Vernon H. Oswald
Vernon H. Oswald, Sr., Ossie, 86, of Emmaus, died on Monday, October 29, 2012 in his home. His wife, Helen J. (Feist) Oswald, died on February 29, 2012. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Howard E. and Carrie E. (Fegely) Oswald. He was a member of St. Johns Lutheran Church, Emmaus and was a Naval Veteran serving during World War II
. He was the owner of Ossies Coin Shop in Allentown and was a member of the Kiwanis Club in Emmaus. Survivors:
Children, Linda Kemp and her husband Jeff of Emmaus, Vernon Oswald, Jr. and his wife Debbie of Florida, and Tami Laughlin and her husband Phil of Macungie; grandchildren, Thomas Reed, Tricia Lee, Cody Oswald, Clifford and Cory Erb and Samantha Laughlin; great-grandchildren, Shaina and Sadie Lee; and sisters, Leona Smith and Grace Schlichter. Services:
1 p.m. Monday, Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 225 Elm St., Emmaus. Call Noon to 1 p.m. in the funeral home. Interment in Northwood Cemetery, Emmaus. Contributions:
may be made to St. Johns Lutheran Church, 501 Chestnut St. Emmaus, PA, 18049.