Send your most comforting family recipes to Macungie Fire Company No. 1, 31 South Walnut St., Macungie, to be selected for a fundraising cookbook.
The cookbook will be compiled in the second week of December.
All proceeds from "Recipe for Success" will be donated to the family of Jason Labowski, an Emmaus High School graduate who was injured in a devastating automobile accident Oct. 3.
Labowski suffered major injuries from the crash and is still in intensive care.
To the Editor:
My name is David Boyko and I am the emergency management coordinator for the Borough of Macungie.
First, it is necessary to thank all the emergency responders fire, police, ambulance and borough crew many who altered their schedules to serve their community during the recent natural disaster. This also includes their spouses and families who made sacrifices.
Martin L. Rosenblum, 81, of Macungie, died October 25, 2012, in Arden Courts. He was the husband of the late Marilyn D. (Cornfield) Rosenblum who died in 2004. He was the son of the late Benjamin and Etta (Gelblicht) Rosenblum.
He was a financial consultant for Janney Montgomery Scott, Bethlehem, for 20 years until retiring. He previously was the owner and president of Allentown Chrysler-Plymouth dealership in Whitehall.
He was a graduate of Rider College and was a Navy veteran during the Korean War.
He was a member of Temple Beth El, Allentown.
Bring a smile to a face of a child, when they receive a call and/or letter from Santa Claus. For a donation, you will brighten the life of a child, while supporting a great cause. For over 15 years the American Cancer Society has been hosting this event in our Lehigh Valley office. We have volunteers come to our office to place the calls and also prepare the letters for mailing.
If you would like to be a volunteer Santa, or would like to volunteer during Santa Calls week Dec. 3 to 6, call Rosemary at 610-921-2329, ext. 3109 or email rosemarie.murphy@cancerorg.
Philip Robert Jacobson, 76, of Emmaus, died October 27, 2012, in Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. He was the husband of Avigail Bleiman Jacobson. They celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary in March. Born in Scranton, he was the son of the late Henry and Ida Levy Jacobson.
He as a graduate of Scranton Central High School and the University of Scranton.
He served in the United States Marine Corps from 1954 to 1956 during the Korean War.
Prior to retirement he was the owner of Equipment Specialist Co., Allentown.
Rodney Kurtz, of Macungie, was arrested for DUI on Spring Creek Road at Mill Creek Road, Lower Macungie Township, 11:46 p.m. Oct. 25. Police said they saw Kurtz's vehicle swerve across the double yellow lines four times prompting them to conduct a traffic stop. Kurtz was allegedly found to be under the influence of alcohol.
Dylan Jaime Bisbing was sent to heaven on November 8, 2012, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the son of Jaime S. Bisbing and Stephanie A. Rehm.
He is survived by his mother and father; maternal grandparents, Tim and Debra Rehm; paternal grandparents, Cathy Kercher and Thomas; maternal great-grandparents, Donna and Leo Desrosiers; paternal great-grandmothers Carol Kercher and Lucille; aunts and uncle, Tim Rehm Jr., Melissa Rehm, and Kelsey Scheffley; cousins, Jennifer Rehm and Cameron Scheffley.
May A. Deily, 85, of Emmaus, died October 24, 2012, in the Phoebe Home, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Lloyd A. Deily. Born in Palmerton, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Louise (Ebert) Yeanish.
She was a registered nurse at the former Allentown Osteopathic Hospital, until retiring. She had also worked as an emergency room nurse at the former Allentown Hospital.
She was a graduate of Slatington High School and the Allentown Hospital School of Nursing.
She was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, Allentown.