East Penn Press

Thursday, January 17, 2019

Gaetano Randazzo

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

owner, Joe’s Pizza II, Emmaus

Gaetano Randazzo, 53, of Macungie, died Jan. 3, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital. He was the husband of Maria (Amato) Randazzo. Born in Italy, he was the son of Rosaria (Gambino) Randazzo and the late Giovanni Randazzo.

He was the owner and operator of Joe’s Pizza II in Emmaus.

He was a member of St. Thomas More Catholic Church, Allentown.

EMMAUS POLICE

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Police Log

Simple assault

Stevie Kearse, 31, of Emmaus, was arrested Dec. 13, 2018, for alleged simple assault and harassment after a dispute in the 400 block of South Seventh Street, according to police.

Mickey Jadallah, 52, of Allentown, was arrested Dec. 17, 2018, for alleged simple assault and criminal trespass after a disturbance in the 500 block of Jubilee Street, according to police.

Kristian Andersen, 38, of Emmaus, was arrested Dec. 17, 2018, for alleged public drunkenness in the 300 block of Ridge Street, according to police.

Julia M. Moroz

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

formerly of Emmaus

Julia M. (Kuhar) Moroz, 93, formerly of Emmaus, died Jan. 3, 2019, at Luther Crest, Allentown where she had been residing. She was the wife of the late Eugene Moroz. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Julia (Fisher) and Alexander Kuhar.

She was a longtime member of Brookside Country Club, Macungie and enjoyed bowling and golfing with her husband and friends. She was an avid bridge player and enjoyed traveling abroad. She and her husband enjoyed being snow birds in Florida for many years.

She was a member of Emmaus Moravian Church.

David Thomas Jones Jr.

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Lower Macungie Township

David Thomas Jones Jr., 57, of Lower Macungie Township, died Jan. 2, 2019, in his residence. Born in Allentown, he was the son of Darlene R. (Stuber) and David Thomas Jones Sr., of Lower Macungie Township.

He was a graduate of William Allen High School. He worked in shipping and receiving at Bridesburg Foundry, Whitehall, for over 15 years before retiring.

He served as shop steward for many years.

He is survived by his parents; son, Daniel D., of Lower Macungie Township; brother, Douglas T. and his wife Nancy, of Wescosville.

M. Minerva Fries

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Emmaus

M. Minerva Fries, 100, of Emmaus, died Dec. 28, 2018, in The Lutheran Home at Topton. She was the wife of the late Joseph Schwartz and Alfred Fries. Born in Upper Milford Township, she was the daughter of the late Edwin and Minnie (Nuss) Wagner.

She worked at the Emmaus Pajama Factory and as an assembler for Allen Organ Company for 20 years, retiring in 1984.

She was the oldest member of Jerusalem Western Salisbury Church and a member of the Emmaus Historical Society and life member of Citizens Fire Co. #2.

BRIEFLY

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Construction continues

L. MACUNGIE LIBRARY

Lower Macungie Library will be closed for four weeks starting Jan. 21 to complete the construction/renovation project.

The library will reopen Feb. 18.

The library has suspended its lending policy to allow patrons to “stock up” during the closure. No items will be due until Feb. 18.

Accepting race

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

pediatric cancer

Registration is now open for the Pediatric Cancer Foundation of Lehigh Valley’s Ready, Set, Gold 8K Run/5K Walk to be held April 13 at the Ironton Rail Trail, Coplay.

Run begins 8:30 a.m. The 5K Walk will begin 9 a.m. Registration and packet pickup begin 7 a.m.

Come early and check out the merchandise table and the raffle.

Visit with various characters and listen to music before the event.

Cookbook now available

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

ALLENTOWN

Allentown Public Library is offering an appetizing cookbook called “What’s Cooking at the Library: 100 Years of Good Taste.”

The centennial cookbook is priced to sell.

The spiral-bound book contains 344 recipes contributed by more than 30 library employees and families.

There also is an eclectic mix of handed-down family recipes, modern dishes and tried-and-true favorites, including German potato salad, chicken divan, pork barbecue and Moravian sugar cake.

All proceeds benefit the library.

Classes being

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by The Press in News Briefs

Beekeepers

Want to become a beekeeper? Join experienced beekeepers of the Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association for their eighth annual Intro to Beekeeping classes 6:30 p.m. Feb. 13, 27 and March 13 and 27 at Lehigh Carbon Community College, 4525 Education Park Dr., Schnecksville.

The price includes all classes, book, course materials, refreshments, access to experienced beekeepers and a field trip to the club apiary.

The classes are family friendly for all ages.

For more information call 610-737-7676 or visit www.lehighvalleybeekeepers.org.