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Carl E. Spittel

August 26, 2022


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Carl E. Spittel

August 26, 2022


Carl E. Spittel, 67, of Wilkes-Barre Township, passed away on August 26, 2022, at the Kingston Health Care Center.


He was born in Wilkes-Barre, a son of the late George J. and Eleanor Brodhun Spittel Jr.  Carl was a 1975 graduate of Coughlin High School.  He was most recently employed at the Dorranceton United Methodist Church in Kingston.


He was preceded in death by his brother, Harry Spittel.


Carl’s wife, Patricia M. Spittel, died on September 2, 20022.


He is survived by his sister-in-law, Barbara Hovey and her husband, Thomas, of Mountain Top; nephew, Matthew Hovey and his wife, Jennifer; niece, Carolyn McGinnis and her husband, Timothy; nephew, David Hovey and his husband, Richard; great nieces, Charlotte and Samantha McGinnis and Norah Hovey.  He will also be deeply missed by many extended family and friends.


A Memorial Service for Carl and his wife, Patricia, will be held on Saturday, November 12, 2022 at 3 pm from the Nat & Gawlas Funeral Home, 89 Park Avenue, Wilkes-Barre. Rev. Thomas Swingle, Pastor of the Dorranceton United Methodist Church in Kingston will officiate.  Private interment will be at the convenience of the family.


A visitation for family and friends will be held on Saturday prior to the service from 2-3 pm at the funeral home.


Condolences may be sent by visiting Carl’s obituary at


Memorial donations may be made to The Prescription Assistance Fund, Medical Oncology Associates, 382, Pierce Street, Kingston, PA 18704 or to Blue Chip Farms, 974 Lockville Road, Dallas, PA  18612.