John T. Bernhard John T. Bernhard

John T. Bernhard, 94, of Country Meadows, Allentown, formerly of 2537 S. Law St. died Friday, April 15, 2016 in his home. He was the widow of Dorothy (Stettler) Bernhard who died April 17, 2015. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edward V. and Cecelia (Grady) Bernhard. He was a 1940 graduate of Allentown High School. After high school he joined the Army and served 5 years, before being honorably discharged as a Captain. He worked for 30 years for the Caloric Corporation, Topton, PA until retiring as purchasing manager. He was a member of St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Allentown and was a member of the Knights of Columbus. After his retirement, he traveled extensively with his wife. He and Dorothy also enjoyed dancing at the Fearless Fire Company.

Survivors: Sons, Edward M. Bernhard and his wife Janet of West Chester and Dennis P. Bernhard and his wife Karen of New Tripoli; nieces and nephews.

Funeral Mass 10:30AM Thursday in St. Paul’s Catholic Church, 2nd & Susquehanna Sts., Allentown. Call 9:30 to 10:30AM Thursday in the church.

Memorial contributions may be made in John’s memory to the charity of one’s choice.

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