Northwestern Press

Monday, March 18, 2019

Daniel C. Roman

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

CEO of former Centurion Business Forms

Daniel C. Roman, 75, of Slatington, formerly of Whitehall, died March 1, 2019, in his home.

He and his wife Patricia J. (Genovese) Roman were married 49 years last June 28.

Born Oct. 26, 1943, in Fort Bragg, N.C., he was the son of the late Carl Anthony and Pauline Ann (Tunella) Roman.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Cuban Missile Crisis as a radioman on the USS Long Beach, the first nuclear powered missile cruiser to travel the world.

Article By: The Press

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Alfred F. Wolfe, 99, of Allentown, died Saturday, March 2, 2019 at St. Luke’s Hospital – Allentown Campus. He was the husband of the late Arlene M. (Church) Hendricks Wolfe and Helen J. (Goebert) Wolfe. Born in Lebanon, Lebanon County, November 17, 1919, Alfred was the son of the late Harry Alfred and Sarah Irene (Freed) Wolfe. He was the Eastern PA territory manager for Standard Milling Co. based in Kansas City, MO and also for various Philadelphia Food Brokers. Additionally, Alfred worked at several men’s clothing stores in the Lehigh Valley part-time. He was a member of the former St.

Paul G. Billig Sr.

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Jerusalem “Red” Church

Paul G. Billig Sr., 91, of New Tripoli, died Feb. 27, 2019, in Kutztown Manor, Kutztown.

He was the husband of the late Doris J. “Dolly” (Correll) Billig, who died March 2, 2017.

Born in Lynn Township, he was a son of the late Gorman R. and Regina M. (Eschbach) Billig Sr.

After graduating from Slatington High School, he served as a special medical aide for the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was the owner of the former Billig Contracting and Heating Company, New Tripoli, until retiring in 2007.

Helen May Mosser

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Ebenezer UCC

Helen May Mosser, 91, of New Tripoli, died on Feb. 20, 2019, surrounded by her loving family.

Her husband, Charles H. Mosser, died in 1982.

Born March 26, 1927, in West Penn Township, she was a daughter of the late Elbert F. and Katie (Daubenspeck) Womer.

She attended Tamaqua High School.

She worked alongside her husband on their farm in Lynn Township and previously worked at the former Atlas Powder Company, Reynolds.

A past member of the Claussville Garden Club, she was a member of Ebenezer United Church of Christ, New Tripoli.

Edward A. Hartman

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Cathedral St. Catherine of Siena

Edward A. Hartman, 93, died on Feb. 24, 2019, in Blanco, N.M.

He was the son of the late Edward A. and Mary (Donahue) Hartman.

He and his wife Margaret M. (Schmidt) Hartman were married 61 years.

He was the manager of IVB Bank and vice president and branch manager of First Union Bank, Allentown.

He was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Farmington, N.M., and Cathedral St. Catherine of Siena, Allentown.

He was a member of the radio club in Farmington and an Extraordinary Eucharistic Minister.

Donald C. Bowers

Wednesday, March 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Union UCC

Donald C. Bowers, 72, of Kunkletown, formerly of Slatington, died Feb. 25, 2019, in his home.

He and his wife Donna M. (Blose) Bowers were married 44 years last May 18.

Born Sept. 11, 1946, in Newside, he was the son of the late Harry and Dorothy (Kemp) Bowers.

He worked in the Ingot and Mold Foundry at the former Bethlehem Steel Corp. for 30 years.

He was a member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs.

Casting call

Friday, March 1, 2019 by The Press in Focus

PA PLAYHOUSE:

The Pennsylvania Playhouse holds auditions for “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat,” 6 - 9 p.m. March 8, 4 - 7 p.m. March 9 and noon - 2 p.m. March 10, with callbacks 2 - 5 p.m. March 10.

Those auditioning are to prepare a music excerpt no more than one-minute long, preferably from the show, or an excerpt similar in style. Bring clearly-marked sheet music for a pianist or bring recorded accompaniment. An auxiliary cord and speakers will be provided. No a capella singing will be accepted.

Pa. Sinfonia to present annual all-Mozart concert

Friday, March 1, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Pennsylvania Sinfonia Orchestra, conducted by Music Director Allan Birney, presents “An Afternoon with Mozart,” 4 p.m. March 3, Christ Lutheran Church, Allentown.

An all-Mozart concert on a March afternoon has become an anticipated part of the Sinfonia’s season schedule.

The program includes “Symphony No. 17 in G,” K. 129; “Exultate, Jubilate,” K. 165, and the “Violin Concerto No. 4 in D,” K. 218, in which violinist Rebecca Brown is soloist.