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Mearl Eichelberger

Obituary Condolences

Mearl P. Eichelberger
Mearl Fritz P. Eichelberger, 83, of Macungie, passed away Saturday, October 19, 2013, in L. V. Hospital, Salisbury Township. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Lynford and Ella (Landis) Eichelberger. Mearl was the loving husband of Kathleen C. (Eberwein) Eichelberger. He served his country honorably in the U.S. Army. Mearl was a truck driver for the A Treat Beverage Company, Allentown. Survivors: In addition to his wife, Kathleen; sons, David Eichelberger, Craig Eichelberger and wife Lisa, Scott Eichelberger and wife Tracy; daughters, Vicki Zeppa and husband, Richard, Linda Fischl and husband Paul, Penny Sergent and husband Arthur; step children, Michael Eberwein and wife, Nanette, David Eberwein, Andrew Eberwein and wife, Vicki, Susan Heckman and husband Rodney; brother, Richard Eichelberger; sister, Ardyth King; 20 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren. Mearl was predeceased by his first wife, Barbara (Geiger) Eichelberger in 1988. Services: Memorial Service to be held 11 a.m., Saturday, October 26, 2013, in the K.V. Knopp Funeral Home, Inc., 46 E. Susquehanna Street, Allentown. Visitation for family and friends to be held 9:30 a.m. until time of service. Inurnment to follow at St. Marks Cemetery, Allentown. Contributions: Memorial contributions may be made in his name to the , 212 E. Broad Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018 or the 3893 Alder Place, Bethlehem, PA 18017.

Published in Morning Call on Oct. 23, 2013
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