Sherrie L. Morgan, 54, of Allentown, passed away January 8, 2017. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late William Pavlick and Ellen (Wotherspoon) Morgan. She spent many years doing secretarial work for various companies.
Survivors: Son- Michael Joseph Senick IV; Sister- Terrie Morgan; Brother- Kevin Morgan.
Services: Private c/o Kohut Funeral Home, Inc.
John T. Maruscak
John T. Maruscak, 87, of Allentown, passed away November 29, 2016. He was the loving husband of the late Lucy Therese (Talocci) Maruscak. Born in Lansford, he was the son of the late Joseph and Margaret (Krein) Maruscak. John graduated from St. Michaels Elementary School and the former Lansford High School. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. John retired from Bethlehem Steel after 38 years of service. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church and the Lansford AMVETS. John enjoyed reading and spending time with his family.
Children- Mary and husband Keith, Lisa and husband David, Lucille and husband Tony, John and wife Jen; Grandchildren- Keith, Rachel and husband Frank, Jacob, Julia, Joshua, Jillian; Great Granddaughter- Gabrielle; numerous nieces and nephews, grandcats and dogs. He was predeceased by sisters- Elizabeth, Helen and Margaret.
A viewing will be held on Friday, Dec. 2nd 8-9AM with a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated at 9AM all in St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church 801 N. 11th St. Allentown. Burial to follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Allentown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in John’s memory to St. Francis Sanctuary Memorial Fund or St. Judes Children’s Hospital care of Kohut Funeral Home, Inc.
Robert Magliane Sr.
Robert T. Magliane, Sr., 75, of Whitehall, passed away August 17, 2016. He was the loving husband of 55 years to Ann G. (Pizolato) Magliane. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Emma (Micklus) and Angelo Magliane II. Robert worked for Bethlehem Steel and retired from Penn Allen Glass in 2003. He was a member of the former Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Catholic Church. Robert’s past hobbies included fishing, hunting and woodworking. He more recently loved spending time walking through parks and being with his grandchildren.
Wife- Ann Magliane; Children- Christine Magliane, Gina Sodl and husband Kevin, Robert Magliane Jr. and wife Kim; Grandchildren- Brian, Shawn, Austin, Nicholas, Chris and Megan; 5 Great Grandchildren; Siblings- Pat Clauss, James Magliane, Richard Magliane, Donna Sandutch. He was predeceased by brothers- Angelo Magliane III and Ronald Magliane.
A calling time will be held on Saturday, Aug 20th 9-11AM with a Memorial Service at 11AM in Kohut Funeral Home, Inc. 950 N. Front St. Allentown, PA 18102. Burial to follow in Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Whitehall.
Contributions can be made in Robert’s memory to American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.
Stanley F. Malinauskas
Stanley F. Malinauskas, 96, of Whitehall, passed away May 8, 2016. He was the loving husband of Dorothy E. (Satter) Malinauskas for 68 years. Our father felt a great sense of tradition, obligation and dedication to the woman he loved so much. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Anthony and Agnes (Kaminska) Malinauskas. Stanley retired as a Draftsman for Fuller Co. He was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church and the Golden Agers. Stanley was also an avid Bridge and Pinochle Player. Stanley and Dorothy instilled in their children a dedicated work ethic that has been passed throughout the generations.
Wife; Children- Mary West and husband Ron, Martha Malinauskas and husband James Bittick, Paul Malinauskas and wife Jackie, Charles Malinauskas and wife Anna, Michael Malinauskas and wife Cathy, Mark Malinauskas and wife Rita; 13 Grandchildren; 12 Great Grandchildren; Many Nieces and Nephews. He was predeceased by 4 sisters and 5 brothers.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday at 10:30AM in St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church 618 Pershing Blvd Whitehall, PA 18052. Burial to follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Wescosville. Arrangements entrusted to Kohut Funeral Home, Inc.
Contributions can be made in Stanley’s memory to St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church.
Rosemarie P. Mahoney
Rosemarie P Mahoney, 87, of Allentown died Sunday morning at Lehigh Valley Hospital Center – Cedar Crest. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late James A and Kathryn (Bolasky) Mahoney.
She was a 1946 graduate of Allentown High School and went on to receive her Nursing degree from Hanemann Hospital Nursing School in 1949 and a Master’s Degree from the University of Dayton. She was also an instructor at the Catholic University of America in Washington, DC. She was a lifelong officer in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps, retiring as a Colonel in 1980. While in the Army, she served at posts in Japan, Korea, Germany, Viet Nam and the United States. Rosemarie was awarded the Bronze Star while serving with a MASH unit in Viet Nam.
She is survived by nephews Michael J Mahoney and wife Mary Ann of Greensboro, North Carolina and James E Mahoney and wife Anita of Allentown, niece Mary Jo and husband John Rosenberger of Allentown, five great nieces and nephews and eight great-great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Donald J Mahoney who died in 2010.
