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Juliana Collette

Thursday, December 7, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

member of local church

Juliana Collette, 97, died Nov. 30, 2017, in the Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late Joseph A. Collette. Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Mathias and Juliana (Pfeiffer) Graf.

Before retiring, she worked for the former Cands Fabric Company, Western Electric and Clyde Shirt Factory.

She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Emmaus.

She enjoyed celebrating her rich heritage, sharing her love of ethnic food and polka music with her family. She was a lifelong Phillies fan and delighted in watching her grandchildren.

She is survived by a son, Joseph A. Jr. and his wife, Joan; sisters, Theresa Schwartz and Elsie and her husband Reynold Schneck; grandchildren, Christopher and his wife, Shannon, Jana and her husband Michael Ford; two great-grandchildren, Connor and Brycen. She was predeceased by brothers, Herman, Frank, Adolph, John and Mathias; sisters, Hermina Marvin, Rosina and Alice.

Memorial donations may be made in her name to St. John’s Lutheran Church, 501 Chestnut St., Emmaus, 18049.

Arrangements were made by the Trexler Funeral Home, Allentown.