Irene L. Csekitz, 75, of Lower Saucon Township, died Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at her residence. She was the wife of Dennis Wayne Csekitz. Irene was born in Fountain Hill on Aug. 18, 1942 to the late Edwin W. and Edna (Karg) Freeman. Irene worked in food service for Canteen and Sodexo Dining Service at Stabler Arena and Lehigh University until retiring. She was a member of First United Church of Christ, Hellertown. She was known as the “Queen of Wassergass.”
In addition to her loving husband of 53 years; children: John D. (Diane) of East Greenville, Jill D. (Kim Johnson) of Austin, Texas; sister: Dorothy J. Freeman of Hellertown; grandchildren: Zach and Erin. She was predeceased by brothers: Edward G. and William Freeman; sister: Mildred Hill.
Family and friends are invited to call from 10 to 11 a.m. Monday, July 30, 2018 at the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 326 Main St., Hellertown. The calling hour will be followed by the service at 11 a.m. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to VNA of St. Luke’s, 240 Union Station Plaza, 1st Floor, Bethlehem, PA 18018 and/or her church, 501 Northampton St., Hellertown, PA 18055.