Northampton Press

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Edward J. Dzema

Thursday, January 30, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

school art teacher

Edward J. Dzema, 74, of Whitehall, died Jan. 19, 2014, at home. He was the husband of Sylvia A (Kovaleski) Dzema for 52 years.

Born in Kingston, he was a son of the late John and Mary (Kolcun) Dzema.

He was in the U.S. Air Force.

He was a 1957 graduate of the former Edwardsville High School, attended Scranton University, and earned a bachelor's degree from Kutztown University.

He was an art teacher at Trexler Middle School, Allentown School District, from which he retired after 38 years.

He then was an over-the-road truck driver for various companies.

Mary M. Bauer

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

loom operator

Mary M. Bauer, 94, of Coplay, died Jan.1, 2014, at home. She was the wife of the late Charles F. Bauer for 67 years.

Born in Cementon, she was a daughter of the late George and Julia (Peckar) Molassa.

She was a loom operator for the former Cross Country Clothes and Lova Silk Mill.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Church, Whitehall.

She was a member of the Third Order of Franciscans, Easton.

Rose "Nana" T. Lansenderfer

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John's Lutheran Church member

Rose "Nana" T. Lansenderfer, 99, formerly of Coplay, died Dec. 28, 2013, at Liberty Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Jacob G. Lansenderfer.

Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Amelia (Frisch) Toth.

She was a a sales clerk for various department stores in the Lehigh Valley.

She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Coplay.

She was a former board member of the Coplay Recreation and Welfare Association. She was a member of the Coplay Saengerbund.

Frank "Moe" J. Marth Jr.

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

baseball umpire

Frank "Moe" J. Marth Jr., 75, of North- ampton, died Dec. 20, 2013, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit, Lehigh Valley Hospital.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Frank and Anna (Miletics) Marth.

He was in the U.S. Marine Corps.

He retired in 2002 after 43 years from Agere Systems.

He was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Northampton.

He was a baseball umpire for the Lehigh Valley League for 37 years. He was a member of the Recreation Center, Northampton.

Sylvia L. Kressley

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

avid painter

Sylvia L. Kressley, 72, of Allentown, died Jan. 1, 2014, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

She and her husband, Melvin H. Kressley, celebrated their 18th wedding anniversary last November.

Born July 21, 1941, in Catasauqua, she was the daughter of the late John and Marion (Young) Howells.

She was a custodian in the Catasauqua School District from 1974-02.

An avid painter, she was a member of the Pocono Painters, Keystone Decorative Painters Chapter and Lehigh Decorative Painters.

She was of the Lutheran faith.

Frank "Moe" J. Marth Jr.

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

baseball umpire

Frank "Moe" J. Marth Jr., 75, of Northampton, died Dec. 20, 2013, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit, Lehigh Valley Hospital.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Frank and Anna (Miletics) Marth.

He was in the U.S. Marine Corps.

He retired in 2002 after 43 years from Agere Systems.

He was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Northampton.

He was a baseball umpire for the Lehigh Valley League for 37 years. He was a member of the Recreation Center, Northampton.

Margaretta L. Lentz

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church member

Margaretta L. Lentz, 86, of Hokendauqua, died Dec. 26, 2013, in St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown-Campus.

She was the wife of the late Anthony J. Lentz.

Born in Hokendauqua, she was a daughter of the late Arnold and Anna (Keshel) Theiss.

She was a graduate of Whitehall High School.

She was a seamstress at Tama Manufacturing, Northampton, and Baby Gro, Allentown, until retiring.

She was a member of Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Whitehall, where she prepared and folded weekly bulletins.

Edward H. Remaly Sr.

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

earned two Purple Hearts

Edward H. Remaly Sr., 90, of Coplay, died Dec. 26, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Christine D. (Malanitch) Remaly for 36 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Arthur and Catherine Remaly.

A World War II Marine veteran, he was the recipient of two Purple Hearts.

He was a crane operator for the former Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

He was a member of the Cathedral of St. Catherine of Siena, Allentown.

Florence A. Mory

Thursday, January 9, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

attended St. Paul's U.C.C.

Florence A. Mory, 67, of Northampton, died Jan. 1, 2014, at Lehigh Valley Hospital–Muhlenberg Campus, Bethlehem.

Born in Manhattan, N.Y., she was a daughter of Theodore and Frances (Holly) Mekulic.

She attended St. Paul's U.C.C., Northampton.

She is survived by daughter Christine F. Ilthier and her companion Bruce Worman of Saylorsburg; sister Linda Mekulic; and two grandsons, Garatte and Vince.

Arrangements were made by Schisler Funeral Home Inc., Northampton.