Bethlehem Press

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Raymond J. Sagl, U.S.P.S. accountant

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Raymond J. Sagl, 86, of Center Valley, died September 7, 2019. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late August and Emma (Feichtel) Sagl. He was the husband of Elsie R. (Bauer) for 61 years.

He was a Central Catholic High School graduate.

He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War.

He was an accountant for the United States Postal Service until he took retirement.

He was of the Catholic faith.

Michael J. Conelias, battled multiple sclerosis

Tuesday, September 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Michael “Mikey C.” J. Conelias, 50, of Bethlehem, died Aug. 1, 2019. Born in Allentown, he was a son of Trent and Joanne (Groller) Conelias of Bethlehem.

He attended Freedom HS where he played basketball and baseball. He attended the University of Delaware where he was a pitcher for the baseball team and a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.

Phillip E. Doddy, Frinzi Brothers bass player

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Phillip E. Doddy, 89, of Hellertown, died August 31, 2019, at his home. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Francis J., Sr. and Evelyn C. (Betge) Doddy. He was the husband of Rosemarie R. (Ricci) Doddy for 66 years.

He was in the U.S. Marine Corps during the Korean War.

He worked for the Local Carpenter’s Union for many years.

He was a member of St. Theresa of the Child Jesus Roman Catholic Church, Hellertown, where he sang in the choir and was a past president of the Holy Name Society.

Guadalupe Ocampo, Holy Infancy Catholic Church member

Tuesday, September 3, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Guadalupe “Lupe” Ocampo, 92, of Bethlehem, died at her residence Aug. 27, 2019. Born in Ameca Jalisco, Mexico, she was a daughter of the late Wenceslao Sanchez Ruiz and Catalina (Alvarez) Ruiz. She was the wife of the late Eliseo “Leo” Ocampo for 70 years. She was proud to be a citizen of the United States.

She was a seamstress and was a sewing machine operator for local factories in the Lehigh Valley for over 27 years until she retired in 1978.

She was a parishioner of Holy Infancy Catholic Church.

She was a member of the ILGWU.

Ada Josephine Giampetro, member of St. Theresa’s Church

Tuesday, August 27, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Ada Josephine Giampetro, 97, of Hellertown, died Aug. 13, 2019, at Weston Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Luigi and Angela Rose (Prosperi) DeBerardinis. She was the wife of the late John Giampetro.

She was a member of St. Theresa Catholic Church, Hellertown, and of the former Our Lady of Pompeii Most Holy Rosary, where she was a past president of The Mother of Sorrows Sodality.

Article By: The Press

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Margaret Mary Gaspar, steel supervisor, trainer

Margaret Mary Gaspar, 97, of Bethlehem, died August 16, 2019, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Fountain Hill. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Niklas and Hermina (Kundek) Timko. She was the wife of the late Michael G. Gaspar Sr. She was a supervisor and trainer for Bethlehem Steel, from which she retired in 1951.

She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, where she was a secretary from 1977 to 1988.

Mary Jane Lutton, PPL employee

Tuesday, August 20, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Mary Jane Lutton, 68, of Bethlehem, died August 13, 2019. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Pedro and Maximina (Gonzalez) Huertas. She was the wife of the late Robert “Lutz” B. Lutton for 36 years.

She worked in the engineering department of PPL Corporation for over 35 years.

She is survived by a daughter, Jocelyn Hudson; twin grandsons, Miles and Ethan Hudson; a sister, Maximina Williams; a brother, Frank Huertas; niece; and nephews.

Contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 N. Michigan Ave. - Floor 17, Chicago, Illinois 60601.