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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Eric G. Campion, 68 – Co-owned Affordable Appliance Service

Beloved Eric G. Campion of Pottsville passed away Monday peacefully of natural causes at his place of business.He was born March 25, 1952 in Philadelphia, a son of Gilbert and Kay Williams and the late Shirley Wagner.

He was a graduate of Boiling Spring High School.

He was the best half of the he and his wife started in the 90’s Affordable Appliance Service.

He was a proud Alcoholics Anonymous and several other social clubs which he no loner visited because he was very dedicated to his sobriety but he did miss the other members.

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He was a rock to most of his family and a friend to all. Our community lost a valuable asset and human being . His credits are far to long to list.

He was a solid husband that you knew you would always be cared for and loved. He learned to be a father and learned to love his wife’s children as his own. He was always a phone call away, no matter where anyone was.

In addition to his mother he was preceded in death by a brother, Gerald “Pear Head” Williams. Jerry also was taught the business by Eirc and was service tech for several years; a nephew Troy Stover.

He was a loving husband to Ann Dalvet Campion, a proud father to his sons, Justin and Jarrod Richards; his brothers, Glenn and his wife Maria; Randy; Jay and his partner, Kevin; James Wagner and his wife Heather; sisters, Marie and her husband Russ, Kathy Troup and Lisa and her husband Brett; Nieces. Andrea, Haley, Jessica , Sierra, Rosy, Abby, Tiffiany, Allison, and Emma; nephews, Devante, Quinton, and Jayden 7 grandnephews.

He is also survived by many friends and loved ones but the closest of all was his love and respect for his dearest closest friend and brother, John O’Reilly. John was best man in Eric and Ann’s wedding and best man in there life.

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On Monday at 9:18am his families world ended with Eric, because he was a very strong disciplined mad, he taught us skills and strength to move forward and continue his life’s work. He will always be in business continuing to guide his family. May our creator cuddle him ever so gently and let him see how important and loved he truly was. Our community lost a valuable member and a true gentleman and professional.

Services will private for James E. Humphrey Funeral Home, Pottsville. Interment will be private at Schuylkill Memorial Park, Schuylkill Haven. There will be a celebration of life at Affordable Appliances when the quarantine restrictions are lifted. It will be Eric Campion all day NO business.

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

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