If you don't like the weather, wait 10 minutes.
I first heard that saying while visiting Maine, but I think there's some truth to it here, too.
Friday was absolutely beautiful. I took in the sunshine and enjoyed a 75-minute walk through the neighborhoods of Coplay. It was so nice out I didn't wear a coat and, at one point, I even took off my cardigan sweater.
Saturday wasn't bad but it was definitely colder. By Sunday, the winds made it feel downright frigid.
Dora L. Evans, 95, of Catasauqua, died Feb. 5, 2013, at Leigh Valley Hospital, Cedar Crest, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Clair Evans.
Born in Muir, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Annie Hand Lehman.
She was a retired seamstress in the garment industry.
She was a member of Salem United Church of Christ, Catasauqua.
Ella Grace Luchansky, 4, of Coplay, died Feb. 11, 2013, at home. She was a daughter of Jennifer L. Kresge and Stephen M. Luchansky.
She attended Kurious Kids Preschool, Coplay.
She was a member of Bethany United Methodist Church, Wescosville.
In addition to her mother and father, she is survived by two brothers, Owen and Zachary; maternal grandparents, John and Alice Kresge; maternal great-grandparents, John and Charlene Mestler; maternal great-grandmother, Grace Kresge; and paternal grandparents, Kelly Andrews and Stephen Luchansky.
Georgette J. (Wirth) Logenbach, 88, of Whitehall, died Jan. 28, 2013, at home. She was the wife of the late Harold S. Logenbach Sr.
Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Jenny (Troxell) Wirth.
She was a sewing machine operator for many years at the former Fuller Sportswear, Whitehall, before retiring.
She is survived by two daughters, Shirley A. Clewell of Whitehall and Helen and her husband Randy Onufer of Danielsville; a sister, Maryjane Gunshore of Walnutport; seven grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Rowland "Bud" E. Unangst, 88, of Catasauqua, died Feb. 11, 2013. He was the husband of Lillian E. (DeLong) Unangst for 64 years.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Edwin and Carrie (Woodring) Unangst.
He was a 1942 graduate of Allentown High School.
He was in the U.S. Army during World War II. He served in Guam and the South Pacific, and was awarded three Bronze Stars for bravery.
He was an optician and worked for Linden Optical for 47 years until retiring.
He was a member of St. John's United Church of Christ, Howertown.
Mary "Mitzi" A. Leiner, of Coplay, died Feb. 14, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg, Bethlehem. She was the wife of William L. Leiner for 63 years.
Born in Northampton, she was a daughter of the late Stephen and Mary (Stoltzer) Gasper.
She was an assembler for the former General Electric Company, Allentown for 17 years.
She was a member of St. Peter's Catholic Church, Coplay, where she volunteered for church functions.
She was formerly a volunteer with the Coplay Fire Company.
Eileen "Betty " B. Conner, 86, of Allentown, died Feb. 4, 2013, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. She was the wife of the late Marshall E. Conner for 54 years.
She was a daughter of the late Earl and Nellie (Bamberger) Baer.
She was a floor lady at Jo-Mar Manufacturing, Allentown, for many years until retiring.
She attended Westminster Village Adult Day Care.
Mabel Demko, 83, of Northampton, died Feb. 9, 2013, at Gracedale Nursing Home.
She was the daughter of the late Jacob and Berhta (Resh) Demko.
She is survived by three sisters, Pauline, Gertude and Pearl; two brothers, George and Donald; nieces; and nephews.
She was predeceased by a brother, Jacob James.
Contributions may be made to Gracedale, 2 Gracedale Ave., Nazareth, 18064.
Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc., Catasauqua.
With pantries at food banks struggling to keep their shelves filled to meet a growing clientele base, the Whitehall AARP Chapter 3115 did its part as members brought bags of canned and boxed food to its meeting held at the American Club of Coplay Pavilion. Handing donated bags of food to AARP 3115 Chapter President Bill Strauch are Regina Polaha, of Fullerton, left, and Catherine Hersh, of South Whitehall Township.
Louis "Lefty" J. Serensits, 92, of Northampton, died Feb. 4, 2013, in Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown. He was the husband of Julia A. (Toth) Serensits for 67 years.
Born in Northampton, he was a son of the late August and Anna (Malits) Serensits.
He was in the U.S. Navy.
He was a traffic manager for the former Cross Country Clothes for many years.
He was a member of the Queenship of Mary Church and its Holy Name Society.