Ruth Mack

Ruth A. Mack
Ruth A. Mack, 82, of Breinigsville, died December 19, 2012 in Lehigh Valley Hospital. She was the wife of Jack C. Mack. Born in Nuremburg, PA, she was the daughter of the late Arthur and Amelia (Treltz) Nicolodi. Ruth worked as a telephone operator for Bell Telephone and later as a sales clerk for the former H. Leh and Company, Sears, Hesss, and Bon-Ton. She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church. Ruth volunteered at Lehigh Valley Hospital for over 20 years and was a member of the Alburtis Senior Citizens and a former member of the Emmaus Lioness Club. She was a long-time bowler and a member of the 600 club. Survivors: Husband; children, Carol R. Mack of Breinigsville, Peg A., wife of Dale R. DeFrain, of Mertztown, Jack A. Mack and wife, Patricia D., of Emmaus, Thomas B. Mack and wife, Yvette M., of Emmaus, and Diane M. Mack and companion, Keith Caserta, of Mechanicsburg, OH; sister, Jane Marino of Sewell, NJ; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by sister, Dorothy Derr; and brother, Arthur. Services: A memorial Mass will be celebrated on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at 11 a.m. in St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, 1879 Applewood Dr., Orefield. Friends may call from 10 to 11 a.m. in the church. Schantz Funeral Home, Emmaus is handling arrangements. Online condolences may be made to Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to in Ruths name.

Funeral Home

Schantz Funeral Home, P.C. - Emmaus
250 Main Street Emmaus, PA 18049

Published in Morning Call on Dec. 23, 2012