East Penn Press

Friday, November 15, 2019

Donald F. Williams

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

Bethlehem Steel executive

Donald F. Williams, 96, of Macungie, died Nov. 3, 2019, at Lehigh Commons, Macungie. He was the husband of the late Joyce M. (Owens) Williams, whom he married Oct. 10, 1945. Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Conard R. and Hilda G. (Stocker) Williams.

He graduated from Lehigh University in 1950, where he was a member of the Lambda Chi Alpha fraternity. He served his class as correspondent and secretary.

He was a charter member and past president of the Westwood Heights Swim Club.

Florence L. Benjamin

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Alburtis

Florence L. Benjamin, 88, of Alburtis, died Oct. 29, 2019. She was the wife of the late Albert L. Benjamin Sr. Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Raymond and Ruth (Dorney) Moyer.

She worked for the Brandywine School District and JoMar Garment Factory before retiring.

She enjoyed cross stitching.

She is survived by a son, Keith A.; daughters, Ruth and Debra; son Todd; grandchildren; great-grandchildren; niece Evette Smith; sisters Marlene, Frances and Barbara. She was predeceased by a sister, Dolores.


Wednesday, November 6, 2019 by The Press in Police Log


Sara Ilysee Craft, 33, of Emmaus, was arrested Oct. 4 for allegedly driving under the influence, recklessly endangering another person and recklessly endangering the welfare of a child after a traffic stop on East Main Street, according to Emmaus police. She was transported to Lehigh County DUI Center.

A 2002 Ford Mustang convertible, valued at $4,000, was taken. The incident was reported at 606 State Ave. Oct. 28.