Christopher J. Luhman, 62, of Macungie, died May 30, 2018, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, surrounded by his loving family after a brief battle with liver cancer. He was the husband of Nancy (Seibert) Luhman. They were married for 35 years. Born in Allentown, he was a son of Betty (Dorney) Luhman, of Allentown and the late James Luhman.
He was a machine operator for the former Day-Timers and most recently for Morgan Ceramics.
Bernice A. Ritter, 82, formerly of Emmaus, died May 30, 2018, in Caroline Hospice, Denton, Md. She was the wife of the late Richard L. Ritter Sr. Born in Shamokin, she was the daughter of the late Charles W. and Anna B. (Urdzik) Deveraux.
She was a graduate of Moravian College.
She worked as a social worker for Head Start and at the Music Box Shop, Emmaus.
She was a very dedicated wife and mother and had a deep faith.
James B. Weiss, 83, of Allentown, died May 28, 2018. He was the husband of Joyce M. (Kleintop) Weiss. They celebrated over 60 years of marriage. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Watres and Bertha (Zellner) Weiss.
He worked as a foreman for Stephen Korich Construction of Allentown for over 20 years and then worked alongside his son at Jack Weiss General Contractor.
He was a member of Bethel Bible Fellowship Church, Emmaus and the Fearless Fire Company, Allentown.
Brandy M. Cichocki, 43, of Allentown, died May 29, 2018. Born in Birmingham, Ala., she was the daughter of the late David and Rita M. (Miller) Sellers.
She was an executive office manager for the Sands Casino, Bethlehem.
She is survived by daughters, Juliann M., Mackenzie G. and Michala S., and their father Michael S. Cichocki, all of Allentown; brother, Davis Sellers; maternal grandfather Edward Miller; uncle, Thomas Miller.
Contributions may be made to www.gofundme.com/Cichocki-girls-education-fundraiser.
C. Marvin Zeisloft Jr., 84, of Macungie, died June 1, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Shirley J. (Hale) Zeisloft with whom he celebrated 47 years of marriage prior to her death in 1999. Born in Hazleton, he was the son of the late Clyde Marvin Zeisloft Sr. and Elma (Kindred) Zeisloft.
He was a graduate of Hazleton High School, Class of 1951.
He served in the Navy Reserves.
Timothy Michael Mulligan, 64, formerly of Wescosville, died peacefully May 13, 2018. He was the husband of the late Cynthia (Hoffman) Mulligan who died in 2015, and Susan Terry Mulligan. He was the son of the late Raymond and Mary Mulligan.
He had retired to Wilmington, N.C. recently, and spent the majority of his life in the Lehigh Valley area running The Paper Outlet, a party goods retail store that had been family-started and run for years.
Glenn J. Kane, 75, of Wescosville, died peacefully May 19, 2018. He was the loving husband of Terri (Shook) Kane.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran.
He was the owner of Glenn J. Kane Electrical Service Inc., a co-founder of Lehigh Valley Electrical Assoc. and a board member of Lehigh County Vo-Tech School.
He touched lives with his caring manner and cherished opportunities to mentor others.
His most treasured role was that of loving husband, father and grandfather.
Gary W. Stecker, 74, of Macungie, died May 20, 2018, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the loving husband of Sandra H. (Henry) Stecker. They would have been married for 49 years on May 31. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Allen and Beatrice (Ulrich) Stecker.
He was a teacher in the Bethlehem School District until retiring.
He was a graduate of Shippensburg University.
He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
He is survived by his wife; son, Craig A., of Allentown. He was predeceased by a brother, Allen.
Doris E. Miller Stauffer, 74 of Macungie, died May 23, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospice House, Bethlehem. She was the wife of Donald P. Stauffer and the late Robert B. Miller, who died in 1989. They would have observed their 25th wedding anniversary in August. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Harvey and Althea (Seiple) Reidnauer.
She is survived by her husband; daughter, Donna and her husband Donnie Tretter; brother, Robert Reidnauer and his wife Fern; granddaughter, Nicole Keinert. She was predeceased by a brother, Richard Reidnauer.
Sharon L. Frankenfield, 66, of Emmaus, died peacefully May 27, 2018, while in the care of Lehigh Valley Hospice. Born in Bethlehem, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Edna (Wambold) Frankenfield.
She was a graduate of Nazareth High School and later attended Muhlenberg College where she earned her bachelor’s degree. She then earned a master’s degree in library science from Clarion University.