Obituaries

top banner

Obituary Listings

Margareta Schanta

December 20, 1920 June 22, 2014
Margareta Schanta
There are condolences waiting approval on Margareta's Tribute wall

Plant a tree in memory of Margareta

An environmentally friendly option
Obituary for Margareta Schanta

Margareta Schanta, 93, of Whitehall, died June 22, 2014 in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest. She was married to the late Emil Schanta. Born in Raabfidisch, Hungary, she was the daughter of the late Franz and Maria (Kroboth) Schanta. She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Coplay. A member of the Amalgamated Garment Workers Union, she was employed as a sewing machine operator for the former Cross Country Clothes in Egypt and Northampton, retiring in 1983. Margareta was a member of the Coplay Saengerbund and its chorus. Survivors: son, Emil Schanta and his wife, Catherine; daughter, Margareta Schanta at home; daughter-in-law, Anna Maria Schanta of Whitehall, 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Franz and 13 brothers and sisters. Services: Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m., Friday, June 27, 2014, St. Peter's Catholic Church. Viewing from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday, Robert A. Hauke Funeral Home. 327 Chestnut St., Coplay. Interment, St. Peter's Catholic Cemetery, Whitehall

To plant a tree in memory of Margareta Schanta, visit the Tribute Store.

Albums

Create new album
 
Subscribe To Obituaries


alt

We appreciate your support
In accordance with the wishes of the family, this
message has been declined.
Loading...