Wednesday, December 24, 2014


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.

Saturday, August 9, 2014
Violet Amelia Uher

A daughter, Violet Amelia Uher, was born at 11:34 a.m. July 2, 2014 at Schuylkill Medical Center in Pottsville to Kerry Jones Uher and John Uher of Coaldale..

She weighed 9 pounds and measured 19.5 inches.

Violet was welcomed home by her older sister, Lucy Rose, who is 2 years old.

Maternal grandparents are Donald and Sally Ann Jones of Lansford.

Paternal grandparents are John and Josephine Uher of Coaldale.

Saturday, August 9, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Dwight Redline

Sharon and Dwight Redline of Walnutport, formerly of Kresgeville, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.

They were married on June 20, 1964 at St. Matthew's Church in Kunkletown by the Rev. Kline.

Sharon is the daughter of the late Warren and Tillie (Dotter) Getz of Kresgeville. Dwight is the son of the late Clayton and Ruth (Graver) Redline of Kunkletown.

Saturday, August 9, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Exner

Mr. and Mrs. Lewis Exner recently celebrated their 51st wedding anniversary. They were married June 22, 1963 at St. Peter's Church in Mantzville by the Rev. George Fetterolf.

Mrs. Exner is the former Evelyn Steigerwalt, daughter of the late Irma and Clifford Steigerwalt of Lehighton.

Her husband is the son of the late Anna and Luther Exner of Andreas.

Saturday, August 9, 2014
David Joseph Smith

A son, David Joseph Smith, was born at 11:28 p.m. on June 28, 2014 at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown, to Ashley Porambo and Jesse Smith of Summit Hill.

He weighed 7 pounds, 5 ounces and measured 20 inches long.

Maternal grandparents are Darrin Ahner of Lehighton and Kathy and Joseph Matula of Lansford.

Paternal grandparents are Karen Smith of Summit Hill and the late David Smith of Loveland, Ohio.

Monday, August 4, 2014
Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Tokosh

Eugene Tokosh and Florence (Pancheri) Tokosh will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary on Aug. 5.

They met at a movie theater in 1941. Eugene "caught Florence's eye" and he asked her if he could sit beside her. When he noticed Florence, he said to his brother Paul "I'm going to marry that girl."

At the time Florence was 17 years old and Eugene was 20. They dated for three years and were married in Sandwich, Massachusetts, while Eugene was serving in the Navy during World War II.

He served on the USS Sarita, an attack cargo transport, in the Pacific Ocean.