Ludwig Szep

Ludwig M. Szep
Ludwig M. Lou Szep, 89, of Allentown, died January 31, 2013 at Holy Spirit Hospital, Camp Hill. He was the husband of Lorraine I. (Hohe) Szep for the past 69 years. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late George and Christina (Lipp) Szep. Lou worked for the PA Liquor Control Board for many years retiring as a manager at the Hanover Ave store, Allentown. He also worked part time for his brother, Joe, at the former Szeps Gas Station, Allentown. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, serving with the Army Signal Corps in the Persian Gulf Command. Lou was a member of St. Johns Evangelical Congregation, Allentown. Survivors: Loving wife, Lorraine; son, Michael Szep and his wife Marijean; daughter, Ann wife of Louis Gergar; seven grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren; nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son, Steven C. Szep, brothers, George, Joseph and John Szep and his sister, Christine Elsie Miles. Services: 1 p.m., Saturday, in the Tuscan Room at Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 17th & Hamilton Streets, Allentown. Friends may call Saturday Noon to 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences may be given to the family at www.bachmankulikreinsmith.com Contributions: may be made to St. Johns Evangelical Congregational Church, 400 N. Jerome Street, Allentown, PA 18109 or to the , Lehigh Valley Chapter, 3893 Adler Place, Bethlehem, PA 18017

Funeral Home

Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Homes, P.C. - Allentown
1629 Hamilton Street  Allentown, PA 18102
610-432-4128

Published in Morning Call on Feb. 3, 2013