Northwestern Press

Wednesday, January 23, 2019

Edwin D. Moyer Jr.

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Boy Scout Troop leader

Edwin D. Moyer Jr., 87, of Macungie, formerly of Lyons, died April 10, 2013, in Phoebe Home, Allentown.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edwin D. Sr. and Mabel (Fehnel) Moyer.

He was a machinist for the former Fuller, Co., Allentown, for 20 years before retiring in 1992.

Prior to that, he worked for the former Lehigh Portland Cement Co., Fogelsville.

He was a Troop leader for the Boy Scouts and Explorers in Fogelsville.

He honorably and faithfully served in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was of the Protestant faith.

Carol M. Albright

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Weisenberg Lutheran Church

Carol M. Albright, 54, of New Tripoli, died April 11, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

The wife of James F. Albright, she was the loving mother of Erin M. Albright.

Born Dec. 18, 1958, in Allentown, she was the daughter of Sophie (Sirko) Terleski of Whitehall and the late George Terleski.

She was formerly employed at Simplex Grinnell and Kraft Foods.

She was a member of the Weisenberg Lutheran Church, New Tripoli.

Verna A. Cosmos

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Cedar UCC, Cetronia

Verna A. Cosmos, 79, of Wescosville, died on April 7, 2013, at home.

She and her husband Donald J. Cosmos were married 50 years last June.

Born in Upper Macungie Township, she was a daughter of the late Welton W. and Alma V. (Reinert) Haas.

She worked for Day-Timer, Lower Macungie Township. for 25 years before retiring in 1994.

She was a member of Cedar United Church of Christ, Cetronia.

Joan A. Grim

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

1960 Northwestern Lehigh graduate

Joan A. Grim, 70, of Germansville, died on April 3, 2013, in her home.

She and her husband Larry L. Grim celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary last April 15.

Born Nov. 25, 1942, in Slatedale, she was the daughter of the late Laird B. and Lydia C. (Balliet) Creitz.

A 1960 graduate of Northwestern Lehigh High School, she was a teller at New Tripoli Bank for 25 years before retiring in 2001.

She was a member of the United Church of Christ congregation of Heidelberg Union Church, Heidelberg Township, where she formerly served on the consistory.

Brian L. Martin

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

2003 graduate of Parkland High School

Brian L. Martin, 27, from Schnecksville, died April 5, 2013, in his home.

Born April 26, 1985, in Allentown, he was the son of Lee R. and Carol K. Martin with whom he resided.

He was employed by Good Shepherd Work Services at Amerisource Bergen.

Prior to that, he worked at Walgreen's Warehouse and Fisher Clinical Service.

A member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, he was a 2003 graduate of Parkland High School.

Wayne A. Herber

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. John's UCC

Wayne A. Herber, 86, of Laurys Station, died April 8, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife Twila V. (Bowman) Herber celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary last Aug. 20.

Born July 17, 1926, in Weisenberg Township, he was the son of the late Warren A. and Annie L. (Frey) Herber.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

A millwright at ConAgra Inc. for 40 years, he retired in 1991.

Charles Richardson

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

served in U.S. Army Air Corps

Charles Richardson, 90, of Fogelsville, formerly of Davenport, Iowa, died April 2, 2013, in Woodland Terrace, Allentown.

Born in Evanston, Ill, he was the son of the late Robert and Jean (MacLeod) Richardson.

He was the founder and former owner of Charles Richardson Co. Inc., a manufacturer's representative company in Davenport.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Army Air Corps as a second lieutenant, during World War II.

Robert B. Lindenmuth

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Robert B. Lindenmuth, 82, of Breinigsville, died April 1, 2013, in Mosser Nursing Home, Trexlertown.

He and his wife Martha P. (Wanfried) Lindenmuth were married more than 57 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Clarence R. and Pearl (Tressler) Lindenmuth.

Before retiring in 1991, he worked for 43 years as a banker at various Allentown branches of the former Meridian Bank.

A member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Trexlertown, he was a former member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, Allentown, where he served as past financial secretary.

Bernard P. Spahitz

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

worked for Bell Telephone

Bernard P. Spahitz, 83, of Tavares, Fla., formerly of Allentown, died March 27, 2013, in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

He was the loving companion of Jacqueline McDaniel of Fern Park, Fla., for 25 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Frank R. and Mary (Feiertag) Spahitz.

He worked for Bell Telephone for many years before retiring.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

Elizabeth M. Cerrone

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

employed part time at former Wood Co.

Elizabeth M. Cerrone, 82, from Allentown, died on March 29, 2013, in the Phoebe Home, Allentown.

She and her husband Anthony J. Cerrone celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary on Jan. 15.

Born Jan. 5, 1931, in Washington Township, she was the daughter of the late Talmidge and Mabel (Strohl) Lever.

She was employed part time at the former Wood Company, Allentown, for five years before retiring.