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Sierra Marie Tomes

December 8, 2021


Sierra Marie Tomes (Cece), 21, of Market St., Ashland, passed away Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at the Geisinger Medical Center, Danville.  Born in Pottsville, September 15, 2000, she is the daughter of Sheila Case of Ashland, and Brian Tomes, of Coaldale.  She was a graduate of the North Schuylkill High School, Fountain Springs, class of 2019, where she was a member of the color guard and a member of the TRIO Upward Bound Program. Sierra earned a certification as a C.N.A. from the Schuylkill County Vocational Technical School, Frackville.  She was employed as a home health aide and caregiver with Tru Care Home Health.  Preceding her in death was a Step Grandmother, Anne Schaffer, Paternal Grand Parents, Joseph and Donna Storey and a Great Grandfather Edward Fotta, Great Grandmother Hilda Case.

Survivors in addition to her parents:

Mother: Sheila Case and Companion Matthew Leitzel, Ashland

Step Mother:  Lisa Tomes, Coaldale

Sister:  Rachel Case, St. Clair

Step Sisters:  Mercedes Hornak, Bethlehem, Abby Paulus, Pen Argyle, and Maggie Leitzel, Gordon

Step Brothers:  Matthew Leitzel, Pottsville, and Eli and Quinn Leitzel, both of Ringtown

Maternal Grandmother:  Dotti Rentschler, Ringtown

Maternal Step Grandfather:  Donald Rentschler, Ringtown

Maternal Grandfather:  Jeffery Case, Hellertown

Maternal Great Grandmother:  Dorothy Fotta, Bethlehem

Nephew:  Isaiah Caulfield, St. Clair

Nieces: Willow Reed, Pen Argyl and Aislin Kish, Bethlehem

Aunts, Uncles, Cousins

Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Celebration of Life Service, Saturday, December 18, 2021, at 3 PM, in The Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home, 1323 Centre St, Ashland.  Officiating will be Rev. Dana Heckman Beil, pastor of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Ashland.  Visitation in the funeral home will begin at 1 PM until service.  Memorials may be made to Mrs. Dorothy Rentschler 103 East Main Street, P.O. Box 46, Ringtown, Pa. 17967



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December 18, 2021

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home

Ashland, PA 17921

Celebration of Life
December 18, 2021

3:00 PM
Richard W. Fritz Funeral Home

Ashland, PA 17921

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