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William V. Krivensky 
June 22, 1998
William V. Krivensky, 71, formerly of 17th and Allen streets, Allentown, died Friday, June 19, in Liberty Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Allentown.
He was a former laborer for the Allentown Rescue Mission.
Born in Pennsylvania, he was a son of the late John and Mary (Harakal) Krivensky.
He was Catholic.
He was an Army veteran of World War II.
There are no immediate survivors.
Graveside services: 1 p.m Tuesday, Laurel Cemetery, Allentown. No calling hours. Arrangements, Weber Funeral Home, 502 Ridge Ave., Allentown.

Todd D. Hahn 
June 22, 1998
Todd D. Hahn, 32, of 1223 Eighth St., North Catasauqua, died Saturday, June 20, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Christine (Montgomery) Hahn. They were married for seven years last September.
He was an electrician for Orlando Diefenderfer, Allentown, for several years.
He completed a four-year electrical apprenticeship program with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Union Local 375, Whitehall Township.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of Donald U. and Janet (Simcoe) Hahn of Catasauqua.
He was a member of St. Lawrence the Martyr Catholic Church, North Catasauqua.
Survivors: Wife and parents; son, Cory, and a daughter, Megan, both at home, and a brother Scott of Telford.
Mass: 7 p.m. Tuesday in the church. No calling hours. Arrangements, John H. Brubaker Funeral Home, Catasauqua.
Contributions: St. Paul's Child Care Center, Catasauqua.

Ruth M. Pysher 
June 22, 1998
Ruth M. Pysher, 82, of Lower Mount Bethel Township died Saturday, June 20, in St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. She was the wife of Roy K. Pysher, who died in April.
Born in Lower Mount Bethel Township, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Helen (Dingee) Lomasson.
She was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ, Stone Church, and its Women's Guild.
She also was a member of the Stone Church Senior Citizens group.
Survivors: Son, Dale L. of Columbia, N.J.; daughters, Ardys M. Singer of Lower Mount Bethel Township and Gay A. Folmer of Pen Argyl, seven grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren, six stepgrandchildren and 11 step-greatgrandchildren.
Services: 2 p.m. Wednesday in the church. Call 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Reed/Gaffney Funeral Home, 4 Lillian Lane, Johnsonville. 
Contributions: To the church.

Rosa Maria Duschak 
June 22, 1998
Rosa Maria Duschak, 72, of 2349 S. Filbert St., Allentown, died Sunday, June 21, in the hospice unit of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of William S. Duschak. They were married for 51 years int December.
She was a waitress at the former Well House Restaurant, Salisbury Township, for many years before retiring in 1976.
Born in Belgium, she was a daughter of the late Josef and Francisca (DeJong) Gibens.
She was a life member of Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2124 Auxiliary, Allentown. 
Survivors: Husband; son, William S. Jr., husband of Barbara (Jacobs) Duschak, with whom she resided; daughter, Frances R., wife of Michael Murphy of Plumsteadville, and three grandchildren.
Services: Private. Arrangements, David J. Boyko Funeral Home, Macungie.

Reimer services 
June 22, 1998
Memorial services for Dr. Richard L. Reimer, 61, of Hanover Township, who died Thursday at home, will be at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Wolf Athletic Field, Laubach Avenue, Northampton.
Contributions: Richard ''Whitey'' Reimer Scholarship Fund, c/o Northampton High School.

Mary Ann 'Marie' Hudock 
June 22, 1998
Mary Ann ''Marie'' Hudock, 61, of 4467 Lehigh Drive, Walnutport, died Sunday, June 21, in Palmerton Hospital. She was the wife of George R. Hudock. They would have been married for 25 years today. 
Born in Glasgow, Scotland, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary (Moy) Campbell.
She was a member of St. Nicholas Catholic Church, Berlinsville.
Survivors: Husband; sons, Colin Rutter of Freeport, Ill., Joel P. Rutter of Lehighton and Raymond M. Hudock of Lehigh Township; daughters, Tina, wife of Gary A. Michalski of Freeport, and Kim E. Hudock of Lehigh Township; sister, Sarah, wife of Joseph Basting of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and eight grandchildren. 
Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday, Assumption B.V.M. Catholic Church, Slatington. Call 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Harding-Fox Funeral Home, 25-27 N. 2nd St., Slatington.
Contributions: Palmerton Hospital and/or Animals in Distress, Allentown.

