Ashton Funeral Home


Alverta Anna Woodring

July 20, 2017

Alverta Anna Woodring

Alverta Anna Woodring, 86 of Mt. Bethel, PA died Thursday, July 20, 2017 at her daughter’s home in Annandale, NJ. Born November 11, 1930 in Drakestown, NJ she was a daughter of the late Elmer T. and Leonora Anna (Dilley) Kilts. A 1948 graduate of Hackettstown High School she was employed by Lehigh Cordage in Allentown before retiring.  She was also a Girl Scout Leader in Allentown  and PUMP food pantry volunteer in Mt. Bethel.

She is survived by her daughter: Denise Schoch and her husband Keith; brother: Elmer David Kilts; sisters: Elizabeth O’Connor, Louise Simoniz, Bernice Fisher, Charlotte Snyder, Irene Smith; and 2 grandsons: Kyle and Joshua Schoch. She was predeceased by her husband James E. in 1984 and son Wayne E. in 1960.

Services are 10:30 AM Tuesday (July 25) in the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton with visitation 6 PM to 7:30 PM Monday in the funeral home. Interment is in Northampton Memorial Shrine.

Memorial contributions may be made to Easter Seals, March of Dimes, Boys Town of Omaha or the Hunterdon Hospice.

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  1. Donna Daku

    July 24, 2017 at 8:56 am

    Denise and family,
    I would like to send my many condolences to you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.


  2. James Kluska

    July 24, 2017 at 10:10 am

    Denise and family,
    May the Lord our God bless Alverta and hold her in the Palm of His Hand now and always. My deepest sympathy to you all.

  3. Steve & Margaret Drew

    July 24, 2017 at 1:12 pm

    Denise, Keith, Kyle and Josh,
    We’re so sorry to hear of your loss. May words of comfort rest gently upon your heart, and in time may they become words of healing. You’re in our thoughts and prayers.
    All our love and deepest sympathy,
    Steve and Margaret

  4. Barb Ball

    July 24, 2017 at 1:17 pm

    Denise and family,
    So sorry to hear of your Mom’s passing. You are in my thoughts.

  5. Marlene Rush

    July 24, 2017 at 1:48 pm

    Denise and Family,

    So sorry to hear of your mother’s passing. I will keep you and you family in my thoughts and prayers.

    God Bless,

  6. Jessie and Bunny Mygatt

    July 25, 2017 at 9:17 am

    To Denise and Family,

    We are just seeing of your Mother’s home going. Time doesn’t let us get to you but our prayers are with you and our door is open. We are sure Aunt Ella was there to
    greet your dear Mother as she came home.

    Our love to you,

    Jessie and Bunny