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Shirley E. (Angle) Frankett

January 8, 1930 ~ January 19, 2024 (age 94) 94 Years Old

Shirley Frankett Obituary


Shirley Elaine (Angle) Frankett, aged 94, peacefully passed away on January 19, 2024, in Bethlehem. She was born on January 8, 1930, to the late Charles E. and Nancy M. (Fahs) Angle. Shirley was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Robert J. Frankett.


Having worked as a retail clerk for Partridge in a Pear Tree, Berwick Industries, and Jud Smull Cards & Gifts, Shirley retired in 1994. She was a member of Christ Church UCC in Bethlehem, participating in the senior club and friendship club. Shirley was also a skilled knitter and part of the Why Knot Knitting Group at East Hills Moravian Church. She was an enthusiastic Eagles, Phillies, and Penn State fan.


Shirley is survived by her daughter, Nancy Costa and her husband Greg; son, James Frankett and his wife Esther; grandchildren, Jamie Vassallo and her husband James, Jay Frankett and his fiancé Maria Petrillo, and Jenni Kuhns and her husband Stephen; great grandchildren, Olivia Kuhns, Patricia Kuhns, Ruby Vassallo, Franklyn Vassallo, Ella Vassallo, and Jacob Frankett. She was predeceased by sisters, Sara Ungerer, Jean Bailey, Doris Gehman, Marjorie Freefield, and Ruth Hottle; brother, Edgar Angle.


Services will be private at the convenience of the family. The Cantelmi Long Funeral Home, Bethlehem, is entrusted with the arrangements. Memories and condolences can be shared at www.cantelmifuneralhome.com.


Contributions: In lieu of flowers, contributions in Shirley’s memory can be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 6704 Hagerstown, MD 21741.


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