Rose M. Stubits, 91, of Northampton, died April 28, 2017, in Gracedale. She was the wife of the late Joseph M. Stubits.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Rose (Sabara) Filipovits.
She worked at Clyde Shirt Factory for many years. She cleaned at Cement National Bank and Our Lady of Hungary Church for several years.
She was a member of Queenship of Mary Church, where she sang on the choir for many years, and was part of its altar and rosary society.
She was a member of St. Peter & Paul Hungarian Society.
Nicholas R. Beitler, 34, of Coplay, died May 4, 2017, in his home. He was the husband of Jessica L. (Bartholomew) Beitler for seven years.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of Robert C. Beitler and his wife Angela of Neffs and Karen L. (Bowling) Beitler-Beil and her husband Thomas of Allentown.
He was a landscaper for Elegant Lawn Care, Bangor.
Jacqueline A. Driscoll, 64, of Allentown, died May 3, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of William J. Driscoll. The couple would have celebrated 18 years of marriage Sept. 11. Born in East Stroudsburg, she was the daughter of the late Albert E. “Barney” and Virgie (Green) Charron.
Sharon L. (Anderson) Tomasitz, 35, of Northampton, died May 1, 2017, after a hard-fought battle with cancer. She was the wife of Aron Tomasitz. They had been together for seven years.
She was a daughter of Mark and Cynthia (Wawrzynski) Anderson.
She was a 1999 graduate of Nazareth Area High School.
Irmgard (Zaraza) Snyder Roberts, 89, of Country Meadows, Allentown, and formerly of Berlinsville, died May 5, 2017. She was the wife of Donald G. Roberts for 41 years and the late Roscoe P. Snyder.
Born in Germany, she was the daughter of the late Josef and Maria Zaraza.
She was the co-owner of the Roscoe P. Snyder Insurance Agency, Berlinsville, until her retirement.
She was a member of the former Blue Ridge Country Club, Palmerton, a 50-year member of Order of the Eastern Star and St. John’s United Church of Christ, Slatington.
George S. Grim, 75, of Egypt, Whitehall Township, died April 17, 2017, in his home.
Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Henry E. and Bessie D. (Proctor) Grim.
He worked in the maintenance department of the former Fullerton Furniture Gallery for 25 years. He worked part time at Giant, Whitehall, for the last 19 years.
He is survived by four brothers, James R. Proctor of Northampton, Larry L. Grim of Germansville, Eugene H. Grim of Bethlehem Township and Keith W. Grim of Ruchsville; nieces; and nephews.
Wilbur C. Schlier Sr., 89, of Allentown, died April 19, 2017, at his home. He was the husband of the late Kathleen (Bauer) Schlier.
Born in Lehighton, he was a son of the late Vernon and Ella (Dotter) Schlier Sr.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and of the Korean War, where he was serving together with his brothers. He also served in the National Guard.
He was a die machine operator at Fairtex Mills for many years.
He was a member of Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Catasauqua.
Helen Hebrock, 86, of Northampton, died April 26, 2017, at Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital, Bethlehem. She was the wife of Stephen Hebrock Sr. for 63 years.
Born in Cementon, she was a daughter of the late John and Catherine (Barna) Ruszin.
She was a seamstress for several factories over the years.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Northampton.
Richard “Dick” A. Gray, 85, of Northampton, died April 27, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. He was the husband of the late Barbara P. (Doser) Gray.
Born in Catasauqua, he was a son of the late Augustus and Frances M. (Gillespie) Gray.
He was in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War era.
He was an estimator/sales representative for H.T. Lyons Inc. for 20 years until he retired in 1993. He worked earlier for Lehigh Engineering.
He was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Orefield.
Frank J. Sakasits, 79, formerly of Coplay, died April 20, 2017. Born in Upper Nazareth Township, he was a son of the late Frank P. and Emma (Derkits) Sakasitz.
He was in the U.S. Army.
He was a lineman and supervisor for PPL until he retired in 1995.
He was a member of Queenship of Mary Church, Northampton.
Following his retirement, he volunteered on a horse farm where he helped children with special needs to enjoy horseback riding.