Anthony "Tony" Buttillo, Jr., 74, of Salisbury Township, died Jan. 13, 2014, at the Hospice House of St. Luke's in Bethlehem. He was the husband of Jerilyn F. (Koch) Buttillo. They were married for 51 years on Sept. 22, 2013. Born in Westfield, N.J., he was the son of the late Anthony and Virginia (Sterphone) Buttillo.
He was a marker for the former Phoenix Clothing Company, which later became the Greif Company for many years. He was a union president for many years for the Greif Company.
He enjoyed working out especially weightlifting.
Betty M. Kline, of Emmaus, died peacefully Jan. 12, 2014. She was the wife of the late Floyd Kline. Born in East Texas, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Lillian (Hilbert) Kuhns.
She is survived by a son, Jeffrey; daughter, Karen Diehl; five grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren (one on the way); siblings, Shirley Burke and Carol Kuhns.
Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.
Services are private. Arrangements were made by the Falk Funeral Home, Inc., Pennsburg.
Cleon B. Waters, 87, of Macungie, died Jan. 18, 2014, at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Beverly J. Waters and the late Alice Nichols Waters who died in 2005. He was the son of the late Albert and Beulah (McCauley) Waters.
He was a Navy veteran serving in the Pacific during World War II and stateside during the Korean Conflict.
He was a graduate of Wichita State University and was a management retiree of PPL.
He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Allentown.
Doris M. Ziegler, 76, of Wescosville, died Jan. 11, 2014, in Liberty Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Allentown. She was the wife of Robert Ziegler with whom she celebrated 57 years of marriage on Sept. 29, 2013. Born in Allentown, she worked as a nurse's aide at Liberty Nursing and Rehabilitation Center for 20 years before retiring.
She was a former member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Allentown.
Dorothy E. Elliott, 90, of Macungie, formerly of Philadelphia, died Dec. 29, 2013, at The Village at Willow Lane. She was the wife of the late Arthur T. Elliott. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Thomas J. and Anna R. (Saborsky) Glancey.
In the 1950s she owned and operated the Dorothy Dean Modeling Agency and worked herself as a model in Philadelphia. Later in life, after relocating to the Sellersville area, she and her late husband owned and operated an inn and restaurant in West Rockhill Township, Bucks County.
Joseph John Csordas, Jr., 72, of Macungie, died Jan. 17, 2014, at his residence. He was the husband of Kathleen (Hanlon) Csordas. They were married for 48 years this past August. He was the son of the late Joseph John Csordas, Sr. and Grace (McNally) Metzger, of Fountain Hill. His stepfather was the late Joseph Metzger.
He was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown.
He graduated from Bethlehem Catholic High School and Moravian College.
Robert J. Hrebik, 55, of Allentown, died Jan. 14, 2014, in his home. Born in Palmerton, he was the son of Irene (Adamec) and John Hrebik, Jr., of Allentown.
He worked as a chef at various restaurants.
He was an avid Philadelphia Eagles and 76ers fan.
In addition to his parents he is survived by a brother, John M. and his wife Lori J., of Allentown; nieces, Caitlin and Megan.
Memorial contributions may be made in his name to St. Paul's Roman Catholic Church, 920 S. 2nd St., Allentown, 18103 or Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2166 S. 12th St., Allentown, 18103.
Lillian Loux, a local artist, of Allentown, died Jan. 5, 2014.
Contributions may be made in her name to Good Shepherd MD Clinic, c/o Development Dept., 850 S. Fifth St., Allentown, 18103.
Arrangements were made by the Trexler Funeral Home, Inc., Allentown.
Annabelle B. Bogert, 93, formerly of Emmaus, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, in Lehigh Center. She was the wife of the late James E. Bogert. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late Edwin G. and Lillian G. (Acker) Cope.
She was a life member of the Emmaus Moravian Church and the last surviving original member of Kings Daughters of Emmaus Moravian Church.
She is survived by sons, Richard and his wife Gretchen, of Allentown, Reynold and his wife Aurora, of Emmaus; five grandchildren; four great-grandchildren;
Eric S. Vogel, 31, of Macungie, died Wednesday, Jan. 15, 2014, in the St. Luke's Hospice House, Lower Saucon Township, surrounded by his loving wife and daughter. He was the husband of Alisa C. (Erdman) Vogel. They celebrated their third wedding anniversary last June. Born in Sellersville, he was the son of Bruce A. and Donna M. (Shearer) Vogel, of Emmaus.
He was a graduate of Southern Lehigh High School, Class of 2000. He attended Lehigh County Vo-Tech, where he studied carpentry.