Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Schuylkill County Obituaries for June 21st, 2022


Skook News Obituaries: June 21st, 2022

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area. 


Claude E. "Bud" Readinger
, 79, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Saturday, June 18th, at Lehigh Valley Hospice.

Born in Pottsville on January 22nd, 1943, he was the son of the late Anna (Kissinger) and Claude Readinger.

Bud was the widower of Carol (Trumbo) Readinger.

He graduated from Schuylkill Haven high school and later became a self-employed carpenter.

He was a member of the Landingville Fire Company.

Bud is survived by two sons: Ryan Readinger, husband of Angela, of Spring City; Robert D. "Dapper" Drey, husband of Kris, of Morristown, Tennessee. He is also survived by grandchildren Hunter and Gage Readinger, Justin and Janelle Drey, and great grandchild Cody.

A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, June 24th at Geschwindt-Stabingas Funeral Home, Inc. in Schuylkill Haven, with Jim Fidler officiating. A viewing will be held from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service. Interment will be held at Schuylkill Memorial Park following the service at the funeral home.

At the family's request, memorial donations may be forwarded to Schuylkill EMS, 320 North 9th Street Pottsville, PA 17901.

Geschwindt Stabingas Funeral Home Inc. has been entrusted with the arrangements.

Shirley A. Fitzpatrick
, 87, of Tremont, passed away on Monday, June 20, 2022 in the Tremont Health & Rehab Center.

Born on December 31, 1934 in Newtown, she was a daughter of the late John T. and Mary Griffiths Frew.

She was a graduate of Reilly Twp. High School and was a member of St. Peter's United Church of Christ, Tremont.

Shirley was a Seamstress and worked for Morris Manufacturing in Tremont.

She was a member of the Newtown Volunteer Fire Co. and Tremont Senior Citizens.

Preceding her in death were her husband, Joseph Fitzpatrick; her companion, Robert L. Krammes, Sr.; and a sister, Dawne Charmaine Adams.

Surviving are a daughter, Lori and husband James Deichert of Newtown; three step sons, Robert L. Jr. and wife Stacey Krammes of Hegins, James and wife Debra Krammes of Newtown, Ronald and wife Kathy Krammes of Tremont; nieces, nephews and cousins.

Graveside Services and interment will be held on Monday, June 27, 2022 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Peter's Reformed Cemetery in Tremont with Pastor Claude Schach officiating. There will be a viewing on Sunday, June 26, 2022 from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Newtown Volunteer Fire Co., 36 Wood St., Tremont, Pa. 17981 in her memory.


Leo Charles Belsak
, 66 years of age of New Ringgold, Pennsylvania died from injuries sustained on Saturday, June 18, 2022, while riding his motorcycle on Rte. 443.

Born Wednesday, June 13, 1956 in Pottsville, Pennsylvania the son of the late Paul J. "Prox" Belsak, and Beatrice A. "Beatty" (Kistler) Belsak. Leo was also predeceased by; brother, John P. Belsak.

Surviving are; his wife of 49 years, Nadine A. (Bittner) Belsak; son, Barron Belsak of New Ringgold; brother, Paul J. Belsak and his wife Susie of New Ringgold; grandchildren, Alex Ferrier, and Brandon Belsak. Nices, nephews and extended family also survive Leo.

Leo was the manager of his family's bar the Ringgold Inn for many years. He reveled in being outdoors. whether it be searching for arrowheads, riding his motorcycle, or playing horseshoes with friends.

Arrangements entrusted to the Robert S. Nester Funeral Home & Cremation services, Inc. of 2066 West Penn Pike New Ringgold, Pennsylvania 17960. (570) 386-5884


Vincent A. Perrotta
, 65, Frackville, formerly of Brooklyn, NY, passed away on Monday, June 20th at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

Born in Brooklyn, he was a son of the late Vincent and Rita Cisarano Perrotta. He owned and operated his own restaurant, Vinny’s II Italian Restaurant until moving to Frackville. Vinny was an incredible chef who had a passion for cooking.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Billy Perrotta.

Vinny is survived by his loving wife of 41 years, Grace Perrotta, Frackville; his daughter, Diana Perrotta, Frackville and by their beloved dog, Joey.

Services will be held at the convenience of the family.

Thomas M. Sullivan Funeral Home Inc., Frackville is in charge of the arrangements.


Susan L Seaman
, age 56, of Pottsville, passed away Saturday, June 18, 2022 at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

She was born on Saturday, July 3, 1965, in Ashland, a daughter of the late Carl L Kramer and the late Donna J (Sharp) Kramer.

She was a 1983 graduate of North Schuylkill High School.

Sue had worked at the Ashland Shirt Factory and at GNC, Cressona.

She was a member of St. Paul's United Church of Christ, Gowen City.

Sue enjoyed crafting, sewing, reading, baking, and spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband Clint E Seaman, to whom she was married for 22 years.

She is also survived by a son, Conner D Seaman of Pottsville; two brothers, Carl L Kramer, Jr. of Helfenstein and Kenneth W Kramer-Ault of Coal Township; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, on Friday, June 24, 2022, at 11:00 am, with Rev. Kathleen Kinney officiating.

A viewing will be held from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Friday at the funeral home.

Burial will be made in Sunnyside Cemetery, Lavelle.


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