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Kathleen M. Ammend

December 19, 1944 — July 9, 2022

Kathleen M. Ammend, 77, of Bethlehem, passed away on Saturday July 9, 2022 at Holy Family Manor, Bethlehem. She was the wife of Joseph Ammend. Kathy was born on December 19, 1944 in Fountain Hill to the late Joseph and Mary (Churilla) Guman. A graduate of Fountain Hill High School, she worked for the Bethlehem Area School District where she became head custodian of her former alma mater. She was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help, Bethlehem Twp. Kathy was an amazing cook and baker and enjoyed entertaining family and friends. Her house had an open-door policy where any and all were welcomed to join in on her feasts, whether it was a holiday meal or backyard BBQ, she was happy to feed and entertain all.

Survivors: In addition to her husband of 21 years; daughters: Nikki Bokan of Bethlehem, Tina (Adam) Gray of Goshen, IN, Deb (Rob) New of Middlebury, IN; grandchildren: Colin, Morgan, Matthew, Tressa, Lelia and Nicholas; brothers: Joseph (Virginia) Guman of Bethlehem, Gerald (Sachiko) Guman of Fountain Hill. Predeceased by brothers: Donald and Patrick Guman; sister and best friend Martha Chase.

Service: Family and friends invited to call 10-11 a.m. Monday July 25, 2022 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 3219 Santee Road, Bethlehem, PA 18020 followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at 11 a.m. The inurnment will conclude services at the Holy Saviour Cemetery, Bethlehem.

Contributions: In lieu of flowers, to her church.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Connell Funeral Home, Inc.-Bethlehem.

Holy Saviour Cemetery
2575 Linden St.
Bethlehem PA 18017

Calling Hour
Monday, July 25, 2022
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
3219 Santee Rd
Bethlehem PA 18020

Mass of Christian Burial
Monday, July 25, 2022
11:00 AM
Our Lady of Perpetual Help
3219 Santee Rd
Bethlehem PA 18020
(610) 867-8409

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

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