George E. Reinheimer, 86, of Macungie, formerly of South Whitehall Township, passed away Tuesday, February 8, 2011 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Verna (Grim) Reinheimer. The couple celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary last May 23. Born in Palmerton, June 2, 1924, George was the son of the late Sylvester E. and Alverta E. (Andrews) Reinheimer. He attended Allentown Business School and the University of Chicago in Illinois where he majored in Accounting and Business Administration. He served in WWII with the 15th Air Force, 759th bomb squadron in the European theater (Italy) and the Mid-East. He flew 50 combat missions, was awarded three air medals, five bronze stars and the good conduct medal. He also was a member of the Air Force Reserve and PA National Guard. George retired from the Packaging Corporation of America after 32 years of employment as a supervisor in many departments. He was previously employed by the former Arbogast and Bastian, Allentown and owned a public accounting and tax preparation practice. George was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Whitehall, where he served on the church council for 25 years. He was also a Past Commander of the R.W. Fritzinger VFW Post #7215 in Walnutport. George also served as the treasurer of the local Allentown AARP chapter, a former Scoutmaster for Boy Scouts of America, and treasurer and secretary for the Borough of Walnutport Council. Survivors: In addition to his wife; daughter, two grandsons, five siblings, many nieces and nephews. Service: Funeral services will be held 2 p.m. Monday, February 14, 2011 in Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 4331 Main Street, (Egypt) Whitehall with the Rev. James W. Schlegel officiating. Family and friends may pay their respects from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday in the church. Interment with military honors will follow the service at Egypt Cemetery. The Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc. in Schnecksville is in charge of arrangements. Online expressions of sympathy may be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com.