Rachel H. Krause
Rachel H. Krause, 76, formerly of Whitehall, passed away Thursday, December 13, 2012 at Gracedale Nursing Home, Nazareth. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Harry Hemler and Marguerite (Daubert) Hemler-Dorward. Before retiring, she worked as a saw operator for Western Electric, and prior as a telephone operator for Bell Telephone. She was a member of Grace U.C.C., Allentown. Survivors:
Son, Randy of S. Whitehall; grandchildren, Tyler Wertman, Jennifer Fletez and Matthew Krause; great grandchildren; niece, Kathy Berg of Bethlehem; and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Rob. Services:
10:30 a.m., Monday, December 17, at Trexler Funeral Home, 1625 Highland St., Allentown. Calling 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Burial to follow at Cedar Hill Memorial Park, Allentown. www.trexlerfuneralhome.com
Rachel was an avid dog lover and memorials can be made in her memory tothe L.C. Humane Society, 640 Dixon St., Allentown, 18103.