Category: January 2018

John P. Beattie

John P. Beattie, a resident of Pennsburg Manor and formerly of Chalfont, passed away Tuesday January 30, 2018.  He was 89. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Walter and Margaret Beattie.  He is survived by his children, Carol Beattie, John Beattie, and Donna Clark. Funeral services are private at the request… Read more »

Juliane M. Tauscher

Juliane M. Tauscher passed away Wednesday January 31, 2018 at Wesley Enhanced Living in Doylestown.  She was 86. Born in Eisdorf, Slovakia, she was the daughter of the late Ludwig and Eucilie Sonntag and wife of the late Guenter Tauscher.  She is survived by her sister Luise E. Scherffel and nephew Andreas Scherffel (Susan). Funeral… Read more »

Earle L. Keim

Earle L. Keim, a resident of New Britain, passed away Monday January 29, 2018.  He was 79. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Edward and Anna Keim.  He is survived by his wife Leonora and sons Michael and Thomas. Graveside services at St. John Neumann Cemetery will be private at the… Read more »

Nancy Lee Crone

Nancy Lee Crone, a resident of Doylestown, PA, passed away Sunday January 28, 2018. She was 77. Born in Norristown, she was the daughter of the late Gasper and Henrietta Pumo.  Nancy is survived by her loving husband Anton C. Crone and children Michael Crone, Stephen Crone (Beth), and Anton Crone (Michele).  Also surviving are four… Read more »

Emily Janet Gervais

Emily Janet Gervais passed away on January 28, 2018 having spent most of her life fighting Acute Myeloid Leukemia.  She would have been three years old on February 16th.  Throughout her treatment at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, she could be seen running down the halls providing free medical checkups to doctors and nurses, driving… Read more »

Christopher D. Ciorletti

Christopher D. Ciorletti, a former resident of Chalfont, passed away Monday January 22, 2018.  He was 32. Chris was a graduate of CB West High School and went to work immediately afterwards with his uncle at Doug Radynsky Custom Builders.  Most recently he was employed with the Philadelphia Carpenters Union Local 176.  In his spare… Read more »

Mary E. Lake

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Mary E. Lake at her home in Pipersville, Thursday January 18, 2018.  She was 73. Born in Doylestown, she was the loving wife of John “Jack” Lake.  Mary is survived by beloved children Guy Wakefield (Susan), Christine Nace (Rodney), Melissa Quinn (Edward), John Lake Jr…. Read more »

Betty V. Mock

Betty Mock, age 94 of Hatboro passed away on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 surrounded by her ENTIRE family at Doylestown Hospital. Betty was born in Philadelphia on September 18, 1923. Betty had such a passion for life and enjoyed every moment.  She was a friend to all.  After retirement some years ago, she had the… Read more »

Shirley R. Heiland

Shirley R. Heiland, a resident of Manor Care Lansdale passed away Monday January 15, 2018.  She was 90. Born in Baltimore, MD, Shirley was the daughter of the late Frederick and Anna (Hemline) Goodrich and wife of the late Martin Heiland.  She is survived by her daughter Barbara Lee Lessard (Gerald); grandchildren Jerry Lessard (Alison)… Read more »

Myrle F. Hager

Myrle Frances (Welsh) Hager a longtime Doylestown resident passed away on January 11, 2018.  She was 91.  She was the beloved wife of the late G. Clyde Hager. Myrle was born in Philadelphia on December 23, 1926 to Kathryn (Hess) and Edward Welsh.  She was the youngest of four daughters and attended Germantown High School… Read more »

Ruth C. Talbot

Ruth was a compassionate and dignified woman with a passion for life. She had awonderful sense of humour which endeared her to everyone and it is a great testament to her nature that she formed so many long lasting friendships over the years. Ruth Esther Cobb was born August 19, 1916, the midst of World… Read more »

Evelyn C. Sacks

Evelyn “Evie” Sacks, 77, went home to be with the Lord on January 10, 2018. She had an unwavering faith in God for over fifty years. Her greatest joy in life came from spending time with her children and grandchildren.  Evie would radiate joy and happiness to everyone in her presence.  She is dearly missed… Read more »

Patricia C. McCann

Patricia C. McCann, of Chalfont Pa, passed away on January 1, 2018 at the age of 88. Pat is survived by her loving sons John (Regina), William (Judy), Jim (Maryellen), Patrick (Reed) and Kevin as well as eight grandchildren.  She was predeceased by her husband John F. McCann Sr. in 2016. In addition to her… Read more »

Anna J. Weber

Anna Julia Weber passed away January 2, 2018 at the age of 94 while in the nurturing care of Neshaminy Manor Nursing Home.  Anna was the beloved wife of the late Adam N. Weber with whom she shared 51 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Karl and Marie… Read more »