November 21, 2014
Thomas A. Henry, 74, of Pennsburg, passed away on Wednesday,
November 19, 2014 at Grand View Hospital, Sellersville.
Born in East Greenville, he was a son of the late Leo Y. and Anna C. (Yerger) Henry.
Tom served in the US Army during Vietnam then he worked for many years as a Union Laborer, retiring in 2003 from Local #135 of Norristown. He also owned the former Hotel Harley in Pennsburg.
He was a member of St. Philip Neri Catholic Church of Pennsburg, the American Legion Post #184 of East Greenville, The East Greenville Fire Company and ...
November 19, 2014
Clarence M. Leister, Jr., 91, of Palm, passed away on Tuesday, November 18,
2014 at Pennsburg Manor. He was the husband of Grace V. (Renninger) Leister, celebrating 70 years of marriage on September 16, 2014.
Born in Corning, PA, he was a son of the late Clarence S. and Helen M. (Miller) Leister.
Clarence was a veteran of the US Army serving in World War II. He then was a bricklayer for 42 years and also was a co-owner of Leister and Schmoyer Bricklayers in Palm, PA for many years retiring in 1988.
He was a longtime member of ...
November 18, 2014
Victor L. DiBlasio, 84, husband of Mary (Pallante), of Gouldsboro, formerly of Hereford, died November 16, 2014.
Victor was a Navy veteran, member of the VFW, a mechanic and welder and former member of the Hereford Fire Company.
Survivors: Wife; children, Maryanne (Martin) Homan, Laceyville, Joseph (Kathy) DiBlasio, East Greenville, Diane (Mark) Getz, Topton, Tina Marie (Jerry) Schantz, Emmaus , Vickie (Larry) Dotter, Newfoundland; 11 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren. A brother, Raymond and ...
November 17, 2014
Helena (Kelsch) Riegner, age 90, formerly of Bally, passed away on November 15, 2014 at Frederick Living in Frederick, PA. She was the widow of Joseph M. Riegner, who died in 1985. Helena was the daughter of the late John & Kathryn (Letterhouse) Kelsch. She was preceded in death by five brothers: Leon, Joe, John, Romaine and Paul. She retired from Perkiomen Clothing Factory after 50 years of service.
Helena was a member of Most Blessed Sacrament Church, where she ...
November 17, 2014
Oliver L. Cleaver, 91, formerly of Palm, passed away on Sunday,
November 16, 2014 at Country Meadows, Bethlehem. He was the husband of June Laurine (Bartholomew) Cleaver celebrating 65 years on marriage on April 2, 2014.
Born in Upper Hanover Township, Palm, he was a son of the late John Oliver and Myrtle (Lachman) Cleaver.
He was a 1947 graduate of Franklin and Marshall College with a BS Degree in Chemistry and a brother of the Phi Kappa Sigma Fraternity.
From 1943 to 1946, Oliver served in the U.S. Army, 66th Black Panther Division, attaining the ...
November 12, 2014
Norman L. Benner, 92, of Frederick and formerly of Pennsburg and
Coopersburg, passed away November 11, 2014. He was the husband of the late Murial (Wright) Ballew Benner, and the late Irma (Schleifer) Benner.
Born in Tylersport, he was a son of the late Horace and Katie (Leister) Benner. Norman was an Army veteran of WWII. He was an auditor for the Harleysville Insurance Co. for 32 years before retiring. He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hill He was an active member of the Saucon Lodge #49, F.&A.M., Coopersburg, as well as a member of the Lehigh Consistory, Allentown and the Rajah Shrine, Reading.
Norman served as the ...