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Margaret E. Sperlbaum

August 9, 1926 June 23, 2024
Margaret E. Sperlbaum
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Obituary for Margaret E. Sperlbaum

Margaret E. Sperlbaum, 97 years, died in her Northampton residence surrounded by her loving daughters Ann and Marie on Sunday, June 23, 2024. Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Kasprick) Check. She was married for 65 years to her loving husband Edward F. Sperlbaum, Jr. prior to his passing in June of 2012.

Margaret was a self-employed seamstress for many years. She loved sewing, making clothing and doing alterations for friends and family. During WWII, she worked at a business in Whitehall making cords for parachutes. She was a long-time resident of Catasauqua and a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church of Catasauqua. Margaret was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother who will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Surviving are her daughters Ann Rogers, husband Bruce Rogers, Marie Silfies, husband Willaim Silfies whom she resided with, daughter in law Gail Sperlbaum, 6 grandchildren, Kristin, Brittany, Kimberly, Justin, Sara, Laura and 5 great grandchildren, Ariyanna, Keanu, Connor, Claire and Grace. She was preceded in death by her son Edward “Butch” Sperlbaum III, brothers Mickey, Albert, Emil and sister Caroline.

Her viewing will be from 9:30 am - 10:30 am, Monday, July 1, 2024, in the Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. 234 Walnut Street Catasauqua. A mass of Christian burial will follow at 11:00 am at St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union Street, Catasauqua. Interment to follow funeral service at St. Lawrence Cemetery in North Catasauqua.

Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to Bayada Hospice c/o the funeral home. Online memories and condolences for the family may be shared at Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. of Catasauqua is entrusted with the arrangements.

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9:30 AM 7/1/2024 9:30:00 AM - 10:30 AM 7/1/2024 10:30:00 AM
Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua

234 Walnut Street
Catasauqua, PA 18032

Brubaker Funeral Home, Inc. - Catasauqua
234 Walnut Street Catasauqua 18032 PA
United States

Funeral Service




11:00 AM 7/1/2024 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 7/1/2024 12:00:00 PM
St. Mary's Church of the Annunciation B.V.M.

122 Union Street
Catasauqua, PA 18032

St. Mary's Church of the Annunciation B.V.M.
122 Union Street Catasauqua 18032 PA
United States

Cemetery Details


St. Lawrence Calvary Cemetery Final Resting Place

Lincoln Street and Grove Street
N.Catasauqua, Pa 18032

Lincoln Street and Grove Street N.Catasauqua 18032 Pa
United States

Memorial Contribution

Bayada Hospice


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