December 31, 2016
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June 26, 2016
Betty E. (Reiss) Krauss, 84, of Palm, wife of the late Charles S.
Krauss, passed away June 24, 2016 at home. Born in Quakertown, PA, she was a daughter of the late Harold E. and Dorothy L. (Walter) Reiss.
She was a Homemaker for her loving family.
Betty was a lifelong member of Palm Schwenkfelder Church. She was in the Church Choir and Ladies Aid Society at the Church.
Surviving are two daughters, Diane L. wife of Thomas E. Dunn of Zionsville and Nancy J. wife of Peter Menio Jr. of Athens; 2 grandchildren, Peter Menio III and ...
June 26, 2016
Frederick B. Young, 95, of Gilbertsville, PA passed away on Thursday, June 23, 2016 at Pennsburg Manor. He was the husband of the late, Eleanor (Livengood) Young who passed away in 1998.
Frederick was born January 12, 1921 in Hendricks, PA. He was a son of the late John R. Young and Lillian M. (Bohnenberger) Young.
Fred served in the Army from 1943-1945 during WWII. He fought during the 3rd Wave Battle at Normandy Beach. After serving in the ...
June 26, 2016
Diane T. (Latshaw, Mumbauer) Warren, 86, of East Greenville passed
away June 22, 2016 in St. Luke's Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was the longtime companion of Eugene O'Donnell.
Diane was born in Milford, CT, July 30, 1929 to Pearl Heckler. She was raised by the late Minnie & John Latshaw.
Diane retired from Pillsbury Company after 32 years of service where she served on the recreation committee. She was the lifeguard at Linda Lake, Spinnerstown for 15 years
She was a member of ...
June 23, 2016
E. Ruth McLaughlin, 86, of Pennsburg, wife of the late Hugh F.
McLaughlin, Sr., passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016. Born in Roxborough, PA, she was the daughter of the late Arthur M. and Mabel (Gerhart) Plummer.
She was a homemaker, an inspector at Plummer Precision Optics, and worked at The Quakertown House before retiring. Ruth was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Spinnerstown. She enjoyed gardening, feeding birds, and loved animals.
She was the loving mother of Hugh F. McLaughlin, Jr., (Doris), of Pennsburg; Ele Hanshew, of Quakertown; the late Fred McLaughlin (Liz), of ...
June 21, 2016
Alma E. Wetzel, 92, of Macungie, passed away June 13, 2016 in the Phoebe Home, Allentown. Alma retired in 1989 from the Upper Perkiomen School District, member of the faculty for more than thirty years during which she served as Reading Supervisor, Elementary Principal, Elementary Supervisor of Instruction and classroom teacher.
Previously, she was an Assistant Professor at what is now West Chester University, teaching first grade and kindergarten in the Demonstration School and elementary education courses in the School of Education. She also taught first grade classes in the Allentown School District and the ...
June 18, 2016
Marilyn (Stauffer) Markley, 84, of Pennsburg, passed away peacefully on June 16th, 2016. She was the wife of Meryl W. Markley. They celebrated 65 years of marriage on June 9th.
She was the daughter of the late Ernest M. and Leah M. (Stahl) Stauffer of East Greenville.
She graduated from East Greenville High School, where she was captain of the girls' hockey team. She was employed as a secretary at Goshenhoppen Insurance Company in her early years, and later worked with ...