Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, August 21, 2019

James E. Lechman, electrical, machine shop foreman

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

James E. Lechman, 77, of Bethlehem Township, died June 25, 2019. Born in Fountain Hill, he was a son of the late John and Anna M. (Helmecy) Lechman. He was the husband of the late JudyAnn L. (Davis) Lechman.

He was a general foreman in the electrical and machine shop of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, and was very knowledgeable of Bethlehem Steel history.

He was a member of the North East Lion’s Club.

Keith M. Szutar, of Bethlehem

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Keith M. Szutar, 61, of Bethlehem, died June 25, 2019. He was a son of Frank Andrew and Frances Elaine (Loeffler) Szutar.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Colleen Heimbach and her husband Thomas of Bethlehem; and two brothers, Patrick Szutar and his wife Jacquie of Coconut Grove, Florida; and Christopher Szutar and his wife Christine of East Allen Township.

Contributions may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 600 Corporate Circle, Suite 103, Harrisburg, Pa. 17110.

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

MaryAnn Mildred Hughes, MKDH administrator

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

MaryAnn Mildred Hughes,66, of Bethlehem, died June 9, 2019, in St. Luke’s Hospital, Fountain Hill. Born in Quakertown, she was a daughter of the Late William and Verna Bauder. She was the wife of the late Daniel Hughes.

She was an administrator of the Moravian Kings Daughters Home for many years until recently retiring due to illness.

She was a parishioner of Holy Infancy R. C. Church, Bethlehem.

Joseph Vincent Kamin, electrical sales

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Joseph Vincent Kamin, 80, of Upper Saucon Township and formerly of Doylestown, died at home on June 16, 2019. Born in Carbondale, he was a son of the late Joseph E. and Helen (Rozan) Kamin. He was the husband of Carol (Viccharelli) Kamin for 52 years.

He was in the U.S. Coast Guard.

He worked in electrical sales for many years, including for Westinghouse for 26 years and, later, Trio Electric before he retired.

He was a member of St. Martin’s R. C. Church, New Hope.

Article By: The Press

Tuesday, July 2, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Claire P. Campbell, accounts payable clerk

Claire P. Campbell, 92, of Bethlehem and formerly of Conshohocken, died June 28, 2019, while in the care of the staff of Bethlehem Manor and her family. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Riccardo and Carmela (Composenarcone) Pergola. She was the wife of the late Donald P. Campbell for 59 years.

She was a graduate of Simon Gratz High School, Philadelphia.

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Tuesday, June 25, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Anna M. Herman, former St. Stanislaus Church member

Anna M. Herman, 92, of Hellertown, died, June 16, 2019, at Holy Family Manor. Born in Lower Saucon, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Ciszczon) Rasich. She was the wife of the late Harry C. Herman for 68 years.

She was a seamstress for the Schobel Brothers Tie Factory and later for Lehigh Valley Throwing Mills.

She was a member of the Incarnation of Our Lord Church and a former member of St. Stanislaus Church where she was actively involved for many years.

Frank Anthony Donnangelo, Steel assistant superintendent

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Frank Anthony Donnangelo, 89, of Bethlehem, died June 14, 2019. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Frank and Lucrezia (Mollo) Donnangelo. He was the husband of Marie Cecelia (Becker) Donnangelo for 67 years.

He earned a bachelor’s degree from Moravian College.

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

He was an assistant superintendent with the Bethlehem Steel Corporation.

He was a member of Notre Dame of Bethlehem parish. He was on the board of advisors for the Kingdom’s Keys Ministry.

Eleanor (Horvath) Marushak, BASD food services worker

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Eleanor (Horvath) Marushak, 76, of Bethlehem, died June 8, 2019, while in the care of St. Luke’s Hospice House. Born in Fountain Hill, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Yolanda (Boletz) Horvath.

She worked in food services for the Bethlehem Area School District.

She is survived by a son, William J. and his wife Judy; a daughter, Deborah Allison and herhusband Keith; a sister, Irene Holt and her husband Michael; two grandsons, Evan and Blake Marushak; and two granddaughters, Olivia and Chloe Allison.

Barbara A. (Sarson) Holley, born in Bethlehem

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Barbara A. (Sarson) Holley, 80, died June 14, 2019 at Gracedale Nursing Home. She was the wife of Carl F. Holley for 60 years.

Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth W. Sarson Sr. and Anna P. (Gonia) Sarson.

She is survived by three daughters, Carla Iannone and her husband Anthony, Sherry Rich and her husband Thomas and Marcia Royer; two sisters, Dorothy Petrocovich and Joanna Miller; two brothers, Kenneth W. Sarson Jr. and Ronald Sarson; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a sister, Geraldine Perry.

Ronald A. Hollinger, of Allen Township

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Ronald A. Hollinger, 78, of Allen Township, died June 20, 2019, at Muhlenberg Hospital, Bethlehem. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Harry and Estelle Hollinger. He was the husband of Susan M. (Hill) Hollinger for 37 years.

He was in the U.S. Army.

He worked in the maintenance department of the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, Bethlehem plant, for 20 years before retiring.

He was a member of the Raccoon Club and a past member of Goodwill Fire Company, Bethlehem.