Shontz Jr., Richard N., - 58, of Sweetwater , passed away on Tuesday, June 13, 2017. He was born in Mt. Holly and formerly lived in Medford, NJ before moving here in 1994. He was a member of Local 172 and a Foreman with IEW. He loved duck hunting and fishing. He is survived by his wife, Catherine Garro; his brothers, Jeff, Tom and Michael Schontz; and his nieces, Jessica and Alyssa. Also surviving are aunts, uncles and other close relatives. Visitation will be held on Saturday, June 17th from 11:00 to 2:00 PM with a service beginning at 2:00 PM at Wimberg Funeral Home, 400 Liverpool Avenue, Egg Harbor City, NJ (609)965-0357. Interment will immediately follow at Germania Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. For condolences and directions, please visit

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