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Stephen Christopher Mohan Sr. Obituary
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Stephen Christopher Mohan, Sr., 80, of Macungie died Saturday, February 9, 2013 in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the beloved husband of Josephine Jo (Pace) Mohan. They celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary on June 21, 2012. Born in Newfield, NJ, he was the son of the late John and Helen (Lukowit) Mohan. A 1951 graduate of Vineland High School, Vineland, NJ; Stephen enlisted in the Navy on December 5, 1951. A Korean War Veteran, he was assigned to the USS Platte while in service off the coast of Korea and in Subic Bay in the Philippines. He received numerous awards for his outstanding service. Stephen worked for Sears Roebuck for 30 years holding various Managerial positions. He was a member of St Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield. Always active, he has been a member of numerous organizations including the U.S.S. Platt Club; Macungie VFW Post #9264; Knights of Columbus #528, 3rd Degree; Knights of Columbus #931, 4th Degree; Lower Macungie Senior Citizens; Lower Lehigh AARP #4150; UFCIO Local #1776 and past President of the Sears Retiree Club. He enjoyed the outdoors and all the wonders of nature, but what he treasured the most was the time he spent with his family. Survivors: Wife; sons, Stephen C. Mohan, Jr. and his girlfriend, Rosie Tran of Bethlehem, Craig M. Mohan and his wife Connie of Lumberton, NJ; sisters, Helen Rafter of Vineland, NJ, Frances wife of Michael Kaganzev of Vineland, NJ, Mary Genna of FL; grandchildren, Dylan, Brandon and Brooke; nieces and nephews. Services: Funeral Mass 11 a.m. Tuesday in St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 1879 Applewood Dr., Orefield. Call 9 to 10:45 a.m. Tuesday in the church. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Stephens memory to the church, PA 18069. Arrangements by J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, Allentown, www.jsburkholder.com.
Published in Morning Call on Feb. 11, 2013
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