Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Homes, P.C. - Allentown
1629 Hamilton Street
Allentown, PA 18102

William Bogert Sr.

Obituary Condolences

William Bogert Sr. Obituary
William H. Bogert, Sr.
William H. Bogert, Sr., 90, of Coopersburg, went to be with Lord on Thursday, January 9, 2014, surrounded by his family, at the Hospice House of VNA of St Lukes in Bethlehem. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mae E. (Kemp) Bogert. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Albert and Stella (Bittenbender) Bogert. He was an active member of Chestnut Hill United Church of Christ where he volunteered his time in various positions in the church and Sunday School. Bill was a Naval Veteran, giving 33 years of total combined service, in active and reserve duty, spanning World War II and the Korean War. He was a construction electrician for the Bethlehem Steel Corp for 42 years retiring in 1983. He was a Lifetime Member of the Lower Milford Fire Company and was a graduate of Allentown High School. Survivors: Sons, William H. Bogert, Jr. and his wife Faith of Quakertown, and Jeffrey A. Bogert and his wife Rebecca of Allentown; grandchildren, Jason and his wife Kristin, Josh, Corey and his wife Jennifer, and Nicole and her husband Robert; great-grandchildren, Neva, Gabe, Carter, Caylie and Cassandra; and companion, Gloria Weller. Services: 11 a.m., Wednesday, Chestnut Hill U.C.C., 6870 Chestnut Hill Church Rd., Coopersburg. A viewing will be held on Tuesday from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 17th and Hamilton Streets, Allentown and from 10 to 11 a.m., Wednesday in the church. Interment in Chestnut Hill Cemetery. Contributions: May be made to the Hospice House of the VNA, 1510 Valley Center Parkway, Suite 200, Bethlehem PA 18017 or to the church building fund, 18036.

Published in Morning Call on Jan. 12, 2014
Read More