Charles Thomas Quinn, 67, a loving father of three daughters and grandfather of five, entered eternal peace late Wednesday evening May 26, 2021 at his daughter's home.
Born in Hazleton, PA, September 7, 1953, he was the son of the late John and Helen (Hilderbrand) Quinn and spent the past year in Drums, after moving from Hazleton.
Charles dedicated many years as a HVAC Technician for Penn State, Hazleton Campus. He was an Air Force veteran during the Vietnam Conflict for six years. He was a member of the Church of Saint Gabriel Holy Annunciation Parish, Hazleton. He was also a member of VFW Post #5010, Freeland; the American Legion Post #76, Hazleton; and the International Brotherhood of Teamsters. He loved taking his dog Ruger for walks and being outside. Charles will live on in our hearts and be remembered for his love of family and friends.
He was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by his beloved wife, the former Joann McLaren who passed away in 2009; three brothers Jack, James, and Robert Quinn; and two sisters Beverley Woodring and Dolores Brundage.
Surviving are three daughters Amy Schattie and her fiancée Russell Schmidt, Drums; Christine Poll and her husband Richard, Churchville; and Kimberly Quinn and her fiancée James Barr, Jr., Danville; the joys of his life, grandchildren Landen and Lauren Schattie and Ricky, Olivia and Adeline Poll; a sister Dorothy Lizbinski, Drums; and several nieces and nephews including Gabriella D'Amato, Hazle Twp.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 10 am in the Church of Saint Gabriel Holy Annunciation Parish, 122 South Wyoming Street, Hazleton. Burial will follow in the parish cemetery. Friends may call at the church on Wednesday morning from 9 am until the time of the Mass. Harman Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc. (East), 669 W. Butler Drive, Drums is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to Clyde F Barker Transplant House at the UPenn Hospital, 3940 Spruce St., Philadelphia, PA 19104. Online condolences can be entered and more information is available at www.harmanfuneral.com.
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