Saturday, December 24, 2016

Schuylkill County Obituaries for 12/23/16

Schuylkill County Obituaries for 12/23/16

Frank R. Zlock, husband, father, grandfather, 81 years of age of East Broad Street Tamaqua, passed away on Thursday December 22, 2016 at Blue Mountain Health Systems Lehighton Campus.

Due notice of arrangement's E. Franklin Griffiths Funeral Homes & Cremation Services, Inc. of 655 East Broad Street Tamaqua, Pennsylvania 18252.


Betty J. Bush, 91, of Tower City passed away Thursday night at Vibralife Senior Living Community, Mechanicsburg.

Born in Reinerton, January 19, 1925, a daughter of the late Charles and Betty Schrope Shuey.

Betty was a graduate of the former Porter Township High School.

Betty had worked as a seamstress at the former Bestok Garment Factory. She spent her life being a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother to her family.

She was of the Protestant Faith. She enjoyed cooking, baking, crocheting and spending time with her family.

She was predeceased by her husband, Raymond, 1995; four brothers, Robert, Paul, John and Joseph Shuey; two sisters, Dorothy Shuey and Blanche Miller.

Surviving are her four sons, David Bush and his wife Roberta, Dillsburg; Kenneth Bush and his wife Kimberly, Palmyra; Gary Bush, Dominican Republic and Alan Bush, Lykens; eight grandchildren, Barbara Rodichok; Rodney and Timothy Bush; Christa Gensler; Daniel Bush; Kaitlyn Sipe; Kelsey and Kameron Bush; Great grandchildren, Alexander, David, Travis, Christian, Raymond. Colton, Logan, Abby and Jax. Nieces and nephews.

Betty's family wishes to thank Vibralife Senior Living Community for the wonderful and compassionate care they gave their mother.

Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 27th at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc. Tower City. Burial will be in the Greenwood Cemetery. Viewing will be from 10-11 at the chapel. In lieu of flowers donations should be made to Vibralife Residents Garden Fund, 707 Shepherdstown Road Mechanicsburg, PA 17055. To sign the guest book visit