Lloyd N. SchmerfeldJuly 26, 2017
Lloyd N. Schmerfeld, age 85, of Mahanoy City, died Wednesday at St. Luke's Hospital and Health Network Coaldale Campus. Born in Quakake he was the son of the late Frederick and Edna (Haas) Schmerfeld Sr. He was a graduate of Delano High School and was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. He was an automotive collision specialist having last worked for the former Steckert Pontiac dealership in Hazleton. He was a member of the Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church in Tamaqua. An avid hunter and fisherman he was a member of the former Flinchers Gun Club, the Rush Township Sportsman's Club and the Brothers of the Bore. Preceding him in death in addition to his parents were his wife the former Monica Baddick in 2004, two sisters Lorraine Lombardo and Mae Deeble as well as three brothers Cal, Frederick "Fritz" Jr. and Wayne. Survivors include 2 sons Paul and his wife Amy of Barnesville, John and his wife Cynthia Hall Schmerfeld of Virginia and a daughter Debra Andescavage and her husband Jim of Locust Valley, his companion Jane Springer of Hometown, 7 grandchildren, several great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to his funeral on Monday morning at 11 AM from the David D. Jarrett Funeral Home of Mahanoy City. Interment will follow at Sky View Memorial Park in Hometown. Friends may call at the funeral home on Monday beginning at 9:30 AM. Please visit www.jarrettfuneralhome. com for more information.