Clyde Marvin Zeisloft Jr.
C. Marvin Zeisloft Jr., 84, of Macungie, died June 1, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Shirley J. (Hale) Zeisloft with whom he celebrated 47 years of marriage prior to her death in 1999. Born in Hazleton, he was the son of the late Clyde Marvin Zeisloft Sr. and Elma (Kindred) Zeisloft.
He was a graduate of Hazleton High School, Class of 1951.
He served in the Navy Reserves.
He was employed by GM, Wilmington, Del.; Air Products, Emmaus, and the former Western Electric, more recently known as Lucent Technologies, Allentown, for 38 years, retiring in 1998.
His favorite past times included attending baseball games and athletic and equestrian events of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was an avid gardener (he had a “green thumb” for strawberries, vegetables and roses) and enjoyed fishing, talking about current events and was a “Ford Mustang Buff.” He also read his Bible and was a man of faith. He taught Sunday school in the past years. He was known for his infectious smile and kind personality.
He is survived by children: Sandra and her husband David Chrysczanavicz, of East Greenville; C. Marvin III and his companion, Gloria Marsh, of Bath; Wayne, of Mertztown; Sharon and her husband Gary O’Donnell, of Emmaus; siblings: Marian Mucher, of Coplay; and Charles, of Palm Beach, Fla.; grandchildren: Amy, Michelle, Kristie, Bradley, Cory, Kimberly, Michael and Nicole; great-grandchildren: Brenna, Elias, Kayla, Kevra, Kyle, Riley, Hannah, Emma, Alison, Bella, Lexi, Miya, Cole, Dylan, Shelby, Carter and Connor; his precious dog, Daisy.
Contributions may be made to the church or to the Dementia Society, 114 N. Main St., Doylestown, 18901.
Services will be held at St. Matthew’s E.C. Church, 35 N. Fifth St., Emmaus, June 7, with a viewing 9:30 to 11 a.m. and service 11 a.m. Arrangements were made by the Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory Inc., Hellertown.