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Orson Beam

(  - 07 Nov 1960)

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Orson Beam

Eva Lieberman Anna Cole Moser
Living Daughter


Easton Express, Tuesday, November 11, 1960, Page 17
Orson H. Beam, 35, Found Dead In Car
Orson H. Beam, 35, Allentown R.D. 4, was found dead in his parked car on New Road at Brodheads, Bethlehem Township, yesterday.

Northampton County Coroner George T. Kametz said Beam died of a gunshot wound of the chest Kametz certified the death as a suicide.

Beam was pronounced dead at the scene by Dr. Jhn Walsh, of the staff of St. Luke's Hospital, Fountain Hill.

State Police at Bethlehem investigated. Police said that Beam had been hunting in the area earlier in the day.

The body was discover by Michael Horvath and Clyde Bonser, both of Miller Heights, who also were hunting in the area.

Mr. Beam was born in Bethlehem, a son of Seldon and Anna Moser Beam.

He was a member of the Lutheran Congregation of Dryland Union Church, Hecktown.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his widow, the former Eva Lieberman; a daughter, Patricia, at home; a brother, Seldon, Bethlehem, and five sisters, Mrs. Marion Steckel, Allentown; Mrs. William Kunsman, Bethlehem R.D. 1; Mrs. Ralph Woodring and Mrs. Michael Prestipino, both of Easton, and Mrs. Harvey Walters, Bethlehem.

The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Friday in the Schisler Funeral Home, Northampton.

Marion F. Beam
Living Daughter
Orson Beam
Living Daughter
Living Son
Dorothea M. Beam
Geraldine Adele Beam


Last Updated on: January 29, 2007

Daughter of William Knauss and Elizabeth
Born: July 1860
Died 09 Oct 1927.