Allentown Obituaries

Allentown Obituaries

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  • Friday Apr 29 | via Daytona Beach News-Journal Online 

    100-year-old bridge player knows his strong suit

    Mitchell Dibbs, who some say has declared and defended against the game's "legends," such as Charles Goren, also regularly pulls up a chair at the bridge tables in St. Mark by the Sea Lutheran Church in Palm Coast. "He comes down and steals from us," said Sylvia Caviggia, president of the Palm Coast Duplicate Bridge Club, somewhat in jest during a match on Monday.

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  • Friday Apr 29 | via Daytona Beach News-Journal Online 

    100-year-old bridge player knows his strong suit

    He's 100 years old and still playing the cards that life deals to him. Mitchell Dibbs, who some say has declared and defended against the game's "legends," such as Charles Goren, also regularly pulls up a chair at the bridge tables in St. Mark by the Sea Lutheran Church in Palm Coast.

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  • Wednesday Apr 27 | via Watertown Daily Times 

    Rev. Warren D. Babcock

    Richmondville- Reverend Warren D. Babcock, 84, went to his eternal home on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 with his wife and family by his side. Warren was born on January 16, 1932, in Albany, NY and was the son of William S. and Dorothy G. Babcock of Richmondville, NY.

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  • Friday Apr 22 | via Cape Gazette 

    Ruth Korbobo, floral designer

    Ruth Gery Sokolowski Korbobo, 92, of Long Neck, formerly of Boyertown and Allentown, Pa., passed away peacefully at her home Wednesday, April 20, 2016. She was the daughter of the late Laura and Webster K. Gery.

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  • Friday Apr 15 | via The Morning Call 

    Faith and Values: Resurrection was a physical event ...

    We are just a few weeks past Easter, but I am still thinking about it. Easter is the high point of the Christian calendar because it celebrates the physical resurrection of Jesus Christ from the dead.

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  • Thursday Apr 14 | via Salem News 

    Doris A. Hackett

    Doris A. Hackett, 95, of Austin, Texas, died at 8:53 p.m. Saturday, April 2, 2016 at the Brookdale Parmer Lane Assisted Living in Austin, Texas. She was born Feb. 28, 1921 in Allentown, Pa., the daughter of the late Arnold Benedict and Goldie Edna Pearl Thoman.

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  • Wednesday Apr 13 | via The Morning Call 

    Theater: Global Impactors Group opens 'Proof' in Mac...

    The Pulitzer Prize-winning play "Proof," which contrasts the precision of math with the messiness of human relationships, will be presented by Global Impactors Group for two weekends beginning Friday at the Macungie Institute. The 2000 play by David Auburn won both the Tony Award for best play and the Pulitzer Prize for drama.

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  • Mar 29, 2016 | via The Morning Call 

    Once again, the iconic women of the civil rights mov...

    Esther Lee, of the Bethlehem NAACP, discusses the upcoming "Stories that Shaped a Nation: A National Commemoration of the Women Icons of the March on Washington and the Civil Rights Movement" during a news conference at the Allentown Art Museum Tuesday, March 29, 2016. Esther Lee, of the Bethlehem NAACP, discusses the upcoming "Stories that Shaped a Nation: A National Commemoration of the Women Icons of the March on Washington and the Civil Rights Movement" during a news conference at the Allentown Art Museum Tuesday, March 29, 2016.

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