Myrtle M. Kindt, 86, Donald Kindt Paint & Wallpaper manager, enjoyed cooking, gardening

By on April 11, 2018

Myrtle M. Kindt, 86, resident of Ephrata Manor, formerly of Reinholds, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2018.

Myrtle was a daughter of the late Frank K. and Nora (Heilinger) Frederick. Married 63 years, she was the loving wife of Donald R. Kindt, who passed in 2012.

Myrtle worked with her husband as the shop manager of the family business, Donald Kindt Paint & Wallpaper. She was an avid gardener and enjoyed cooking. Myrtle was happiest when spending time with her family.

She is survived by three children: Donald L. Sr. (Judy A. Steely) Kindt of Reinholds, Donna E. (Robert) Starr of Ephrata, and Denise L. (Kevin P.) Shimp of Stevens; five grandchildren, and eight great grandchildren.

Myrtle is predeceased by her son: Ronald L. Kindt; sisters: Cordelia Miller, Darcey Dinger, Sallie Hackman; twin sister: Myrl M. Burkholder; and brothers: Roy H. Frederick and Franklin A. Frederick.

The funeral will be Monday, April 16, at 10 a.m. in Ephrata Manor Chapel, 99 Bethany Road, Ephrata, with a visitation prior from 9 to 10 a.m. in the chapel. Interment with committal service will be at 3 p.m. in Millbach Cemetery, Newmanstown.

Rather than flowers, consider contributions to Speranza Animal Rescue, 1216 Brandt Road, Mechanicsburg, PA 17055; or the Parkinson Foundation, at

Good Sipler Funeral & Cremation Centre, of Reamstown is honored to serve the Kindt family. Condolences may be share at

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