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Dale T. Krum Sr.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

assembler at Mack Trucks

Dale T. Krum Sr., 83, of Schnecksville, died March 13, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife Bertha M. (Wirth) Krum were married more than 51 years.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Norman E. Sr. and Helen M. (Hertzog) Krum.

Before retiring in 1998, he was an assembler at Mack Trucks for 28 years.

Before that, he was an auto mechanic with excellent skills.

He attended St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Whitehall.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

He will always be remembered for spending time with his family whether he was taking them camping or cross-country in an RV, working on a project, fishing, listening to country music or watching NASCAR or an episode of The Honeymooners.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by sons David M. and his wife, Cindy, of Schnecksville, Dale T. Jr. of Allentown; and grandchildren Bryan and Megan. He was predeceased by his brother Norman E. Jr.

Contributions may be made to his grandchildren’s PA 529 education account, c/o a family member and mailed to the funeral home, 1625 W. Highland St., Allentown, PA 18102.

Arrangements made by Trexler Funeral Home, Allentown.