Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees were signed by the county court.

Stephanie E. Freeby, 138 High St., Jim Thorpe, from Mark J. Freeby, 49 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe.

Daniel J. Becker, 93 Mill St., Nesquehoning, from Kathleen M. Becker, 987 Germantown Rd., Jim Thorpe.

Nancy B. Kuhn, 46 Martha Lane, Jim Thorpe, from Geraldo A. Faria, 1358 SR903, Jim Thorpe.

Teresa A. Opiela, 92 Broadway, Jim Thorpe, from John J. Curry, same address.

Justin V. Yaich, Box 4026, Jim Thorpe, from Joanne P. Yaich, 346 Archery Club Rd., New Ringgold.

Laurie Healey, 213 North Ave., Jim Thorpe, from James Healey, 1153 Sanddune Lane, Melbourne, Fla.

Gary Priore, Box 105, Weatherly, from Deborah L. Priore, 215 Entwistle St., Weatherly.

Keith Macauley, 2250 Green St., Lehighton, from Terri Macauley, same address.

Linda A. Radeline, 201 S. Second St., Lehighton, from Kevin Radeline, 120 Hill St., Slatington.

Divorces started

Tracy L. Heilman, 223 N. Seventh St., Lehighton, filed against David K. Heilman, same address. They were married Sept. 4, 2005.

Michael McIntire, 86 Algonkin Rd., Jim Thorpe, filed against Cynthia Alison McIntire, same address. They were married May 12, 2001.

Erika M. Kugler, 632 Ore St., Box 342, Bowmanstown, filed against Robert S. Kugler Jr., 3850 Forest Inn Rd., Aquashicola. They were married July 22, 2006.

Mortgage foreclosures

The following actions were filed as mortgage foreclosures for alleged defaults on loans.

Rehab Equity Partners, 999 Berkshire Blvd., Wyomissing, filed against All About Homes, trustee for Postal Court Land Trust, 492 Blue Mountain Drive, New Ringgold, over property at 6 Dickey Court, Albrightsville, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $238,625 and continuing interest.

Citimortgage Inc., 1111 Northpoint Drive, Coppell, Tex., filed against Richard Lee Coleman, 118-120 Kline St., Weatherly, over property at that address. Sought is $68,571.07 and continuing interest.

Citimortgage filed against Derek L. Frable and Stephanie M. Kresge, both of 1047 Mauch Chunk Rd., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $117,937.82 and continuing interest.

Harleysville National Bank and Trust, 483 Main St., Harleysville, and East Penn Bank, filed four actions against Mahmoud A. Aly, 1389 Pine Ridge, Bushkill, over properties along W. Front St., Center St. and W. Kline Ave., all in Lansford. Total amount sought is $135,186.61 and continuing interest.

PNC Bank National Association, One PNC Plaza, Pittsburgh, filed against Lynn B. Batdorf, 516 South Ave., Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $91,101.98 and continuing interest.

Deutsche Bank Trust Co., 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, filed against Edwin J. and Janet D. Martin, 2614 Oneida Trail, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $181,166.31 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank, 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed against James Lounsbury, 1710 Ncree Trail, aka, 7 Katu Trail, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $98,573.99 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank filed against Armani and Kathy Ballesteros, HC2 Box 2605, Unionville Rd., aka, 185 Unionville Rd., Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $281,006.31 and continuing interest.

BAC Home Loans Servicing, 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Allen Dekorte, 66 Dead End Lane, Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $225,656.32 and continuing interest.

First Second Mortgage Co., 50 Spring St., Cresskill, N.J., filed against Rosalinda Trinidad, 29 Harper Court, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $295,596.56 and continuing interest.

HSBC Mortgage Corp., 2929 Walden Ave., Depew, N.J., filed against Margareth M. Banchs, 902A Holiday Drive, Kidder Township, over property at that address. Sought is $164,837.92 and continuing interest.

Wachovia Bank, Box 2248, Jacksonville, Fla., filed against Kyle D. Calvello and Mary A. Wilson, aka, Mary Ann Wilson, both of 541 Longbrook Way, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $87,411.38 and continuing interest.

RBS Citizens NA, 10561 Telegraph Rd., Glen Allen, Va., filed against Maria and Christopher Santafiore, 36 Weir Lake Rd., Brodheadsville, over property at 5 Miami Trail, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $92,317.37 and continuing interest.

Credit defaults

The followng actions were filed by credit card companies, or their collection agencies, for alleged defaults on credit card/loan accounts.

FIA Card Services, 1825 E. Buckeye Rd., Phoenix, Ariz., filed against Albert L. Lombardo Jr., 955 Green St., Lehighton, seeking $7,675.92.

Livingston Financial, 1250 S. Grove St., Barrington, Ill., filed against Halime Letif, 7645 Interchange Rd., Lehighton, seeking $3,443.34.

Midland Funding, c/o 1060 Andrew Drive, West Chester, filed two actions as follows: Diane M. Sample, 300 N. Second St., Lehighton, seeking $2,019.01; and Christopher M. Pecic, 207 Broadview Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $3,305.50.

Discover Bank, c/o 500 N. Gulph Rd., King of Prussia, filed two actions as follows: Lew D. Emens, 1205 Forest St., Lehighton, seeking $13,521.85; and Bonie J. Kane, 879 Buck Mountain Rd., Weatherly, seeking $2,753.86.

Palisades Collection, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed two actions as follows: Elsie J. Beckett, 344 South Ave., Jim Thorpe, seeking $9,502.68; and Tara Borosh, 2181 E. Lizard Creek Rd., Lehighton, seeking $4,259.91.

Chase Bank USA, 3700 Wiseman Blvd., San Antonio, Tex., filed agianst Lorrie J. Rehrig, 406 White St., Weissport, seeking $17,783.45.

Capital One Bank, 16000 Capital One Drive, Richmond, Va., filed four actions as follows: Marie A. Kostak, 47 W. Front St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $7,421.59; Toni A. Fenoff, 158 Savannah Lane, Lehighton, seeking $4,738.43; Dennis P. Gross, 161 Quail Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,986.97; and Robert M. Keich, 152 E. Holland St., Summit Hill, seeking $3,261.29.

Atlantic Credit and Finance, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Gregory Swat, 3353 1/2 N. Sixth St., Lehighton, seeking $2,664.24.

Vehicle loan default

Ford Motor Credit Co., Box 6508, Mesa, Ariz., filed a complaint against Lucille M. Kowatch, 206 Prinecton Ave., Palmerton, alleging she defaulted on a motor vehicle retail installment contract. Sought is $5,997.61 plus costs and fees.

Insurance claim

Ethel E. Lestishock, 46 Third St., Beaver Meadows, filed suit against Office of Federal Employees' Group Life Insurance, 5950 Airport Rd. Oriskany, N.Y.

The suit states that Lynn A. Petuch, daughter of the plaintiff, was insured by the defendant. The suit further states that on Jan. 28, 2009, Petuch suffered accidental death in Dauphin County and the plaintiff seeks the benefits of the policy held by her daughter. Sought is $112,000 and costs.