Bethlehem Press

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Anna Zaun, 106 years old

Monday, July 16, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Anna Zaun, 106, of Bethlehem, died July 9, 2018, at Holy Family Manor. She was a daughter of the late Imre and Theresa (Schmidt) Wenczel. She was the wife of the late Joseph Zaun.

She was a parishioner of St. John Capistrano Catholic Church.

She is survived by a son, Joseph and his wife Jacqueline of Bethlehem; a daughter, Anna and her husband, Joseph Henningsen of Old Saybrook, Conn.; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and family in Hungary.

Nancy C. Madouse of Bethlehem

Monday, July 16, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Nancy C. Madouse, 75, of Bethlehem, died July 12, 2018. She was a daughter of the late John and Agnes Bolecz. She was the wife of the late Curtis Arnold Madouse.

She raised her grandson, Curtis Madouse; and is survived by a sister, Deborah Gore.

She was predeceased by a son, Eric Madouse.

Services will be private.

Contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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

Jean M. Belinski, former Bethlehem City Council member

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Jean M. Belinski, 83, of Bethlehem, died June 28, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlemberg. She was the wife of the late Richard Boligitz and of the late Walter Belinski.

Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Marie (Henry) Pursell.

She was a 1952 graduate of Bethlehem Catholic HS and later graduated from Northampton Community College.

She was a teacher in the Allentown Diocese for many years at Sacred Heart, St. Simon & Jude and Holy Infancy elementary schools. She directed diocesan Catholic Youth Organization one act plays for 35 years.

Christopher Raymond Moore, Bethlehem Catholic HS graduate

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Christopher “Cmoore” Raymond Moore, 58, of Bethlehem. died at home, June 26, 2018. He was a son of the late Hazel Elizabeth and Raymond Joseph Moore.

He was a Bethlehem Catholic High School graduate, where he was a band member.

He then graduated from Drexel University.

He was a registered representative at American Portfolio, Holbrook, N.Y. since 2010. He worked from home for several years in order to care for his mother.

William J. Repnyek Jr., planned maintenance coordinator

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

William J. Repnyek Jr., 77, of Bethlehem, died June 27, 2018, in his home. Born in Allentown, he was a son of Ruth (Shepardson) Repnyek of Bethlehem and the late William J. Repnyek Sr. He was the husband of Sandra (Kingcaid) Repnyek for 38 years.

He was a chief petty officer from 1959 to 1989 in the U.S. Navy.

He was a 1959 graduate of Liberty High School.

He was a planned maintenance coordinator for Western Electric/Agere for 38 years until he retired in 2001.

Lawrence W. Hebdon, worked in medical sales

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Lawrence W. Hebdon, 90, of Whitehall, died July 1, 2018 at Country Meadows, Bethlehem Township. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late George W. Hebdon and Gwendolyn (Haines) Hebdon. He was the husband of Ruth (McLaughlin) Hebdon for 63 years.

He attended St. Andrew’s School, Delaware; Staunton Military Academy, Virginia; and the University of Pennsylvania.

He was an U.S. Army veteran and was in the 213th AAA Gun Battalion in Korea.

Article By: The Press

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Walter Nelson Norley III, concrete company owner

Walter Nelson Norley III died July 1, 2018. Born in Drexel Hill, he was a son of Samuel and Joyce Norley. He was the husband of Pam Norley for 59 years.

He was a 1957 graduate of Haverford High School.

He was drafted out of high school by the Milwaukee Braves organization as a pitcher.

He built Eastern Prestressed Concrete Corporation and then sold it to Oldcastle Precast, a subsidiary of Ireland based CRH LLC. He retired in 1990.

Angeline Maria Donchez Quinn, Assumption B.V.M. Church member

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Angeline Maria Donchez Quinn, of Bethlehem and Avalon, N.J., died June 26, 2018. A native of Bethlehem, she was a daughter of Julius F. and Angeline Belletti Donchez. She was the wife of the late B. T. Jude Quinn, Esquire, for 39 years.

She was a 1952 graduate of Liberty High School. She earned a bacherlor of arts degree from Moravian College and a master’s degree from Lehigh University.

She taught elementary school in the Bethlehem Township School District and in the Upper Merion School District.

J. Mary Basanta, quality control inspector

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

J. Mary Basanta, 74, of Bethlehem, died June 25, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, Bethlehem. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Manuel and Josephine (Lepore) Basanta.

She was a quality control inspector at B. Braun Medical Inc. for 41 years.

She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Bethlehem Township.

She is survived by an aunt, Carmella; many cousins; and friends.

She was predeceased by a sister, Dolores Basanta.

Harry J. Ardoline, in Bethlehem city government

Tuesday, July 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Harry J. Ardoline, 85, of Bethlehem and Longboat Key, Fla., died at home on June 28, 2018. Born in Pittston, he was a son of the late Philomena “Mamie” Petroziello Ardoline and Harry Ardoline. He was the husband of Ann “Nancy” Judge Ardoline for 65 years.

He was a 1950 graduate of Pittston High School.

He was, for 25 years, director of purchasing and production at Rodale Press Inc. He was, prior to that, a treasurer and partner at Lehigh Litho Inc. He began his career in the advertising department of Vanity Fair Corporation.