Parkland Press

Sunday, May 20, 2018

Hilda R. Gibson

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

member of Lehigh Country Club

Hilda R. Gibson, 87, of Allentown, died May 3, 2018, in Luther Crest retirement community, South Whitehall.

Before retiring in 1987, she worked in purchasing for Mack Trucks.

As a member of Lehigh Country Club, she enjoyed golf and socializing.

Her favorite pastime was playing bridge and she enjoyed the stock market.

She was predeceased by her parents Frank and Caroline (Stranzl) Seyer; and her sisters Carolyn (Seyer) Steiner and Paula Seyer.

Her survivors include a sister Marion Farmer and her husband, Hugh Randolf, of Atlanta, Ga.; and nieces and nephews.

Ninth grader, senior win music awards

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in School

The Allentown Music Club at their April meeting presented the winners of the Dr. Albert Hofammann Scholarship for Young Pianists and the annual String Award.

Alexander Guoyi Tang, a ninth grader at Parkland High School, won the Dr. Albert Hofammann Scholarship for Young Pianists.

He performed the first movement of Mozart’s Piano Sonata No. 18 in D Major, and Fantaisie-Impromptu, Op 66 by Chopin.

Sung Min “Christina” Park, a senior at Parkland High School, won the String Award.

She performed the first movement of Violin Concerto No. 2 in D minor by Wieniawski.

Golf outing

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

MASONS

Greenleaf Lodge 561 F.&A.M. will host its 28th annual Stanley H. Roth Master’s Golf Tournament May 19 at the Allentown Municipal Golf Course

The day’s activities include: 7 a.m. registration with coffee and doughnuts, 7:20 a.m. putting contest, 8 a.m. shotgun start (rain or shine).

Following the tournament there will be a luncheon. Registration closes on May 12.

Awards and prizes will be awarded for straightest drive hole, longest drive hole, closest pin hole, team low gross, and pot-o-gold.

Dominic M. Morenci

Thursday, May 10, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

master craftsman

Dominic M. “Chuck” Morenci, 91, of Allentown, died May 1, 2018, in Phoebe Home after a long battle with congestive heart failure.

He was the loving husband of the late Regina R. Morenci, who died March 3, 2017.

They celebrated their 65th wedding anniversary Oct. 13, 2016.

Born March 8, 1927, in Tresckow, he was the son of the late John and Scholastica (Moretti) Mariorenzi.

He graduated from Tresckow Elementary School and Hazleton High School.