Paul E. Kuehner

Paul E. Kuehner, husband, father and grandfather, 79, of Church Hill Road, Lehighton, died Saturday, Nov. 17, in his home and in the care of his family.
He was the husband of Dolores I. (Feller) Kueh-ner. They were married for 60 years.
They operated their family farm in East Penn Township. He also worked for Palmerton Feed & Grain and retired from Boyer's Hardware, Slatington.Born in Palmerton, he was a son of the late Edgar and Minerva (Frable) Kuehner.
He was a graduate of the former Polk Township High School.
Kuehner was a member of Ben Salem U.C.C., Lehighton, where he was an elder and a deacon.
Surviving in addition to his widow are two sons, Gary P., and his wife, Carolyn, and Dennis B., and his wife, Evalynn, both of Lehighton; a sister, Lorraine F. Kuhenbeaker of Kunkletown; three grandchildren, Jonathan, Sarah and Kira; and nieces and nephews.
Service: Funeral service 11 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, Ben Salem U.C.C., Lehighton, with the Rev. Michael McGowan officiating. Private interment, church cemetery, Lehighton. Call 9-11 a.m. Wednesday. Contributions in his name may be made to the memorial fund of the church, 1965 Church Hill Rd., Lehighton, Pa. 18235. Arrangements by Robert S. Nester Funeral Home, 2066 W. Penn Pike, New Ringgold. Online registry and condolences may be signed at

Published in Times News on Nov. 19, 2012