Northampton Press

Sunday, September 23, 2018

Leon L. Grim

Wednesday, July 25, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Fellowship Manor resident

Leon L. Grim, 83, formerly of Schnecksville, died July 14, 2018, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. He was the husband of Althea A. (Bachman) Grim for 62 years.

Born in Weisenberg Township, he was the son of the late Sylvester and Mabel (Kocher) Grim.

He was a representative of Thrivent Financial for 22 years before retiring.

A member of Union Evangelical Lutheran Church, Schnecksville, he served multiple terms on the church council.

He was a volunteer at Northern Lehigh Food Bank and a member of Schnecksville Grange 1684.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by two sons, Timothy S. and his wife Peggy of Kutztown and Michael G. and his wife Janice of New Castle; a brother, Willard Grim and his wife Barbara of Topton; a sister, Ella Schaller of Allentown; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandsons.

He was predeceased by a son, Keith L.

Memorial contributions may be made to the church’s Vision 20/20 fund and/or to the food bank, both c/o of the funeral home, P.O. Box 196, Schnecksville, 18078-0196.

Arrangements were made by Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc.