Salisbury Press

Monday, February 17, 2020

Tracy M. Mione

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Tracy M. Mione, 52, of Macungie, died Feb. 5, 2020, at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. She was the wife of Carlo Mione. Born in Baltimore, Md., she was the daughter of Alfred A. and Connie (Diena) Hallman.

She was a graduate of Misericordia University.

She was a certified occupational therapist working as the manager of therapy at Lankenau Hospital.

She was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Emmaus.

Irvin R. Schmoyer

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Muhlenberg College professor

Irvin Richard Schmoyer, Ph.D., 78, of Emmaus, died Feb. 5, 2020, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Jean C. (Yockey) Schmoyer for the past 55 1/2 years.

He earned his master’s and doctorate from Purdue University and received his Bachelor of Science degree from Muhlenberg College. He was in the last graduating class of Allentown High School in 1959. He was a professor of biology, having taught at Purdue University, the University of Pittsburgh, SUNY-Fredonia and for more than 29 years at Muhlenberg College.

Helen V. Ward

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Helen V. Ward, 87, of Macungie, died peacefully Jan. 25, 2020, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Allentown. She was the loving wife for over 60 years of the late Clifford G. Ward. Born in Rahway, N.J., she was the daughter of the late George II and Anna Catarina (née Boll) Boggs.

She graduated from Rahway High School in 1949 and from Pratt Institute.

She worked in Manhattan for the advertising and design section of Gimbels Department Store and later became a devoted homemaker.

She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Macungie.

Raymond “Skip” Paul Koch

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Lower Milford Township

Raymond “Skip” Paul Koch, 87, formerly of Lower Milford Township, died Feb. 3, 2020, in Bella Vista, Ariz. He was the husband of Shirley Koch. They were married for 69 years. Born in Friendsville, he was a son of Forrest and Elsie (Weierbach) Koch.

He graduated from Coopersburg High School in 1950.

He was born and raised on the farm and worked his whole life farming and raising cattle. He managed Trainor’s Farm of Coopersburg, Risser’s Farm of Riegelsville, Bell Gate Farm of Limeport and later farms in the Midwest.

Mary Urland

Wednesday, February 12, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

member, St. Ann Catholic Church

Mary Urland, 99, of Emmaus, died Feb. 1, 2020, at Sacred Heart Senior Living, Center Valley. She was the wife of the late Robert M. Urland. Born in Frackville, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Mary (Hreshko) Uhryn.

She was a homemaker for Lehigh County Homemaker for 15 years.

She was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Emmaus.