Mortgageforeclosures

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

Nationstar Mortgage, c/o 350 Highland Drive, Lewisville, Tex., filed against Ronald J. Watkins, 3429 SR309, Orefield, over property at 4100 Fireline Rd., Palmerton. Sought is $154,176.63 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank, c/o 350 Highland Drive, Lewisville, Tex., filed against William Lounsbury and Kelly Smith, aka, Kelly Lounsburg, 13 Junco Lane, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $95,623.43 and continuing interest.

Bill for pole

PPL Electric Utilities Corp., 2 N. Ninth St., Allentown, filed a civil complaint against Daniel W. Graver, aka, Dan Graver, 103 326 N. Harrity Rd., Palmerton, and Ada Frederick, 140 Stagecoach Road East, Palmerton.

The suit states that Graver was contracted by Frederick to due trimming on her property. It is alleged that Graver damaged a utility pole belonging to the plaintiff during the trimming operation.

Sought are damages of $7,878.08 plus interest, costs, and fees.

Credit defaults

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

Portfolio Recovery Associates, Norfolk, Va., filed against John V. Yerance Jr., 410 S. Third St., Lehighton, seeking $3,523.46.

Midland Funding, San Diego, Calif., filed two actions as follows: Deborah Settler, 469 E. Railroad St., Nesquehoning, seeking $1,331.02; and Alberto Santiago, 17 Fawn Court, Lake Harmony, seeking $1,134.11.

CACH, Denver, Colo., filed against Craig W. Brophy, 1164 Packerton Dam Drive, Lehighton, seeking $4,736.10.

FIA Card Services, Newark, Del., filed against Felicia B. Ernst, 312 First St., Weatherly, seeking $6,732.90.

Divorces started

Ida Mazzella, 502 Center St., Jim Thorpe, filed against Andrea Mazzella, 65 Autumn Lane, Jim Thorpe. They were married Sept. 14, 1991.

Mary Ann Morris, 3770 Forest Inn Rd., Palmerton, filed against Garry Morris, 413 Central Ave., East Bangor. They were married Aug. 14, 1982.

Samantha Bechtel, 3169 Mahoning Mountain Rd., Lehighton, filed against Christopher Bechtel, 460 Franklin Ave., Palmerton. They were married June 23, 2007.

Victoria L. Baumes, 108 Lansford Court, Lansford, filed against Daniel C. Baumes, 2150 N. Susquehanna Trail, York. They were married Feb. 4, 2011.