Anna R. Fenicle, 86, of Freemansburg, died Feb. 26, 2013, at St. Luke's Hospital. She was a daughter of the late Herman and Anna (Gutman) Sommer. She was the wife of the late Dean "Diz" F. Fenicle for 55 years.
She retired from the former Durkee Foods, Bethlehem, after 25 years.
She was a parishioner of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Miller Heights.
Lawrence G. Shea Sr., 85, of Fountain Hill, died Feb. 15, 2013. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Lawrence and Mary (Foster) Shea. He was the husband of Alma M. (Dapp) Shea.
He was retired from the U.S. Navy after 22 years. He served during World War II, the Korean War and the Vietnam War.
He retired from the Bethlehem Steel Corp., where he was a hydraulic engineer, in 1990 after 20 years.
He was a parishioner of St. Ursula Catholic Church and was a member of the Holy Name Society.
Girl Scout cookie sales, which were to end on March 3, has been extended to run through March 17. In conjunction with the sale, Emeril Lagasse's restaurants (Chop House, Italian Table and Burgers and More) at the Sands Casino Resort are also participating.
Wednesday, March 6
Salvation Army's Women's Ministries, drop-in center, 9:30 to 11 a.m., 521 Pembroke Road. Call 610-867-4681.
Thursday, March 7
Delaware Lehigh Amateur Radio Club, VHF/UHF and Microwave Contesting, 7:30 p.m., Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road. Visit www.dlarc.org or KE3AW@ARRL.NET or call 610-432-8286.
Friday, March 8
University Parish of Holy Ghost R.C. Church fish dinner, 4:30 to 7 p.m. eat in or take out. 417 Carlton Ave., For take out, call 610-691-0210 between 1 and 4 p.m. today.
Saturday, March 9
Leon P. Pearson, 81, of Bethlehem, died Feb. 26, 2013, in Moravian Village. Born in Hellertown, he was a son of the late Paul and Lucinda (Laubach) Pearson. He was the husband of Dorothy (Wildgen) Pearson for 45 years.
He was in the U.S Army during the Korean War.
He was a firefighter for the City of Bethlehem before retiring.
Wednesday, March 6
City of Bethlehem HARB meeting, 4 p.m., City Hall, 10 E. Church St.
Thursday, March 7
Northampton Co. Council, 6:30 p.m., 669 Washington St., Easton.
Monday, March 11
BASD Finance and Human Resources committees meetings, 6 p.m., education center dining room, 1516 Sycamore St.
Tuesday, March 12
Saucon Valley School Board, 7 p.m., Audion building, 2097 Polk Valley Road.
South Bethlehem Historical Society 7 p.m. Victory Fire House, 205 Webster St.
Hanover Township Supervisors, 7 p.m., 3630 Jacksonville Road.
The Bethlehem Municipal Employees Federal Credit Union (BMEFCU) will hold a members meeting at 6 p.m. March 21 at the Bethlehem Volunteer Fireman's Home Association, 6 Hillmond St. to consider a proposal to merge the BMEFCU with the Bethlehem Teachers Federal Credit Union, 2317 Easton Ave. Members not able to attend may vote by mail. Contact the BMEFCU for more information.
There will be a free Estate and Long Term Care Planning Issues for Elders forum at 6 p.m. March 20 and 10 a.m. March 21 at Holy Family Manor, St. Mary's Hall, 1200 Spring St.
Topics will include legal tools, long term care planning and end of life care consistent with the ethical and religious directives for Catholic health facilities. Refreshments will be served. Tours will be available. RSVP by calling 610-865-5595.
Celtic Cultural Alliance (CCA) will hold the third annual St. Patrick's Day Parade and Celebration March 16 in downtown historic Bethlehem.
The daylong event "Celtic Classic Parade of Shamrocks" will begin at 1 p.m. followed by activities in the Sun Inn Courtyard starting at 3 p.m.
For information, visit www.celticfest.org.
Business owner and Plainfield Township resident Glenn A. Geissinger has announced his candidacy for a Republican seat on Northampton County Council.
Geissinger said in a statement he has lived most of his life in the LehighValley and has a common sense approach to issues facing the county, as well as 20 years' experience building, running and assisting businesses of all sizes.
Geissinger is an Army veteran and graduate of Whitehall HS and attended Lehigh University and Moravian College.