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David F. Cressman

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

operated Ironton Livery and Coach

David F. Cressman, 76, of Allentown, died Jan. 20, 2013, in Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital, Bethlehem.

Born in Breinigsville, he was a son of the late Wilbur and Hilda (Frantz) Cressman.

He and his wife Doris (Reppert) Cressman celebrated their 51st anniversary in July 2012.

For the past 25 years, he operated Ironton Livery and Coach. Prior to that, he was a carpenter.

He was a member of Heritage Baptist Church, Orefield.

He also was a member of Carriage Operators of North America and the American Morgan Horse Association.

He was an Army veteran.


Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Visits restricted due to flu

Lehigh Valley Health Network is asking the community help keep patients, visitors and hospital staff healthy during this flu season.

Effective Jan. 21, the health network is implementing temporary restrictions for visitors. Visitors under age 18 are not permitted in the hospital.

Also, people with flu-like symptoms, such as fever, cough, sore throat, body aches are asked not to come to the hospital to visit patients.

Visitation restrictions apply to hospital inpatient areas only and do not affect outpatient, procedure, treatment, diagnostic or pharmacy locations.

Mary L. Lellyo

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Orefield

Mary L. Lellyo, 80, of Bethlehem, died Jan. 20, 2013, in her home.

She and her husband Charles R. Lellyo celebrated their 57th wedding anniversary May 14, 2012.

Born Dec. 9, 1932, in Orefield, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Lulu (Schrader) Laudenslager.

She was the manager of food services at B Braun Medical, Allentown, for 26 years before retiring in 1995.

She was a member of St. John's Windish Evangelical Lutheran Church, Bethlehem.

She will be forever remembered as a loving wife, devoted mother and caring grandmother.

South Whitehall Township man charged with running methamphetamine lab

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Local News

According to Lehigh County District Attorney Jim Martin, a South Whitehall Township man has been charged with operating a methamphetamine laboratory out of his home.

Martin says police seized an assault rifle with a loaded magazine, chemicals, packaging materials and other items used to manufacture methamphetamine Jan. 17 when they entered the home.

Robert E. Sulzer

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

life member of Copeechan Fish and Game

Robert E. Sulzer, 75, of Schnecks-ville, died Jan. 14, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.

He and his wife Shirley A. (Oswald) Sulzer celebrated their 54th wedding anniversary last April 20.

Born April 11, 1937, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Edward Sr. and Anna (Gerlach) Sulzer.

A member of the Sheet Metal Workers Union Local 19, he worked in constructions for 30 years before retiring in 1987.

Unsung Heroes

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Applications being accepted

Lehigh County Aging and Adult Services is accepting nominations for Unsung Heroes.

To celebrate older American's month, the Lehigh County Office of Aging and Adult Services will recognize Lehigh County residents, 60 years of age or older, who have displayed exceptional generosity with their time and talent to enhance the lives of others and their community.

The Unsung Hero finalists will be honored at a special awards ceremony 1 p.m. May 15 at the Lehigh County Government Center, 17th S. 7th St., Allentown.

Clarence H. W. Roth

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

UCC member of Ziegels Church

Clarence H. W. Roth, 99, formerly of Germansville, died Jan. 16, 2013, in Cedarbrook, South Whitehall, where he was residing.

He was the husband of the late Bertha M. (Stettler) Roth.

Born Nov. 22, 1913, in Center Valley, he was the son of the late Frank and Annie (Ludwig) Roth.

He worked at the former Walter K. Long Feed Mill in Chapmans until retiring.

Prior to that, he was a farmer on the Howard E.H. Stettler Farm, South Whitehall Township.

He was a member of the United Church of Christ congregation of Ziegels Union Church, Brein-igsville.

William L. Damiano

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

founder of Premise Maid Candies

William L. Damiano, 77, founder of Premise Maid Candies, Brein-igsville, died Jan. 19, 2013, in the Hospice Unit of Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown, after battling Parkinson's disease for 29 years.

He and his wife Frances (Cannariato) Damiano were married 54 years last October.

Born in Nesquehoning, he was the son of the late Anthony and Carmella (Cardinale) Damiano.

He was a professional and chemical engineer for Air Products and Chemicals, Trexlertown, receiving a Master's degree in business administration from Lehigh University.