Gladys L. Schott

Gladys L. (Bertolet) Schott, 93, of Pottstown, PA passed away on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at Pottstown Hospital – Tower Health. She was the wife of the late Roland Schott who passed in 1991.


Born in Pottstown, PA on November 9, 1924, Gladys was the daughter of the late Leon and Pauline (Burgoyne) Bertolet.


Gladys spent a lot of time in the community, working at PTA and Cub Scouts. She was a member of St. James Lutheran Church. She enjoyed sewing, reading, and traveling.


She is survived by four sons, Philip Schott, husband of Leona, Birdsboro, PA; Chris Schott, Boyertown, PA; Gregory Schott, husband of Debra, Robesonia, PA; and Timothy Richards, husband of Carol, Sarasota, FL; grandchildren, Ashley, Bradley, and Tammy; great-grandchildren, Kaiden and Kellan; and three sisters, Fay Saylor, Phyllis Lengyel and Marjorie Farrell.


In addition to her husband and parents she is predeceased by one grandson, Ryan Schott and one sister, Dorothy Wien.


A viewing will take place on Thursday, January 25, 2018 from 10-11 am at St. James Lutheran Church, 1101 E. High St., Pottstown, PA 19464. A Funeral Service will follow at 11 am. Interment will take place after the service at Mt. Zion Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Gladys’ memory to St. James Lutheran Church. Online condolences may be made to the family at