Carbon court news
The following divorce decrees were signed by the county court.
Alan Berndt, Box 647, Whitehall, from Amanda K. Berndt, 12 Audry Lane, Jim Thorpe.
Margaret B. Stiely, 3376 Jackson Rd., Bethlehem, from James R. Stiely, 825 E. Patterson St., Lansford.
Tammy L. Bowman, 417 White St., Weissport, from Wesley H. Bowman III, same address.
Nicole S. Shuck, 454 N. First St., Lehighton, from Charles J. Shuck Jr., 146 Mauch Chunk St., Lehighton.
Carol Ann Coffinger, 7536 Trexler Circle, Trexlertown, from Charles D. Coffinger, 3508 McKinley Ave., Tacoma, Wash.
Angela D. Snyder, 1 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning, from Terance L. Snyder, 351 Mill St., Nesquehoning.
Christina Abrunzo, 27 Shelly Drive, Lehighton, from Philip A. Abrunzo, 13-15 E. Main St., Kutztown.
Matthew A. Hartman, 422 Bridge St., Lehighton, from Victoria A. Hartman, same address.
Connie M. Carlin, 451 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton, from Mark J. Carlin, 145 Horseshoe Drive, Palmerton.
Christopher Farrell, 174 Behrens Rd., Jim Thorpe, from Kristina Mae Farrell, 604 Cedar St., Leavenwerth, Wash.
Bernard L. Taschler, 174 Mauch Chunk St., Lehighton, from Prudence E. Greenawalt, 785 Hahns Dairy Rd., Palmerton.
Jillian N. Miller, 443 W. Patterson St., Lansford, from Stephen J. Miller, 154 South Ave., Jim Thorpe.
Gretchen Duke, 80 Third Ave., Lehighton, from Adam Duke, 4423 Bauer Lane, Orefield.
Candy L. Kunkle, 102 North Ave., Jim Thorpe, from Tolan Lee Kunkle, 314 N. Railroad St., Tamaqua.
Jason D. Miller, 20 Manor Lane, Lehighton, from Amie L. Barclay, 378 Delaware Ave., Palmerton.
Ronald J. Valish, 901 Delaware Ave., Palmerton, from Louise M. Valish, 661 E. Delaware Ave., Palmerton.
Jacqueline M. Sheehan, 1505 North St., Jim Thorpe, from William Sheehan, same address.
Brian M. Brumbaugh, 12046 17th Ave., NE, Seattle, Wash., from Kimberly A. Brumbaugh, 5650 Paradise Rd., Slatington.
Brian J. Sostack, 7 Garse Glen, Albrightsville, from Kathleen A. Sostack, 74 Burnshaw Rd., Albrightsville.
Kimberly Huenzel, Box 483, Albrightsville, from Derek Huenzel, 111 Clay Ave., Tuckerton, N.J.
Audrey Wargo Nichols, 49 Wargo Drive, Jim Thorpe, from Martin John Nichols, same address.
Kim Marie Manfredi, 715 Hazelwood Rd., Palmerton, from Michael A. Manfredi Jr., 126 S. Allen St., Nesquehoning.
Andrew A. Adorno, 596 Towamensing Trails Rd., Albrightsville, from Jennifer V. Adorno, 1338 Birch St., Lake Harmony.
Elizabeth T. Erney, 284 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe, from Donald J. Erney, same address.
Cheryl Williams, 404 White St., Bowmanstown, from Michael Williams, 184 W. 30th St., Northampton.
Robert J. Sargent, 732 Center St., Jim Thorpe, from Maria G. Zabala, 324 W. Broadway, Jim Thorpe.
John H. Bennett, 312 S. Ninth St., Lehighton, from Jaclyn A. Bennett, same address.
Jill Turko, 1465 Walnut Drive, Palmerton, from Peter J. Turko, 202 Delaware Ave., Palmerton.
Cheryl Salay, Box 572, Jim Thorpe, from Robert Salay, 918 New York Ave., Hellertown.
Susan M. Bellizia, 43 Third St., Beaver Meadows, from Matthew A. Bellizia, 119 Dellen Lane, Weatherly.
Shannon K. Schock, 36 E. Ludlow St., Summit Hill, from Michael R. Buser, 240 Spies Church Rd. ,Reading.
Paul F. Simmons, 115 Beechwood Lane, Lehighton, from Kristin A. Simmons, same address.
David A. Scott, 1260 Mahoning St., Lehighton, from Anne Marie Scott, 1240 Mahoning St., Lehighton.
The following actions were filed as mortgage foreclosures for alleged defaults on loans.
Deutsche Bank National Trust Co., 4650 Regent Blvd., Irving, Tex., filed an action against August and Roxanne Long, 909 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe, over property at that address. Sought is $204,480.76 and continuing interest.
