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Eleanor Mae Albright

Wednesday, April 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Bethlehem Township

Eleanor “Ellie” Mae (Bunger) Albright, 98, died April 5, 2019, in her home in Bethlehem Township. She was the wife of the late Charles J. Albright for 42 years.

Born in Bear Gap, Columbia County, she was the daughter of the late Roy Victor and Mariah Eleanor (Meek) Bunger.

She attended Wynn’s School in Bear Gap.

She worked at several jobs over the years, most recently at Bethlehem Steel.

She was a member of Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Nazareth, and was a prior member of Bethel Bible Fellowship Church, Allentown. She served as Sunday school teacher for a combined total of 25 years between the two churches. She had been a member of Bear Gap Methodist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Philip M. and his wife Joanna of Allentown and Lowell R. and his wife Barbara of Northampton; five grandchildren, Thomas, Lori Craig, David, Charles and Samuel; seven great-grandchildren, Gregory, Elizabeth, Patrick, Daniel, Ryan, Christopher and Beth; two great-great-granddaughters, Maive and Evelyn; four nieces, Jane Halliday, Karen Nelson, Judy DesCombes and Rachel Weller; and a nephew, Roy Bunger.

She was predeceased by two sisters, Dorothy George and Cora Krick; and two brothers, Roy V. and Lawrence “Dutch.”

Contributions may be made to Grace Bible Fellowship Church, c/o the funeral home, 211 E. Center St., Nazareth.

There will be visitation hours 6:30-8 p.m. April 11 and 9:30-10:30 a.m. April 12, followed by a funeral service 10:30 a.m. April 12, all at Grace Bible Fellowship Church, 100 E. Beil Ave., Nazareth.

Arrangements were made by Bartholomew-Schisler Funeral Home.