Salisbury Press

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Helen F. Schueck

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Alburtis

Helen F. Schueck, 93, of Alburtis, died March 8, 2019, at Lehigh Center, Macungie. She was the wife of the late William J. Schueck. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late George and Blanche Wertman.

She was a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd, Alburtis.

She attended Allentown High School until leaving to work as a seamstress making parachutes for the military. She then worked as a housekeeper for the Topton Lutheran Home until retiring in 1987 to care for her grandson.

Libby P. Clements

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Libby P. Clements, 51, of Salisbury Township, died March 14, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, Allentown, from complications of the flu. She was the wife of Kirk Clements for 29 years. She was the daughter of the late Paul and Pearl (Kernechel) Landis.

She is survived by her husband; daughter, Heather; son, Alex, of Salisbury Township; brothers, Preston and Doug; sisters, Lisa, Cindy, Lori, Joan, Paula, Barb and Karen; 18 nieces and nephews; 30 great-nieces and nephews and one great-great-niece. She was predeceased by a brother, Lee.

Mary J. Hartman

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Alburtis

Mary J. (Bushner) Hartman, 93, formerly of Alburtis, died March 14, 2019, at Lehigh Center, Macungie. She was the wife of the late John F. Hartman Sr. Born in Coplay, she was the daughter of the late Nicholas and Angeline (Batisky) Bushner.

She was a member of Old Zionsville United Church of Christ.

Besides her love of family and friends, she enjoyed a career as a waitress, reading, playing cards, picnics and traveling.

Linden L. Miller

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Linden L. “Butch” Miller, 71, of Macungie, died suddenly March 16, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of the late Paulette J. (Stopp) Miller. Born in Longswamp Township, he was the son of the late Frederick Schoenly and Annie Miller.

Before retiring, he worked for Sherman Excavating as well as for Upper Milford Township and the Lehigh County Game Commission. Prior, he worked for Bally Case and Cooler.

He was a member of Zion Lehigh Lutheran Church, Alburtis.

Ida S. Durkee

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Ida Sallosy Durkee, 98, formerly of Emmaus, died March 13, 2019, at Phoebe Nursing Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Frank M. Durkee, who died Dec. 17, 2008. Born in Siklos, Wokany, Hungary, she was the daughter of the late George and Maria (Tenzy) Sallosy.

She was a member of St. Matthew’s E.C. Church, Emmaus.

She is survived by a nephew, Weldon Terry, of Fair Oaks Ranch, Texas.

Contributions may be made to the Phoebe Nursing Home, 1925 Turner St., Allentown, 18104.

Arrangements were made by the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Emmaus.

Eleanor Jean Hayden

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Eleanor Jean Hayden (Roth), 89, of Emmaus, died March 17, 2019. She was the wife of the late Stephen J. Hayden. They were married for 64 years. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late John and Anna Roth, of Fullerton.

Known as Jeanne by her friends and family, she attended Allentown High School.

She was a member of Grace Evangelical Lutheran Church, Allentown and was active in various church activities.

She loved flowers and enjoyed traveling with her husband. Her greatest happiness was the company of family and friends throughout her life.

Major (Ret.) James Anthony Casey Jr.

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

James Anthony Casey Jr., 58, of Emmaus, died March 10, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Meredith “Merry” A. (Hopke) Casey. They celebrated 37 years of marriage. Born in Rockville Centre, N.Y., he was the son of James A. Sr. and Mary Jane (Lynch) Casey.

He earned a Bachelor of Science degree from College of the Holy Cross and his MBA from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Persian Gulf War and retired as a Major.

Janet A. Adams

Thursday, March 21, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

former owner, Chestnut Greenery

Janet A. (Rohrbach) Adams, 83, of Allentown, died March 5, 2019, at Manor Care West, Allentown, while being serenaded by Elvis/Teddy Bear and surrounded by loving family members and caring staff. She was the wife of the late Evan Adams, who was her high school sweetheart. She was a daughter of the late Earl and Mae (Krauss) Rohrbach.

Carol A. Albright

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Carol A. Albright, 76, of Macungie, died March 4, 2019, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of Ronald A. Albright. They celebrated their 58th wedding anniversary in January. Born in Emmaus, she was a daughter of the late Oscar and Ruth (Lorish) Christman.

She was a graduate of Allentown High School.

She was a florist in the Lehigh Valley for many years.

She was an avid reader and baker.