Sunday, January 8, 2023

Schuylkill County Obituaries for January 8th, 2023


Skook News Obituaries: January 8th, 2023

Obituaries published from the Schuylkill County area. 


Robert Bann
, 72, of Tresckow, PA, passed away Thursday, January 5th, at his residence.

Robert was born in Ellengowen, on July 2, 1950, a son of the late Margaret (Bailey) and Robert Bann, Sr.

Bobby graduated from Mahanoy Area High School Class of 1968.

He had worked and retired from PP& L as a Lineman

He loved Railroading especially around Jim Thorpe and was a member of various Rail fan groups and visiting the coal regions drag lines with his drone. He also loved Hot Rods and classic cars in general. Going to concerts at Penns Peak with his family and friends where he would always get the balcony seats. Bobby also loved Shetland Sheep Dogs.

He was husband of the late Donna (Kunkel).

Robert is survived by two brothers, Michael Bann, of Fountain Springs; Samuel, husband of Diane Bann, of Mahanoy City. He is also survived by nieces and nephews

Bobby is preceded in death by a nephew Shawn.

at the Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc., Mahanoy City, PA,.

Friends and family may call Wednesday from 9am till the Funeral Service at 11 am at the Funeral Home.

Interment will follow at the Union Cemetery in Weatherly.

Louis D. Truskowsky Funeral Home & Crematory Inc. Mahanoy City is in charge of arrangements. Visit to sign the guest book, view the tribute video and send sympathy cards.


Patricia E. Werner, 63 years of age, of Coaldale, passed away on Friday, January 6, 2023, at St. Luke's Miners Memorial in Coaldale, Pennsylvania.

Born Thursday, April 16, 1959 in BethPatricia E. Werner, 63 years of age of Coaldale, Pennsylvanialehem, Pennsylvania the daughter of the late Charles Bauder, and Lorraine M. (Wagner) Kraft. Patricia was also predeceased by; step father, Edward Kraft; brothers, Charles, Russel, Daniel Bauder.

Surviving are; husband, Barry Werner; sons, Robert Werner, Glen Werner and Barry Werner, Jr., daughters, Charity Eaton, Cindy Buzik, Alega Vega, Shannon Morris; grandchildren, Vanessa, Gage, Chase, Landon, Mason, Xaiver, McKenzie.

A Northampton High School graduate, Patricia drove bus for the Panther Valley School District, Patricia was a devoted wife, mother, and grandmother who doted on her family. Patricia enjoyed camping, and was an avid reader of history

Private arrangements entrusted to the E. Franklin Griffiths Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. of 655 East Broad Street Tamaqua, Pennsylvania 18252. (570) 668-2550


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