Salisbury Press

Monday, February 17, 2020

David S. Tyson

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

David S. Tyson, 63, of Salisbury Township, died Dec. 28, 2019, at his home. He was the loving husband of Donna (Delmore) Tyson. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Jesse and Phyllis (Gall) Tyson.

He was employed as a supervisor for Harold S. Campbell for 26 years at the Westgate Mall. He then worked at Holy Family Manor The Fred B. Rooney Building and was last employed in the maintenance department of the Bethlehem Fields Apartments.

Nicholas J. Barilla

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Emmaus High School graduate

Nicholas J. Barilla, 42, of Emmaus, died peacefully after a lengthy illness Dec. 30, 2019, at the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. Born in Allentown, he was a son of Paul and Margaret “Midge” (Krepicz) Barilla. He resided in his personal independent apartment at Brookview Apartments as well as with his parents in Emmaus.

He was a 1998 graduate of Emmaus High School and a member of St. Thomas More Church, Allentown.

Lynn Eldon Meadows

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

U.S. postal letter carrier

Lynn Eldon Meadows, 86, of Emmaus, died Dec. 31, 2019, at home. He was the husband of Ethel M. (Bohler) Meadows for 62-1/2 years. Born in Altoona, he was the son of the late Edward A. and Mabel (Berger) Meadows.

He worked for and retired in 1992 from the United States Postal Service out of the Emmaus Post Office as a letter carrier.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Air Force, during the Korean War.

William Highet Jr.

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Macungie

William Highet Jr., 93, of Fellowship Community, Whitehall, formerly of Macungie and Rockaway, N.J., died peacefully Dec. 28, 2019, with his family by his side. He was the husband of the late Ruth F. Highet, who died July 19, 2019. Born in Paterson, N.J., he was the son of the late William and Janet (Kyle) Highet.

After graduation from high school, he received a bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University. He worked as a claim adjuster with Ohio Casualty Insurance Company, Hamilton, Ohio, retiring in 1991.

Norman W. Featherston

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Alburtis

Norman W. Featherston, 60, of Alburtis, died Dec. 25, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Conchita (Cruz) Featherston. They were married for 38 years.

He served in the United States Marine Corps and the United States Army.

He is survived by his wife; daughter, Dulce C. and her husband, Chris Vogel; grandchildren, Jadyn and Jared. He was predeceased by a son, Dennis.

Arrangements were made by the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Allentown.

Angelina C. Danner

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

owner, Danner’s Floral Shop

Angelina “Angie” C. Danner, 76, of Vera Cruz, died Dec. 31, 2019, at Luther Crest, Allentown. She was the wife of Calvin C. Danner Sr. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Pietro C. Sr. and Rita (Matiello) Crosara.

She was a member of the Vera Cruz Evangelical Congregational Church.

She was employed at Lehigh Structural Steel Co., was the owner of Danner’s Floral Shop and was a Realtor.

Rosemary A. Kent

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Macungie

Rosemary A. (Glancey) Kent, 72, formerly of Macungie, died Dec. 31, 2019, with her family by her side. She was the wife of Quentin C. Kent Sr. They celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary this past October. She was the first daughter of the late James and Marjorie (Calpey) Glancey.

She was a 1965 graduate of William Allen High School. She started her career modeling at Hess’s and later sold fashionable women’s clothing at Emil E. Otto, Nan Carlby and Flemington Fashions.

She was a devoted mother and loving wife and had a zest for life.

Lois J. Trump

Wednesday, January 8, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Lois J. Trump, 92, formerly of Emmaus and Allentown, died Dec. 28, 2019, at ManorCare, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late Kenneth A. Trump, who died in 1975. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late Martin J. and Henrietta (Faber) Kline.

She was a retired bank teller and a piano teacher.

She is survived by nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by siblings, Martin Kline, Geraldine Danner and Rachel Keglovits.

Contributions may be made to Animals in Distress, P.O. Box 609, Coopersburg, 18036.

Arthur K. Bernecker

Thursday, January 2, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

former Allen Organ Co. employee

Arthur K. Bernecker, 91, of Allentown, died Dec. 23, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest. He was the husband of Sandra (Schueck) Bernecker for 56 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Charles and Katie (Klase) Bernecker.

He worked as an electronic technician with Allen Organ Co., in Macungie, for 49 years before retiring. He was a member of Church of the Good Shepherd in Alburtis.

Landis B. Frey

Thursday, January 2, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Landis B. Frey, 90, of Macungie, formerly of Allentown, died Dec. 21, 2019. He was the husband of Antonette J. (Pane) Frey. They celebrated their 67th wedding anniversary July 19, 2019. Born in Pikeville, he was a son of the late Landis M. and Edna M. (Bower) Frey.

He was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown, where he volunteered at the soup kitchen for over 20 years.

He proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.