William J. Leitgep May 8, 1939 - February 11, 2020

William J. Leitgep, 80, formerly of Allentown, passed away Tuesday, February 11, 2020 in Lutheran Home at Topton. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Walter and Evelyn T. (Gaffney) Leitgep. Willie was a sewing machine operator at Quebec Sportswear for many years before retiring. Previously, he worked at various garages in the area and Paula Vending. Willie enjoyed making clothing and socializing with anyone. He was a very friendly happy person.

Survivors: Sisters: Carol A. Heller and her husband Ronald Heller, Sr. of Slatington, Patricia J. Handwerk, wife of the late Ronald Handwerk of Kutztown; Willie is also survived by many nieces & nephews, great nieces & nephews and great great nieces & nephews. He was predeceased by brothers Richard and John and sister Gail Briele.

Services: A private interment will be held at a later date. Arrangements by Stephens Funeral Home, Inc. www.stephensfuneral.com

In lieu of flowers Contributions may be made to the family to help with expenses and mailed to Stephens Funeral Home, Inc., 274 N. Krocks Road, Allentown 18106.


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