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Schuylkill County Obituaries

John E. Martofel, 53 – Of Catholic Faith

John Edward Martofel, 53, of Frackville, died Thursday January 19, 2023, at LVHN Cedar Crest, Allentown.

Born in Philadelphia, October 27, 1969 , He was a son of Edward J. Martofel of Philadelphia and Carolyn Martofel of Mahanoy Plane.

He worked at Mike Hawranick Fuel Services. 

He of the Catholic faith.

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He was preceded in death by daughter Xena Martofel in 2020.

Surviving in addition to his parents are a daughter Gabrielle Martofel Weikel and her husband Frank of Pottsville. Grandchildren Roseann and Hank. Brother Edward Martofel;  Aunts, Uncles, Cousins.

Memorial Services will be held at 6 p.m., Monday, January 30, 2021, from the Nice Hart Funeral Home 9 N. Lehigh Ave. Frackville, PA 17931.

Friends may call from 5:30-6:00 at the funeral home. 

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the funeral home to defray funeral costs. 

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Interment will be private at a later date in Greenwood Cemetery, Frackville

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