National Westmoreland Glass Collectors Club NWGCC Mon, 22 Jul 2019 15:01:19 +0000 XOOPS News larry at dnl-webs dot com larry at dnl-webs dot com en National Westmoreland Glass Collectors Club 144 80 2018 NWGCC COMMEMORATIVE NOW AVAILABLE. <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">For 2018, we have gone back to a version of the Club Mascot, our favorite bulldog.&nbsp; See <a href=";cid=1"><strong>Commemoratives</strong></a> for complete details<br />LIMITED QUANTITY AVAILABLE.</p> Tue, 24 Apr 2018 19:20:00 +0000 2018 NWGCC SHOW AND CONVENTION <p style="margin-bottom: 0in">The 2018 Convention will be held Friday, June 8<sup>th</sup> and Saturday, June 9<sup>th</sup>, 2018 at the Westmoreland County Community College, 145 Pavilion Lane, Youngwood, PA 15697. For complete information see<strong> <a href="">Annual Convention.</a></strong></p> Tue, 24 Apr 2018 19:10:00 +0000 Westmoreland Glass Society Annual Convention 2018 <p>The Westmoreland Glass Society will hold its annual convention in South Bend, Indiana, on August 24 and 25, 2018, at the Microtel Inn.&nbsp; The hotel is located at 222 South Dixie Highway, South Bend, Indiana.&nbsp; Their telephone number is (574) 303-6493.&nbsp; We have block of rooms set up for $89.00 per night per suites and $69.00 per night for singles. If you are going to sell then I would suggest booking the suite.&nbsp; You are required to be a member to attend but if you show up at the door and aren't a member we won't kick you out but you will be limited on what you can attend. &nbsp;The club members sell from their rooms which make it very friendly. The Allegnan Flea Market will be that Sunday in Allegan, Michigan which is roughly 80 minutes up the Interstate.&nbsp; Please call the hotel to get a special hotel rate. If you have any question contact Greg A. Jennings at <a href=";">;</a></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 14 Jun 2016 18:30:00 +0000 Sue Lau (1935-2014) <div>DR. SUSAN C. LAU, age 80, of North Huntingdon, died May 11, 2015, at Forbes Regional Hospital. She was born March 25, 1935, in St. Joseph, Missouri, the daughter of the late Louis and Mildred Baker Walter. Prior to her retirement, Dr. Lau was employed as a Professor of Religious Studies by the University of Pittsburgh. She also taught at various universities, including WVU, Indiana and Chatham. She was a member of the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship Church of Ligonier Valley, treasurer for Westmoreland Glass Collectors Club, active member of various reading, knitting and crocheting groups. She was preceded in death by her son, John in the year 2000. She is survived by her beloved husband, Frederick L. Lau; one son, James and his wife, Bonnie; daughter-in-law, Pam Lau; grandchildren, Kristi Knowles, Megan, Ben and David Lau; three great- grandchildren, J.D., Everett and Eli.&nbsp;</div><div><br /></div> Fri, 15 May 2015 18:10:00 +0000 Chuck Wolfe (1947-2014) <font face="Times New Roman" size="3"><span style="line-height: 16px; background-color: #cccccc">Charles "CJ" Wolfe Jr., 67, of Jeannette, passed away Friday, July 4, 2014, in Excela Health Westmoreland Hospital, Greensburg. He was born Jan. 28, 1947, in Biloxi, Miss., a son of the late Charles J. Wolfe Sr. and Ella Uhring Wolfe. Prior to his retirement, CJ was employed by the Elliott Co. of Jeannette for 36 years. He was a member of Sacred Heart Church, Jeannette, a former union representative for Steelworkers No. 1145 and the former treasurer of the Elliott Federal Credit Union. CJ was an avid collector of glass from the former Westmoreland Glass Co. and had a passion for playing the organ. He is survived by his loving wife, Joan C. Vogel Wolfe; a daughter, Jennifer Stokes Taylor and husband, Dean, of Murrysville; a son, Lloyd Wadsworth, of Charleroi; two grandchildren, Brendan and Alyssa Stokes; an aunt, Danitza Uhring, of Jeannette; two nephews; and several cousins.</span></font> Mon, 07 Jul 2014 15:30:00 +0000