Marie DeLong Weiss Marie DeLong Weiss

Marie DeLong Weiss, born August 14, 1929, died February 8, 2017 with her husband of 65 years by her side. She was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, artist, art educator, who traveled the world and loved the beach. Marie earned a BA in Art and a MA in Art Education from Kutztown University, both while raising 4 kids and 1 husband. Some highlights of a busy life and career include teaching art at Palmerton Area School District from 1973-1993, serving as an Elder at First Presbyterian Church, Allentown, Pennsylvania and creating a beautiful mural in the Allentown Hospital pediatric wing with Junior Aides.

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth B. Weiss, sons: Thomas E. Weiss and his wife Jaime, Daniel J. Weiss and his wife Nancy, daughter: Sally Weiss, 6 grandchildren, 1 great granddaughter, sisters: Jean Nederostek and Audrey, wife of John Fillippo. She was predeceased by son, Kenneth B. Weiss Jr.

A memorial service will be held on Saturday, February 11th at 1PM in the Chapel at the First Presbyterian Church of Allentown, 3231 W Tilghman Street, Allentown PA 18104. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in Fellowship Hall at the church.

In lieu of flowers contributions in memory of Marie can be made to First Presbyterian Church, Allentown.

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