East Penn Press

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Janet M. Forse

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Macungie

Janet M. Forse, 90, formerly of Macungie, died Jan. 30, 2019, at Luther Crest, Allentown, where she resided. She was the wife of the late H. Gassaway Brown and Edgar H. Leander. Born in Binghamton, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Walter C. and Helen M. (Brigham) Forse.

She had a Bachelor of Arts degree from Upsala College and a master’s degree in social work from Temple University. She worked as a therapist and social worker in Denver, Colo., Lehigh County and Warren County.

Jack C. Mack

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Emmaus Lions Club member

Jack C. Mack, 88, of Allentown, grandson of the founder of Mack Trucks, died Feb. 5, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of the late Ruth A. (Nicolodi) Mack. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Carroll E. Mack and Margaret (Blake) Forish.

He worked for Acme Markets for 38 years, retiring as a store manager.

He was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield.

Barry N. Rohrbach

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

U.S. postal worker

Barry N. Rohrbach, 80, of Macungie, died Feb. 4, 2019, in the Lehigh Center, Macungie. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Ray and Stella M. (Oberduster) Rohrbach.

He served in the U.S. Army.

He was a U.S. postal worker for over 20 years.

He enjoyed collecting baseball cards and coins.

He is survived by a brother, Roy C.; nieces, Megan and Amy; good friend, Scott and his wife Michelle Bailey and their children, Brandon, Shanna and Shane.

Arrangements were made by the Schmoyer Funeral Home, Breinigsville.

Mark A. Klein

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Mark Alan Klein, 84, of Zionsville, died Feb. 2, 2019, after a long battle with Parkinson’s disease. He was the husband of Patty (Finkle) Klein for 62 years. Born and raised in Allentown, he was the son of the late Rebecca and Gerson Klein.

He was a gregarious figure, well known for his friendly nature. He graduated from Allen High School, attended Lehigh University and served in the Army in Korea and Japan.

Randall R. Haney

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

former Mack Trucks employee

Randall R. “Randy” Haney, 72, died Feb. 1, 2019, in St. Luke’s, Allentown, surrounded by his family after a long battle with cancer. He was the husband of Linda M. (Zheltonoga) Haney. They were married for 48 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a graduate of Dieruff High School in 1964 and served in the Navy during the Vietnam era.

He retired from Mack Trucks, Inc., after 40 years of service and most recently worked at the Allentown Art Museum.

He was a member of UAW Local 677 and delivered Meals on Wheels.

Janice Kauffman LeMaster

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie

Janice Kauffman LeMaster, 72, of Lower Macungie Township, formerly of Hartsville, Bucks County, died Jan. 29, 2019, in St. Luke’s Hospital surrounded by family. She was the wife of the late Robert E. LeMaster. Born and raised in Southampton, she was the daughter of the late Louis J. and Eleanor F. Kauffman.

She graduated from William Tennent High School, Southampton.

Evelyn R. Marsteller

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Evelyn R. Marsteller, 85, of Macungie, formerly of Florida, died peacefully Jan. 30, 2019. She was the wife of Edwin H. Marsteller for over 63 years at the time of his death in 2017. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Aaron D. and Clara (Berky) Carl Sr.

She was a graduate of Allentown High School and was a self-employed dog groomer for many years.

She was a member of Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church.

Vincent M. Borrelli

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Emmaus High School graduate

Vincent M. Borrelli, 45, of Macungie, died Feb. 6, 2019, in the University of Pennsylvania Hospital, Philadelphia. Born in Allentown, he was a son of Barbara H. (Hardner) Borrelli Heins and stepson of Robert W. Heins, of Bethlehem Township and son of the late Karl H. Borrelli Sr.

He was a machine operator and repairman at the former Brown Printing Company, East Greenville, from 1994 until 2009.

He was a graduate of Emmaus High School.

Anna Bummer

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Salisbury Township

Anna Veronica Bummer, 98, of Salisbury Township, died peacefully Feb. 6, 2019, at home She was the wife of the late John S. Bummer. Born in Cora, W. Va., she was the daughter of the late Frank K. and Theresa (Molnar) Mayer.

She was a graduate of Allentown High School. She worked as a secretary at Rizzato and Sons until retiring.

She was a member of the former St. John Capistrano Hungarian Church where she was a member of the choir.

She enjoyed bowling and spending time with her family.

Sandra Lee Reith member, Emmaus Moravian

Thursday, February 14, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Sandra Lee Reith, 79, of Emmaus, died Feb. 7, 2019, at Moravian Village, Bethlehem. She was the wife of William A. Reith Sr. for the past 61 years. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Earl D. and Faye A. (Wagner) Bower.

She was an active member of Emmaus Moravian Church, where she was a former Sunday school teacher, part of Vacation Bible School, the card ministry and the Lovefeast Bun Bakers.

She was a loving and devoted wife and mother and was a selfless individual who cared for her family and friends.