Frederick E. Giering, Jr.
Frederick Fred E. Giering, Jr., 89, of Coplay passed away October 3 at Lehigh Center, Macungie. He was married to the late Loretta I. (Hahn) Giering. Born in Northampton, he was the son of the late Frederick and Mabel (Gantz) Giering. He was a retired maintenance supervisor for Mack Trucks, Allentown. A WWII Army
veteran, he was a life member and sergeant at arms for the American Legion Post #426, Coplay. He was the recipient of three bronze stars
. Fred was a 32nd Degree Mason of the Chapman Lodge, N. Catasauqua. He was a member of Trinity UCC Church, Coplay. Survivors:
Sons, Frederick (Rick) E. Giering III and wife Pat Hower of Orefield, Kip R. Giering and wife Beverly of Schnecksville; grandson, Damion Giering and wife Kristen of Slatington; great-grandson, Gage. Services:
Viewing from 9 to 10 a.m. Saturday, October 6, Robert A. Hauke Funeral Home, 327 Chestnut St., Coplay followed by a service at 10 a.m., Rev. Steve Hummel, officiating. Interment, Coplay Cemetery. Contributions:
Trinity UCC Church, c/o the funeral home 18037.