Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Schuylkill County Obituaries for September 27th, 2022


Skook News Obituaries: September 27th, 2022

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area. 


Annie D. Moyer, 92, of Long Run Rd., Friedensburg, passed away on Saturday, September 24, 2022 in Lehigh Valley Hospital, Sch. East, Pottsville.

Born on April 18, 1930 in Pine Grove, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Ada Herring Fenstermacher.

She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses, Pottsville.

Preceding her in death were her husband of 60 years, Ernest W. Moyer; a daughter, Doris Baker; two brothers, Edgar Fenstermacher and Stanley Fenstermacher; and two sisters, Isabel Mae Brown and Minnie A. Wenrich.

Surviving are four sons, John and wife Edith Moyer, Daniel and wife Emily Moyer, both of Cressona, David and wife Donna Moyer of Pine Grove, Kenneth and wife Cathy Moyer of Valley View; two daughters, Betty and husband Lewis Behney of Pine Grove, Christine Shaffer of Oakdale, Pa.; many grandchildren and great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

All Services will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Pottsville Congregation of Jehovah Witnesses, 2653 Woodglen Rd., Pottsville, Pa. 17901 in her memory.

The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove is in charge of arrangements


Timothy J. Gobble
, 58, of Williamstown, passed away Monday, September 26, 2022 at the Hershey Medical Center surrounded by those he loved the most.

Tim was born on July 13, 1964 in Washington DC, a son of the late James Gobble and Gail Roberts.

He formerly was a welder with Harmon Stove. Tim was a proud supporter of the Upper Dauphin School District and recently became a custodian with the school district.

Tim enjoyed NASCAR, fishing, hunting, motorcycles, and taking care of his fish in his fish tank. He was also an accomplished woodworker. Above all, his children, whom he was extremely proud of, were the center of his world.

He is survived by his two children, Morgan P. Gobble, Williamstown and Joseph L.R. Gobble, currently stationed with the Army in Ft. Irwin, California; one brother, James L. Gobble and his wife Tammy, Millersburg; nieces, a great niece, and numerous great nephews who he thought the world of.

Services will be held at the Reigles Bible Fellowship Church, Millersburg on Friday, September 30th at 11:00 am. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Visitation will be from 10-11 at the church.

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

The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., is honored to serve the Gobble family.


Brian S. Galen
, 50, of Pottsville, passed away Tuesday, September 27th, 2022.

A complete obituary and funeral service information will be posted once it becomes finalized.


Doris L. Frankenstein
, 95, of Joliett, passed away Monday, September 26, 2022 at Seton Manor, Orwigsburg.

Doris was born in Spring Glen on October 22, 1926 a daughter of the late Henry and Erma Mae Schwalm Fry.

She was a retired seamstress from the garment industry.

She was a member of Most Blessed Trinity Parish, Tremont and the International Ladies Garment Workers Union.

She enjoyed being outside, taking care of her yard, sewing, and spending time with her family.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Frankenstein, 2001; a daughter, Jane Blough, 1992; sisters Shirley Hubert and Anna Mae Gongloff; brothers Leroy Schwalm and Marlin Frye.

Surviving are her children, Carol Gibson and her husband Lloyd, Muir, G. Thomas Frankenstein and his wife Peggy, Tower City, and Susan Gibson and her husband Jesse, Tower City; a sister, R. Marlene Jenkins and her husband Joe, Williamstown; a brother Edward Fry and his wife Sharon, Jonestown; a son-in-law, Oscar Blough, Pine Grove; a sister-in-law, Rose Frye, Palmyra; an aunt, Eva Beury, Ashland; 10 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren, and 12 great great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 4, 2022 at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home Inc. Burial will be in the Indiantown Gap National Cemetery. Viewing will be from 10-11 am Tuesday at the chapel.

Memorial donations can be made to the Children Miracle Network at https://donate.childrensmiraclenetworkhospitals.org.

The Dimon Funeral Home & Cremation Services in honored to serve Doris's family.


Robert J. Hornick, Sr.
, 59, of Beaver Meadows, passed away Monday at Lancaster General Hospital.

Born in Hazleton, he is the son of Veronica (Fidishin) Hornick of Beaver Meadows and the late John Hornick, Sr.

Robert was a U.S. Army veteran and of the Roman Catholic faith.

He was a Heavy Equipment Operator employed at Meadows Asphalt and Paving Co., Weatherly and along with his father, he was co-proprietor of the former Hornick’s Auto Service, Beaver Meadows.

Robert was an avid hunter and fisherman, and a loyal Pittsburgh Steelers and NASCAR fan.

He enjoyed spending time with his family, friends, and especially his grandbabies.

Preceding him in death, in addition to his father, were his brothers John Hornick, Jr. and Ronald Hornick, Sr.; and brother-in-law Richard Rentko.

Surviving, in addition to his mother, are his wife Barbara (Baranko) Hornick; son Robert J. Hornick, Jr. and wife Alyssa, Drums; daughter Amber Maguschak and husband Richard, Beaver Meadows; stepchildren Travis Moose and wife Rachel, South Amboy, NJ; Bethany Moose, Freeland; and Jordan Marie Moose, Drums; grandchildren Carson, Samuel, Kaysen and Mckenzie; sister Michele Rhoades, South Carolina; brother Richard Hornick, Tresckow; sisters-in-law Lori Rentko and Deborah Kurtz; and many nieces and nephews.

His funeral will be held Friday. Rev. Msgr. William Baker will celebrate the Mass of Christian Burial in Church of All Saints, McAdoo, at 11 a.m. Interment will follow in St. Mary of the Assumption R.C. Cemetery, McAdoo.

Calling hours are Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. in the church.

The Damiano Funeral Home, Inc., McAdoo, is assisting the family with arrangements.


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