Parkland Press

Monday, June 17, 2019

Anita C. Huenecke

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

career school bus driver

Anita C. Huenecke, 71 years, of Fogelsville, died May 31, 2019.She was the wife of Ronald Laudenslager and the late Mark H. Huenecke.

Anita, known as Dolly, and Mark were married 41 years.

Born in Alexandria, Va. she was a daughter of John and Hope (Millard) Thomas.

She worked for her family’s Mighty Auto Parts dealership, and later sold Barna Log Homes.

Being a career school bus driver in Virginia and for the East Penn School District in Pennsylvania made her the happiest.

Jean Ramey Prevatte

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

grandmother of five

Jean Ramey Prevatte, 75, of Mount Pleasant, S.C., previously from Fogelsville, died on April 23, 2019.

Born July 14, 1943, in East Orange, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Daisy Richardson and Edwin Ramey.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Donald Prevatte, of Mount Pleasant; her children Susan Fong of Charlotte, N.C., and Chad Prevatte of Arvada, Colo.; and five grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her daughter, Leigh Anne Prevatte.

Marian E. Bond

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

rode the Berksy to school

Marian Eliza Bond, 96, a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and longtime resident of Kempton, died May 29, 2019, in Country Meadows, Wyomissing.

She was the widow of Nevin Alfred Bond, who predeceased her on May 24, 1980.

Born Sept. 4, 1922, on the family farm in Jacksonville, she was the daughter and first born of five children of the late Edwin H. and Annie G. (Krick) Fetherolf.

Paul M. Tisdale

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

skilled carpenter

Paul M. Tisdale, 56, of Germansville, died May 29, 2019, in his home with his family at his side.

He was the son of Beverly and the late John R. Tisdale, and the late Elizabeth Tisdale and Warren Place.

A 1980 graduate of Whitehall High School and a 1982 graduate of Williamsport Area Community College, now the Pennsylvania College of Technology, he was a general contractor and skilled carpenter who founded his own company Tools of the Trade in 1995.

Many households across the Lehigh Valley appreciate the results of his handiwork.

Robert N. George

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

1964 Parkland graduate

Robert N. George, 72, of Wichita Falls, Texas, died May 29, 2019, at home.

He and his wife Janice (Beal) George were married 49 years last November.

Born in Lynn Township, he was a son of the late Maurice and Lillie Mae (Merkel) George.

Formerly of Fogelsville, he was a 1964 Parkland High School graduate.

A career Air Force noncommissioned officer, serving during the Vietnam era, he retired in 1987 after 23 years of service.

He met his wife, who was from Bay St. Louis, Miss., while he was stationed at Keesler Air Force Base.

Ann Carol Mascornick

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

dental assistant

Ann Carol Mascornick, 70, of Allentown, died May 24, 2019, in her home.

She was the wife of the late Timothy G. Mascornick.

Born Dec. 19, 1948, in Wellingboro, England, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Gertrude (O’Neill) Connaughton.

She was a dental assistant for Dr. John Schevets, formerly of Emmaus, for 31 years before retiring in 1998.

She was a former member of Big Sisters.

Carl M. Herman

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

truck driver

Carl M. Herman, 79, of New Tripoli, died May 26, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife, Donna E. (Hermany) Herman, celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary in September 2018.

Born in New Tripoli, he was a son of the late Martin and Mabel (Hartman) Herman.

He was a veteran, having served in the U.S. Army from 1961-64, and he also served in the National Guard.

A truck driver from 1964-82, and a truck mechanic for the former Schumakers Sales and Service in Kutztown, and Laidlaw in Macungie, from 1982 until he retired in 2002.

Karen M. Corley

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. Joseph the Worker

Karen M. Corley, 61, of North Whitehall Township, died May 23, 2019.

She and her husband, Martin J. Corley, would have celebrated their 37th anniversary in July.

Born in Easton, she was a daughter of Joyce (Brunetti) Olivi and the late Roosevelt Olivi.

She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield, and managed the practice of Bethlehem Orthodontics.

In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by brothers Michael and his wife, Virginia, Glen and wife, Penny; sister Maria Poloni and husband, David; nieces and nephews.

Edna G. Diehl

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. John’s Lutheran Church

Edna G. Diehl, 83, of Genesee, Potter County, formerly of Macungie, died May 27, 2019, in the home of her granddaughter, Jennifer K. Cook.

She was the wife of the late Robert C. Diehl who died last October.

Born July 1, 1935, in Breinigsville, she was the daughter of the late Levi B. Sr. and Ida M. (Sherer) Peters.

A sewing machine operator for various textile mills in Emmaus for 37 years, she retired in 1992.

She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Fogelsville.

Joan R. Fenstermaker

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Union UCC

Joan R. Fenstermaker, 84, of Allentown, died May 26, 2019, in Phoebe Home, Allentown.

She was the wife of the late Henry C. Fenstermaker.

Born July 18, 1934, in Summit Lawn, Salisbury Township, she was the daughter of the late Harold L. and Blanche M. (Erney) Berger.

Employed in the proofing department of the former First National Bank of Allentown for seven years, she retired in 1959.

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