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Dolores J. Case

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Catasauqua Thrift Shop volunteer

Dolores J. (Shimkanin) Case, 83, of North Catasauqua, died March 8, 2017, in her home. She was the wife of the late Theodore R. Case Jr.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late John Sr. and Thelma (Moore) Shimkanin.

She worked for more than 45 years in the human resources management team at Lucent Technologies, formerly the Western Electric Corporation, Allentown.

She was a longtime member of Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua and volunteered at the church food bank for many years.

She volunteered at Catasauqua Thrift Shop. She was a member of Western Electric Telephone Pioneers Group.

She is survived by two sons, Gregory C. and his wife Lucille and Garrick T., all of Florida; two grandchildren, Carolyne Case-Frey, with whom she resided, and Mitchell Case of Florida; a great-grandson, Spencer Frey; a sister, Shirley and her husband Leon Zmarzley of Slatington; a brother, Jack and his wife April of Potter County; nieces; and nephews.

There will be a calling hour 1-2 p.m., followed by services 2 p.m. both March 16 at the funeral home, 2119 Washington Ave., Northampton.

Contributions may be made to the church memorial fund, 210 Pine St., Catasauqua, 18032.

Arrangements were made by Schisler Funeral Home Inc.