Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Dennis K. Hall

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired electrician

Dennis K. Hall, 66, of Treichlers, died March 20, 2013, at the University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore. He was the husband of Victoria L. Hall for 45 years.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Sherman and Kathryn (Mertz) Hall.

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

He was an electrician in the 1BEW Local 375 for 42 years and retired in 2007.

He was a Lutheran.

Hermina (Minnie) Rose Weigl

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired machine operator

Hermina (Minnie) Rose Weigl, 88, formerly of Northampton, died March 14, 2013, at Gracedale Nursing Home. She was the wife of the late Edward S. Weigl for 44 years.

Born in Coplay and raised in Nazareth, she was a daughter of the late Julius and Hermina (Yost) Kroboth.

During World War II, she worked at the Bethlehem Steel. She was a machine operator at various garment mills and retired from Tama Manufacturing after 21 years of service.

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

George R. Nederostek

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

cement company worker

George R. Nederostek, 88, of Whitehall, died March 23, 2013, in his home. He was the husband of Elizabeth "Betty" (Drabick) Nederostek for 66 years.

Born in Cementon, he was a son of the late Jacob and Mary (Reznicki) Nederostek.

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

He worked at the Lafarge Cement Company, Whitehall, for 40 years.

He was a member of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church and an honorary member of the Young at Heart.

He was a member of the Catholic War Veterans Post 454.

Eleanor M. Borger

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

former OLH librarian

Eleanor M. Borger, 77, of Bethlehem and formerly of Kreidersville, died March 24, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late John H. Borger Jr.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late William Mirth and late Elsie (Furst) Baylus.

She was a graduate of Bethlehem Business College.

She worked for the former Bethlehem Steel, the former Westinghouse Electric, and the former Western Electric, all in secretarial administration. She had an in-home child care service for many years.

Otto L. Hontz

Thursday, April 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Hope Lutheran Church member

Otto L. Hontz, 87, of Palmerton, died March 21, 2013, at Blue Mountain Health Systems - Palmerton Campus. He was the husband of Karline (Marsh) for 66 years.

Born in Weissport, he was a son of the late William and Jennie (Fulk) Hontz.

He was a cement worker for 38 years with the former Whitehall Cement Company until he retired in 1984.

He was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, Cherryville.

Frank J. Soldridge

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

supervisor

Frank J. Soldridge, 85, of Walnutport, died March 21, 2013, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Josephine A. (Uhnak) Soldridge.

Born in Whitehall, he was a son of the late Frank E. and Angela (Bult) Soldridge.

He was an army veteran of World War II.

He was a supervisor for Bethlehem Steel Corporation for 30 years until he retired in 1982. He operated the family farm.

He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whitehall.

Lorraine A. (Siegfried) Henry

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

church secretary

Lorraine A. (Siegfried) Henry, 83, of Whitehall and formerly of Bath, died March 12, 2013, at the Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Dr. Joseph N. Pustai and the late Harold "Jack" Henry.

She was a Northampton High School graduate.

She was an executive secretary in the Lehigh Valley for many years. She was the church secretary for Salem Lutheran Church, Bethlehem, until she retired.

Helen M. Romano

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

owned Riverside Inn

Helen M. Romano, 76, of North ampton, died March 11, 2013, at Fellowship Community, Whitehall. She was the wife of the late Frank D. Romano.

Born in Lehigh Township, she was a daughter of the late Alex and Anna (Konkolics) Zelinski.

She worked for the former DeeVille Blouse Company, Danielsville, and then owned Winmar Fashions, Danielsville. She also worked for many other textile companies during her 25-year career. She and her late husband owned and operated Romano's Riverside Inn, Northampton, from 1979 until their retirement in 1989.

John (Jack) J. Mescavage Jr.

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Assumption B.V.M. Church member

John (Jack) J. Mescavage Jr., 74, of Northampton, lost a battle with pulmonary fibrosis on March 12, 2013. He was the husband of Elizabeth (Betsy) Mescavage for 47 years.

Born in Shenandoah, he was a son of the late John J. Mescavage Sr. and Elizabeth A. (Czerkan) Mescavage.

He was in the U.S. Navy from 1958 to 1962 and attended the naval electrical school, Great Lakes, Mich. He served aboard the U.S.S. Newport News.

He worked in the electrical construction trade for 34 years.

Dawn D. Klinger

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Dawn D. Klinger, 74, of Allentown,died March 18, 2013, at Hospice House of VNA of St. Luke's, Bethlehem.She was the wife of the late Grant C. Klinger.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Florence (Reichard) Didra.

She was a graduate of Allentown High School.

She was a pianist.

She was a member of Emmaus congregation, Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses,