Salisbury Press

Wednesday, September 18, 2019

Violet M. Schank

Wednesday, August 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Violet M. Schank, 89, of Salisbury Township, died Aug. 2, 2013, in Devonhouse Senior Living, Allentown. Born in Mountainville, she was the daughter of the late Christian and Lena (Banhardt) Schank.

She was a 1942 graduate of Fountain Hilll High School and a 1947 graduate of the former Allentown Hospital School of Nursing.

She was a registered nurse and X-ray technician for 42 years, retiring in 1989.

She is survived by a brother, Alfred, with whom she resided; sister, Elsie Bartman, of Allentown; four nieces; six nephews. She was predeceased by five sisters, Anna Schwar, Beatrice Kohler, Helen Roberts, Evelyn Bellesfield and Diane Schank; three brothers, Paul, William and Charles.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2166 S. 12th St., Allentown, 18103.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangemens were made the K.V. Knopp Funeral Home Inc., Allentown.