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Angeline Maria Donchez Quinn, Assumption B.V.M. Church member Angeline Maria Donchez Quinn, Assumption B.V.M. Church member

Angeline Maria Donchez Quinn, Assumption B.V.M. Church member

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Angeline Maria Donchez Quinn, of Bethlehem and Avalon, N.J., died June 26, 2018. A native of Bethlehem, she was a daughter of Julius F. and Angeline Belletti Donchez. She was the wife of the late B. T. Jude Quinn, Esquire, for 39 years.

She was a 1952 graduate of Liberty High School. She earned a bacherlor of arts degree from Moravian College and a master’s degree from Lehigh University.

She taught elementary school in the Bethlehem Township School District and in the Upper Merion School District.

She had been a parishioner of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church for 51 years.

She was a president of the women’s council of the Bethlehem Boys’ Club, volunteered for the Ladies’ Aid Society and Saucon Valley School District PTA, and was on the Board of Directors of the Lehigh Valley Guidance Council, where she co-chaired the annual Bridge Day fundraiser for many years.

She was a member of several bridge clubs as well as the Saucon Valley Country Club.

She is survived by three children, Bernard E. Jude Quinn, Esquire and his wife Merri Jo Gillette of Evanston, Ill., Julie Quinn and her husband Vincent Fantozzi of Allentown and Elizabeth “Betsy” and her husband Chuck Minnich of Wayne; a sister, Maria and her husband James Ramberger of Newport News, Va.; and 10 grandchildren, Daniel, Dillon, and Rory Quinn; Megan and Alyson Meadows; Charlie, Jude, and Moira Minnich; and Quinn and Enzo Fantozzi.

She was predeceased by a sister, Catherine Donchez McGovern; and a sister-in- law, Regina M. Quinn.

Contributions may be made to Assumption BVM Church, 4101 Old Bethlehem Pike, Bethlehem, PA 18015; or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, Tenn. 38148-0142.

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