Theresa A. Molter, 64, of 121 Indian Run Road Danville PA died on Saturday,
March 7, 2015 at her home. She was born February 25, 1951 in Baltimore MD
the daughter of the late Richard and Anna May Dauber Dannettel.
was married to her loving husband of 38 years, Pastor Greg Molter of St.
Paul's - Emmanuel United Methodist Church. They were married July 9, 1977.
Theresa lived in the Danville area since 1996. During the first 22 years of
marriage, she was a military wife, serving as the mainstay of the family.
While stationed at Dover AFB, DE, Theresa managed a convenience store/gas
station for several years and went back to school to complete her high
school education. During that busy time of her life, she cared for her only
son along with numerous other children she had a part in raising.
1996, Theresa was given guardianship of her two eldest granddaughters and
then moved the family to Danville. Once here, she worked for Leighow Fuels
before becoming an aide in the Danville Middle School.
was elected as auditor of Derry Township and served as Chairman of the
Auditor Committee for several years. Theresa also served as
secretary/treasurer of the Challenger Division of the Danville Area Little
Throughout her life, Theresa enjoyed shopping, eating out and quality time
spent at the family condo. Theresa was also a collector of pigs with a last
toll of over 5,000 pigs in her collection which dominated her home. Her
favorite color was purple and she was a music fan of gospel and rock and
roll. Some of her greatest enjoyments in life were spending time with her
grandchildren and her great-grandchild, all of whom she adored.
addition to her husband she is survived by one son, Melvin Richard Barnhart
and his wife Jessica and their children Gregory and Meghan of Dover
Delaware; her adopted son, Derrick Ian Deziel and his wife Marisa and their
children Kayla, Breanna and Connor Jack of Washougal, Washington;
granddaughter Amanda L. Maculloch and her husband John of Danville PA and
granddaughter Heather Brown and her son Brandon of Bloomsburg PA.
also survived by four brothers; Henry and his wife Marilyn of Lawton, Iowa;
James and his wife Tyra of Arizona City, Arizona; William (Ricky) and his
wife Nancy of Baltimore MD and Edward and his wife Mary of Westminster MD;
one sister, Mary Howell and her husband Charles of Felton DE. Also
surviving are 12 nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Memorial Service to be held
Saturday, March 14, 2015 at 1:00 PM at St. Paul's - Emmanuel United
Methodist Church 305 Pine Street Danville PA with the Reverend Thomas
Salsgiver, District Superintendant of Lewisburg District of the Susquehanna
Conference officiating. Burial will be private at the convenience of the
family. Friends will be received from 10:00 AM until 12:45 PM at the
church. The family will provide flowers. Memorial contributions may be
made to the church or Challenger Division of the Danville Area Little
League PO Box 224 Danville PA 17821.
Arrangements are under the direction of Visneski Funeral Home, Inc. 10 West
Mahoning Street Danville PA. www.visneski.com