Alma P. Spayd Alma P. Spayd
Alma P. Spayd, 100, of Allentown, passed away Sunday, September 24, 2017 in Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Luther E. Spayd. Born in Ironton, she was a daughter of the late Harvey and Annie L. (Fisher) Fosnocht. She was a sewing machine operator for the former Allison Manufacturing Company for 33 years before retiring. She was a member of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, Trexlertown. Alma volunteered for over 59 years for Lehigh County Blind Association and belonged to Trexlertown and Fogelsville Senior Citizens.

Survivors: daughters, Annie Mertz; Marcia “Tootie” Mohr; Mae Spayd; six grandchildren, David Faust and wife Annmarie, Marlena wife of Terry Kratzer, Linda wife of Thomas Engleman, Tammy wife of John Reiss, Robin wife of Timothy Reitz; Ann Marie Faust; thirteen great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by two brothers and six sisters.

Services: 11:00 am Wednesday, September 27, 2017 at Schmoyer Funeral Home, 8926 Brookdale Rd., Breinigsville. A calling hour will begin at 10:00 am.

In lieu of flowers, a donation in Alma’s memory may be made to Center for Vision Loss, 845 W. Wyoming St., Allentown, PA 18103.

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