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John "Wizzy" H. Wise

February 6, 1952 ~ January 24, 2022 (age 69)


John H. Wise
January 24, 2022

John H. "Wizzy" Wise, 69, of Pine Grove, passed away on Monday, January 24, 2022 in Schuylkill Center, Pottsville.

Born on February 6, 1952  in Pine Grove, he was a son of the late Charles A. and Beulah E. Zimmerman Wise.

John was a member of the Schuylkill Church of the Brethren, Pine Grove.   

He worked at Post Precision Castings in Strausstown.

John loved the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing and had been a volunteer firefighter with Ravine Fire Co.

Preceding him in death were his wife of 40 years, Mary Butler Wise; 5 brothers and 4 sisters.

Surviving are two daughters, Jennifer Wise of Frackville and Jessica Wise of Pine Grove; two sons, John C. Wise, Sr. and Justin Wise, both of Pine Grove; four grandchildren, Taelor Hopple, John C. Wise, Jr., Jossalin Wise, and Connor Wise; two sisters, Ethel Hobe and Barbara Wise, both of Pine Grove.

Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 at 11:00 A.M., at the H. L. Snyder Funeral Home, Inc., Pine Grove with Pastor Richard Hoffman officiating.  There will be a viewing on Wednesday, February 2, 2022 from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. at the Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Schuylkill Church of the Brethren Cemetery, Pine Grove.

In lieu of flowers, the family would prefer contributions be made to the American Cancer Society, 3893 Adler Place Suite 170 Bethlehem, PA 18017 or in his memory.

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February 2, 2022

10:00 AM to 11:00 AM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963

Funeral Service
February 2, 2022

11:00 AM
H L Snyder Funeral Home Inc
139 S Tulpehocken St
Pine Grove, PA 17963


American Cancer Society
3893 Adler Place Suite 170, Bethlehem PA 18017

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