Lloyd Jack Reynolds, 79, of Sarasota, Fla., died Nov. 6, 2019, after a battle with heart and kidney failure. Born in Somerset, he was a son of the late Dr. Oscar Lloyd Reynolds and Elizabeth Hyatt Farmer. He was the husband of the late Geraldine Grubb Reynolds and Andrea Reynolds to whom he was married for over 20 years. He grew up in Tunkhannock.
Anna K. Bokeko, 93, of Lower Macungie Township, died Nov. 5, 2019, at the Phoebe Home in Allentown. She was the wife of Angelo W. Bokeko. The couple celebrated 59 years of marriage Aug. 6. Born in Emmaus, she was the daughter of the late William and Hattie (Bartholomew) Barto.
She was a graduate of Emmaus High School and enjoyed family gatherings and making ceramics.
George W. Lowin, 84, of Macungie, died peacefully Nov. 5, 2019. He was the husband of the late Helen (Smith) Lowin who died July of 2016. Born in Newark, N.J., he was the son of the late George and Muriel (Stark) Lowin.
He owned and operated, with his wife, the former George’s Sunoco in Emmaus. Prior to 2008, he and his wife lived in Delaware for 19 years.
Allentown Garden Club general meeting 12:30 p.m. at the Allentown Public Library, 1210 Hamilton St. Lindsay Parks, executive director of Seem Seed Farm will present the history and mission of Seed Seem Farm, a Lehigh County facility for training new farmers. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Charles A. “Chuck” Myers, 76, of Macungie, died Nov. 4, 2019. He was the husband of Virginia Ann (Schultz) Myers. Born in Bosworth, Mo., he was a son of the late Merrill H. and Mary E. (Kinnear) Myers.
He served with the Army Corps of Engineers and was a Vietnam veteran and earned the rank of captain.
He was a graduate of the University of Missouri - Rolla and member of Sigma Xi.
He was a nuclear engineer employed at TVA and PPL.
He was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church, Allentown.
He enjoyed teaching and playing with his grandchildren.
Do you have a childhood idol? Someone you would like to meet?
My sister, Donna, has a childhood idol — Gene London, who was the host of the children’s show “Cartoon Corners” or “The Gene London Show.” It was based out of Philadelphia and was on WCAU-TV Channel 10 from 1959 to 1977.
During his show, London would tell stories and use a large drawing pad to illustrate key scenes and characters.
Then there was the theme song:
“Come right on in to the General Store,
We have licorice, gumdrops and sourballs;
Anything that you’re hankering for,
A Lower Milford Township man was fatally injured in a one-vehicle accident Oct. 24 in Lower Milford Township.
Paul J. Loudenslager, 32, was pronounced dead by Deputy Coroner Rachel Tallarico at the accident scene in the 1400 block of Beverly Hills Road, according to a media release from the Lehigh County Coroner’s Office and Forensics Center.
The cause of death was determined to be multiple traumatic injuries and the manner of death was ruled an accident by coroner’s office officials.