Salisbury Press

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Roy E. Semprini

Wednesday, June 5, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

former insurance agent

Roy E. Semprini, 99, of Emmaus, died June 2, 2019, in Lehigh Center. He was the husband of the late Bernadine A. (Matura) Semprini. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Frank and F. Irene (Kratzer) Semprini.

He was an insurance agent for the former Home Life Insurance Company for many years, retiring in 1982.

He honorably and faithfully served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II and was a Prisoner Of War.

He was a member of the Sons of Italy and the Disabled American Veterans.

He is survived by a son, Mark T. and his wife Tina, of Mohrsville; daughters, Bernadette B., and her husband Ray Stimmel, of Emmaus and Collette C. Bailey, of Hummelstown; grandchildren, Davida, Jason and Adam; four great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. June 7 in the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., 250 Main St., Emmaus.