Northampton Press

Monday, February 18, 2019

Martha J. Grubb

Thursday, November 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired executive secretary

Martha J. Grubb, 75, of Northampton, died Nov. 9, 2013, in her residence. She was the wife of the Sheldon E. Grubb for 57 years.

Born in Upperco, Md., she was a daughter of the late Milton and Jane (Baumgardner) Pottorff.

She was an executive secretary for Gichner, Dallastown, for 25 years before retiring. Locally, she was a nanny for the children of Dr. and Mrs. Marsh.

She was a member of Bethany Bible Fellowship, Whitehall.

Dale W. Behringer

Thursday, November 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired cement worker

Dale W. Behringer, 84, died Nov. 10, 2013, at Northampton Village, Northampton.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Fred and Florence (Solt) Behringer.

He was in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He worked at the former Atlas Cement Company, Northampton, for many years until retiring.

He was a member of American Legion Post 353, Northampton.

He is survived by several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by two brothers, George and Allen Behringer; and four sisters, Catherine Cox, Renia Roth, Althea Behringer and Fern Badman.

Leila P. Klinger

Thursday, November 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Catty Presbyterian church elder

Leila P. Klinger, 91, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 9, 2013, in her residence. She was the wife of the late Thomas R. Klinger.

Born in Smithfield, N.C., she was a daughter of the late Charles I. and Helen (Parker) Pierce.

She was a doctor's office receptionist, retiring from the office of Dr. Angelo.

She was a U.S.O. girl in various service clubs during the war years.

She was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua, where she was an elder and a member of the women's society.

She was a member of the Catasauqua Women's Club.

Louise Stefany Rissmiller

Thursday, November 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

computer programmer

Louise Stefany Rissmiller, 57, of Martins Creek, died Nov. 8, 2013, at home. She was the wife of Patrick M. Rissmiller for 17 years.

Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Betty L. (Stefany) Mac Adam of Hokendauqua and the late Carl D. Snyder and the late Ranald R. Mac Adam.

She was a 1974 graduate of Whtiehall High School. She earned a bachelor's degree from Kutztown University.

She was a computer programmer for Cigna at the Easton outpout distribution center.

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

Gary D. Dunning

Thursday, November 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Meals on Wheels volunteer

Gary D. Dunning, 94, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 12, 2013, in Saint Luke's Hospice. He was the husband of the late Marie (Van Doren) Dunning.

Born in Long Pond, he was a son of the late Stanley and Carrie (Everret) Dunning.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, having attained the rank of first sergeant.

He retired as a manager for Mary McIntosh after 33 years of service in Easton, Allentown, Miami and Reading.

He was a member of Easton Lodge 152 F&AM. He was a volunteer for Meals on Wheels.

June L. Kline

Thursday, November 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

registered nurse

June L. Kline, 87, of Catasauqua, died Nov. 12, 2013, in Allentown. She was the wife of the late Kenneth H. Kline.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late John and Ellen (Lauer) O'Connor.

She was a member of the Army Cadet Nursing Corps during World War II.

She was a registered nurse and worked at Lankenua Hospital, Allentown General Hospital, Visiting Nurses of Lehigh County and Meals on Wheels of Lehigh County,

She was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Catasauqua.

She was a member of the Catasauqua Women's Club.

Anthony Nagy

Thursday, November 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

owned trucking company

Anthony "Tony" Nagy, 46, of Northampton, died Oct. 21, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. He was the husband of Rachel (Rinker) Nagy for nine years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of Richard and Barbara (Kantz) Nagy of Northampton.

He was a 1985 graduate of Northampton Area High School.

He was the owner of Tony Nagy Trucking, Northampton. He farmed with his dad all of his life.

He was a life member of the Raccoon Club, Northampton.

John P. Eberhardt

Thursday, November 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

former borough council member

John P. Eberhardt, 86, of Northampton, died Oct. 15, 2013, in his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Shirley (Strohl) Eberhardt.

Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Paul and Cecilia (Schmalzel) Eberhardt.

He worked at Muhlenberg College for many years.

He was a member and an elder of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Northampton.

He honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II.

Mildred Irene Schwartz

Thursday, November 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

former school bus driver

Mildred Irene Schwartz, 95, of Northampton, died Oct. 2, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg. She was the wife of the late Franklin William Schwartz.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Lester and Florence (Hoover) Solt.

She was a school bus driver for many years.

She is survived by a daughter, Romaine Schwartz of Northampton; a son, Franklin and his wife Marsha of North Catasauqua; a granddaughter, Meghan and her husband Scott McAteer; and two great-grandsons, Caden and Evan.