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Announcements

Friday, February 11, 2011

The Panther Valley High School Class of 1986 is currently organizing its 25-year reunion in 2011.

Fellow classmates are invited to send contact information to Anthony DeGiosio at degfam92@comcast.net, or by mail to 540 Jefferson Blvd., Jefferson Township, PA 18436.

Friday, February 11, 2011
Tara Lindermuth and Chad Schreppel

The engagement of Tara Lindermuth to Chad Schreppel, both of Harrisburg, has been announced by their families.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Barry and Karen Lindermuth of Summit Hill.

She is a 2002 graduate of Panther Valley High School and a 2006 graduate of Lock Haven University, where she received a bachelor of arts degree in psychology and a minor in marketing communications.

She is employed as a marketing coordinator at Carlisle SynTec.

Thursday, February 10, 2011
Jean Towle

Jean Towle, a resident of Hometown Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, was the guest of honor at a 90th birthday party held Sunday afternoon in the center's activities room.

Towle was born Feb. 6, 1921, and worked at the Pottsville Journal prior to her marriage.

She is well known for her community involvement in the Tamaqua area and, in particular, her loyal support of the U.S. Armed Services and veterans' groups.

She is the daughter of the late Gus and Lenora Knies and widow of Royal C. Towle Sr.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Jean D. Reed, 190 Birch St., New Ringgold, and William C. Stolz, 288 Shoemaker St., Swoyersville.

Deneen L. Tice, 238 Valley St., New Philadelphia, and Charles C. Shade III, 233 Valley St., New Philadelphia.

Karen R. Boris and George T. Rohbach Sr., 19 Main St., Middleport.

Tuesday, February 8, 2011
Peter J. Semanoff and Tara Ann Moran

The engagement of Tara Ann Moran to Peter Joseph Semanoff, has been announced by their parents.

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Terry and Mari Ann Moran of Fairbanks, Alaska. She is a 2004 graduate of Lathrop High School and a 2008 graduate of Eastern Oregon University. She attends the University of Alaska Fairbanks, where she is enrolled in the master's program for guidance and counseling.

Friday, February 4, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Roy Simpson

April Bowers of Clearfield, Pa., daughter of Robert and Joanne Bowers of Lehighton, became the bride of Roy Simpson of Penfield, Pa., son of Carol and Michael Simpson, also of Penfield, on Oct. 2, 2010 at Weedville Wesleyan Church, Weedville, Pa.

The Rev. Bryon Kleppinger of Weedville officiated at the double ring ceremony.

Jeremiah Tyler of Virginia, a friend of the bride, was the vocalist, while the bride's sister, Laura Kleppinger of Weedville, was the pianist. Sara Pysher, Lehighton, also a friend of the bride, played the flute.

Friday, February 4, 2011
Gavin Isaac Betz

BETZ A son, Gavin Isaac Betz, was born at 3:57 p.m. on Nov. 24, 2010 in Pottsville to Sherri and Samuel Betz of New Ringgold.

He weighed 7 pounds, 14 ounces, and measured 19 inches long.

He was welcomed home by an older brother, Logan, 5.

Maternal grandparents are Doreen and Richard Schenkel of Andreas.

Paternal grandfather is Jerome Betz of Hometown.

Friday, February 4, 2011

Daniel James Koch and Kristin Lucykanish, 582 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton.

Jason Charles Baab and Nicole Marie, 207 Springbrook Drive, Palmyra.

Merle Robert Gerstenberg and Sabrina Lynn Strohl, 454 S. Third St., rear, Lehighton.

Thursday, February 3, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Bryan J. Davis

Coleen Ann Delaney, West Chester, Pa., daughter of Eugene Delaney of East Norristown, Pa., became the bride of Bryan Joseph Davis, also of West Chester, on Nov. 20, 2010 at Calvary Lutheran Church in West Chester.

The Rev. Daniel Krewson officiated at the double ring ceremony. The organist was H. Raymond Hunsicker. Douglas Wilfert played the trumpet.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride chose her sister, Amy Traylor, as the matron of honor.

Thursday, February 3, 2011
Mr. and Mrs. Michael Wernett Jr.

Tiffani Hoffman of Sunbury, Pa., became the bride of Michael Wernett Jr. of Jim Thorpe on Oct. 30, 2010 at St. Joseph's Church, Jim Thorpe.

The double ring ceremony was officiated by the Rev. Francis Baransky. Becky McFadden was the vocalist, while Michael Seroka was the organist.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride is the daughter of Ken Hoffman, Sunbury, and Theresa Snyder of Arizona. She chose Kim Rhoades of Sunbury to be the matron of honor.