Bethlehem Press

Saturday, August 18, 2018

Harry A. Sigley Jr., airline worker

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Harry A. Sigley Jr., 75, of Bethlehem, died June 17, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital – Cedar Crest. Born in Fountain Hill, he was a son of the late Harry and Anna (Copek) Sigley. He was the husband of Harriet (Wirth) Sigley for 55 years.

He was a carpenter. He then worked in customer service and on the ramp at Lehigh Valley International Airport for United Airlines until he retired after 37 years.

He was a member of The Gospel Chapel, Northampton.

Patricia Marie Campbell, BASD educator

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Dr. Patricia “Trish” Marie Campbell, Ed.D., 61, of Bethlehem, died on June 18, 2018, while in the care of the St. Luke’s Hospice House, Lower Saucon Township. Born in Baltimore, Md., she was a daughter of the late Albert Meyd and Joannette (DePaola) Meyd of Bethlehem. She was the wife of Richard L. Campbell, Esq., for 37 years.

She graduated from Freedom High School; attended the University of Pittsburgh, Johnstown; and earned a Master’s degree in Education at Lehigh University and a Doctorate in Education at Nova Southeastern University.

Doris R. (Mathias) Gancarcik, 1954 LHS graduate

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Doris R. Gancarcik, 80, of Bethlehem, died June 15, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Fountain Hill. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Kenneth and Margaret (Weirbach) Mathias. She was the wife of Michael J. Gancarcik Jr. for 60 years.

She was a 1954 Liberty High School graduate.

She worked briefly as a legal secretary.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Bethlehem.

Faye J. Kern-Colliflower, nurse’s aid

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Faye J. Kern-Colliflower, 88, of Slatington, died June 12, 2018, in her home. Born in Fullerton, she was a daughter of the late Spurgeon and Agnes (Wavrek) Weidner. She was the wife of the late Forrest Kern and the late Edward Colliflower.

She was a seamstress for various factories in the area for many years. She also was a nurse aid for Cedarbrook, Allentown.

Grace A. Ritter, food service worker

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Grace A. Ritter, 74, of Bethlehem, died June 11, 2018, while in the care of her family and Lehigh Valley Hospice at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Rudolph and Mary (Csaszar) Orban. She was the wife of John Ritter for 52 years.

She worked in the food service department for Lehigh University.

She was a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church.

Helen R. Pinter, St. Paul’s E.L.C. member

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Helen R. Pinter, 92, of Bethlehem, died June 10, 2018, in her home. Born in Fountain Hill, she was a daughter of the late Cecelia (Muhr) and Leo Copf. She was the wife of the late Anthony L. Pinter for 52 years.

She worked for the M. W. Wood Company at Moravian College.

She was a member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Fountain Hill.

She bowled in the Rokies Bowling League at Boulevard Lanes.

Parke W. Musselman, director of industrial relations

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Parke W. Musselman, 91, formerly of Bethlehem, died June 9, 2018, at his residence at Moravian Hall Square, Nazareth. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Weston and Alice (Marsh) Musselman. He was the husband of Evelyn M. (Moore) Musselman, of Nazareth and formerly of Bethlehem, for 65 years.

He was a graduate of The College of William and Mary, where he was a member of the Kappa Alpha Fraternity.

He was in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the Pacific Theater.

Robert P. Bohning, CCLL team manager, coach

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Robert P. Bohning, 83, of Bethlehem, died June 10, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Harold Sr. and Mary (Muschlitz) Bohning.He was the husband of the late Fleurette (Troxell) Bohning.

He was a 1952 graduate of Liberty High School.

He was in the United States Army, stationed in Kassel, Germany, from 1956-1959.

He worked for the Bethlehem Steel for more than 30 years until he retired.

He was a member of Steel City Mennonite Church.

Dionisia Morales-Herpin, from Patillas

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Dionisia Morales-Herpin, 87, of Bethlehem, died June 10, 2018, while in the care of St. Luke’s Hospice House and her family. Born in Patillas, P.R., she was a daughter of the late Jerbacio Morales and Florence Hepin. She was the wife of Lorenzo Clausset for 63 years.

She was, for 30 years, a cafeteria worker “lunch lady” for a local school in Puerto Rico, until she retiring in 1993.