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Morgan Lewis Faust Sr. Morgan Lewis Faust Sr.

Morgan Lewis Faust Sr.

Thursday, June 25, 2020 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Morgan Lewis Faust Sr., 80, of Emmaus, died June 19, 2020, in his residence surrounded by his family. He was the husband of Linda L. (Dries) Faust. They were married for 41 years. Born in Audenried, Carbon County, he was the son of the late Harvey and Elizabeth (Davis) Faust.

He honorably served his country in the Army during Vietnam.

He was a master electrician and handyman who, along with his best friend Jimmy Kayal, were always willing to lend a helping hand to anyone in need. He was also an experienced long-haul truck driver for many years, retiring in 2014.

He was a member of Faith Church, Allentown.

He was a Free Mason of the Greenleaf Lodge, No. 561 for 25 years, a lifetime member of Unami Fish and Game and lifetime member of the NRA.

He had a love of music and was active in the music program at Welsh Congregational Church, where he often sang with his sisters.

He is survived by his wife; a son, Morgan Lewis Jr. and his wife, Valerie, of Pittsburgh; a daughter, Wendy L. Schwartz, of Mt. Laurel, N.J.; sisters, Esther and her husband, Robert Erdossy, of Whitehall and Netta and her husband, Del Getz, of Buford, Ga.

Contributions may be made to Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2024 Lehigh St., Allentown, 18103.

A memorial service with military honors will be held 11 a.m. June 26 in the Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., 250 Main St., Emmaus. Visitation will be 10 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home.