Posted by on October 11, 2020 5:20 pm

Categories: Schuylkill County Obituaries

Claudia I. Wenrich, 65, of Tremont Rd., Pine Grove, passed away on Friday, October 9, 2020 at home.

Born on June 11, 1955 in Pottsville, she was a daughter of the late Ralph and Alice Schach Wenrich.

She was a 1974 graduate of Pine Grove High School and a member of St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, Ravine.

Claudia worked for Hershey Foods and enjoyed baking with her mother.

Preceding her in death were a brother, Frank “Skip” Wenrich and two nephews, Daniel Wenrich and Jarrod R. Witmer.

Surviving are a brother, Mark and wife Sallie Wenrich of Fredericksburg; two sisters, Peggy and husband Richard Stager, Jill and husband Bruce McHenry, both of Pine Grove; a sister-in-law, Charlotte Wenrich of Maryland; 11 nieces and nephews, Jeremy Stager, Jaime Witmer, Janelle Nelson, Deb Barr, Tim Wenrich, Sheila Reed, Kevin Dilworth, Tricia Heffron, Tiffani Tobin, Scott Benfer and Kevin Benfer; 18 great nieces and nephews, Lyla, Terra, Mya, Kellon, Teagan, Stephanie, Stacey, Brandi, Callie, Abby, Brent, Anthony, Anna, Collin, Luke, Jarrod, Jameson, Aly; 10 great great nieces and nephews Brett, Lilly, Leo, Lacey, Logan, Lucy, Jay, Caius, Canaan, Bailen.

Graveside Services and interment will be held on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 11:15 A.M. at St. Matthew’s Lutheran Cemetery, Ravine, with Pastor Claude Schach officiating. There will be a viewing on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church, c/o Richard Wolfgang 240 Tremont Rd., Pine Grove, Pa. 17963 in her memory.

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