Bethlehem Press

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Lawrence G. Shea, Sr. , St. Ursula Catholic Church member

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in Obituaries

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.


Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

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 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


Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

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.

BMFCU: Merger vote set for March 21

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

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.

HFM: Elder care issues on March 21

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in News Briefs

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.

ELECTION: Geissinger for NorCo council

Thursday, March 7, 2013 by The Press in Local News

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.