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Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Spring production opens Feb. 14

"Romeo & Juliet: A Musical Tragedy" will be performed 7:30 p.m. Feb. 14 and 16 and 2 p.m. Feb. 17 in the Salisbury High School auditorium. There is no Friday show.

Tickets may be purchased from cast members or by emailing Call Salisbury Director of Student Activities Monica Deeb at 610-797-4107, ext. 2504 with questions.

You must note what show date you plan to attend as the tickets will be different for each date. There were such large crowds in the fall, they do not want to take the chance of turning someone away.

Paul J. Siegfried Jr.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

former Alburtis Fire Chief

Paul J. Siegfried Jr., 79, of Alburtis, died January 22, 2013, in his home. He was the husband of Barbara Ann M. (Epting) Siegfried. They celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary April 18, 2012. Born in Alburtis, he was a son of the late Paul J. Sr. and Edna M. (Lohrman) Siegfried.

Along with his father he owned and operated Siegfried's Garage. He worked as an estimator for Bally Case and Cooler for 20 years. After retiring from Lutron Electronics in 1998 he returned and worked part time until his death.

VFW Nursing Corps welcome members

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

The Military Nursing Corps of Pennsylvania, VFW Post 12099, General Charles C. Curtis National Guard Armory, 1501 Allen Street, Allentown, is welcoming female and male veterans with service in overseas conflicts. Current members have served in every conflict from World War II to active status in the Global War on Terror.

Meetings are held at 7 p.m. every second Tuesday of the month. For information, call 610-298-3254.

Salisbury police

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log


A resident in the 3000 block of Club Drive reported the theft of jewelry from jewelry boxes 3:50 p.m. Jan. 11. The jewelry was last seen sometime before Christmas.

A resident in the 1600 block of Rader Avenue reported the theft of their mailbox 11:42 a.m. Jan. 14. The mailbox was later found up the street.

Four eyeglass frames were removed from Cedar Crest Vision Care, 1251 S. Cedar Crest Blvd., 1:20 p.m. Jan. 16. The frames were worth $460.

Carol Scott Palmer

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Carol Scott Palmer, 78, of Macungie, died January 26, 2013, in Lehigh Center, Macungie. She was the wife of Harry E. Palmer. They were married for 56 years last June. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late William and Florence Scott.

She was an office manager for Kmart in Mesa, Ariz., for 26 years, retiring in 1997.

She was an active member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Trexlertown.

She was a member of Khi Omega Sorority at Bradley University, Peoria, Ill.


Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Yahdee to arrive Feb. 2 by raft

Grundsau Lodge 16 Am Jahden will be having its sixth annual gathering at Wehr's Dam, Orefield, 7 a.m. Feb. 2.

They will watch for the groundhog (Yahdee) to arrive by coming down the Jordan Creek on a raft.

Following Yahdee's arrival, they will sing Pa. Dutch songs, pledge to the flag (in dialect), then anxiously await to hear what Yahdee says about the coming of spring.

Everyone is invited to come by and enjoy this annual event.

For additional information, call Dave Adam at 484-547-9387.

Robert J. Kelly

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Hanover

Robert J. Kelly, 36, of Hanover and formerly of Pittsburgh died January 25, 2013, at the Hanover Hospital. He was the loving husband of Tiffany A. (Haseleu) Kelly. They were married for 11 years. Born in Bristol, he was the son of William J. and Linda A. (Hillegas) Kelly, of Zionsville.

He graduated from Duquesne University with a business degree. For the past three years, he devoted his time as a stay at home father to his son and daughter he adored.

John O. Berry

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lehigh Center

John O. Berry, 83, formerly of Olney, Ill., died January 27, 2013, in Lehigh Center. He was the husband of Jane Ellen (Jenkins) Berry.

He is survived by his wife; two sons; three daughters; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Services are private. The Schantz Funeral Home, P.C., Emmaus is handling arrangements.