Whitehall-Coplay Press

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Edward John Deichmeister

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Queenship of Mary Church member

Edward John Deichmeister, 77, of Northampton, died Nov. 28, 2018, in his home. He was the husband of Julia Ann (Falk) Deichmeister for 52 years.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Edward and Julia (Fidler) Deichmeister.

He was an assembler for Ingersoll Rand for 27 years and later for Allentown Equipment for seven years.

He was a member of Queenship of Mary Church, Northampton.

He was a member of the Coplay trap shooting team, East Bath and Lappawinzo rod and gun clubs and Grouse Hall.

Whitehall-Coplay lunch menus

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in School

Thursday, Dec. 6: Elem. — Ham and cheese pretzel on pretzel bun or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; M.S. — Ham and cheese on pretzel bun or PB&J, steamed corn, celery sticks, banana, chilled peaches, milk choice; H.S. — Ham and cheese on pretzel bun, seasoned wedges, celery sticks, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice; H.S. premium — Baked chicken, whole-grain crackers, salad plate, steamed corn, chickpeas, chilled peaches, banana, milk choice

Fullerton: St. Elizabeth’s to host all-you-can-eat breakfast Dec. 9

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., will hold its next all-you-can-eat breakfast 8:30-11:30 a.m. Dec. 9 in the parish social hall.

Come fill up on all your favorites of bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, home fries, pancakes, cheesy Tater Tots, Danish, juice and coffee.

The special this month is Lourdes’ rice pudding.

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St. Elizabeth’s youth ministry will be caroling with the choir at the Lehigh Valley Zoo during the Winter Spectacular 6-8 p.m. Dec. 14.

If needed, this time will count toward service hours.

Stiles: Be safe while holiday shopping

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The holiday season has begun!

Remember to take your time on the roads as you travel to complete errands and shopping. Try to be courteous to your fellow drivers, and leave the house early, so you have plenty of time to get to your destination. Be safe.

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The Stiles neighborhood is merry and bright, thanks to neighbors adorning their houses with holiday decorations. The weather may be cold, but the spirit of the community is warm as the excitement builds for the holiday season.

Enjoy the beauty of the neighborhood!

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Arnold Calvin Wingrove

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

survived Battle of Okinawa

Arnold Calvin Wingrove, 94, died Nov. 27, 2018. He was the husband of Pearl (Meyer) Wingrove for 74 years.

Born in South Williamsport, he was a son of the late Arnold Carmine and Cora Mae (Snyder) Wingrove.

He was in the U.S. Navy during World War II. He survived the Battle of Okinawa while serving on the USS Aaron Ward DM34.

He worked in the painting business.

He was formerly an active member of Mt. Pocono Methodist Church.

Louis J. Lendl

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

St. Peter Roman Catholic Church member

Louis J. Lendl, 87, of Whitehall, died Nov. 17, 2018. He was the husband of the late Shirley A. (Polakovich) Lendl.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late Louis L. and Mary (Gaston) Lendl.

He was in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

He was employed by the former Fuller Company, Catasauqua, before retiring.

He was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.

He is survived by two sisters, Maryann Moran and Jeanette Prozonic; nieces; and nephews.

Catasauqua: Salem to host Santa breakfast

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will be having a breakfast with Santa 9-11 a.m. Dec. 8.

All ages are welcome.

There is a fee for the breakfast, but those ages 3 and under eat for free.

There will be scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, home fries, pastries, fruit, juice, coffee and much more.

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The Catty Club, 226 Pine St., will be having a chicken dinner bingo Dec. 8.

Doors open 4 p.m., and bingo starts 5 p.m.

Contact the club at 610-264-1771 for more information or to purchase tickets.

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Catasauqua Police

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 19

An unwanted person in the 300 block of Church Street was reported. The individual left voluntarily, police said.

On North 12th Street, officers investigated a harassment complaint via text messages.

In the 600 block of Bethlehem Road, police checked on a parked vehicle.

The department received a report of lug nuts loosened in the 100 block of Main Street.

Police and UGI were on the scene of a fire in the 600 block of Limestone Street.

Northampton police

Wednesday, December 5, 2018 by The Press in Police Log

Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.

NOV. 23

An unwanted female in the 100 block of Lilac Court was reported.

NOV. 25

A domestic dispute occurred between a male and female in the 1300 block of Main Street.

In the 1000 block of Main Street, police responded to a domestic dispute involving a male and female.

NOV. 27

Suspicious activity — a phone scam — in the 1800 block of Main Street was reported to the department.