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Daniel L. Dulin

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

Emmaus H.S. graduate

Daniel L. Dulin, 31, of Zionsville, died Sept. 19, 2012. He was the son of Catherine (Heatley) Sechler and Michael Sechler of Allentown and the late Dolphus (Bud) Dulin.

He was a 1999 graduate of Emmaus High School and a 2007 graduate of the Welder Training and Testing Institute, Allentown.

He worked as a welder for Lehigh University and Samuel Adams and also worked in construction.

He was a BMX bike rider, artist, singer "Set the Form" band, participated in EYA wrestling and football and Emmaus Jr. High football.

Nathan A. Burkit

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Nathan A. Burkit, 52, of Zions-ville, died September 22, 2012, in St. Luke's University Hospital, Fountain Hill. Born in Jacksonville, Fla., he was the son of William and Katie (Aides) Burkit of Fountain Hill.

He graduated from Liberty High School, Class of 1977, as well as achieving undergraduate credits throughout his career in secondary education. After graduation, he became an entrepreneur with his own construction company for 20 plus years. Later, he became a teacher for Middle Bucks Institute of Technology, where he taught three levels of carpentry.

Pauline Herring

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Emmaus Moravian

Pauline (Lentz) Herring, 85, of Allentown, died September 24, 2012, in Manor Care, Allentown. She was the wife of Sherwood C. Herring. They celebrated their 64th wedding anniversary in March 2012. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Frederick P. and Helen (Kline) Lentz.

She was a 1945 graduate of Allentown High School.

She worked for Bell Telephone, as a cashier for the former Almart and Leh's Department Store.

She was vice president of Sherwood Herring Signs, Emmaus, retiring in 1998.

Linda J. Rohrbach

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Wescosville

Linda J. Rohrbach, 63, of Wescosville, died suddenly on September 20, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. She was the wife of Edward C. Rohrbach Sr., They celebrated their 43rd wedding anniversary Sept. 24. Born in Fountain Hill, she was a daughter of the late Maynard C. and Lillian A. (Fetherman) Nickum.

She was a 1967 graduate of Lower Saucon High School, later receiving a diploma from Allentown Business School.

She retired from HCSC in 2003.

She was a Girl Scout and also a life member of the Fearless Fire Co., Allentown.

Terry E. Kline

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Allentown

Terry E. Kline, 75, of Weeki Wachee, Fla., formerly of Allentown and East Greenville, died Sept. 12, 2012, at home under the loving care of his wife, Carolyn (Frey) Kline. He was the son of the late Edna P. Kline Sicher Flexer.

He graduated from Emmaus High School, class of 1955, where he honed his baseball and basketball skills.

He honorably served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

Donna Jean Kolbush Jackson

Wednesday, September 26, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Donna Jean (Kolbush) Jackson, 45, of Zionsville, died Sept. 28, 2012, after a long illness in her home surrounded by her loving family and friends. She was the wife of Bruce Jackson. Born in McAdoo, she was the daughter of the late Carl Kolbush Jr. and Kathy Kolbush.

She graduated from St. Francis de Sales University in 1988 with a bachelor's degree in nursing and was regarded by her colleagues and friends as a highly compassionate and competent professional.

Shirley A. Ertler

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Shirley A. Ertler, 78, of Emmaus, died September 7, 2012, at home. She was the wife of the late George Ertler, Thomas Murphy and Reuel Bray. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Robert E. and Perma I. (Krause) Llewellyn.

She is survived by a son, Ronald Bray and his wife Carol of Bethlehem; daughter, Diane and her husband David Schwartz of Macungie; brother, Dean of Alexandria, Va., three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Contributions may be made to the Macungie Baptist Church, 126 S. Church St., Macungie, 18062.

Margaret D. Gaul

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Margaret D. Gaul, 87, of Macun-gie, formerly of Hellertown, died September 15, 2012. She was the wife of the late William F. Gaul Sr., who died in 2004. Born in Lower Saucon Township, she was a daughter of the late Stephen and Anna (Secho) Kozul.

She was a seamstress for various factories in the Lehigh Valley and a member of the Garment Workers Union.

She attended St.Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown, and was a member of the Altar & Rosary Society at the former St. John Capistrano Catholic Church, Bethlehem.