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Schuylkill County Obituaries

Jeanette Schwartz, 79 – A Hard Worker

Jeanette Schwartz, 79, Pottsville entered into eternal rest Monday evening after her courageous battle with Covid-19.

Born July 2, 1940 in Pottsville, she was the daughter of the late Virginia Ganunis.

She was a member of the former Mary Queen of Peace Church, Pottsville.  In her day she was a hard worker having worked at various factories in the Pottsville area including the former General Cigar, Pottsville Box, HL Miller, and the former Pottsville Hospital.

In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a brother Donald Schwartz.

Jeanette is survived by a brother Celester Schwartz, Clarksville, TN; several nieces and nephews; and her caregiver Marian Miller, New Smyrna Beach, FL.

Graveside services will be held 11:30 AM Friday June 5 on the grounds of Queen of the Universe Cemetery, Pottsville.  The family asks that you please keep Jeanette and all those affected by COVID-19 in your prayers.

Schlitzer Allen Pugh FH 515 West Market St. Pottsville has been entrusted with arrangements. Please visit to share a memory with the Schwartz family.

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