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Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in School

Classes offered in fine arts

Lehigh Carbon Community College, Schnecksville, is offering noncredit classes for individuals with an interest in drawing and painting, and music.

·Guitar with Roger Latzgo, 7-10 p.m. Tuesdays, Jan. 22-April 19.

·Drawing and Painting, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Mondays, Feb. 4-March 11

For noncredit course and registration information, call 610-799-1197, email ncregistrar@ or visit LCCC's website at

Alfred F. Bauer

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

race car driver at Dorney Park

Alfred F. Bauer, 75, of Catasauqua, died Jan. 7, 2013, Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg Campus.

He was the widower of Sarah J. (Reish) Bauer.

Born in Ormrod, he was a son of the late Aloise J. and Marie (Summers) Bauer.

He was a driver for Mail-Mathews Trucking in Glasgow for nine years before retiring in 2002.

He also drove truck for Yencho Trucking in Cunningham, was a mechanic for Loomis Armored Cars and was a race car driver at Dorney Park for many years.

He was a member of St. Mary's Church of the Annunciation Blessed Virgin Mary.

NWL lunch menus

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in School

Thursday, Jan. 17: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Mozzarella sticks with sauce or chicken nuggets, tossed salad cup, steamed corn, applesauce, milk.

Friday, Jan. 18: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Sausage patty or yogurt, French toast sticks, tater tots, cucumber slices with dip, fruit juice, milk.

Monday, Jan. 21: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Pizza or hamburger on roll, green salad, sweet red peppers, whole fruit frozen cup, milk.

Tuesday, Jan. 22: Elem., M.S., H.S.: Chicken parmesan or meatballs with rotini pasta and sauce, tossed salad cup, steamed peas, peaches, milk.

Patricia Ann Sexton

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

avid genealogical researcher

Patricia Ann Sexton, 88, a resident of Whitehall Manor, formerly of Hanover Township, Lehigh County, died Jan. 6, 2013, in Whitehall Manor.

She was the wife of the late Burton Henry Sexton.

Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the first child of Richmond Van and Sarah Jane (Stewart) Spencer.

She graduated from the former Allentown High School with the class of 1942.

Weisenberg El. Family Night on Feb. 2

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in School

The PTO of Weisenberg Elementary School, 2665 Golden Key Road, Weisenberg Township, will be hosting its15th annual Family Night 6-9 p.m. Feb. 2.

The night will begin with a Children's DJ Dance party featuring "Woody Dee's."

Parents can bid on fantastic deals at a silent auction fundraiser and children can take a chance on more than 45 prizes at the Chinese auction.

There will also be a mini live auction conducted by Zettlemoyer Auctions.

Geraldine Kranch Moyer Wenner

Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

volunteered at Luther Crest

Gerald-ine Kranch Moyer Wenner, 82, of Luther Crest, South Whitehall, died Jan. 10, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

She and her husband Ezra A. Wenner Jr. married in 2004.

She was married to Robert H. Moyer from 1993 to 2000 and Arnold P. Kranch from 1949 to 1978.

Born in Kutztown, she was a daughter of the late Royce G. Zimmerman Sr. and Marion M. (Schrader) Zimmerman.

A 1948 graduate of Allentown High School, she served on the Class of 1948 Reunion Committee.


Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Clinic for dogs, cats Jan. 19

Dr. John Prange DVM, Forgotten Felines and Fidos animal shelter, Germansville, will be having a low cost vaccination clinic between 8 a.m.-noon Jan. 19 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville.

There is a fee for all canine and felines vaccines and heartworm and Lyme testing for dogs.

There is a fee for feline leukemia testing for cats.

Need proof of prior vaccinations for a 3 year rabies vaccine.

Prange will write prescriptions for prevention on all negative dogs and prescriptions for Doxocycline for all Lyme tests that are positive.


Thursday, January 17, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Yahdee to arrive Feb. 2 by raft

Grundsau Lodge 16 Am Jahden will be having its sixth annual gathering at Wehr's Dam, Orefield, at 7 a.m. on Feb. 2.

They will watch for the groundhog (Yahdee) to arrive by coming down the Jordan Creek on a raft.

Following Yahdee's arrival, they will sing Pa. Dutch songs, pledge to the flag (in dialect), then anxiously await to hear what Yahdee says about the coming of spring.

Everyone is invited to come by and enjoy this annual event.

For additional information, call Dave Adam at 484-547-9387.