Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Coal Region Canary
Coal Region CanaryCoal Region Canary

Schuylkill County Obituaries

Tressia R. Van Daley, 66 – Member of the Choir of The First Baptist Church

Tressia R. Van Daley, 66, former Pottsville resident, passed away May 4 at the Green Valley Skilled Nursing Center, Pitman.

Born in Grafton, West Virginia, she was raised in Jersey City, NJ and graduated from Dickinson HS, JC, NJ.

Before moving to Pennsylvania, she lived for a short while in Reno, NV.

She was the daughter of the late Andrew and Vera Riley Metro.  She was also preceded in passing by her sister, Betty Metro and brother, Andrew William Metro.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

She was a secretary as a profession until her children were born, and loved having motherhood as her primary occupation. Growing up in Jersey City, NJ, she was a member of the choir of The First Baptist Church and a Metro Family Choir who performed along with her sisters, in many Churches in NJ.

Survivors include:

Son:
Kurk Van Daley, Pottsville, 43

Son:
Aaron Van Daley, Pottsville, 42

Son:
Gregory Van Daley, Pottsville, 38

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Son:
Robert Van Daley, Pottsville, 37

Grandchildren:
Madison, 19; Robert Jr, 16; Blake, 14; Kaden, 10; BellaBLEU, 9; and Lacey, 1.

Sisters:
Genevieve Metro-Corbin, Sparks, NV and Sandy Perez, Greenbackville, VA

Nieces:
Adina Hill, Bonnye, Brett, and Alise Corbin, all of Reno, NV

Grand-nieces:
Skylar Hill, Sunny Busby and GrandNephew, Corbin Busby, all of Reno, NV.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Funeral and burial services will be private and held at the convenience of the family.  Visit www.Fritzfuneralhome.

MORE: 

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
Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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

You May Also Like

Local News

Several Schuylkill County residents say they recently found bizarre printed messages inside packages of items purchased at local grocery stores. The Canary spoke with...

Local Weather

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

Local Weather

Slightly more snow expected for Schuylkill County.

PA News

Flights arriving in the cover of night to NEPA.

Local News

If convicted, Hall faces up to 10 more years in prison.

Local News

  A new trial date has finally been set for Magen Hall, who faces a mandatory life sentence, if she’s found guilty of murdering...