Rev. Frederick H. Bachman
Rev. Frederick H. Bachman, 79, formerly of St. Paul, MN, passed away Wednesday, January 30, 2013, in St. Lukes Hospice House. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Henry P. and Marion (Gangawer) Bachman. A 1951 graduate of Liberty High School, he received a Bachelors degree from Franklin & Marshall in 1955 and a Master of Divinity degree from Harvard in 1959. He began his ministry in Lancaster County and throughout his career served churches in New York, Wisconsin and Minnesota before retiring in St. Paul. He was a member of St. Marks Episcopal Cathedral, St. Paul. Survivors:
Nephews, Neil Koplin and his wife Deborah of Bethlehem Township, Larry Koplin and his wife Karen of Northampton; and niece, Jennifer Koplin; great nieces and a great nephew. He was predeceased by a sister, Fern Bachman Koplin. Services:
10:30 a.m. Monday, February 4, in the Pearson Funeral Home, 1901 Linden St., Bethlehem, followed by burial in Bethlehem Memorial Park. Family and friends may call 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Monday. Contributions:
St. Lukes Hospice House, Development Office, 801 Ostrum St., Bethlehem, PA 18015, or New Bethany Ministries, 333 W. Fourth St., Bethlehem, PA 18015.