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Joan M. Weiss

July 14, 1932 April 24, 2021
Joan M. Weiss
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Joan M. Weiss, 88, of Pottsville, passed away on Saturday, April 24th, in her daughter's residence in Woodbridge, VA.

Born in Pottsville, on July 14, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Johnathan and Elizabeth (Minchoff) Marx.

She was a 1950 graduate of Pottsville High School and a member of St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville.

She worked as a homemaker for most of her life, but also worked at Bell Telephone for 4 years as a phone operator.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald F. Weiss, Sr., in December 2005 and to whom she was married 45 years; grandson, Gordon Adam Lambert; and siblings: John, George, Rita, Anthony ( Max), Charlie, Bob, Joseph, Albert, Thomas, Margaret, Anita , and Mary.

Joan is survived by four daughters, Monica Byrnes, wife of Brendan, of Foxboro, MA; Marie Lambert, wife of Gordon, of Woodbridge, VA; Michelle Marie Weiss, of Pottstown; Berthilla Marie Wiscount, widow of Michael Jr., of Philadelphia; a son, Gerald F. Weiss Jr., husband of Patricia, of Lake Wynonah; grandchildren: Matthew Weiss, Caitlin McDemus, Nicole Foose, Luke and Chloe Byrnes, Patrick, Nicholas, and James Lambert, and Zachary Wiscount; and 6 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews and will be greatly missed by nieces Bettyann, Molly and Joan.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Tuesday, May 4th at 11:00 a.m. at St. Patrick R.C.C., 319 Mahantongo St., Pottsville. A viewing will be held in church from 10:00 a.m. until time of service.

Interment will follow in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery, Annville .

The family request contributions in Joan's memory be sent to: St. Patrick R.C.C. Memorial Fund, 319 Mahantongo St., Pottsville 17901.

Lord-Bixler Funeral Home, Inc. is in charge of arrangements.

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