Milton W. Greene
Milton W. Greene, 79, of Emerald passed away Sunday, March 17, 2013, in Blue Mountain Health Systems, Palmerton Campus. He was the loving husband of Pauline (Steigerwalt) Greene. They celebrated 12 years of marriage in September. Born August 23, 1933, in Allentown, he was a son of the late William and Mary (Green) Greene. Milton was employed by Nestle Purina formerly ALPO, Allentown, in the maintenance department for 36 years, until retiring. Milton served in the Army
during the Korean Conflict
and attained the rank of private first class and received an honorable discharge. Milton was a member of Allen O. Delke American Legion Post 16, Slatington, Slatington Skeet Club, active member of V.F.W
. Post 7215, Walnutport and a life member of Star Hose Company #1, Emerald. He enjoyed fishing, golfing, having fun with family and friends, NASCAR, the New York Yankees and played softball in Emerald in the past years. Survivors:
Wife; children, Mary Wanamaker of Slatington, Grace wife of Tom Fallon of Lehighton, Greta Greene of Slatington, Cheri Schumada and Wally of Walnutport, Roger Peanut Greene and Heather in Maine; step children, Jonathan Steigerwalt and Kay of Palmerton, Rick Steigerwalt and Shirley of New Tripoli, Robert Steigerwalt of Lehighton, Shirledene Fisher and Eddy, Mike Steigerwalt and Kathy, Thomas Steigerwalt and Kathy all of Slatington, Rick and Carey Ann Serfass of Emerald; 33 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Milton Greene, Jr. in 2012. Services:
11 a.m., Thursday, March 21, 2013, Kevin E. Hunsicker Funeral Home Inc., 4214 Main St., Slatedale. Call 10 to 11 a.m., Thursday, Pastor William Ritzenthaler will officiate. Interment will be in Union Cemetery, Slatington. Contributions:
In lieu of flowers, to the funeral home, P.O. Box 29, Slatedale, PA 18079-0029.