Divorces started

Stephen G. Chew, 627 E. Ridge St., Lansford, filed against Deborah L. Chew, same address. They were married Sept. 18, 1993.

Cassandra Marie Fairweather, 417 W. Mahanoy Ave., Girardville, filed against Scott Leonard Fairweather, 221 E. Richard St., Summit Hill. They were married Aug. 26, 2001.

Judith Gill, 929 North St., Jim Thorpe, filed against Jace Jon Gill, 11 Lehigh Gorge Drive, Jim Thorpe. They were married May 29, 1971.

Credit defaults

The following actions have been filed by credit card companies, or their collection agencies, for alleged defaults on credit card/loan accounts.

First Commonwealth FCU, Box 20450, Lehigh Valley, filed against Ralph Parsons, 6 E. Hazard St., Summit Hill, seeking $4,497.50.

Asset Acceptance, 28405 Van Dyke Ave., Warren, Mich., filed five actions as follows: Lorraine Moyes, 105 Main Rd., Weissport, two actions seeking $914.29 and $1,437.02; Jaime L. Lazar, 307 1/2 W. Bertsch St., Lansford, seeking $2,526.99; Eric N. Villalta, 55 Talbot Lane, Albrightsville, seeking $2,035.34; and Melissa Cuccaro, 3 Cypress Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,427.44.

Oliphant Financial, Box 2899, Sarasota, Fla., filed against Hector Hutcheson, 41 Jones St., Lansford, seeking $1,712.16.

Remit Corporation, 36 W. Main St., Bloomsburg, filed three actions as follows: Robert Ahner, 354 Centre St., Parryville, seeking $1,814.44; Jacob Henning, 395 Little Gap Rd., Palmerton, seeking $1,092.06; and Tammy Williams, 402 Long Run Rd., Lehighton, seeking $1,909.61.

FIA Card Services, 1825 E. Buckeye Rd., Phoenix, Ariz., filed two actions as follows: Cristine Falco, 2 Lipuma Drive, Apt. D, Lake Harmony, seeking $3,344.58; and Sarahann Ahner, 333 Overlook Drive, Lehighton, seeking $17,467.31.

CACH, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Rebecca Weil, 600 Franklin Ave., Palmerton, seeking $5,092.58.

Installment loans

Land Rover Capital Group, Box 6508, Mesa, Ariz., filed a complaint against Flagstaff Management Corp., and Timothy R. Markley, 600 Flagstaff Rd., Jim Thorpe, alleging a default on a motor vehicle installment sales contract. Sought is $12,076.30 plus interest, costs and fees.

VNB Loan Services Inc., c/o Box 11848, Harrisburg, filed a complaint against Matthew Green, 231 South St., Lehighton, alleging a default on a motor vehicle installment sales contract. Sought is $8,676.01.

Mortgageforeclosures

The following actions were filed as mortgage foreclosures for alleged defaults on loans.

HSBC Bank USA, 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed an action against Crystal Best, 12 Kittatinny St., Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $105,218.22 and continuing interest.

HSBC Bank USA filed an action against John Suveg, 235 Second St., Weatherly, over property at that address. Sought is $113,355.15 and continuing interest.

Deutsche Bank Trust Company Americas, 4708 Mercantile Drive, Fort Worth, Tex., filed an action against Francis J. Guy II, 432 Harrison St., Pottsville, over property at 345 W. Kline Ave., Lansford. Sought is $30,759.57 and continuing interest.

Deutsche Bank filed an action against Julie and Dervin Valle, 79 Hemlock Drive, aka, 89 Mountain View Drive, Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $224,607.58 and continuing interest.

Sovereign Bank, 601 Penn St., Reading, filed an action against Arthur J. and Cathleen Merkle, 1235 Chapman Circle, aka, 144 Chapman Circle, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $45,339.52 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans Servicing, 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed an action against Jessica Verhaunkz and Edwin Torres, 194 Ten Point Lodge Rd., Weatherly, over property at that address. Sought is $150,395.10 and continuing interest.

BAC filed an action against Roberto A. and Thirza A. Buell, 2 Laurel Woods Circle, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $187,576.16 and continuing interest.

Bank of New York, c/o 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, filed an action against Tamara and Kenneth Jordan, 273 Tarantino Drive, White Haven, over property at that address. Sought is $179,069.30 and continuing interest.

GMAC Mortgage, c/o 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, filed an action against Peter P. Corrente, 42 Old Stage Rd., Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $103,304.31 and continuing interest.

Nationstar Mortgage, 350 Highland Drive, Lewisville, Tex., filed an action against Robert T. Snyder, 217 S. Second St., Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $87,506.61 and continuing interest.