Robert "Nick" G. Nicklas, 78, of Whitehall, formerly of Catasauqua, died Sept. 29, 2012, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Sylvia (Rutman) Nicklas for 48 years.
Born in Catasauqua, he was a son of the late Charles C. and Mary (Sakasits) Nicklas.
He was a 1951 Catasauqua High School graduate.
He was a U.S. Army veteran.
Catherine H. Updegrove, 87, of Northampton, died Sept. 28, 2012, at Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of Ronald B. Updergrove for 65 years.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Katherine (Schimko) Fota.
She worked at Universal Pants Factory, Northampton.
She attended St. John's Lutheran Church, Coplay.
John L. Geosits, 87, of Coplay, died Sept. 17, 2012, at Northampton Village. He was the husband of the late Rose M. (Schlager) Geosits.
Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late John and Anna (Reinisch) Geosits.
He was a repairman for the former Atlas Cement Company, Northampton.
He was a member of St. Peter's Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.
Lucille J. Remington, 88, of Catasauqua, died Sept. 20, 2012, at her residence. She was the wife of the late John "Jack" L. Remington.
Born in Catasauqua, she was a daughter of the late James R. and Anna M. (Naylor) Kidd.
She was a member of Zion United Church of Christ, Kriedersville.
She worked for the former L.F. Grammes, Allentown. She was the owner and operator of the White Elephant Antique Shop, Cementon.
Anna M. Ifkovits, 95, of Northampton, died Sept. 7, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Stephen J. Ifkovits.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late John and Anna (Horwath) Garger.
She worked at the former Clyde Shirt Factory, Northampton, for many years.
She was a member of Queenship of Mary Church and of the Altar and Rosary Society.
Joseph Mark Kasznicki, 24, of Bath, died Sept. 10, 2012, at the Inpatient Hospice Unit at L.V. Hospital, Allentown, of Ewing's Sarcoma.
He was the son of Joseph E. and Kathleen Kasznicki of Bath.
He was a 2007 graduate of Northampton High School where he was a member of the National Technical Honor Society. He received a Bridges Foundation Artisan Award during his senior year.
He was employed at Giant Food Store, Nazareth, and also by Excel Corporation, Fogelsville.
He was a member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Bath.
Monica J. Gold, 65, of Bethlehem, died Sept. 13, 2012, in her home. She was the wife of Bruce J. Gold for the past 11 years and of the late Brian Brownmiller.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of Helen (Yurasits) Frisch of Bethlehem and the late John Frisch.
She worked at PPL Electric Utilities Corporation for 38 years, retiring as an administrative assistant in 2002.
She was a member of Queenship of Mary Catholic Church, Northampton.
Catherine M. Morgan, 77, of Allentown, died Sept. 17, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late Thomas H. Morgan.
Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was a daughter of the late John E. and Catherine (Borinsky) Roberts.
She attended St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield.
Anna R. Hacker, 85, of Northampton, formerly of Whitehall, died Sept. 17, 2012, in Sacred Heart Assisted Living. She was the wife of the late John Hans Hacker for 55 years.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late John and Theresa (Sabara) Nemeth.
She was a member of Queenship of Mary Roman Catholic Church and sang in the church choir for many years.
Mary T. Frisina, 97, of Lynbrook, N.Y., died Sept. 15, 2012, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Frank Frisina.
Born in Stiles, she was a daughter of the late Franck and Terese (Keppel) Yandrasitz.
She was a member of St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Hewlett, N.Y.
She is survived by a son, Frank J. and his wife Ellen; two daughters, Kathleen and her husband Robert Drago and Dolores Frisina; two grandchildren, John Anthony Norton and Jessica Frisina; a sister, Helen Betz; and a brother, William Yandrasitz.