Anna Haupt

Anna E. Haupt, 69, of Lehighton, passed away on Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, at Blue Mountain Health System, Palmerton Campus. She was the wife of the late Howard Haupt. who died in 2006.
Born in Bethlehem she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Emma (Huseman) Kline.
She was a graduate of Jim Thorpe Area High School.
Anna worked as a cook at Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital for many years before her retirement.
She was a member of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church in Mahoning.
Anna loved animals especially dogs and horses.
She is survived by her: step-daughters, Mary Haupt of Lehighton, Kathy Ritton and Arlene Jones of Palmerton; sister, Sandra, wife of Ronald Perry of Jim Thorpe, eight step-grandchildren, five step-great-grandchildren and two nephews. She was preceded in death by step-son; Lamar Haupt and step-daughter; Darlene Tessitore.
Services: Graveside services 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013, at Lehighton Cemetery, Fourth and Alum Streets, Lehighton, with the Rev. Christopher DeForest officiating, Schaeffer Funeral Home, Lehighton, is in charge of the arrangements. Online condolences may be made at

Published in Times News on Jan. 5, 2013