Bethlehem Press

Friday, May 25, 2018

Fern Czyrski, doctor's office manager

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Fern Czyrski, 82, of Bethlehem, died April 20, 2013, in St. Luke's Hospital. She was the wife of Stanley Czyrski for 54 years.

Born in Ludlow, Mass., she was a daughter of the late George and Martha (Gaab) Milne.

She was the office manager for Dr. Orr for many years until she retired.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Donna Garman of Danville and Taren Czyrski of Bethlehem; and two sons, David Wolfe of Conn. and Anthony Czyrski of Amityville, N.Y.

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

Sophie (Yurasek) Krise, of Bethlehem

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Sophie (Yurasek) Krise, 96, of Bethlehem, died April 6, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital, Bethlehem. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Anna (Fecko) and Andrew Yurasek. She was the wife of the late William Krise.

She was the treasurer for the Senior Citizens Club, Greenleaf Court condos, Bethlehem. She was a former president of the Altar and Rosary Society at Our Lady Queen of Peace Catholic Church, Brodheadsville.

Anne R. Metzger, Christ Church U.C.C. member

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Anne R. Metzger, 95, formerly of Carver House, Bethlehem, died April 16, 2013, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem. Born in Budapest, Hungary, she was a daughter of the late Stephen and Katherine (Petko) Czvizler. She was the wife of the late Arthur A. Metzger.

She was a member of Christ Church U.C.C., where she was active in the senior card club and the peanut makers.

She was a member of the Happy Boombadears Boombas Club, the Bethlehem Boating Club, the Pennsylvania State Women's Bowling Association, and the Hungarian Catholic Club Women's Bowling League.

Richard Stephen Mugione, Custom Homes owner

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Richard Stephen Mugione, 79, of Bethlehem, died April 9, 2013. Born in Manhattan, N.Y., he was a son of the late Bartholomew F. and Mary (Korosecz) Mugione. He was the husband of Dolores Angela (Orban) Mugione for 57 years.

He was in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was a graduate of Moravian College and earned a master's degree from Lehigh University.

He retired from the Bethlehem Steel Corporation after more than 25 years as a computer system analyst. He founded and was the owner and operator of Custom Homes.

Lydia E. Kuhn, Christ Church U.C.C. member

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Lydia E. Kuhn, 95, of Hanover Township, died April 7, 2013, at her home. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Albert G. and Lydia (Keck) Perkins. She was the wife of the late Frederic A Kuhn.

She graduated from business school.

She was employed by the law firm of Piper, Andrew and Sherwood, Buffalo, N.Y., as a secretary. She was the recorder of meetings for the developing Hanover Township planning commission.

Elizabeth T. Pepas, hospital aide

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Elizabeth T. Pepas, 85, of Bethlehem, died April 09, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. Born in Beaver Brook, she was a daughter of the late Stephen and Catherine (Michaels) Harris. She was the wife of the late John S. Pepas for 50 years.

She was a psychiatric aide in the Allentown Hospital.

She was a parishioner of Saints Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church, Bethlehem.

She was active with the VFW Post 3094 and was a past president of their women's auxiliary for many years. She was a past president of VFW District 20.

Robert "Bobby" W. Martin, Martin's Maintenance owner

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Robert "Bobby" W. Martin, 58, of Bethlehem, died April 8, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital- Fountain Hill. Born in Leithsville, he was the son of Frank A. Martin of Freemansburg and the late Ella Mae (Leith) Martin. He was the husband of Vicki (Lorrah) Martin for 30 years.

He was a 1972 graduate of Freedom HS.

He worked for several lumber companies including Triangle Lumber, MRD Lumber, Georgia Pacific and Eastern Engineered Wood Products. He was the owner of Martin's Maintenance.

Edward Faulstick, Cigna employee

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Edward Faulstick, 81, formerly of Bethlehem, died April 4, 2013, in Alexandria, Va. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Dewey and Isabel (Furry) Faulstick. He was the husband of the late Carole (Stoerrle) Faulstick.

He was a graduate of Liberty HS and Lehigh University.

He was in the U.S. Army from 1953 to 1956.

He worked for Cigna Insurance, Philadelphia.

He was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Southampton.

He was a member of American Legion Post 24, Alexandria.

He is survived by a son, Scott.

Charles Fisher Snyder Jr., hospital medical chief

Thursday, April 18, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Dr. Charles Fisher Snyder Jr., 91, of Bethlehem, died April 2, 2013. Born in Bellefonte, he was a son of the late Charles Fisher and Bertha Mae (Dietrich) Snyder. He was the husband of Louise Estelle (Kokolias) Snyder for 51 years and of the late Charlotte (Kienzy) Snyder.

He was in the U.S. Army. He was the 25th Medical Battalion commander in the Korean War. He was awarded a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star.

He earned a degree in orthopedic medicine from the Graduate School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania.