Louis M. Solt, 71, of Upper Milford Township, died suddenly Dec. 25, 2017, in his home. He was the husband of Bonnie L. (Weaver) Solt, with whom he shared 42 years of marriage. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Marcus and Susie (Palatella) Solt.
He was a Pennsylvania State Constable for the past 16 years. He previously worked in the construction industry for K. Hovnanian Homes and Realen Homes.
He was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Macungie and was an active member of the Upper Milford Western District Fire Company.
Vincent A. Bartosik, 88, of Macungie, died Dec. 25, 2017. He was the husband of the late Betty (Lachman) Bartosik. Born in Easton, Conn., he was a son of the late Vincent and Anna (Kochiss) Bartosik.
He served his country honorably in the Air Force.
He was a self-employed oil burner serviceman for many years.
He was a member of the Twin Pond Golf Club. Earlier in life, he also enjoyed hunting, tennis and card and word games.
Vivian C. Faulkner, 93, of Allentown, died Dec. 23, 2017, in Lehigh Center. She was the wife of the late Donald W. “Bus” Faulkner, who died in 2002.
Born in Salisbury Township, she was the daughter of the late John Gustav and Cecelia (Roessler) Kellar.
She was a graduate of Salisbury High School. She worked as a local secretary before staying at home to raise her family.
She was a lifelong member of St. Mark’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Allentown.
Margaret Moll, 99, of Macungie, died Jan. 1, 2018. She was the wife of the late Ernest Moll. Born in Summit Lawn, she was the daughter of Joseph and Theresa Hoanzl.
Throughout her life she had a “never give up” attitude. In her earlier years, she loved working in her garden and yard. She was an amazing 99 year old. She especially enjoyed visits from her grandchildren, was an avid reader and also enjoyed coloring until suffering a stroke in early December.
Horace P. Eisenhard, 95, formerly of Alburtis, died at Kirkland Village, Dec. 26, 2017. He was the husband of the late Geraldine M. (Nothstein) Eisenhard. Born in Alburtis, he was the son of the late George W. and Susan M. (Danko) Eisenhard.
He was a member of St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Breinigsville.
He served in the U.S. Air Force during World War II.
John J. Tate, 51, of Macungie, died Dec. 17, 2017, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. Born in Des Plaines, Ill., he was the son of Mary L. (Gaul) Tate, of Macungie and the late Frank G. Tate.
He was a member of St. Thomas More Roman Catholic Church, Allentown.
He was a great fan of the Dallas Cowboys and loved doing puzzles.
He is survived by his mother. He was predeceased by brothers, Thomas F., David J. and Robert E.; sisters, Therese M. Krokowski and Susan A. Ritter.
Sarah Alice Kupetz, 86, of Wescosville, died Dec. 24, 2017, in Lehigh Center, Lower Macungie Township with her loving family by her side. She was the wife of the late Joseph C. Kupetz. Born in Coffeeville, Miss., she was the daughter of the late Henry C. and Bessie (Johnson) Everett.
She was a graduate of Coffeeville High School and studied business at Lehigh Carbon Community College.
Gloria K. Alpago, 95, of Emmaus, died Dec. 28, 2017, in her home. She was the wife of the late George V. Alpago, who died in 2008. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late Homer D. and Carrie A. (Keller) Wennig.
She was a cafeteria worker in the East Penn School District.
She was a 1939 graduate of Emmaus High School.
She was a lifelong member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Emmaus.
She is survived by a daughter, Carrie L.; nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a brother, Glenn K. Wennig.
Dr. David J. Jones, 91, of Macungie, died Dec. 25, 2017, in York after a full day spent with his wife, Joan E. Jones, his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Born in Shamokin, he was the son of the late Frederick Arthur Jones and Margaret May (Fitzpatrick) Jones.
Terrance L. “Terry” Wieder, 77, of Emmaus, died in his home Dec. 18, 2017. He was the husband of Shirley M. (Schraden) Wieder. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Joseph D. and Stella R. (Moyer) Wieder.
He was a head teller at Wells Fargo Bank and was a member of St. John’s U.C.C., Emmaus.
He graduated from Emmaus High School, Class of 1958.
He is survived by his wife; daughter, Ann Marie. He was predeceased by a daughter, Patricia and a brother, Theodore.
Arrangements were made by the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Emmaus.