John E. Lezousky, 72, of Schnecksville, formerly of Tamaqua, died Aug. 12, 2012, in Bethlehem.
He was the husband of Elizabeth "Betty" (Stegmeier) Lezousky.
Born in Pottsville, he was the son of the late John G. and Amelia (Potosky) Lezousky.
He retired after 26 years from Lehigh County Community College.
Upon his retirement, they awarded him the status of "emeritus."
Prior to his employment with LCCC, he was employed by Kraft Foods, Fogelsville, and Reynolds Metals, Chester.
He was a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church, Tamaqua.
The family of Steve Brosky Jr. sponsors a wiffle ball tournament to raise funds for the Lustgarten Foundation.
Parkway Manor Elementary School recently welcomed students to Camp Invention.
The Weisenberg Low-hill Township Historical Society will have its quarterly meeting and picnic 6:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department, Golden Key Road.
A pot luck supper will be served, so bring a covered dish and/or dessert, along with folding chairs.
Following the meal and meeting, a tour of the fire equipment and facility will be available. Non-members are invited to attend as well.
For more information, call Don at 610-298-2352.
Jane T. Ekstrom, 85, of Neffs, formerly of Harmony, N.J., died Aug. 10, 2012, in the home of her daughter, Carol A. Herman, of Camden, N.C.
She was the wife of the late Oke B. Ekstrom Sr.
Born October 24, 1926, in Gloversville, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Willard Sr. and Florence (Van De Walker) Kobuskie.
A retired seamstress, she worked in the textile industry for many years.
She attended Rochester School for the Deaf and was a member of the Lehigh Association of the Deaf, Allentown, for many years.
She was of the Catholic faith.
THURSDAY, AUG. 16
·Marc Johnson and Sheree Krasley, owners of Stonekeep Meadery, will share twists to traditional mead recipes 7 p.m. at Lehigh County Ag Center, 4184 Dorney Park Road, South Whitehall. Sponsored by Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Association. Open to the public. For info, visit Lehighvalleybeekeepers.org or call 610-298-3254.
·Schnecksville Senior Citizens at Schnecksville Fire Co., 1 p.m. lunch; meeting 1:30 p.m. Call 610-432-0260.
·Take Off Pounds Sensibly 10 a.m.-noon at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Breinigsville. Call 395-1006.
Forgotten Feline and Fidos animal shelter will be having a Kitten Kaper from 1:30-4 p.m. Aug. 18 at 9645 Hamilton Blvd., Breinigsville.
Adopt a kitten, adult cat or foster one.
For more information or to make a reservation, contact Wanda or Stephanie at 610-841-1736.
Da Vinci Science Center, Allentown, has science camp for youngsters.
AlertPA is an emergency notification system that helps to provide Pennsylvanians with timely information during an urgent situation.
Pennsylvanians can sign up for AlertPA to be notified about severe weather or other emergencies.
The system allows residents to choose to be notified about emergencies and other announcements."
AlertPA is a system that helps officials quickly send emergency text and email alerts, and other important notifications, to users to assist them in making informed decisions.
Members of Catasauqua High School classes 1982 and '83 are having a combined class reunion 6-10 p.m. Nov. 24 at Blue Monkey Sports Bar and Restaurant, 1094 Howertown Road, Catasauqua.
The per person fee includes dinner.
For information, mail 8809 Grady Drive, Breinigsville, PA 18031.
Deadline to reply is Sept. 30.