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Ronald C. Sechler Ronald C. Sechler

Ronald C. Sechler

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Union UCC

Ronald C. Sechler, 85, of Orefield, died on Dec. 31, 2018, in At Home at Parkland, Schnecksville.

He and his wife Marilyn L. (Remaley) Sechler were married 63 years last July 2.

Born Dec. 16, 1933, in Fogelsville, he was the son of the late Henry and Grace (Klotz) Sechler.

A two-term road supervisor, he worked for North Whitehall Township for 15 years.

He was a member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, Community Fire Company No. 1, Schnecksville, and the Fogelsville Fire Company.

In addition, he was a life member of the Copeechan Fish and Game Club, Schnecksville.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter Diane M., wife of Dean R. Schaller, of Schnecksville; son Daniel R. at home; grandsons Jeremy and Brendan; great-granddaughters Emily and Samantha; and several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by siblings Dale, Leanna and Lealand.

Expressions of sympathy may be made 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 were made by Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., Schnecksville.