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Clarence George Engle Jr.

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Clarence George Engle Jr. Obituary
Clarence George Engle, Jr.
Clarence George Sonny Geo Engle, Jr., 64, of Allentown, passed away on Wednesday, May 9, 2012 in his home, with his family by his side. He was the beloved husband of Ann L. (Zsilavetz) Engle. They were married seven years in August and spent the last 20 years together. Born in Fountain Hill, he was the son of the late Clarence G. and Mary (Madison) Engle. He was graduate of Liberty High School. George proudly served his country in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War with the 1st Infantry Division (Big Red 1), where he was a skilled marksman and a Tunnel Rat. He was a mechanic for 33 years with Heat & Frost Insulators Local #23. George was a life member of Monocacy Field and Stream, a member of the former Club Mohican, Tammany Demo Association, Rosemont Club and Rittersville Fire Company. He was an avid fisherman and loved riding his Harley with his friends, especially the Saturday and Sunday rides. Survivors: He will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Ann; stepsons, John J. Bannon III of Bethlehem and Neil J. Bannon of Allentown; a sister, Mary A. Orwan of Bethlehem; nephews, Robert Hoffert and his wife, Theresa, Timothy Hoffert and his wife, Jamie and James P. Orwan; four great nieces and a great nephew, his special buddy, Sammy; George is also survived by his wifes parents, Louis and Rosalie Zsilavetz. Services: Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Monday, May 14, at the Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden Street, Bethlehem. Calling hours will be held Sunday, 6 to 8 p.m. and Monday, 9 a.m. until time of service all at the Funeral Home. A memory tribute may be place at Contributions: Disabled American Veterans, National Headquarters, PO Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 or Wounded Warriors Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32256.
Published in Morning Call on May 11, 2012
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