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Ceremony April 28 at KV memorial

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Local News

There will be a ceremony 2 p.m. April 28 honoring the most recent entries to the Plaza of the Korea Vietnam Memorial and to celebrate the eighth anniversary of the dedication of the U.S. Armed Forces Plaza.

The program will be in Berrier Hall at Lehigh-Carbon Community College, Schnecksville.

Parking is available on both sides of Berrier Hall, which is handicap accessible.

Craig R. Yeanish

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

NWL business ed teacher

Craig R. Yeanish, 81, of Slatington, died April 18, 2013, in his home.

He and his wife Jane (Wenner) Yeanish celebrated their 53rd wedding anniversary last Aug. 22.

Born Nov. 24, 1931, in Slatington, he was the son of the late Ray and Louise (Ebert) Yeanish.

He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War.

A 1959 graduate of Bloomsburg University, from which he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in education, he was a business education teacher in the Northwestern Lehigh School District for 27 years before retiring in 1987.

Grace L. Roth

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

Lutheran member of Heidelberg Church

Grace L. Roth, 87, formerly of Walnutport and Slatington, died April 22, 2013, in Sacred Heart Senior Living by the Creek, Northampton.

Born May 25, 1925, in Heidelberg Township, she was the daughter of the late George O. and Annie (DeLong) Roth, and the stepdaughter of the late Lillian F.S. (Ramer) Keiser Roth.

She was an order clerk at the former Paris Neckwear, Walnutport, for many years before retiring.

Kenneth H. Houck

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

vice president of Mt. Zion Senior Friends

Kenneth H. Houck, 86, from Kutztown, died on April 20, 2013, at his home.

He was the husband of the late Marion P. (Hohl) Houck.

Born in Berks County, he was the son of the late Hunter and Eva (Rudolph) Houck.

He was a truck driver for the former Carl Betz Inc., Orefield, for 35 years before retiring in 1989.

A member of New Jerusalem Zion United Church of Christ, Krumsville, he was vice president of Mt. Zion Senior Friends, Kutztown.

Camp Cadet seeking applicants

Thursday, April 25, 2013 by The Press in Local News

State Police Troop M Bethlehem will be conducting its 29th Camp Cadet June 16-21 at Camp Fowler, Orefield.

This year 90 cadets will be selected to have a first hand opportunity to experience what it takes to become a law enforcement officer.

To be eligible for Camp Cadet, a boy and girl must be at least 12 years old but not older than 14 by May 1; be a resident of either Lehigh or Northampton counties; and must be in good physical condition.