Green Tree Servicing, 1400 Turbine Drive, Rapid City, S.D., filed an action against Eduado Trinidad, 1356 Chesapeake, Jim Thorpe, over proprty at that address. Sought is $192,878.72 and continuing interest.
BAC Home Loans Servicing, 7105 Corporate Drive, Plano, Tex., filed an action against Deborah Sorensen, 193 N. Shore Drive, Albrightsville, over property at that address. Sought is $65,671.66 and continuing interest.
Wells Fargo Bank, 3476 Stateview Blvd., Fort Mill, S.C., filed an action against Robert K. Shupp, 34 S. Kittatinny Rd., Lehighton, over property at that address. Sought is $97,627.61 and continuing interest.
Citimortgage Inc., 5280 Corporate Drive, Frederick, Md., filed an action against Nathan M. Greenlee, 4 Columbus Ave., Nesquehoning, over property at that address. Sought is $43,977.17 and continuing interest.
GMAC Mortgage, 1100 Virginia Drive, Fort Washington, filed an action against Glenn Sheckler, 2410 Hahns Dairy Rd., Palmerton, over property at that address. Sought is $215,608.51 and continuing interest.
GMAC filed an action against Christine Brader, 531 Benner Rd., Allentown, over property at 40 Ridge Circle, Beltzville Lake Estates, Penn Forest Township. Sought is $195,457.82 and continuing interest.
GMAC filed an action against Karen Sue and Earl M. Watterson, 102 Espy Lane, Butler, over property at 26 Chapman Circle, Albrightsville. Sought is $222,053.88 and continuing interest.
The following actions were filed by credit card companies, or their collection agencies, for alleged defaults on credit card/loan accounts.
Discover Bank, 6500 New Albany Rd., New Albany, Ohio, filed three actions as follows: Richard D. Counterman, 601 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe, sought is $2,663.88; Ellen Kaplan, 180 Bartholomew Drive, Palmerton, sought is $5,250.58; and Marilyn A. Heinz, 7 Redwood Drive, Albrightsville, sought is $9,529.72.
Arrow Financial Services, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed six actions as follows: Jessica Phegley, 225 N. Seventh St., Lehighton, sought is $2,254.92; Ronnie L. Lindemuth Jr., 541 Schleicher Lane, Lehighton, sought is $1,502.32; William h. Maclachlan, 162 W. Main St., Weatherly, sought is $3,996.31; Genevieve Laubach, 285-25 Lower Nis Hollow Drive, Lehighton, sought is $1,746.02; Matthew C. Ross, 302 S. Second St., Lehighton, sought is $1,651.99; and Noelle L. Prusarczyk, 92 Drakes Drive, Jim Thorpe, sought is $2,802.65.
Capital One Bank, c/o 425 Eagle Rock Ave., Roseland, N.J., filed against Rocco T. Seiler, 315 Margaret St., Palmerton, seeking $26,216.85.
Livingston Financial, 1250 S. Grove St., Barrington, Ill., filed against Karen J. Thomas, 212 Delaware Ave., Palmerton, seeking $8,302.56.
American Express Bank, c/o 520 Fellowship Rd., Mount Laurel, N.J., filed against Amy Rovinski, 201 S. Fourth St., Lehighton, seeking $2,174.77.
Midland Funding, 1060 Andrew Drive, West Chester, filed against Dean A. Pelczynski, 40 Hidden Lane, Lehighton, seeking $5,713.65.
HSBC Bank Nevada, 1111 N. Town Center Drive, Las Vegas, Nev., filed three actions as follows: William R. Williams, 233 Harvard Ave., Palmerton, seeking $7,023.97; Patricia Hook, Box 329, Lansford, seeking $2,190.90; and Helen E. Snyder, 1450 Wintergreen Rd., Palmerton, seeking $6,586.85.
Mazda American Credit, Box 6508, Mesa, Ariz., filed a complaint against Edward R. Haigh, 142 Sassafrass Rd., Albrightsville, alleging he owes a balance on a lease agreement for a motor vehicle. Sought is $9,384.10.
Lorieann Bishop, individually and as parent/guardian of Sabrina Smith, a minor, of 215 Harvard Ave., Palmerton, filed a complaint against Josha J. Ahner, 581 Fairyland Rd., Lehighton.
The suit states on June 21, 2009, along SR443 at S. Ninth St., Lehighton, a vehicle operated by the defendant collided into a vehicle operated by Bishop with the minor as a passenger. The minor sustained injuries detailed in the suit. Negligence is alleged and sought are damages that "exceeds the jurisdictional amount requiring arbitration by local rule."