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Shirley A. (Buch) Rosenberg

August 11, 1932 ~ September 3, 2019 (age 87)


Shirley A. (Buch) Rosenberg, 87, of Bechtelsville, passed away on Tuesday, September 3, 2019 at the Lutheran Home at Topton.

Born August 11, 1932 in Lancaster, PA, she was the daughter of the late Dorothy (Adams) and Arthur Buch. She and her husband, Richard Rosenberg, were married on June 11, 1960 and enjoyed 59 loving years of marriage.

Shirley worked for many years in newspaper advertising with the Bethlehem Globe Times and The Morning Call. She also worked as a teacher’s aide for the Willingboro School District in Burlington County, NJ.

Shirley was a 1950 graduate of Allen High School, Allentown and attended the Charles Morris Price School of Advertising and Journalism, Philadelphia. She was an artist who enjoyed painting and drawing and was an avid reader. Shirley loved sweets, but her favorite hobby was caring for the love of her life, Richard.

Surviving in addition to her husband, Richard, are her children, Cathy A. (Sperlbaum) Banks, wife of Douglas Banks, Rocky Mount, NC and Michael R. Rosenberg, widower of Donna (Richardson) Rosenberg, Florence, NJ. She is also survived by her grandchildren, Jessica, Drew, Chelsea, Michelle and Savanna and her great-grandchildren, Christopher, Meghan, Emma, Andrew, Jacob, Mason and Brody.

Services for Shirley will be private.

Walbert Funeral Home & Cremation Services, PC, Fleetwood, is honored to be caring for Shirley and her family. Online condolences may be offered at

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