Funeral Notices

BROWNAWELL — Christopher G. Brownawell, 49, of Trevorton. A funeral service will be held at noon today at the Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Elysburg. Viewing will be from 10 a.m. until the time of service today at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers or gifts, the family asks for donations to Freedom Fighter Outdoors at, or to FFO, 2436 N. Federal Highway 312, Lighthouse Point, FL 33064. Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Home, Joseph Murray, supervisor, Charles Heizenroth III, funeral director, is in charge of arrangements. Go to

FARRONATO — Lillian R. Farronato, 81, of 902 Ash St., Kulpmont. A funeral Mass will be celebrated at 1 p.m. Thursday, March 25, at Church of the Holy Angels, 855 Scott St., Kulpmont, with the Rev. Andrew Stahmer as celebrant. Burial will follow in St. Casimir’s Cemetery, Marion Heights. Visitation will be held in the church from noon until the time of the Mass. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Animal Resource Center, 80 Hogs Back Road, Millville 17846, or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place Memphis, TN 38105. Arrangements are in care of C. J. Lucas Funeral Home Inc., 1053 Chestnut St., Kulpmont, Malcolm C. Farrow IV, supervisor. To send condolences to the family, go to

FIRECK — Barry S. Fireck, 56, of 1405 Old Reading Road, Paxinos. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at the Leonard J. Lucas Funeral Home Ltd., 120 S. Market St., Shamokin, with a friar from Mother Cabrini Church officiating. Burial will follow the service in Northumberland Memorial Park, Stonington. Viewing will be held from 6 to 9 p.m. Sunday, and 8:30 to 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

PACZKOSKI — Sharon D. (Novicenskie) Paczkoski, 69, of 855 W. Water St., and formerly of Shamokin. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday at Our Lady of Hope Church, 800 W. Chestnut St. at First Street, Coal Township. All COVID guidelines will be followed during Mass. The family is being assisted by the James Kelley Funeral Home, James F. Kelley, director, 1001 W. Arch St. at Maple Street, Coal Township. To share a memory or offer the family condolences, sign the guest book at

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