Bernard T. Traupman, 81, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Sunday, September 29th, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg Campus, Bethlehem.
Born in Bethlehem on March 8, 1938, he was a son of the late Frank & Estelle (Arndt) Traupman.
He was the husband of Barbara A. (Wallace) Traupman. The couple celebrated 60 years of marriage.
Bernard was a graduate of Liberty High School.
He retired as a printer from Seiders Printing, Pottsville.
In addition to his wife, Bernard is also survived by a son, Scott Traupman & wife, Brenda, Schuylkill Haven, two daughters, Christine Osatchuck & husband, Timmy, Auburn, and Julie Putlock, Schuylkill Haven, grandchildren: Paul Leonard, Andrew Putlock, Joseph Traupman, Rebecca Saterfield, Jessica Fryer, James Tolan, Stephen Griffin, Timothy Osatchuck, & Tyler Osatchuck, and great-grandchildren: Mason, & Sarah Saterfield, Emily, & Lucy Leonard, Kassidy, Abby, & Ava Fryer, Kaitlynn Thacker, and James Tolan.
Bernard is also survived by a sister, Dolores Yelsits & husband, Richard, Bath, and a brother, Kerry Traupman & wife, Linda, Bethlehem.
A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be conducted at Geschwindt-Stabingas Funeral Home, Inc., Schuylkill Haven, at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday, October 3rd.
A viewing will be held Thursday from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.
Interment will be privately held at the family's convenience.