Earnest K. Neidig, 81 of Bethlehem, PA passed away suddenly on Sunday September 5, 2021.
Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Charles and Lillian (Dice) Neidig. He was the husband of Sharon (Rhines) Neidig, they were together for 31 years.
Earnest was employed by Western Union for 20 years.
Earnest is survived by his wife Sharon; sons Earnest, Jr. (Donna) and Eric (Keri); stepsons Ray (Tammy) Kresge and Greg (Terri) Kresge; stepdaughter Lori (Mike) Gehris; grandsons Luke and Ethan Neidig; stepgrandsons Brett and Matt Kresge, Gregory Kresge and Shane Gehris; step-granddaughters Dana Gehis, Alyssa Kresge and Shania Kresge; 8 step-great-grandchildren. Also survived by brother Allen (Frances) Neidig and former wife Judith Neidig. Earnest was predeceased by sisters Catherine, Bernetta, Ruth, Loretta and brothers, Charles Howard, Gerald , Carl, and by his best canine friend Maggie.
Viewing & Service: Friday September 10, 2021 viewing 10AM to 11AM followed by the service at 11AM all at the Herron Funeral Home 458 Center At Market Street Bethlehem. Burial to follow in Rittersville Cemetery in Allentown.
Contributions: In lieu of flowers to the American Heart Association, 968 Postal Rd. Suite 110 Allentown, PA 18109.