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Carl Clayton Reimer

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Carl Clayton Reimer Obituary
Carl Clayton Reimer, 94 of Allentown, PA formerly of Bath, PA, died on Sunday, May 13, 2018, at his home in Luther Crest Campus. Born February 14, 1924 in Bath, PA. The son of the Late Clayton S. and Mabel A. (Landes) Reimer. He was the husband of the late Elizabeth Ida (Miltenberger) Reimer with whom he shared 68 years of marriage until her passing in 2014. Carl graduated from Northampton High School and continued his education at Muhlenberg College earning his B.S. Degree. He then furthered his education at Syracuse University earning his PhD in 1953. He then went to work for DuPont Co. as the Manufacturing Manager of Synthetic Fibers for 31 years retiring in 1984. Carl was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Kreidersville. Carl's interests over the years have centered around family, church and work related activities. He enjoyed volunteering in his community at Luther Crest and some of his other interests have included traveling, bird watching, fishing and the study of PA German Literature. Carl served in the Army as a Staff Sergeant in the 84th Infantry Division during War World II, he fought in the Battle of the Bulge and was awarded a Bronze Star. Surviving are daughters, Dr. Cynthia Claire wife of William Hines of Russellville, AR and Donna Lynn Robinson, Strasburg, VA, son, Jeffrey Carl Reimer and wife Jody of Zionsville, IN; 6 grand children; 2 great grand children. Carl was predeceased by five brothers. A Funeral service will be held at 11:00 AM on Saturday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church - Kreidersville, 1335 Old Carriage Road Northampton, PA 18067 with the Rev. Gary L. Walbert officiating. The family will receive friends from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM prior to the service at the church. Interment will follow in Zion Stone Old Graveyard, Allen Twsp., PA. Arrangements are under the care of Schisler Funeral Home, 2119 Washington Ave. Northampton, PA 18067. Contributions: may be made to Luther Crest Memory Support Unit C/O the funeral home. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.schislerfuneralhomes.com
Published in Morning Call on May 16, 2018
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