Ray F. Mack, 99, formerly of Slatington passed away Friday, November 13, 2020 at Sacred Heart Assisted Living, Northampton. He was the husband of the late Lorraine M. (Benner) Mack for 68 years prior to her passing in 2016. Born in Slatedale on September 27, 1921, he was the son of the late Francis and Erna (Roberts) Mack.
A decorated US Army veteran, Ray served in the European Theater during WWII, receiving several awards including the Bronze Star.
Ray worked for Bethlehem Steel as an electrician, before retiring in 1983. He was a member of St. John’s UCC, where he was active on church consistory and the property committee.
Ray is survived by sons: David R. Mack and wife Donna of Northampton, Robert F. Mack of Hillsborough, NJ; Daughter: Kathryn M. and husband Kurt Steigerwalt of Lehighton; 6 Grandchildren; 9 Great-Grandchildren; brothers: Kenneth Mack, Mark Mack, Arnold Mack; sisters: Erma Feinour, Mae Vogel, Nancy Mack, Betty Bobal. He was pre-deceased by daughter-in-law CarylAnn Stroud Mack, wife of Robert, brother: Donald Mack, sisters: Grace Roth and Anna Werley.
Private family services will be held at Union Cemetery, Slatington. Arrangements are under the care of Harding Funeral Home, Slatington. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be sent to St. John’s UCC, General Fund, 15 S. Second St, Slatington PA.