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Delbert D. Woodward Jr.

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

billing coordinator at Miller-Keystone

Delbert D. "Chip" Woodward Jr. 54, of Germansville, died Jan. 20, 2013 in his home.

He and his wife Deborah A. Wesoly-Woodward celebrated their 21st wedding anniversary May 24, 2012.

Born Dec. 20, 1958, in Meadville, Crawford County, he was the son of the late Delbert D. Sr. and Zelah (Rasey) Woodward.

He was the billing coordinator at Miller-Keystone Blood Center, Bethlehem, for the past two years.

Prior to that, he was the director of financial aid at American Public University.

David F. Cressman

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

operated Ironton Livery and Coach

David F. Cressman, 76, of Allentown, died Jan. 20, 2013, in Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital, Bethlehem.

Born in Breinigsville, he was a son of the late Wilbur and Hilda (Frantz) Cressman.

He and his wife Doris (Reppert) Cressman celebrated their 51st anniversary in July 2012.

For the past 25 years, he operated Ironton Livery and Coach. Prior to that, he was a carpenter.

He was a member of Heritage Baptist Church, Orefield.

He also was a member of Carriage Operators of North America and the American Morgan Horse Association.

He was an Army veteran.

Mary L. Lellyo

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Orefield

Mary L. Lellyo, 80, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 20, 2013, in her home.

She and her husband Charles R. Lellyo celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary May 14, 2012.

Born Dec. 9, 1932, in Orefield, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Lulu (Schrader) Laudenslager.

She was the manager of food services at B Braun Medical, Allentown, for 26 years before retiring in 1995.

She was a member of St. John's Windish Evangelical Lutheran Church, Bethlehem.

She will be forever remembered as a loving wife, devoted mother and caring grandmother.

Robert E. Sulzer

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

life member of Copeechan Fish and Game

Robert E. Sulzer, 75, of Schnecks-ville, died Jan. 14, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife Shirley A. (Oswald) Sulzer celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary last April 20.

Born April 11, 1937, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edward Sr. and Anna (Gerlach) Sulzer.

A member of the Sheet Metal Workers Union Local 19, he worked in constructions for 30 years before retiring in 1987.

Clarence H. W. Roth

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

UCC member of Ziegels Church

Clarence H. W. Roth, 99, formerly of Germansville, died Jan. 16, 2013, in Cedarbrook, South Whitehall, where he was residing.

He was the husband of the late Bertha M. (Stettler) Roth.

Born Nov. 22, 1913, in Center Valley, he was the son of the late Frank and Annie (Ludwig) Roth.

He worked at the former Walter K. Long Feed Mill in Chapmans until retiring.

Prior to that, he was a farmer on the Howard E.H. Stettler Farm, South Whitehall Township.

He was a member of the United Church of Christ congregation of Ziegels Union Church, Brein-igsville.

William L. Damiano

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

founder of Premise Maid Candies

William L. Damiano, 77, founder of Premise Maid Candies, Brein-igsville, died Jan. 19, 2013, in the Hospice Unit of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, after battling Parkinson's disease for 29 years.

He and his wife Frances (Cannariato) Damiano were married 54 years last October.

Born in Nesquehoning, he was the son of the late Anthony and Carmella (Cardinale) Damiano.

He was a professional and chemical engineer for Air Products and Chemicals, Trexlertown, receiving a Master's degree in business administration from Lehigh University.

Donald R. Kunkle

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of New Jerusalem Zion UCC

Donald R. Kunkle, 79, of Krumsville, Berks County, died Jan. 11, 2013 in his home.

He and his wife Betty J. ( Burkhart) Kunkle celebrated their 48th wedding anniversary in August 2012.

Born in Weisenberg Township, he was a son of the late Harold and Verna (Snyder) Kunkle.

He was a tow motor operator at the Glen-Gery Brick Co., Shoemakersville, from 1955 until retiring in 1985.

He honorably served his country as a member of the U.S Army and Army Reserves from 1956-62.

He was a member of New Jerusalem Zion UCC, Krumsville.

Barry Lee Stephen

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

attended Haven House

Barry Lee Stephen, 60, of Schnecksville, died on Jan. 14, 2013, in Palmerton Hospital.

Born March 1, 1952, in Northampton, he was the son of Alice M. (Good) Stephen with whom he resided and the late Ernest C. Stephen.

He attended Haven House, Allentown.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by siblings Richard A. of Bangor, Barbara A. DeFrain of Schnecksville, Janice L. Meinhart of New Tripoli, Jane M. Stephen of Allentown; several nieces and nephews.

Expressions of sympathy may be recorded at heintzelmancares.com.

Judith S. Schaffer

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Ziegels UCC

Judith S. Schaffer, 62, of Breinigs-ville, died Jan. 12, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

She was the wife of Dennis D. Schaffer for 21 years last March.

Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Virginia (Mohr) Kloiber of Fogelsville and the late John Kloiber.

A member of Ziegels United Church of Christ, Breinigsville, she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and enjoyed scrapbooking.

Debra A. Kocher

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Orefield Athletic Association

Debra A. Kocher, 49, of Allentown, died Jan. 15, 2013, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

She and her husband James C. Kocher celebrated their 26th wedding anniversary June 14, 2012.

Born Sept. 22, 1963, in Allentown, she was the daughter of Herbert E. Oswald of New Tripoli and Anna M. (Kiser) Neulin of Allentown.

She was a seafood manager at the former Laneco, Dorneyville, for 15 years last working in 2001.