Northampton Press

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

Lee W. Missmer

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

master electrician

Lee W. Missmer, 68, formerly of Catasauqua, died Sept. 26, 2013.

He was the son of the late Claude and Frances Missmer.

He was a master electrician formerly employed by Crowder Jr. Company. He later owned and operated his own business, First Class Electric Service.

He is survived by three sons, Michael and his wife Jody, Russell and his wife Danette and Christopher and his wife Claudia; seven grandchildren, Alyssa, Chase, Catherine, Kaleb, Dane, Samuel and Jonas; and two brothers, Claude and Richard.

Dianne M. Wolfe

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired floor worker

Dianne M. Wolfe, 68, of Bangor, died Sept. 29, 2013, at her home She was the wife of the late Joseph H. Wolfe Sr.

Born in Whitehall-Egypt, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Anna (Marth) Lobach.

She was a floor worker for the former Tama Manufacturing, Allentown, for five years before retiring in 2000. Before that, she was a machine operator, floor lady and hand repairs worker for the former Cross Country Clothes, Northampton, for 35 years.

Martha Evelyn Mitman

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Grace United Church of Christ member

Martha Evelyn Mitman, 89, of Northampton, died Oct. 3, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. She was the wife of the late Kenneth W. Mitman.

Born in Red Hill, Okla., she was a daughter of the late William and Sadie (Warrington) Carman.

She worked at various factories in the Northampton area before retiring in 1986.

She was a member of Grace United Church of Christ, Northampton.

Angeline Ertl

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

VFW Post 4714 auxiliary member

Angeline Ertl, 89, of Northampton, died Oct. 5, 2013, at Valley Manor, Coopersburg. She was the wife of the late Frank A. Ertl.

Born in Uniontown, she was a daughter of the late Fortunato R. and Eva (Baughman) Fee.

She held many positions including treasurer, secretary and vice president of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW Post 4714.

Daniel J. Weaver

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

V.F.W. post commander

Daniel J. Weaver, 43, of Coplay, died Oct. 6, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg, Bethlehem.

Born in Fountain Hill, he was a son of Dennis Weaver of Northampton and Dorothy (Fuller) Abel of Lansford.

He was a SPC, U.S. Army, during the Gulf War in Desert Storm.

He was last employed as a laborer for Skrapits Concrete Company, Northampton, for two years. Before that, he worked for Trunzo Concrete Company, Bath, for two years; and at Phoenix Forge Company, Catasauqua, as a C.N.C. operator for several years.

John D. Drabick

Thursday, October 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of I.B.M.; limo driver

John D. Drabick, 61, of Northampton, died suddenly at home on Oct. 4, 2013.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late John and Nancy (Boruch) Drabick.

He worked at I.B.M. for many years and most recently he was a driver for A&A Limo, Northampton.

He is survived by a sister, Mary Ann Keller and her husband Mike Snyder of Catasauqua.

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

Charles W. Druckenmiller Sr.

Thursday, October 10, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

former borough council member

Charles W. Druckenmiller Sr., 92, of North-ampton, died Oct. 6, 2013, at his home. He was the husband of the late Josephine R. (Makovsky) Druckenmiller.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Pearley C. and Carrie V. (Bartholomew) Druckenmiller.

He was the class president and a 1939 graduate of Northampton High School.

He was in the U.S. Navy in the Pacific Theatre during World War II and achieved the rank of radarman third class petty officer.