Obituary for Lucille (Wachter) Spotts
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Lucille (Wachter) Spotts

June 13, 1944 ~ December 19, 2017 (age 73)

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Lucille Spotts, 73, of Pottsville, died peacefully at home on Tuesday, December 19, 2017. 

Born in Pottsville on June 13, 1944, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Margaret (Reilly) Wachter.

She was a 1962 graduate of Nativity BVM High School. 

Lucille spent many years working at the Pottsville Hospital maternity ward.  She was a dedicated community volunteer, having served for several years as Minority Inspector and Judge of Elections in Yorkville.  Lucille was a loving wife, a giving mother, a loyal sister, and a faithful friend. 

In addition to her parents Lucille was predeceased by her husband of 46 years, Francis Spotts.

Lucille is survived by: her sons Brian, Pottsville, Paul and his wife Abby, Camp Hill; daughter Karen and her husband Brian Galen, Pottsville.  She will be fondly remembered by her five grandchildren Eli, Jonah, Ryan, Britney, and Kaci; siblings Carol Rockford, Marguerite Lesky, Dolores Murphy, Daniel Wachter, Rita Beaudoin, Mariann Freiler; their spouses; and many nieces and nephews.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, December 23, 2017 at 11 AM from St. John the Baptist Church, Pottsville, with Fr. Dave Loeper officiating. Family and friends may call at the church from 9:45-10:45 AM on Saturday. Interment will be in St. John the Baptist Cemetery, Pottsville.

Memorial donations can be made to the American Cancer Society, PO Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123 or Schlitzer Allen Pugh Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Please visit to leave a condolence for the Spotts family. 


 Service Information

Calling Hours
December 23, 2017

9:45 AM to 10:45 AM
St. John the Baptist

, Pottsville 17901

Mass of Christian Burial
December 23, 2017

11:00 AM
St. John the Baptist

, Pottsville 17901

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