Earl W. Acker, 78, formerly of Palmerton, died Monday, Nov. 12, in the Mahoning Valley Nursing & Rehabilitation Center, Mahoning Township.
Born in West Catasauqua, he was a son of the late William and Eva (Butz) Acker.
He was of the Protestant faith.
Surviving are two nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Robert R. Sr.; and a sister, June Bechtel.