Harkins, Francis R.
Francis R. Harkins, 82, of B'nai B'rith Apartments, Allentown, died on April 11, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Ruth E. (Kurtz) Harkins. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late John and Mary Emma Harkins. He was a glazier at various companies retiring from Penn Allen Glass Co. Francis was an Air Force Veteran serving in the Korean War
. He was a member of St. Francis of Assisi Catholic Church, Allentown. Survivors: Wife; Daughter, Patricia F., wife of Garry A. Snyder; Sister, Elizabeth Harkins; Brothers, James, Ronald and wife Chris; Grandson, Matthew F. Snyder. Services: Thursday, April 17th at 10am in Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 17th & Hamilton Streets, Allentown. A viewing will be held from 9 to 10 am in the funeral home. Interment to follow in Cedar Hill Memorial Park, Allentown. Contributions: None.