Arlene J. Scheese
Arlene J. Scheese, 94, formerly of Lansford, entered into eternal rest Saturday, August 13, 2022 in Maple Shade Meadows, Nesquehoning. Born in Lansford, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Anna (Kleppinger) Scheese. She was employed as a presser for many garment factories throughout the area until retiring. She was a member of Grace Community Church and was a charter member of the former First Baptist Church both in Lansford. She was also 0
4da member of the Golden Agers, the Panther Valley Senior Center, and the Summit Hill Legion Ladies Auxiliary.
Surviving are many nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
She was also preceded in death by sisters Elizabeth Conigilio, Marie Maradeo, and Doris Black and brothers Elmer “Enno”, Walter, Leonard, Joseph, and Raymond.
A Funeral Service will be held Thursday, August 18, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. in the Sverchek-Blazosky Funeral Home, 340 E. Bertsch St., Lansford with Pastor Jeremy Benack officiating. Interment will be held in GAR Cemetery, Summit Hill. Call Thursday morning 10-11:00 A.M. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations will be accepted in her name to St. Luke’s Hospice , 2455 Black River Rd., Bethlehem, Pa 18015 or Grace Community Church, 18 W. Ridge St., Lansford, PA 18235. The Sverchek-Blazosky Funeral Home has been entrusted with the funeral arrangements. Online condolences at www.blazoskyfh.com.
Grace Community Church
18 W. Ridge St., Lansford PA 18232
St. Luke's Hospice
2455 Black River Rd., Bethlehem PA 18015