Lynell S. Sterner, 63, of Macungie, died Oct. 29, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Geraldine (Conrad) Toman. She was a homemaker.
She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church, Macungie and a member of the Grace Sisters in Spirit.
Bridgeway Academy is seeking video submissions from homeschool students who are serving as volunteers or organizing their own community service efforts.
The contest entitled, "Homeschoolers Give Back" asks students to submit a one to two minute video showcasing their efforts and promoting their cause.
The deadline for submissions is Nov. 16.
Videos will be posted on the company website and open for public voting Nov. 17.
Evelyn L. Roscioli, 89, of Macungie, died November 1, 2012, in St. Luke's Hospital. She was the wife of the late Enio Roscioli who died in 2005. Born in Easton, she was a daughter of the late Antonio and Clotilda Marra.
She was a clerk at the former Falk's Food Basket in Forks Twp., retiring in 1979.
She was a graduate of Easton High School, Class of 1941.
A variety of area residences will be featured in The Swain School's 43rd annual Holiday House Tour Dec. 4 and 5.
Participants can enjoy the tour via a bus or luxury coach, or a self-guided, 'drive it yourself' option. The Holiday House Tour also includes the Swain Holiday Boutique as well as a pick-a-prize raffe, children's raffle and bake sale.
The "Snowflake Express" is a nighttime supper and bus tour Dec. 4. The serving of a light supper begins 4:30 p.m. at the Allentown school, 1100 S. 24th St., Allentown, and the buses depart 5:15 p.m. and 6:15 p.m. There is a cost.
Thanksgiving meals/baskets available
The staff at PA211 EAST has compiled a list of organizations providing Thanksgiving holiday meals and baskets for families in Lehigh County this season. For the most up-to-date listings, call 1-855-501-6785 or visit their website at www.uwlanc. org/holiday-resources.
THANKSGIVING FOOD BASKETS
ŸCity Limits Assembly of God, 302 Ridge Ave., Allentown, 610-776-8656, turkey and food bag distribution Nov. 20. Call for time.
The Salisbury Township Department of Public Works will be conducting its leaf collection program starting Oct. 29 and continuing through mid-December (weather permitting). They will start in the First Ward (east) and work westward. The township crews generally cover the township several times. Note that the large number of trees in the township make it impossible to guarantee a set pickup date for any street in the township on any given day.
Maria Ventresca, 73, of Salisbury Township, died October 30, 2012. She was the wife of the late John Ventresca. Born in Molina Aterno, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Guiseppe Antonangeli and Laura (Orsini) Antonangeli.
She was a member of the Italian Club and their ladies auxiliary and had been a sewing machine operator at various factories in the Lehigh Valley.
She was a former member of Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church and current member of Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Allentown.
PRESS PHOTOS BY EMILY THIEL
Harry S Truman Elementary School holds their annual book fair.
Joy E. Hendricks, 87, of Macungie, died November 5, 2012, at her residence. She was the wife of the late Robert C. Hendricks. Born in Sellersville, she was the daughter of the late Roswell Roth and Pauline (Nase) Myers.
She is survived by sons, Steven R. and his wife Diane of Macungie, John A. of Macungie; brother, Charles Myers; two great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a grandson, Robert.
Services are private. Arrangements were made by the David J. Boyko Funeral Home, Macungie.
PRESS PHOTOS BY JIM MARSH
Western Salisbury Firefighter Jerry Royer hoses down a fence fire Nov. 9 after a primary power line fell on the fence and yard debris and started the fence on fire.