Mary Mertens Petruccelli, 73, of Bethlehem, lost her courageous battle with cancer on Aug. 10, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Health Network. Born in New York City, she was a daughter of Alfred and Catherine Mertens of Allentown. She was the wife of Dr. Francis Petruccelli for 53 years.
She was a graduate of Central Catholic HS and Sacred Heart School of Nursing.
Evelyn McCoach, 79, of Bethlehem, died Aug. 12, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital. She was a daughter of the late Michael and Julia (Chicchi) Matteo (Martin). She was the wife of William B. McCoach Sr. for 60 years.
She was a medical secretary for Doctor John Hoffman and Doctor David Hoffman until retiring.
She was a parishioner of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church.
She was a member of the church's ladies group.
William C. Cunningham, 94, of Bethlehem, died Aug. 14, 2013. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Harry and Carolyn (Miller) Cunningham. He was the husband of the late Rose Byrne Cunningham and his late first wife, Margaret (Kristofik) Cunningham.
He was employed by Bethlehem Steel Corp. and retired after 46 years.
He was a parishioner of St. Anne's Catholic Church, Bethlehem, where he was an usher for many years.
He was a member of the MORA Bowling League, the senior group at Holy Ghost Church and a 50-year Men of Malvern retreat.
Sharon M. Smith, 50, of Bethlehem died August 3, 2013. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Frederick R. Smith Sr. and Irene P. (Divok) Smith.
She was a Liberty High School graduate.
She worked in the child accounting department of the Bethlehem Area School District.
She was a member of the Heights A.A. and B.V.F.H.A.
James Stephen Marouchoc, 71, died August 3, 2013, at his home. Born in Palmerton, he was a son of the late John and Mary (Zolota) Marouchoc. He was the husband of Barbara Ann (Badowski) Marouchoc for 47 years.
He was in the U.S. Army.
He was a supervisor at Durkee Foods for 33 years and later retired from the Brickman Group after 10 years.
He was a parishioner of Notre Dame of Bethlehem.
Theresa Eleanor Sinicz, 92, of Bethlehem, died July 28, 2013, at Easton Hospital. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Michele and Marianna (Ricci) Ruggiero. She was the wife of the late Louis Sinicz for 72 years.
She worked for Brown's Clothing and Juvenile Furniture for 20 years. She was a sales associate and visual merchandiser for Alice Kay Shops for 37 years.
LeRoy S. Miller, 75, of Bethlehem, died August 3, 2013, in St. Luke's Hospital. He was the husband of Darlene (Shook) Miller for 52 years.
Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Willie and Anna (Getz) Miller.
He was in the U.S. Army.
He was employed for 46 years at Bell Labs until retiring as a layout operator in 2001.
He was a member of Christ Church - U.C.C.
He volunteered at the Boutique at the Rink.
Edna Marion Remaley, 85, of Hanover Township, died July 30, 2013, at her residence. Born in Mountain Top, she was a daughter of the late William Oscar and Charlotte Veneta (Weaver) Kisthart. She was the wife of the late Kenneth R. Remaley for 53 years.
She was a bookkeeper for the family business, Remaley's Service Center, Bethlehem.
She is survived by a daughter, Donna and her husband Barry Kilpatrick of Hanover Township; a grandson, Christopher Bragg and his wife Lisa Green of Breinigsville; and a sister, Carol Broscious.
Mary I. Skovronsky, 91, of Allentown, died July 29, 2013, in her home. Born in Avoca, she was a daughter of the late John and Catherine (Mayhoff) Czachor. She was the wife of the late Leo C. Skovronsky for 60 years.
She was employed as the chief clerk for the Selective Service Board, Pittston, before retiring.
She was a member of Our Lord's Ascension Polish National Catholic Church, Bethlehem.
Jane L. Loch, 81, of Bethlehem, died August 2, 2013, at St. Luke's VNA Hospice House, Lower Saucon Township. Born in Bethlehem, she was the oldest child of the late Richard and June (Pursell) Mills. She was the wife of the late Harry L. Loch Jr. for 61 years.
She worked at Kostas Drug Store for many years.