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Sarah Alice Kupetz

Thursday, January 4, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Wescosville

Sarah Alice Kupetz, 86, of Wescosville, died Dec. 24, 2017, in Lehigh Center, Lower Macungie Township with her loving family by her side. She was the wife of the late Joseph C. Kupetz. Born in Coffeeville, Miss., she was the daughter of the late Henry C. and Bessie (Johnson) Everett.

She was a graduate of Coffeeville High School and studied business at Lehigh Carbon Community College.

She was an office manager for Kay Jewelers, first at the Whitehall Mall then the Lehigh Valley Mall for 30 years before retiring. Previously she was the office manager for the jeweler and distributor, Fred P. Gattas and Co., Memphis, Tenn.

She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown.

She was an avid gardener, loved sewing and doing arts and crafts. An excellent cook, she loved preparing meals for her family and the homeless. She volunteered her time to work on a drug hotline.

She is survived by a daughter, Theresa A. Heffner, of Coopersburg; son, Michael J., of Whitehall; granddaughter, Michelle Sarah, of Whitehalll; friend and caretaker, Leann Kriebel. She was predeceased by a brother, Hoy Everett; daughter-in-law, Margaret M. and son-in-law, Larry W. Heffner.

Memorial contributions may be made in her name to St. Thomas More Catholic Church, 1040 Flexer Ave., Allentown, 18103.

Arrangements were made by the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown.