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Johanne I. Oswald

Wednesday, March 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

personal assistant, Max Hess, Jr.

Johanne (Fromm) Oswald, 86, died peacefully, March 7, 2019, at the Lutheran Home at Topton. Born in Catasauqua, she was the daughter of the late Isabelle and Paul Fromm.

She was a stay-at-home mom for many years before becoming a baker at the 1760 House, Trexlertown. She was a personal assistant to Max Hess Jr. and a caretaker at various places including Country Meadows.

She was a member of St. Paul’s UCC, Trexlertown.

She was a fun-loving person who enjoyed playing bingo, going to the casino and most importantly, spending time with family.

She is survived by sons, Aaron Toth (Vicky), Stanley Toth (Sue); daughters, Michele Toth and Judy Schwartz (Rich); eight grandchildren; 10 great- grandchildren. She was predeceased by siblings Paul Jr., Suzanne Eckhart, Nancy Fromm and the “love of her life” Ernie.

Contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box 190, 18031.

Arrangements were made by the Schmoyer Funeral Home, 8926 Brookdale Road, Breinigsville.