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Edna M. Kohler

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Zionsville

Edna M. Kohler, 95, formerly of Zionsville, died August 18, 2012, in Frederick Living, Montgomery County. She was the wife of the late Adolf Kohler who died in 1992. Born in Macungie, she was a daughter of the late Frederick and Jennie (Frey) Kistler.

He is survived by a son, Robert and his wife Mary Ann, of Pennsburg; sister, Alma Gannon; five grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a daughter Doreen Sautter in 1962.

Marnelle G. Robinson

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Marnelle G. Robinson, 68, of Macungie, died August 12, 2012, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sharon, she was the daughter of Elizabeth Johnson and the late Robert Doster.

She is survived by her mother; son, Joseph "Todd" Doster, brother, Robert Doster; grandchildren, Kayla and Noah Doster and extended family and friends.

Arrangements were made by the Irwin M. Judd Funeral Home, Allentown.

STATE POLICE

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Kara Mercado, 33, of Emmaus, was arrested for DUI on S. 8th Street, Emmaus, 12:43 a.m. July 28. Mercado was allegedly under the influence during a traffic stop.

Alexander Smith, 23, of Allentown, was arrested for DUI on State Route 222 northbound at Krocks Road, Lower Macungie Township, 2:18 a.m. Aug. 10. Smith was stopped for a traffic violation and was allegedly found to be under the influence of alcohol.

Guest View

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

Teen dating violence a major problem among young adults

High school and young adulthood in general is filled with tribulations and hardships, with some problems being more serious than others. Issues such as teasing and bullying have proved to be more prevalent in the lives of today's teenagers. Relationship issues are also common among young adults. But what happens when the bully is a boyfriend or girlfriend?

What happens when ignoring the problem is dangerous, and "just walking away" is just too painful?

Civil War 150th exhibit at Fair

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Focus

The "Pennsylvania Civil War 150 Road Show," a 53-foot modified tractor-trailer transformed into a travelling museum, visits the Great Allentown Fair Aug. 28 - Sept. 3.

The museum will be manned and managed by staff and volunteers of the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum.

"We are excited to be a part of this extraordinary event. The Great Allentown Fair is one of the best and largest fairs in the country," Joseph Garrera, Executive Director of the Lehigh Valley Heritage Museum, said.

John M. Haring

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

J. Haring Electric owner

John M. Haring, 63, of Allentown, died August 9, 2012, in his home. He was the husband of Carol A. (Heinly) Haring. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Roy and Wilma (Sattler) Haring.

He was a graduate of Central Catholic High School, Allentown. There he was active in the music department, playing trumpet.

He owned and operated J. Haring Electric since 1979.

He was previously a member of the Woodlawn Volunteer Fire Company.

He honorably served his country in the Marines during Vietnam from 1967 to 1971.

Thomas M. Dreisbach

Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Salisbury Township

Thomas M. Dreisbach, 58, of Allentown, formerly of Salisbury Township, died August 4, 2012. He was the husband of Sherry M. (Daubert) Dreisbach. They were married 32 years on Feb. 24, 2012. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Lester M. and Julia E. (Whitemaine) Dreisbach.

He was a maintenance man for the Allentown Housing Authority for over 25 years and was a member of Teamsters Local #173.