Ethel L. (Doll) Korpics, 87, of Freemansburg, passed away peacefully on Thursday, October 7, 2021 while in the care of Gracedale Nursing Home and St. Luke’s Hospice with her daughter Francine by her side. She was the wife of the late Frank J. Korpics Sr. and they will now Celebrate their 70th Anniversary in Heaven on November 10th. Born in Allentown, Ethel was the daughter of the late Earl R.Doll and Florence (Getter) Doll Cunningham and James C. Cunningham.
Ethel will be lovingly remembered by her children Frank J. Korpics Jr. and his wife Jennifer of Hellertown, Ethel L. Korpics and her companion Mike Ross of Bethlehem Township, Lawrence Korpics and his wife Denise of Bethlehem, Francine Korpics Heft and her husband Eugene of Freemansburg; granddaughters Heather Purcell and her husband Alan, Elizabeth Korpics, Jacquelyn Korpics; her great-grandson Aidan Purcell and her loving friend Rosa Velasquez. She was preceded in death by her siblings Jean Michael, Robert Doll, Bernadette Crockett and Charles Cunningham.
Ethel’s Love for her family and friends was felt by everyone she knew. Ethel had such a giving and joyful heart towards others. She had a love for shopping, going to the casino, bingo, cooking, baking, candy making, many arts and crafts, sending greeting cards, using the F bomb with no filter, Pina Coladas, going out to eat and going for rides. Ethel was the President of the Bethlehem Township Autumn Club for 30 years and a member for 32 years. She was a previous member of the I.C.C. Ladies Auxiliary of Bethlehem Township and Freemansburg Ladies Auxiliary. Ethel planned many bus trips, events and parties over the years. Her signature red lipstick, beauty mark and love of makeup was her trademark.
Services: A Funeral Service will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018. Calling hours will be held on Tuesday evening from 6 P.M. to 8 P.M. and also on Wednesday morning from 10 A.M. until the time of the service. Burial will follow at Holy Saviour Cemetery. A memory tribute may be placed at www.cantelmifuneralhome.com.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Luke’s Hospice Development Office, 801 Ostrum Street Bethlehem, PA 18015.
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