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John Baumgartner, 71 – Retired Diesel Mechanic

John C. Baumgartner, 71 of Pottsville, died Friday at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill East.

He was born August 4, 1948 in Baltimore, Md.

He was a Diesel Mechinic prior to retiring

He was a member of Friedens Lutheran Church, Llewelyn.

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He was preceded in death by 2 sister, Betty and Linda; a brother, Rudy.

John is survived by his wife, Mun Ju Jackson Baumgartner; a daughter, Stacy Landis; 3 grandchildren; a son-in-law Michael Landis.

Services and interment will be private. Arrangements are under the care of James B. Humphrey, F.D., James E. Humphrey Funeral Home.

Please share your memories and condolences with John’s family by signing the guest book at


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