Joanne N. (Niskoch) Grunzig

November 25, 1937 ~ March 2, 2024 (age 86) 86 Years Old

Joanne Grunzig Obituary

Joanne N. (Niskoch) Grunzig, 86, of Muhlenberg Township, and formerly of Princeton Avenue, Lincoln Park, died March 2, 2024 in Tower Health / Reading Hospital. 

She was the widow of Paul Bruno Grunzig (1934 – 2012). 

Born in Jersey City, New Jersey on November 25, 1937, she was a daughter of the late William and Mary Rose (Hlopko) Niskoch. 

She was employed several years as a waitress with Lincoln Park Fire Company, Spring Township, PA, where she was a life member. 

Joanne enjoyed spending her free time with her family and crocheting. 

She is survived by a son, Erik P. Grunzig, husband of Marcy (Stump) Owens, of Mohnton. 

Joanne is also survived by two grandchildren: Keith E. Grunzig, and Adam J. Grunzig; and two step-grandchildren: Cassy Owens, and Crissa Owens. 

She was an aunt to two nephews: Christopher, husband of Jen Niskoch and the late William Niskoch. 

Joanne was also the sister to two brothers: William J., husband of Laura Lee (Colton) Niskoch of Neptune, New Jersey, and the late James R. Niskoch (1957 – 2024). 

Services will be held privately, and burial will be in Berks County Memorial Gardens, Maidencreek Township. 

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Veterans Making a Difference, 2412 Spring Street, West Lawn, PA 19609. 

Stitzel Family Funeral Homes & Crematory, Inc., Laureldale is in charge of arrangements. 

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