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Charles S. Horwath

September 11, 1944 — June 28, 2012

Charles S. Horwath, 67, of Bethlehem died on Thursday, June 28, 2012 in Connecticut.

He was born September 11, 1944 in Bethlehem; son of Anna M. (Kovacs) Horwath and the late William J. Horwath.

Charles is survived by his wife, Joan Ellen (Kostas) Horwath.

He was a 1962 graduate of Liberty High School and attended Manlius Prep School in 1963. Charles went on to become a graduate of West Point Military Academy and was proudly enlisted in the US Army from 1967-1971.

Charles retired as a Salesman of Railroad Products from the Bethlehem Steel Corp. where he worked from 1971-1982. From 1982-1992, Charles was the owner and operator of Elmont Steel Co. He later worked in New York City for Lehman Brothers and the Janus Group and was currently employed by Beaules, Inc. in NYC.

Charles was a parishioner of St. Anne's Catholic Church and was a member of the Trenton NJ Lodge of the Freemasons.

Charles will be lovingly remembered by his wife, Joan; mother, Anna; children, Jennifer Horwath and Pamela Bruce and her daughter, Hayley Scarlet; his brother, William Horwath and nephew, Iain Horwath.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Connell Funeral Home. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 AM on Tuesday, July 3, 2012 at St. Anne's Catholic Church 450 Washington Ave. Bethlehem, PA 18017. There will be no visitation prior to the mass. Interment will follow at Bethlehem Memorial Park.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Childrens' Research Hospital 501 St Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105.

Mass of Christian Burial
Tuesday, July 3, 2012
10:00 AM
St. Anne's Catholic Church
450 Washington Ave.
Bethlehem PA 18017

Tuesday, July 3, 2012
11:15 AM
Bethlehem Memorial Park
1851 Linden St.
Bethlehem PA 18017

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

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