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Susan T. Chapkovich


Susan Chapkovich, 65, of Allentown passed away June 24th at her home. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late William and Veronica Chapkovich. She was a customer consultant at Dun and Bradstreet since 2015, prior to that she worked many years in banking. Susan was an ardent animal lover and loved her dogs Izzy and Dasher.

She is survived by her sister Barbara Anne Sames and husband Roger W. Sames of Allentown; her aunt Eleanor M. Chapkovich of Allentown; uncle Alfred J. Chapkovich of Mississippi; nephews Bill and wife Vicki and Mike and wife Michelle; nieces Amy and Heather; great nephews Aaron and Micah and great niece Mikayla; grand nephew Cody, Grand niece Zoe, along with extended family. She was predeceased by her parents and a brother William Jr.

Services: prayer service graveside at Holy Saviour Cemetery, 2575 Linden Street, Bethlehem at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 19th. Arrangements by Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown.

Contributions: donations can be made in her memory to The Sanctuary at Haafsville, safe haven for cats and dogs, www.thesanctuarypa.org.