BETHLEHEM, Pa. - Retired Northampton County Judge William Moran has died.

Moran, of Bethlehem, served more than 20 years on the bench.

He was appointed to the bench in 1987 and then elected in 1989. He retired in 2010 but served a year as a senior judge in 2011.

Moran was 76 years old. Funeral arrangements are pending.