Salisbury Press

Friday, May 29, 2020

Ophelia M. Jaindl

Thursday, May 21, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Ophelia (Dolly) M. Jaindl, 86, of Salisbury Township, died May 7, 2020, at Above & Beyond Assisted Living Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Herbert Jaindl. Born in Mahanoy City, she was the daughter of the late John and Elsie (Lazaravage) Czekalski.

She was a 1951 graduate of McAdoo High School and a member of the Sacred Heart Hospital School of Nursing, class of 1955.

She was an active member of the St. Paul’s Roman Catholic Church, Allentown and a member of Pennsylvanians for Human Life. She was an election poll worker at the District 3-2 polling place.

She is survived by a daughter, Susan and her husband, David Smith, of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; daughter-in-law, Barbara; grandsons, Steven and Gregory, of Lower Macungie Township; nephews, Gerald Cann and his wife, Michele, of Bethlehem and Ronald Cann and his wife, Louann, of Hazleton; grand-nephews, Christopher, Jonathan and Harrison Cann; godchild, Edward Zieger, of Center Valley. She was predeceased by a son, Timothy; sisters, Alberta Cann and Stella Czekalski and brother, John Jr.

Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, c/o the O’Donnell Funeral Home, 908 Hanover Ave., Allentown, 18109.

Graveside services will be private with immediate family and friends. A Mass in celebration of her life will take place at a future date.