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Friday, July 15, 2011
Beatrice Burbes

Beatrice Burbes, a resident of Hometown Nursing Home and formerly of Lehighton will celebrate her 99th birthday on July 17.

She is the widow of Lewis Burbes, who passed away in 1979.

She is the mother of two sons: Bruce Fritzinger, who resides in Lehighton with his wife, Charlotte, and Elmer Fritzinger, who passed away 10 years ago.

A dinner is planned in her honor.

Friday, July 15, 2011

The 84th Wanamaker-Snyder family reunion will take place on July 24, at the pavilion in Victory Park, Slatington, from 11 a.m. until dark.

Please bring items for games, prizes and the cake walk. Grills will be available. Beverages and free sundaes will be provided. Other than that, please bring your own food.

Call Barbara at (610) 439-7775.

Friday, July 15, 2011

George Walter Rhoads and Jean Mae Casey, 418 Ochre St., Lehighton.

James Frederick Stoves Jr. and Christine Jacqueline Bohr, 243 E. Patterson St., Lansford.

Eric Michael Berger, 253 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton, and Tara Nicole Green-Engle, 265 Buckhill Rd., Palmerton.

Lawrence Elwood Beers and Sheila Marie Vogel, 2009 HIll Drive, Apt. C, Kresgeville.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

The Marian High School Class of 1986 is planning its 25th reunion for Saturday, Oct. 1.

Information was mailed out to classmates. If you have not yet received information about the reunion, contact Theresa, (570) 384-7386; Cheryl, (570) 497-5773; or Paula, (570) 668-6852.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

Mr. and Mrs. Truman Andrews of Franklin Township, recently observed their 52nd wedding anniversary on June 27. The Rev. Paul Buehrle married the couple at St. Paul's Church, Big Creek.

Mrs. Andrews is the former Joy Ann Young, daughter of the late Stella Ahner of Lehighton.

Mr. Andrews is the son of the late Clinton and Marguerite Andrews of Slatington and is retired from Bethlehem Steel.

The celebrants have three children: Wendy Jo Bussey-Williams, Scott Alan Andrews and Marci Ann Warnkin, all of Lehighton.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Sensinger  on their wedding day

Mr. and Mrs. Wayne Sensinger of Lehighton celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary recently. The couple was married on June 24, 1961, at Episcopal Church, Lehighton, by the Rev. Wyatt.

Mrs. Sensinger is the former Anneliese Leyrer, daughter of the late Wilhelm and Babette Leyrer of Rothenburg, Germany.

Mr. Sensinger is the son of the late Walker and Nomia Sensinger of Lehighton.

They have three children, Timothy Sensinger of Palmerton; and Darvin and Shari Sensinger, both of Nesquehoning; as well as three grandchildren, Alex, Tatum, and Cameron Sensinger.

Friday, July 8, 2011
Gabrielle Anna Feller

Victoria and Matthew Feller of Lehighton, welcomed a new addition to their family on March 18, 2011. Gabrielle Anna Feller was born in Lehigh Valley Hospital Cedar Crest, Allentown, weighing in at 7 pounds, 11 ounces. She was 21.75 inches long.

Gabrielle has an older sister, Alexandra.

Maternal grandparents are Michael and Teresa Krall, Blandon, Pa.

Paternal grandparents are Michael and Claudia Feller, Lehighton.

Friday, July 8, 2011
Brianna Cooney and Adam Boyce

Announcement has been made of the engagement of Brianna Cooney of Tamaqua, to Adam Boyce, of Jefferson Township, N.J.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Thomas Cooney of Tamaqua and Patricia Kaschak of Sheppton.

She is a 2004 graduate of Tamaqua Area High School and a 2009 graduate of Pennsylvania College of Technology, where she earned a bachelor's degree in graphic design. She currently works as a freelance graphic designer.

The prospective bridegroom is the son of Thomas and Peggy Boyce of Barnegat, N.J.

Friday, July 8, 2011

James Lee Drumbore and Natashia Jane Berger, 14 Rhume St., Nesquehoning.

Dustin Ryan Hunsicker and Amanda Marie Farkas, 353 1/2 N. Sixth St., Lehighton.

Christopher Dean Larry, 203 W. Abbott St., Lansford, and Stephanie Anne Kociolek, 35 W. Hazard St., Summit Hill.

Friday, July 8, 2011
Zackery Yankiewicz and Jessica Dalton

The engagement of Jessica Dalton to Zackery Yankiewicz, both of Allentown, has been announced by her parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Jack and Kathy Ogozalek Dalton of Frackville. Her mother is formerly of Lansford. She is a 2007 graduate of North Schuylkill High School and a 2011 graduate of Cedar Crest College. She is employed in the neuroscience intensive care unit at Lehigh Valley Hospital.