Northampton Press

Sunday, July 22, 2018

Theresa A. Sommers

Tuesday, July 3, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Theresa A. Sommers, 88, of Coplay, died June 25, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. She was the wife of the late John L. Sommers.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Stephen and Mary (Unger) Augustine.

She was a seamstress for various factories for many years until she took retirement. She was a member of International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

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

She is survived by a daughter, Deborah of Coplay; a sister, Minnie Stangl of Walnutport; two brothers, Stephen of Allentown and Julius of Warminster; three grandchildren, Jennifer Zarayko, J.J. Horvath and Robby and his wife Amy Moyer; and a great-granddaughter, Rachel and her husband Joshua Chapel.

She was predeceased by three sisters, Mary Poandl, Bertha Halala and Pauline Trinkle; and two brothers, John and Martin Augustine.

Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, c/o the funeral home, 327 Chestnut St., Coplay, 18037.

Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc.