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Irene R. (Berger) Enck

February 14, 1933 ~ January 29, 2018 (age 84)

Irene R. “Cookie” Enck, 84, formerly of Palmyra passed away Monday, January 29, 2018 at Hill Farm Estate, Annville.


Born February 14, 1933 in Schuylkill Haven, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Ruth (Super) Berger and was also preceded in death by granddaughter Taryn Enck and siblings Leah Littrel, Alice Corby, Clayton Berger and Harrison Berger.


She was devoted to her family and enjoyed friends, entertaining, horticulture and travel.  Cookie was known for her steadfast faith in Jesus Christ as evidenced by her willingness to serve her church and community.  As an active church member, she contributed to many ministries such as Women’s Guild, fundraising, Sunday school, mission trips, and dinner theaters.  Cookie was a volunteer at Hershey museum and theater.  She was most recently a member of First United Methodist Church, Palmyra.


Surviving are her husband of 64 years Barry E. Enck; children Douglas, husband of Patricia Enck of Mechanicsburg, Melissa, wife of Keith Woomer of Bethany Beach, Delaware, Brigham, husband of Catherine Enck of Montauk, New York and Christine Enck of Palmyra; grandchildren Heather Enck, Nathan Enck, Tristan Enck, Brandon Wert, Meaghan Goga, Nicole Garrity, Collin Woomer, Nicholas Woomer, Abigail Cassese, Amanda Feta, Anderson Hollenbach, and Megan Herlihy; and great grandchildren Isabella, Giavonni, Ansley, Rory, Madison, Jacob, and Collin, Jr.


A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Thursday, February 1, 2018 at her church, 520 East Birch Street, Palmyra preceded by a viewing beginning at 10:00 AM.  Interment will be in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.


In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, 520 East Birch Street, Palmyra, PA 17078 or Hospice For All Season, 280 South Hill Drive, Grantville, PA 17028.

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