Whitehall-Coplay Press

Friday, November 22, 2019

Sandra M. German

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

born in Moore Township

Sandra M. German, 74, of Schnecksville, died Nov. 4, 2019, in her home.

Born in Moore Township, she was the daughter of the late Theodore and Mabel (Hawk) German.

She was an assembler at Allen Organ Company, Macungie, for 50 years before retiring in 2013.

She was a life member of Central Grange 1650, Germansville, and a member of Community Fire Company No. 1, Schnecksville.

Roland Paul Grieshammer

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Hanover Township

Roland Paul Grieshammer, 91, of Hanover Township, died Nov. 2, 2019, in his home. He was the husband of Ruthann (Plata) Grieshammer and the late Frances (Kennedy) Grieshammer.

Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., he was a son of the late Albert and Freda (VandeGess) Grieshammer.

He was in the U.S. Navy.

He graduated from Bellport High School and earned a bachelor’s degree in physics at Hofstra University and a master’s degree in physics at Aldelphi University.

Larry R. Krautsack Sr.

Wednesday, November 13, 2019 by The Press in Obituaries

of Whitehall

Larry R. Krautsack Sr., 79, of Whitehall, died Nov. 9, 2019, at home. He was the husband of Louise (Shambo) Krautsack for 51 years.

Born in Coplay, he was a son of the late William R. Sr. and Arlene I. (Schaeffer) Krautsack.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by four children, Larry Jr. and his wife Tonya, Kevin, Janice Acevedo and her husband Angel and Keith; eight grandchildren, one great-granddaughter; a brother, Albert; and a sister, Elaine Majercak and her husband Paul.

Services are private.


Monday, November 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

NOV. 11

• Come Write In program (a quiet space for you to write your novel), 5 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537 or northamptonapl.org

• Game night, 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Land preservation open house (organized by Moore Township Land and Preservation Board), 7 p.m., at Moore Township Municipal Building, 2491 Community Drive. Information: 610-759-9449

Korean War vets

Friday, November 8, 2019 by The Press in Focus


Phoebe Terrace Korean War Veterans Richard “Dick” Reider, Louis “Lou” Wolf and The Rev. Wilbur “Bill” Albright discuss “The Forgotten War: Stories from the Korean War,” moderated by Frank Gunter, followed by a screening of “Unforgettable: The Korean War,” 7 p.m. Nov, 11, ArtsQuest Center, SteelStacks, 101 Founders Way, Bethlehem. The event is free and open to the public. Ticket reservations: steelstacks.org; 610-332-3378

Lehigh County senior menus

Friday, November 8, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-782-3254 for locations.

Wednesday, November 6: Italian pork chop, Italian green beans, roasted red potatoes, dinner roll, grapes.

Thursday, November 7: Pineapple chicken, tropical vegetable medley, cilantro lime, brown rice, crackers, tropical fruit.

Friday, November 8: Beef w/ Monterey Jack cheese, cheesy mashed potatoes, sautéed peppers and onions, dinner roll, scalloped peaches.

Monday, November 11: Closed for Veterans Day.

Tuesday, November 12: Baked onion, lemon whitefish, stewed tomatoes, broccoli, macaroni and cheese, ambrosia.

LVH Cancer Center adds staff doctor

Friday, November 8, 2019 by The Press in Business Showcase

Christine Kim, MD, board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Gynecologic Oncology, has joined the staff at the Dale and Francis Hughes Cancer Center at Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH) - Pocono, East Stroudsburg, and at the Cancer Center at Lehigh Valley Hospital (LVH) - Muhlenberg, Bethlehem.

Kim is joining Martin Martino, MD, and M. Bijoy Thomas, MD, with LVPG Gynecologic Oncology. Kim specializes in robotic surgery and treatment of cervical cancer, ovarian cancer, vaginal cancer, vulvar cancer, uterine cancer, benign gynecologic conditions and endometriosis.

Northampton County senior menus

Friday, November 8, 2019 by The Press in Focus

Call 610-829-4540 (ask operator for Area Agency on Aging) for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.

Wednesday, November 6: Spaghetti and meatballs, parmesan cheese, tossed salad/Italian dressing, Italian bread w/ margarine, chilled pears.

Thursday, November 7: Cream of mushroom soup, chicken paprikash, wide noodles, succotash, wheat bread w/ margarine, dark sweet red cherries.

Friday, November 8: Navy bean soup, tuna salad hoagie, potato chips, pasta salad, oatmeal cranberry cookie.