Whitehall-Coplay Press

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Gloria J. Koehler

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Wind Gap

Gloria J. Koehler, 73, of Wind Gap, died July 24, 2018, at Hospice House of the VNA at St. Luke’s, Bethlehem. She was the wife of Howard S. Koehler.

Born in Bushkill Center, she was a daughter of the late Edward Detweiler and Anna (Snyder) Mack of Nazareth.

She was a proof reader for the Orange County Register newspaper, Santa Anna, Calif., for five years before she retired in 1995. She also was a part-time nurse’s aide at Walden III care facility and at The Chicken Shack.

R. Daniel Goodin

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church member

R. Daniel “Dan” Good- in, 77, of Whitehall, died July 24, 2018, at Whitehall Manor. He was the husband of the late Patricia Ann (Maiatico) Goodin for 54 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Leonard F. and Beatrice Leamy Kleinhans Goodin.

He was a graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School.

He was an optician with the family business, the former L.F. Goodin Optician, Allentown. He retired from Allentown Optical in 2016.

He was a longtime parishioner of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, Whitehall, where he was a choir member.

Donna M. Procanyn

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Northampton Area Senior High School graduate

Donna M. Procanyn, 50, of Dingmans Ferry, died July 28, 2018, at the Inpatient Hospice Unit of Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg. She was the fiancee of Edward S. Tudge, with whom she resided.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of William and Louise (Balliet) Procanyn of Northampton.

She was a graduate of Northampton Area Senior High School.

She was a bookkeeper for over 15 years for Koch 33, Easton.

In addition to her fiance and parents, she is survived by three sons, Jared, Evan and Nicholas Tudge.

She was predeceased by an infant sister.

Janet W. Buss

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

attended Grace United Church of Christ

Janet W. (Schaller) Buss, 78, of Coplay, died July 29, 2018, in her home. She was the wife of Paul K. Buss Sr. for 59 years.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Frank Sr. and Walma (Keiser) Schaller.

She was a sewing machine operator at the former Universal Pant Company, Northampton.

She attended Grace United Church of Christ, Northampton.