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Lucy R. Gorcsan, shipping clerk Lucy R. Gorcsan, shipping clerk

Lucy R. Gorcsan, shipping clerk

Monday, November 25, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Lucy R. Gorcsan, 98, of Bethlehem, died November 20, 2019, at Missouri Baptist Hospital, St Louis. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Rocco Carchio and Antoinette (Marinaccio) Carchio. She was the wife of the late John Gorcsan Jr. for 62 years.

She attended Liberty High School, Bethlehem.

She was a shipping clerk for Lehigh Dress Company, Bethlehem.

She participated in the Ladies Auxiliary of St. John’s Windish Lutheran Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Mary Lou Raiser (husband Barry); a son, John III, M.D. (wife Marianne); five grandchildren, Daniel Raiser (wife Christy), David Raiser, Marcy Nase (husband Philip), Sarah Gorcsan and Emily Gorcsan; and five great-grandchildren: Jack, Luke, and Samantha Raiser and Torrin and Eden Rose Nase.

Contributions may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital at; or St. John’s Windish Lutheran Church, 617 E. Fourth St., Bethlehem, PA 18015 or at

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