Doris Adelaide (Huneke) Carraher, 83, of Emmaus, lost her battle with pancreatic cancer and died June 30, 2018, peacefully at home. She was the wife of the late Larry Carraher. Born in the Bronx, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late John and Marie Huneke.
She and her husband lived in Pearl River, N.Y. until moving to Emmaus in 1975. She worked as a medical assistant and teacher’s aide in New York. She was a secretary and a middle school athletic director for the East Penn School District.
UNITED STATES NAVY
Capt. Jeffrey M. Andrews has retired from the U.S. Navy after serving honorably for 30 years.
Andrews, a 1982 graduate of Emmaus High School, last served as commanding officer with Navy Medicine Professional Development Center, Naval Support Activity, Bethesda, Md.
The most in-depth drowsy driving research ever conducted in the U.S. using footage of everyday drivers found that the percentage of crashes involving drowsiness is nearly eight times higher than federal estimates indicate, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety.
The difficulty in detecting drowsiness following a crash makes drowsy driving one of the most underreported traffic safety issues.
LEBANON VALLEY COLLEGE
Area students are among those who received degrees in recent ceremonies including Nicholas Kochanek, of Allentown, who earned a Bachelor of Arts degree and Bachelor of Music degree in music and audio and music production and graduated cum laude; Miles Weber, of Emmaus, who received a Bachelor of Arts degree in music.
MOUNT ST. MARY’S UNIVERSITY
Adrianna Hyland, of Macungie and Kieran Damitz, of Allentown, are among students named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester.
Dorothy F. (Bartlip) Kershner, 82, of Emmaus, died June 25, 2018 in Lehigh Valley Hospital. She was the wife of the late Kenneth Kershner Sr. Born in Allentown, she was the daughter of the late LeRoy and Elsie (Snyder) Barlip.
Dorothy worked as a waitress at various restaurants and diners and owned the former Triangle Restaurant in Emmaus. She was a member of St. John’s UCC., Emmaus.
UNIVERSITY OF DELAWARE
Area students are among those named to the dean’s list for the spring 2018 semester including: Taden Gery, of Alburtis; Alexander Bushinsky, Shannon Bushinsky, Evan Dratch, Alec Francello, Ana Haddad, Benjamin Heydt, Christopher Kennington, Sandra Krissinger, Madeline LeFrock, Madeline McLinden, Megan Pacitti, Michael Palmer, Nicholas Poluch, Daniel Snyder, Thomas Wagner, Lukas Wieder, all of Allentown; Erica Haas, Vanessa Huber, Daniel Intriago, Miranda O’Donald, all of Emmaus; Sydney Beltz, Ryan Fritz, Abigail Mauro, Kristen Mikelson, all of Macungie