Donald Lewis, 88, passed away Saturday, July 07, 2012 in Gracedale Nursing Home. He was the son of the late John and Lulu (Price) Lewis. He was the husband of the late Helen Lewis. Services Private c/o Downing Funeral Home, Inc.
Helen (Petrick) Lizik, 92, of Bethlehem, formerly of Pittsburgh, passed away Tuesday, June 12, 2012 at Holy Family Manor. She was the wife of the late Stephen Lizik. Born in Gates, she was the daughter of the late George and Anna (Goyda) Petrick. Survivors: Children, Stephanie F. (Joseph) Gaal of Allentown, the late Anne Marie Nowowiejski, Stephen (Martha) Lizik of Winchester, VA, Richard (Marilyn DiMatteis) of Pittsburgh, six grandchildren; six great-grandchildren. Services: Burial was held at St. Elias Cemetery, Pittsburgh, PA c/o Downing Funeral Home, Inc.
Linda Y. Leiderman
Linda Y. (Snyder) Leiderman, 60, of Bethlehem, passed away Sunday, February 12,
2012. She was the loving wife of 39 years to Frederick F. Leiderman III. Born
in Allentown, she was the daughter of Raymond Snyder and the late Pauline
(Schmidt) Snyder. Linda was a member of the Rosemont Fire Co. She liked NASCAR
and loved cats, especially saving local stray cats.
Husband- Fredrick F. Leiderman III
Children- Tiffany Kocher and husband Russ of Northampton
Fredrick F. Leiderman IV and wife Kira of Bethlehem
Grandchildren- Chase and Freddy
Brother- Raymond “Sonny” Snyder of Pen Argyl
Sister- Connie Mason of Slatington
A viewing will be held on Thursday 10-11AM with a Service at 11AM all in Downing
Funeral Home, Inc. 1002 W. Broad St. Bethlehem PA 18018.
Donald W. Laury
Donald W. Laury, 80 of Bethlehem passed away Oct. 9, 2011 in his home.
He was the husband of Joan (Utsick) Laury. They celebrated their 21st wedding anniversary on Oct. 2.
Donald served in the Army during the Korean War. He was a lifetime member of the VFW Post 2124 and a member of the American Legion for 51 years.
He owned and operated the 7-11 on W. Broad St. in Bethlehem with his wife and family until 2004.
Children, Donald Laury, Loree Jarvis, William Laury, Todd, Tammy, Dawn, Janet and Joan Kneas.
Brother Richard Laury.
Several grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren.
A viewing will be held on Thursday from 10-11AM in Downing Funeral Home, Inc., 1002 W. Broad St. Bethlehem, PA 18018. Service at 11AM in the funeral home. Burial in Memorial Park Cemetery.
Donations can be made towards funeral expenses, c/o the funeral home.
John J. Lazorik, Jr.
John L. Lazorik, Jr., 45, of Bethlehem, died Wednesday. He served in the U.S. Air Force during the Gulf War.
Survivors: Wife- Beverly, Parents- John L. and Judith, Sons- Kristoff and Gavin, Siblings- Susan and Stephanie.
Services: Call Monday 9:45- 10:30 with a service at 10:30 all in Downing Funeral Home, Inc. Bethlehem. Burial Ft. Indiantown Gap National Cemetery.
Contributions can be made toward the funeral expenses.
Walter J. Lisek
Walter J. Lisek, 70, of Bethlehem passed away Tuesday, August 23, 2011 in St. Luke’s Hospice House.
He was born on May 25, 1941 in Allentown, PA to the late Walter and Elizabeth (Gensey) Lisek.
Walter served in the U.S. Navy and he retired from the U.S. Postal Service.
He was an active member in various social clubs throughout the Lehigh Valley that provided him with a lifetime of enjoyment and friendships. Walter was also an avid Phillies and Eagles fan. He will be sadly missed by his dog Nipper.
Companion Joni Davis of Bethlehem.
Daughter Debbie Swingle of Bethlehem.
Granddaughter Ashley Swingle of Bethlehem.
Sister Loretta Connors of Allentown.
Pre-deceased in death by his siblings Lucille Mathews and John Lisek.
A Memorial Service will be held on Monday, August 29, 2011 at 11AM in Downing Funeral Home, Inc. 1002 W. Broad St. Bethlehem, PA 18018.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in memory of Walter to the American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Pl. Suite 170, Bethlehem, PA 18017 or to VNA Hospice of St. Luke’s, 1510 Valley Center Parkway Suite 200, Bethlehem, PA 18017