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Verna A. Cosmos

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Cedar UCC, Cetronia

Verna A. Cosmos, 79, of Wescosville, died on April 7, 2013, at home.

She and her husband Donald J. Cosmos were married 50 years last June.

Born in Upper Macungie Township, she was a daughter of the late Welton W. and Alma V. (Reinert) Haas.

She worked for Day-Timer, Lower Macungie Township. for 25 years before retiring in 1994.

She was a member of Cedar United Church of Christ, Cetronia.

Joan A. Grim

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

1960 Northwestern Lehigh graduate

Joan A. Grim, 70, of Germansville, died on April 3, 2013, in her home.

She and her husband Larry L. Grim celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary last April 15.

Born Nov. 25, 1942, in Slatedale, she was the daughter of the late Laird B. and Lydia C. (Balliet) Creitz.

A 1960 graduate of Northwestern Lehigh High School, she was a teller at New Tripoli Bank for 25 years before retiring in 2001.

She was a member of the United Church of Christ congregation of Heidelberg Union Church, Heidelberg Township, where she formerly served on the consistory.

Brian L. Martin

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

2003 graduate of Parkland High School

Brian L. Martin, 27, from Schnecksville, died April 5, 2013, in his home.

Born April 26, 1985, in Allentown, he was the son of Lee R. and Carol K. Martin with whom he resided.

He was employed by Good Shepherd Work Services at Amerisource Bergen.

Prior to that, he worked at Walgreen's Warehouse and Fisher Clinical Service.

A member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, he was a 2003 graduate of Parkland High School.

Wayne A. Herber

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. John's UCC

Wayne A. Herber, 86, of Laurys Station, died April 8, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife Twila V. (Bowman) Herber celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary last Aug. 20.

Born July 17, 1926, in Weisenberg Township, he was the son of the late Warren A. and Annie L. (Frey) Herber.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

A millwright at ConAgra Inc. for 40 years, he retired in 1991.

Charles Richardson

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

served in U.S. Army Air Corps

Charles Richardson, 90, of Fogelsville, formerly of Davenport, Iowa, died April 2, 2013, in Woodland Terrace, Allentown.

Born in Evanston, Ill, he was the son of the late Robert and Jean (MacLeod) Richardson.

He was the founder and former owner of Charles Richardson Co. Inc., a manufacturer's representative company in Davenport.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Army Air Corps as a second lieutenant, during World War II.

Robert B. Lindenmuth

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church

Robert B. Lindenmuth, 82, of Breinigsville, died April 1, 2013, in Mosser Nursing Home, Trexlertown.

He and his wife Martha P. (Wanfried) Lindenmuth were married more than 57 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Clarence R. and Pearl (Tressler) Lindenmuth.

Before retiring in 1991, he worked for 43 years as a banker at various Allentown branches of the former Meridian Bank.

A member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Trexlertown, he was a former member of Redeemer Lutheran Church, Allentown, where he served as past financial secretary.

Bernard P. Spahitz

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

worked for Bell Telephone

Bernard P. Spahitz, 83, of Tavares, Fla., formerly of Allentown, died March 27, 2013, in Altamonte Springs, Fla.

He was the loving companion of Jacqueline McDaniel of Fern Park, Fla., for 25 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Frank R. and Mary (Feiertag) Spahitz.

He worked for Bell Telephone for many years before retiring.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

Elizabeth M. Cerrone

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

employed part time at former Wood Co.

Elizabeth M. Cerrone, 82, from Allentown, died on March 29, 2013, in the Phoebe Home, Allentown.

She and her husband Anthony J. Cerrone celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary on Jan. 15.

Born Jan. 5, 1931, in Washington Township, she was the daughter of the late Talmidge and Mabel (Strohl) Lever.

She was employed part time at the former Wood Company, Allentown, for five years before retiring.

Margaret A.E. Innis

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

registered nurse

Margaret A. E. Innis of Allentown died March 26, 2013, in her home.

Born Aug. 13, 1952, in Harrisburg, she was the daughter of Patricia A. (Strausser) Innis M.D. and the late Arthur W. Lock-ner Jr.

A graduate of Reading High School and The Reading Hospital School of Nursing, she was a registered nurse and nursing instructor in Florida for 19 years.

She was the ex-wife of Gary Stone and Daniel Carson.

Wallace D. Vance

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

heavy equipment operator

Wallace D. Vance, 85, of New Tripoli, died April 1, 2013, at home.

He was the widower of Perna "Olene" (Leath) Vance.

Born in Gordonsville, Tenn., he was a son of the late Joseph W. and Allie (McCaleb) Vance.

A heavy equipment operator for W.E. Yoder Inc., Kutztown for many years, he was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers 542.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II.