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Catherine M. Hillegas

Wednesday, February 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Catherine M. Hillegas, 95, of Emmaus, died peacefully Feb. 4, 2019, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She was the wife of the late Stanley Hillegas. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late William and Rose (McClellan) Antrim.

Before retiring, she worked at the Emmaus Shirt Factory and Rental Uniform (Cintas).

She was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ.

She is survived by a daughter, Linda and her husband Bill Kelly; son, James; sister, Jean Deischer; grandchildren, Karen and her husband Andrew Hofmann and Susan and her husband D.J. Todorowski; granddaughter-in-law, Tiffany Kelly; great-grandchildren, Lily, Dylan, Ryan, Vanessa, Nicholas and Anna. She was predeceased by a grandson, Robert Kelly; several brothers and sisters.

Contributions may be made to St. John’s U.C.C., 139 N. 4th St., Emmaus, 18049.

Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Feb. 8 in the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., 250 Main St., Emmaus. A viewing will be 9:30 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home.