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Madonna I. Hutter

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Bath

Madonna I. Hutter, 80, of Allentown, formerly of Bath, died Oct. 5, 2012, at Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late John J. Hutter.

Born in Ithaca, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Williard and Marie (Oravetz) Bentz.

She was employed by HAB Industries, Allentown, as an office worker for 20 years before retiring in 2002.

She formerly attended Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church, Bath.

She formerly bowled with the Dubbs Church League, Allentown. She was a past secretary for the Central Catholic Booster Club, Allentown.

William J. Feiertag Jr.

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

Holy Trinity Catholic Church member

William J. Feiertag Jr., 56, of Upper Macungie Township and formerly of Fullerton, died Sept. 23, 2012, at home.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late William J. Feiertag Sr. and Mary J. (Bankos) Feiertag.

He was a graduate of Lincoln Technical Institute.

He was a retired general plant utility employee of the Pillsbury Company.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Whitehall.

He was a member of the Porsche Club of America.

Edward W. Ivankovits

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Coplay Saengerbund

Edward W. Ivankovits, 77, of Coplay, died Sept. 20, 2012, at his home. he was the husband of Margaret (Simitz) Ivankovits for 51 years.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late August and Johanna (Petrasovits) Ivankovits.

He was a U.S. Army veteran.

He was a millwrght for the former AT&T Microelectronics, Allentown. He previously was a plasterer and cement installer.

He was a member of the Coplay Saengerbund.

Article By: The Press

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Sports

Colin McDermott of Central Catholic rushed for 373 yards against Northampton to break his own school record of 279 yards he set in his sophomore year against Clearfield. McDermott also joins the 4,000 yard rushing club with his 4,022 yards, good enough for 19th place all-time in the area. His 6 TDs in the game falls one short of the school record held jointly by Komlan Lonergan and Rob Hauke. He is now tied with Chuck Dibilio of Nazareth for 20th place all-time in the area with 57 career TDs.

Rosemary M. Zimbar

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Mary's church member

Rosemary M. Zimbar, 79, of Catasauqua, died Sept. 25, 2012, in her residence. She was the wife of Paul E. Zimbar for 58 years.

Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Emil and Emma (Braxmeier) Husser.

She was employed by Ogden Allied for many years in the maintenance department of Lehigh University.

She was a member of St. Mary's Catholic Church, Catasauqua.

Alec T. Ferullo

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

2012 Northampton grad

Alec T. Ferullo, 18, of North Whitehall Township, died Oct. 8, 2012, in his home.

Born in Pensacola, Fla., he was a son of Ralph J. and Kate (Zipperlen) Ferullo, with whom he resided, and LouAnn (Brown) and her husband Thomas P. Franklin of Reading.

He was a 2012 graduate of Northampton Area High School.

He worked for Burger King, Walnutport.

Frederick "Fred" E. Giering Jr.

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

awarded three bronze stars

Frederick "Fred" E. Giering Jr., 89, of Coplay, died Oct. 3, 2012, at Lehigh Center, Macungie. He was married to the late Loretta I. (Hahn) Giering.

Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Frederick and Mabel (Gantz) Giering.

He was a World War II veteran and was the recipient of three bronze stars.

He was a retired maintenance supervisor for Mack Trucks, Allentown.

He was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Coplay.

James W. Abraham

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Catasauqua

James W. Abraham, 61, of Catasauqua, died Oct. 3, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Michele (Kustafik) Abraham for 36 years.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late James and Stella (Boqusiwski) Abraham.

He worked for 30 years in various departments of Bethlehem Steel until he retired in 2001.

He loved watching sports, especially baseball, of which he was a former player.

Stephanie M. Ardos

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

Fullerton resident

Stephanie M. Ardos, 81, of Fullerton, died Oct. 2, 2012. She was the wife of the late Joseph A. Ardos.

She was a daughter of the late Mary and Stephen Obulaney.

She worked in the college loan office of Meridan Bank and at CitiCorp.

She is survived by a son, Timothy J.; nieces; and nephews.

She was predeceased by a sister, Mary Ciganek; and two brothers, Anthony and Joseph Obulaney.

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

Jacqueline Putting, M.D

Thursday, October 11, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

ophthalmologist

Jacqueline Putting, M.D., 92, of Rye, N.Y., died Sept. 27, 2012, at St. Luke's Hospital and Health Network, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Elux C. Putting.

Born in Paris, France, she was a daughter of the late Marcel and Suzanne (Poisson) Genin.

She was in the U.S. Coast Guard auxiliary.

She was an ophthalmologist at N.Y.U. Hospital, Manhattan, N.Y. for 30 years. She then was in private practice for about seven years.