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Richard Kaintz

Richard Kaintz, 71, of Allentown, died at his home Friday. Born in Coplay, he was a food delivery truck driver for A-1 Restaurant Supply for 10 years, then later at K. Heeps for 13 years.
Survivors: wife of 27 years Theresa Passaro; brothers Antonio of Catasauqua, Jeffrey and Barry of Allentown; aunt Barbara Johnson of Parhump, NV; cousin Wendy Petraglia of Orefield; many nieces, nephews and extended family. He was predeceased by a sister Phyllis and brother Arturo.
Services: viewing from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at Church of the Manger U.C.C., 1401 Greenview Dr., Bethlehem with funeral service following. The family is being assisted by the Nicos C. Elias Funeral Home, Allentown.
Contributions: to Richard's wife Theresa, c/o the funeral home.