Mary E. Pope May 17, 1993 - July 23, 2022

Mary Elizabeth Pope 29, of Allentown, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ at 11:11 A.M. Saturday, July 23, 2022. Mary was surrounded by her loving family. She was born May 17, 1993 a daughter of Bethany (Hanna) Pope of Allentown and the late Matthew R. Pope. Mary was engaged to be married on December 17, 2022 to Brice Joseph a Capital police officer Harrisburg, PA. Mary attended Salisbury High School, received her diploma in English from Moravian College, and her master’s degree from Cedar Crest College. She was dually certified to teach English and Social Studies. She taught at several different schools including Sunday school and participated in many mission trips. Mary was a fierce woman of God, a member of Faith Church in Allentown, an avid reader (especially the Bible), a friend to everyone…especially those in need. She will be forever loved and missed.

Mary is survived by her mother, fiancé, maternal grandparents Ed and Brenda Hanna of Allentown, her brothers Matthew R. Pope II and his wife Kyla of Titusville, Florida, and Dustin and Dylan of Allentown.

Services: 11:00 A.M. Thursday, July 28, 2022 in Faith Church 6528 Hamilton Blvd, Allentown. Call 10:00 – 11:00 A.M. in the church. Interment will be in the Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church Cemetery, Allentown.  Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. www.stephensfuneral.com.

In lieu of flowers, please donate books to your local school libraries in her honor to help further education and foster the love of reading and curiosity which Mary so loved.


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