George R. Shoemaker, Jr. George R. Shoemaker, Jr.

George R. Shoemaker, Jr., 89, of Allentown, passed away Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Cedarbrook Nursing Home, Allentown. He was the husband of the late Evelyn I. (Klotz) Shoemaker. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late George R. Sr. and Ruth E. (Missmer) Shoemaker. He was a member of Saucon Church, Coopersburg. Before retiring in 1990, he worked for 36 years at the former J.G. Furniture Co., Quakertown, beginning as a sprayer and retiring as a group leader. He was a volunteer for the L.V. Area on Aging, the Smoke Free Environment Organization and for a long time at Cedarbrook, in the gift shop.

Survivors, son, Larry R.,Sr. , daughters, Susan R. Schaninger and Joanne, wife of the late Dennis G. Reiss, all of Allentown; sister Marie Schuch of Northampton; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother Raymond, sisters Mildred Shoemaker and Laura Sostak and a granddaughter, Kimberly Schaninger.

Services, Memorial, 11:00 AM, Thursday, October 12 at Trexler Funeral Home, 1625 W. Highland St. No calling hours.

Contributions can be made in his memory to Cedarbrook N.H., c/o Activity Dept., 350 S. Cedarbrook Rd., Allentown, 18104.

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