Tuesday, November 25, 2003 Page: 12A
Alyssa M. Matzoni
Alyssa Marie Matzoni, daughter of Jeff and Faith Matzoni, Ocean Pines, Md.,
celebrated her first birthday Nov. 14. Alyssa is the granddaughter of Bob and
Jaye Jabers, Wilkes-Barre; Lee and Beth Moran, Forty Fort; Dennis and Bettse
R.J. Georges, son of Bob and Anne Cronauer Georges, York, celebrated his
ninth birthday Nov. 23. R.J. is the grandson of Frank and Rosemary Cronauer,
Wilkes-Barre; Bert and Jana Georges, Hummelstown.
Lauren A. Waskiewicz
Lauren Ann Waskiewicz, daughter of Michael and Sandra Waskiewicz, Leesburg,
Va., celebrated her 12th birthday Nov. 24. Lauren is the granddaughter of Mr.
and Mrs. Edward Farrell, Exeter; Stanley Waskiewicz, Wyoming; the late Rita
Waskiewicz. Lauren has a brother, Aaron, 7.
Tyler J. Duda
Tyler John Duda, son of Lori A. Duda, Nanticoke, is celebrating his seventh
birthday today, Nov. 25. Tyler is the grandson of Edward and Jean Duda,
Nanticoke. He is the great-grandson of the late Laura Roman. Tyler has a
brother, Blake, 12.
Adam R. Frederick
Adam Robert Frederick, son of David and Joann Frederick, Exeter, is
celebrating his first birthday today, Nov. 25. Adam is the grandson of Robert
and Harriet Frederick, Lancaster; Catherine Pechal, Swoyersville; the late
Daniel R. Pechal. He is the great-grandson of Anna Pechal, Swoyersville; the
late Joseph Pechal.
Samantha A. Smith
Samantha Ann Smith, daughter of Philip Smith and Gina Caffrey, Hanover
Township, is celebrating her 10th birthday today, Nov. 25. Samantha is the
granddaughter of Rose Ann Caffrey and Michelle Smith, both of Wilkes-Barre;
Thomas and Carol Caffrey, Plains Township. She is the great-granddaughter of
Tony Zlobik, Florida. Samantha has three brothers, Kyle, 9, Jonathon, 7, and
Corey, 5, and a sister, Kassidy, 9 months.
Bianca M. Alberola
Bianca Maria Alberola, daughter of Dave and Mary Jo Alberola, Newport
Township, is celebrating her 12th birthday today, Nov. 25. Bianca is the
granddaughter of Rita Olszyk, Nanticoke; the late Joseph J. Olszyk. Bianca
has a brother, David, 15.
Carina A. Forte
Carina Ann Forte, daughter of Louis Forte and Carrie Ann Podcasy,
Wilkes-Barre, is celebrating her seventh birthday today, Nov. 25. Carina is
the granddaughter of Joe and Dorothy Andrejewski; John and Ann Hopkins; the
late Joseph J. Podcasy; the late Louis W. Forte. Carina has a brother,
David P. Brigido
David Peter Brigido, son of Peter and Kelly Brigido, Birchwood Hills,
Plains Township, is celebrating his fifth birthday today, Nov. 25. David is
the grandson of Bill and Betty Belles, Glen Lyon; Peter Brigido and Maryann
Brigido, both of Old Forge. David has a brother, Dante, 18 months.
Samuel J. Lukas
Samuel Jay Lukas, son of John and Diane Lukas, Plymouth, is celebrating his
sixth birthday today, Nov. 25. Sam is the grandson of Jack and Jane Lukas,
South Carolina; Wayne and Tina Cooper, White Haven; Frank and Vilma Tagnani,
David A. Bowen
David Anthony Bowen, son of Jake and Felicia Bowen, Jim Thorpe, celebrated
his fifth birthday Nov. 23. David is the grandson of Frank and Patricia Wolf,
Dominic J. Vitale
Dominic Joseph Vitale, son of Paul and Lynn Vitale, Hanover, celebrated his
seventh birthday Nov. 20. Dominic is the grandson of AnnMarie Vitale, West
Nanticoke; Victor Musselman, Danville; the late Joseph S. Vitale Jr.; the late
Maryann Musselman. He is the great-grandson of Mary Hanko, Dorrance. Dominic
has a brother, Anthony, 4.
Lydia M. Lawson
Lydia Marie Lawson, daughter of Eric and Laine Lawson, Mountain Top, is
celebrating her sixth birthday today, Nov. 25. Lydia is the granddaughter of
Mary Kamp, Wilkes-Barre; the late Robert Kamp; the late Melvin and Mary Ann
Lawson. Lydia has two brothers, Reid, 12, and Evan, 2.
Dennis J. Wrubel
Dennis James (D.J.) Wrubel, son of Thomas and Denise Wrubel, Glen Lyon,
celebrated his fifth birthday Nov. 23. D.J. is the grandson of Simon and
Phyllis Wrubel, Alden; Dennis and Eleanor Hamrick, Glen Lyon; Jackie Bertrand,
Nanticoke; the late Dennis Bertrand Jr. He is the great-grandson of Helen
Bertrand, Nanticoke; the late Dennis Bertrand; the late Eleanor Nethercott;
the late Stella Wrubel.
and you, and you!
Kathy Sweetra, happy birthday, Aunt Kathy! You're the best! Love, Kelly.
Kathy Sweetra, happy birthday! Enjoy your day! Love, Kathy and Mom.
Duane Stein, Marion Egri, Martha Leinbecker, Liz Henderson, Fred Kaliveit,
John R. Bala Sr., Amanda Hontz, Randy Thompson, happy birthday! From Marge
Mr. and Mrs. Donald Ruchle, happy anniversary! From Marge Hontz.