Walter Beilfuss, 78, of Bethlehem Township, died Aug. 6, 2012, in his home. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Maybelle (Heydorn) and Walter G. Beilfuss. He was the husband of Jeanette Beilfuss and the late Joan Beilfuss.
He was in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.
He was a pipefitter and mechanic for many companies, such as Rohm and Haas Chemical Company, Zenith Electronics, Gould Brown Boveri (ITE), Solid State Scientific, Inc., American Electronic Laboratories, Deja-Vu Mechanicals, Ford Electronics and Refrigeration and A-Treat Bottling Company.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by two daughters, Linda Saylor and Lorna Ambrus; a brother, David and his wife Karen Beilfuss; granddaughter, Victoria and her husband Michael Scheerer Jr.; two great-grandchildren, Kaitlin and Brennen Scheerer; a stepson, Bill Brosky; and a stepdaughter, Rebekah Brosky.
He was predeceased by a stepdaughter, Rachael Brosky.
Contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or visit www.woundedwarriorproject.org/donate.aspx.
Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.