Marian P. (Howerter) Philip, 66 of Fogelsville, died Sunday, November 4, 2012 at ManorCare Health Services, Salisbury Township. She was the wife of Bruce A. Philip. The couple celebrated their 45th wedding anniversary last May 6.
Born in Allentown, October 10, 1946, Marian was the daughter of the late Edwin N. Howerter and Perma E. (Blose) Reeser. She was employed as an independent direct sales consultant for Home Interiors & Gifts, Inc. for 20 years before retiring in 2004. She was a member of Jordan United Church of Christ, Allentown.
Survivors: In addition to her husband; children, Michelle L. Proffit and her husband, Brian of Palmerton, Shawn A. Philip and his fiancé Lori Kressler of Bethlehem, Douglas P.J. Philip of Germansville; three grandchildren
Services: Funeral services will be held 1:30 p.m. Friday, November 9, 2012 in the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville with the Rev. Dr. David Charles Smith officiating. Family and friends may pay their respects from 7 - 8:30 p.m. Thursday and 12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Friday, in the funeral home. Interment will follow the service at Highland Memorial Park Cemetery, Allentown.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Jordan U.C.C. Memorial Fund c/o the funeral home, P.O. Box # 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.