Barbara (Clements) Reinoehl, 83, of Bethlehem, passed away Friday, November 15, 2019 at Moravian Village. Born in Johnstown, PA she was the daughter of the late Willis and Margaret (Collins) Clements. Barbara was the wife of John “Ben” Reinoehl with whom she shared 59 years of marriage. She was a graduate of Liberty High School and attained her Bachelor of Biology from Bucknell University, where she was an active member of the Tri Delta Sorority and also served as the class treasurer. Upon graduation in 1957 Barbara moved to Bethlehem where she took a job at Bethlehem Steel and later worked as a bacteriologist in the Laboratory at St. Luke’s Hospital. Barbara was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Bethlehem. She was an avid golfer and played weekly at the Saucon Valley Country Club. Barbara a member of the Daughters of The American Revolution, enjoyed history, reading, gardening, painting, playing bridge and laughing with her many good friends. She will be remembered as a wonderful and loving homemaker by her family.
SURVIVORS: In addition to her husband Ben, Barbara will be lovingly remembered by her son, Jonathan Reinoehl and wife Karen Ann; daughter, Elizabeth Reinoehl-McClaskey and husband Stephen; brother, Tom Clements and wife Anne; sisters, Virginia Kober and Carol Clements-Tinoco and grandchildren, Lauren McClaskey, Jacob McClaskey and Jonathan McClaskey.
SERVICES: A memorial service will take place at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, November 19, 2019 in First Presbyterian Church, 2344 Center Street, Bethlehem 18017 where the family will receive friends and relatives from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service. Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden Street, Bethlehem has been entrusted with arrangements. A memory tribute may be placed at www.cantelmifuneralhome.com.
CONTRIBUTIONS: In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to The Bethlehem Public Library, 11 West Church Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018.
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