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Johanna K. Green

Thursday, November 1, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

active member, St. Ann Catholic Church

Johanna K. (Kotch) Green, 82, of Emmaus, died Oct. 22, 2018, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late Andrew and Anna (Janenko) Kotch.

She was a graduate of Central Catholic High School.

She worked for Leh’s Department Store and later worked as a secretary for Mack Trucks and retired in 2007 from the Borough of Emmaus.

She was an active member of St. Ann Catholic Church, where she was a choir member and organized the Fall Fest.

She was a member of the Emmaus Garden Club and the Mack Ski Club.

She lived a full life caring for her family, friends and her beloved dogs. She had a passion and talent for painting.

She is survived by sons, Jon Patrick and his wife Lori A., of Emmaus and Michael M. and his wife Jane M., of Wescosville; grandchildren, Christopher, Jenna, Emily, Kassidy and Andrew; great-granddaughter, Natalie Grace. She was predeceased by siblings Stephen Kotch, Catherine “Kitty” Cressman and Helen Semancik and her longtime companion, James Leffler.

Contributions may be made to the Emmaus Garden Club, 6663 Vera Cruz Road, Center Valley, 18034.

Arrangements were made by the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus.