Loretta C. Sargent October 17, 1933 - April 26, 2017

Loretta C. Sargent, 83, of the Fellowship Community, Whitehall, passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017 in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.  She was born in Allentown a daughter of the late Angelo and Audrey (Carlini) Papacciole. Loretta was a graduate of Allentown High School and the Sacred Heart School of Nursing. She received her Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from Cedar Crest College and her Master’s Degree from the University of Scranton. Loretta was a Night Shift Nursing Supervisor for the Sacred Heart Hospital and for the Lehigh Valley Hospital for 43 years before retiring in 2009. She was a member of the Cathedral Church of St. Catharine of Siena. She was a member of the Lehigh Valley Hospital Retirees.

Survivors: Daughters, Susan L. Pagnano of Allentown and Carol L. Facchiano of Allentown; sister, Judith A. wife of Joseph Schulter of Allentown; grandchildren, Patrick Pagnano and his fiancé Aisling, Michael, Andrew and Adriana Facchiano; niece Jayme and her husband Travis Lehman; great niece Alexa and great-nephew Joseph.

Services: A Mass of Christian will be held at 10:30 A.M. Tuesday in the Cathedral Church of St. Catharine of Siena 1825 West Turner St. Allentown. Call 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. Monday in the Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. 274 North Krocks Road, Allentown.  Interment will be in the Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Allentown.


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