Leontine J. Knauss June 27, 1923 - September 21, 2021

Leontine J. Knauss, 98, a long-time resident of Allentown, passed away Tuesday, September 21, 2021, in the Villa’s at Fellowship Community, Whitehall. She was the wife of the late William H. Knauss. Born in Allentown she was a daughter of the late Alvin W. and Dorothy M. (Reinert) Grasley. Leontine was a graduate of Allentown H.S. She worked as a receptionist and bookkeeper for various businesses in the Lehigh Valley for many years. Mrs. Knauss was a member of Christ UCC, Schoenersville.

Survivors: Sons: Dr. Jeffrey W. Knauss and his wife Dr. Linda K. Knauss of Norristown, Craig A. Knauss and his wife Betsy M. Knauss of Whitehall; Grandchildren: Justin Knauss and his wife Shai of Whitehall, Shelly Keller and her husband Matt of Feasterville; Great-grandson: Julian Knauss. Leontine was predeceased by her brother Walbert S. Grasley and her sister Althea E. Horvath.

Services: 10:30 am Saturday, Stephens Funeral Home, Inc., 274 N. Krocks Rd., Allentown 18106. There will be a visitation from 10:00 – 10:30 am Saturday in the funeral home. www.stephensfuneral.com.

Contributions: Christ UCC Schoenersville, 5050 Airport Rd., Allentown 18109.


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