East Penn Press

Monday, January 21, 2019

Gary W. Stecker

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

former Bethlehem S.D. teacher

Gary W. Stecker, 74, of Macungie, died May 20, 2018, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the loving husband of Sandra H. (Henry) Stecker. They would have been married for 49 years on May 31. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Allen and Beatrice (Ulrich) Stecker.

He was a teacher in the Bethlehem School District until retiring.

He was a graduate of Shippensburg University.

He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.

He is survived by his wife; son, Craig A., of Allentown. He was predeceased by a brother, Allen.

Contributions may be made in his memory to the Lehigh County Humane Society, 640 Dixon St., Allentown, 18103.

A private graveside service will be held. Arrangements were made by the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown.