David B. Harding April 7, 1946 - March 29, 2018

David B. Harding, 71, of Center Valley, passed away Thursday, March 29, 2018 in Cedarbrook Nursing Home, So. Whitehall Twp. He was the husband of Jane L. (Christman) Harding. They celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary in December 2017. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Freeman and Evelyn (Miller) Harding. Dave was a graduate of Southern Lehigh H.S., Class of 1964. He was an Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War. Mr. Harding was a Lehigh County Magistrate for 26 years before retiring as a Senior Judge in 2013. Previously, he was a police officer at the Allentown Airport, Coopersburg Boro and Springfield Twp. Dave was a former member (since age 16) of the Coopersburg Fire Dept. and Ambulance Corps. He was a member of Saucon Lodge # 469 F.&A.M., Coopersburg.

Survivors: Wife, Jane; Sons: David L. and his wife Barbara of Coopersburg, Brennen S. of Coopersburg; Daughter: Wendy S. Novack of Perkasie; Grandsons: Keoni, Kolbi, Ryan, Brennen Jr., Luke; Granddaughters: Jessica, Aubrie; Sister: Gladys Koder of Coopersburg.

Services: 2 pm Tuesday, Stephens Funeral Home, Inc., 274 N. Krocks Rd., Allentown. Call 6 – 8 pm Monday and 1 – 2 pm Tuesday in the funeral home. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions: In lieu of flowers to Shriners Hospitals for Children, Office of Development 2900 Rocky Point Drive, Tampa, FL 33607 OR St. Jude Children’s Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142 Memphis, TN 38148-0142

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