In memory of
Winifred Worley
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In memory of
Winifred Worley
Winifred Worley EASTON Winifred Worley, 93, of Easton, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Abington Manor. Born July 21, 1925, in Fountain Hill, PA, she was a daughter of the late Edward D. Bamford and Hilda (Drauch) Bamford Santamaria. She was the stepdaughter of the late Carmello Santamaria. Her husband, Jacque D. Worley, passed away Jan. 2, 2002, two weeks before their 44th wedding anniversary. She graduated from Easton High School Class of 1942. Winnie was employed as a secretary most of her adult life and in later years as a legal secretary, retiring in 2004. She was a longtime Easton Red Rover fan, who only missed one Thanksgiving Day football game since 1940. An avid Philadelphia Eagles fan, she was a season ticket holder for 37 years. Winnie was a lifelong member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Easton, where she was a past president of the former LCW and a member of the current WELCA. She served as coordinator of the church's visitation program at Gracedale since 1980. A member of Rice-Ebner American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 588 since 1949, she served three terms as president and treasurer and was membership and VA and rehabilitation chairman for more than 50 years. A member and past president of the auxiliary four-county council of Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe and Northampton, she also served as a department district president and eastern vice president. She was a volunteer at the Southeastern Veterans Center in Spring City, PA, since 2000 making weekly visits with about 30 residents. Winifred had served as the auxiliary representative to the facility. Winnie was a partner and past chapeau of Northampton County Salon No. 182, Eight & Forty, serving as caissiere and children and youth chairman for more than 50 years. She had been Democratic Committeewoman for the 12th Ward of the City of Easton. She was the first female chair of the Easton Democratic City Committee. In earlier years, she was a member and past president of the Easton High Varsity Mothers, active in the Webster and Cheston Elementary Schools' PTA and was a Brownie leader. Surviving are a daughter, Marianne L. Heimbach and her husband, Timothy Sr., of Easton; a son, James E. Worley and his wife, Susan, of Palmer Township; a grandson, Timothy Heimbach Jr. and his wife, Megan; a granddaughter, Jacquelyn E. Torres and her husband, Lance; three great-grandchildren, Delaney and Chase Heimbach, and L.J. Torres, and two half-sisters, Mary Misiura and her husband, Michael, and Jane Williamson. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by two brothers, Edward "Ned" and James Bamford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., 602 W. Berwick Street, Easton. Call Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. and Monday 10 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Hay's Cemetery. Offer online condolences at www.strunkfh.com . Memorials may be made to Lil Rovers, c/o City of Easton, 123 S. Third St., Easton, PA 18042 Attn: Recreation or Southeastern Veterans Center, 1 Veterans Dr., Spring City, PA 19475. Strunk Funeral Home Inc. 602 W. Berwick St. Easton, PA 18042 (610) 252-8875
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In memory of
Winifred Worley
Winifred Worley EASTON Winifred Worley, 93, of Easton, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019, in Abington Manor. Born July 21, 1925, in Fountain Hill, PA, she was a daughter of the late Edward D. Bamford and Hilda (Drauch) Bamford Santamaria. She was the stepdaughter of the late Carmello Santamaria. Her husband, Jacque D. Worley, passed away Jan. 2, 2002, two weeks before their 44th wedding anniversary. She graduated from Easton High School Class of 1942. Winnie was employed as a secretary most of her adult life and in later years as a legal secretary, retiring in 2004. She was a longtime Easton Red Rover fan, who only missed one Thanksgiving Day football game since 1940. An avid Philadelphia Eagles fan, she was a season ticket holder for 37 years. Winnie was a lifelong member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Easton, where she was a past president of the former LCW and a member of the current WELCA. She served as coordinator of the church's visitation program at Gracedale since 1980. A member of Rice-Ebner American Legion Auxiliary Unit No. 588 since 1949, she served three terms as president and treasurer and was membership and VA and rehabilitation chairman for more than 50 years. A member and past president of the auxiliary four-county council of Carbon, Lehigh, Monroe and Northampton, she also served as a department district president and eastern vice president. She was a volunteer at the Southeastern Veterans Center in Spring City, PA, since 2000 making weekly visits with about 30 residents. Winifred had served as the auxiliary representative to the facility. Winnie was a partner and past chapeau of Northampton County Salon No. 182, Eight & Forty, serving as caissiere and children and youth chairman for more than 50 years. She had been Democratic Committeewoman for the 12th Ward of the City of Easton. She was the first female chair of the Easton Democratic City Committee. In earlier years, she was a member and past president of the Easton High Varsity Mothers, active in the Webster and Cheston Elementary Schools' PTA and was a Brownie leader. Surviving are a daughter, Marianne L. Heimbach and her husband, Timothy Sr., of Easton; a son, James E. Worley and his wife, Susan, of Palmer Township; a grandson, Timothy Heimbach Jr. and his wife, Megan; a granddaughter, Jacquelyn E. Torres and her husband, Lance; three great-grandchildren, Delaney and Chase Heimbach, and L.J. Torres, and two half-sisters, Mary Misiura and her husband, Michael, and Jane Williamson. In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by two brothers, Edward "Ned" and James Bamford. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the Strunk Funeral Home, Inc., 602 W. Berwick Street, Easton. Call Sunday 2 to 4 p.m. and Monday 10 to 11 a.m. in the funeral home. Burial will be in Hay's Cemetery. Offer online condolences at www.strunkfh.com . Memorials may be made to Lil Rovers, c/o City of Easton, 123 S. Third St., Easton, PA 18042 Attn: Recreation or Southeastern Veterans Center, 1 Veterans Dr., Spring City, PA 19475. Strunk Funeral Home Inc. 602 W. Berwick St. Easton, PA 18042 (610) 252-8875
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