Shirley Ann (Gaugler) Noble

Shirley Ann (Gaugler) Noble, 93, formerly of Douglassville, Union Twp., PA passed away on Sunday, August 7, 2022, at Keystone Villa at Ephrata. Born in Pottstown, PA she was the daughter of the late John S. and Zelma (Pence) Gaugler. She was the widow of Francis S. “Punky” Noble.

Shirley was employed as an Administrator for the IGA in Birdsboro, PA for many years. She loved dogs and music. She served as the organist for the First Church of the Brethren in Pottstown and Temple UM Church in Unionville.

Surviving Shirley are her 3 sons: Jason F. Noble of Elizabethtown, PA, John W. Noble, husband of Janet of Birdsboro, PA. and James A. Noble, husband of Louise of Cripple Creek, CO; step-sister: Audrey Adams of Zion Hill, PA 5 grandchildren, and 7 great grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her brother: Robert Gaugler and her stepfather: Alfred S. George.

Services will be private at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Coventry Church of the Brethren online at or mail to 946 Keen St. Pottstown, PA 19465.