Martina F. Kramer 
June 22, 1998
Martina F. Kramer, 78, of Telford, formerly of Silverdale, died Saturday, June 20, in the Lutheran Community at Telford. She was the wife of H. Lloyd Kramer. They were married for 57 years last month.
Born in Bedminster Township, Bucks County, she was a daughter of the late Heinrich and Clara (Bade) Schmidt.
She was a former member and Sunday school teacher of St. Peter's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Line Lexington, Bucks County.
She was a former treasurer and member for more than 50 years of the Silverdale Fire Company Auxiliary.
Survivors: Husband; daughters, Marlene, wife of Walter Fidler III of Stewartsville, N.J., and Doris Bossert of Camp Hill, Cumberland County; sister, Theresa Kautz of Pennsburg; brother Karl of Horse Shoe, N.C., four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday in the church. Call 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, Kantner Funeral Home, 623 W. Market St., Perkasie, and 10-10:50 a.m. Wednesday in church.
Contributions: Church memorial fund or American Diabetes Association, 100 N. 17th St., Philadelphia.

Loulyn Carstater, 57, freelance artist 
June 22, 1998
Loulyn S. Carstater, 57, of 1608 Newport Ave., Northampton, died Saturday, June 20, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. 
A freelance artist and poet, he was a former middle school art teacher in Parish County, New Orleans, La., for 12 years. He also was a street artist in New York's Soho District and participated in group exhibits at the Jersey City Museum and Neo Persona, New York. In 1980, he was part of the Fashion Moda Group, New York. 
A graduate of the Philadelphia College of Art, he received his master's degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Fine Arts. He was a certified art teacher.
Born in Pennsylvania, he was a member of the Artist Alliance of New York City and was active in area art exhibitions.
He was a Universalist.
Survivors: Fiance, Delores Ebbert of Northampton, and a son Randy of New Orleans.
Services: Private. Arrangements, Schisler Funeral Home, Northampton.
Contributions: To the funeral home for funeral expenses.

Irene A. Gable 
June 22, 1998
Irene A. Gable, 69, of Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem, died Saturday, June 20, in the manor.
Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of Bertha M. (Schrieber) Gable of Bethlehem and the late James E. Gable.
Survivors: Mother; brother, James J. of Bethlehem, and sisters, Barbara E. of Allentown and Margaret of Bethlehem.
Services: Private. Arrangements, Downing Funeral Home, Bethlehem.

Green services 
June 22, 1998
Graveside services for Marvin M. Green Sr., 76, of 420 Sand Quarry Road, Lower Towamensing Township, who died Saturday at home, will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Lower Towamensing Cemetery. Call 9:30-10'30 a.m. Wednesday, Campton Funeral Home, 525 Delaware Ave., Palmerton.

Gary T. Fahl Sr., 58, Easton roofer 30 years 
June 22, 1998
Gary T. Fahl Sr., 58, of Washington Street, Easton, died Saturday, June 20, in Warren Hospital. H e was the husband of Sharon L. (Davis) Fahl. They would have been married for 37 years on Wednesday.
He owned and operated Gary Fahl & Son Roofing, Easton, for the past 30 years.
Born in Easton, he was a son of the late Kenneth and Mary (Cromonic) Fahl.
He was a member of Harkers Hollow Golf Club, Harmony Township, N.J.; Varsity E Club, Easton, and the Wilson Borough Republican Club.
He was a former varsity football player at Easton High School. 
Survivors: Wife; son, Gary T. Jr. of Easton; brothers, Kenneth in California and Harry of Easton, and two granddaughters.
Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday, Curran-Finnegan Funeral Home, 1837 Washington Blvd., Wilson. Call 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Tuesday.
Contributions: Varsity E Club.

Donald Frable 
June 22, 1998
Donald Frable, 63, of Easton, died Sunday, June 21, at home. He was the husband of Margaret (Pokrivchak) Frable. 
He worked in the warehouse department of James River Corp., Wilson, for 38 years before retiring last year.
Born in Easton, he was a son of the late Harry and Carrie (Paff) Frable.
He was a member of Holy Ghost Ukrainian Catholic Church, West Easton.
He was an Army veteran.
Survivors: Wife; stepson, Greg Cron of Allentown; stepdaughter, Debra Schaeffer of Brodheadsville; brother, Harry Jr. of Easton, and six grandchildren.
Services: 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, Alfonso D. Morello Funeral Home, 12th and Lehigh streets, Easton; Divine Liturgy at 11 a.m. in the church. Call 9:30-10:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Contributions: To the church.

