Thursday, March 23, 2017
     
Announcements
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Salva Libid

Stephanie Ann Curran of Dover, Delaware, daughter of James and Lynette Curran of Jim Thorpe, and Joseph Salva Libid of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, son of Fernando and Yolanda Libid and the late Marie Joyce Salva Libid, were wed on Oct. 8, 2016, at Immaculate Conception Church in Jim Thorpe.

The Rev. James J. Ward officiated the double ring ceremony.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Karla Conrad of Allentown to be her matron of honor.

G. Michael Kovacs and Michele Hoffman

Michele Hoffman and G. Michael Kovacs of Palmerton have announced their engagement.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Michael Hoffman of New Tripoli.

Her fiance is the son of Mr. and Mrs. Gary Kovacs of Palmerton.

The couple are planning a wedding for Aug. 22 of this year.

KATHY KUNKEL/TIMES NEWS  Walter Hill of Tamaqua reached the 100-year milestone on July 21, partying with friends and family, including, front, from left: wife Catherine, Walter, great-grandsons Kai and Cove; and back row: Judy and Stan Holloway, Heidi, Zev and Josh Holloway.

Walter N. Hill of Tamaqua celebrated his 100th birthday on July 21 surrounded by family and friends, including a new great-grandson. The party was held in the community room at the Tamaqua Majestic House apartments.

Palmerton High School Class of 1985 will hold its 30-year class reunion from 6 to 11 p.m. Oct. 10 at the Sokol Hall in Palmerton.

Tickets are $30, and include dinner, beer, beverages, and entertainment. Bring your own bottle.

Mail checks payable to "PHS Class of 85" to Lori Haydt, 1240 Trachsville Hill Road, Kunkletown, PA 18058. Payment is due Sept. 1.

For more information, call Steph Anderson at 610-597-0405.

Andre David Kantor

KANTOR A son, Andre David Kantor, was born at 11:04 a.m. April 10, 2015, at St. Luke's in Allentown, to Courtney Ann Bruno and Stephen Michael Kantor of Tamaqua.

He weighed 9.8 pounds and was 20.5 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are John Bruno and the late Michele Bruno.

Paternal grandparents are Richard Kantor and Kathryn Nunemacher.

Andre was welcomed home by his siblings Kyle, Michael, Brody and Joseph.

Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Salva Libid

Stephanie Ann Curran of Dover, Delaware, daughter of James and Lynette Curran of Jim Thorpe, and Joseph Salva Libid of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, son of Fernando and Yolanda Libid and the late Marie Joyce Salva Libid, were wed on Oct. 8, 2016, at Immaculate Conception Church in Jim Thorpe.

The Rev. James J. Ward officiated the double ring ceremony.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose Karla Conrad of Allentown to be her matron of honor.

David and Magdalen Armbruster of Lehighton recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. The couple was wed Nov. 5, 1966, at Zion Lutheran Church in Packerton by the Rev. James Papada.

Mrs. Armbruster is the former Magdalen K. Swatt, daughter of the late John Charles and E. Magdalen Swatt. Mr. Armbruster is the son of the late Herbert and Mae Armbruster.