Bethlehem Press

Thursday, June 4, 2020

Julia Molnar, City Motors secretary

Monday, February 3, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Julia Molnar, 88, of Bethlehem, died January 26, 2020. Born in Oneida, she was a daughter of the late John and Ella (Washko) Mikitka. She was the wife of the late Michael L. Molnar for 52 years.

She was a secretary for City Motors, Bethlehem.

She was a member of Saints Peter and Paul Byzantine Catholic Church.

She is survived by a daughter, Sandra Pascoe; two grandchildren, Barry Pascoe and his wife Tara and Michelle Kirby and her husband Ben; and two great-grandchildren, Everett Pascoe and Kaylee Kirby.

Harrison T. Kincaid, 100 years and 320 days old

Monday, January 27, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Harrison T. Kincaid, 100 years and 320 days old, of Bethlehem, died January 14, 2020, while in the care of St. Luke’s Hospice House. Born in Butztown, he was a son of the late Clarence and Ella (Campbell) Kincaid. He was the husband of the late Emily F. (Patton) Kincaid for 65 years.

He was in the United States Army during World War II.

He was a printer employed by Laros until he took retirement.

Irene C. Sikora, 540 Democratic Club member

Monday, January 20, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Irene C. Sikora, 96, of Bethlehem, died January 15, 2020, at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem. She was a daughter of the late Helen (Mikosky) and Walter Valovage. She was the wife of the late John D. Sikora for 42 years.

She worked at Woolworth’s and Orr’s department stores in Bethlehem.

She was a member of Saints Simon and Jude Catholic Church.

She was a member of the church’s senior citizens group. She was a life member at the 540 Democratic Club, Bethlehem.

MaryAnn (Valentin) Kospiah, key punch operator; waitress

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

MaryAnn (Valentin) Kospiah, 84, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 11, 2020, while in the care of St. Luke’s Hospice House. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Daniel and Mary (Bayek) Valentin. She was the wife of John Kospiah for more than 63 years.

She was a 1954 graduate of Bethlehem Catholic High School.

She was a key punch operator for the Bethlehem Steel. She was also a waitress for 29 years.

She was a member of the former St. Joseph’s Church, Bethlehem, and was a current member of Incarnation of Our Lord Parish.

Margaret Rose (Sfredda) Ardizzone, 101 years old; of Ardizzone Framing

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Margaret Rose (Sfredda) Ardizzone, 101, formerly of Bethlehem, died January 7, 2020, at Fellowship Community, Whitehall. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Marino and Julia (DeLaurentis) Sfredda. She was the wife of the late Michael L. Ardizzone from 1941 until his death in 1973. She was the wife of the late Frank Maroski for 22 years until his death.

She was a Bethlehem High School graduate.

She and her late husband Michael were partners in Ardizzone Framing, Bethlehem.

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Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Rosemary L. Lynn , executive secretary

Rosemary L. Lynn, 85, of Bethlehem, died on January 8, 2020. Born in South Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late John and Rosalie (Kolleogy) Tronovich. She was the wife of James Lynn.

She was a 1952 graduate of Liberty High School. She attended the Bethlehem Business School.

She worked with the transcribing bureau and then was an executive secretary to a Research Department manager of Bethlehem Steel.

She was a master cook; a seamstress, a knitter and crocheter.

Angelo “Augie” Angelino Augustino, City police officer; deputy sheriff

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Angelo “Augie” Angelino Augustino, 89, died Jan. 3, 2020. Born and raised in Welland, Ontario, Canada, he was a son of Armando and Maria (LoStrocco) Augustino. He was the husband of the late Dolores (Rendish) Augustino for 45 years and of Phyllis Sinko for nine years.

He was an U.S. Army medic and trained as a helicopter pilot from 1953 to 1956. He was sworn in as a U.S. citizen while stationed in Poitiers, France, in 1954, and was then transferred to Germany.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, January 15, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

William Walter Sanderson Jr., mechanic; BASD custodian

William Walter Sanderson Jr., 91, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 11, 2020. Born in Easton, he was the son of the late William Sr. and Clara Sanderson. He was the husband of Louise (Dennis) Sanderson.

He was in the U. S. Air Force during the Korean Conflict.

He was a mechanic for area car dealerships including the former Key Pontiac. He later was, for many years, a custodian in the Bethlehem Area School District at Liberty High School.

He was a member of Calvary Temple, Allentown, where he was a deacon.

Nickolas D. Perrett Sr., FH-LL baseball coach

Monday, January 6, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Nickolas “Big Nick” D. Perrett Sr., 88, of Fountain Hill, died January 4, 2020, while in the care of Cedarbrook Nursing Home. Born in Fountain Hill, he was a son of the late Leonard A. and Philomena (Donatelli) Perretta. He was the husband of Eleanor C. (Lancsek) Perrett for 66 years.

He was a 1949 graduate of Fountain Hill High School.

He was in the United States Army during the Korean War.

He was a steward at the West Side Republican Club.

He was a member of St Ursula Catholic Church, Fountain Hill.

Jordan J. Sukanick, maintenance supervisor

Monday, January 6, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

Jordan “Gordy” J. Sukanick, 86, of Whitehall and formerly of the east side of Allentown, died January 4, 2020, at home. Born in Cementon, he was a son of the late Andrew and Mary (Fedor) Sukanick. He was the husband of Judy M. (Campanaro) Sukanick for 63 years.

He was an U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict, and was on the icebreaker USS Atka.

He was a maintenance supervisor for Matlack and MTS trucking companies.

He was a member of Teamsters Local 773, and a life member of Lappawinzo Fish and Game.