East Penn Press

Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Rev. Roger C. Fenstermaker

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Allentown

Rev. Roger C. Fenstermaker, 81, of Allentown, died March 27, 2013, at home. He was the husband of Joan C. (Scanlin) Fenstermaker. They celebrated their 56th wedding anniversary last June. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Russell and Caroline D. (Caine) Fenstermaker.

He received his Master of Divinity degree from Evangelical Theological Seminary, Myerstown in 1961. He served churches in Catasauqua, Columbia, Jim Thorpe, Palmyra, Harrisburg, Allentown and Bethlehem before retiring.

He was a member of St. Matthew's Evangelical Church, Emmaus.

Lucille Soffera

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Lucille Soffera, 57, of Macungie, died March 23, 2013. Born in Easton, she was a daughter of Grace A. (Rundle) Soffera and the late Samuel Soffera Sr.

She is survived by her mother; companion, Earl Bugbee; brothers, Angelo and Samuel Jr.; sister, Laurie Ann Doyle. She was predeceased by a son, Lucas.

Services are private. Arrangements were made by the Sell-Herron Funeral Home, Allentown.

Edward W. Smith Jr.

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Tyler Pipe employee

Edward W. Smith Jr., 78, of Emmaus, died March 30, 2013, in ManorCare Health Services, Allentown. He was the husband of Mary Ann (Burnham) Smith. The couple celebrated 53 years of marriage last August 22. Born in Lakeview, Long Island, N.Y., he was the son of the late Edward W. Sr. and Grace J. (Amodeo) Smith.

He was an active member of St. Ann's Catholic Church, Emmaus, where he served as an usher and was a charter member of the St. Ann's Council, Knights of Columbus, Emmaus.

Charlotte J. Antler

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Charlotte J. Antler, 70, of Zionsville, died March 29, 2013, at Lehigh Center, Macungie. She was the wife of Charles A. Antler. Born in Vera Cruz, she was the daughter of the late Earl Sr. and Anna (Kline) Arndt.

She was last employed by Benson Greenhouses for 44 years until retiring. She was previously employed at Rodale Manufacturing.

She loved working with flowers and associating with customers and friends.

She was a member of Chestnut Hill Church, Coopersburg.

R. David Stewart

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

R. David Stewart, 70, of Emmaus, died suddenly March 26, 2013. He was the husband of Wilma A. Stewart, with whom he would have celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in August. Born in Morgantown, W. Va., he was the son of the late Robert and Helen (McQuay) Stewart.

He graduated from the University of Pittsburgh and worked for PP&L, VAST, and Mt. Trexler Home before retiring.

He was a member of The Lutheran Church of the Holy Spirit.

He enjoyed doing sudoku and spending time with his grandchildren and their dog Buddy.

Samuel J. Zaro

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Macungie

Samuel J. Zaro, 93, of Alliance, Neb., formerly of Macungie, died March 27, 2013. He was the husband of the late Amelia (Marino) Zaro.

A memorial Mass will be held 11 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at St. Philip Neri Catholic Church, Pennsburg. Friends may call 10 to 11 a.m. at the church. Arrangements were made by the Falk Funeral Homes & Crematory, Pennsburg.

H. Burnis Fellman

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

H. Burnis "Bernie" Fellman, 92, of Wernersville, formerly of Emmaus, and N. Ft. Myers, Fla., died March 24, 2013, in the Phoebe Berks Healthcare Center, after a long battle with several illnesses. He was the husband of Reba M. (Henrie) Fellman, to whom he was married for 68 years. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Harvey B. and Jennie P. (Slifer) Fellman.

Mary O. Meyer

Wednesday, April 3, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

member, St. Ann's Church

Mary O. "Merm" Meyer, 57, of Coopersburg, died March 23, 2013. She was the wife of Dennis P. Meyer. They were married for 33 years Oct. 20. Born in Fountain Hill, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Ursula (Miller) Oswald.

She was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church, Emmaus. She was a former Eucharistic Minister and was a former member of St. Vincent de Paul Society.

She was employed by Cherrydale Farms in Quakertown.

She enjoyed camping, gardening and swimming, but most of all she enjoyed spending time with her grandson Logan.

Betty M. Marsteller

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Trexlertown

Betty M. Marsteller, 84, of Trexlertown, died March 20, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of the late Paul H. Marsteller. Born in Breinigsville, she was the daughter of the late John B. and Edna L. George.

She along with her husband owned and operated Marsteller Grain and Farms Inc. for over 60 years, where she worked as the bookkeeper.

She was a member of Zion's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Old Zionsville.

Linda M. Anewalt

Wednesday, March 27, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Linda M. Anewalt, 65, of Salisbury Township, died March 21, 2013, with her loving husband and children by her side. She was the wife of Richard Anewalt. Born in Quakertown, she was the daughter of Mary J. (Matzo) Mumbauer and the late Linwood Mumbauer. She was a homemaker for most of her life. Later in years, she worked at Cherrydale Chocolate factory, then B. Braun Medical from where she retired in 2009.

She loved being around her family and enjoyed the outdoors.