Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, November 19, 2019
Dawn DeLong Dawn DeLong

Dawn DeLong

Wednesday, October 9, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua member

Dawn DeLong, of Bath, died Oct. 4, 2019. She was the wife of Gene DeLong for 51 years.

Born in Hazelton, she was a daughter of the late Kay (Irvin) and David Kaufman.

She was a 1965 Salisbury High School graduate.

She was an artist and worked from home for 50 years. She owned Country Art by Dawn.

She was a member of Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua.

She was a choir mother for several choral groups at Hope United Church of Christ for 20 years. She and her husband were chapter leaders for Compassionate Friends of the Lehigh Valley for 15 years.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Jamie, at home; and a sister, Jill K. Lichty of Mechanicsburg.

She was predeceased by a son, David.

There will be a viewing 6-8 p.m. Oct. 10 at the funeral home, 444 Pershing Blvd., Whitehall. Services will be private.

Contributions may be made to her family; or to Shriners Hospitals for Children, office of development, 2900 N. Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc.