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Marie T. Kollar

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Marie T. Kollar, 95, formerly of Coplay, died Aug. 31, 2018, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. She was the wife of the late Joseph J. Kollar.

Born in Austria, she was a daughter of the late Anton and Theresa (Poltl) Leitgeb.

She was a seamstress throughout the Lehigh Valley for 46 years before she retired.

She was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.

She is survived by a son, Gerard and his wife Lisa of St. Louis, Mo.; a brother, Frank of Stiles; a sister, Frieda Scherr of Hokendauqua; a sister-in-law, Etta Leitgeb of Bethlehem; five grandchildren, Kristin M. and her husband Charlie Miller, Andy G. and his wife Tara Kollar, Alex J. and his wife Kelly Kollar, Andrew J. Bick and Maggie G. Bick; three great-grandchildren, Asher, Zion and Cameron; nieces; and nephews.

She was predeceased by a brother, John.

Contributions may be made to the church, c/o the funeral home, 327 Chestnut St., Coplay, 18037.

Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc.