Luther A. "Butch" Berger, 88, of Moravian Village, Bethlehem, died Tuesday, March 5. He was the husband of the late Jane (Edwards) Berger, who died in 2002.
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He retired from PPL in 1984.
Born in Lyons Station, Berks County, he was a son of the late Theodore and Sylvania (Huseman) Berger.
A 1942 graduate of Kutztown High School, he was an Army veteran of World War II, having served from 1943-45. He was a Battle of the Bulge POW.
He was a member of St. Peter Lutheran Church, Allentown.
The last member of his immediate family, he was preceded in death by four sisters, Alta, Icy, Laura Tuck and Genie Kershner; and two brothers, Claude and Lloyd.
Surviving are cousins, nieces and nephews.
Service: Funeral service 11 a.m. Friday, March 8, Edward F. Melber Funeral Home, 524 Center St., Jim Thorpe, with the Rev. Pastor Betty Langensiepen officiating. Interment, Sky-View Memorial Park, Hometown, Call 10-11 a.m. Friday. Contributions in his name may be made to the
, 33 W. Ridge St., Lansford, Pa. 18232, or the American
, P.O. Box 15120, Chicago, Ill. 60693.