Catasauqua Press

Friday, March 22, 2019

Kenneth L. Harvey, M.D.,

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Catasauqua school physician

Kenneth L. Harvey, M.D., 81, of Catasauqua, died March 23, 2013, at home. He was the husband of Margaret (Peg) R. Harvey for 57 years.

Born in Newville, he was a son of the late Paul and Lolita (Peffer) Harvey.

He earned an undergraduate degree from Dickinson College and a medical degree from Temple University.

He had a family medical practice in Catasauqua for 30 years. He was a school physician for the Catasauqua School District for many years.

Louise E. Day

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired child care worker

Louise E. Day, 81, of Northampton, died March 26, 2013, at home.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Marie (Lerch) Day.

She was in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

She was employed at Lehigh Valley Child Care and Northampton Children's Center for many years before retiring.

She was a member of Grace United Church of Christ, Northampton.

She was a member of Womens Veterans of the Lehigh Valley.

Margaret A.E. Innis

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

nursing instructor

Margaret A.E. Innis died March 26, 2013. She was divorced from Gary Stone and Daniel Carson.

Born in Harrisburg, she was a daughter of Patricia A. (Strausser) Innis, M.D., and the late Arthur W. Lockner Jr.

She was a graduate of Reading High School and Reading Hospital School of Nursing.

She was a registered nurse and nursing instructor in Florida for 19 years.

She was a Mormon and was active in her local ward.

Raymond H. Snyder Jr.

Thursday, April 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired supervisor

Raymond H. Snyder Jr., 84, of East Allen Township, died March 23, 2013, at Easton Hospital.

He was a supervisor for A&B Meats, Allentown, for many years until he retired.

He attended Carpenters Community Church.

He is survived by a son, Raymond H. III of Pen Argyl; a daughter, Connie Mason of Slatington; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by a daughter, Linda Liederman.

Arrangements were made by Schisler Funeral Home Inc., Northampton.

Louise E. Holko

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Andrew's Catholic Church member

Louise E. Holko, 91, of Fellowship Manor, Whitehall, died March 23, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late John A. Holko.

Born in Catasauqua, she was a daughter of the late John (Dick) and Elizabeth (Burda) Balik.

She was a Catasauqua High School graduate.

She worked for the federal government in a clerical position during World War II. She was a bill of lading clerk for Perkiomen Transport. She was a graphics analyst for ComCom Inc., Allentown, until she retired in 1986.

Walter "Butch" Meyers Jr.

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

1977 Northampton grad

Walter "Butch" Meyers Jr., 54, of Walnutport died March 22, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. He was the husband of Gail G. (Miller) Meyers for 31 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Agnes (Schloffer) Klipple Meyers and Walter F. Meyers of Northampton.

He was a 1977 graduate of Northampton Area High School and a 1978 graduate of Wyoming Seminary Prep School.

He was a paint line leader at Victaulic for many years.

Dorothy S. Kimak

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Northampton

Dorothy S. Kimak, 82, died March 20, 2013, in St. Petersburg, Fla., where she resided for the past 17 years. She was the wife of Edward F. Kimak for 61 years.

A native of Northampton, she was a daughter of Paul and Mary (Gancaz) Smolick.

She was a 1948 graduate of Northampton High School.

She worked for Bell Labs (Western Electric) and at the Allen Township Municipal Building.

She was a member of the former St. Michael's Catholic Church, Northampton, and the choir and of the Rosary Society. She was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church, St. Petersburg, Fla.

Melvin F. Bartholomew

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired cement plasterer

Melvin F. Bartholomew, 79, of Catasauqua, died March 22, 2013, in St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem. He was the husband of Shirley A. (Steiner) Bartholomew.

Born in Barto, he was a son of the late Fred O. and Rachel (Grimm) Bartholomew.

He was in the U.S Navy during the Korean War.

He was a cement plasterer for Duggan and Marcon / Eason Exterior Wall Systems for many years until he retired in 1990.

He was a member of the American Legion Post 215, Catasauqua.