Edward R. Griegle, Jr., 58 of Pottsville, died Monday at home.
He was born December 7, 1960 in Philadelphia a son of Alice Roth Griegel, Waynesboro and the late Edward R. Griegel, Sr.
He was a graduate of Henderson High School and Penn State University.
He was Vice President of Operations for Sunbury Generation, Shamokin Dam.
Ed was a member of Penn State Alumni Association, a former active Boy Scout Leader, and an Island Steward for the Susquehanna River Trail Association.
Throughout his life Ed loved camping, fishing, hiking, the beach and all other outdoor activities. He was also an avid Penn State fan.
In addition to his mother he is survived by his wife of 35 years Danita Coogan Griegel, a son Stephen Griegel and his fiancé Catherine, Fort Lauderdale, Fl; a daughter, Shannon Griegel, Pottsville; 2 grandsons Matthew and Daniel; a sister, Sue Siper, and her husband, Dwayne, Greencastle; a brothers, Dave Griegel and his wife, Seiran, San Diego, CA; 2 grandpuppies, Fluffington and Lexa. Many nieces and nephews.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Saturday at 11AM from St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church, Pottsville. Family and friends are invited to a visitation from 9AM until the time of mass at the church. The family would prefer remembrances in the form of contributions made to Susquehanna River Trail Association, PO Box 62023 Harrisburg PA, 17106. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Pottsville.
Arrangements are under the care of James B. Humphrey, F.D., James E. Humphrey Funeral Home, Pottsville.
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