Carl Leroy Meckley, 72, of Schuylkill Haven, passed away Tuesday, June 26th, at his residence. Carl was born in Seven Valleys on September 8, 1945, a son of the late Lottie M. (Hirsch) and George E. Meckley. He was the husband of C. Beth (Meck) Meckley, married August 18th, 2000. He was a member of Faith Church, a graduate of Spring Grove High School and received his Masters degree from Millersville University. He worked as a Science and physics teacher at Cocalico High School for 35 years. He was a scout master in Ephrata.
He was a member of the Orwigsburg Lion's Club and was very active in the Hope Initiative at Faith Church. He would have celebrated 35 years of sobriety on June 28th, 2018. He loved hunting with his son and fishing with his friends.
Carl is survived by two daughters Erika Aldridge and Cindy, wife of Jarrad Bernitsky,
Two sons Brian, husband of Khymn Meckley, of Germansville and Gary Heim
He is also survived by Sister Gloria Krebs and sister-in-law Adrienne Meckley , Grandchildren Lucian Meckley, Morgan Aldridge, and Bella Bernitsky. He is predeceased by Brother Paul Meckley. Carl adored his grandchildren.
There will be a Celebration of Life Service, for Carl, at Faith Worship Center, Rt 61 Orwigsburg, Saturday June 30, 11:00 AM with Pastor Doug Cresswell Officiating. Memorial Gathering will be from 9:30 AM until 10:45, at which time the Orwigsburg Lions Club will have a service. Interment will be private, in Salem Evangelical Cemetery, Orwigsburg.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith Church, Route 61, and Orwigsburg, PA, the local food pantry or a charity of personal choice. Hamilton-Breiner Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc. Orwigsburg is honored to be serving the family.
Faith Worship Center
PO Box 323, Orwigsburg PA 17961