Clyde E. Buchman Jr.

Clyde E. Buchman Jr.
Clyde E. Buchman Jr., 86 years, of Macungie died Friday, December 21, 2012 at Lehigh Valley Hospice in Allentown. He was the husband of Grace L. (Hopkins) Buchman of Macungie. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Clyde E. Sr. and Sarah (Leiser) Buchman. Clyde was a long-time member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Allentown, where he served on the Asbury Building Committee when the church was built on Springhouse Road. Clyde worked for 43 years for Ingersol Rand in Allentown, first as a machinist and retiring from the office and supply department. Most recently he worked for Lighting Fixture and Supply in Allentown for 11 years. Clyde served in the Navy during WWII. Survivors: Surviving along with his wife are daughters, Barbara Reighard and husband, Robert, of Fogelsville, Dianne Maguire and husband, Owen; son, William Buchman and wife, Linda; 13 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; and three nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph. Services: A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, December 28, 2012 at Asbury United Methodist Church, 1533 Springhouse Road, Allentown, 18104. There will be a calling period Friday at the church from 1 to 2 p.m. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.brubakerfuneralhome.com. Contributions: Memorial contributions may be made in his name payable to the church c/o of the Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. 234 Walnut St., Catasauqua, PA 18032.

Funeral Home

Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc.
234 Walnut St. Catasauqua, PA 18032
610-264-0601

Published in Morning Call on Dec. 23, 2012