Saturday, June 4, 2022

Schuylkill County Obituaries for June 4th, 2022


Skook News Obituaries: June 4th, 2022

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area. 


Rebecca Ann Crosby
, 48, of Mountville, Pa, passed away on Tuesday, May 31st, 2022, at her home.

Born in Michigan on December 10th, 1973, she was the daughter of the late Edward Crosby Sr. and Carlotta Gilbert.

Rebecca was a 1991 Cardinal Brennan High School graduate. She worked as a CNA and an Activities Aide, then worked in retail for Boscov’s at the Park City Mall in Lancaster. She loved gardening, exploring new restaurants and local sights, and was fond of decorating for all holidays.

Surviving family include 1 son, Sean Crosby with Brigid – Lancaster; 1 brother, Edward Crosby with Bernadette – Muncy; nieces and nephew, along with cousins, aunts, and uncle. Also, her 2 dogs, Elsa and Anya.

A visitation will take place on Tuesday, June 7th from 8 to 10am at the Oravitz Home for Funerals Inc, 40 N. Jardin St, Shenandoah. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:30am in Divine Mercy Parish-Sacred Worship Site-St. Casimir’s, 229 N. Jardin St, Shenandoah and will be officiated by Father Richard Brensinger. Burial will immediately follow in Annunciation BVM Cemetery, Shenandoah Heights.

Contributions in Rebecca’s memory may be made to the: Lupus Foundation of America –


Wanda M. Wolfgang, 65, of Hegins, passed away Sunday, May 28, 2022 at the Pottsville Nursing and Rehab Center.

A complete obituary will be updated in the future announcing a combined memorial service for Wanda and her daughter, Brittany Shadle who passed away March 28, 2022.


Anthony Paul Koons
, 45, of Williamstown died unexpectedly, Sunday, May 28, 2022 while working in Northumberland County.

Born in Harrisburg, August 17, 1976, a son of Sheila Bopp Gouse, Williamstown and the late Steven Koons Sr.

Anthony attended both Halifax and Williams Valley School Districts. He was a Manager at McDonalds, Halifax.

Anthony could often be found in the outdoors, a place he enjoyed fishing, hunting and hiking. He also looked forward to his yearly week long kayak trip. He was an avid fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his stepfather, Walter "Abe" Gouse.

Surviving are his mother, Sheila Bopp Gouse and her companion, Charles Trego, three sons; Austin, Tyrell and Landon Koons, three brothers; Steve Koons, Jr., Jeff Koons and Edward Koons-Hilbert. Nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

A celebration of Anthony's life will be held on Thursday, June 9, 2022 at 5 pm from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City with Pastor Robert Straub officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations should be made to the Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 644 E. Grand Avenue, Tower City, PA 17980 to help with expenses.


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