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Claudia I. Wenrich, 65 – Enjoyed Baking with Her Mother

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.

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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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