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Monday, September 16, 2019
Sherwood L. Mack Sr. Sherwood L. Mack Sr.

Sherwood L. Mack Sr.

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Nicholas Catholic Church member

Sherwood “Woody” L. Mack Sr., 80, of Danielsville, died Sept. 7, 2019, at home. He was the husband of Katherine (Sheirer) Mack for 39 years.

Born in Saegersville, he was a son of the late Leroy and Nora (Guldner) Mack.

He was in the U.S. Army.

He worked for Alpo Products for many years in various capacities and was plant manger before his retirement in 1994.

He was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Berlinsville.

He was a member of Slatington Lions Club, of which he was a past president and a recipient of the Melvin Jones Award. He was a member of Slatington Masonic Lodge No. 440, of which he was a past Master and was invited to join the Shrine and the Lehigh Consistory. He was a life member of Slatington Skeet Club, Emerald Fire Company and Slatington American Legion Post No. 16. He was a member of Lehigh Valley H.O.G. Motorcycle Club.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, Randy, James and Sherwood Jr.; grandchildren; and great-grandchildren.

There will be a calling time 6-8 p.m. Sept. 12 at the funeral home, 326 E. 21 St., Northampton. There will be an additional calling time 9:30-10:15 a.m., followed by a Mass of Christian burial 10:30 a.m., Sept. 13 at the church, 4412 Mountain View Drive, Walnutport.

Contributions may be made to an animal rescue charity of choice or to the American Heart Association at heart.org.

Arrangements were made by Reichel Funeral Home Inc.