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Robert J. Kelly

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Hanover

Robert J. Kelly, 36, of Hanover and formerly of Pittsburgh died January 25, 2013, at the Hanover Hospital. He was the loving husband of Tiffany A. (Haseleu) Kelly. They were married for 11 years. Born in Bristol, he was the son of William J. and Linda A. (Hillegas) Kelly, of Zionsville.

He graduated from Duquesne University with a business degree. For the past three years, he devoted his time as a stay at home father to his son and daughter he adored.

John O. Berry

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lehigh Center

John O. Berry, 83, formerly of Olney, Ill., died January 27, 2013, in Lehigh Center. He was the husband of Jane Ellen (Jenkins) Berry.

He is survived by his wife; two sons; three daughters; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Services are private. The Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus is handling arrangements.

Ronald R. Braun

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Bethlehem Steel employee

Ronald R. Braun, 75, of Macungie, died January 22, 2013, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Bernadine (Heil) Braun. They would have been married for 55 years this February. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Roman R. Braun Sr. and Dorothy A. (Coleman) Braun.

He was employed in the Central Tool Department of Bethlehem Steel for 37 years, retiring in 1992. He was also an Erie Insurance agent for many years.

He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Wescosville.

Eleanor M. Romig

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Eleanor M. Romig, 90, of Macungie, died January 21, 2013, in the Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late Elwood E. Romig. Born in Huff's Church, she was the daughter of the late Samuel W. and Jennie M. (Pauley) Fox.

She worked for Rodale Manufacturing in Emmaus for 24 years, retiring in 1975.

She was a member of Huff's Union Church and served with the Ladies Aide.

She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Seisholtzville Fire Company.

J. Wesley Eltonhead

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

J. Wesley Eltonhead, 96, of Zionsville died January 21, 2013, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Lucille J. (Reinsmith) Eltonhead who died Aug. 24, 2001. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Joseph Wesley and Mildred I. (McLean) Eltonhead.

Prior to retiring, he was head of the drafting department at Mack Trucks, Allentown.

He was a member of Old Zionsville United Church of Christ.

Joseph Nicholas Marks

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Joseph Nicholas Marks, 77, of Emmaus, died January 18, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Betty B. (Bayer) Marks. They were married for 53 years. Born in Pottsville, he was the son of the late Camillo and Ethel (Karmann) Marks.

He worked in construction for many years, retiring in 1997.

He was a member of the Macungie Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses.

Richard Kindig

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Township

Richard Kindig, 58, of Lower Macungie Township, died January 19, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospial, Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. He was the husband of the late Jane L. (Gibson) Kindig, who died March 2, 1998.

He served our country faithfully in the U.S. Navy.

He was a senior buyer and planner for SHI Cryogenics, Allentown until his illness.

He is survived by his children, Jolene, Caitlin and Ian.

A calling hour will be held 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23 at the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 326 Main St., Hellertown, followed by the service at 11 a.m.

Jeremiah Roeder

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Jeremiah Roeder, 71, of Zionsville, died unexpectedly at home on January 6, 2013. He was the beloved spouse of Pamela (Yoachim) Roeder. Born in Hosensack, he was the son of the late David and Anna (Holben) Roeder.

He drove a truck for West Motor Freight, Boyertown, Jones Motor of Spring City and the former Graystone Express in Reading.

He was a former member of the Reading Motorcycle Club in Oley.

John H. Dittbrenner Jr.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

John Hartman "Jack" Dittbrenner Jr., 82, of Salisbury Township, died January 10, 2013, in Woodland Terrace at the Oaks, after a 22-year courageous battle with Parkinson's disease. He was the husband of Annabelle Helen (Pforr) Dittbrenner. They would have celebrated their 61st wedding anniversary January 19. Born in Fullerton, Lehigh County, he was a son of the late John Hartman and Emilie (Seider) Dittbrenner Sr.

He was a member of the Lutheran Church of the Redeemer.