Patrick J. Karner
Patrick J. Karner, 55, of Coplay, died Sept. 5, 2021, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. He was the husband of Robin Eckert for 25 years.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of Barbara A. (Bodisch) and the late Ludwig Karner.
He was a 1984 graduate of Whitehall High School.
He was a parts counterman at Rothrock Motors for 35 years. Before that, he worked at the former H. Leh & Company, Allentown.
In addition to his wife and mother, he is survived by a son, Tommy Schwenk of California; a brother, Brian L. Karner of Coplay; a mother-in-law, Beverly Eckert; a sister-in-law, Kelly and her husband John; and many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by maternal grandparents, Helen and Edward Bodisch; paternal grandparents, Ludwig and Mary Karner; and a father-in-law, Russell Eckert.
Contributions may be made to Peaceable Kingdom, 1049 MacArthur Road, Whitehall, 18052.
Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc., Coplay.