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Mary "Muddy" A. Horvath

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Queenship of Mary Church member

Mary "Muddy" A. Horvath, 87, of Northampton, died Feb. 25, 2013, in Whitehall Manor. She was the wife of the late Geza J. Horvath.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Julianna (Orban) Sakovits.

She worked at the former Champion Spark Plug Company, Hellertown, for many years. During World War II, she was a welder for several years.

She was a member of Queenship of Mary Church, Northampton.

She was a member of the St. Peter and Paul Hungarian Society, Northampton.

Ann Segan

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John the Baptist member

Ann Segan, of North Whitehall Township, died Feb. 22, 2013.

She was a daughter of the late Anthony and Mary (Durochik) Segan.

She worked at the former Cross Country Clothes, Egypt and Northampton, for many years.

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

Virginia L. Diehl

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired licensed practical nurse

Virginia L. Diehl, 89, formerly of Cetronia, died Feb. 25, 2013, at Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late David Diehl.

Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Leon and Sadie (Egolf) Barndt.

She was a licensed practical nurse at Cedarbrook County Home for seven years until she retired in 1986. Before that, she was a traveling L.P.N. in the Lehigh Valley and a nurse at Rittersville State Hospital.

She was a member of Cedar United Church of Christ, Cetronia.

Maureen Kacmarcik

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Fullerton

Maureen Kacmarcik, 86, formerly of Fullerton, died Feb. 13, 2013, in Gracedale, Upper Nazareth Township. She was the wife of the late John G. Kacmarcik

Born in Georgetown, British Guyana, she was a daughter of the late Marius and Eileen (Comach) Fernandes.

She was a longtime clerk at the former Two Guys from Harrison, Whitehall.

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

William "Tate" C. Bauer

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired crane operator

William "Tate" C. Bauer, 92, formerly of Allentown, died Feb. 18, 2013, at Valley Manor Nursing Home, Coopersburg. He was the husband of the late Mary (Sodl) Bauer.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Frank and Julie (Rief) Bauer.

He was a sergeant in the U.S. Army during World War II.

He was a crane operator for the Bethlehem Steel Corporation for 41 years and retired in 1982.

He was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Coplay.

David "Eggy" Krempasky

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

concrete finisher

David "Eggy" Krempasky, 51, of Walnutport, died Feb. 13, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the companion of Diane Farnya, with whom he resided.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Francis J. and Elizabeth "Betty" A. Krempasky.

He was a concrete finisher for CC Inc. for the past nine years and, before that, for Northampton Concrete Forms.

He was of the Catholic faith.

He was a life member of the Alliance Fire Company, Northampton.

Robert E. Groller

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

truck mechanic

Robert E. Groller, 73, of Northampton, died Feb. 19, 2013, at his home. He was the husband of Joann (Santos) Groller for 52 years.

Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Joseph Sr. and Elizabeth (Frick) Groller.

He was a truck mechanic for 30 years, and was last employed at Rahn Concrete, Bethlehem, before retiring in 1998.

Before that, he worked at Groller Transportation and Bethlehem Iron Works.

Katie Hoffman

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

103 years of age

Katie Hoffman, 103, of Whitehall, died Feb. 18, 2013, at her home. She was the wife of the late Alton E. Hoffman.

Born in Egypt, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Anna (Fisher) Demko.

She was a weaver for the former Lova Textile, Coplay, for many years before retiring in 1968.

She was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Egypt. She was a member of the former St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Cementon.