SPRING GROVE – Jennifer L. Bortner, 36, of Spring Grove, passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017. She was the wife of Arlyn Bortner.
Jennifer was born October 30, 1980 and was the daughter of Jeffrey Bretz of Mount Wolf, and Sondra (Addleman) Zirkle of FL and the step-daughter of Tommie Zirkle also of FL.
She graduated in 1999 from Dover High School in Dover. Jennifer enjoyed birds, photography, playing with her niece and nephews, riding motorcycles, gun enthusiast and living life on the edge.
In addition to her husband, Arlyn, Jennifer was the loving mother of her daughter Alyssa Bortner of Spring Grove, and her son, Cole Bortner of Spring Grove. She is also survived by her sister, Angela Bortner of Dover; her brother Zachary Bretz of Dover; her Paternal grandmother, Dorothy “Dot” Bretz of Mount Wolf; her maternal grandparents, Jerry and Sylvia Addleman of FL and her In-laws, Gary and Debra Bortner of Spring Grove.
Her funeral service will begin at 10:00 AM, Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Visitation will be Thursday, April 27, 2017 from 6;00 to 8:00 PM and Friday, April 28, 2017 from9:30 TO 10:00 AM both at the funeral home. Burial will be in Manchester Union Cemetery. Officiating at the service will be The Reverend Philip Nace.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Diehl Funeral Home to defray the cost of the funeral expenses.