Jacqueline LaRose Bartek, Orr’s store buyer
Jacqueline LaRose Bartek, 89, of Bethlehem, died Oct. 14, 2017, at Holy Family Manor. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Bernadine (McGovern) and LeRoy LaRose. She was the wife of the late Charles J. Bartek for 55 years.
She was a buyer for the children’s department at Orr’s Department Store.
She was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Bethlehem.
She was, for many years, a Musikfest volunteer.
She is survived by two sons, David and his wife Mariann and Michael and his wife Dawn; two daughters, Diane and her husband Tom Herstich and MaryAnn and her husband, David Green; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; a brother, LeRoy and his wife Nancy LaRose; a sister-in-law, Dolores Bartek; and a brother- in-law, Joseph Bartek.
Contributions may be made to St. Luke’s Hospice House, c/o development office, 801 Ostrum St., Bethlehem, PA 18015; or to the National Parkinson Foundation, 200 SE First St., Miami, Fla. 33131.
Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.