Ronald Walter Utley, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 22, 2018. He was the husband of Sandra (Holtz) Utley for 58 years.
Born Rutland, Vt., he was a son of the late Cecil and Laura Utley.
He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in mining engineering, from the University of Texas at El Paso and earned a master’s degree in mineral preparation from Penn State University.
He was a project manager with the Bethlehem Steel Corporation, a marketing manager for the Fuller Company and a general manager for FFE Minerals USA Inc.
Family members: Scott Trauger (Dad), Mirna Trauger (Mom), Scott Trauger Jr. (brother)
Favorite subject(s): My favorite subject is music because I love to express myself through every performance I have.
Activities: I am a member of my Student Council’s newsletter, president of Tri-Music, secretary of Spanish Honor Society, member of National Honor Society, and secretary of Strategic Games Club.
Next steps (after high school): I would like to attend college to receive the doctorate degree in physical therapy.
Walene Mary Baunach, 89, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 25, 2018. Born in Bethlehem, she was a daughter of the late Walter W. and Irene M. (Griffin) Duffy. She was the wife of the late Arnold M. Baunach for 38 years.
She was a 1951 graduate of Immaculata College and in 1955 earned a master’s degree from Lehigh University.
She was a secondary English and Reading teacher at Northeast Middle School in the Bethlehem Area School District until she retired in 1991. From 1996 until the age of 84, she was a GED and English as a Second Language instructor at Northampton Community College.
The National Museum of Industrial History is admission discount with donation promotion to Second Harvest Food Bank through Dec. 31, 2018.
Any museum visitor who presents a non-perishable food item or a new, unwrapped toy between now and December 31 will receive 50% off of the admission amount. The food bank’s most needed items include cereal, peanut butter, jelly, tuna, canned goods, rice, pasta, soup, salt, sugar, diapers, laundry detergent and personal care items.
For information and events, visit http://nmih.org/.
Animals are available for adoption at the Center for Animal Health & Welfare no-kill shelter, 1165 Island Park Road, Easton. The shelter is working to end pet overpopulation by running a clinic so animals can be spayed or neutered before they go home. For more information, call 610-252-7722 or visit www.healthyanimalcenter.org.
Carolyn June Bennick, 67, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 25, 2018. Born in Frostburg, Md., she was a daughter of the late Robert Henry and June Josephine (Senn) Skidmore. She was the wife of Edward E. Bennick.
She was an office assistant and then a code enforcement officer for Bethlehem Township. She was a former owner of Goosey Gander 4, Hellertown.
She was a member of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union, where she held the highest position ever by a woman within the union at that time.
As winter rolls around, Lehigh Valley Academy students are busy preparing for seasonal projects for clubs and organizations, like the upcoming Winter Concert for grades K-12.
The fourth through sixth-grade band is performing instrumental holiday favorites, led by Music Director Monica Haywood. Join them at the Sands Shoppes Dec. 19 and sing along to the wonderful carols.
Janice E. Worman - Miller, 89, of Bethlehem and formerly of Whitehall, died Nov. 26, 2018, at ManorCare Health Services, Bethlehem. Born in Egypt, she was a daughter of the late Ray A. and Elva (Case) Worman. She was the wife of the late Paul A. Miller.
She was a clerk for several years at Newhard Farms store before she retired.
She was a member of Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, Egypt.
In the Bethlehem Press front page article on Nov. 21, 2018, entitled “Polka Mass and halupkies,” the location of the event was incorrectly identified as Holy Ghost Church in South Bethlehem. The correct location of the celebration was Incarnation of Our Lord Parish, which was founded in 2008 as a merger of Slovak, Hungarian, Windish, Polish and Italian parishes.
Incarnation of Our Lord is a territorial parish serving the needs of all in the Southside Bethlehem neighborhoods in addition to the former members of the five merged churches. Holy Ghost Church is its sister parish.
Robert J. Sabo, 72, of Bethlehem, died Nov. 26, 2018, while in the care of Saucon Valley Manor. Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late John and Elizabeth M. (Kuti) Sabo.
He was a graduate of Bethlehem High School.
He was in the United States Army.
He worked in security for the Bethlehem Steel Corporation for 36 years.
He was a former member of St. John Capistrano Catholic Church.
He is survived by two brothers, John J. and his wife Barbara Sabo and Edward and his wife Mary Sabo, all of Bethlehem; nieces; and nephews.