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Martha Newhard

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

of Macungie

Martha Newhard, 91, of Macungie, died March 14, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital, Allentown. Born in Northampton, she was the wife of the late Raymond A. Newhard.

She is survived by daughters, Bernice and her husband Jacob Ginder of Watchung, N.J., Elaine and her husband Thomas Phillips of Tucson, Ariz.; granddaughter, Heather Lattanzio; grandsons, Raymond Phillips, Spenser Phillips; great-granddaughter, Abigail.

She was predeceased by a son, Howard.

Contributions may be made to Children's Bible Fellowship.

Carl "Dizz" E. Meyers

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Bethlehem Steel mechanic

Carl "Dizz" E. Meyers, 79, of Northampton, died March 18, 2013, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. He was the husband of the late Patricia A. (Bartholomew) Meyers.

Born in Allentown, he was a son of the late Earl and Miriam (Jacobs) Meyers.

He was a mechanic at the Bethlehem Steel Company for 40 years until he retired in 1995.

He was a member of Evangelical Lutheran Church of the Holy Trinity, Northampton.

He was a member of the Lehigh Valley Postcard Club and the United Steel Workers Union, Local 2599.

Sylvia Sendel

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

layout operator

Sylvia Sendel, of Lake Harmony and formerly of Fullerton, died March 21, 2013, in the Abingdon Health Lansdale Campus. She was the wife of Robert l. Sendel for 56 years.

Born in Palmerton, she was a daughter of the late Juan and Jesus (Salazar) Rodrigues.

She was a layout operator for Western Electric and Lucent Technologies for more than 27 years until she retired in 1986.

She was a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America.

Elsie A. (Kratzer) Bevan

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

GE assembly

Elsie A. (Kratzer) Bevan, 90, of Hokendauqua, died March 13, 2013, at ManorCare Health Service I, Bethlehem. She was the wife of the late Harold M. Bevan.

Born in Coplay, she was a daughter of the late Stephana and Anna (Groller) Kratzer.

She worked in assembly at General Electric Corporation, Allentown, for more than 40 years.

She was a member of St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Coplay, where she formerly taught Sunday school.

She is survived by 10 nieces and nephews; and many gret-nieces and great-nephews.

Article By: The Press

Thursday, March 28, 2013 by The Press in Sports

The Catasauqua Cosmos U-9 Girls Travel Team had an undefeated season in their winter indoor league at the Turff Club in Allentown. The team finished 11-0-1. The season ran from November until March. The girls scored a total of 91 goals in the season and only had 27 goals scored against them. All of the girls are either in second or third grade at Sheckler Elementary School in Catasauqua.