LO PRESTI, DOROTHEA J. (INGERSOLL) - 84, of Northampton, PA formerly of Slatington, PA, died Monday, September 19, 2016 in her home. She was the wife of the late Anthony F. Lo Presti. Born in Pleasantville, Atlantic County, NJ, November 16, 1931, Dorothea was the daughter of the late Harry B. and Laura Mae (Pharo) Ingersoll. She was formerly employed as an LPN at Lower Bucks Hospital, Bristol. She attended Assumption BVM Roman Catholic Church, Slatington and was a member of the Red Hat Society, Slatington Chapter, and the Cherryville Senior Citizens. Survivors: Children, Dawn M. Martinez (Luis) of Slatedale, Anthony J. Lo Presti of Austin, TX, Steven J. Lo Presti and Patrice M. Silvestrone both of Livingston, MT, Dolores B. Moke (John) of Jackson, NJ, David M. Lo Presti (Carol) of Hollywood, SC, Mary C. Banks with whom she resided; sister, Patricia M. Capille (Robert) of Egg Harbor Township, NJ; sister-in-law, Serena Cassel of Galloway Township, NJ; brother-in-law, Jerry Lo Presti of Montana; 21 grandchildren; 29 great grandchildren; predeceased by siblings, Laura and Harry, and a son-in-law, Victor Banks. Service: A memorial service will be held 2:30 pm. Friday, September 23, 2016 in the Heintzelman Funeral Home, Inc., 4906 Route 309, Schnecksville. Family and friends may pay their respects from 1:00 – 2:30 pm. Friday in the funeral home. Online expressions of sympathy may be recorded at www.heintzelmancares.com Contributions: In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Lancaster Cleft Palate and/or Pro-Life Federation both in care of the funeral home, P.O. Box # 196, Schnecksville, PA 18078-0196.
...FLASH FLOOD WATCH IN EFFECT THROUGH 1 AM FRIDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS EXPANDED THE * FLASH FLOOD WATCH TO INCLUDE PORTIONS OF NORTHEAST MARYLAND AND SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY, INCLUDING THE FOLLOWING AREAS, IN NORTHEAST MARYLAND, CECIL AND KENT MD. IN SOUTHERN NEW JERSEY, ATLANTIC, ATLANTIC COASTAL CAPE MAY, CAPE MAY, COASTAL ATLANTIC, COASTAL OCEAN, CUMBERLAND, OCEAN, AND SOUTHEASTERN BURLINGTON. * THROUGH 1 AM FRIDAY * SHOWERS AND SOME THUNDERSTORMS CONTINUING THROUGH DAYBREAK WILL PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL, AND SOME FLASH FLOODING IS POSSIBLE. ANOTHER ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS WILL DEVELOP LATER TODAY AND CONTINUE THROUGH EARLY FRIDAY MORNING. THIS WILL PRODUCE LOCALLY HEAVY RAINFALL WITH AS MUCH AS 1 TO 3 INCHES OF RAIN IN A SHORT TIME. THIS WILL RESULT IN AREAS OF FLASH FLOODING. * THE RISK OF FLASH FLOODING IS HIGHEST IN URBANIZED AND LOW- LYING AREAS. RAPID RISES ON SMALL CREEKS AND STREAMS ARE POSSIBLE. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A FLASH FLOOD WATCH MEANS THAT THERE IS THE POTENTIAL FOR FLASH FLOODING WHICH CAN BE LIFE-THREATENING. HEAVY RAIN IS EXPECTED TO OCCUR OVER A SHORT PERIOD OF TIME. RAPIDLY RISING FLOOD WATERS MAY QUICKLY INUNDATE ROADWAYS. STREAMS AND CREEKS COULD LEAVE THEIR BANKS, FLOODING NEARBY PROPERTIES. PLEASE MONITOR THE FORECAST, ESPECIALLY IF YOU LIVE IN A LOCATION THAT IS PRONE TO FLOODING. BE PREPARED TO TAKE ACTION IF A FLASH FLOOD WARNING IS ISSUED FOR YOUR AREA. &&
...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THURSDAY TO 6 PM EDT FRIDAY... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN MOUNT HOLLY HAS ISSUED A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY, WHICH IS IN EFFECT FROM 8 PM THURSDAY TO 6 PM EDT FRIDAY. * WINDS AND SEAS...SOUTHWEST WINDS 15 TO 20 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 25 KT THURSDAY NIGHT, BECOMING NORTHWEST 15 TO 25 KT WITH GUSTS UP TO 30 KT FRIDAY. OCCASIONAL GUSTS NEAR 35 KT DURING THE DAY FRIDAY. SEAS 3 TO 5 FEET. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... A SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY MEANS THAT WIND SPEEDS OF 25 TO 33 KNOTS ARE EXPECTED TO PRODUCE HAZARDOUS WAVE CONDITIONS TO SMALL CRAFT. INEXPERIENCED MARINERS, ESPECIALLY THOSE OPERATING SMALLER VESSELS SHOULD AVOID NAVIGATING IN THESE CONDITIONS. &&