Albertine Gruenke Albertine Gruenke

Albertine Gruenke, 92, of Allentown, passed away on Thursday, April 12, 2018 at home. She was the wife of Emil Gruenke. They celebrated their 69th wedding anniversary in August. Born in Germany, she was a daughter of the late Julius and Olga Stekler. She was a sewing machine operator for the former Phoenix Clothing Company. She was a member of the former St. Peter’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Allentown.

She is survived by her husband, Emil; daughter, Veronika Horn; brother, Edmond; sisters, Linda Kammerer; Ida Spielman; one grandson, Jonathan; two great-grandsons, Liam; Ryan.

Services: 11:00 am Thursday, April 19, 2018 at Trexler Funeral Home 1625 W. Highland St, Allentown. A calling hour will begin at 10:00 am.

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