Margaret L. Lichtenwalner, 88, of Salisbury Township, died March 11, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late Arthur A. Lichtenwalner Sr. who died in April, 1998. Born in Limeport, she was the daughter of the late Chester and Elvina (Hillegas) Stauffer.
She was a former member of St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, Allentown.
Martha Newhard, 91, of Macungie, died March 14, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown. Born in Northampton, she was the wife of the late Raymond A. Newhard.
She is survived by daughters, Bernice and her husband Jacob Ginder of Watchung, N.J., Elaine and her husband Thomas Phillips of Tucson, Ariz.; granddaughter, Heather Lattanzio; grandsons, Raymond Phillips, Spenser Phillips; great-granddaughter, Abigail. She was predeceased by a son, Howard.
Contributions may be made to Children's Bible Fellowship.
Michael W. Derewicz, 75, of Macungie, died in his home March 16, 2013. He was the husband of Dolores Derewicz. They were married for 53 years. Born in Jersey City, N.J., he worked as a technical writer for Mack Trucks for 29 years before accepting early retirement in 1987. He then worked at Wedgewood Golf Course as a member of the grounds crew for 25 years.
Paul D. Bertsch, 91, of Emmaus, died March 16, 2013, in DevonHouse Senior Living, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Lillian L. (Stevens) Bertsch. Born in Sigmunds, he was the son of the late William H. and Annie E. (Meitzler) Bertsch.
He worked for Occidental Chemical, Pottstown, retiring in 1986. Previously he worked for Air Products and Chemicals. In retirement he helped Mark "Dutch" Kistler Auctions.
He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Emmaus.
He honorably served his country in the Army Air Corp during World War II.
Margaret Lisa Myers, 39, of Macungie, died March 7, 2013, at home. Born in Knoxville, Tennessee, she was a daughter of Virginia Ann (Schultz) and Charles A. Myers.
She was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church and the United Methodist Women.
She was active with the Great Valley Girl Scout Council and worked at Camp Mosey Wood for 20 years.
She worked last as an accounting clerk at LANTA, Allentown.
Timothy J. Jaindl, 46, of Lower Macungie Township, died March 9, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Barbara Anne (Cline) Jaindl. The couple celebrated 20 years of marriage on July 3, 2012. Born in Allentown, he was the son of Dolly (Czekalski) Jaindl of Salisbury Township and the late Herbert Jaindl.
He was a graduate of Salisbury High School, Class of '84 where he was active in sports.
He was a PIAA basketball referee, LMYA basketball coach and former track and field coach at Salisbury High School.
Betty M. Diehl, 87, formerly of Macungie, died March 7, 2013, in Whitehall Manor. She was the wife of the late Alfred C. Diehl. Born in Macungie, she was the daughter of the late Bernard S. and Marie (Snyder) Wanamaker. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of St. Timothy's Lutheran Church, Allentown.
Anne T. Keys, 86, of Macungie, died March 10, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. She was the wife of the late Robert B. Keys. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John and Margaret (Bradley) Bentham. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Church of St. Bridget, Glassboro, N.J.
She is survived by a son, Christopher R., of Emmaus; grandson, Ryan; great-grandson, Garrett. She was predeceased by a son, Robert Pritchard.
M. Isobel Weaver, 95, of Emmaus, died March 9, 2013, in Cedarbrook. She was the wife of the late Charles H. Weaver. Born in Tamaqua, she was the daughter of the late Henry H. and Maude J. (Myers) Campbell.
She was a hairdresser for the former Hess Brothers until 1966 and then worked with her daughter at Joanne Evans Beauty Salon until 2012.
Lloyd Confer, 68, of Kutztown, died March 6, 2013, in the Hospice Unit of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Linda S. (Hartman) Confer. They celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary in May. Born in Alburtis, he was a son of the late Warren H. and Miriam G. (Haas) Confer.
He worked part time for the Parkland School District for seven years until retiring in June of 2010. Prior he worked for the former Schaffer Brewery for 27 years and before that Atlas Mineral Company for 10 years.
He was a member of the Ontelaunee Rod and Gun Club.