Lois E. Riedy August 26, 1935 - September 16, 2021

Lois E. Riedy, 86, of Allentown, passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021, in her home. She was the wife of the late Forrest M. Riedy who passed away August 12, 2021.  They celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary last July. Lois was born in Allentown, a daughter of the late Kenneth and Esther (Gaffney) Derr. She was a graduate of Allentown H.S. Lois was a lifetime member of the former St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Allentown. Her loves in life were Jesus Christ, her husband, family and friends and daily walks in the Lehigh Parkway.

Survivors: Sons, Scott L. Hoffman and his significant other Terrie L. Schmidt of Bethlehem, Todd J. Hoffman and his wife Lisa A. of Allentown, Mark F. Riedy and his wife Kim M. of Chesapeake, VA; daughters, Cindy J. Potts and her husband Jeffrey of Coopersburg, Sherry L. Stephens and her husband James E. of Allentown, Lori A. Harter and her husband Gary L. of Northampton; eleven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Lois is survived by a brother and was predeceased by her brother Donald.

Services: 3:00 P.M. Sunday, September 19, 2021 in the Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. 274 North Krocks Road, Allentown. Calling hour 2:00 – 3:00 P.M. in the funeral home. Interment will be private in the Arlington Memorial Park, Whitehall. www.stephensfuneral.com.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 (www.stjude.org/donate) or American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73213 (www.cancer.org).


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