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Ruth D. Heintzelman

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Emmanuel's Lutheran Church

Ruth D. Heintzelman, 92, formerly of Northampton, died Jan. 31, 2013, in Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth.

She was the wife of the late Luther C. Heintzelman.

Born Sept. 4, 1920, in Lehigh Township, she was the daughter of the late Elwood T. and Minnie C. (Benninger) Deibert.

She was a member of Emmanuel's Lutheran Church, Bath.

Her survivors include a daughter, Shirley A., wife of Ronald P. Kozo of Allentown; brother Elwood W. Deibert of Allentown; seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by children Robert L. Heintzelman and Grace I. Schilling; siblings Harry F. Deibert, Roy C. Deibert and Grace M. Reinert.

Expressions of sympathy may be recorded at

Memorial contributions may be made to the church memorial fund c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.

Arrangements made by Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., Schnecksville.