Mother’s Day Fire Victims Remembered at Pottsville Memorial
POTTSVILLE -- It is a night that still haunts the Bunker Hill neighborhood in Pottsville. Mother's Day 2013, just before midnight, a fire on Pierce Street killed six family members. Kristina Thomas, her brother-in-law Eric Brown, and his four children Elijah, 2, Emily, 3, Jerimiah, 7, and Joy, 8 all perished in the flames.