Theresa M. Kraynik, 81, formerly of Coplay, died Jan. 4, 2019, at Country Meadows, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Edward Kraynik.
Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late John F. and Anna A. (Dragovits) Tanzos.
She was a graduate of Allentown Central Catholic High School.
She was an office clerk for Mack Trucks, Allentown, for 31 years before she retired.
She was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay, and its Altar and Rosary Society.
Jean L. Kennedy, 88, of Catasauqua, died Dec. 27, 2018, at her home. She was the wife of the late William “Bill” Kennedy.
She was a daughter of Elroy W. and Violenta Mae (Messinger) Hassler.
She was a member of the Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua.
She is survived by a son, Barry; two daughters, Donna Kennedy and Nancy and her husband Bruce Rothrock; three grandchildren, Scott with Amelia, Catalin and Jon; and three great-grandchildren, Brody, Mason and Mia Jean.
Patricia “Sis” A. Gulich, 49, of Catasauqua, died Jan. 5, 2019.
Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Shirley Snyder and the late Larry Snyder Sr.
She was employed by Budget Store and Lock.
Ronald J. Duld, 61, of Coplay, died Nov. 26, 2018, in his home.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Joseph E. and Hilda S. (Tapler) Duld.
He was a Central Catholic High School graduate.
He was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.
He was employed by the former Bethlehem Steel for 17 years.
He is survived by a brother, Robert J. and his wife Joanna Duld of Hellertown.
He was predeceased by a brother, Joseph A. Duld.
Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA, 22215.
Peter M. Germani III, 59, of Northampton, died Jan. 2, 2019, at home, after fighting a yearlong battle with cancer. He was the husband of Rebecca J. (Moll) Germani for 24 years.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of Peter M. II and Vilma (Kish) Germani of Macungie.
He was a superintendent for a construction company.
In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by a son, Peter M. IV; two daughters, Emily A. and Cassidy; two brothers, Joe and his wife Nancy and Jeffrey and his wife Kim; and a sister, Loretta and her husband Tony Lupi.
Services will be private.
Mary Ann Ambrose, 77, of Whitehall, died Dec. 23, 2018, after battling progressive nuclear palsy. She was the wife of William E. Ambrose for 52 years.
She was a daughter of the late Alfred and Olive (Butz) Groller.
She was a secretary for the County of Lehigh, the former Newhart Foods and the former Fuller Company before she retired.
Robin A. Frederick, 59, of Danielsville, died Dec. 22, 2018, at home. She was the wife of Ralph “Randy” C. Frederick.
Born in Dorchester, Mass., she was a daughter of the late John and Jeanne (Hollis) Mudri.
She worked in food service for several Lehigh Valley restaurants for many years.
Faith Diane Crouthamel, 79, died Dec. 26, 2018, at her home in Coplay. She was the wife of Samuel A. Crouthamel for over 38 years.
Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of John and Christine (Santee) Roberts.
She was a 1957 Emmaus High School graduate.
She worked at PP&L, Allentown, followed by many years with Fuller Company, Catasauqua. She also worked at Rock Hill Concrete Company, Catasauqua. She and her husband co-owned Sac’s Citgo Service, Coplay. She was an Avon regional distributor until the time of her death.
Elinor Groller, 89, of Fullerton, died Dec. 23, 2018, at St. Luke’s University Hospital, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Kenneth F. Groller for 59 years.
Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Malenky) Lucik.
She was an administrative assistant for more than 20 years with J.C. Ehrlich Pest Control, Allentown, until she retired.
She was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church. She also attended Mass regularly in the Chapel of Sacred Heart, St. Luke’s University Hospital.
Thomas W. Greer Jr., 38, of Northampton, died suddenly Dec. 22, 2018, at home.
Born in Summit, N.J., he was a son of Thomas W. Sr. and Bonnie L. (Spera) Greer of Bath.
He was a graduate of Northampton Area High School.
He was in the U.S. Marine Corps.
He was a technician for 18 years with Service Electric, Bethlehem.