Ellen E. Reppert, 86, of Macun-gie, died June 19, 2013, at Lehigh Center Genesis Elder Care, Macungie. She was the wife of Donald A. Reppert. They celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary May 23.
Born in Coplay, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Florence (Ward) Ribacosky.
She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Trexlertown.
She was a graduate of Northampton High School and earned an associate degree in English with one year at Kutztown College and one year at Moravian College.
The Allentown Band under the direction of Ronald Demkee, will perform the annual "Sousa Concert" 7:30 p.m. July 5 at West Park, 16th and Turner Streets, Allentown.
The band will also perform 11 a.m. July 6 in the Rose Garden, Cedar Creek Parkway.
Both free concerts are sponsored by the City of Allentown Park and Recreation Department.
In an effort to engage students in combating the growing problem of school bullying, state Rep. Julie Harhart, R-183rd, held a "No Bullying" Poster Contest for fourth-grade students in the 183rd Legislative District.
Louis J. Deutsch, 73, of Fullerton, died June 21, 2013, in Lehigh Valley Hospice, Allentown. He was the husband of Leona R. (Bachman) Deutsch for 28 years.
Born in Fullerton, he was a son of the late Louis and Susan (Dolinsky) Deutsch Sr.
He was in the U.S Army.
He worked for Mack Trucks, Allentown and Macungie, for more than 32 years until retirement.
He was a member of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Catholic Church.
He was a life member of the Fullerton Fire Company, Porter Lodge 248 F&M, St. Aloysius Society and the Fearless and Woodlawn fire companies.
Entries are being accepted for the third-annual Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmaker Festival, Oct. 31 - Nov. 2, Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas, ArtsQuest, Bethlehem.
The early submission deadline, without an entry fee, is Aug. 1. Last day to apply is Sept. 13. Fees are waived for high school and college students.
Award winners will be announced Nov. 2 at the Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas.
Joseph R. George, 59, of Catasauqua, died July 1, 2013, at Good Shepherd–Muhlenberg, Bethlehem.
Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Joseph F. and Eliza (Somer) George.
He was a landscaper and delivery man for Colonial Landscaping for many years.
He is survived by a sister, Linda and her husband John Dundore; two nieces, Lori Mark and Jamie and her husband Ian Diefenderfer; a nephew, Robert and his wife Becky Shull; and nine great-nieces and great-nephews.
Arrangements were made by Brubaker Funeral Home Inc., Catasauqua.
CMS puts on spring concert Catasauqua Middle School students are all smiles prior to performing their spring choral concert May 22 in the auditorium of the middle school.
Catasauqua Middle School students are all smiles prior to performing their spring choral concert May 22 in the auditorium of the middle school.
Priscilla C. Eberhart, 98, of North Catasauqua, died June 19, 2013, in her daughter's residence in North Catasauqua. She was the wife of the late Henry L. Eberhart.
Born in West Catasauqua, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Teckla (Rieker) Sperlbaum.
She was a production controller for the former Raub Supply Company, Allentown, until she retired in 1977. Before that, she had worked at the former General Ribbon Mill, Catasauqua.
She was a member of Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Catasauqua.
The following Catasauqua High School students earned honor roll status during the fourth quarter of the 2012-13 academic year.
Grade 12: Aimee Amari, Erica Bennicoff, Liam Browne, Shannon Bundra, Natialia Candelaria, Selena Contreras, Christopher Creyer, Jeremy Da Silva, Zac Edwards, Alissa Frederick, Melissa Fuhrman, Colleen Hickey, Paige Kogelman, Bailey Kudla-Williams, Morgon Lesko, Ashley Lopez-Soto, Tyler J. Miller, Zachary Miller, Kayla Mullin, Rachel Peters, Lauren Pluchinsky, Alex Pushcarovich, Emily Williams
Northampton police responded to these and other calls recently.
· A report of a hit-and-run motor vehicle crash brought police to the CVS Pharmacy, 28 W. 21st St.
· Officers responded to a report of three white ceramic mushroom law ornaments removed from the front lawn of a residence in the 100 block of Terrace Drive.
· A report of a vehicle keyed brought officers to the 2000 block of Washington Avenue.
· Officers responded to a report of a fence damaged in the rear of the 1300 block of Stewart Street.