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David "Eggy" Krempasky

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

concrete finisher

David "Eggy" Krempasky, 51, of Walnutport, died Feb. 13, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the companion of Diane Farnya, with whom he resided.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Francis J. and Elizabeth "Betty" A. Krempasky.

He was a concrete finisher for CC Inc. for the past nine years and, before that, for Northampton Concrete Forms.

He was of the Catholic faith.

He was a life member of the Alliance Fire Company, Northampton.

Robert E. Groller

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

truck mechanic

Robert E. Groller, 73, of Northampton, died Feb. 19, 2013, at his home. He was the husband of Joann (Santos) Groller for 52 years.

Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Joseph Sr. and Elizabeth (Frick) Groller.

He was a truck mechanic for 30 years, and was last employed at Rahn Concrete, Bethlehem, before retiring in 1998.

Before that, he worked at Groller Transportation and Bethlehem Iron Works.

Katie Hoffman

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

103 years of age

Katie Hoffman, 103, of Whitehall, died Feb. 18, 2013, at her home. She was the wife of the late Alton E. Hoffman.

Born in Egypt, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Anna (Fisher) Demko.

She was a weaver for the former Lova Textile, Coplay, for many years before retiring in 1968.

She was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Egypt. She was a member of the former St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Cementon.

J. Richard Sheirer

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Fuller Company buyer

J. Richard Sheirer, 83, of Whitehall, died Feb. 14, 2013, at Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Edith Mae "Jean" (Schlegel) Sheirer.

Born in Hokendauqua, he was a son of the late Joseph W. and Agnes M. (Gross) Sheirer.

He was in the U.S. Navy and was in the Korean War.

He was a buyer at Fuller Company, Catasauqua.

He was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua.

He was a lifetime member of the Fullerton Fire Company and the Hokendauqua American Legion Post 739.

Doris J. Sagl

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Good Shepherd Lutheran member

Doris J. Sagl, 73, of Northampton, died Feb. 19, 2013, at the Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Robert H. Sagl.

Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Clement and Eunice (Patrick) Gianelli.

She was a 1992 graduate of Kutztown University where eshe earned a teaching degree in secondary mathematics.

She was a leader at General Electric and later Black and Decker for many years. She taught science and mathematics at Salem Christian School.

Janet Anne Caverly

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

hospital operating room scheduler

Janet Anne Caverly, 62, of Allentown, died Feb. 10, 2013, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Salisbury Township.

Born in Mineola, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Edward Foley and Margaret (Gough) Pickhardt.

She earned a nursing degree.

She worked for 26 years at the Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network as an operating room scheduling manager.

She was of the Catholic faith.

She is survived by a daughter, Jenny A. and her husband Jeffrey D. Kindt of Whitehall; and son, Wade E. and his wife Robin A. (Kostecky) of Catasauqua.

Robert "Spots" Schoenerberger Jr.

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Catasauqua

Robert "Spots" G.A. Schoenerberger Jr., 76, of Catasauqua, died Feb. 11, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Anna I. (O'Hawk) Schoenerberger for 54 years.

Born in West Catasauqua, he was a son of the late Robert G. A. and Laura (Kuhns) Schoenerberger Sr.

He worked at Cross Country Clothes until retiring in 1996.

Williard D. Schuler

Thursday, February 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

recently retired

Willard D. Schuler, 77, of Fountain Hill, died at his home in Whitehall. He was the husband of the late Donna J. Schuler.

He was a son of Edward and Myrtle Schuler.

He was in the U.S. Army.

He recently retired from building maintenance at the Private Industry Council (PIC), Allentown.

He is survived by a daughter, Jacqueline; three sons, Jonathan and his wife Cynthia, Barry, Willard with wife Amanda; and two grandsons, Kevin Doddy Jr. and Zachary Schuler. He had three brothers, Edward, John and Barry.

Margaret Jean Orwan

Thursday, February 21, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Memphis

Margaret Jean Orwan died Feb. 7, 2013, at Cedarbrook, Allentown, after a battle with Parkinson's Disease. She was the wife of the late Eugene Orwan.

Born in Memphis, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late Van and Terrell Bailey.

She is survived by a daughter, Barbara wife of Richard Kroon of Northampton; sister, Agnes; and brother, Oliver of Tennessee; and grandchildren, Michael Lasko and wife Brianna of Frisco, Texas, David and Michelle Lasko, and Jason, Jennifer, Zachary, and Tucker Orwan; along with several great-grandchildren.