Lois H. Reichard

Lois H. Reichard


Lois Houk Reichard, 86, of Berkeley Springs, died Monday, July 29, 2019 at the Hospice of the Panhandle Inpatient Facility, Kearneysville.

Born June 26, 1933 in Baltimore, Md., she was the daughter of the late George Edward and Bernice Laura Trimper Houk.

She was a member of Greenwood United Methodist Church, where she sang in the choir and was active in the United Methodist Woman of the church.

She graduated from Catonsville High School and earned her Master’s degree in teaching from Towson Education.

She was a member of the Master Gardener’s of Morgan County, Maryland Retired Teachers Association and Harford County Retired Teachers Association.

She liked embroidery, flower gardening and arranging and oil paintings.

She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Evan Lawrence Reichard at home; two children, Karl Reichard, State College, Pa. and Laura Reichard Goodman, Emmaus, Pa.; one brother, George Houk III, Berkeley Springs; three grandchildren, Ronald Odachowski, Jr., Tacoma, Wash., Jesse Reichard, Naples, Fla. and Eric Reichard, State College and several nieces and nephews.

Celebration of Life services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, October 5 at Greenwood United Methodist Church, 12031 Winchester Grade Road, Berkeley Springs with Pastor Lloyd McCanna officiated. Burial will be in Greenwood Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to Hospice of the Panhandle, 330 Hospice Lane, Kearneysville, WV 25430.

Arrangements are being handled by Helsley-Johnson Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 95 Union Street, Berkeley Springs.