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Monday, December 10, 2018
LeRoy C. Bickert Jr., former township supervisor LeRoy C. Bickert Jr., former township supervisor

LeRoy C. Bickert Jr., former township supervisor

Tuesday, April 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

LeRoy C. Bickert Jr., 68, of Lower Nazareth, died April 2, 2018 at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. Born in Phillipsburg, N.J., he was a son of the late Clara J. (Pierfedeici) and LeRoy C. Bickert. He was the husband of to Kathleen (Gaydos) Bickert for 41 years.

He was a Phillipsburg Catholic High School graduate.

He worked for Hoffman-LaRoche and DSM, from which he retired after 43 years.

He was a Lower Nazareth Township supervisor and was on the township’s Parks and Recreation Board and the Planning Commission.

He was a lifetime member of the New Jersey Fireman’s Association and a past member of the Lower Nazareth Lions Club.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Matthew and his wife Katherine of Plains; a daughter, Jennifer and her husband James Chrin of Lower Nazareth; two grandchildren, Evan and Annmarie Chrin, and a child to arrive in October; and a sister, Ruthann and her husband Thomas Cardell.

Contributions may be made to Meals on Wheels of Northampton County, 4240 Fritch Drive, Bethlehem, PA 18020; or to the Holy Family Catholic Church capital campaign, 23 Forest Drive, Nazareth, PA 18064.

Arrangements were made by Connell Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.