Donald G. Schnell

Donald G. Schnell
Donald G. Schnell, 70, of 381 Pine Hollow Drive, Lehighton, Pa. passed away May 30 at Gnaden Heutten Hospital. He was the husband of Sandra L. Hahn Schnell. They were married for 49 years, last Oct. 31.
Born in Franklin Township, he was a son of the late Alvin & Ellen Zellers Schnell.
Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a parts man for Hubco Ford, Allentown. He most recently worked in the same capacity for Lehighton Ford.
He was a member of Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church Lehighton, a Life member of Lehigh Engine Company #2, where he served as Captain & Lieutenant, and held a Life membership at Franklin Township Volunteer Fire Co. He also served on the Board of Directors of The Lehighton Boys Band. He enjoyed spending time with his family, hunting deer, and companionship with his dog, "Snicker".
Surviving in addition to his wife are two sons, Timothy Schnell, of Lehighton, Richard Schnell and his wife Sheila in Franklin Township, four grandchildren, Thomas Bankos, Kristen Schnell, Sarah Brooks, Timothy Schnell Jr., three great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
He was predeceased by a brother, Larry Schnell, and a sister, Alberta Schnell.
Service: A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Tuesday, June 3rd at 11 a.m. at The Ovsak FH, 190 S. 4th St., Lehighton, Pa. with the SALM Emma Weaver officiating. Call 10:30- 11 a.m. Interment in St. Matthews Cemetery, N. Weissport, Pa. Memorial Contributions in his name may be made to the , 101W. Frack St. Frackville, Pa. 17931 Online condolences can be offered at

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190 S 4TH ST Lehighton, PA 18235-2037

Published in Times News on May 31, 2014