Richard R. Bailer, Sr., 74, of Orefield, formerly of Allentown, died October 24, 2012 at home. He was the husband of the late Judith A. (Gardner) Bailer. Born in Emmaus, PA, he was the son of the late Luther Bailer and the late Alice (Meitzer) Boger. He worked as an over the road truck driver for many years until retiring. He was a member of Union Local #773. He was a Peacetime U.S. Marine Corps
Veteran. Richard was a lifelong member of Kamp King Kole Hunting Lodge in Pike County, PA, he was an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan and enjoyed auto car racing. Survivors:
Son, Richard R. Bailer, Jr. and his wife Therese D. Bailer of Hellertown; daughter, Sandy J. Bailer of Orefield; brother, Robert Conrad and his wife Martha of Limeport; grandson, Tyler Bailer of Orefield; companion, Pearl Glatt of Allentown; and nieces and nephews. Services:
Memorial Service will be held on Tuesday at 7 p.m. at the J. S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th and Hamilton Sts Allentown. Call Tuesday from 6 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Contributions:
In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in his memory to the
, 3893 Adler Pl. Bethlehem, PA 18017.