John R. Bleistein

John R. Bleistein LEBANON John R. Bleistein, 92, passed away Thursday, December 6, 2012, at his residence. He was the husband of Dorothy (Schramm) Bleistein and the late Nona (Nell) Bleistine. Born in Lehighton, on August 28, 1920, John was the son of the late Robert W. and Alberta (Hay) Bleistein. He retired from Bethlehem Steel Corp. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a recipient of the Purple Heart. He was a member of Tabor U.C.C. in Lebanon In addition to his wife, he is survived by a sister, Dorothea Saufley; one niece; and 1 grand-niece. Funeral service Tuesday at 11 a.m. at Thompson Funeral Home, Inc., 126 S. 9th St., Lebanon. Interment at Covenant/Green-wood Cemetery. Viewing hours Tuesday morning from 10 to 11 a.m. at the funeral home. You may share your thoughts and memories with the family at our online guestbook at

Funeral Home

Thompson Funeral Home, Inc.
126 South Ninth Street Lebanon, PA 17042
(717) 272-0701

Published in Lebanon Daily News on Dec. 9, 2012