THE CENTER FOR ANIMAL HEALTH AND WELFARE, Easton, is seeking volunteers to walk dogs, assist with a.m. cleanings, attend off site events to promote the shelter, cat and dog enrichment and general shelter help. If interested in helping, please contact Walt Hoffman at 610-252-7722, ext. 4 or email email@example.com.
Judith M. Miller, 79, of Bethlehem, died July 28, 2018, while in the care of Lehigh Valley Hospice, Muhlenberg. She was the wife of the late Rev. Richard L. Miller. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late John A. and Helen (McKinley) Dotterer.
She was a 1957 graduate of Pottstown High School. She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Art Education in 1961 from the Philadelphia Museum College of Art.
Ann G. Burns, 90, of Bethlehem, died July 25, 2018. Born July 26th, 1927, She was a daughter of Adam and Marie (Leber) Green. She was the wife of the late William M. Burns.
She was a parishioner of Holy Ghost Church.
She was a former member of the seniors association. She retired from Durkee’s in 1992, and from Miller Keystone Blood Center in 2004.
Juan “Paco” F. Carrasquillo Jr. 54, of Bethlehem, died suddenly on July 23, 2018. Born in Humacao, Puerto Rico, he was a son of Juan F. Carrasquillo Sr. and the late Gladys (Cintron). He was the husband of Militza (Garcia) Carrasquillo.
He had earned a bachelor’s degree in Information Systems, and was currently working towards a master’s degree.
He was an accounts payable clerk employed by B. Braun Medical.
He was a member of Holy Infancy Catholic Church, Bethlehem.
Margaret M. Bachochin, 88, of Bethlehem, died July 23, 2018. She was a daughter of the late Stephen and Mary Bachochin.
She retired in 1993 from the former Western Electric after 43 years.
She attended Holy Ghost Parish.
She is survived by a sister-in-law, Helen Bachochin; nieces; and nephews.
She was predeceased by seven siblings, Veronica Frey, Elizabeth Meza, Mary Ferrani, Helen Batley, Anna Brase and Steven and Michael Bachochin.
Contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
Eligible veterans who served on active duty in the Persian Gulf Theater of Operations from Aug. 2, 1990 to Aug. 31, 1991 are eligible to collect a special one-time payment to honor their service and sacrifice.
Applications for the Persian Gulf Conflict Veterans Bonus are due by Aug. 31, 2018.
The bonus program, administered by the Pennsylvania Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, pays $75 per month for qualifying, active-duty service members, up to a $525 maximum.
Following a four-month joint city/FBI investigation, police arrested Joseph Pat Chemidlin, 53, of Washington Street in Bethlehem Township, on child pornography charges.
A search warrant was executed June 27 on evidence acquired of electronic images of girls from ages 9 through 15 in various poses.
Jose Alejandro Diaz, 46, of Bethlehem, died July 18, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Villalba, Puerto Rico, he was a son of the late Gregorio and Ana M (Matos) Diaz. He was the husband of Nancy (Colon) Diaz for 18 years.
He will be remembered for his contagious smile and uplifting spirit. A fisherman, he loved to go he also became a “fisher of men” for his church.
He was a member of Koinonia House of Worship, Whitehall.
St. Luke’s Health Network
SLHN, Moravian’s Sports Medicine Team
St. Luke’s University Health Network and Moravian College have initiated a new comprehensive sports medicine team that covers more than 100,000 athletes in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.