Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Coal Region Canary
Coal Region CanaryCoal Region Canary

Schuylkill County Obituaries

๐Ÿ‡บ๐Ÿ‡ธ Bruce Allen Croneberger, 86 – Camped in 48 States

bruce croneberger obituary

Bruce Allen Croneberger, 86, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Monday, January 13, at Tremont Health and Rehabilitation Center, Tremont.

Born in Friedensburg on April 27, 1933, he was a son of the late John Kenneth & Helen Rebecca (Heffner) Croneberger.

He was the husband of Shirley Rose (Felty) Croneberger, whom he married February 15, 1953, and would have celebrated 67 years of marriage this year.

Bruce graduated from Schuylkill Haven High School, Class of 1951; and served in the U.S. Army.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

He was employed as lab supervisor at Alcoa for 44 years; was a member of the 25 Year Club. ย Heย bowled, golfed and played baseball with the Alcoa league. Bruce and Shirley enjoyed camping in 48 states.

Bruce was a member of St. James Episcopal Church, Schuylkill Haven where he held numerous positions within the church.

In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by two great-granddaughters: Bailey & Brianna Croneberger.

In addition to his wife, Bruce is also survived by a daughter, Brenda Ellex & husband, Terry, Cressona,& a son, Bruce Croneberger II & wife, Beth, Valley View, as well as grandchildren: Bruce Croneberger III & wife, Erika, Bradley Croneberger & fiancรฉ, Pam,ย Zachary Ellex & wife, Amanda, Brooke Sims, & Alicia Ellex, great-grandchildren: Brayden, Elijah, Bradley, Remington, & Madilyn, a sister, Lois Gibson, widow of Frank, New York, a brother, Don Croneberger & wife, Lucy, New Jersey, and nieces & nephews.

A Celebration of Life Funeral Service will be conducted on Friday January 17, at St. James Episcopal Church, Schuylkill Haven, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Jeffrey Funk officiating.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

A viewing will be held at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service on Friday.

Interment will follow the service at Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven.

At his family’s request donations in Bruce’s memory may be sent to St. James Episcopal Church, Dock Street and Paxson Avenue, Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972.

MORE:ย 

Subscribe to Coal Region Canary

Get email updates from Coal Region Canary by becoming a subscriber today. Just enter your email address below to get started!
Loading

News Tips?

Let us know of news happening in your area. Use our NEWS TIPS ENTRY FORM
Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You May Also Like

Local Weather

How much are we really going to get? Some say it's still too soon to tell.

PA News

Flights arriving in the cover of night to NEPA.

Schuylkill County Man

Backfiring vehicle mistaken for gunshot.

Local News

We're awaiting police details on this investigation.

Pennsylvania Politics

Insert screaming liberal meme here.

Local Community News

The bottle of Lager raises up at midnight in Pottsville.