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Obituaries

Robert L. Sullivan

October 16 2017

Robert L. Sullivan, 55, of Easton, died Monday, October 16, 2017.

Born in Lakehurst, NJ, he was the son of Mildred Charmaine (Coons) Sullivan and the late Alvin Eugene Sullivan.

Surviving with his mother are his wife, Amy (Davidson) Sullivan; daughter, Amanda Sullivan; sons, Michael and Glenn Sullivan; sisters, Patricia Sullivan and Robin LeFever and 3 grandchildren.

Services will be private under the direction of the Ashton Funeral Home, Easton.  Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Glendora E. Freeman

October 14 2017

Glendora E. Freeman, 75, formerly of Phillipsburg, NJ, died Saturday, October 14, 2017 in ManorCare, Bethlehem.

Born August 23, 1942 in Easton, she was the daughter of the late Austin and Beatrice (Firman) Freeman.  Her husband, Joe L. Freemen died last month.

Glendora worked for Koh-I-Noor, Bloomsbury, NJ and also Glen Magnetics, Alpha, NJ.

Surviving are two daughters, Lorilynn Fearon of Rockaway, NJ and Leatrice Current of Newton, NJ; a son, Louis Freeman of Bangor; and six grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm on Thursday, October 19, 2017 in the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton.

Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Samuel Samson Allen

October 13 2017

Samuel S. Allen

Samuel Samson Allen, 79 of Easton, PA died Friday, October 13, 2017 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg. Born September 19, 1938 in Boston, MA he was a son of the late Raymond and Genevieve (Bradshaw) Allen. He had been self-employed and a member of the Teamsters Union.

He is survived by his wife of 38 years: Filippa (Danubio) Allen; 14 children: Lynn Fox, Samuel Thornell, Sandra Barnett, Stella Lupi, Joe Allen, Jim Allen, Sherri Hostuttler, Carol Geho, Ed Paugh, Michelle Huff, Brian Allen, Daniel Allen, Christina Allen, Rachel Allen; sister: Virginia Frey; 39 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

Services are noon on Thursday, Oct. 19 in the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton with visitation 11 to noon.

Memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o the funeral home. Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Margaret Alma Nagy

October 6 2017

Margaret Alma Nagy

Margaret Alma Nagy, 95 of Easton, PA and previously Beverly Hills, FL died Friday, October 6, 2017 at home. Born July 29, 1922 in Wilkes-Barre, PA she was the daughter of the late Herbert Miller and Margaret (Appel) Miller Edelman. She and her husband George Nagy have been married 67 years. A graduate of Grand Army of Republic High School in Wilkes-Barre she had been employed by the Bell Telephone Co. for many years.

She is survived by: her husband, George; 4 children: Wayne French and his wife Maria in Peru, Kathleen McIntyre and her husband Tom of Conway, SC, Georganne Chiumento and her husband Dominick of Bethlehem, PA, George Nagy of Easton; 11 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren and many great-great-grandchildren.

A Memorial Service will be held 11:30 AM Saturday, Oct. 14 in the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton. Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Joanne M. Fischer

October 6 2017

Joanne Fischer

Joanne M. Fischer, 84, formerly of Easton, died Friday, October 6, 2017 in Fellowship Terrace, Whitehall.

Born January 5, 1933 in Easton, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Charlotte (Banko) Schmidt.  Her husband, Carl J. Fischer, Sr., died in 2011.

Joanne was a cashier at Easton Hospital for 15 years and retired in 1988.  She was an active member of Grace Bible Fellowship Church, Nazareth, a past president of the Fairview School PTA, past president of the
Wilson Area High School Band Boosters and a Girl Scout and Cub Scout leader.

Surviving are a son, Carl J. Fischer, Jr. and his wife, Julie; a daughter, Sharon L. Lantzer and her husband, Jeff; a sister, Jeanette C. Schmidt; 8 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.

Services will be held at 6:30 pm on Monday, October 9, 2017 in Grace Bible Fellowship Church, 100 East Beil Ave., Nazareth.  A visitation will be held from 5:30 pm until service time on Monday in the church.  A gathering of family and friends will follow the service in the church fellowship hall.  The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling the arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Grace Bible Fellowship Church, 100 East Beil Ave., Nazareth, PA 18064.  Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Linda Sue Fisher

October 5 2017

Linda Sue Fisher

Linda Sue Fisher, 68 of Forks Twp., PA died Thursday, October 5, 2017 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest. Born April 28, 1949 in Linden, NJ she was the daughter of Frances M. (Burch) Morrison of Forks Twp. and the late Theodore Morrison. A graduate of South Plainfield High School, she worked at the Steeple Chase Cancer Center at Somerset Hospital for many years. Prior to that she was a substitute teacher at North Plainfield High School. Linda was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Easton.

She is survived by her mother: Frances; her husband of 48 years: Edward C. Fisher; sons: Edward C. Fisher, III of Phillipsburg, NJ, Michael T. Fisher and his wife Rebecca of Seattle, WA; a sister: Dorothy Herriott and her husband Rod of Mesa, AZ and many cousins.

A Memorial Service will be held 3 PM Tuesday, Oct. 10 in First Presbyterian Church, 333 Spring Garden St., Easton, with a calling period from 1:30 to 3 PM in the church. The Ashton Funeral Home, Easton is handling arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance, P.O. Box 32141, New York, NY  10087-2141. Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Vickie S. Stein

September 29 2017

Vickie S. Stein, 64 of Easton, PA died Friday, September 29, 2017 at St. Luke’s Hospice House.  Born October 23, 1952 in Easton, PA she was a daughter of the late Clifford Everitt and Florence (Feflie). She had been a teacher’s aide at ProJeCt of Easton.

She is survived by her husband of 36 years: Clarence Ben Stein, Jr.; children: Paul Krasnopero of Paris, FL, Curtis Krasnopero of Bethlehem, PA, Tari Schoenberger of Easton; siblings: Ronald Everitt of Easton, Diane McCloskey of Easton; 7 grandchildren and 1 great-grandson.

Services are private. Memorial contributions may be made to the family c/o the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton, PA 18042.

Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.

Joe L. Freeman

September 28 2017

Joe L. Freeman, 81, formerly of Phillipsburg, NJ, died Thursday, September 28, 2017 in ManorCare, Bethlehem.

Born August 19, 1936 in Phillipsburg, he was a son of the late Harold and Mary (Kase) Freeman.  He and his wife, Glendora were married 49 years.

Joe worked for IKG Industries, Easton and James River, Milford, NJ.  He also served in the US Army.

Surviving with his wife, Glendora, are two daughters, Lorilynn Fearon of Rockaway, NJ and Leatrice Current of Newton, NJ; a son, Louis Freeman of Bangor; two sisters, Elizabeth and Lillian; and six grandchildren.

A visitation will be held from 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm on Monday, October 2, 2017 in the Ashton Funeral Home, 1337 Northampton St., Easton.

Offer online condolences at www.AshtonFuneralHome.com.