Dwayne E. Wetzel, 49, of Wilburton, PA passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020 at his home.
Born December 3, 1970 in Shamokin the son of the late George Wetzel and June (Feger) and Ronald Martello.
Dwayne graduated from Mount Carmel High School and attended the Vo-Tech in the machine shop. He worked as an operator at International Paper for many years. Dwayne was a member of the Clover Hose, Atlas, and Natalie Fire Companies. He was also a member of the Mount Carmel Eagles where he played and was on a shuffleboard team. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, and riding 4-wheelers.
Along with Dwayne's parents, he was preceded in death by nephews: Leon Fite Jr. and Darrel Fite. Niece: Brenda Bendas-Costa.; and he is finally now with his cousin: Scotty Weikel.
Surviving are his companion of 13 years and love of his life: Liz Jones of Wilburton. Step-daughter: Kaitlin Jones of Bloomsburg. Brothers and sisters: Leon Fite Sr. and fiance Sharon of Frackville; Annette Beury and fiance Ken of Atlas; Mel Wetzel and fiance Linda of Coal Run; Rennee Lahr and husband Joey of Mount Carmel. Nieces, nephews, aunts, and uncles. Also surviving are his fur babies/dogs: Tucker, Abbey, and Ody.
A funeral service will be held 11:00 AM Friday, February 7, 2020 at Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Services, Mt. Carmel with Rev. Joan Brown officiating. Interment in Mt. Carmel Cemetery. Viewing 6:00-8:00 PM Thursday, February 6 and 10:00 AM until the time of service Friday, February 7 both at Rothemel-Heizenroth Funeral Services, Mt. Carmel.
Rothermel-Heizenroth Funeral Services, Mt. Carmel is in charge of the arrangements. Charles Heizenroth FD. Ashley D'Andrea, Supervisor.
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