Claude Farrel Jr., 73, ex-trucking firm owner 
June 22, 1998
Claude J. Farrel Jr., 73, of Allentown, formerly of Center Valley, died Saturday, June 20, in the hospice unit of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Nannette L. (Selig) Farrel. They were married for 48 years last August.
He owned and operated the former Farrel Trucking Co., Center Valley, 1980-83 and 1960-70. Previously, he worked for Quick Service Taxi Co., Allentown, 1976-80, and 1946-60. He also owned and operated a Sunoco service station at 7th and Linden streets, Allentown, 1970-76.
Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Claude J. Sr. and Helen (Guth) Farrel.
He was a member of Hope United Church of Christ, Allentown.
He was an alternative president of the Trexlertown Senior Citizens group.
He was an Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors: Wife; sons, Timothy J. of Clearwater, Fla., and Peter J., at home; brother, Lamar T. of Bethlehem, and a sister, Gloria H. Vernarr of Allentown.
Services: 11 a.m. Wednesday in the church. Call 10-11 a.m. Wednesday in church. Arrangements, Trexler Funeral Home, Allentown.
Contributions: American Cancer Society.

Barbara R. Evans Hinkel 
June 22, 1998
Barbara R. Evans Hinkel, 79, formerly of Allentown, died Sunday, June 21, in Valley Manor Nursing Center, Coopersburg. She was the wife of the late Albert M. Hinkel and William H. Evans.
She was a clerk for PennDOT, Allentown, for five years until 1968. Previously, she was assistant manager of the fine china department of the former Hess's, Allentown, for many years.
Born in Minadocadam, Idaho, she was a daughter of the late Wilfred L. and Imogene (Bartels) Page. 
She was a former secretary of the Emmaus Newcomers Club and the Parent-Teacher Association of the Evergreen School, Scotch Plains, N.J.
She was a volunteer in the gift shop of Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital, Allentown.
She was a sergeant in the Women's Marine Corps during World War II.
Survivors: Daughter, Carol A., wife of Robert Lee Thomas Jr. of Palmerton; son, Leonard B. Evans of Allentown; brother, Wilfred L. Jr. of St. Marys, Mo.; sister, Imogene, wife of Elwood Williams of Golden, Colo., and two grandchildren. 
Services: 1 p.m. Wednesday, Robert C. Weir Funeral Home, 1802 Turner St., Allentown. Call noon to 1 p.m. Wednesday.
Contributions: Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital. WS,1l

Anna C. Hrehus 
June 22, 1998
Anna C. Hrehus, 83, of Jenny's Personal Care Home, Slatington, formerly of 4911 Glenview St., Schnecksville, died Saturday, June 20, in Palmerton Hospital. She was the wife of Rudolph J. Hrehus. They were married for 47 years last October.
She was an assembly line inspector for Mack Trucks Inc., Allentown, for 15 years until retiring.
Born in Lancaster, she was a daughter of the late Frederick and Christine (Roehm) Maurer.
She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield.
Known as the ''Pink Panther,'' she was one of the first Boomba players at the Leather Corner Post Hotel and a recipient of many prizes and awards.
Survivors: Husband; brother, Fred F. of Slatington, and a sister, Agnes Dudler of Allentown, nieces and nephews.
Mass: 10 a.m. Wednesday in the church. Call 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesday, Heintzelman Funeral Home, 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville.

William P. 'Bill' Griffiths 
June 23, 1998
William P. ''Bill'' Griffiths, 71, of 425 Kuntz St., Slatington, died Sunday, June 21, in St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill. He was the husband of the late Yetive (Daney) Griffiths.
Born in Emerald, he was a son of the late Plato and Hattie (Pritchard) Griffiths.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II.
He was a Presbyterian.
Survivors: Brother, Owen P. of Cleveland Heights, Ohio, and a sister, Ellen, wife of Al Eaton of Clarksville, Md. He was predeceased by a son Michael.
Memorial service: 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, Harding-Fox Funeral Home, 25-27 N. 2nd St., Slatington. No calling hours.

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