Catasauqua Press

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Joseph S. Heidenwolf

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church member

Joseph S. Heidenwolf, 88, of Fullerton, died May 22, 2017. He was the husband of Maria Heidenwolf for 62 years.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Joseph and Stella (Seier) Heidenwolf.

He attended Sacred Heart Elementary School, Central Catholic High School and Allentown Business School.

He was in the U.S. Army and was sent to Berlin. In 1950, he re-enlisted in Btry. B, 213th AAA Gun Bn. PA. National Guard and returned to 21 months of active duty, including time in Korea. He was honorably discharged as CPT in 1972 with 27 years of service.

Guy Tamandl

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

East Bath Rod & Gun Club member

Guy Tamandl, 56, of Bath, died May 19, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the husband of Sharon (Diefenderfer) Tamandl for 27 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Joseph and Rose (Legath) Tamandl.

He was an iron worker/foreman for more than 20 years and worked recently at Structural Services.

He was a member of Local 11 and East Bath Rod & Gun Club.

Frank J. Bendl Jr.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Bath

Frank J. Bendl Jr., 93, of Bath, died May 22, 2017, in his home. He was the husband of Irene (Horvath) Bendl for 70 years.

Born in Nazareth, he was a son of the late Frank and Theresia (Didovits) Bendl.

He was in the U.S. Army during World War II, stationed in Normandy, Northern France, Rhineland, Ardennes and Central Europe. He was awarded the Good Conduct Medal and the World War II Victory Medal.

He was a welder at the former Penn Dixie Cement Company, Nazareth, for many years.

He was a member of Holy Family Church, Nazareth.

Eugene F. Greenawalt

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Northampton

Eugene F. Greena- walt, 61, of Northampton, died May 26, 2017, at VNA Hospice House at St. Luke’s, Bethlehem. He was the husband of Delores “Dee” (Longenbach) for nine months.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Francis and Beatrice (Dauscher) Greenawalt.

He was a self-employed carpenter and repairman for five years before becoming ill in 2013. He worked earlier for Whitaker Roofing and Siding, Allentown, for 25 years.

Alice E. Bodisch

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Coplay

Alice E. Bodisch, 93, formerly of Coplay, died May 21, 2017, at Phoebe Home, Allentown.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Julius and Elsie (Goldschmidt) Bodisch.

She was a utility operator for 32 years at the former Western Electric until she retired in 1985.

She was of the Catholic faith.

She was a member of Telephone Pioneers of America.

She is survived by a sister-in-law, Stella Bodisch of Northampton; nieces; and nephews.

Verona G. Bickert

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John’s UCC member

Verona G. Bickert, 86, of Fullerton Village, Whitehall, died May 21, 2017, at home. She was the wife of the late Ernest L. Bickert.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Leon J. and Grace (Davies) Schray.

She was a 1949 graduate of Allentown High School.

She was the office administrator at Brookside Country Club for more than 25 years until she retired. She earlier worked in the office of Dr. Guy L. Kratzer.

Stephen W. Moore

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Northampton

Stephen W. Moore, 71, of Northampton, died May 26, 2017, at Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth. He was the husband of Dolores R. (Moyer) Moore for 52 years.

Born in Robinson, Ill., he was a son of the late William K. and the late Hazel (Darnold) Moore.

He was most recently a mixer and delivery man for the former ICI Paints, Allentown, for 12 years until he retired in 2008. He was an assembler for Mack Trucks, Allentown, for 16 years.

John “Hank” Nemeth

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Queenship of Mary Church member

John “Hank” Nemeth, 88, of Fellowship Community and formerly of Northampton and Treichlers, died May 22, 2017. He was the husband of Stella (Keglovits) Nemeth for 65 years.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late John and Theresa (Sabara) Nemeth.

He attended North- ampton schools.

He was in the U.S. Army and was stationed in Korea.

He owned a real estate and insurance firm, where he worked for more than 30 years.

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

Richard A. Mattern

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Walnutport

Richard A. Mattern, 91, of Walnutport and formerly of Emmaus, died May 19, 2017, at Palmerton Hospital. He was the husband of the late Ruth M. (Stosh) Mattern.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Arthur A. and Mabel (Eastman) Mattern.

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

He was an assistant postmaster in Allentown and the director of finance at the Lehigh Valley facility of the U.S. Postal Service for 35 years until he retired in 1980.

He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Emmaus, and was a former church council member.

Rosemary M. Mullner

Wednesday, May 24, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Rosemary M. Mullner, 81, of Coplay, died May 18, 2017, at the Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. She was the wife of the late John J. Mullner Sr.

Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Frank J. and Hermina I. (Lohr) Stranzl.

She was chief deputy of registrar of wills for Lehigh County until she retired.

She was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.

She was a lifelong member of Coplay Saengerbund and Coplay Democratic Club.