East Penn Press

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Jodi A. Flakker

Thursday, July 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Salisbury High School graduate

Jodi A. Flakker, 40, of Forks Township, died July 3, 2019, in her home, surrounded by family and friends. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Marianne (Moritz) and James A. Flakker Sr.

She was engaged to be married to Jason Ruperto.

She was athletic, vibrant and outgoing.

She was well loved and the first person to offer a smile and a hello.

She was a 1997 graduate of Salisbury High School.

Sh was a conductor for the New Jersey Transit.

Peter L. Reeder

Thursday, July 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Emmaus High School graduate

Peter L. (Pete) Reeder, 78, of Nassau Bay, Texas, died suddenly June 8, 2019, while vacationing in Maine. He was the husband of Judy Reeder. They were married for 49 years. Born “Baby Boy Reeder” in Washington, D.C., on May 3, 1941, his late parents, Sherwood Lewis Reeder, of Williamsport and Jesse Hartman Schantz, of Macungie, later named him Peter Linn Reeder because he had been born on his Uncle Linn’s (Schantz) birthday.

Nancy L. Snyder

Thursday, July 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

registered nurse

Nancy L. Snyder, 86, of Emmaus, died July 4, 2019, in her residence. She was the wife of the late Richard C. “Strap” Snyder Sr. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late Herbert and Edna (Schmoyer) Lichtenwalner.

She worked as a registered nurse for the former Allentown General Hospital and ASH Hospital for over 30 years, retiring in 1996.

She was a member of St. John’s U.C.C., Emmaus.

Her children and grandchildren were her life.

Angela E. Keim

Thursday, July 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Angela E. “Angie” Keim, 35, of Macungie, formerly of Emmaus, died June 29, 2019, in her home. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Karen L. (Walck) Keim and the late Craig S. Keim Sr. who died Sept. 4, 1999.

She was a server at various restaurants throughout the area.

She was a 2002 graduate of Emmaus High School and attended Lehigh Carbon Community College.

Glen R. Dilcher

Thursday, July 11, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

former Emmaus police officer

Glen R. Dilcher, 74, of Emmaus, died July 3, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Carol A. (Wallitsch) Dilcher. They were married for 52 years. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Homer and Dorothy (Hager) Dilcher.

He was a graduate of the Allentown Police Academy. He served as a police officer for the Borough of Emmaus from 1970 until retiring in 1998. After retirement, he was a CSO at the Reading and Allentown federal courthouses for 14 years.