Salisbury Press

Friday, December 15, 2017

SALISBURY POLICE

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Police Log

Burglary

Salisbury police have had several reports of distraction burglaries last week with two people posing as township water authority workers and gaining entry into homes.

Be on the lookout for a black SUV with two males holding radios. They state they need to check your water pressure and distract the occupant while the other male goes upstairs or into the home.

Salisbury Middle School Honor Roll

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in School

Salisbury Middle School has named the students who earned honor roll for the first marking period.

HIGH HONOR ROLL

Grade 6: Jacob Bucchin, Shauna Connelly, Mason Dickert, Jack Foley, Nolan Grejda, Jacob Heckman, Michael Heitzer, Han Kloosterman, Jacob Knerr, Tyson Lagunilla, Alexandra Lea, Brady Leiner, Thomas Lovelidge, Tristan Monahan, Macy Newman, Reese Petrie, Alexis Quier, Mikayla Seidel, Katie Seiler, Moriah Thomas, Laurans Trinh, Ariana Younes

Nancy Lichtenwalner Ritter

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Nancy Lichtenwalner Ritter, 68, died Nov. 21, 2017, in Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco, Mexico where she and her late husband, John, resided since 2010. She was the daughter of the late Mae and Theodore Lichtenwalner, of Macungie.

She graduated from Emmaus High School in 1967 and later from The Allentown School of Cosmetology.

She was co-owner of The Main Street Gallery, Inc.

She was previously a member of the Church of the Good Shepherd, Alburtis, where she served as a Sunday school teacher, a youth fellowship advisor and a choir member.

Barry J. Faustner

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Barry J. Faustner, 70, of Emmaus, died Dec. 4, 2017, in The Gardens at Easton. He was the husband of Luella M. (Meck) Faustner. They were married for 41 years. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Joseph and Arlene (Bord) Faustner.

He was self-employed in the auto body repair industry for many years, retiring in 2007.

He is survived by his wife; brother, Jeffrey, of Emmaus; sister, Barbara Chapkovich, of Emmaus.

Contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, 28 West Main St., Macungie, 18062.

G. Pauline Kummery

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Grace Pauline “Polly” Moyer Kummery, 98, of Emmaus, died Dec. 3, 2017. She was the wife of the late Frederick Kummery. They were married for 48 years. Born in Telford, she was the daughter of the late John and Emma (Rosenberger) Moyer.

She was a member of St. John’s U.C.C., Emmaus.

She volunteered at the Emmaus Public Library for 30 years.

She is survived by a son, John F. and his wife Lois; daughter, Jane E. and her husband Glenn Weisbach; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by a brother and two sisters.

Randy L. Kercher

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Randy L. Kercher, 63, of Emmaus, died Nov. 9, 2017. He was the son of the late Karl and Ethel (Poh) Kercher.

His career passion was in independent writing.

He is survived by siblings, Alan, Joan Graham and Fay.

Contributions may be made to Grace Lutheran Church, Macungie.

A memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Dec. 20 at Grace Lutheran Church, 28 W. Main St., Macungie.

Bonnie Dams

Wednesday, December 13, 2017 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Bonnie Dams, 74, of Emmaus, died peacefully in her sleep Dec. 7, 2017. She was the wife of the late Dale Arthur Dams. Born in Grand Haven, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Clyde Zietlow and Cornelia Bol.

She worked at Rodale and Air Products, but her favorite job, by far, was running the preschool at First Presbyterian Church, Allentown. She was a tireless supporter of her son’s athletic teams and managed the Emmaus Fire Company concession stand with an unbridled enthusiasm.