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Marietta "Marty" Krause

Thursday, March 6, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Hess's buyer

Marietta "Marty" Krause, 80, of Allentown, died Feb. 17, 2014, after a four and a half year battle with cancer, at the V.N.A. Hospice of St. Luke's, Lower Saucon Township. She was the wife of the late Richard H. Krause for 55 years.

Born in Scranton, she was a daughter of the late John and Helen (Lynn) Calvert.

She was a 1951 graduate of William Allen High School.

She was in advertising and had a radio show on WKAP.

She was a buyer for Hess Brothers Department Store.

She worked at Dorneyville Pharmacy with her late husband.

Sophie (Sally) Gladish

Thursday, March 6, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John the Baptist Ukrainian member

Sophie (Sally) Gladish, 84, of Whitehall, died Feb. 16, 2014, at the home of her daughter Sandy Superka. She was the wife of the late Richard J. Gladish.

She was a daughter of the late Frank and Rose Salash of Northampton.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Catholic Church, where she sang in the church choir and was a pierogie maker.

She was a member of the Friendly Fifties Senior Citizens Group.

James C. Knappenberger

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

member of VFW Post 8282

James C. Knappenberger, 77, of Breinigsville, was fatally injured Feb. 10, 2014, in a traffic accident.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Clinton A. and Ruth M. (Schell) Knappenberger.

He owned furniture stores in Northampton and Slatington, was affiliated with the former TV Asscociates retail store in Whitehall, and was known as "The Mattress Man" at his Poland, N.Y., business.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War and was a member of Robert M. Fegely VFW Post 8282, Breinigsville.

Thomas Hudak

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Holy Trinity Catholic Church member

Thomas Hudak, 90, of Whitehall, died Feb. 10, 2014, in Whitehall Manor. He was the husband of the late Josephine (Lupcho) Hudak.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Frank and Rosa (Machok) Hudak.

He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving during World War II.

He was a supervisor for the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation for many years.

He was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church where he was a sexton, choir member, pierogie maker and a member of the senior group.

He was a member of the Catholic War Veterans Post No. 454.

Anna M. Schaller

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Hope Lutheran Church member

Anna M. Schaller, 83, of Coplay, died Feb. 10, 2014, at the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of Luther Schaller for 64 years.

Born in Treichlers, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Bessie (Stettler) Resh.

She was a member of Hope Lutheran Church, Cherryville.

She was a member of the North Catasauqua Senior Citizens Group.

Vincent J. Rivetti

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

"Uncle Vinney" of foundry

Vincent J. Rivetti, 85 of Northampton, died Feb. 9, 2014, at his home. He was the husband of the late Mildred (Smith) Rivetti.

Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late John and Rose (Piscitelli) Rivetti.

He was a Coplay High School graduate.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Metallurgical Engineering from Lafayette College in 1961.

He served his country as a Lance Cpl. in the Marine Corps during the Korean War.

Carl E. Brett

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

assembler

Carl E. Brett, 97, of Catasauqua, died Feb.15, 2014, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem. He was the husband of the late Minnie (Kochanasz) Brett.

Born in Catasauqua, he was a son of the late Thomas and Hurdee (Albright) Brett.

He was an assembler for Mack Trucks for more than 30 years before retiring.

He was of the Catholic faith.

Alfred R. Berner

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John the Baptist Catholic Church member

Alfred R. Berner, 82, of Whitehall, died Feb. 11, 2014, at home. He was the husband of Patricia E. (Schwartz) Berner for 58 years.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Louis and Theresa (Nickischer) Berner.

He was a U.S. Naval veteran and was in the Korean War.

He worked for Mack Trucks Inc., Allentown, for 29 years.

He was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Whitehall, and of its Holy Name Society.

He was a member of UAW Mack Local No. 677, a lifetime member of the West Coplay Maennerchor, and a member of the Northampton Liederkranz.

The Rev. Aaron W. Fox

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

St. John's U.C.C. pastor emeritus

The Rev. Aaron W. Fox, 87, formerly of Whitehall, died Feb. 14, 2014, at Phoebe Terrace. He was the husband of Marietta M. (Schuler) Fox for 64 years.

Born in Macungie, he was a son of the late Aaron R. and Irene V. (Wendling) Fox.

He was a graduate of Muhlenberg College and Lancaster Theological Seminary.

He was in the U.S. Army in the Phillipines and Korea.

He was pastor emeritus of St. John's U.C.C., Fullerton, where he served for 40 years.

He was a stated supply pastor at Trinity U.C.C., Coplay, for 10 years.