Donald R. Roth, 68, of Slatington, died unexpectedly Jan. 3, 2019, in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.
Born Nov. 20, 1950, in Northampton, he was the son of the late Ralph J. and Marilyn E. (Peters) Roth.
He and his wife, Visitacion “Bess” (Orayan) Roth, were married 47 years in February 2018.
A graduate of Parkland High School, he served honorably as an EN3 in the Navy during the Vietnam War.
Sen. Lisa Boscola, D-18th
Office: 1 E. Broad St., Suite 120, Bethlehem
Phones: 610-868-8667; 717-787-4236.
Sen. Pat Browne, R-16th
Office 702 Hamilton St., Allentown
Phones: 610-821-8468; 717-787-1349.
Sen. Mario Scavello, R-40th
Office: 2 N. Robinson Ave., Pen Argyl; 2989 Route 611, Unit 103, Tannersville, Monroe County
Phones: 610-863-1200; 570-620-4326; 717-787-6123.
Rep. Gary Day, R-187th
Office: 6299 Route 309, Suite 302, New Tripoli
Phones: 610-760-7082; 717-787-3017.
·Sharecare Faith in Action, Bethlehem, is looking for volunteer drivers age 18 and older to help safely transport people who are elderly and/or disabled to and from doctor appointments and with grocery shopping in the Lehigh Valley.
Contact Lynn Heiney at 610-867-2177 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
·Youth Volunteer Council of the Volunteer Center of the Lehigh Valley, Bethlehem, is recruiting high school students from grades 10 to 12 and college students to participate in its inaugural Youth Volunteer Council.
For information, call 610-807-0336.
June E. Bennett, 88, of Breinigsville, died Dec. 31, 2018.
She was the widow of Williams J. Bennett.
Born in Brooklyn, N.Y., she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Elizabeth Hrewniak.
She will have a private Mass of Christian Burial.
Condolences may be offered at kellerfuneralhomes.com.
Arrangements were made by Keller Funeral Homes Inc., Fogelsville.
Carol A. Campfield, 80, of Bethlehem, formerly of Schnecksville, died on Dec. 31, 2018, in Gracedale nursing home, Nazareth.
She and her husband Ronald Campfield were married 60 years last May.
Born Sept. 3, 1938, in Sunbury, Northumberland County, she was the daughter of the late John and Helen (Bastian) Fenstermacher.
She was an administrative assistant for the UAW Local 677, Allentown, for five years before retiring.
Before that, she was employed in the same capacity at Mack Trucks Inc., Allentown, for 17 years.
Jean Husack, 93, of Durham, N.C., formerly of Schnecksville, died Jan. 4, 2019 in the home of her son, Chris F., of Durham.
Born Nov. 3, 1925, in Schnecksville, she was the daughter of the late George F. and Perma A. (Schneck) Bachman.
She was a legislative aide for former state Rep. Paul W. Semmel, Schnecksville, for six years before retiring in 1996.
Before that, she was a secretary for Royal Eckert Inc., Allentown, for 20 years, and Union United Church of Christ, Neffs for 20 years as secretary, recording secretary and treasurer.
State Rep. Ryan Mackenzie, R-134th, will host appointments 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 11 with an outreach specialist from the American Legion for veterans who have questions about benefits and services they have earned.
Services available to veterans and their dependents include assistance with compensation, pension, death benefits, education and health care, as well as any issues pertaining to veterans benefits. Veterans do not need to be a member of the American Legion to receive these services.
Ronald C. Sechler, 85, of Orefield, died on Dec. 31, 2018, in At Home at Parkland, Schnecksville.
He and his wife Marilyn L. (Remaley) Sechler were married 63 years last July 2.
Born Dec. 16, 1933, in Fogelsville, he was the son of the late Henry and Grace (Klotz) Sechler.
A two-term road supervisor, he worked for North Whitehall Township for 15 years.
He was a member of Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, Community Fire Company No. 1, Schnecksville, and the Fogelsville Fire Company.
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The League of Women Voters of Lehigh County will present “Electoral College and Electoral Reform” by Dr. Kellen Gracey 11:30 a.m. Jan. 14 at Superior Restaurant, 102 State Ave., Emmaus.
Dr. Gracey joined the DeSales political science faculty after receiving his Ph.D. from the University of Iowa.
His research interests include religion and politics, electoral systems, and political behavior in both American and comparative contexts.
The fee for the buffet luncheon is payable at the door or listen to the speaker without lunch.