Zackie D. Due EMMAUS Zackie D. (Ricco) Due, 66, died October 28, 2013 in Lehigh Valley Hospital. She was the wife of Brian A. Due, with whom she celebrated their 31st wedding anniversary on October 15, 2013. Born in Easton, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Flora Ricco. She graduated from Bangor Area High School, Rider College with a BA, Masters Degree in Theological Studies and Masters Degree in Divinity from Moravian Theological Seminary, and a Doctor of Ministry from Fuller Theological Seminary. She served as President and CEO of Diatheke Ministries, Inc. for 40 years, also ministering as Maureen Rufe. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Dena B. Due of Emmaus;and step-brother, Asa Pysher of Denver, Colo. Services will be announced at a later date. Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus is handling arrangements. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the
, 501 N. 17th St #212, Allentown, PA 18104; or to Lehigh Valley Hospital Development Dept., 2100 Mack Blvd., P.O. Box 4000, Allentown, PA 18105. Online condolences may be made to www.schantzfh.com
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Published in Lebanon Daily News on Oct. 30, 2013