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Shirley D. (Diehl) Koch

March 19, 1937 ~ May 11, 2018 (age 81)

Shirley D. (Diehl) Koch, 81, of Coopersburg, PA., passed away Friday, May 11, 2018 in the St. Luke’s Hospital in Bethlehem, PA.  She was the wife of the late Robert Koch.  Shirley was born in Richlandtown, PA. a daughter to the late Thomas and Laura (Knappenberger) Diehl.  Survivors include daughters, Janet wife of Joseph Weitzer of Broken Arrow, OK., Elizabeth Guiranna of Flourtown, PA., Samantha wife of Joseph Suder of Perkasie, PA., and Maxine York of Wilmington, DE.; sons, Herbert C. (Susan) Webber, Jr. of Laureldale, PA. and Raymond P. (Susan) Webber of Quakertown, PA;  sisters,  Joyce wife of Andrew Quackenbos of Laureldale , PA., Mabel Kirk of North Wales, PA.,  Nancy wife of Larry Shaw Sr. of Orefield, PA.,  Sallie wife of Grant Fronheiser of Bechtelsville, PA.,  Faye wife of Jim Shelly of Quakertown, PA., and  Floss wife of Gary Andrews of Breinigsville, PA.; Twenty-two grandchildren and fourteen great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her daughter Virginia Moser; sisters Marguerite Kulp and Sylvia Emma Jane Griffith and brothers Thomas Diehl and Paul Wolf.  Her funeral service will be held on Wednesday, May 16, 2018 in the Robert S. Nester Funeral Home, 8405 Kings Highway New Tripoli, PA. 18066, at 11:00 AM. with a calling hour to begin at 10AM. Interment will be at the convenience of the family in Jacobs Union Cemetery, New Tripoli, PA.  Rev. Scott L. Shay will officiate.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made payable to the funeral home to help offset her final expenses.  

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