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Sylvia J. Chittick

Wednesday, May 16, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Bath

Sylvia J. Chittick, 85, of Allentown, and formerly of Bath, died May 13, 2018, at Westminster Village, Allentown. She was the wife of John Chittick for 65 years.

Born in Londonderry City, Northern Ireland, she was a daughter of the late Harry Ming and Mary Ann (Howard) Ming.

She was a secretary for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children in Belfast, Ireland, for several years before retiring in 1997 and moving to the United States.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Clive R. and his wife Tammy Louise of Suwanee, Ga.; a daughter, G. Lesley and her husband of Donald Shambo Jr. of Northampton; a brother, Reginald and wife Gwen Ming of Carrickfergus, Northern Ireland; and three grandchildren, Richard, Victoria and Collin.

She was predeceased by two brothers, Robert and Harry Ming.

There will be a calling hour 7-8 p.m., followed by a memorial service 8 p.m., May 17 at Schisler Funeral Home Inc., 2119 Washington Ave., Northampton, 18067.

Contributions may be made to Lewy Body Dementia Association, c/o the funeral home.

Arrangements were made by Schisler Funeral Home Inc.