Frances M. Kocher, 85, of Lehigh Township, died Aug. 26, 2013, at home.She was the wife of John F. Kocher for 60 years.
Born in Egypt, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Minnie (Lobach) Ritter.
She was a cook for the Northampton Area School District.
She was a member of Christ United Church of Christ, Walnutport.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Georgene C. and her husband Richard Doyle of Nazareth and Lynn L. her husband Dale Ritter of Lehigh Township; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Francis N. Hinkle, 87, of Northampton, died Aug. 26, 2013, at Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth. He was the husband of Joyce E. (Lindenmoyer) Hinkle for 65 years.
Born in Bath, he was a son of the late William and Mable (Walters) Hinkle.
He was a corporal in the U.S. Army during World War II.
He was the quarry superintendent for Keystone Cement Company, Bath, for five years before retiring in 1982. Before that, he worked in the same capacity for the former Atlas Cement Company, Northampton, for 27 years until it closed.
Julie P. Beers, 66, of Whitehall, died Aug. 19, 2013. She was the wife of Larry Beers for 16 years.
Born in Malaysia, she was a daughter of the late Yan Cheong and Pi Mei.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two children, Ron and Irene Ong and their spouses Staci and Ian; four brothers, and four grandchildren.
Contributions may be made to the Lupus Foundation, c/o the funeral home, 234 Walnut St., Catasauqua, 18032.
Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc.
Jean H. Vitek, 71, of East Allen Township, died Aug. 26, 2013, in her home, surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of John P. Vitek. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary Feb. 23.
Born in Stoney Lonesome, Summit Hill, Carbon County, she was a daughter of the late Carl and Helen (Heffelfinger) Breiner.
She was a seamstress for the former Tama Manufacturing Company and the former Fernbrook Garment Company, both of Northampton, for many years. She was also a Home Interiors displayer.
Clifford C. Smith, 95, of Slatington, died July 23, 2013, in his home.
He and his wife Elaine S. (Kern) Smith recently celebrated 71 years of marriage.
Born July 17, 1918, in Slatedale, he was a son of the late John and Edith (Hartline) Smith.
He was employed by C.W. Good Road Construction and by the former Trojan Powder Company, South Whitehall Township, for more than 30 years in the explosive and chemical departments until retiring in 1981.
A Navy veteran of World War II, he received an honorable discharge.
Robert R. Stoudt, 93, of Allentown and formerly of Fullerton, died July 28, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth (Tomko) Stoudt.
Born in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Ralph and Bertha (Steckel) Stoudt.
He was in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.
He was a machinist for Bonney Forge, Allentown, for many years before retiring in 1982.
He was a member of the Egypt Community Church, Egypt.
He was a member of American Legion Post 367, Fullerton.
Margaret "Margie" Weber, 80, of Coplay, died July 29, 2013, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Joseph Weber Sr.
Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Joseph F. and Julia (Hadl) Meyer.
She was a sewing machine operator for the former Modern Universal Pants, Northampton.
She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, its Altar and Rosary Society and the choir.
She was a member of the Coplay Saengerbund and its chorus.
Anna M. Filipovits, 91, of Northampton, died July 28, 2013. She was the wife of the late John Filipovits.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Agnes (Keglovits) Klusarits.
She worked at the former Tama Manufacturing for many years.
She was a member of Queenship of Mary Church and the Altar & Rosary Society.
She was a member of the Coplay Saengerbund.
Michelle L. (Jacoby) Snyder, 44, of Danielsville, formerly of New Tripoli, died July 29, 2013, at home.
She was a loving daughter of Jim and Barbara (Sterner) Jacoby of Breinigsville.
The former owner of Styles by Michelle Snyder, she was a member of Weisenberg Lutheran Church, both in New Tripoli.
She was a loving mother, and a wonderful and proud grandmother, always putting others first.
Kathryn L. (Haas) Heiser, 85, of Whitehall, died Aug. 2, 2013, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. She was the wife of Forrest E. Heiser for 63 years.
Born in Fogelsville, she was a daughter of the late John and Erma (Fritizinger) Haas.
She was a graduate of Allentown High School and the former Allentown Hospital School of Nursing.
She was a registered nurse in the Lehigh Valley for 35 years.
She was a member of Fellowship Community Bible Fellowship Church, Whitehall.
She was a life member of the Allentown Hospital School of Nursing alumni association.