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Christine R. Raub

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

shoe skiver

Christine R. Raub, 88, of Orefield, died Feb. 15, 2014, at Mahoning Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Lehighton. She was the wife of the late Bernard W. Raub.

Born in North Whitehall Township, she was a daughter of the late Samuel L. and Irene L. (Steckel) Miller.

She was a skiver for the Brown Shoe Company, Allentown.

She is survived by a daughter, Donna and her husband Thomas Troxell of Alburtis; two sons, James M. and his wife Sharon of New Tripoli and Samuel L. and his wife Susan of Orefield; a step-daughter, Phyllis and her husband Jack Krause of Allentown; seven grandchildren, Kelly, Brenda, Melissa, Hope, Samuel II, David and Pam; and six great–grandchildren, Haley Skylar, Willow, Connor, Emily, R.J. and Eric.

She was predeceased by a sister, Claudine Ambrose.

Contributions may be made to the Pennsylvania German Cultural Center, c/o the funeral home, 327 Chesnut St., Coplay, 18032.

Arrangements were made by Hauke Funeral Home Inc.