Whitehall-Coplay Press

Friday, June 22, 2018

Betty J. Eisenhard

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Weaversville

Betty J. Eisenhard, 87, of Nazareth and formerly of Weaversville, died June 3, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late William H. Eisenhard Jr.

Born in Beersville, she was a daughter of the late Harry L. and Lillian (Miller) Reimer.

She was a garment worker and presser for Miss Robin Dress Company, Allentown, for many years until she took retirement.

She was a member of Light of Christ Lutheran Church, Bethlehem.

She was a member of the International Ladies’ Garment Workers’ Union.

Tracey Lynn Heffelfinger

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Northampton

Tracey Lynn Heffelfinger, 48, of Northampton, died May 27, 2018, from myeloid leukemia.

She was a daughter of Arthur “Tom” Heffelfinger and the late Sally A. (Brutchak) Heffelfinger.

In addition to her father, she is survived by a brother, Scott and his wife Audrey and their sons Zachary, Nicholas and Matthew; an aunt, Nancy and her husband Ronald Motsko; and cousins and their families.

Contributions may be made to the family.

Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.

Mary T. Danko

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Mary T. Danko, 94, of Coplay, died May 31, 2018, at home. She was the wife of the late Bernard J. Danko.

Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Rose (Klement) Anthony Sr.

She was a seamstress for various factories in the Lehigh Valley for many years. Before that, she was a hairdresser.

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

She is survived by a daughter, Mary-Beth; a son, James; and a sister, Anna Udicious, all of Coplay; nieces; and nephews.

Marlene D. Race

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Whitehall High School graduate

Marlene D. (Hill) Race, 77, of Walnutport, died June 6, 2018, in her home. She was the wife of the late William B. Race Sr.

Born in Lehighton, she was a daughter of the late Royal O. and Arlene C. (Strohl) Hill.

She was a 1958 graduate of Whitehall High School.

She scheduled bus trips for several years while a member of the Palmerton Over 60 Club. She and her late husband were members of the Lehigh Valley Antique Car Club and showed previously their 1921 Willys Knight and their 1936 Buick.

Ramona D. Hoffman

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Ramona D. Hoffman, 55, of Allentown, died May 28, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of Richard G. Hoffman of Allentown.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Helene Neubauer and the late Julius Neubauer.

In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by two sons, Kyle and Zachary; a daughter, Danielle Hoffman and her partner Chad Heiney; a brother, Thomas Neubauer; two sisters, Daniela Neubauer and Regina Currier; and a grandson, Abel.

Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.

John P. Gaul

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Bethlehem

John P. Gaul, 68, died May 30, 2018. He was the husband of Margaret A. (Miner) Gaul for 46 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late James Emery and Josephine (Muscler) Gaul.

He earned an associate degree in history from Northampton Community College.

He was a district manager for The Morning Call newspaper for many years until he took retirement.

He was involved with the YMCA Indian Guides and Boy Scout Troop 329.

Mary Kreglow

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John the Baptist Church member

Mary (Shelak) Kreglow, 90, of Northampton, died May 29, 2018. She was the wife of the late Rowland E. Kreglow.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Andrew Shelak and Theresa (Roman) Shelak.

She was a sewing machine operator for more than 40 years at Tama Manufacturing, Northampton.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Northampton.

The Reverend Monsignor Anthony D. Muntone

Wednesday, June 6, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Elizabeth of Hungary pastor emeritus

The Reverend Monsignor Anthony D. Muntone, 81, died May 30, 2018, at Holy Family Villa for Priests, Bethlehem.

Born in Shenandoah, he was a son of the late Anthony and Assunta (Bruno) Muntone.

He was a graduate of J.W. Cooper High School, Shenandoah. He studied at Saint Charles Borromeo Seminary, Overbrook, and earned a Licentiate in Sacred Theology from the Pontifical North American College, Rome, Italy.

He was ordained to the priesthood July 12, 1964, by the Most Reverend Filippo Pocci at the Church of the Twelve Apostles, Rome, Italy.