Schuylkill County Court news
File for divorce
Susan Ziegler, 27 Windy Lane, Ashland, filed suit for divorce from Harry Ziegler, 113 Cumberland Avenue, Tamaqua. They were married September 12, 1998.
Gilbert A. Diaz, 427 Naffin Avenue, Schuylkill Haven, filed suit for divorce from Nicole D. Diaz, 204 North Railroad Street, Palmyra. They were married December 23, 1996.
Steven L. Brown, Cressona, was granted a divorce from Veta L. Brown, Schuylkill Haven. They were married October 1, l983.
Daniel Herb, Valley View, was granted a divorce from Ann Herb, Spring Glen. They were married November 23, 1985.
Sent to state prison
Angel "Chino" Romeu, 25, of Llewelyn, Branch Township, who pleaded guilty last September to 17 criminal charges dealing with drugs and being a member of a corrupt organization, was sentenced by Judge Cyrus Palmer Dolbin to serve four to eight years in a state correctional institution. The sentence will commence at the expiration of a sentence of 66 months to 156 months he is now serving which was imposed by the Lehigh County Court.
Kevin Anthony Roberts, 21, Pottsville, had his parole revoked by Judge Domalakes and he was recommitted to the county prison with a loss of 44 days at liberty which are added to his current maximum sentence which was extended to September 1, 2010. When he is released from prison he must serve five years on probation. He originally entered a guilty plea to indecent assault charges of a child and received a sentence in August 2008 to serve nine months to 23 months and was released on probation after serving his minimum time.
Draws jail time
Ronald Henry Tobias Jr., 33, Pottsville, who pleaded guilty to delivering illegal drugs in the city was sentenced by Judge Dolbin to serve three months to 23 months in the county prison and is eligible to participate in the work release program if he qualifies. His sentence begins on November 20 when he has to report to the county prison in Pottsville at 6 p.m.
Dennis Raymond Tobias, 43, Pottsville, had his probation revoked the second time by Judge John E. Domalakes and now he has to spend four months to 12 months in the county prison with credit for having served 43 days. He also was ordered to undergo drug and alcohol evaluation and follow-up treatment while in prison. Tobias originally pleaded guilty to assault charges in August 2007 and was placed on probation for 18 months but he violated the terms and it was revoked in January 2008 and he served three months and was again placed on probation.
Dollie M. Frantz to Thomas C. and Cheryl L. Marducci, tract containing 1.576 acres located on the south side of State Route 895 which leads from Snyders to Andreas in West Penn Township, $1 (full consideration $150,000).
Eugene Milus to Floyd L. Koehler Jr. and Roxanne M. Zanders, property on the southwest corner bordering land of Panther Valley Water Company and on the north side by Hudsondale Road in Walker Township, $1 (full consideration $139,900).
Angela R. Witconis to Scott Patterson, property on north side of Mahanoy Avenue, Mahanoy City, $28,900.
Laszlo Hamar, Deer Park, New York, to Eric and Heather Beam, property at 134 West Spring Street, Mahanoy City, $1 (full consideration $13,000).
Antoinette Cicioni to Carol Cicioni, property on southwest corner of Cumberland Avenue and Birch Street, Hometown, Rush Township, $1 (transaction is from mother to daughter) and to Eugene and Rita Morrison, property on northeast corner of Cumberland Avenue and Sunset Road, Hometown, Rush Township, $1 (transaction from mother to son and daughter-in-law).
Schuylkill County Tax Claim Bureau to Street State Inc., New York, property at 302 East Railroad Street, Mahanoy City, sold as property of Michael G. and Mary Beth Kazenka, for $605.
Eagle Rock Resorts Inc., Hazleton, to Charlene A. Sherrer, York, lot in ER Subdivision, Eagle Rock Resorts, East Union Township, $10 and other considerations (full consideration $34,900; and to Bryan Alvin D. Sy, Parkville, Maryland, lot WSS Subdivision, East Union Township, $10 and other consideration (full consideration $23,900.
CACL Federal Credit Union to Stephanie Richards, property at 78 East Miner Street, Coaldale, $1 (full consideration $15.250).
David J. and Jeanetta Bernitsky and others to Thomas J. and Jamie L. Bartashus, tract containing 1.9115 acres and parcel containing 0.3607 of an acre on Billie Road, New Philadelphia, $1.
