Patricia A. Arnold, 84, of Whitehall, formerly of Allentown, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018 at Fellowship Manor. She was the wife of the late Francis R. Arnold Sr. (who died in December 2009). She was born in Allentown on Jan. 20, 1934 to the late Joseph J. and Frances E. (Wagner) Knise. Patricia had worked as a presser at the former Linden Manufacturing, Coopersburg. She was a member of Church of the Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Bethlehem.
Sons: Francis R. Jr. of Brodheadsville, David J. (Christine) of Whitehall; grandchildren: Daniel, Andrew and granddog Taco; great-grandchildren: Britani, Nathan, Alexandrea and Mylee. She was predeceased by brothers: Joseph and Skippy Knise.
Family and friends are invited to call from 10:45 to 11:45 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 27, 2018 at the Heintzelman Funeral Home Inc., 326 Main St., Hellertown. The calling hour will be followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 12:30 p.m. at Assumption of the BVM church, Bethlehem. The interment will conclude services at Cedar Hill Memorial Park, Allentown. Online expressions of sympathy can be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com.
Contributions may be made to her church, 4101 Old Bethlehem Pike, Bethlehem, PA 18015.