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Daniel R. Ringer

Thursday, March 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

owned Ringer's farm

Daniel R. Ringer, 90, of Sun City Center, Fla, and formerly of Whitehall and Schnecksville, died March 7, 2014, in the Hospice House of Sun City Center, Fla. He was the husband of the late Shirley E. (Blose) Ringer.

Born in Whitehall Township, he was a son of the late Roy H. and Verna A. (Hahn) Ringer.

He owned and operated the family farm in Whitehall Township for 42 years before retiring in 1990. He was a real estate broker for Lehigh-North Realty Company, Whitehall, for eight years.

He was a member of St. John's UCC Mickleys, Whitehall.

Maryann W. Krause

Thursday, March 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

trimmer and matcher

Maryann W. Krause, 73, of Laurys Station, North Whitehall Township, died March 12, 2014, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of Rayburn R. Krause for 52 years.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Marion (Waltz) Sywenki.

She was a trimmer and matcher for the former Cross Country Clothes-Botany 500 Group, Northampton. Previously, she worked in the same capacity for the former Tama Manufacturing Company, Northampton, and as manager of the bakery/deli departments, Weis Market, Bethlehem.

Charles J. Bauer

Thursday, March 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

ambulance corps director

Charles J. Bauer, 72, of Whitehall, died March 14, 2014, at Manor Care, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Maria A. (Camody) Bauer for 53 years.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Charles F. and Mary M. (Molassa) Bauer.

He was a 1960 graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School.

He was the director of HMS Ambulance Corp and the Whitehall-Coplay Ambulance. He was the proprietor of the former Sunrise Coffee Inc. and the Danielsville Hotel in the 1970s. A drummer, he was the band leader of the former Universals and the Fabulous Five.

Charles Nush

Thursday, March 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

maintenance helper

Charles Nush, 91, of Whitehall, died March 10, 2014, at home. He was the husband of Lillian (Bosh) Nush for 62 years.

Born in Ormrod, he was the son of the late Nicholas and Catherine (Borsuk) Nush.

He was naval veteran of World War II.

He was a maintenance helper for the former Trojan Powder Company, Orefield, and previously was employed by the former Lehigh Portland Cement Company and Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

He was a member of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, Northampton.

Mary A. Fidler

Thursday, March 13, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

of Coplay

Mary A. Fidler, 89, of Coplay, died March 5, 2014, at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Julius F. Fidler for 61 years.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Andreas and Maria (Miksits) Wallusch.

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

She is survived by two sons, Dennis C. and his wife Joanne of Allentown and Julius W. and his companion Sharon Silfies of Whitehall; four grandchildren, Jessica, Stacey, Kevin and Kyle; two great-grandchildren, Ryan and Justin; and a sister, Theresa Lyons of North Carolina.

Gladys M. Mohr

Thursday, March 13, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Egypt

Gladys M. Mohr, 90, formerly of Egypt, died Feb. 24, 2014, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. She was the wife of the late Malcom H. Mohr who died in 2001.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Lester Heiney.

She was a member of Emmaus Moravian Church and donated her time to the "Peanut Gang." She was a den mother for Cub Scouts in the early 60s, served as the captain of the school crossing guards for many years and served as a dispatcher for the Emmaus Police Department until 1970.

James B. Felker

Thursday, March 13, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

World War II veteran

James B. Felker, 94, of Allentown, died Feb. 25, 2014, at home. He was the husband of the late Virginia (Kline) Felker for 57 years.

Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Abrahm and Agnes (Meffan) Felker.

He was a graduate of Lehigh University.

He was a first lieutenant (Ordinance Department Commission) in the U.S. Army Air Corp.- 30th Bomb Group during World War II.

Mary A. Gensits

Thursday, March 13, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter's Catholic Church member

Mary A. Gensits, 99, of Coplay, died March 2, 2014, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem, where she had resided for the past 26 years. She was the wife of the late Louis F. Gensits.

Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Liebezeit) Domitrovits.

She was a sewing machine operator for the former Clyde Shirt Company, Northampton, for 43 years.

She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Coplay, and of its Altar and Rosary Society.

Scott W. Powell

Thursday, March 13, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

pattern technician

Scott W. Powell, 59, of Northampton, died March 3, 2014. He was the husband of Linda (Wuchter) Powell for 34 years.

He was a son of the late Lewis and Jean (Beil) Powell.

He was a 1972 Catasauqua High School graduate.

He was a pattern technician at Effort Foundry, Bath. He was a foreman for the former Bethlehem Steel Company until its closure. After that, he worked for the Centric division of Bethlehem Steel and for Raymour and Flanigan.