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Rona Lee Ezar, hospital volunteer

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Rona Lee Ezar, 67, of Bethlehem, died Jan.12, 2013, in ManorCare. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late William and Gladys Engle. She was the wife of Richard Ezar for 40 years.

She was a 1965 graduate of Liberty HS.

She volunteered for many years at the former Muhlenberg Hospital.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a brother, William H. Engle of Union City, N.J. and many cousins.

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

Josephine Ann Long, Sacred Heart Church member

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Josephine Ann Long, 92, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 20, 2013, in Media. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Stella Maculesky. She was the wife of the late Victor Paul Long.

She was a seamstress and tailor.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Church and was active for many years in the annual charity bazaar workshop.

Helen "Nana" Slivka, medical line assembler

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Helen "Nana" Slivka, 95, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 26, 2013, at home. Born in Olyphant, she was a daughter of the late Wasyl and Tessie (Cucura) Tarby. She was the wife of the late Michael T. Slivka.

She was a 1935 graduate of Olyphant High School.

She worked on the assembly line at Burron Medical for 27 years. She retired in 2005 from Queens Nutritional Products after 16 years as a packer.

She was a parishioner of Notre Dame of Bethlehem Catholic Church.

Vilma E. Molnar, steel secretary

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Vilma E. Molnar, 83, of Bethlehem Township, died Jan. 21, 2013, at Alexandria Manor, Bethlehem. Born in New Brunswick, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Mary (Ropsky) Paller. She was married to the late Joseph Molnar for 59 years.

She was a graduate of Liberty High School.

She was a secretary in the manifest department of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

She was a former parishioner of St. John Capistrano Catholic Church and was a member of the sodality. She was recently a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church.

William B. Noe, electric furnace

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

William B. Noe, 92, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 22, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital. Born in Hellertown, he was a son of the late John and Anna (Hancz) Noe. He was the husband of the late Veronica A. (Gumlock) Noe.

He was in the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II.

He was an electric furnace melting first helper at the Bethlehem Steel Corporation. He retired in 1980 after 39 years of service.

He was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Bethlehem Township.

He made pysanky eggs.

Gale A. Paulus, co-owned the Midway Inn

Thursday, February 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Gale A. Paulus, 77, of Bethlehem, died January 10, 2013, in her home. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Robert Itterly and the late Anna J. Walk. She was the wife of the late Kenneth D. Paulus for 60 years.

She and her late husband owned and operated The Midway Inn, Hellertown, from 1975 - 1978. She later worked as manager of Orr's Monocacy Room Restaurant. She was an infant room supervisor at Creative Kids Club.