Patricia J. Kocher October 15, 1954 - November 30, 2022

Patricia Jean Kocher, 68, of Allentown, passed away Wednesday, November 30, 2022, at her residence. Born in 1954, she was the daughter of the late Morris and Phyllis (Daniels) Pezoldt. She was the wife of Francis L. Kocher, with whom she shared 42 years of marriage.

Pat worked for many years at Grim’s Bakery Shop. She then would work at the deli at the former Laneco Supermarket. After her time at Laneco, Pat would own and operate her own delicatessen for over 25 years, Pat Kocher’s Deli. She also enjoyed being an avid Philadelphia Phillies fan.

In addition to her husband Frank, Pat is survived by her children, Kristin Eggleston, wife of Keith, and Robert Kocher, husband of Jessica, sister, Dolores “Dee” Erney, wife of Barry, grandchildren Andrew and Amelia. She was predeceased by her brother Michael Pezoldt and sister Sharon Mertz.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, December 4, 2022 at Stephens Funeral Home, 274 N. Krocks Rd. Allentown, PA 18106, at 2:00 PM. A visitation will be held from 1-2 prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers, Consider contributions to Stephens Funeral Home to help Pat’s family in offsetting the funeral costs.


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