Bethlehem Press

Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Da vinCI Frogs & Friends program open

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

Frogs and “Friends” live animal meet-and-greets is now open and runs through Sept. 3 at the Da Vinci Center, 3145 Hamilton Blvd. bypass, Allentown.

Professional animal handlers from Little Ray’s Reptiles will introduce guests to local through international animals on a daily basis. There are live shows every Saturday at 11 a.m. and 1 and 3 p.m., and Sunday at 1 and 3 p.m. An exhibit features up-close photography that captures the beauty of the natural world.

Around Town

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in News Briefs

A full calendar appears on the Bethlehem Press website, but due to space constraints, for ongoing events, email, visit or call the following:

Bethlehem City Hall Rotunda: Fine Arts Commission mixed media exhibit, “All / Most”, by Danny Moyer. 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday to Friday. Town Hall Rotunda 10 E. Church St. http://bfac-lv.org/.

Bethlehem Area Public Library: Call 610-867-3761(main) or 610-867-7852 (south side); Visit www.bapl.org (main) or www.bapl.org/ssmain.htm (south side); newsletter: http://bit.ly/2bTICeZ.

Helen R. Pinter, St. Paul’s E.L.C. member

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Helen R. Pinter, 92, of Bethlehem, died June 10, 2018, in her home. Born in Fountain Hill, she was a daughter of the late Cecelia (Muhr) and Leo Copf. She was the wife of the late Anthony L. Pinter for 52 years.

She worked for the M. W. Wood Company at Moravian College.

She was a member of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, Fountain Hill.

She bowled in the Rokies Bowling League at Boulevard Lanes.

Parke W. Musselman, director of industrial relations

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Parke W. Musselman, 91, formerly of Bethlehem, died June 9, 2018, at his residence at Moravian Hall Square, Nazareth. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Weston and Alice (Marsh) Musselman. He was the husband of Evelyn M. (Moore) Musselman, of Nazareth and formerly of Bethlehem, for 65 years.

He was a graduate of The College of William and Mary, where he was a member of the Kappa Alpha Fraternity.

He was in the U.S. Navy during World War II in the Pacific Theater.

Robert P. Bohning, CCLL team manager, coach

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Robert P. Bohning, 83, of Bethlehem, died June 10, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital - Muhlenberg. Born in Bethlehem, he was the son of the late Harold Sr. and Mary (Muschlitz) Bohning.He was the husband of the late Fleurette (Troxell) Bohning.

He was a 1952 graduate of Liberty High School.

He was in the United States Army, stationed in Kassel, Germany, from 1956-1959.

He worked for the Bethlehem Steel for more than 30 years until he retired.

He was a member of Steel City Mennonite Church.

Dionisia Morales-Herpin, from Patillas

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Dionisia Morales-Herpin, 87, of Bethlehem, died June 10, 2018, while in the care of St. Luke’s Hospice House and her family. Born in Patillas, P.R., she was a daughter of the late Jerbacio Morales and Florence Hepin. She was the wife of Lorenzo Clausset for 63 years.

She was, for 30 years, a cafeteria worker “lunch lady” for a local school in Puerto Rico, until she retiring in 1993.

Cancer Support Community offers education, support

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Local News

The Cancer Support Community of the Greater Lehigh Valley is offering the following free education and support programs for cancer patients and their caregivers in June.

Unless otherwise noted, programs are held at the Cancer Support Community, 944 Marcon Blvd., Suite 110, Allentown.

Programs are offered free to people affected by cancer.

Robert L. Follweiler, electronics technician

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in Obituaries

Robert L. Follweiler, 89, of Bethlehem, died June 14, 2018, in Sacred Heart Assisted Living, Northampton. Born in Towamensing, he was a son of the late Leland and Blanche (Green) Follweiler. He was the husband of Jeanette Mae (Roberts) Follweiler for 69 years.

He attended electronics school.

He was in the U. S. Navy during peace time.

He worked in appliance stores, and then, for 30 years, was an electronics technician for Sears Service Center, Catasauqua, until he retired.

He was a member of Bethany UCC Church in Bethlehem.

2018 graduating residents, fellows

Tuesday, June 19, 2018 by The Press in School

St. Luke’s University Health Network proudly celebrates its 2018 Intern, Resident and Fellow graduates – physicians and providers who have completed specialty training through residencies and fellowships at St. Luke’s. The 26th annual graduation ceremony was held June 15 at Moravian College Foy Hall.

The following providers will begin practice with St. Luke’s:

Elena S. Berg, DO, St. Luke’s Sacred Heart Campus, Emergency Medicine, Allentown;

Erica Jeanette Escarcega, MD, St. Luke’s Quakertown Campus, Emergency Medicine, Quakertown;