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Keith G. Geist

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

residential contractor

Keith G. Geist, 57, of Emmaus, died in his home November 27, 2012. Born in Allentown, he was the son of Arthur C.G. Geist and the late Doris F. (Reichard) Geist, who died on Nov. 26, 2012. He was the husband of the late Eleanor Marie (Madonna) Geist.

He was a residential contractor and previously worked as an auto mechanic.

Rudolph M. Schuster

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Limeport

Rudolph M. "Rudy" Schuster, 84, of Limeport, died November 20, 2012, in his home. He was the husband of Trudy (Griebel) Schuster. They celebrated their 59th wedding anniversary this past June. Born in Allentown, but raised in Rabafuzes, Hungary, he was a son of the late Michael and Julianna (Heber) Schuster.

He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, Limeport.

He worked for ConEd at Indian Point as a senior quality radiograph asssurance examiner, specializing in radiography.

Charles E. Miller

Wednesday, December 5, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

former L.V. Dairy employee

Charles E. Miller, 83, of Alburtis, died November 18, 2012, at the Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of the late Julia G. (Kroninger) Miller. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Earl and Rachel (Raudenbush) Miller.

He was a member of Zion Lehigh Evangelical Lutheran Church, Alburtis.

He worked for the Lehigh Valley Dairy for over 30 years before retiring.

He was a member of the Alburtis Rod and Gun Club. He enjoyed hunting at his place in Bradford County.

Virginia A. Bush

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Virginia A. Bush, 67, formerly of Emmaus, died November 26, 2012. She was the wife of the late Robert Bush Jr. and Carl G. Smith. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Arthur S. and Edith Rae (Hubbard) Beller.

She is survived by children, Harold, Timothy, Clarisa and Willard Smith; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; brothers, Dale and Arthur Beller Jr.; sister, Arlene Glass.

Services will be held 10 a.m. Friday at the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 225 Elm St., Emmaus. Calling hour 9 to 10 a.m. in the funeral home.

Jeanne S. Wetzel

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

Emmaus Sr. Citizens, V.P.

Jeanne S. Wetzel, 86, of Allentown, died November 25, 2012, in Manor Care, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Paul E. Wetzel. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Lillian Sechler.

She attended Trinity Lutheran Church, Allentown.

She was a member of the Emmaus Senior Citizens, serving as vice president for 20 years. She entertained the seniors, nursing homes, and assisted livings playing the keyboard and church organ.

Betty L. Rader

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Betty L. Rader, 90, of Allentown, died November 13, 2012, at LutherCrest. She was the wife of the late Wilbur A. Rader. She was a homemaker. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Fred J. and Eva Louisa (German) Newhard.

She was a member of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Pennsburg. She was involved with her church as a volunteer, soloist with the choir and Sunday school teacher. Previously, she was a bookkeeper with Branch Motors, Allentown after graduating from the Allentown Business School with an associate degree.

Norman M. Butz

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

owned service station

Norman M. Butz, 89, of Lower Macungie Township, died November 20, 2012, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Marion E. (Lohrman) Butz "Dolly." Born in Macungie, he was the son of the late C.M.J. and Eva (Bittenbender) Butz.

He proudly served his country in the Air Force during World War II.

He worked at Mack Trucks prior to acquiring his own business, Butz' Atlantic Service Station, which he owned and operated for 30 years until retiring. He also owned several rental properties.

After his retirement he and his wife traveled across the entire United States.

Christie Dawn Evans-Nuce

Wednesday, November 28, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Christie Dawn Evans-Nuce, 39, of Macungie, formerly of Huntington, W. Va., died November 13, 2012. She was the wife of Andrew Nuce. She was the daughter of Henry Evans of Huntington, W. Va., and the late Mary Adkins Evans.

She graduated from Marshall University and was actively involved in the Shoemaker Elementary PTO.

She is survived by her husband; son, Samuel; very close friend, Ruby Freeman; niece, Alyssa Rose Freeman; very special brother, Charles Evans; sister, Francis Call; two brothers, Mickey Call and Paul Call.