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Marjorie J. Hoier

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Marjorie J. (Appleby) Hoier, 78, of Macungie, wife of the late Julius E. Hoier, died February 9, 2013.

She is survived by children, Eric, Christine; siblings, Phil, Elizabeth; grandchildren, Robert, Madison, Ben, Charlie.

A memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Friday at New Goshenhoppen UCC, East Greenville. Arrangements were made by the Mann-Slonaker Funeral Home, East Greenville.

Harry Norman Traugott

Wednesday, February 13, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Grace Lutheran

Harry Norman Traugott, 94, died at Fellowship Manor. He was the husband of Elizabeth Anna Grab Traugott. They were married for 63 years. Born in Rochester, N.Y., he was the son of the late John and Katie Mae Traugott.

He served in the U.S. Army 5th Air Force during World War II in the South Pacific. He was made a lieutenant by General Douglas MacArthur and then served in the reserves as a Lt. Colonel. He received the Victory Medal, Combat Medals, Unit Citation and Purple Heart.

He worked for Curtis Publishing Co. in Philadelphia and later at BMT Publishing Co. in New York.

Therese C. Stellmah

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Therese C. Stellmah, 93, of Emmaus, formerly of Baptistown, N.J. and Nazareth, died January 28, 2013. She was the last surviving child of John and Anna Stellmah's 13 children.

She graduated from Frenchtown High School, worked as a secretary for US Bronze in Flemington, N.J. and The Children's Home Society in Trenton, N.J., and was an active member of Our Lady of Victories RC Church, Baptistown, N.J. Upon retirement, she moved to Nazareth, and fully enjoyed her home and parish life at Holy Family RC Church.

Richard Givre

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Township

Richard Givre, 69, of Lower Macungie Township, died February 2, 2013, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Julia (Tobias) Givre. They were married for 44 years last June. Born in Bronx, N.Y., he was a son of the late Irving and Ida (Perry) Givre.

He was a retired self-employed businessman.

He is survived by his wife; brother, Jerry; nieces and nephews.

Contributions may be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Rockville, Md., 20852.

Arrangements were made by the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, Allentown.

Thomas G. Treskot

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Thomas G. Treskot, 60, of Salisbury Township, died February 3, 2013, at his residence surrounded by his loving wife and family. He was the husband of Jane L. (Nenscel) Treskot. They celebrated their 41st wedding anniversary in January. Born in Palmerton, he was the son of the late Charles and Dorothy Mahler Treskot.

He was a parts counter associate at Lehigh Valley Honda, Allentown, for 42 years.

Charles A. Huber

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Charles A. Huber, 82, of Emmaus, died January 31, 2013, in ManorCare Nursing Home, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of the late Jeane Mae (Wessner) Huber. Born in Ironton, he was a son of the late Allen S. and Mae I. (Wright) Huber.

He worked for Dubbs Co. for many years before retiring. After retiring, he was a PA State Constable for several years.

He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War.

He was a life member of the American Legion Post #191 and VFW Post #7088, both in Emmaus.

Mildred S. Sousa

Wednesday, February 6, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Mildred S. Sousa, 77, of Emmaus, died January 28, 2013, in her home. Born in Edwardsville, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Anna (Perhac) Koval.

She worked as an executive assistant for Bethlehem Steel and Merck for many years, retiring in 1997.

She was an active member of the Church of Assumption BVM, where she was a member of numerous parish ministries.

She was a devoted grandmother, avid gardener, skilled seamstress, and sang with the Sweet Adelines.