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Patricia Ann Sexton

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Whitehall Manor

Patricia Ann Sexton, 88, of Whitehall Manor and formerly of Hanover Township, Lehigh County, died Jan. 6, 2013, at Whitehall Manor. She was the wife of the late Burton Henry Sexton.

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she was a daughter of Richmond Van and Sarah Jane (Stewart) Spencer.

She was a 1942 Allentown High School graduate.

She was a cofounder of Friends of Children and Friends of Children of Vietnam. She was a den mother for Cub Scout Pack 90's Den 1 during the 1950s and, along with her late husband, was a youth fellowship parent during the 1950s and 1960s, all at the Midway Moravian Church.

She is survived by a son, Spencer L. and his wife Jane Susann (Weil) of South Whitehall Township; a daughter, Sallie A. McKenney of Northampton; a grandson, Burton R. of Leawood, Kan.; a nephew and godson, Michael J. Wetmore of Stroudsburg; and a cousin, Kay B. (Ritter) Balliet of Allentown.

She was predeceased by a sister, Barbara J. Spencer.

Arrangements were made by Keller Funeral Homes Inc., Fogelsville.