Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

Coal Region Canary
Coal Region CanaryCoal Region Canary

Schuylkill County Obituaries

Eleanor Elva Klinger, 93 – Loved Cooking

eleanor klinger obituary

Eleanor Elva Klinger, 93, life long resident of Spring Glen, passed away peacefully Thursday, August 13, 2020 at The Gardens of York Terrace, Pottsville.

She was born on April 14, 1927, in Valley View, PA, a daughter of the late Daniel and Verna Schucker Miller.

She attended Hegins Township Schools.

Eleanor was a homemaker most of her life, loved cooking and enjoyed spending time with her family. In the past she had worked for the former Philmark Mfg, Valley View .

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

She was a member of Pine Creek United Methodist Church, Spring Glen.

In addition to her parents, Eleanor was preceded in death by her husband, Marvin H. in 2011, a son Dennis, brothers Bruce and John Miller, and sisters Evelyn Smith, June Heim, and Mary Alice Deibert.

She is also survived by her daughter, Ann L. and husband Jeff Hepler of Sacramento; son, Donald M. and wife Cindy Klinger of Monongahela; three grandsons, Rev. Brad and wife Tonya Hatter of Selinsgrove, Todd and wife Marci Klinger of Monongahela, Jeffery and wife Becky Klinger of Monongahela; granddaughter, Lori and husband John Neiswender of Muncy; seven great grandchildren; sister, Phyllis and husband Eugene Hepler of Fairless Hills; several nieces and nephews.

Services will be held at Buffington-Reed Funeral Home on Saturday, August 22, 2020, at 11:00 am, with Rev. Benjamin Scholl officiating.

A viewing will be held from 10:00 am until the time of service at the funeral home.

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

Burial will be made in St. Mark’s Cemetery, Spring Glen.

Memorial contributions can be made to Pine Creek United Methodist Church, C\O Norman Lettich, 428 Fearnot Road, Sacramento, PA 17968.

Buffington-Reed Funeral Home, Valley View, is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences can be left for the family at

Advertisement. Scroll to continue reading.

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!

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Your email address will not be published.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.

PA News

Flights arriving in the cover of night to NEPA.

Local Weather

Slightly more snow expected for Schuylkill County.

Coronavirus in Pennsylvania

Hamburg Area School District may be joining Tamaqua Area in defying the indoor mask mandate announced by the administration of Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf...

Local News

Back on March 10, a call came in to the Schuylkill County 9-1-1 dispatch center. Crews with Minersville’s Goodwill Fire Co. and EMS needed...