Sandra Lee Berkheiser, Tremont, to Russain Newton and Scott McHenry, Lehighton, parcel on southeast corner of Line and Miner Streets, Tremont, $1 (transaction from parents to child and grandchild).
Paul Trate, as executor of the estate of Evelyn C. Steinert, late of Rush Township, to Donald R. Serfass, Tamaqua, property at 108 Cumberland Avenue, Rush Township, $130,000.
Lori Frask to Michael Hilenski, property at 810 South Kennedy Drive, McAdoo, $10,000.
Debra L. Massar, Tamaqua, to Gloria A. Mastaslo, Bethlehem, property at 133 Pine Street, Tamaqua, $40,000.
John T. Segilia and Esther Segilia, as trustees of the John T. Segilia and Esther Segilia Revocable Living Trust, to Jesse Steward and Danielle Eichert, both of Weatherly, property on north side of Barnesville Drive, Ryan Township, $1 (full consideration $110,000).
Julia T. Morgan, Tamaqua, to James E. and Randa R. Hull, Lehighton, property on east side and on west side of Schuylkill Avenue, Tamaqua, $1 (full consideration $131,000).
U. S. Bank National Association to Gloria Obermuller and John Obermuller, both of Bethlehem, property at 426 East Broad Street, Tamaqua, $65,280.
Melanie A. Berry, Tamaqua, to Brian T. McHale, Rush Township, property at 208 Lombard Street, Tamaqua, $1 (full consideration $52,000).
Leone H. and Joyale L. Steigerwalt to James S. Hower, property at 343 Hazle Street, Tamaqua, $1 (full consideration $68,000).
Louise E. Keich and John R. and Cheryl Carter to Joshua W. Carter, property at 418 Pine Street, Tamaqua, $1 (John and Cheryl Carter are parents of Joshua Carter).
Kathryn F. (Oliveria) Harleman to Kathleen J. Holland, property at 119 West Phillip Street, Coaldale, $1 (full consideration $62,300).
Sheriff Joseph Groody at sheriff sale to Homesales Inc., Columbia, Ohio, property at 3 East Market Street, Sheppton, East Union Township, sold as property of Ruthann Racho, $992.27.
MBC Development, LP, Schuylkill Haven, to John T. and Patricia Coleman, tract containing 2.43 acres in Millhead Road Subdivision, West Penn Township, $1 (full consideration $20,500).
MBC Development, LP, Schuylkill Haven, to Robert E. and Marcella V. Miller, Tamaqua, three tracts, 2.31 acres and 2.38 acres in Millhead Road Subdivision, West Penn Township, $1 (full consideration $64,000) and 11.10 acres, $1 (full consideration $70,000).
Robert and Carol Blue, Ryan Township, to David D. and Mary Ann Jarrett, Mahanoy City, parcel containing 0.77 of an acre on northeast corner of Villanova and Rosemont Avenues, Ryan Township, $26,000.
Georgene Gallagher, as executrix of the estate of Thelma W. Sembach, late of Tamaqua, to Mei Fung Liu, Tamaqua, property at 301 Biddle Street, Tamaqua, $1 (full consideration $25,000).
Elaine E. McClure and Leroy McClure, Middleport, to Sylvia S. Kanish, New Philadelphia, property at 174 Evans Street, New Philadelphia, $1 (full consideration $19,500).
Nicholas Felegi, as executor of the last will of William Felegi, late of Trenton Village, Delano Township, to John R. Leaswitch, property at 74-76 Trenton Street, Trenton, Delano Township, $1,000.
Michael A.J. Hannon and Marlene D. Hannon to Lawrence M. and Pamela J. McCullion, two tracts, 35.3 acres and 1.709 acres located on West White Bear Drive, Tamaqua, $168,000 and $100,000 each.
Veronica Bubel, Brockton, to Elizabeth L. Kostin and Francis D. Bubel, single two story frame home on north side of Lewis Street, Brockton, $500.
Schuylkill County Tax Claim Bureau to James Clement and James Capriotti, both of Hazleton, property on south side of Jay Peak Lane, East Union Township, sold as property of Michael P. Tringali for $411.
John H. Loew and Patricia J. Hammer, co-executors of the estate of Edgar W. Loew, late of Tamaqua, to Damon R. Hayes and Jennifer L. Fisher, property at 555 Arlington Street, Tamaqua, $1 (full consideration $45,000).