Arlene Giannini, 69, of Northampton, died Sept. 10, 2013, in her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of Gaetan T. Giannini Sr. They would have celebrated 49 years of marriage Oct. 3.
Born in Patterson, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Martin and Frances (Dunn) Baron.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Roman Catholic Church, Whitehall.
Carl Strohl, 87, of Glendale, Ariz., and formerly of Northampton, died Aug. 8, 2013, in his home.
He was a son of the late Hannah (Dilliard) Strohl and the late George Strohl.
He was a Northampton High School graduate.
He worked at PPL, Allentown, while living in Northampton. After moving to Glendale, he was employed by the Salt River Project for 25 years before retiring.
He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Glendale, Ariz.
Christine A. Anthony, 96, of Coplay, died Aug. 22, 2013, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late George F. Anthony for 64 years.
Born in Stiles, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Rose (Artinger) Hacker.
She was a sewing machine operator for various local mills and a self-employed seamstress.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whitehall, and of its Altar and Rosary Society.
Joseph "Bud" J. Bilder Jr., 78, of North-ampton, died Sept. 5, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. He was the husband of Fern H. (Spanitz) Bilder for 53 years.
Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Joseph Bilder Sr. and Anna (Weslock) Bilder.
He was a member of the Queenship of Mary Parish, Northampton.
He graduated from Muhlenberg College.
Adele Grochowski, 63, of Northampton, died Sept. 8, 2013, at her home. She was the wife of Albert F. Grochowski Sr. for 42 years.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Leo and Adelina (Dorto) Amari.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by five children, Albert F. Jr. and his wife Donna of Coplay, Steven of Easton, Danielle and her husband Thomas Meltsch Sr. of Whitehall, Frank and his wife Tina of Freemansburg and Anthony of Northampton; 10 grandchildren; and two brothers, Leo Amari Jr. of Kingsburg, N.Y., and Frank Amari of Toms River, N.J.
Stewart "Stu" W. Hahn Jr., 85, of Catasauqua, died Sept. 8, 2013, in Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown. He was the husband of the late Elaine (Nagle) Hahn.
Born in Schnecksville, he was a son of the late Stewart Wilson Hahn Sr. and Anna (Spitko) Hahn.
He was a World War II Army veteran, serving in Japan as a paratrooper during the occupation period following the war.
He was a member of the former Grace United Methodist Church, Catasauqua.
He supported and followed all the Catasauqua sports teams. He was a member of the Catasauqua American Legion Post 215.
Elizabeth "Betty" B. Kline, 88, of Walnutport, died Aug. 31, 2013, in her home. She was the wife of Wilbur "Bill" J. Kline for 70 years.
Born In Treichlers, she was a daughter of the late Newberry C. and Dorothy (Burkhardt) Stever.
She was a 1942 graduate of the Northampton High School.
She was a sales associate for Northampton Coin and Jewelry for 20 years, retiring in 2000.
She was a member of Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Moore Township, Bath.
She was a Northampton High School Band Booster supporter for more than 20 years.
B. Lois Ball, 94, of Egypt, died Sept. 9, 2013, at Whitehall Manor, Whitehall. She was the wife of the late Clark C. Dodge and the late William Earl Ball.
Born in Plainville, Conn., she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Clara Maude (Steward) Farrar.
Before retiring, she worked for the State of California in the field office of Los Angeles and in the secretarial pool of the district attorney of Sonoma County, Calif.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Allentown, where she sang in the choir.
Helen E. (Silvius) Miller died Sept. 1, 2013. She was the wife of the late Clarence L. Miller for 68 years.
Born in West Catasauqua, she was a daughter of the late Harvey and Mabel (Keller) Silvius.
She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Northampton.
Daniel E. Mason, 65, of Northampton, died Aug. 29, 2013, at Hahnemann University Hospital, Philadelphia. He was the husband of Mary Louise (Redline) Mason for 18 years.
Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Edward P. Mason and Margaret V. (Vengrin) Mason of Northampton.
He was a maintenance supervisor for Essroc Cement Corp., Nazareth, for 33 years until retiring in 2005.
He attended St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Berlinsville.