Tabitha M. Schade, of Allentown, is among students named to the Trumpeters leadership honor society recently.
WEST CHESTER UNIVERSITY
Kristin Marie Erle, of Macungie, is among students named to the dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester.
Stephen Frank Markley, 82, of Macungie, died May 5, 2017 at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township. He was the husband of the late Carol A. (Tanner) Markley. Born Nov. 13, 1934, in Allentown, he was the son of the late Stephen and Dorothy Markley.
He worked as a machinist for Ingersoll Rand and then continued on at Schiller-Pfeiffer Machine Shop Inc., Emmaus. He was a lover of birds and always had one for a pet. He enjoyed spending time in his workshop.
CEDAR CREST COLLEGE
Area students are among those recently inducted into the Theta Rho Chapter of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing including: Danielle Beecher, Troy Boulden and Malgorzata Halat, all of Allentown; Laura Coffey and Kasey Ro, both of Emmaus; Laura McCready, of Macungie.
Thirty-five graduate and undergraduate students were inducted into the Phi Alpha National Honor Society for Social Work recently including: Cornelia Campbell, Elizabeth Gehringer and Taylor Person, all of Allentown; Tricia Bryfogle and Brianna Norton, both of Emmaus; Lindsay Fernandez and Taylor Wolff, both of Macungie
SAINT JOSEPH’S UNIVERSITY
Michael Horton, of Allentown, is among students inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma, the national business honor society, for the spring 2017 semester.
Bernadine E. Kane, 91, died peacefully May 3, 2017. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Emma (Sunderer) Kleinsorge. She was the former wife of Mathias (Matt) Gutman from which she had six children. She was also the loving wife of her beloved late husband Bernard Kane.
A male resident of Cottonwood Court, Lower Macungie Township, reported unknown actors took possession of his credit card information, without his consent and used his information to complete three transactions totaling approximately $1,100 between March 30 and April 1.
A resident of the 3900 block of Larkspur Drive, Lower Macungie Township, reported an unknown actor removed change from the center console of the vehicle overnight April 27.
Bruce C. Reiss, 80, of Emmaus, died May 3, 2017 in Lehigh Valley Inpatient Hospice. He was the husband of Leanna H. (Bittenbender) Reiss. Born in Emmaus, he was the son of the late Henry M. and Ruth S. (Sallade) Reiss.
He worked as a equipment operator for the Borough of Emmaus for many years, retiring in 2002. He was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Emmaus. He was a life member of Fire Company #1, former firefighter for Emmaus Volunteer Fire Department and volunteered for the Emmaus Ambulance Corps.
He was an avid sports fan and enjoyed fishing, hunting and golfing.
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