August M. Splinter

Cemetery Record Information

Full Name: August M. Splinter


Birth: June 10, 1919
Death: January 5, 2017
Age: 97


Last residence was Mountain Top, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania


August M. Splinter, 97, of Mountain Top [Luzerne County, Pennsylvania], entered into eternal rest Thursday, Jan. 5, 2017, at his residence.

Born in Milwaukee, Wis., he was a son of the late August F. and Mary (Bender) Splinter.

August was an electrical engineer and worked for many years at RCA in Mountain Top.

He was a member of St. Jude Parish, Mountain Top, and Kiwanis of Mountain Top.

At one time August was very active in the Mountain Top community. He enjoyed traveling with his family throughout the United States in his motor home.

August was preceded in death, in addition to his parents, by his wife, the former Ruth Hemmelberg; his son, Paul Splinter; daughter, Margaret Dudek; and his sisters, Bonnie and Muriel. August was the last remaining member of his immediate family.

He is survived by his daughter, Tuyet Mai Splinter; grandchildren, Mark, Kimberly, Gregory and Natasha Dudek and Christopher and Jennifer Splinter; and great-grandchildren, Sidney and Amber Dudek.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 9:30 a.m. Saturday in St. Jude's Church, Mountain Top.

Interment will follow at a later date in St. Mary's Cemetery, Lomira, Wis.

Relatives and friends are invited to call from 3 to 5 p.m. Friday at McCune Funeral Home, 80 S Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are asked to be sent to St. Jude's Church Building Fund, 420 S. Mountain Blvd., Mountain Top, PA 18707.


St. Mary’s Cemetery – Lomira, WI

Headstone Location:
Section B Row 19-20