Louise J. (Garger) Yuhas, 89, formerly of Bethlehem, passed away peacefully October 11, 2017. She was the loving wife of the late Michael E. Yuhas. Born in Coplay, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Louise (Weider) Garger. Louise worked previously for Forte Neckwear. She was a member of St. Anne’s Catholic Church. Louise loved to play BINGO and was an avid reader. She was always known by family and friends for her halupki and nut roll. She will be deeply missed.
Survivors: daughter- Diana Deutsch and husband Donald of Moore Twp.; granddaughter- Amanda Deutsch; brother- Edwin Garger of Las Cruces, NM. She was predeceased by brothers- Joseph, John “Lefty”, Frank and James and sisters-Matilda and Elsie.
A viewing will be held on Monday 6-8PM in Downing Funeral Home, Inc. 1002 W. Broad St. Bethlehem, PA 18018. A viewing will be held Tuesday in church 9:30-10:30AM with Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 10:30AM all in St. Anne’s Catholic Church 450 E. Washington Ave Bethlehem, PA 18017. Burial to follow in Cedar Hill Memorial Park.
Contributions can be made in Louise’s memory to St. Luke’s Hospice 801 Ostrum St. Bethlehem, PA 18015.
Margaret P. Yencho
Margaret Patricia (Kraynek) Yencho, 87 of Bethlehem passed away peacefully on Monday, November 14, 2011.
She was born in Hokendauqua, PA.
Her husband was the late Frank Yencho.
As a young girl she worked for the Allentown Silk Mills.
She attended Evelyn’s House of Beauty and became a beautician for the former Hess’s, an occupation of which she was very proud. For numerous years she practiced hairdressing in her home.
She enjoyed swimming, gardening, the polkas, and watching cooking programs.
Her beloved cat of many years, Dinah, passed on June 16th.
She is survived by a sister, Catherine Stinner, of Palmerton. She leaves behind a daughter, Colette, wife of Dennis Snyder of Bethlehem, a son Gary, husband of Debra, and a granddaughter, Erica of Allentown.
Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday at 10AM in Notre Dame of Bethlehem Catholic Church, 1861 Catasauqua Rd. Bethlehem, PA 18018. Burial in St. Andrew’s Cemetery in North Catasauqua. Downing Funeral Home, Inc. in charge of arrangements.
Contributions can be made to either St. Luke’s Hospice or Meals on Wheels.