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Ruth E. Bleiler

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

member of UCC congregation of St. Peter's

Ruth E. Bleiler, 92, from New Tripoli, died Nov. 11, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

She was the wife of the late Alfred C. Bleiler.

Born April 12, 1920, in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late George J. and Adah J. (Bachman) Bausch.

She graduated from Slatington High School, and later from Cedar Crest College.

A home economics teacher at Slatington High School, she later was a substitute teacher at Northwestern High School, New Tripoli.

Robert J. Nagle

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

teacher at Oley Valley High School

Robert J. Nagle, 77, of Alsace Township, died Oct. 29, 2012, in Reading Hospital and Medical Center with his wife of 54 years, Doris, by his side.

Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Lemoine and Ruth (Bittner) Nagle.

A teacher and coach at Oley Valley High School from 1957-63, he also worked for the state Department of Health, Greyhound Food Management Inc. and ARA Services.


Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Job openings posted online

The Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce is posting job openings for its member companies on its various social media outlets, including Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and its blog.

This will help Chamber members find top-quality talent. It will also assist interested applicants in finding employment.

Job openings will be published once a week on the Chamber's blog and, as they come in, on the Chamber's LinkedIn site. Blog posts are automatically posted to Facebook as well.

Volunteer Opportunities

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in Opinion

·AIDSNET, Bethlehem, needs volunteers to help translate documents into Spanish as they are revised or added.

Contact Ann Stuart Thacker at 610-882-1119 or

·American Red Cross, Bethlehem, is seeking a receptionist to greet visitors, answer phones, assist callers and visitors by providing information and directing them to appropriate departments.

Contact Susan Kalkhuis-Beam at 610-865-4400 or susan.kalkhuis-beam

Robert H. Rohr

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in Obituaries

employed by Appleby Systems

Robert H. Rohr, 62, of Catasauqua, died Nov. 10, 2012, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Muhlenberg, Bethlehem.

He and his wife Linda S. (Horn) Rohr celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary last Aug. 26.

Born April 26, 1950, in Egypt, Whitehall Township, he was the son of Arlene C. (Crouthamel) Rohr of Orefield and the late Henry T. Rohr.

He was employed by Appleby Systems, Whitehall, for the last three years before retiring in April.

Prior to that, he worked for Bethlehem Memorial Park Cemetery and Mack Trucks Inc.


Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in News Briefs

Concert set for Dec. 2

Allentown Band will be presenting its annual Holiday and Pearl Harbor Remembrance Concert with Susan Boyer, soprano; Michael Toth, piano (Rhapsody in Blue), Summer Harmony Men's Chorus and Clair Neamand, conductor 3 p.m. Dec. 2 at Symphony Hall, 23 N. Sixth St., Allentown.

There is a fee for admission.

Tickets will be available at door while they last or by calling Jeff Krause at 610-439-3303.

Thanksgiving meals, baskets are available

Thursday, November 15, 2012 by The Press in Local News

The staff at PA211 East has compiled a list of organizations providing Thanksgiving holiday meals and baskets for families in Lehigh County this season.

For the most up-to-date listings, call 1-855-501-6785 or visit


Food Baskets

·City Limits Assembly of God, 302 Ridge Ave., Allentown, 610-776-8656, turkey and food bag distribution Nov. 20. Call for time.