|Birth: ||Nov. 9, 1911|
|Death: ||Oct. 1, 2006|
The Morning Call, Allentown, PA, October 3, 2006
Helena L. Bortz, 94, of Hellertown, died October 1, 2006 in Mary Ellen Nursing Home. Born in Lower Saucon Township, she was a daughter of the late William and Laura (Cressman) Reiss. She was the widow of Ronald K. Smith, who died in 1958, and George Bortz, who died in 1989. She was a homemaker for several Hellertown families when she was younger. She was a member of New Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church, Leithsville.
Survivors: Daughter, Claudia, wife of Donald Koch, of Hellertown; brother, William Reiss of Hellertown; sister, Edith Mindler of Allentown; grandchildren, Gail Larkin, Allen and Chad Koch; great- grandchildren, Sean, Colin, and Tiffany.
Services: Wednesday, October 4, 2 p.m., Hellertown Union Cemetery. Calling hours will be private. The Falk Funeral Home & Crematory, Hellertown, is in charge of arrangements.
William Henry Reiss (1885 - 1956)
Laura Cressman Leith Reiss (1884 - 1979)
Ronald K. Smith (1909 - 1958)*
Daughter Reiss (1907 - 1907)*
Earl Lester Reiss (1907 - 1908)*
Edith M. Reiss Mindler (1909 - 2010)*
Emma S. Reiss (1910 - 1911)*
Helena L. Reiss Bortz (1911 - 2006)
William E. Reiss (1922 - 2008)*
Created by: John Davies
Record added: Apr 08, 2012
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