Divorces granted

The following divorce decrees were signed by the county court.

Susan Kittek, 50 Hillside Place, Kunkletown, from Paul Kittek, same address.

Mark D. Gombert, 754 Oak St., Palmerton, from Valerie Gombert, 116 S. Third St., Lehighton.

Carl Anthony Stadtmueller, 780 Edgemont Ave., Palmerton, from Amy Lynn Stadtmueller, same address.

Richard Montalto, Box 281, Lake Harmony, from Marina P. Montalto, 767 Stony Mountain Rd., Albrightsville.

William Chalmers Cooke, 262 S. First St., Lehighton, from Chelsea Grace Murrow, 5042 Hillside Rd., Northampton.

Steven P. Miller II, 80 Arbor Rd., Lehighton, from Tiffany Miller, 3145 Stage Coach Road West, Palmerton.

Derald Peter Rogers, 110 Mahoning Drive East, Lehighton, from Amanda Jean Rogers, 767 Princeton Place, Washington, D.C.

Nathan Gordon, 72 W. Walter St., Summit Hill, from Sara Gordon, 44 W. Walter St., Summit Hill.

Mortgage

foreclosures

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

Bank of America, c/o 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed against Jason L. Morrison and Karen C. Bryant, 290 Brittany Drive, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $259,246.19 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Michelle M. Deluca, 97 Route 534 West, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $249,654.98 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Alan Rhoads, 430 North St., aka, 430-432 North St., Jim Thorpe, over prooperty at that address. Sought is $121,352.02 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Mary Ann Van Lieu, 445 E. Ridge St., Lansford, over property at that address. Sought is $38,838.84 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Michael Isley, 2690 Hoh Trail, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $249,946 and continuing interest.

Bank of America filed against Geraldine N. Donahue, 339 Wild Creek Drive, Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $101,775.41 and continuing interest.

First Niagara Bank, c/o 6950 S. Transit Rd., Lockport, N.Y., filed against James L. and Virginia Kidd, 5 Panorama Circle, Kunkletown, over property at that address. Sought is $58,136.43 and continuing interest.

Wells Fargo Bank, c/o 123 S. Broad St., Philadelphia, filed against George Shipps, Box 190, Beaver Meadows R.1, over property at 189G Route 93, Banks Townshihp. Sought is $102,733.48 and continuing interest.

M&T Bank, c/o 1100 Wehrle Drive, Williamsville, N.Y., filed against Terri L. Eyrich, 8 Hughes Lane, Fleetwood, Berks County, over property at 119 Franklin Rd., Lehighton. Sought is $113,630.22 and continuing interest.

Green Tree Consumer Discount Co., 7360 S. Kyrene Rd., Tempe, Ariz., filed against Amy Duffy, 184 Bankway, Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $80,850.90 and continuing interest.

Joseph L. Ventresca, 509 S. Lenola Rd., Morrestown, N.J., filed against Michael J. and Karen P. Donahue, 30 Gable Hill Rd., Levittown, Bucks County, over property at 384 Kipling Lane, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $449,254.50 and continuing interest.

U.S. Bank National Association, c/o 211 N. Front St., Harrisburg, filed against Kevin Spangenberg, 50 Blackfoot Trail, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $197,668.62 and continuing interest.

Credit defaults

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

LVNV Funding, Scranton, filed two actions as follows: Jessie J. Woodward, 300 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,432.89; and Loretta Montefour, 423 South St., Jim Thorpe, seeking $1,947.04.

GE Capital Retail Bank, Carnegie, filed against Michael Chlebowski, Box 594, Albrightsville, seeking $1,195.86.

Dsicover Bank, New Castle, Del., filed three actions as follows: Seth B. Isenberger, 403 Second St., Weatherly, seeking $16,740.61; Mark E. Haines Jr., 304 E. Fell St., Summit Hill, seeking $3,042.26; and Andrea M. Trower, 183 Piney Woods Drive, Jim Thorpe, seeking $6,157.13.

Portfolio Reocvery Associates, Norfolk, Va., filed against Bonnie Payonk, 576 Lehigh Ave., Palmerton, seeking $8,983.79.

Loan default

HSBC Bank, c/o 212 Tryson St., Charlotte, N.C., filed an action, as a Confession of Judgment, against Alliance Sand Properties, Alliance Operations Sand Company, of 450 Golf Rd., Palmerton, and Alan J. Siberini, Lot 1, Sand Hill Rd., Bushkill, and Middle Smithfield Materials, same address, alleging a default on a loan. Sought is a judgment of $1,617,350.88 plus interest, costs and fees.

Tip/fall suit

Albert Ehlerman, 101 S. First St., Apt. 509, Lehighton, has filed a civil complaint against Joseph and Elizabeth Toth, 1150 Koch Rd., Kunkletown; Dollar General Store Corp., dba, Dollar General Store, 101 N. First St., Lehighton; Grace Industries Inc., 717 Airport Rd., Bath; PennDOT, Harrisburg; and the borough of Lehighton.

The suit states on July 8, 2010, about 4 p.m. Ehlerman was walking on a sidewalk at the General Dollar Store when he was caused to trip over the concrete ledge protuding from the foundation of the property causing injuries that are detailed in the suit.

Negligence is alleged against the defendants and a judgment is sought in an amount that exceeds the statutory limit for arbitration.

Divorces started

Paul J. Hadzick, 210 Laurytown Rd., Weatherly, filed against Lori A. Hadzick, 538 Mahoning St., Lehighton. They were married June 20, 1981.

Michael A. Stimpfl, Box 29, Coplay, filed against Lisa Stimpfl, 149 S. Sixth St., Apt. C5, Lehighton. They were married Oct. 13, 2006.

Irma Bullard, 711 Edgemont Ave., Palmerton, filed against Dereck Bullard, 909 Senecio Drive, Pueblo, Colo. They were married July 31, 2004.

Mark A. Hufnagle, 154 S. Lake Drive, Lake Harmony, filed against Sharla Renee Ciscoe Hufnagle, 48 Buckhill Rd., Indian Mountain Lakes, Albrightsville. They were married July 19, 1997.

John Charles Koons Sr., 386 Unionville Rd., Jim Thorpe, filed against Barbara Ann Koons, 431 Pohopoco Drive, Lehighton. They were married Sept. 20, 2008.

John A. Wenzel, 5 Denise Court, Albrightsville, filed against Heather Wenzel, same address. They were married July 27, 2002.

Domenico F. Defazio, 50 Red Fox Court, Lake Harmony, filed against Elizabeth Defazio, 120 Keats Lane, Albrightsville. They were married March 3, 2001.

Medical bill

Remit Corporation, Bloomsburg, on behalf of Blue Mountain Health Systems-Lehighton Campus, filed suit against Charlene Moyer, 1541 Fritz Valley Rd., Lehighton, alleging she owes a bill for medical services provided. Sought is $26,983.50 plus interest, costs and fees.