William Lentz Jr.

William Lentz, Jr.
William P. Lentz Jr., 67, of Emmaus died Wednesday, February 26, 2014 in the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the life partner of Lenore L. Herbst with whom he resided. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late William P. Lentz, Sr. and Pearl M. (Krause) Lentz. He worked with his parents, brother and sister in the family business, the former Allentown News Agency. William was a Marine Corps Veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Marine Corps League, Macungie Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 9264 and the Allentown Firemens Relief Association. Survivors: Life partner; brother, Richard F. Lentz; sister, Cynthia E. wife of Rodney J. Steckel all of Allentown; nieces, Sherry A. wife of Bob Conrad of Allentown, Laury L. Lentz of Coopersburg; daughter and grandson of his life partner, Joanna F. Scott and Joseph P. Dalton of Allentown whom he loved dearly. Services: Funeral Service 2 p.m. Wednesday in the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th & Hamilton Sts., Allentown, www.jsburkholder.com. Call 1-2 p.m. Wednesday in the funeral Home. Contributions: Memorial contributions may be made in Williams memory to the , P.O. Box 4029, Easton, PA 18043.

Funeral Home

J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home Inc.
1601 Hamilton Street Allentown, PA 18102

Published in Morning Call on Mar. 1, 2014