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Doris Jane Schmoyer

Wednesday, January 1, 2014 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Doris Jane (DeLong) Schmoyer, 83, of Emmaus, died Dec. 27, 2013, in her home. She was the wife of Floyd C. Schmoyer for 63 years. Born in Wescosville, she was the daughter of the late Luke and Myra (Mickley) DeLong.

She was a loving and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was an accomplished vocalist, pianist and organist. She was an active member of St. John's United Church of Christ, Emmaus, serving on the board of Christian education, music committee, tape ministry, choir, and home visitation.

Larry E. David

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Larry E. David, 77, of Macungie, died Dec. 3, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Patricia A. (Fritz) David. They celebrated 54 years of marriage. Born in Minesite, he was the son of the late Luther and Annie (Wetzel) David.

He worked as a technician for Buckeye Pipeline for 39 years and also was an independent electrical contractor for over 50 years.

He honorably served his country in the Navy during the Korean conflict.

Thomas F. Bolasky

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Thomas F. Bolasky, 87, of Mac-ungie, died Dec. 5, 2013, in his home surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Anne L. (Frye) Bolasky. They celebrated their 63rd wedding anniversary in May. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Thomas and Emma H. (Zang) Bolasky.

He was a tool and die maker, machinist and mold maker for B. Braun Medical Inc. of Bethlehem for 15 years, retiring in 2000. Previously he was employed by the former General Electric, Allentown, for 22 years.

Louis J. Megaro

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Louis J. Megaro, 91, of Zionsville, died Nov. 24, 2013, after a brief illness. He was the husband of the late Margaret Delores (Day) Megaro. Born in South Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Enrico and Angelica (Naponiello) Megaro.

He was a Realtor in the Philadelphia area until retiring.

He was a U.S. Navy Veteran of World War II, serving in the Navy Seabees, stationed in Hawaii.

Jennie A. Schantz

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Jennie A. Schantz, 91, of Exeter Township, formerly of Emmaus, died Dec. 3, 2013, surrounded by her family, in her home. She was the wife of Albert I. Schantz. They celebrated 68 years of marriage in July. Born in Slatington, she was the daughter of the late Russell P. Evert and Mary Jane (Williams) Evert. She was the stepdaughter of the late Allen F. Haas.

She retired as an employee of the Exeter School District, having worked in the cafeteria of the junior high school. Previously she was employed by the former Emmaus Pajama Factory.

Donald K. Heil

Wednesday, December 11, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

retired truck driver

Donald K. Heil, 85, of Macungie, died Dec. 6, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Marian M. (Hertzog) Heil, with whom he shared 60 years of marriage. Born in Macungie, he was the son of the late James B. and Verna (Kerchner) Heil.

He was a truck driver for 42 years, driving for Allentown Modern Transfer and Roadway Express, retiring in 1993.

He honorably served his country in the Army during World War II.

He was a member of Solomon's United Church of Christ, the Macungie VFW and the Macungie Fire Company.

Nancy Garloff

Wednesday, December 4, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

registered nurse

Nancy Jane Garloff, 72, of Emmaus, died Nov. 27, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of James H. Garloff. The couple would have celebrated 51 years of marriage on December 1. Born in Ft. Knox, Ky., she was the daughter of the late William J. and Pansye L. (McKay) Rothenberger.

She was a graduate of Muhlenberg College and Allentown Hospital School of Nursing.

She was a resident of Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown, for the past seven years where she was a member of the choir and enjoyed playing pinochle.