Leroy Ray Siegel Leroy Ray Siegel

Leroy Ray Siegel passed away Thursday, May 11, 2017 after a heroic battle with cancer. He was born May 1, 1935 in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania to the late Ray A. Siegel and Miriam Benjamin Siegel. He married his childhood sweetheart, Lucy Siegel. Leroy was a graduate of Nescopeck High School. He resided in Pennsylvania, New York, Hawaii, and North Carolina. Leroy was President and CEO of Siegel Distributors, a national automotive chemical company. Leroy was dedicated to work and family. He traveled the entire United States while playing golf in all 50 states, an item on his bucket list. He enjoyed his friends, fine automobiles, and was a member of Pinehurst Country Club.

He is survived by his loving wife and best friend, Barbara Bechtle Siegel, four sons, Dennis Siegel of Allentown, PA, Drue Siegel of Allentown, PA, Devin Siegel of Kutztown, PA, Dean Siegel of Kutztown, one daughter, Diane Felderhoff of Allentown, PA, one stepdaughter, Chris Schemick also of Allentown, PA, 9 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and a third one arriving late this summer. He is preceded in death by his two wives, the mother of his children, Lucy Siegel and Kathy Siegel.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 2 P.M. in the J. S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th and Hamilton Sts. Allentown. A calling hour will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017 from 1 P.M. to 2 P.M. in the funeral home. Entombment will be at Grandview Mausoleum, Allentown.

A reception will be announced following the entombment.

Memorials may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 1990 Fordham Dr. #100, Fayetteville, NC 28304.


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