East Penn Press

Sunday, August 19, 2018

Steven B. Satrom

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member, Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit

Steven B. Satrom, 70, of Center Valley, died May 19, 2018, in the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He was the husband of Lee M. (Toal) Satrom. They would have celebrated their 47th wedding anniversary in July 2018. Born in Minneapolis, Minn., he was a son of the late Donald R. and Mildred L. (McElwain) Satrom.

He graduated from Penn State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in mechanical engineering and received his master’s degree from the University of Dayton in engineering management.

Anna M. (Riley) Trein Rhoads

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Anna M. (Riley) Trein Rhoads, 102, of Macungie and formerly of Bethlehem, died peacefully May 24, 2018, while in the care of Lehigh Center, Macungie. She was the wife of the late George W. Trein and the late William A. Rhoads. Born in Easton, she was the daughter of the late Roy W. and Ruth S. (Conine) Riley.

She was a graduate of Easton High School, Class of 1933.

She worked as a material manager at Easton Hospital for 36 years, retiring in 1986.

She was a member of Emmanuel E.C. Church, Bethlehem.

Lena J. Bio Ringer

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Ann Catholic Church member

Lena J. Bio Ringer, 93, of Allentown, died May 22, 2018, in Lehigh Center. She was the wife of the late Michael D. Bio and Paul Ringer. Born in Palmerton, she was the daughter of the late Dominic and Mary (Bianco) Marciano.

She supported the Macungie VFW, Mercantile Club of Emmaus, Woodlawn Fire Company and the Knights of Columbus.

She was a longtime member of St. Ann Catholic Church, Emmaus.

Brian F. Hollshwandner

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Brian F. Hollshwandner, 49, of Emmaus, died May 20, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital, Fountain Hill. He was the husband of Marilyn Hollshwandner. They were married for 28 years this July. He was the son of James and Joan Hollshwandner, of Bethlehem.

He was a graduate of Liberty High School.

He worked at Tarkett Inc. and presently was employed for 18 years at St. Luke’s Hospital, Fountain Hill.

William K. Strohl

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

former guidance counselor, Parkland

William K. Stroh, 83, of Emmaus, died peacefully May 19, 2018, with family by his side. He was the husband of the late Marguerite Kompass Strohl. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Victor Strohl and Alice (Lapp) Strohl Thomas, and stepson of the late Robert Thomas.

He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Moravian College and a master’s degree in education with a specialization in counseling from Lehigh University.

Jean B. Welty

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Jean B. Welty, 88, of Emmaus, died May 17, 2018, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She was the wife of William J. Welty. They would have been married for 66 years this June. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Walter T. and Dorothy (Bittner) Bankhard.

She was a graduate of Allentown High School, Class of 1947.

She was a clerk for the Alfred Newhard Insurance Agency for many years before retiring from Rodale.

She was a member of Nativity Lutheran Church, Allentown and a member of the former St. Stephens Lutheran Church, Allentown.

Jeanette M. Fink

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

former pharmacy owner/operator

Jeanette M. Fink, 68, of Emmaus, died May 19, 2018, in Belle Haven, Quakertown. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Owen and Florance (Kern) McElroy.

She was a secretary for ReMax and previously owned and operated the Macungie and Fogelsville Pharmacy.

She was a member of Solomon’s U.C.C., Macungie.

She is survived by a brother, Pat Costa Jr., of Allentown; sisters, Lucille Walper, of Macungie, Mary Steinhofer, of Whitehall and Darlene Bender, of Whitehall; nieces and nephews.

Mary T. Heller

Thursday, May 24, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Mary T. Heller, 86, of Fountain Hill, formerly of Emmaus, died May 18, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Harold S. Heller, who died in 2002. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Anton and Martha Kapun.

She was a member of University Parish of Holy Ghost, Bethlehem.

She is survived by children, Paul, Loretta and her husband John Erdman, Ann and her husband Victor Beltran and John; brother, Charles Kapun; seven grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by brothers, Leonard, Joseph and Anthony Kapun.