Posted by on June 5, 2019 2:54 am

Categories: Obituaries

Christopher K. Phelan Sr., 59, of Washington Street, Frackville, passed away Sunday, June 2, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.

Born in Levittown, PA, October 30, 1959, he was the son of the late William and Margaret Ginaldi.

He attended Levittown Schools and later became an automobile mechanic, working for the Expert Tire Company, Pottsville, until his retirement.

Christopher was of the Roman Catholic faith.

Preceding him in death were brothers, Steven and William, and also a sister, Lophra Sleek.

Survivors include his wife, Debbie Barber Phelan, with whom he was married 39 years; a daughter, Amy, wife of Brian Lorah, Frackville; two sons, Christopher Jr. and his wife, Patricia, South Carolina, and Keven, Pottsville; a brother, Michael Phelan and his wife Doris, Locustdale; seven grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral and burial services will be held at a later time. Visit

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