Wednesday, May 5, 2021

Skook News Obituaries: May 5th, 2021


Skook News Obituaries:  May 5th, 2021

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area.


Debra M. Pancerella -RN
, 64, of Shenandoah (Lost Creek), passed away on Monday, May 3rd, 2021 at the Lehigh Valley Schuylkill Medical Center – East.

Born on May 15th, 1956 in Shenandoah, she was the daughter of the late Michael Kaputa and Loretta Shopple.

Debra retired as a Registered Nurse having worked many years for the Pottsville Hospital and home health care. She enjoyed cooking, going to Chinese auctions, visiting the beach, and spending time with her family.

Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by 1 son, Jonathan Anuscavage and 1 brother, Michael Kaputa.

Surviving is her husband, James Pancerella Sr., 1 daughter, Jennifer Gallo with Gino – Danville, 2 step-daughters, Joellyse Hartz with Randy – Spring Glen and Patricia Pancerella – Delano. 2 step-sons, Robert Pancerella with Christy – Corinth, NY and James Pancerella Jr. with Rhea – Katy, TX. Also surviving are 2 grandchildren – Adam Gallo and Griffin Gallo, and 13 step-grandchildren.

A visitation for family and friends will be held on Friday, May 7th from 8:30 to 10:30am at the Oravitz Home for Funerals Inc, 40 N. Jardin St, Shenandoah. Scripture Services will be conducted at 10:30am at the funeral home and will be officiated by Pastor Jack Murray. Burial will follow in the Our Lady of Dawn Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Due to Covid 19, all CDC recommended masking and social distancing guidelines will be followed.

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