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From The Pearson Funeral Home- 3 February 2023

Stephen Votral, 74, of Bethlehem, passed away peacefully Friday, February 3, 2023, in his home. He was the husband of Georgann (Spevak) Votral for 45 years. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Steve and Mary A. (Laszlo) Votral. He was employed by St. Luke's Hospital as a courier until retiring in 2016. A graduate of The Citadel, he proudly served his country in the U.S. Army Reserves during the Vietnam War. Stephen was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church.

Surviving with his wife Georgann are daughters, Gina Kutz, and husband Brian of Bethlehem and Lisa Hawkins, and husband Geoff of Norfolk, VA; and grandchildren Bryce, Hayley and Carson.

Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 AM on Friday, February 10, in Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 3219 Santee Road, Bethlehem, PA, followed by burial in Holy Saviour Cemetery. Family and friends may call in the church gathering space from 10 AM until the Mass begins.

Memorial donations may be sent to Wreaths Across America. Online condolences may be sent to

Editor's Note: Stephen was a Political Science Major, Army Contract and proud member of "M" Company- a S/Sgt and a 1stLT. The Newman Foundation, AUSA, Parachute Club, and Circle K Club.