East Penn Press

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VFW

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

Post 12099 seeks new members

The Military Nursing Corps of Pennsylvania, VFW Post 12099, is currently welcoming female and male veterans with service in overseas conflicts. Current members of Post 12099 have proudly served in every conflict from World War II to active status in the Global War on Terror.

Post 12099 is headquartered in the General Charles C. Curtis National Guard Armory, 1501 Allen St., Allentown and meets 7 p.m. the second Tuesday of each month. Those interested in membership are encouraged to attend a meeting or contact Commander Joe Zeller at 610-298-3254.

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Air Force

Air National Guard Airman 1st Class Sean M. Knaus graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.

The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

Airmen who complete basic training earn four credits toward an associate in applied science degree through the Community College of the Air Force.

Knaus is the son of Gregory and Leeanne Knaus, of Wescosville.

Ronald R. Braun

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Bethlehem Steel employee

Ronald R. Braun, 75, of Macungie, died January 22, 2013, in the Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of Bernadine (Heil) Braun. They would have been married for 55 years this February. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Roman R. Braun Sr. and Dorothy A. (Coleman) Braun.

He was employed in the Central Tool Department of Bethlehem Steel for 37 years, retiring in 1992. He was also an Erie Insurance agent for many years.

He was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Wescosville.

Eleanor M. Romig

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Eleanor M. Romig, 90, of Macungie, died January 21, 2013, in the Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late Elwood E. Romig. Born in Huff's Church, she was the daughter of the late Samuel W. and Jennie M. (Pauley) Fox.

She worked for Rodale Manufacturing in Emmaus for 24 years, retiring in 1975.

She was a member of Huff's Union Church and served with the Ladies Aide.

She was also a member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Seisholtzville Fire Company.

COLLEGE CORNER

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Local News

Bucknell University

Lindsey C. Edelman, daughter of Bruce and Diane Edelman, of Macungie, and a 2009 graduate of Emmaus High School, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.

Sarah E. Holler, daughter of Paul and Nancy Holler, of Allentown, and a 2012 graduate of Salisbury High School, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.

Nicole M. Klein, daughter of Crystal Klein, of Emmaus, and Robert Klein, of Glen Gardner, N.J., and a graduate of Emmaus High School, was named to the dean's list for the fall semester.

J. Wesley Eltonhead

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Zionsville

J. Wesley Eltonhead, 96, of Zionsville died January 21, 2013, at his residence. He was the husband of the late Lucille J. (Reinsmith) Eltonhead who died Aug. 24, 2001. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Joseph Wesley and Mildred I. (McLean) Eltonhead.

Prior to retiring, he was head of the drafting department at Mack Trucks, Allentown.

He was a member of Old Zionsville United Church of Christ.

CORRECTION

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by The Press in Police Log

In the Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2013 edition of the East Penn Press, it was incorrectly reported that Patti Shill, 50, of Allentown was charged with access device fraud arising out of an incident involving use of credit cards. She was not charged in this matter. The police investigation in the matter continues. The Press regrets this error.