Bernard C. Schwindenhammer, 79, of Allentown, died peacefully Sept. 18, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospice after a brief illness. He was the husband of Bonita (Schadt) “Schwindy” Schwindenhammer. They observed their 50th wedding anniversary in January. Born in Catasauqua, he was a son of the late Francis and Hermina (Nicklas) Schwindenhammer.
He was a member of Immaculate Conception Church, Allentown and grew up attending St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Catasauqua.
After 35 years, he retired from General Electric and then worked for Lehigh County Chore Service.
David L. Bauder, 71, of Allentown, died Sept. 8, 2017, at home. He was the husband of Barbara P. (Vogel) Bauder for 46 years this past July. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Milton and Dorothy G. (Smith) Bauder.
He was an enrolled agent/accountant in the Lehigh Valley for over 50 years, retiring this year.
He loved to play tennis, walk his dog Maggie, and enjoyed trips to Sanibel Island and Key West.
He honorably served his country in the United States Navy during Vietnam.
Marianne D. Hayes, 82, of Emmaus, died peacefully Sept. 18, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital surrounded by her family. She was the wife of the late John S. “Jack” Hayes, who died Jan. 31, 2017. Born in Williamsport, she was the daughter of the late Dr. Isidore and Anna (Gaglione) DiSalvo. She grew up in Williamsport and attended Chestnut Hill College.
Doris M. Fenstermaker, 84, of Salisbury Township, died Sept. 25, 2017. She was the wife of the late Frederick R. Fenstermaker. Born in Breinigsville, she was the daughter of the late Harry F. and Irene M. (Newhard) Getz.
She was a member of St. Paul’s UCC of Trexlertown.
She was a floor lady at Leonard’s Mfg. for over 40 years.
She enjoyed spending time planting flowers.
Wendy S. Undercuffler, 48, of Salisbury Township, died Sept. 15, 2017, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She and her companion, Bruce M. Weaver, shared four wonderful years together. She was the former wife of Jack H. Undercuffler, with whom she raised three beautiful children. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of Trudy (Oberdoester) Chartrand and stepdaughter of C. Richard Chartrand, of Salisbury Township.
She was a 1987 graduate of Dieruff High School, Allentown and attended Kutztown University.
Richard D. Roth, 91, of Allentown, formerly of Center Valley and Hellertown, died Sept. 5, 2017, at Phoebe-Allentown. He was the husband of the late Catherine M. (Sourwine), who died in 2004. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edwin C. and Violet B. (Diehl).
He was a veteran who served in World War II as a member of the U.S. Naval Submarine Service.
He was a salesman for P.W. Sales, Center Valley.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 469, Coopersburg.
He was a member of the Coopersburg and Upper Saucon Fire Companies.
Ernest M. Spinelli, of Macungie, died peacefully Aug. 30, 2017. He was the husband of Lois Spinelli. Born in Elizabeth Township, he was the son of the late Etecleo and Rafaella Gallo Spinelli, and grew up in McKeesport.
He served in the U.S. Army for many years, including serving in Vietnam as a helicopter pilot, then retiring as a CW3 in 1995.
Jan Porzuczek, 97, of Wescosville, formerly of Binghamton, N.Y., died Sept. 10, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Zofia (Czerwinska) Porzuczek. The couple celebrated 68 years of marriage on April 19, 2017. Born in Przedborz, Lwow, Poland, he was the son of the late Stanislaw and Karolina (Olszowa) Porzuczek.
He was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown.
Jacqueline Fox, 77, of Macungie, died Sept. 10, 2017, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of Craig Fox. They would have been married for 44 years on Sept. 15. Born in Tarrytown, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Carmen (Dube) Nicol.
She was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown.
She was a sales associate at Walmart for 21 years, starting at the Whitehall location, then Trexlertown.
She loved sewing and her animals.
Constance L. Palmer, 61, of Kutztown, died Sept. 11, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of Phillip P. Palmer for 13 years last December. Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Ralph and Grace (Jacoby) Arndt.
She was a rural postal carrier for the U.S. Post Office, Fogelsville for 20 years. She was also a bus driver for the Northwestern Lehigh School District.
She was on the board of directors for the former Northwestern Ambulance Corps and was of the Lutheran faith.