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Louise (Taylor) Polenchar

May 22, 1935 ~ January 19, 2021 (age 85)

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Louise Polenchar, 85, of Bethlehem, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, January 19, 2021 while in the care of Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Fountain Hill. She was the loving wife of the late Stephen R. Polenchar. Born in Martins Ferry, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late William and Louise (Lelgett) Taylor. Louise was a member of Our Lady Of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, Bethlehem and the Slovak Catholic Union. 

Survivors: She will be lovingly remembered by her Daughter Karen Yelovich and husband Ned of Kitty Hawk, NC; son Vincent Polenchar and wife Julie of Allentown; brothers Warren Taylor and his wife Elaine of Bethlehem and Vernon Taylor and his wife Dorian of Suffield, CT; sister in law Lorian Taylor of Wheeling, WV; grandsons Jason (Holly Green), Vincent Polenchar and Daniel Polenchar; granddaughter Tanya Polenchar and 3 loving great grandchildren. Louise was preceded in death by her brother Brian Taylor. 

Services: A Viewing will be held on Friday, January 22, 2021 from 10 A.M. to 11 A.M. at the Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, 500 Linden Street, Bethlehem, PA 18018. Graveside services will follow at Holy Saviour Cemetery. A memory tribute may be placed at

Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a Charity of your choice. 

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January 22, 2021

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Cantelmi Long Funeral Home
500 Linden Street
Bethlehem, PA

Graveside Service
January 22, 2021

11:30 AM
Holy Saviour Cemetery
857 E. Langhorne Avenue
Bethlehem, PA

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