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LaRue E. Anglestein

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Ironton

LaRue E. Anglestein, 84, of Whitehall, died peacefully Dec. 1, 2018, in her home.

She and her husband, Ralston Anglestein, were married 65 years.

Born in Ironton, she was a daughter of the late Victor and Hilda (Gantz) Oswald.

A member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Catasauqua, she was a member of the Altar Guild.

She enjoyed volunteering at the Catasauqua Thrift Shop.

She was a seamstress at the former Fuller Sportswear and Jill Togs for more than 40 years.

Thomas A. Bachman Sr.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

chauffeur at Air Products

Thomas A. Bachman Sr., 75, of New Ringgold, formerly of Newside, died Nov. 19, 2018, in St. Luke’s Hospital, Allentown.

He and his wife Patricia C. (Noti) Bachman were married 54 years on Aug. 22.

Born March 15, 1943, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Albert C. and Loretta R. (Bauder) Bachman.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War era.

A chauffeur at Air Products and Chemicals Inc., Trexlertown, for 15 years, he retired in 2003.

Delbert R. Moser Sr.

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Liberty Fire Hall

Delbert R. Moser Sr., 79, of Allentown, died Nov. 30, 2018, in Westminster Village, Allentown.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Russell and Marion (Young) Moser.

He worked in construction and the masonry field.

A member of Liberty Fire Hall, Allentown, he loved music and dancing and lived life to the fullest.

His survivors include daughters Tammy L. Miller and Cindy Lou Dotterer; son Delbert R. Moser Jr.; brothers Richard, and Eugene Moser and his wife, Eileen; sister Sandra Reppert and her husband, Dennis; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

John D. Miller

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

retired Allentown police sergeant

John D. Miller, 51, died Nov. 19, 2018.

Born in Coaldale, he was a 1985 graduate of Whitehall High School and a 1989 graduate of Penn State University.

He had a fulfilling career as a sergeant for the Allentown Police Department from which he retired in March 2007.

He loved family, Penn State, the Dallas Cowboys and fishing off the dock in Ocean City, Md.

He enjoyed spending time watching his sons play baseball, creating incredible gourmet meals and gardening.

Christine A. Lenhart

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of St. Joseph the Worker Church

Christine A. Lenhart, 60, of New Tripoli, died Nov. 30, 2018, in Genesis Healthcare at Lehigh Center, Macungie, after a long battle with cancer.

She was the wife of the late Ray E. Lenhart who died in 2008.

Born in Pottsville, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Rose Marie (Kopena) DeMatteo.

A 1976 graduate of Marian High School, she was formerly employed at Aetna Life Insurance Co., Fort Washington, until 1999.

She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Orefield.

Delores B. Stephens

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

devoted wife, mother, grandmother

Delores B. Stephens, 88, of Allentown, died Nov. 20, 2018, in Cedarbrook Senior Care and Rehabilitation, South Whitehall Township.

She and her late husband Ernest L. Stephens were married 51 years before his death in 2000.

Born June 15, 1930, in Fountain Hill, she was the daughter of the late Peter Wingert and Gertrude (Washburn) Saylor.

A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, she loved her dogs, roller skating, quilting, baking and reading.

Cory Lee Offutt

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Parkland High School graduate

Cory Lee Offutt, 30, of Philadelphia, died Nov. 25, 2018, at home.

Born Aug. 8, 1988, in Allentown, he was the son of Melissa Souders of Allentown and the grandson of Manly and Shirley Offutt of South Whitehall.

As a child he was a member of Indian Guides, PYC baseball and enjoyed exploring nearby woods in South Whitehall with his friend John Hunt.

He was a graduate from Parkland High School, and the Community College of Philadelphia.

Lillian A. Babb

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

seamstress in Lehigh Valley

Lillian A. Babb, 88, formerly of Trexlertown, died Nov. 23, 2018, in ManorCare, West Allen.

She was the widow of John C. Babb.

Born in Macungie, she was a daughter of the late Edwin and Minnie Mae (Ruppert) Shafer.

She was a seamstress in the Lehigh Valley for many years.

Her survivors include sons Dean Babb and wife, Lynn, of New Tripoli, and Daniel Babb and wife, Valerie, of Allentown; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; brothers Gary Shafer of Trexlertown and Carl Shafer (Eddie) of Breinigsville; and a sister Florence Eisentraut of Emmaus.

Robert A. Remaly

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

magician, teacher

Robert A. Remaly, 89, of Allentown, originally of Bethlehem, died Nov. 26, 2018, at Rittenhouse Village at Lehigh Valley in its memory care unit.

He was the son of the late Arthur and Catherine (Walk) Remaly.

A radio operator in the Army, he became interested in electronics while serving his country.

Upon return to civilian life, he repaired radios and TVs in a business venture.

Marie J. Olivero

Wednesday, November 28, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

seamstress

Marie J. Olivero, 76, of North Whitehall Township, died peacefully Nov. 19, 2018, surrounded by her loving and dedicated family.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Floyd and Grace Leibensperger.

Early in life, she was a seamstress at various garment mills. She later worked at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township, until retiring.

Her survivors include daughters Chris Mann, Cindy Reppert and husband Tim, Angie Novogoratz and husband Steve; grandchildren Tim, Kayla and husband John; and sisters Nancy and Laura.