Salisbury Press

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STATE POLICE

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Police Log

DUI

Lauren Ickes, 22, of Alburtis, was arrested for DUI on Mountain Road northeast of Lorene Drive, Lower Macungie Township, 1:57 a.m. Nov. 3. Ickes was involved in a single-vehicle accident and allegedly drove off the road while attempting to negotiate a right hand curve. Ickes said she was distracted by the radio and was taken into custody for suspicion of driving under the influence.

David J. Fried

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Twp.

David J. Fried, 41, of Lower Macungie Township, died December 6, 2012. He was the husband of Jennifer (Zentz) Fried. They were married for 11 years. Born in Allentown, he was the son of John Fried and Elizabeth Becker.

He was a graduate of Emmaus High School, Class of 1989. He received a bachelor's degree in nursing at Temple University and a master of science in nursing anesthesia from St. Joseph's University. He was employed as a certified registered nurse anesthesia at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown.

Nancy L. Wieder

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Nancy L. Wieder, 78, of Macungie, died December 4, 2012, in Lehigh Center. She was the wife of Bruce D. Wieder. They celebrated their 56th wedding annviersary September 30. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late Alfred "Sam" and Kathryn (Wert) Millhouse.

She was employed at PPL, was secretary for Macungie Borough and was the earned income tax officer for Macungie Borough, retiring in 1997.

She was a member of Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church.

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Dec. 13

The Alburtis Lockridge Historical Society will hold their general membership meeting 7 p.m. at their headquarters. Contact Kevin Shoemaker at alhs18011@aol.com for more information.

Dec. 15

Old Zionsville UCC Church, 5981 Fountain Road, Old Zionsville, will host a bake sale and an all you can eat breakfast 7 to 11 a.m. There will be a cost for guests six and over. The public is welcome to attend.

Dec. 16

Fred E. Montz

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

Fred E. Montz, of Zionsville, died December 5, 2012. He was the husband of the late Anna E. (Ott) Montz who died in 1997. Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late Edward and Mary (Huter) Montz.

He worked for the Bethlehem Steel Corporation as a crane operator for 42 years.

He was a 50-year member of Lehigh Lodge #326 Masonic Lodge, a member of the Rajah Shriners International Organization and a member of the Scottish Rite of the Lehigh Valley Consistory.

Harold Gaal

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Harold "Tex" Gaal, 84, of Emmaus, died Dec. 6, 2012, in Lehigh Center. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late John and Mary (Neubauer) Gaal.

He worked as a maintenance man for Air Products for 33 years, retiring in 1987.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Emmaus.

He was a member of Emmaus Lodge #792 F&AM, Valley of Allentown Consistory, Rajah Shrine, Hillbillies, and the Lehigh Shrine Club.

He was a life member of Emmaus Fire Company #1 and #2, Fearless Fire Company, Emmaus VFW, the Mercantile Club of Emmaus, and the former Emmaus Nest of Owls.

Ruth Ann Rivera

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Ruth Ann (Urffer) Rivera, 42, of Macungie, died December 7, 2012. She was the wife of Hector M. Rivera Jr. for eight years. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Charles H. Jr. and Valeria (Crouthamel) Urffer. She was a homemaker.

She was an avid reader and loved children. She was a member of Chestnut Hill Church, Coopersburg.

She is survived by her husband; stepdaughter, Cheyenne; sister, Judy (James) Calhoun.