Hans J. Farenkopf|
Hans J. Farenkopf, 63, of Quakertown Center-Genesis Health Care, formerly of Palmerton, died Monday afternoon, July 22, in the St. Luke Hospital, Fountain Hill.
He worked in general labor for the former New Jersey Zinc Company, Palmerton, and later was a nurses' aide for the Allentown General Hospital.
Born in Kaiserluern, Germany, he was a son of Rosa H. (Maininger) Farenkopf and the late Lewis D. Farenkopf.
He was a member of St. Paul Evangelical Lutheran Church, Big Creek, Franklin Township.
Surviving in addition to his mother are a brother Herbert, and his wife, Gloria, of Lehighton.
He was also preceded in death by a brother Harry.
Service: Graveside service 11 a.m. Tuesday, July 30, Towamensing Cemetery, Palmerton, with the Rev. James Ziegenfuss officiating. Contributions in his name may be made to the American
, NE Pa. District, 212 E. broad St., Bethlehem, Pa. 18015. Arrangements by Campton Funeral Home, 525 Delaware Ave., Palmerton. Online condolences can be offered at www.schislerfuneralhomes.com.
Published in Times News on July 26, 2013