Sunday, August 21, 2022

Schuylkill County Obituaries for August 21st, 2022


Skook News Obituaries: August 21st, 2022

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area. 


James T. (Jim) Coonan, 85, of Orwigsburg, passed away Saturday, August 20th, at Geisinger-St. Lukes's Hospital, Orwigsburg.

He was the husband of Sherry D. (Swank) Coonan.

A Memorial Service will be held at Salem United Methodist Church in Orwigsburg, with Pastor Stacy Gonzalez officiating, sometime in the fall.


Robert C. “Gumba” Falkowski, 62, of Reilly Twp. passed away Thursday, August 18th, at Geisinger Medical Center, Danville, Pa. 

Robert was born in Pottsville, on July 1, 1960, a son of Kathleen (Jeskiewicz) Falkowski and the late Chester Falkowski. He was a graduate of Minersville Area High School Class of 1979. He was a member of the former St. Stanislaus Kostka Church, Minersville. Robert or “Gumba” as he was affectionately known as was formerly employed as a Laborer and truck driver in the local landfill areas. His favorite past time was playing his guitar. He was preceded in death by his father, Chester Falkowski on July 7, 2011. 

He is survived by his mother Kathleen, his longtime companion, Leann Bitting, a sister, Cynthia, wife of Dave Buffington, and a brother, Bruce, husband of Karen Falkowski. Nieces and nephews. All services shall be private at the convenience of the family. Mahal-Ritzel Funeral Home Inc., Minersville entrusted with the arrangements.


Adeline L. Miller
, 91, Academy Lane, Ashland, passed away Tuesday, August 16, 2022, shortly after admission to the Lehigh Valley Hospital, East Norwegian St., Pottsville. 

The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, Ashland, will announce funeral arrangements.


These obituaries are being  brought to by Anthony Urban Law Offices. P.C.