In memory of
Gail L. Counterman
Mrs. Gail L. Counterman Mrs. Gail L. Counterman, 64, of Lehighton, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Cedar Crest, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of Stewart Counterman. They observed their 30th wedding anniversary in June. She worked for the Just Born Candy Factory, Bethlehem, for 46 years. Born in Fountain Hill, she was a daughter of the late Raven and Patricia (Stout) Geisler. She liked bingo and enjoyed needlepoint, but she really loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Surviving in addition to her husband are a daughter, Carrie West of Lehighton; a son, Keith Schaeffer of Weatherly; three stepsons, Joseph Counterman of Mifflinburg, Stewart Counterman Jr. of Lansford and Joseph Counterman of Lehighton; three stepdaughters, Kathy Mertz of Weissport, Mary Counterman of Jessup and Tammy Troxell of Mifflinburg; two sisters, Rhonda Atkinson of Bethlehem and Donna Cox of Allentown; 18 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Service: Funeral service noon Saturday, Feb. 18, Kresge Funeral Home, 1763 Rt. 209, Brodheadsville, with the Rev. Ernest Diefenderfer officiating. Interment, Dotters Corner Cemetery. Call 6-8 p.m. Friday and 11 a.m.-noon Saturday. www.kresgefuneralhome.com .
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