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Irma S. Buchman

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Faith UCC

Irma S. Buchman, 88, formerly of Center Valley and Coopersburg, died Jan. 1, 2019, in Phoebe Home, Allentown.

She was the wife of the late George F. Buchman.

Born Oct. 22, 1930, in Whitehall, she was the daughter of the late Howard J. and Beatrice S. (Yocum) Rhoads.

She was employed at the former Emmaus Telephone Co. and M.S. Young, Allentown, before retiring.

She was a member of Faith United Church of Christ, Center Valley.

She will always be remembered for her care for animals and in particular, dogs.

Her survivors include several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by sisters Joan A. Gillespie and Leah A. Ruth.

Expressions of sympathy may be made at

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

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