Barbara N. Hohe Barbara N. Hohe

Barbara N. Hohe, 84, of Bethlehem, passed away Thursday, December 27, 2018 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg Campus. She was the wife of Franklin W. Hohe, to whom she was married for over 42 years. Born in Teaneck, NJ, she was a daughter of the late Paul A. and Mildred (Springstead) Noxon. In 1956, she received a B.S. in Biology from Bucknell University. She was a member of the Cathedral Church of the Nativity Bethlehem and very active with their choir. She was a former member of the Bach Choir and many other musical organizations. Barbara volunteered for St. Luke’s Hospital, Bethlehem and formerly was an ESL tutor.

Survivors, husband Franklin; daughter Judith G. Bowen and her companion Jodi Crupi of Westfield NJ, Pamela A. Smith and her husband Guy of Effort; sister Jane DeWitt, of Cary, NC; stepson, Michael Christopher and his wife Lauren of San Diego, CA; stepdaughter Margaret E., wife of Steven Haug of Laughlin, NV; grandchildren Lucas and Timothy Bowen Crupi, Morgan Vols, Amanda and Wesley Hohe. She was predeceased by her son Bruce David.

Memorial Service: 10:30 AM, Saturday, January 5 at the Cathedral Church of the Nativity, 321 Wyandotte Street, Bethlehem.

Contributions can be made in memory of Barbara to Nativity Cathedral Choir Fund, 18015.

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