Northwestern Press

Thursday, April 18, 2019

Helen May Mosser

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Ebenezer UCC

Helen May Mosser, 91, of New Tripoli, died on Feb. 20, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.

Her husband, Charles H. Mosser, died in 1982.

Born March 26, 1927, in West Penn Township, she was a daughter of the late Elbert F. and Katie (Daubenspeck) Womer.

She attended Tamaqua High School.

She worked alongside her husband on their farm in Lynn Township and previously worked at the former Atlas Powder Company, Reynolds.

A past member of the Claussville Garden Club, she was a member of Ebenezer United Church of Christ, New Tripoli.

Edward A. Hartman

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Cathedral St. Catherine of Siena

Edward A. Hartman, 93, died on Feb. 24, 2019, in Blanco, N.M.

He was the son of the late Edward A. and Mary (Donahue) Hartman.

He and his wife Margaret M. (Schmidt) Hartman were married 61 years.

He was the manager of IVB Bank and vice president and branch manager of First Union Bank, Allentown.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Farmington, N.M., and Cathedral St. Catherine of Siena, Allentown.

He was a member of the radio club in Farmington and an Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister.

Donald C. Bowers

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Union UCC

Donald C. Bowers, 72, of Kunkletown, formerly of Slatington, died Feb. 25, 2019, in his home.

He and his wife Donna M. (Blose) Bowers were married 44 years last May 18.

Born Sept. 11, 1946, in Newside, he was the son of the late Harry and Dorothy (Kemp) Bowers.

He worked in the Ingot and Mold Foundry at the former Bethlehem Steel Corp. for 30 years.

He was a member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs.

Roger L. Anthony

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

worked at HCSC

Roger L. Anthony, 65, formerly of Bake Oven Road, Gemansville, died Feb. 18, 2019, in ManorCare Health Services, Allentown.

Born Feb. 20, 1953, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Kenneth G. and Betty J. (Parry) Anthony.

He prepared laundry for various hospitals in Lehigh, Northampton and Carbon counties for several years at HCSC.

His survivors include a sister Kim L. Dirnbeck and her husband, Eduard, of Slatington.

Expressions of sympathy may be made at heintzelmancares.com.

Violet A. Baer

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

crossing guard at Schnecksville Elementary

Violet A. Baer, 92, formerly of Schnecksville, died Feb. 20, 2019, in Phoebe Home, Allentown.

She was the wife of the late Richard T. Baer.

Born July 17, 1926, in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Earl H. and Emma E. (Neff) Werley.

She was a crossing guard at Schnecksville Elementary School in the Parkland School District, for 35 years before retiring in 1999.

A member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, she served with Helping Hands and the Fellowship Committee.

Linda C. Klotz

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

residential advisor at Job Corps

Linda C. Klotz, 71, of Macungie, formerly of Hazleton, died Feb. 24, 2019, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

She was the domestic partner of Carol M. Passaro with whom she resided.

Born Nov. 8, 1947, in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Melvin F. and Annie M. (Bittner) Klotz.

She was a residential advisor at Job Corps in Drums for 15 years before retiring.

Before that, she worked at St. Luke’s Nursing Home, Hazleton, The Lutheran Home at Topton, and Cloud Nine Pet Cemetery.

Theresa M. Kimock

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

seamstress for Hess’s

Theresa M. Kimock, 88, of South Whitehall Township, died Feb. 17, 2019, in Phoebe Home, Allentown.

Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Mary (Cserensitz) Schwartz.

A member of Cathedral Church of St. Catharine of Siena, Allentown, she faithfully attended Mass and sang with the choir.

She was a seamstress for Hess’s, retired from AT&T, Allentown, and was employed by Giant after retirement.

She will be remembered as a strong, loving and giving woman.

Genevieve Nickischer

Wednesday, February 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

43-year career in education

Genevieve Nickischer of Lehigh Township died Feb. 13, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital.

A 41-month survivor of non-small cell and small cell lung cancer, she was 68.

She and her husband Daniel A. Nickischer were married 42 years.

Having a wonderful life, she grew up in Aliquippa, the daughter of the late Vincent and Mary Sercel.

She was a dancer and a dance teacher. Voted “The Person Most Fun to Be With,” by her senior class, she kept this title for the rest of her life.

She was a graduate of both Kutztown and Lehigh universities.