Catasauqua Press

Monday, April 22, 2019

Barbara A. Boruch

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Nicholas Catholic Church member

Barbara A. Boruch, 79, formerly of Danielsville, died March 27, 2019, at Gracedale Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Nazareth.

Born in Lehighton, she was a daughter of the late Paul and Elizabeth A. (Kirchner) Boruch.

She was a garment worker at the former Scotty’s Fashion Mill, Little Gap, for several years.

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

She is survived by a sister, Gloria J. and her husband Adam F. Newhard of Danielsville; a brother, Paul and his wife Pat of Jamesville, Bath; and several nieces and nephews.

Agnes T. Panny

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of the Panny Sisters polka singers

Agnes T. Panny, 88, of Whitehall Township, died March 29, 2019, at Fellowship Manor.

Born in Whitehall, she was a daughter of the late Adolph and Anna (Klucsarits) Panny.

She and her twin sister, Marie, were known as the Panny Sisters polka singers.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Stiles.

She is survived by two sisters, Stella Lubenetski and Margaret Held; nieces; nephews; great-nieces; and great-nephews.

She was predeceased by three sisters; and five brothers.

Margaret M. Yandrasits

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Margaret “Marge” M. Yandrasits, 89, formerly of Whitehall, died March 29, 2019, at St. Joseph’s Manor, Meadowbrook. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Yandrasits.

Born in Whitehall, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Suzanna (Lucas) Harakal.

She was employed by the former Modern Slacks, Allentown, for many years before retiring.

She was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay, where she had been a member of the Altar and Rosary Society and the pierogi-making committee.

Lori Elaine Seip

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Coplay

Lori Elaine Seip, 48, of Coplay, died March 30, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of David M. Seip for 28 years.

Born in Somers Point, N.J., she was the daughter of Wayne E. Snyder Sr. of Lehighton and Nancy E. (Kemmerer) Kutzer of Coplay.

In addition to her husband, father and mother, she is survived by two daughters, Heather L. Seip and Melissa M. Seip, both of Coplay; a brother, Wayne E. Jr. of Lehighton; a sister, Wendi E. Iley of Allentown; and two grandchildren, Gage M. and Lasce M. MacGillivray.

Dolores J. Herman

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Holy Trinity Lutheran Church member

Dolores “Doby” J. Herman, 84, of Allentown, died March 30, 2019, at Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of Richard “Dick” Herman for 51 years.

Born in Catasauqua, she was a daughter of the late Howard P. and Mabel D. (Oswald) Newhard.

She was a 1953 graduate of Catasauqua High School.

She was a payroll tax supervisor for Finance America, formerly GAC, for 39 years before retiring.

She was a member of Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Catasauqua.

She volunteered for the Lions Club.

Elaine E. Bonner

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Elaine E. Bonner, 98, of Allentown, died March 26, 2019, at Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Charles J. Bonner.

Born in Palmerton, she was a daughter of the late Claude and Eva (Dech) Lewis.

She retired from Luther Crest Senior Living, Allentown, in 1987.

She is survived by two daughters, Linda and her husband David J. King and Brenda and her husband Joseph M. Kondravy; five grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Alfred “Fritz” Ignatz Sauerzopf

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church member

Alfred “Fritz” Ignatz Sauerzopf, 86, formerly of Whitehall, died March 9, 2019, at the Lakeview Community, Bloomingdale, Ill. He was the husband of the late Angela M. Sauerzopf.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Ignatz and Anna (Billowitz) Sauerzopf.

He was a William Allen High School graduate.

He joined the U.S. Army in 1953 in Fort Belvoir, Va.

The Rev. Daniel E. Lundmark

Wednesday, April 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Northampton Assembly of God pastor

The Rev. Daniel E. Lundmark, 75, of Northampton, died March 31, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center, Allentown. He was the husband of Nancy J. (Klase) Lundmark for 54 years.

Born in Harvey, Ill., he was a son of the late Alfred and Lucille (Foreman) Lundmark.

He was ordained in 1974 as an Assemblies of God minister. He was an assistant pastor for the Miracle Revival Church, Lykens, for four years. He then joined the Assemblies of God. He began pastoring Northampton Assembly of God in 1968 and has been the senior pastor for the past 50 years.

Samuel G.F. Gaugler

Wednesday, March 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Whitehall Manor resident

Samuel G.F. Gaugler, 97, formerly of Allentown, died March 21, 2019, in his residence at Whitehall Manor.

Born in Coopersburg, he was a son of the late Samuel and Elizabeth (Moll) Gaugler.

He was in the 214 Infantry in the European-African-Middle Eastern Theater with the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was a laborer for the Lehigh Dye and Package Company until he took retirement.

He is survived by his children; a daughter-in-law; a granddaughter; great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Ruth and Judy.

He was predeceased by a son; brothers; and sisters.