Cover photo for Dr. Eleanor P. Cummins's Obituary
Dr. Eleanor P. Cummins Profile Photo

Dr. Eleanor P. Cummins

August 17, 1936 — September 20, 2018

Dr. Eleanor P. Cummins, 82, of Emmaus, PA, passed away on Thursday September 20, 2018 at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Cedar Crest in Salisbury Twp. She was born in Newark, NJ, the daughter of the late Michael and Doris (Kaufman) Goldberg. A woman of significant accomplishment with two masters degrees and a doctorate, Eleanor was a teacher, assistant principal, and a consummate educator.

She will be lovingly remembered by her son, Jon Cummins and wife Amy, daughter, Debrah Cummins Stellato and husband Fred, brother, David Marshall and wife Sandy, grandchildren, Alli and husband Matt, Sophie, Charlie, Juli, Jay and Nick, and long time companion, Don.

Ellie travelled much of the world, and was passionate about learning, animals, art, and books. She was fiercely generous and gave a great deal of her time toward the causes about which she was most enthusiastic throughout her life. She loved spending time outside, especially by the pool and in the woods near her home.

A Memorial Service will be held at 4:00pm on Monday September 24, 2018 in the Rodale Room at Miller Symphony Hall, 23 N. 6th St. Allentown, PA 18101.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Allentown Symphony, 23 N. 6th St. Allentown, PA 18101.

Funeral HomeConnell Funeral Home, Inc.
245 East Broad St.
Bethlehem PA - 18018

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Dr. Eleanor P. Cummins, please visit our flower store.

Photo Gallery


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors