Gertrude E. “Trudy” (Schuck) McMullen, 88, of Bethlehem, formerly of New Tripoli, died Tuesday, January 22, 2013. She was the wife of the late Eugene F. McMullen.
Born in Brooklyn, NY, July 31, 1924, Trudy was the daughter of the late William and Gertrude (Schwarz) Schuck. She was a graduate of Andrew Jackson High School, Rosedale, NY. Trudy worked in various professions in Manhattan, including the Newsweek Magazine and as a hand model in the advertising profession. She was a member of St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, Orefield. Trudy will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Survivors: Children, Michael F. McMullen (Pam) of Camp Hill, Patricia A. Johnston of Sarasota, FL, Thomas E. McMullen (Nancy) of Whitehall, Margaret M. McMullen of New Tripoli, Raymond E. McMullen (June) of Bath, Barbara L. McMullen of Allentown, Christine C. Rothdeutsch (Barry) of Bethlehem; 14 grandchildren; 22 great grandchildren; predeceased in death by great grandchildren, Maggie May and Kanon.
Services: A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 11:00 a.m. Monday, January 28, 2013 at St. Joseph the Worker Roman Catholic Church, 1879 Applewood Drive, Orefield. A visitation period will be held from 10:00 - 11:00 a.m. Monday in the church. Interment will follow the Mass at Resurrection Cemetery, Wescosville. The Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., in Schnecksville is in charge of arrangements.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Lehigh County Meals on Wheels and/or the Second Harvest Food Bank both in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box # 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.