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William B. Calse

Tuesday, August 7, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

William B. Calse, 77, of Zionsville, died Aug. 3, 2018, in his residence. He was the husband of the late Rose Mary (Steuer) Calse. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Margaret (Jones) and William B. Calse Sr.

He was an electrician, working as a lineman for Philadelphia Electric, owned and operated his own electrical business and later was the electrical inspector for Lower Macungie Township.

He was a member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Emmaus and was a life member of the NRA.

He is survived by sons, Robert W. and his wife Dawn, of Emmaus and Heath, of Zionsville; daughter, Jane and her husband Chad Werley, of Kempton; sister, Patricia Defrancisco-Gordon, of Feasterville; grandchildren, Kyle, Trevor, Olivia and Levi; great-grandchildren, Jordyn and Blake. He was predeceased by a granddaughter, Breana and a sister, Teresita Rose.

Contributions may be made to Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, 3401 Civic Center Blvd., Philadelphia, 19104.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 a.m. Aug. 9 in the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., 250 Main St., Emmaus, followed by a Mass of Christian Burial 11 a.m. in St. Ann Catholic Church, 415 S. 6th St., Emmaus. A viewing will be held 9 to 10:30 a.m. in the funeral home.