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Skook News Obituaries: December 2nd, 2022


Skook News Obituaries: December 2nd, 2022

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area. 


Alice A. Beaver, 92, daughter of the late Samuel T. and Alma A. Hall, passed away on November 30, 2022, at her residence. Preceding her in death was her husband, Harold Sr., son, Harold Jr., and brother, Sammy Hall. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Ringtown. Alice was employed as a secretary in the Guidance Office of the North Schuylkill High School, Fountain Springs, until her retirement.

Surviving are daughter and caregiver Carolyn Walter, Frackville, daughter Susan Niedzwiecki, Dillsburg.

Grandchildren Justin Beaver, Christopher Beaver, Robert Beaver, and Melissa Hammack Missouri, Stacey Niedzwiecki, Dillsburg, Johnny Niedswiecki, Florida.

Great Grandchildren – Ryker and Rylinn Beaver, Alexis Strauser, Kenzi Brant and Bentley, Samantha and Timothy Niedzwiecki.

Nieces and Nephews

Relatives and friends are welcome to attend a Celebration of Life Funeral Service, Sunday, December 11, 2022, at 3:30 PM, in St. John’s Lutheran Church, 106 W. Main St., Ringtown. Officiating will be Rev. Phillip Smith. Visitation will begin at 3 PM. Private burial will be held at Fort Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville.

Visit The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, Ashland, is in charge of funeral arrangements.


Ralph M. Luchetta, Jr., "Fuzz"
, 36, of McAdoo, passed away Tuesday, surrounded by his loving family, at Lehigh Valley Hospital, Allentown.

Born in Hazleton, he is the son of Ralph M. and Jeanette (Evanco) Luchetta, Sr., of McAdoo.

Ralphie was a graduate of Hazleton Area High School, class of 2004. He was of the Roman Catholic faith and was last employed at Boyers Food Mart, Tamaqua.

Ralphie most enjoyed spending time in the outdoors and riding his dirt bike. He loved listening to music and found peace playing his guitar. Time spent with his family was always treasured.

Preceding him in death, were his infant brother Nicholas Luchetta; paternal grandparents James and Irene Luchetta; and maternal grandparents William and Jeannie Evanco.

Surviving, in addition to his parents, are his sisters Leah Fenkner and husband Shawn, of Hometown; Megan Luchetta, of McAdoo; Joleen Luchetta, of Freeland; and Kaylee Luchetta, at home; nieces Lainey, Lana, and Vitilina and nephew Leroy; and aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

His funeral will be held Friday. The 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. Patrick’s R.C. Cemetery, McAdoo.

A calling hour will be held Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. in the church.

The Damiano Funeral Home, McAdoo, is assisting the family.


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