Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees have been signed by the county court.

Paul George Sherbine, 695 Firehouse Rd., Palmerton, from Valerie Gail Sherbine, 9376 Laandis Lane, East Greenville.

Jared Reitz, 33 S. Tippets Rd., Nesquehoning, from Jessica Reitz, 61 W. High St., Nesquehoning.

Theresa A. Fronheiser, 4075 Fireline Rd., Palmerton, from Shawn A. Fronheiser, 3530 Forest Inn Rd., Palmerton.

John William Neville, 179 Whitman Lane, Albrightsville, from Doreen Neville, 7 Club House Rd., Jim Thorpe.

David Joseph Haas, 422 Fell St., Weatherly, from Constance Joan Haas, 401 Bridge St., Weissport.

Terri S. Trotter, 664 Fireline Rd., Palmerton, from Patrick W. Trotter, 261 Columbia Ave., Palmerton.

Stephen A. Malandra, 16 Poplar Rd., Albrightsville, from Patricia M. Malandra, 1518 Sonoma Ave., Albany, Calif.

Stephanie L. Demkovitz, 305 Clearview Dr., Palmerton, from Allen M. Demkovitz, 636 Blue Mountain Rd., Ashfield.

Frank Dykas, 27 Tunrbridge Drive, Limberton, N.J., from Colleen Dykas, 12 Jane Court, Albrightsville.

Mortgage foreclosures

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

Nationstar Mortgage, c/o 350 Highland Drive, Lewisville, Tex., filed against Russell O. Breiner, 529 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $117,911.08 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank, c/o 3600 Horizon Drive, King of Prussia, filed against Donald L. and Darlene M. Graver, 171 S. Second St., Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $18,132.40 and continuing interest.

JP Morgan Chase Bank filed against Palver M. Payne, individually, and in her capacity as co-executrix of the estate of Theodore Payne, 1550 Kerbaugh St., Philadelphia, over property at Lot 142, 6 Greiger Lane, Albrightsville. Sought is $189,336.68 and continuing interest.

HSBC Bank USA, c/o 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against Margaret Todd, 219 Mountainview Drive, Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $78,853.43 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank, c/o 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against Janice and Brian C. Terry, 462 W. White St., Summit Hill, over property at that address. Sought is $33,724.46 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank filed against Beth Mantz and Kenneth S. McDonald, 29 W. White St., Summit Hill, over property at that address. Sought is $62,366.12 and continuing interest.

Soverign Bank, c/o 824 N. Market St., Wilmington, Del., filed against Steve A. and Nichalene M. Werner, 648 Prescott Ave., Scranton, over property at 63 Berwick St., Beaver Meadows. Sought is $164,563.38 and continuing interest.

Credit defaults

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

Discover Bank, New Castle, Del., filed against George C. Strohl III, 1824 Blakeslee Blvd. Drive East, Lehighton, seeking $1,349.82.

American Express Centurion Bank, Salt Lake City, UH., filed against Dennis E. Hager, Broadway, Jim Thorpe, seeking $6,042. A second action was filed by the bank against Hager seeking $4,784.57.

Portfolio Recovery Associates, Norfolk, Va., filed four actions as follows: Robert C. Flexer, 189 S. First St., Lehighton, seeking $1,162.15; Jeffrey Stout, 10 Willard Drive, Lehighton, seeking $767.15; Amanda Bartosevich, 337 Second St., Weatherly, seeking $1,471.12; and Nicole Earley, 509 E. Bertsch St., Lansford, seeking $1,422.80.

Ability Recovery Services, Wyoming, filed against David Miller, 330 Held St., Lehighton, seeking $4,464.49.

Midland Funding, West Chester, filed two actions as follows: Kenneth Wildman, 6 Crane Rd., Albrightsville, seeking $10,753.18; and Marta McGeehan, 6 Laurel St., Nesquehoning, seeking $1,291.77.

Citibank, Sioux Falls, S.D., filed two actions as follows: Giueppe Puddu, 169 Yellow Run Rd., Jim Thorpe, seeking $7,649.66; and Ronald B. Coyle, 32 Sam Brooke Circle, Lehighton, seeking $15,468.96.

Loan default

Citibank, of O'Fallon, Ohio, filed an action against Randy and Andrea Bilder, 5760 Quakake Rd., Weatherly, alleging they defaulted on a home improvement loan. Sought is $71,188.35 plus interest, costs, and fees.

Divorces started

Linda Sheridan, 542 Old Stage Rd., Albrightsville, filed against William Sheridan, 12 Alabama Place, Middletown, N.Y. They were married June 6, 2004.

Tiffany J. Schlegel, 400 Mahoning St., Lehighton, filed against Benneville L. Schlegel, 424 N. Second St., Lehighton. They were married Nov. 15, 2008.

Lisa L. Bolin, 336 Lake Drive, Nesquehoning, filed against Michael Laffee, 2702 Wilshire Blvd., Joliet, Ill. They were married Aug. 22, 1998.

Daniel J. Sabol, 39 W. Lehigh St., Coaldale, filed against Judith K. Sabol, 113 S. Oak St., Summit Hill. They were married Aug. 25, 2006.

Kerry B. Burrows, 58 Oneida Trail, Albrightsville, filed against Maria Burrows, same address. They were married June17, 2006.

Mark J. Barrett, Box 803, Blakeslee, filed against Donna J. Barrett, 2049 Brown Ave., Ben Salem. They were married Sept. 24, 1988.

Faulty work

Victor Leidy, 1744 Orioles Drive, Lehighton, filed a action against Richard Diehl, trading as, Richard Diehl Paving, 4970 E. Valley Drive, Walnutport.

According to the suit on July 23, 2011, the plaintiff contracted the defendant to regrade the driveway at his residence as detailed in the suit. The suit alleges the work was not done properly causing damages.

Sought are damages of $15,350 plus costs, fees, and interest.

Bill owed

Eastern Regional Medical Center, 1331 E. Wyoming Ave., Philadelphia, has filed an action against Bernard Gillespie, 515 North St., Jim Thorpe, alleging he owes a bill for services provided by the plaintiff.

Sought is $78,415.84 plus interest, costs, and fees.