Ann E. Doebler, 84, of Lewisburg and formerly of Watsontown, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 25, 2023 at Evangelical Community Hospital.
Born August 30, 1938 in Sunbury, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Frances (Malone) Isenberg. On May 2, 1969 she married Robert W. Doebler and together they celebrated 40 years of marriage, until his passing on February 18, 2009.
Ann was a 1956 graduate of Sunbury High School. She worked for Pennsylvania House Furniture, International Paper, and McClure Furniture. She was a former president for the Montgomery House Library. Ann was a member of the Susquehanna Arts Society, Wednesday Quilt Group, and Shamokin Art Friends.
Ann was an avid reader loving to learn about World History and reading Russian Literature. She enjoyed arts and fabrics, as well as listening to Frank Sinatra, Louis Armstrong, and Patsy Cline. Ann also enjoyed all of her house plants. She was also known for making Fidget Quilts for Riverwoods in Lewisburg, and was feature on WNEP-16 for providing the quilts for seniors. She also helped in making floats for Riverwoods to use in parades.
She is survived by her two sons and daughters-in-law: Matthew W. and Kim Doebler of Lewisburg; Dana K. and Sue Wilt of Lamar; three daughters and sons-in-law: Andrea L. and Greg Brouse, Turbotville, Joni and Mike Kling, Lexington, KY, Mollie and Dwayne McCollough, of Prosper, TX; eight grandchildren: Adam and Ellen Kling, Lance and Kelly Wilt, Ashley Hummel, Todd Brouse, and Morgan Mattern and Lesleigh Doebler; seven great-grandchildren: Layla Wilt, Anson Hummel, Calvin Hummel, Alexis Mattern, Emma Mattern, Farrah Smith, and Vaughn Smith; and one brother: Richard (Judy) Isenberg, of West Milton.
Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her three brothers: Harry, Thomas, and James Isenberg; and two sisters: Harriet Hoover and Peg Kramer
The family is planning a celebration of life at a later date. Burial will be held privately in Watsontown Cemetery.
In leiu of flowers the family suggest donation in her memory to be made to the Montgomery House Library, 20 Church Street, McEwensville, Pa 17749.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Brooks Funeral Home & Cremation Svc PC, 124 Main Street, Watsontown. To share a memory or condolence with the family, please visit www.wfbrooksfuneralhome.com
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