Marilyn M. (Iannelli) Hopple


Marilyn M. (Iannelli) Hopple, 71, of Seyfert, PA passed away on Sunday, April 2, 2023, at Penn State Health St. Joseph’s. Born in Norristown, PA, she was the daughter of the late Salvatore J. and the late Doris (Beard) Iannelli.

Marilyn worked as an instructor for Empire Beauty School for many years, Sales Representative for Van Man Pottstown Pa and Nelson’s Ice Cream / Canning Dept. Royersford Pa. She also volunteered with childhood education in the Reading School District. She enjoyed gardening, camping, being outdoors, painting, arts and crafts and admired the hummingbirds she had at her feeder.

Surviving Marilyn is her son: John R. Hopple, Jr. of Topton, PA; step-daughter: Denise wife of Gary Lewis of Lansdale, PA; her companion: Steve Donton at home; and 2 brothers: Michael Iannelli, husband of Laurel of Lower Alsace Twp., PA and Johnny Iannelli, husband of Chris of Parksburg, PA; her fur babies, Romeo & Gabby.

A Memorial Service will be on Wednesday, April 12, 2023 at 11:00AM at the Dengler Funeral Home, Inc. 144 N. Spruce St. Birdsboro, PA 19508. A visitation will be from 10:30AM-11:00AM prior to the service on Wednesday.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, online at or by mail American Cancer Society P.O. Box 6704, Hagerstown, MD 21741or Animals in Distress, Coopersburg online at or by mail: Animals In Distress P.O. Box 609 Coopersburg, PA 18036.

Dengler Funeral Home, Inc. Birdsboro, PA is in charge of arrangements.