Amanda Faust, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
Brianna Faust, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
Christina Faust, of Macungie, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Sean M. Knaus graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.
Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.
Knaus is the son of Gregory and Leeanne Knaus, of Wescosville.
Keith Sten, of Macungie, was named to the SUNY Geneseo dean's list for the fall semester.
Lindsey C. Edelman, daughter of Bruce and Diane Edelman, of Macungie, and a 2009 graduate of Emmaus High School, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
Sarah E. Holler, daughter of Paul and Nancy Holler, of Allentown, and a 2012 graduate of Salisbury High School, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
Nicole M. Klein, daughter of Crystal Klein, of Emmaus, and Robert Klein, of Glen Gardner, N.J., and a graduate of Emmaus High School, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.
Harriett E. Bitterman, 86, of Wescosville, died January 18, 2013, in Above and Beyond Assisted Living, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Richard J. Bitterman. Born in Detroit, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mildred (Mohrdiek) Ewing.
She was a special education teacher in the Bethlehem School District from 1980 to 1992, prior she taught in the Syracuse area for 25 years. She received her Bachelor of Arts in education from the University of Michigan.
She was a member of First Presbyterian Church in Allentown.
Yvonne Jean Kehm, 83, of Emmaus, died January 25, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg Campus. She was the wife of Robert G. Kehm. The couple would have celebrated 65 years of marriage July 3. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Earl C. and Pauline (Desch) Vogel.
She was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Emmaus.
She had worked for the East Penn School District as a cafeteria worker in the high school for several years.
George W. Rausch, 79, of Emmaus, died January 25, 2013, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Janice I. (Radler) Rausch. They were married for 41 years. Born in Lehighton, he was the son of the late Frank and Loisa Rausch.
He was a foreman at Allentown Clothes Dryer in Emmaus for 39 years, retiring in 2000.
He enjoyed yard sales, flea marketing, growing tomatoes, but most of all being with his family.
The Salisbury Middle School's Interact Club will host their second annual 12-hour dance-a-thon to benefit Lehigh Valley Health Network cancer patients March 22.
The event is raising funds to replenish the Prager Cancer Patient Assistance Fund of the Lehigh Valley Health Network. This fund supports oncology/hematology patients of LVHN for nonclinical services such as transportation to and from appointments, home services such as telephone, heat, light, wigs, laundry/cleaning help or other nonclinical services that improve the patient's quality of life.
"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 Salisbury.email@example.com. 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., 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.