Loretta Bersch, 75, formerly of Bethlehem, died Friday night, December 21, 2012 at Saucon Valley Manor, Hellertown, PA. Born in Bethlehem, she was the daughter of the late James V. and Adelle (Golab) Martin. Loretta was a graduate of Liberty High School, Bethlehem, PA. Loretta retired as an inspector from the former Agere Systems in Allentown. Survivors:
Surviving are her brothers, Francis A. Martin and his wife, Barbara, of Hillsborough, NJ and James V. Martin and his wife, Kathleen, of Allentown, PA. She is also survived by several nieces; nephews; grandnieces; grandnephews; and one great-grandniece. Services:
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 27 at noon at the Connell Funeral Home, 245 East Broad St., Bethlehem. Friends may call 11 a.m. to 12:00 p.m at the funeral home. Interment will be in Holy Saviour Cemetery, Bethlehem. Online condolences may be made at www.connellfuneral.com
Loretta would appreciate any memorials may be made to Paralyzed Veterans of America, 801 18th St. NW, Washington, DC 20006.