September 11, 2013
Suzanne B. Shoup, 72, of Allentown, formerly of Shenandoah, died Wednesday at the home of Andrew and Alicia Shoup. Her husband, Alan O. Shoup, died April 23, 2001.
Born in Hazleton, she was a daughter of the late George and Anna Thomas Bolich.
She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield.
Suzanne graduated from Shenandoah High School and Penn State University
with a degree in elementary education.
She loved spending time with her family, especially her loving grandchildren.
Surviving are children, Nancy S. Fishman and her husband, Steven, Carlisle, Andrew A. Shoup and his wife, Alicia, Allentown, and Amy S. Madeira, Schnecksville; grandchildren, Matthew and Rachel Fishman, Rebecca and Nicholas Shoup and Tyler, Lauren and Hallie Madeira.
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph the Worker Catholic Church, Orefield. A visitation will be held from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Friday in Bachman, Kulik & Reinsmith Funeral Home, 17th and Hamilton streets, Allentown, and from 10 to 11 a.m. Saturday in the church. Interment will be in Resurrection Cemetery, Wescosville. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Parkland Community Library, Attn: Debbie Jack, 4422 Walbert Ave., Allentown, PA 18104 or Lehigh Valley Hospice, 2166 S. 12th St., Allentown, PA 18103.