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Jessica Lynn Andruchek, 35 – Favorite Job was Being a Big Sister

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jessica andruchek obituary

Jessica Lynn Andruchek, 35, of Minersville, passed away on March 10, 2021. She was the daughter of Joanne and Michael Andruchek, Minersville.

Jessie was a 2003 graduate of Minersville Area Junior Senior High School and a 2007 graduate of Cedar Crest College, Allentown earning a BA in Theater.

She was a case worker for Schuylkill County Children and Youth for the past 12 years. She was an active member of New Minersville Hose Company.

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Her favorite job was being a big sister to Rebecca with whom she shared a love of Disney, Broadway and Netflix binging.

To know Jessie was to know her bright smile, easy laugh, and sharp wit. She enjoyed running, having completed numerous half marathons across the east coast. One of her favorite pastimes was attending Boston Red Sox games with her father.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her sister and best friend, Becky; her companion of 8 years Bobby Workman, Minersville; and her cats Izobel and Ruppert. She is also survived by her aunts and uncles John and Carol Andruchek, Minersville; Maria and Ron Nersesian, California; Margaret and John Suender, New Jersey; John and Wendy Catchmark, Mohnton; Jim and Katie Catchmark, Wyomissing; and second cousin Patricia Schuester, Wyomissing. She is also survived by many cousins.

Funeral Services were held Wednesday at Donald J. Butler Funeral Home, Minersville. Interment in St. Stanislaus #2 Cemetery, Minersville.

Gifts can be made in memory of Jessica to the Cedar Crest College Performing Arts Department, Cedar Crest College, Office of Institutional Advancement, 100 College Drive, Allentown, Pa. 18104. Please note Jess’s name and Performing Arts on the memo line of your check. Gifts can also be made online at You can designate your gift to the Performing Arts in the “Other Designation” section and make your gift in memory of Jessica. Contributions will be accepted at the Funeral Home.

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