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Dennis Deichmeister

Thursday, March 6, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Coplay

Dennis Deichmeister, 70, of Ontario, Calif., died recently at home.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Edward P.and Julia (Fidler) Deichmeister.

He was a security guard in California for many years.

He is survived by two daughters, Tina of Treichlers and Tammy and her husband James Mathis of Catasauqua; two granddaughters, Latasha and Amanda; a brother, Edward and his wife Julia Ann of Northampton; a sister, Dolores Remaly of Northampton; nephews; and a niece.

Arlene A. Schneider

Thursday, March 6, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

office clerk

Arlene A. Schneider, 94, of Bethlehem and formerly of Easton, died Feb. 16, 2014, at Old Orchard Healthcare Center, Easton. She was the wife of the late James F. Schneider.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late George and Estella (Townson) Reimert.

She was a 1937 graduate of Northampton High School.

She was an office clerk and assisted with operations at Ashland Oil Company, Easton, for many years until retiring in 1994.

She was a member of Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, Hecktown.

Bruce A. Beil

Thursday, March 6, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

of Walnutport

Bruce A. Beil, 55, of Walnutport, died Feb. 19, 2014, at home.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Donald and Joanne (Dotterer) Beil.

He was in the U.S. Army.

He was a jack of all trades.

He is survived by two sons, Andrew and his wife Judy, and Ryan, all of Slatington; a daughter, Kristen of Whitehall; four brothers, Donald and his wife Terri Beil of Coplay, Barry Beil of Bethlehem, Patrick Beil of Cementon, and Blake and his wife June of North Catasauqua; and three grandchildren, Dorian, Madison and Ivan.

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.

Emma M. Molchany

Thursday, February 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church member

Emma M. Molchany, 91, of Allentown and formerly of Whitehall, died Feb. 11, 2014, at the Phoebe Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Albert A. Molchany for 54 years.

Born in Stiles, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Katie (Klimeck) Haberern.

She was a Whitehall High School graduate.

She worked for the former Western Electric as an electronic worker for nine years before retiring in 1956.

She was a member of Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, Whitehall, where she was a Sunday school treasurer and participated in many activities.

Rosemarie L. Yanders

Thursday, February 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

office manager

Rosemarie L. Yanders, 75, of Stiles, died Feb. 8, 2014, at her residence. She was the wife of Robert "Reuben" J. Yanders for 50 years.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Catherine (Miller) Kennedy.

She retired as an office manager for the former AT&T Microelectronics, Allentown.

She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, Stiles, and of its Altar and Rosary Society and choir.

CountyCoroner

Thursday, February 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Marcel Salina

The Lehigh County Deputy Coroner's Office is seeking information regarding the next of kin of Marcel Salina, who died of natural causes.

He was pronounced dead at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 10 in his Catasauqua residence, 303 Bridge St., Apartment No. 1.

If anyone has information on possible family members, contact the coroner's office at 610-782-3426.

Dr. Marian Faulkner Chastain

Thursday, February 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Catasauqua High School graduate

Dr. Marian Faulkner Chastain, 91, of Auburn, Ala., died Feb. 11, 2014, in North Augusta, S.C., where she had been residing since September. She was the wife of the late Dr. Elijah D. Chastain.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late David P. and Emma (Boyer) Faulkner.

She was a 1940 graduate of Catasauqua High School.

She was a graduate of Cedar Crest College.

She earned a master's degree and a doctorate degree from Florida State University.

Rose (Rosa) M. Frisch

Thursday, February 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

Queenship of Mary Church member

Rose (Rosa) M. Frisch, 88, of Northampton, died Feb. 5, 2014, in Lehigh Valley Hospital Muhlenberg. She was the wife of the late Stephen "Moonie" Frisch.

Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (Milisits) Geosits.

She worked at Air Products for several years and also in various garment factories.

She was a member of Queenship of Mary Church and of the Altar and Rosary Society. She sang with the Hungarian church choir for many years.

She was a member of the St. Peter and Paul Hungarian Society.

Michael J. Stamatakos M.D.

Thursday, February 20, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

radiologist

Dr. Michael J. Stamatakos, 90, of Allentown, died Feb. 8, 2014, at his residence at Luthercrest apartments. He was the husband of Dorothy H. (Schuster) Stamatakos for 58 years.

Born in Kingston, N.Y., he was a son of the late John and Helen (Larios) Stamatakos.

He received his pre-med education at the University of Pennsylvania.

He was a 1953 graduate of Hahnemann University Hospital.

He was a World War II veteran and served in Southeast Asia.

He was a doctor of radiology at Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown, for more than 50 years.