Lorrie Botella

Pottsville: Lorrie Botella Death | Obituary: Died In House Fire

Lorrie Botella has passed away, she was killed in a house fire that happened early Friday, December 6th, 2019.

Botella is dead after fire engulfed a house in Pottsville early Friday morning.

Schuylkill County Coroner David Moylan said Friday morning that Lorrie Botella, 42, died at 12:39 a.m. at Lehigh Valley Schuylkill Hospital.

Pottsville fire chief James E. Misstishin Sr. said when firefighters got to the woman, on the second floor of 1971 Howard Ave., she was still alive. She was transported to a hospital, where she later died.

A state police fire marshal and Pottsville Police are investigating the fire.

Our prayers are with the family of Botella.