Roberta Stone Angle, 88, of Bethlehem and formerly of Chambersburg, died Jan. 10, 2019, at Westminster Village after a lengthy illness. Born in Altoona, she was a daughter of the late Howard M. and Marguerite Stone. She was the wife of the late Thomas S. Angle for 64 years. She was a retired Bethlehem Steel Corporation executive secretary.
She was a lifelong member of First Presbyterian Church, Bethlehem.
John Boncik, 73, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 1, 2019, in his home. Born in Dlhé Nad Cirochou, in the former Czechoslovakia, he was a son of the late John and Helena (Burda) Boncik. He was the husband of Anna (Martinka) Macek-Boncik for 16 years.
He was a maintenance technician at Just Born Inc. for 15 years until he retired. Previously, he was a machinist for Mack Trucks.
Jerry Hausman, 89, of Bethlehem and Boynton Beach, Fla., died Jan. 3, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Max and Helen (Friedman). He was the husband of Florence (Snyder) Hausman for 63 years.
He was a 1947 Fountain Hill H.S. and a 1951 Muhlenberg College graduate.
He was a second lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War and was awarded a Medal of Commendation.
He was the owner and president of Metro Design Center for 65 years.
Gordon D. Burk, 86, of Bethlehem died Dec. 31, 2018, in his home. He was a son of the late Florence (Frank) and Charles Burk. He was the husband of Jane A. (Frankenfield) Burk for 64 years.
He was a Bethlehem Vo-Tech graduate.
He was a draftsman for Bethlehem Steel and later the Fuller Company. After he retired, he helped his son with his business and drove for VAST.
Joseph Adam Klocek, born in Shenandoah
Joseph Adam Klocek, 80, of Allentown, died Jan.1, 2019, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem. Born in Shenandoah, he was a son of the late Joseph and Stella (Zalewski) Klocek. He was the husband of Arlene V. (Dereskiewicz) Klocek for 57 years.
He was a 1956 graduate of J.W. Cooper High School. He earned an associate degree from Thaddeus Stephens College of Technology (formerly Stephens Trade School), Lancaster.
Virginia I. (Mest) Kilpatrick, 81, of Bethlehem, died Dec.25, 2018, in her home. Born in Freemansburg, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Ruth (George) Mest. She was the wife of the late Edward Kilpatrick.
She is survived by a brother, Earl Mest of Allentown; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by three sisters; and five brothers and sisters.
Contributions may be made to the funeral home, 500 Linden St., Bethlehem, 18018, for funeral expenses.
Arrangements were made by Cantelmi-Long Funeral Home Inc., Bethlehem.
Bernadine J. (Roseman) Tarola, 89, of Bethlehem, died away unexpectedly on Dec. 22, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Muhlenberg. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late John and Margaret (Mitman) Roseman. She was the wife of Arthur Tarola for 67 years.
Edward J. Stokarski Jr., 73, of Coopersburg, died at home on Dec. 23, 2018. Born in Providence, R.I., he was a son of the late Edward J. Sr. and Rita (Madden) Stokarski. He was the husband of Patricia (Steager) Stokarski.
He was in the U.S. Army during Viet Nam.
He worked in the steel industry for more than 32 years before he retired.
He was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, Bethlehem.
He was a third degree member of the Knights of Columbus Council #14924 at the church.
Barbara N. Hohe, 84, of Bethlehem, died Dec. 27, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg Campus. She was the wife of Franklin W. Hohe for 42 years. Born in Teaneck, N.J., she was a daughter of the late Paul A. and Mildred (Springstead) Noxon.
She earned, in 1956, a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Bucknell University.
She was a member of the Cathedral Church of the Nativity Bethlehem and was active with their choir.
Andrew A. Posivak, 75, of Bethlehem, died Dec. 24, 2018. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of Anna M. (Velas) Krajci and the late Andrew A. Posivak Sr. He was the husband of Eleanor M. (Charney) Posivak for 54 years.
He was a Fountain Hill High School graduate.
He was in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded a Purple Heart.
He worked for Quaker State Vending and later was a northeast region sales manager for Covenco Inc. until he retired.