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Marie T. Bauer

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

Marie T. Bauer, 83, of Emmaus, died September 16, 2012. She was the wife of the late Rowland Bauer with whom she shared 63 years of marriage. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Hugo and Teresa (Kukitz) Schultz.

She ws a member of St. Ann's Catholic Church, Emmaus and was the head cook at Harrison-Morton Middle school for 25 years.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Patriot's competition

The Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #9264 announced the Ladies Auxiliary "Patriot's Pen Essay Competition." Middle school students in grades six through eight have the opportunity to compete.

Students are invited to write a 300 to 400 word essay on a patriotic theme. The theme for this is "What I Would Tell America's Founding Fathers."

Deadline for student entries is Nov. 1. For more information, call 610-966-4787 or visit www.wfw.org/ Community/Patriot-s-Pen.


Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Business Showcase

Recycle items

Lehigh County is holding free "anything with a plug" recycling 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. Sept. 22, Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Drive, Schnecksville; Olympus Corporate Headquarters, 3500 Corporate Parkway, Center Valley; and Lowe's Home Im-provement, 1235 Martin Court, Bethlehem.

Items accepted include computers, monitors, printers, air-conditioners, computer accessories and household appliances.

friends of 1803 house

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Local News

Apple pie contest

The Friends of the 1803 House are looking for apple pie bakers to be part of the "A Very Merrie Halloween" event scheduled for Oct. 6.

Crust and filling must be made from scratch and apples must be the main ingredient of the pie for this contest. First, second and third place prizes will be awarded. For additional information or a registration form, contact Laura at 610-965-5037 or Lfetzer3@ptd.net.

Robert Q.C. Bechtel Sr.

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Robert Q.C. Bechtel Sr., 83, of Whitehall, formerly of Emmaus, died peacefully September 9, 2012 in Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown, with his loving and dedicated family by his side. He was the husband of Nancy L. (Keller) Bechtel for over 59 years. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Charles and Anna (Koch) Bechtel.

He was a member of St. John's Lutheran Church, Coplay.

He was a 1947 graduate of Allentown High School and served with the U.S. Navy during the Korean War.

James P. Ewell

Wednesday, September 19, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

James P. Ewell, 87, of Macungie, formerly of Allentown and Philadelphia, died September 15, 2012, surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of the late Mary (Bradley) Ewell. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late James P. and Ellen (Anderson) Ewell.

He was a graduate of Northeast High School in Philadelphia and LaSalle University, and was a district sales manager for Uniroyal Corporation for many years until retiring.