Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc.
4906 Route 309
Schnecksville, PA 18078
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George E. Zelina
George E. Zelina, 83, of Allentown, died Monday, February 10, 2014, in the Inpatient Hospice Unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of the late Fay A. (Van Horn) Zelina. Born in Northampton, February 22, 1930, George was the son of the late John and Sophie (Strivovski) Zelina. He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War era. George was employed as a moulder in the Ingot Mould Foundry at the former Bethlehem Steel Corp. for 34 years before retiring in 1992. He was a member of the MORA Club in Bethlehem and the Northampton American Legion Post # 945. Survivors: Children, Barbara L. Gnann and her husband, John, of Williamsville, NY, Thomas J. Zelina of Greensville, SC, Kay A. Lawrence and her husband, Daniel, of Allentown, Linda L. Gulick and her husband, Brian, of New Tripoli; sisters, Helen Gomboz of Bethlehem, Betty Lysek of Allentown; grandchildren, Angela Porter, Erik Gnann, Christopher and Jennifer Gulick, Thomas, Steven, Matthew, and Tyler Zelina; great-grandchildren, Allison and Onalee. Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m., Monday, February 17, 2014, at Assumption BVM Roman Catholic Church, 2181 Washington Avenue, Northampton. Visitation period one hour prior to the Mass in the church. Interment will follow the Mass at Greenwood Cemetery, (Howertown), Northampton. The Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., in Schnecksville is in charge arrangements. Online expressions of sympathy may be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com. Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Assumption BVM Roman Catholic Church c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box # 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.

Published in Morning Call on Feb. 14, 2014
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