Catasauqua Press

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Angella J. Gaal

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church member

Angella J. Gaal, 93, of West Catasauqua, died March 8, 2019, at Whitehall Manor. She was the wife of Richard E. Gaal for 63 years.

Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Gabriel and Theresa (Marth) Horvath.

She was a machine operator at the former Western Electric and Agere, Allentown, for more than 30 years until she retired.

She was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, Whitehall.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Sister Katherine M. Bednarcik; two sons, Richard and his wife Elaine Bednarcik and Christopher and his wife Linda Gaal; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a son, Daniel Bednarcik; five brothers, Edward, Gabriel, Joseph, John and Frank Horvath; and a sister, Mary Cherry.

Contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 399 Market St., Suite 102, Philadelphia, 19106.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.