Wednesday, October 22, 2014
     

Announcements

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. David W. DeLay

The Cork Factory in Lancaster was the setting for the April 12, 2014, wedding of April Leona Gosnell, daughter of Glenn and Debra Gosnell of Clarksville, Ohio, and David William DeLay, son of David J. and Linda Rae DeLay of Tamaqua.

The ceremony was conducted by the Rev. Theresa Gilberti.

Given in marriage by her father, the bride was attended by maid of honor Kaitlin Brandesky of Colorado Springs, Colorado.

Bridesmaids included the bride's cousins, Tory Gosnell of King of Prussia and Jessica Welsh of Honey Brook, and Whitney Shindorf of Toledo, Ohio.

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Tracey Elizabeth Lapolte and Howard T. Brogus, both of Brockton

Lorissa E. Lazarus and Frank T. Miller, both of Tamaqua

Jessica L. Bensinger of Tamaqua and Travis J. Halabura of Orwigsburg

Tiffany Lynn Stahler and Patric Brian Kozak, both of Tamaqua

Jennifer Lynn Rucco and Robert David Nunemacher, both of Coaldale

Rachael J. Goetzke and Thomas J. Hughes, both of Tamaqua

Megan K. Phillips and Jason W. Jacobs, both of Tamaqua

Analisha Christman and Andrew G. Danko, both of Tamaqua

Malinda M. Veron and Daniel Richard Coombe, both of Tamaqua

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Drew Kohan

Erica Beth VanDusen of Annapolis, Maryland, and Drew Dominic Kohan, also of Annapolis, were united in marriage on June 6, 2014, at Anne Arundel Courthouse in Annapolis. The double ring ceremony was officiated by County Clerk Robert P. Duckworth.

The wedding was attended by the couple's parents and siblings. A wedding luncheon was held at the couple's home in Annapolis, followed by a wedding trip to Nags Head, North Carolina.

The bride is the daughter of Ralph and Beth VanDusen of Glens Falls, New York. She is a graduate of Glens Falls High School and Holy Cross College.

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Dale Eckley

Mr. and Mrs. Dale Eckley, Trachsville, will celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. They were married Aug. 29, 1964, in Palmerton.

Mrs. Eckley is the former Connie Bollinger, daughter of the late Richard and Alverta Bollinger of Palmerton. Her husband is the son of the late Adam and Lillian Eckley of Kresgeville.

The Eckleys have two children: Michelle Foster, and her husband, Steven, of Kunkletown; and Mark, and his wife, Brenda, of Palmerton.

They have two grandchildren, Emily and Aaron Foster.

Saturday, August 23, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Hartman

Mr. and Mrs. Robert E. Hartman of Aquashicola recently celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary.

They were married Aug. 6, 1949, at the Evangelical Congregational Church in Palmerton by the Revs. Oswald and Ditterline.

The couple marked the occasion with a family picnic and pool party at their home.

Mrs. Hartman is the former Betty Graver, daughter of Clara and Howard Graver of Aquashicola.

She is retired from The First National Bank of Palmerton after 18 years of service.

Saturday, August 16, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Maurice J. Infante

Mr. and Mrs. Maurice J. Infante recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married Aug. 8, 1964, at St. Peter and Paul Church in Lansford by the Rev. Stanislaus Fronczyk.

Mrs. Infante is the former Mary Ann Wildermuth, daughter of the late Carl and Cecelia (Roscoe) Wildermuth of Lansford. Her husband is the son of the late Manuel and Philomena (Bonfrisco) Infante.

They have two children: Carla, wife of Fred Bartelt of Nesquehoning; and Maureen Infante of Hatfield.

They have one granddaughter, Alyssa Bartelt of Nesquehoning.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

Mr. and Mrs. Charles Rodgers Sr. recently celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary. They were married on July 24, 1954.

Mrs. Rodgers is the former Marion Henning, daughter of the late Violet and Russell Henning of Palmerton.

Her husband is the son of the late Eva and Russell Binkly of Quakertown and Kenneth and Helen Rodgers of Lehighton.

They have five children: Ginger Rodgers of Palmerton; Beverly Smale of Palmerton; Charles Jr. of Palmerton; Bonnie, wife of Timmy Payonk of Palmerton; and Donna, wife of Mark Bollinger of Kunkletown.

Saturday, August 16, 2014

A daughter, Ava Grace Moyer, was born at 12:22 a.m. on Aug. 2, 2014, at Geisinger Medical Center, to Thomas Moyer and Amy Holter of Coaldale.

She weighed 6 pounds, 1 ounce and measured 19.5 inches long.

Maternal grandmother is Debbie Holter of Berwick.

Paternal grandparents are Thomas and Evelyn Moyer of Coaldale.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Juan Enrique Acevedo Jr., Allentown, and Stephanie Marie Hunsberger, Jim Thorpe.

Kendall Tomas Hinze and Brianna Catherine Edgar, Lehighton.

Larry Arlen Nothstein Jr. and Katherine Rose Jordan, Palmerton.

Trevor Stephen Borger and Jessica Lyn Heffelfinger, Kunkletown.

Donald Glenn Kershner and Candace Mildred Stockton, Lansford.

Christopher Joel Weedman, Allentown, and Eudora Amelia Weaver, Slatedale.

Justin James Weiss and Sarah Ann Sander, Lehighton.

Chad Andrew Green and Kimberly Ann Hyska, Richmond/Henrico, Virginia.

Friday, August 15, 2014

Charles Edward Seip Jr., Easton, and Peggy Suzanne O'Shea, Coaldale.

Reginald Jones and Gail Michelle Powel, Albrightsville.

Jason Christopher Murtha and Melissa Ann Bench, Albrightsville.

Mark Anthony Amorim and Thisha Mae Nanstell, Palmerton.

Matthew James Manganelli, Hazle Township, and Teri Marie DeGregorio, Freeland.

Paul Robert Moon, Weatherly, and Joelene Marie McLean, Pittston.