Betty L. Rader, 90, of Allentown, died November 13, 2012, at LutherCrest. She was the wife of the late Wilbur A. Rader. She was a homemaker. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Fred J. and Eva Louisa (German) Newhard.
She was a member of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Pennsburg. She was involved with her church as a volunteer, soloist with the choir and Sunday school teacher. Previously, she was a bookkeeper with Branch Motors, Allentown after graduating from the Allentown Business School with an associate degree.
Dorothy Leona Butler, 97, of Emmaus, formerly of Lansdale, died November 22, 2012, at her home. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Chester A. and Bertha (Memminger) Umstead.
She was a member of Lansdale United Methodist Church for 50 years and was also active with Daughters of America.
She served her community as a state counselor.
Bring a smile to a face of a child, when they receive a call and/or letter from Santa Claus. For a donation, you will brighten the life of a child, while supporting a great cause. For over 15 years the American Cancer Society has been hosting this event in our Lehigh Valley office. We have volunteers come to our office to place the calls and also prepare the letters for mailing.
If you would like to be a volunteer Santa, or would like to volunteer during Santa Calls week Dec. 3 to 6, call Rosemary at 610-921-2329, ext. 3109 or email rosemarie.murphy@cancerorg.
Norman M. Butz, 89, of Lower Macungie Township, died November 20, 2012, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Marion E. (Lohrman) Butz "Dolly." Born in Macungie, he was the son of the late C.M.J. and Eva (Bittenbender) Butz.
He proudly served his country in the Air Force during World War II.
He worked at Mack Trucks prior to acquiring his own business, Butz' Atlantic Service Station, which he owned and operated for 30 years until retiring. He also owned several rental properties.
After his retirement he and his wife traveled across the entire United States.
Salisbury High School Model UN team is hosting a vendor open house 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Nov. 29 in the cafeteria.
Vendors including, but not limited to Stella and Dot, Pampered Chef, Thirty One, Scentsy, Tastfully Simple, Premier Jewelry, Tupperware and Mary Kay will participate in the event. There will be an opportunity to see demonstrations, purchase items and buy raffle tickets for various items contributed by the vendors and other local businesses and crafts people.
Christie Dawn Evans-Nuce, 39, of Macungie, formerly of Huntington, W. Va., died November 13, 2012. She was the wife of Andrew Nuce. She was the daughter of Henry Evans of Huntington, W. Va., and the late Mary Adkins Evans.
She graduated from Marshall University and was actively involved in the Shoemaker Elementary PTO.
She is survived by her husband; son, Samuel; very close friend, Ruby Freeman; niece, Alyssa Rose Freeman; very special brother, Charles Evans; sister, Francis Call; two brothers, Mickey Call and Paul Call.
Salisbury Middle School has announced the names of students who have made the honor roll list for the first marking period.
HIGH HONOR ROLL
Grade 6: Sarah Bobeck, Rylee Donaldson, Bryce Erdman, Kalista Hadinger, Erica Holben, Sydney Kramer, Helen Rapp, Kaitlyn Rutt, Peyton Stauffer, Patrick To, Darrin Weber
Thaddeus John Tusinski, 42, of Macungie, died November 17, 2012. Born in Syracuse, N.Y., he was the son of David and Jo Ann Tusinski, of Seymour, Tenn.
He graduated from SUNY Fredonia with a degree in elementary education. He earned a master's degree in education from Penn State Great Valley.
He taught grade school in the West Chester School District and in the Michigan school system. The last eight years he taught ninth grade algebra at William Allen High School, Allentown.
He was a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church, Emmaus.
Linda L. Lieberman, 66, of Lower Macungie Township, died November 18, 2012, after a three-year battle with Lou Gehrig's disease (ALS). She was the wife of Ira Lieberman. They were married for 43 years. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Lt. Col. Gerald W. and Betty J. (Griffith) Geist.
She graduated from Mansfield University and obtained her master's equivalency through studies at Kutztown and Penn State Universities.
She taught home economics at various local schools until retiring from Nazareth High School in 2002.
PRESS PHOTOS BY DEBBIE GALBRAITH
Shoppers enjoy the many crafts at the holiday craft show at Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church.