Allentown Obituaries

Allentown Obituaries

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  • Monday Oct 15 | via The Times-Tribune 

    California woman dead in bus crash on I-380 south in...

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  • Saturday Oct 13 | via The Times-Tribune 

    Taylor man, badly burned in house explosion, dies

    TRIBUNE FILE A Taylor man who suffered severe burns when his house exploded Aug. 30 has died, according to the Lehigh County coroner's office. The presumed gas explosion destroyed his home at 308 Union St. A 58-year-old Taylor man who suffered severe burns when his home exploded in August died Friday at a hospital near Allentown, the Lehigh County coroner's office said Saturday.

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  • Thursday Oct 11 | via NJ.com 

    Do you know family of woman who died Thursday?

    The Lehigh County Coroner's Office is looking for the family of a 58-year-old Allentown resident who died Thursday. A autopsy is scheduled for Thursday morning to determine the case and manner of Nancy L. Myers' death, Coroner Scott Grim said.

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  • Monday Oct 8 | via NJ.com 

    Allentown car explosion: Services set for 2 victims ...

    Jonathan J. "JJ" Schmoyer is remembered as "a loving, intelligent and inquisitive child who loved to explore, laugh, take walks, roller skate and play patty-cake. "JJ also loved to eat Subway meatball sandwiches and he adored 'Thomas the Tank,'" along with his 'Spider-Man' and 'Sponge Bob' T-shirts.

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  • Thursday Oct 4 | via WAOW 

    Authorities: Man sent letters before car blast that ...

    Investigators are expected to reveal the cause of a car explosion in Allentown, Pennsylvania, that killed three people, including a father and his toddler son. Officials with the federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives are holding a news conference Thursday with prosecutors and Allentown police.

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  • Monday Oct 1 | via The Times Bulletin 

    Joseph F. Stratz

    Joseph F. Stratz, 66, of Convoy, died at 11:50 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at the Majestic Care of New Haven in New Haven, Indiana.

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  • Sunday Sep 30 | via WAOW 

    Tips sought from public after car explosion that lef...

    Autopsies are planned Monday on the bodies of three people found dead after a car explosion on a downtown street in Allentown, Pennsylvania, in what authorities called a "criminal incident" being probed by federal, state and local authorities. Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim says three males were found dead after the 9:30 p.m. Saturday blast.

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  • Saturday Sep 29 | via Lewistown Sentinel 

    Minnie Rae Shipe

    Born April 12, 1940, she was a daughter of the late John C. Calhoun, Sr., and Helen R. Calhoun. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Shipe, who passed in 2011.

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  • Friday Sep 28 | via NJ.com 

    Do you know the family of man who died Thursday?

    The Lehigh County Coroner's Office is looking for the family of an 85-year-old man who died of natural causes. Theodore Glass, of Allentown , was pronounced dead at 5:40 p.m. Thursday in his home, the coroner's office said.

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  • Sep 19, 2018 | via Connecticut Post 

    Angry judge throws out sweeping WWE lawsuit

    In this Nov. 2, 2015, file photo, former professional wrestler Jimmy "Superfly" Snuka leaves Lehigh County Courthouse in Allentown, Pa. More than 50 former professional wrestlers sued World Wrestling Entertainment Inc., saying the company is responsible for repeated head trauma including concussions they suffered in the ring that led to long-term neurological damage.

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  • Sep 12, 2018 | via NJ.com 

    Man accused of shooting 3, killing teen girl, now fa...

    The mother of Antwan Washington's children sat across from him in court Wednesday and clearly said he was the man who shot her and two other people, killing a 16-year-old girl. Washington, 36, is accused of shooting three people that day in the kitchen of the Allentown home he shared with Garland -- 31-year-old Garland, 19-year-old Adrian Welch and Welch's girlfriend, 16-year-old Carolina Monsanto.

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  • Sep 12, 2018 | via The Marion Star 

    Hunter, John Warren

    John Warren Hunter MARION - John Warren Hunter, age 94 of Marion, died Sunday, August 19, 2018 at Primrose of Marion. John, the son of the late Fred and Helen Hunter, was born in Collinswood, NJ, on May 5, 1924.

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  • Sep 12, 2018 | via The Lakeland Ledger 

    Hein, Edwin M.

    EDWIN M. HEIN, 86 HAINES CITY - Edwin M. Hein, 86, of Haines City, a devoted husband, father and Pop-Pop passed away on Sunday, September 9, 2018. Born in Allentown, PA on November 25, 1931, Ed graduated from South Whitehall High School in 1949 and then went on to enlist in the US Air Force.

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  • Sep 10, 2018 | via NJ.com 

    Do you know families of 2 people who died recently?

    The Lehigh County Coroner's Office is looking for information on families of two people who died in recent days. If you have information on either person, you are asked to call the coroner's office at 610-782-3426.

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  • Sep 9, 2018 | via Moore County News-Press 

    Sir Elton John pays tribute to Mac Miller

    Sir Elton John dedicated a song to the late Mac Miller at his concert in Allentown, Pennsylvania on Saturday . The 'Donald Trump' rapper passed away from an apparent overdose at the age of 26 on Friday , and the 71-year-old music legend performed his hit single 'Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me' in Mac's memory during the first show of his 'Farewell Yellow Brick Road' tour this weekend.

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  • Sep 9, 2018 | via Stereogum 

    Elton John Pays Tribute To Mac Miller At Farewell To...

    Elton John began his Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour with a goodbye to a much younger artist. Performing in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Sir Elton dedicated "Don't Let The Sun Go Down On Me" to Mac Miller, the Pittsburgh rapper who died Friday at age 26 .

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  • Sep 9, 2018 | via WSB-TV 

    Elton John kicks off final tour, dedicates song to l...

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  • Aug 31, 2018 | via Camden Chronicle Independent 

    Elaine Long

    Elaine Long, 86, of Camden, SC, passed away August 1, 2018. She was born May 29, 1932, in Allentown, Pa., to Arthur Angstadt and Jennie Ackerman Angstadt.

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  • Aug 28, 2018 | via The Morning Call 

    Nate Hobgood-Chittick will be honored during Andre R...

    Former Allen High and North Carolina football standout and Super Bowl champion Nate Hobgood-Chittick shares a laugh while playing in last year's Andre Reed Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic at Lehigh Country Club. Hobgood-Chittick died in November at the age of 42. Former Allen High and North Carolina football standout and Super Bowl champion Nate Hobgood-Chittick shares a laugh while playing in last year's Andre Reed Foundation Celebrity Golf Classic at Lehigh Country Club.

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  • Aug 26, 2018 | via USA Today 

    When she reported being abused by a priest, the chur...

    Attempts to discredit victims priests had molested were part of a pattern the Pennsylvania attorney general called 'weaponizing' the Catholic faith. When she reported being abused by a priest, the church investigated her Attempts to discredit victims priests had molested were part of a pattern the Pennsylvania attorney general called 'weaponizing' the Catholic faith.

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