Salisbury Press

Sunday, June 16, 2019
Paul T. Kline Sr. Paul T. Kline Sr.

Paul T. Kline Sr.

Wednesday, June 12, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Paul T. Kline Sr., 88, of Salisbury Township, died June 7, 2019, in St. Luke’s Hospice House. He was the husband of the late Betty J. (Bachman) Kline, who died in 2014. Born in Salisbury Township, he was the son of the late John and Edna Mae (Hittinger) Kline.

He was a graduate of Fountain Hill High School.

He served his country honorably in the U.S. Army as a medic in Germany.

He worked as a die sinker at Bethlehem Steel/Beth Forge for 40 years.

He was an active member of St. John’s Evangelical Congregational Church, Allentown, serving as a Sunday school teacher, board member, Prayer Warrior and youth group leader.

He was an avid golfer, hunter, fisherman and gardener.

He was a caddy at Saucon Valley Country Club and in his early years was a coach and referee for the Salisbury Youth Association.

He is survived by sons, Paul T. Jr. and David L., both of Salisbury Township; sister, Betty Louise Moose, of San Lorenzo, Calif.; grandson, Damian. He was predeceased by a brother Neil.

Contributions may be made to St. John’s E.C. Church, 405 N. Jerome St., Allentown, 18109.

Funeral services will be held noon June 14, in the K.V. Knopp Funeral Home, Inc., 46 E. Susquehanna St., Allentown. A viewing for relatives and friends will be held 11 a.m. until the time of the service.