John Fatzinger

John W. Fatzinger
John W. Fatzinger, 89, formerly of Breinigsville, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Valley Manor Nursing Facility in Coopersburg. His wife Anita R. (Brown) Fatzinger predeceased him in 2010. John graduated from Fountain Hill High School in Bethlehem. He was employed by Bethlehem Steel in the sales department before retiring. John was raised in a family with a love of and much talent for music. He was a former member of the Bach Choir. He also sang with many area church choirs and choral groups, including the Zion Choral Society. John was a faithful member of and served on the board of St. Pauls United Church of Christ Trexlertown. He enjoyed singing in their church choir. Born in Lehighton, he was a son of James and Cora (Steigerwalt) Fatzinger. He was predeceased by brothers, Chet, Carl, James, and Donald Fatzinger. Survivors: His survivors include son, Rodney Fatzinger of Florida; daughter, Beth Correll and her husband, David, of Breinigsville; stepson, Dale Ott and his wife, Judith, of Whitehall; stepson, Duane Ott and his wife, Chris, of Salisbury Township; and brother, Lloyd Fatzinger and his wife, Mary, of Texas; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. Services: Services will be private. Schmoyer Funeral Home, P.O. Box 190, Breinigsville is in charge of arrangements. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, a contribution in Johns memory may be made to St. Pauls United Church of Christ, c/o the funeral home, 18031.

Funeral Home

Schmoyer Funeral Home
8926 Brookdale Road Breinigsville, PA 18031-0190

Published in Morning Call on Feb. 1, 2013