James C. Hauser Sr.

July 21, 1943 ~ March 30, 2020 (age 76)


Brother James C. Hauser Sr., 76, of Mahoning Township, Pa. was called off from labor on Monday, March 30 at St. Lukes Hospital-Lehighton. He was the husband of Luciene B. (Minnich) Hauser, They were married for 27 years last April 3, 2019. Born in Palmerton, Pa on Wednesday, July 21, 1943, he was a son of the late William H. & Violet ( Searfass) Hauser Sr. Prior to his retirement in 1995 he was employed at The Bethlehem Steel Corporation for 32 years, served as a Carbon County Certified Deputy Coroner for over 21 years, and served as a dispatcher for the Carbon County Communications Center. Jim volunteered his time as a Lehighton Firefighter, a Lehighton Ambulance crew member, & served with the E.M.A Department Of Homeland Security. He was a Life Member of Beaver Run Rod & Gun Club, & The Lehigh Fire Co. #1. He held a membership with with Lehighton F & AM Lodge #621 and was a past president of The Jukebox Crusiers car club, Jim Thorpe. In his spare time, he enjoyed camping, sports, fishing, racing, and spending time with his wife and family. Surviving in addition to his wife are daughters,Rhonda, wife of Rodney Strohl, Renee, wife of Brian Biechy, Sherri, wife of Robert Herb, Dawn, wife of Jeremy Jackson, sons, James Hauser Jr. & his wife Wendy, Tim Hauser, Terry Hauser, 2 brothers, Merrill Hauser, LaMar Hauser & his wife Diane, 15 grandchildren, 8 Great-grandchildren, nieces & nephews, and his faithful canine friend "Piper". He was predeceased by a son Mike, a daughter in law Wendy, & brothers, Charles L. Sr., William Jr., & Robert. Services will be private at the convenience of the family. Contributions in his honor may be made to an entity of choice. Online condolences can be offered at

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