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Tuesday, August 21, 2018

Kenneth L. Moyer

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Jordan Lutheran Church

Kenneth L. Moyer, 93, of Schnecksville, died Oct. 22, 2012, in his home.

He was the husband of the late Faye A. (Clause) Moyer.

Born May 8, 1919, in Monterey, Berks County, he was the son of the late Claude and Carrie (Moyer) Moyer.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II achieving the rank of master sergeant.

As a member of the Gemological Institute of America and a certified gemologist and appraiser, he owned and operated the former K.L. Moyer Jeweler, Schnecksville and Allentown, for 30 years before retiring in 2007.

Christopher Scot Lloyd II

Thursday, October 25, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

resided in South Whitehall

Christopher Scot Lloyd II, 31, of South Whitehall Township, died Sept. 15, 2012.

He was the son of Joel W. and Lucille D. (Geist) Maletsky.

A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 11 a.m. Nov. 10, at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, 4102 S. Church St., Whitehall.

Memorials in his name maybe made payable to the ALS Association, an organization he strongly supported, c/o Trexler Funeral Home, 1625 Highland St., Allentown, PA 18102.

Grace B. Reinert

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Weisenberg Lutheran Church

Grace B. Reinert, 74, of Fogelsville, died Oct. 16, 2012, in St. Luke's Hospice House, Bethlehem.

She was the widow of Reynold G. Reinert.

Born in Alburtis, she was a daughter of Rachel (Ruppert) Kratzer of Kutztown and the late Franklin Kratzer.

She was an Avon representative in the Lehigh Valley for 41 years.

Prior to that, she worked at the former Kutztown Shoe Co.

She was a member of the Weisenberg-Lowhill Historical Society, the Seipstown Grange and Weisenberg Lutheran Church, New Tripoli.

She enjoyed baking and traveling.

Alfred F. Barone Jr.

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

employed at Mack Trucks Inc.

Alfred F. Barone Jr., 84, of Schnecksville, and Winter Haven, Fla., died Oct. 12, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He was the husband of Ida (Latsch) Follweiler Barone and the late Grace I. (Kleppinger) Barone.

Born Oct. 28, 1927, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Rose (Kopfer) Villa and Alfred F. Barone Sr.

During World War II, he served in the Merchant Marines.

He was employed at Mack Trucks Inc., Macungie, for 25 years before retiring in 1987.

He attended Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Whitehall.

Helen Jones

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Jacob's Church

Helen Jones, 85, of Breinigsville, formerly of New Tripoli, died Oct. 14, 2012, in her home.

She and her husband Theron J. Jones, celebrated their 52nd wedding anniversary in May.

Born in Reading, she was a daughter of the late William and Anna (Petrow) Zana.

During her early years, she was educated in both American and Greek schools.

She was a supervisor for the former Western Electric Co., in Laureldale, during the 1950s and later a floor worker for the former Fernbrook Manufacturing Co., Neffs, for 20 years before retiring in 1987.

Nancy M. Beitler

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

Kutztown University graduate

Nancy M. Beitler, 59, of Fogelsville, died peacefully Oct. 16, 2012, with family members by her side.

She was the loving wife of Edward Beitler for 33 years last April.

Born in Reading, she was the daughter of the late Frederick J. and Rita L. (Gallagher) Braun.

A proud graduate of Muhlenberg High School and Kutztown University, she was a longtime employee of Kutztown Publishing Co. and a customer service representative for Blue Cross Health Insurance.

Helen S. Follweiler

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

faithful member of Jacob's Church

Helen S. Follweiler, 97, of Allentown, formerly of Hamburg and New Tripoli, died Oct. 10, 2012.

She was the wife of the late Elwood W. Follweiler.

Born March 31, 1915, in Lynn Township, she was the daughter of the late Francis W. Sittler and Mary R. (Gildner) Sittler.

She and her husband were farmers in Lynn Township for 33 years before retiring in 1964.

She was a past member of the Ontelaunee Lioness Club, New Tripoli, and the Kitchen Kadoodlers Band, sponsored by the Lehigh County Farmers Association.

Dorothy Mae Kohler

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Egypt Community Church

Dorothy Mae Kohler, 84, of Schnecksville, died Oct. 13, 2012, in Phoebe Home, Allentown.

She was the wife of the late Joseph P. Kohler, who died March 28.

Born May 24, 1928, in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Alfred J. and Anna (Beil) Beltz.

As a young adult, she was employed as a legal transcriptionist.

Later she was a secretary at the former Hess's Department Store, Allentown.

She also assisted her husband with bookkeeping for the family business, Geo. A. Kohler & Bro., Egypt.

She was a member of Egypt Community Church, Whitehall.

Henry L. Tolotti

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

served on S. Whitehall Board of Authority

Henry L. Tolotti, 67, of South Whitehall Township, died Oct. 8, 2012, in his home.

He and his wife Rita L. (Wirth) Tolotti were married 33 years.

Born in Brockton, he was the son of the late Henry and Mary (Bonschak) Tolotti.

Since the late 1970s, he worked in the financial industry, lastly as a senior vice president of Wells Fargo Bank, Allentown, until retiring in 2007.

He served on the South Whitehall Township Board of Authority from 1996-2010.

Paul K. Lauchnor

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

self-employed farmer

Paul K. Lauchnor, 97, formerly of Neffs, died Oct. 9, 2012, in Fellowship Manor, Whitehall, where he resided.

He was the husband of the late Martha S. (Hensinger) Lauchnor.

Born May 3, 1915, in Washington Township, he was the son of the late Edwin A. and Cora (Kern) Lauchnor.

He was a self-employed farmer in Washington Township for 55 years before retiring.

A road supervisor for Washington Township, he was active in the life of his church and community.