John C. McFadden John C. McFadden

John C. McFadden, 82, of Allentown and formerly of Macungie, died September 8, 2016 in the Phoebe Home, Allentown. He was the husband of the late Joan A. (Brown) McFadden. John began his career in 1955 at Mack Trucks, Inc. in Allentown as a welder and retired in 1985 as a general superintendent of manufacturing operations. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Dennis J. and Esther (Robinhold) McFadden. John was a 1951 graduate of Allentown High School and was a Navy Veteran of the Korean War. He was a volunteer organizer for the Allentown Fair for many years, was a member and past president of the Hogan’s Social Club in Allentown, and was a lifetime member of the Bocce Club, East Allentown. John enjoyed playing golf.

Survivors: Daughter: Cheryl McFadden-Sabet of Fountain Hill, Sister: Denise wife of Robert Wilt of Macungie, 4 Grandchildren and 1 Great-Granddaughter. He was predeceased by a Son: Dennis J. McFadden.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Friday, at St. Paul’s Catholic Church 920 S. 2nd St. Allentown. A calling hour will be held on Friday, from 9:00 A.M. to 10 A.M. in the Church.


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