Bethlehem Press

Sunday, August 20, 2017

Marion “Miny” L. Lenner, Advent Moravian member

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Marion “Miny” L. Lenner, 79, of Bethlehem, died May 3, 2017, in her home. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Abner and Marion (Allam) Still. She was the wife of the late Vincent “Reds” J. Lenner for 58 years.

She worked in the billing department of and was retired from Bethlehem Steel Corp.

She was a member of Advent Moravian Church, Bethlehem.

She is survived by a brother, Abner Jr. and his wife Lucia Still; nieces; nephews; great-nieces; great-nephews; great-great nieces; and great-great nephews.

Elizabeth Zapotocki, known as ‘Mom Zap’

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Elizabeth “Betty” “Mom Zap” Zapotocki, 84, of Bethlehem, died May 14, 2017, at home. She was a daughter of Elizabeth (Kaminsky) and John Aleba. She was the wife of the late Stanley J. Zapotocki.

She is survived by four children, Liz of Hummelstown, Stanley II and his wife Nancy of Hellertown, Kathie and her husband Timothy Reilly of Zionsville and Nancy and her husband Matt Graves of Shepherdstown, W.V.; four grandchildren, Beth, Jennifer, Becky and Michele; and three great-grandchildren, Liam, Oliver and Liza.

She was predeceased by seven brothers.

Catherine A. Weaver, Christ Church U.C.C. member

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Catherine A. Weaver, 93, of Bethlehem, died May 4, 2017, at Westminster Village. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Stanley O. and Anna M. (DeLong) Solt. She was the wife of the late Carlton S. Weaver.

She was a member of Christ Church U.C.C., where she sang with the choir under the director and organist (her late husband).

She was a peanut maker at the church.

She is survived by four nieces and nephews, Rick Steely, Barbara Powell and Debra and Tim Steely.

Sally Brewster Lynch, customer service representative

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Sally Brewster Lynch, of Whitehall and formerly of Cranford, N.J., died on May 7, 2017. She was a daughter of Richard Wyatt Brewster and a stepdaughter of Dory Brewster. She was the wife of the late Donald Michael Lynch.

She attended Cranford HS and graduated from Stockton State College.

She worked in the insurance industry and then was a customer service representative for Just Born, Inc.

Mae Jonathan Lopez, St. Paul’s R.C. Church member

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Jonathan Morales Lopez, 19, of Bethlehem, died due to injuries from an automobile accident on May 10, 2017. Born in Guatemala, he was a son of Noe and Marcela (Lopez) Morales of Bethlehem.

He was a 2016 graduate of Freedom HS. He had planned to attend Northampton Community College this coming fall.

He was a server at Tuscana Pizza.

He was a member of St. Paul’s R. C. Church, Allentown.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by three sisters, Leslie, Jasmine and Jayden Morales; uncles; aunts; and cousins.

Burial will be in Guatemala.

Ronald B. Schoch, Rosemont Lutheran Church member

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Ronald B. Schoch, 71, of Bethlehem, died April 25, 2017 in St. Luke’s Hospice House, Bethlehem. Born in Allentown, he was a son of Richard and Edith (Larosh) Schoch of Bethlehem.

He worked for many years at Tarkett Flooring Company. After he took retirement, he worked for three years at Wegman’s, Bethlehem.

He was a member of Rosemont Lutheran Church, Bethlehem.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, Randy and his wife Karen Schoch; and two nephews, Eric and Kevin.

Mary M. Kenahan, OLPH church member

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Mary M. Kenihan, 93, of Bethlehem and formerly of Laurel, Md., died April 24, 2017 at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem. Born in White Haven, she was a daughter of the late John and Honore (Caffrey) Martini. She was the wife of the late Joseph G. Kenihan for 45 years.

She was a 1941 graduate of White Haven High School, White Haven. She attended post graduate classes at Liberty HS and at Bethlehem Business College.

She worked for various telephone companies throughout the United States. During World War II, she worked at Vultee Aircraft, Allentown.

Helen O. Rayner, layout operator

Thursday, May 18, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

Helen O. Rayner, 88, of Bethlehem, died May 4, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg. Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late John and Anna (Zemlansky) Osio. She was the wife of Frank L Rayner for 50 years.

She was a layout operator for 34 years until she retired from Western Electric.

She was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Bethlehem.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a brother-in-law, Steven and his wife Phyllis Rayner; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by a brother, George Osio.