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🇺🇸 John H. Anspach, 63 – Enjoyed Working Outdoors

John H. Anspach, 63, of Natures Rd., Pine Grove,  passed away on Friday, June 5, 2020 at home.

Born on November 29, 1956 in Pottsville,  he was a son of the late Edward and Betty Brobst Anspach.

He was a 1974 graduate of Pine Grove High School and member of St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, Pine Grove.

He was an Army Veteran.

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John worked as an Equip Operator and Mason Tender for Stewart Masonry in Lebanon for 24 years.

He enjoyed working outdoors and did most of his life. He loved to hunt especially with his nephew Josh and was a member of the NRA.

Preceding him in death was a sister, Bonnie Heim.

John was the best husband ever to his wife of 34 years, Lisa Spatz Anspach.  Also surviving are a brother, Christopher Anspach of Pine Grove; a niece, Tara Yost of Pine Grove;  nephews,  Joshua Anspach and Tyler Anspach, both of Pine Grove, Brandon Heim of Orwigsburg; great nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at the convenience of the family. Interment will be in Schuylkill Memorial Park Cemetery, Schuylkill Haven.

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In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the Ruth Steinert Memorial SPCA, P. O. Box 332 Schuylkill Haven, PA 17972 in memory of his fur babies, Carmel and Tooty.

The H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove is in charge of arrangements and you may send condolences online at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of John H. Anspach, please visit our floral store.

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