, 83 of Birdsboro, PA died on Friday, August 16, 2019, at Wyomissing Nursing & Rehab Ctr. in Reading, PA. Born in Port Allegany, PA, she was the daughter of the late Richard Leroy Covey and Molly (Busch) Covey. She was the wife of Karl Louis Filachek.
In earlier years Colleen was a RN at the former Philadelphia General Hospital. She was a member of Immaculate Conception RC Church, Douglassville, PA and a member of the church choir. Colleen collected Oyster Plates, Read Biographies and enjoyed cooking.
Surviving along with her husband are daughters, Khris wife of Thomas Butt of Langhorne, PA and Eileen Filachek at home, brother, Richard L., Jr. husband of Joyce Covey, of Harrisburg, PA, sister, Dolores wife of Paul Danville of Coos Bay, OR; 3 grandchildren, Kimberly, Matthew and Jillian Butt.
She was predeceased by daughter, Colleen M. Hess.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, Aug. 27, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Immaculate Conception RC Church, 905 Chestnut St., (Union Twp.) Douglassville, PA. Friends and Relatives may attend the visitation from 10 am to 11 am at the church.
Burial will be private at the convenience of the family
Contributions may be made to the Philadelphia Police Survivors, 11630 Caroline Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19154 or the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517, Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517