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Edward F. Sperlbaum

Edward Sperlbaum, 64, of Allentown passed away June 24th at his home. He was the husband of Gail (Schneck) Sperlbaum for more than 42 years. He worked as a machinist for many years. He had worked at Ingersoll Rand for 23 years, as well as jobs at Lanta and Verizon. Edward and Gail were members of the GWRRA Chapter-Y Motorcycle Club.

He is survived by his wife; mother Margaret (Check) Sperlbaum; son Justin Sperlbaum and daughter Laura Anoai both of Florida and daughter Sara Vinson at home; sisters Marie Silfies and Ann Rogers; grandchildren Claire, Grace, Keanu and Ariyanna as well as extended family.

Services: memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 14th at Jordan United Church of Christ, 1837 Church Road, Allentown with Rev. Dr. David Charles Smith officiating. Calling hour from 9:30 to 10:30 in the church. Arrangements by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown. 

Contributions can be made in his memory to Lehigh Valley Hospice, www.lvhn.org/giving.