Catasauqua Press

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Catherine Pancoast

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

attended St. Nicholas Catholic Church

Catherine (Gisler) Pancoast, 91, of Cherryville and formerly of Palmerton, died May 9, 2018, in Lehigh Township. She was the wife of the late Milton R. Pancoast Sr.

Born in Tulare, Calif., she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Bertha (Gisler) Gisler.

She worked in the packaging and shipping department of the Rillings Bakery, Trevose,

She attended St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Berlinsville.

She was a past president of the Carpet Workers Union, Southampton. She was a former Cub Scout pack den mother in Trevose.

She is survived by two daughters, Cheryl Pancoast and her partner Barbara Schwab of Palmerton and Tina M. Hagenbuch and her husband Charles Unrath, with whom she resided; nine grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; a daughter-in-law, JoAnn Pancoast of Sicklerville, N.J.; and a sister, Margaret and her husband William SaBath of New Ringgold.

She was predeceased by daughter, Carol Ann; and a son, Milton R. Jr.

Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Lehigh Valley branch, 617A Main St., Hellertown, 18055.

Arrangements were made by Schisler Funeral Home Inc., Northampton.