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Evelyn C. Fegley

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Evelyn C. Fegley, 98, formerly of Emmaus, died Sept. 26, 2013, in Allentown. She was the wife of the late Harold L. Fegley who died in 1987. Born in Hereford, she was a daughter of the late Ammon and Margaret (Bachman) Strunk.

She was a 1934 graduate of East Greenville High School.

She was a member of Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Old Zionsville.

She is survived by a sister, Winifred Moyer; niece and caregiver, Diane, wife of Neil Gery; other nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sisters Pauline Moyer and Anna Mae Koniow.

JoAnn M. Mitchell

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

JoAnn M. Mitchell, 66, of Salisbury Township, died Sept. 28, 2013, at home. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Emma (Moyer) Mitchell and the late George Mitchell (Mocidlowski).

She was a receptionist at Erie Insurance Co. for over 20 years until retiring in 2010.

She was a member of St. Ursula's Catholic Church, Fountain Hill.

She is survived by her mother; nephews, Robert L. Jr. and his wife Laura, David E.; great-nephews, Daniel and Peter. She was predeceased by a brother, Robert L. Sr. who died in 2010.

Alfred W. Oberecker

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

played in local bands

Alfred W. Oberecker, 91, of Emmaus, died Sept. 22, 2013, in his home. He was the husband of Jean R. (Becker) Oberecker. They would have celebrated their 68th wedding anniversary next month. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Joseph and Bertha (Fasching) Oberecker.

He was employed at Lehigh Valley Dairy for 27 years and was the owner of the former Parkland Dairy Mart.

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

He enjoyed playing the trumpet for several local bands.

Terry L. Kresley

Wednesday, October 2, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Terry "T.K." L. Kresley, 53, of Salisbury Township, died Sept. 29, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Tracy M. (Persing) Kresley. The couple celebrated 31 years of marriage in February. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Richard C. and Joanne L. (McClafferty) Kresley.

He was a graduate of Whitehall High School, Class of 1977.

He was a master concrete worker for most of his life, most recently working as a foreman for Infra-Crete in Frazer, Pa.

Hermina Illes

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Hermina Illes, of Coopersburg, formerly of Emmaus and Allentown, died Sept. 21, 2013. She was the wife of the late John P. Illes who died in 1952. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Theresa (Kroboth) Windish.

She worked for the former Boise Cascade Co. for 16 years, retiring in 1983. Prior to that she worked for the former Harvey Clothing Co., Quakertown for 12 years.

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

Kenneth O. Marks

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Kenneth O. Marks, 90, of Emmaus, died in his home Sept. 21, 2013. He was the husband of Eleanor Rose (Wertman) Marks. He married his high school sweetheart shortly after the war. They were married for the past 68 years. Born in Vera Cruz, he was the son of the late Ralph O. and Hattie E. (Stickler) Marks.

He served in the Marine Corps during World War II and served in the reserves for over 20 years.

He was a graduate of Emmaus High School, Class of 1941.

He was employed at Mack Trucks for 43 years, retiring as a final inspector at the Macungie plant.

Elizabeth Lomicky

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Holy Spirit Church member

Elizabeth Lomicky, 96, of Luther Crest, Allentown, died Sept. 20, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Joseph Lomicky who died in 1987 following 47 years of marriage.

She was a registered nurse graduating from Norwegian Lutheran Deaconess Hospital, Brooklyn, N.Y. Born in New York City, she raised her family in Patchogue, Long Island, where she worked in various hospitals and doctor's offices.

Geraldine Brennan

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Wescosville

Geraldine M. Brennan, 83, of Wescosville, formerly of Allentown, died Sept. 21, 2013. She was the wife of the late John A. Brennan Sr. Born in Wilkes Barre, she was a daughter of the late August and Wanda (Zbyszewski) Yankoski.

She was a 1950 graduate of the Sacred Heart School of Nursing. She worked at Sacred Heart Hospital for 18 years, and subsequently for Dr. Leo Hastings for 17 years, prior to retirement.

She was a member of the Sacred Heart Alumni Association and was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Allentown.

William S. Duschak Jr.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

PPL employee

William S. Duschak Jr., 60, of Salisbury Township, died Sept. 17, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospice Inpatient Unit, Allentown. He was the husband of Barbara J. (Jacobs) Duschak for the past 36 years. Born in Ft. Dix, N.J., he was the son of William S. and the late Rosa (Gibbons) Duschak.

He was employed at PPL for 30 years until his retirement.

He was a United States Navy veteran who served in Vietnam.

He was a life member of VFW Post 2124, Allentown, where he was president of its social club. He was also a member of the Catasauqua Home Association, Post 215.

Nadine Bauder

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Nadine Bauder, 98, of Emmaus, died Sept. 23, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late Harold H. "Toddy" Bauer, who died in 1963. Born in Marshfield, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Jesse P. and Rosa (Galbraith) Millhauser.

She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Emmaus where she served on the Altar Guild.

She was an Army (WAAC) veteran serving during World War II and was a member of the East Greenville American Legion Post 184 for the last 54 years.