Tracey Lynn Heffelfinger, 48, of Northampton, died May 27, 2018, from myeloid leukemia.
She was a daughter of Arthur “Tom” Heffelfinger and the late Sally A. (Brutchak) Heffelfinger.
In addition to her father, she is survived by a brother, Scott and his wife Audrey and their sons Zachary, Nicholas and Matthew; an aunt, Nancy and her husband Ronald Motsko; and cousins and their families.
Contributions may be made to the family.
Arrangements were made by Gilbert Funeral Home Inc., Whitehall.
Mary T. Danko, 94, of Coplay, died May 31, 2018, at home. She was the wife of the late Bernard J. Danko.
Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Martin and Rose (Klement) Anthony Sr.
She was a seamstress for various factories in the Lehigh Valley for many years. Before that, she was a hairdresser.
She was a member of St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, Coplay.
She is survived by a daughter, Mary-Beth; a son, James; and a sister, Anna Udicious, all of Coplay; nieces; and nephews.
Steel FC tie 0-0
Bethlehem Steel FC continued its strong run of form with a strong defensive game plan to shutout the defending USL Cup Champion Louisville City FC at Goodman Stadium on the campus of Lehigh University, playing to a 0-0 draw.
Fielding six teenagers against the champions, Steel FC limited the Eastern Conference power to no shots on target in the opening half and just two overall. Philadelphia Union goalkeeper John McCarthy picked up his second clean sheet of the year in the scoreless affair.
Marlene D. (Hill) Race, 77, of Walnutport, died June 6, 2018, in her home. She was the wife of the late William B. Race Sr.
Born in Lehighton, she was a daughter of the late Royal O. and Arlene C. (Strohl) Hill.
She was a 1958 graduate of Whitehall High School.
She scheduled bus trips for several years while a member of the Palmerton Over 60 Club. She and her late husband were members of the Lehigh Valley Antique Car Club and showed previously their 1921 Willys Knight and their 1936 Buick.
Gladys N. (Diehl) Gregg, 89, of Schnecksville and formerly of Whitehall, died June 3, 2018, in her home. She was the wife of the late Roman M. Gregg.
Born in Quakertown, she was a daughter of the late Herbert E. and Carrie M. (Heller) Diehl.
Ramona D. Hoffman, 55, of Allentown, died May 28, 2018, at St. Luke’s Hospital. She was the wife of Richard G. Hoffman of Allentown.
Born in Allentown, she was a daughter of Helene Neubauer and the late Julius Neubauer.
In addition to her husband and mother, she is survived by two sons, Kyle and Zachary; a daughter, Danielle Hoffman and her partner Chad Heiney; a brother, Thomas Neubauer; two sisters, Daniela Neubauer and Regina Currier; and a grandson, Abel.
Private services will be held at the convenience of the family.
Awards and scholarships were presented to the following students during an awards program held last month.
Rasha Abdouche: Chris Attieh Humanitarian Scholarship; WHS Spanish National Honor Society Award
Morgan Anderson: Elizabeth M. Kloiber Memorial Scholarship; Moravian College Academic Scholarship and Alumni Scholarship
Cadeysa Andujar Jimenez: Porter Lodge No. 284 Masonic Student Assistance Award
Benjamin Antonchak: Patrick Sinatore Memorial Scholarship; Ryan Molchany Memorial Scholarship Award
Dabriel Ayala: Zephyr Football Club Award
Miss America 2.0. Coming soon: New website. New show. New experience.
Previous winners of the popular pageant are casting their own votes now, after last week’s announcement that the Miss America organization will eliminate its swimsuit and evening gown contests from the 97-year-old event.
Gretchen Carlson, the newly named chairwoman of the Miss America board of directors and herself a winner of the pageant, also announced it was no longer to be considered a pageant, but rather a competition.
Cancer Support COMMUNITY
The Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley is offering the following free education and support programs for cancer patients and their caregivers in June.
Unless otherwise noted, programs are held at the Cancer Support Community, 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.
• Survivor Summit: 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 15 at the Historic Hotel Bethlehem. The day includes speakers and sessions featuring art therapy, yoga, clinical trials, lymphedema management, medical marijuana, budget planning, care giving, exercise, nutrition and more.
With the observance of Flag Day today, June 14, there is no special program on tap. Borough residents have been reminded to fly the American flag at home.
The summer start for the popular Aqua Zumba classes at the borough’s Parkway Pool is June 18.
The water program, led by instructor Tara Miller, is 6:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Wednesday evenings.
There is a cost.
Coplay Senior Citizens will meet 1 p.m. June 20 at Commitment to Family & Community, 165 Cherry St.
The organization is looking for new members. The public is invited.