Judging for the pumpkin-decorating contest at Sheckler took place Oct. 26. Here are the winners in the following categories.
Funniest: Layla Zimmerman and Ava Baraket
Most Colorful: Tie — Natalie Cooper, Joseph Conway and Rylee Meisner
Best Animal Theme: Ruby Moore and Alescia Lewis
Prettiest: Brennah Coulter and Aviana Snyder
Most Unusual: Jackson Resto and Elizabeth McIlhaney
Best Classroom Theme: Tie — Mrs. Conner and Ms. Devin’s class and Ms. Kostura’s class
North Catasauqua police responded to these and other calls recently.
A suspicious person on Wyandotte Street and Howertown Road was investigated.
Police received a report of an unwanted person in the 1100 block of Front Street.
Officers assisted Coplay police with the report of a disorderly group at Fourth and Chestnut streets.
A traffic stop was conducted at Third and Eugene streets resulting in a DUI report.
The department received a parking complaint in the 1200 block of Second Street.
Thursday, Nov. 9: Elem. — Whole-grain macaroni and cheese, side salad, assorted fresh fruit, baby carrots, milk. M.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, milk. H.S. — Whole-grain ham and cheese pretzelwich, assorted fresh fruit, Tater Tots, baby carrots, side salad, milk.
Rosalia M. (Montalbano) Galluzzo, 81, of Whitehall, died Nov. 4, 2017, at home. She was the wife of the late Vincenzo Galluzzo.
Born in Sciacca, Italy, she was a daughter of the late Francesco and Diana (Abbruzzo) Montalbano.
She was a member of Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Church, Northampton.
For the ninth year, Warmth for a Friend is reaching out to the community to donate coats, sweaters, gloves, scarves and hats, along with other types of winter wear, for those in need.
Drop-off locations are available Nov. 5-Dec. 9 at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., and St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, 3024 Ruch St., Stiles.
Please put all your donations in plastic bags to make it easier for pickup and distribution.
Sarah Elizabeth (Laub) Guth, 83, of Walnutport, died Oct. 29, 2017, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg campus, Bethlehem.
She was the wife of Dollard S. Guth for 58 years.
Born in Egypt, she was the daughter of the late Clarence E. Sr. and Flossie M. (Troxell) Laub.
She was a teacher’s aide and cafeteria food service worker in the Parkland School District for several years before retiring. Before that, she worked at Newhard Farms, Coplay, and the former McCrory’s, Allentown.
Dorothy H. Miller, 96, of Whitehall, died Oct. 28, 2017, at her daughter’s home. She was the wife of the late Richard S. Miller for 40 years.
Born in Port Talbot, South Wales, she was a daughter of the late Charles H. and Sushanna (Thomas) House.
She was a registered nurse and a supervisor at Good Shepherd Rehabilitation Hospital, Allentown, until she retired.
She was a member of St. John’s United Church of Christ, Allentown.
Adeline M. Fritzinger, 88, of Walnutport, died Oct. 28, 2017, after a brief illness. She was the wife of the late Nevin A. Fritzinger Jr.
Born in Cementon, she was a daughter of the late John and Estrella (Fornaciari) Rossi.
She was employed at General Electric Corporation, Allentown, for 49 years.
She is survived by a daughter, Tina M. of Center Valley; a son, Mark D. and daughter-in-law Dana of Boca Raton, Fla.; a sister, Viola Rossi; a brother, John Rossi of Allentown; and a granddaughter, Hanna Fritzinger of San Francisco, Calif.
Bernard G. Miller, 94, of Allentown, died Oct. 23, 2017, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Salisbury Township.
He was the husband of Ruth R. (Moyer) Miller for 64 years.
Born in Whitehall, he was the son of the late Robert D. and Florence (Herbster) Miller.
He was a custodian at Lehigh Career and Technical Institute, Schnecksville, for seven years before retiring.
Before that, he worked for Harold M. Blacker Construction, Wescosville, for 10 years and the former Giant Portland Cement Co., Whitehall, for 22 years.