Calling hours 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Saturday followed by a funeral service, all at Kohut Funeral Home, 950 N Front St, Allentown. Interment will be at Arlington National Cemetery.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.
Donald E. Montoney, 89, of Allentown, died February 8, 2016 in Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest. He was the loving husband of 67 years to Esther (Yeisley) Montoney. Born in Wilkes Barre, he was the son of the late Thelma (Aton) and Melvin Montoney. He was a US Navy Veteran serving during WWII in the Pacific. Donald was an original co-owner of Dual Temp Heating and Air Conditioning Co. He was an avid Phillies fan and was fortunate to fulfill his boyhood dream of attending the Phillies spring training in Clearwater, FL for 20 years.
Wife, Son- Dale Montoney, Brothers-in-law- Robert and Wayne Yeisley, Nieces- Elaine Breiner and Cheryl Breese, many other family members.
He was predeceased by his son- Donald W. Montoney and brother- Ralph Montoney.
Services will be Private at the convenience of the family.
In lieu of flowers donations can be made in Donald’s memory to Meals on Wheels care of Kohut Funeral Home, Inc.
Stephen John Milinichik, 56, of Tulsa, OK passed away on November 6, 2015, while temporally living in Midland, TX working for the Energen Corporation.Stephen was born on August 13th, 1959 in Lehigh Valley, PA to Walter Milinichik Sr. and Tessie Clara Slavish. During his younger years Stephen enjoyed playing various sports, caddying, and weightlifting. After graduating college with a B.S. in Petroleum Engineering from Penn State University, Summa Cum Laude, he accepted a job with City Services in OK in 1983. While working with what would eventually become Oxydential Oil Company he completed his Master's in Business Administration, at Oklahoma City University, Summa Cum Laude. During his tenure with Oxydential Oil Company he spent countless years traveling the world, ranging from the Amazon, many areas of the Middle East, and large parts of Europe during which time he achieved his Project Management Professional Certification (PMP). After Oxydential, he decided to pursue a different career path and would then go on to graduate with an additional B.S. in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Central Oklahoma, Summa Cum Laude, in 2002. However, the step away did not sit well and kept him away from what he truly loved to do, which was Petroleum Engineering. Stephen was and will always be a well renowned and respected Engineer within the South and Southwest regions of America in which he devoted much of his life to. Stephen was also a member of the Owasso Masonic Lodge No. 545 A.F.& A.M. He was also a 32nd Degree Master Mason of the Tulsa A&A Scottish Rite of Freemasonry, SJ, USA, and a member of the York Right, Tulsa Chapter No. 52, R.A.M., Tulsa Council 22, C.M Trinity Commandery No. 20 Knights Templar. However, with all of his attributes and achievement's in the Oil Industry his true loves were his son Jay and his family, his father Walter and mother Tessie, and a passion for collecting rare items. He is preceded in death by both his father Walter and his mother Tessie The Family would like to express their gratitude towards: Family friend Ryan Boudreau and his Family, Jack Kean, Kevin Miller, and Ken Pugh of Energen Resources. Kiki Melhado, and the entire Blue Ridge Staff in Midland, TX.
Survivors: He is survived by his son Jay Stephen Milinichik (USMC-Ret), Daughter in Law Shelly Jo Milinichik, Grandson Jaxton Jay Milinichik, and his siblings Walter Milinichik Jr. and Joe Milinichik
Services: A Calling Time will be held on December 4th, 2015 from 5- 6:30PM with a Memorial Service at 6:30PM at Kohut Funeral Home, Inc. 950 N. Front St. Allentown, PA 18102.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Cookies for Soldiers at www.cookiesforsoldiers.com
George J. Mlynek, 80, of Allentown, passed away Monday, May 11, 2015. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Frank and Helen (Hoffman) Mlynek. George graduated from Allentown High School. He honorably served in the U.S. Army. George worked as a machinist for John Ramsey and Son for 30 years. He then opened his own shop George’s Machine Shop and worked there for 35 years before retiring. George enjoyed country music, polkas and hunting with family and friends.
Survivors: Sisters- Helen Fox, Margaret Fetchko, Elizabeth Fernandez wife of Raymond, Catherine and Mary Mlynek, Dolores Reed; Brothers- Frank, Carl and Edward husband of Audrey Kalady; many Aunts, Uncles, Nieces and Nephews.
A calling time will be held in the church on Tuesday May 19th 9:30-10AM with Mass of Christian Burial at 10AM all in St. John the Baptist Slovak Catholic Church 924 N. Front St. Allentown, PA 18102. Burial to follow in the parish cemetery. Arrangements care of Kohut Funeral Home, Inc.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made in George’s memory to St. John the Baptist Catholic Church.