Peter L. Mayes Peter L. Mayes

Peter L. Mayes, 90, of Allentown, died February 3, 2019 in the Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. He was the loving husband of Jean (Sherry) Mayes and the late Frances (Geiger) Mayes. Peter was a commercial construction superintendent for various contractors from 1948 until retiring in 1987. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Michael J. and Gertrude (Walter) Mess. He was a member of the Carpenters Local Union since 1948.

Survivors: Wife: Jean S. Mayes of Allentown, Children: Jean M. Kloss of Kissimmee Florida, Ruth T. wife of Michael Kordwitz of Kutztown, Linda A. wife of Mark Feiertag of Emmaus and Paul J. Mayes of Bethlehem, Step-Children: Sherrie Schellhamer of New Tripoli and Donna wife of Joe Vicoso of Bath and Many Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a Son: Peter M. Mayes.

A funeral service will be held on Thursday at 10 A.M. in the J.S. Burkholder Funeral Home, 16th and Hamilton Sts., Allentown. Call Thursday, from 9 A.M. to 10 A.M. in the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Peter’s memory to St. Jude’s Childrens' Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

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