John F. Givnish Funeral Home

About Givnish Funeral Homes

On behalf of Life Celebration, I would like to thank you for your trust and provide some information on what you can expect from us. Our goal is simple - to get to know you and your family so we may provide the highest level of care in a way that is best for everyone involved. It is our pledge to do everything we can to provide you peace of mind as your family transitions through the time ahead. Again, thank you for your trust and confidence in us. If you have any questions about your loved one’s care, please do not hesitate to call me at 855-717-5224.

Sincerely,
John F. Givnish


Our Obituaries

Ruth Hanratty

April 2, 2020

Hanratty (nee Smith) Ruth, at the age of 88, passed away on April 2nd, 2020. She was beloved wife of the late James Hanratty; loving mother of Tim Hanratty (Kristine), Patty Burns (Steve), and the late Michael; and devoted mommom of Matt, Jerry (Danni), Justin, and Amanda. Ruth worked for the city of Philadelphia as a crossing guard for many years, and before that she worked as nurse. ...
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Patricia Thompson Snead

April 1, 2020

On April 1, 2020, Patricia Thompson Snead, 75 of Cape May, NJ formerly of Bensalem, PA, joined her loving husband, soulmate and best friend, William H. Snead, to complete the story of their life and love. Pat Snead was truly loved by all, including her late husband Bill Snead, her children Patti Pelensky, Terri Snead, and Debbie Rosenfelt (Bob Harmon); her grandchildren Kristin Crosbee (Kyle...
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John F. "Jack" Weiss, Jr.

March 28, 2020

John F. "Jack" Weiss, Jr. passed away on March 28, 2020 at the age of 72. Beloved husband of Kathleen "Kathy" Weiss (nee O'Neil); loving father of Colleen Mallon (Dan) and John F. Weiss, III (Linda); cherished grandfather of Carlie, Katie, Jack, Kara, Grace and Nate; dear son of John F. Weiss, Sr. (Roberta) and the late Edna Weiss; brother of Robert Weiss (Marie). Jack proudly served his...
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Susan Archibald

March 27, 2020

ARCHIBALD Susan Archibald, of Northeast Philadelphia, on March 27th, at the age of 74. She was born in Philadelphia, daughter of the late Phillip and Dorothy Miller. She was a Homemaker, and a devoted mother and grandmother, who enjoyed being with her family. Susan was the beloved wife of Robert for 53 wonderful years. She was the loving mother of Lee (wife Kathy) and Phillip Archibald. ...
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Raymond T. Dormer

March 27, 2020

Raymond T. Dormer, of Philadelphia, passed away on Friday, March 27, 2020 at Vitas Hospice at Nazareth Hospital on his 93rd Birthday. "Ray" as he was affectionately known by his family and friends, was born on March 27, 1927 to the late James and Roberta (née Streeper) Dormer in South Philadelphia. Raymond served honorably in the United States Navy and worked at the Philadelphia Naval Shipyard...
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Ivan Kapp

March 27, 2020

Ivan Kapp passed away on March 27, 2020 at the age of 72. Beloved husband of the late Ellena Kapp (nee Finuoli); loving father of Gina Castagna (Vince), Anthony Klemens and Marie Klemens; cherished grandfather of Gia and Anthony Castagna. He is also survived by his sisters, Emillia Panassow and Mary Chesterton. Ivan was an avid animal lover. He enjoyed cooking, barbecuing and listening to Elvis...
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Robert A. Simpkins, Jr.

March 26, 2020

Robert A. Simpkins, Jr. passed away on March 26, 2020 at the age of 86. Beloved husband of the late Catherine M. Simpkins (nee Kelly); loving father of Linda Moran (Robert) and Kathleen Simpkins; cherished grandfather of Matthew and Bridget Moran; also survived by his sister, Dorothy Mooney-White. Robert proudly served his country in the Army during the Korean War. He retired after many years...
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Ethel E. (nee Smith) Hutt

March 25, 2020

Ethel E. Hutt (nee Smith) passed away on March 25, 2020 at the age of 91. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold W. Hutt. She is survived by her children, William Hutt, Harold W. Hutt, Jr., Sandra Testa (Daniel), Jeffrey Hutt (Carol) and Tracy Caponetti (Joe); her 12 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great-grandchildren and her sister, Florence Boyd (the late Jim). Due...
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Michael Patrick Mitchell, Sr.

March 23, 2020

MITCHELL Michael Patrick Sr. Of Philadelphia, Suddenly passed away on Monday March 23 at the age of 55. He was the beloved Son of James and Regina Mitchell, loving Husband of Nancy (Kinniry) beloved Father of Michael Patrick Mitchell Jr. (Alicia), Jeanine Walker (Everald) and David Wilt (Jessica) and loving Grandfather of Veronica, Jennifer and Ella and Endearing Brother to Jim and Margie. Mike...
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William H. "Bill" Snead

February 18, 1944 - March 18, 2020

William H. Snead "Bill", age 76, of Cape May, NJ. formerly of Bensalem, passed away with his family at his side March 18, 2020 at his residence. He was born in Philadelphia, PA, son of the late William and Edna Snead. He was a driver for UPS and later President of Union local #384 for 18 years. Bill was a hard-working family man. He retired to Cape May, NJ. where he enjoyed boating, fishing,...
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Betty M. (nee Pluttch) Janco

March 18, 2020

Betty M. Janco (nee Pluttch), of Philadelphia, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at the age of 90. Betty was the beloved wife of the late Edward Janco; devoted mother of Debbie Ciraolo (Anthony), Edward Janco, Arlene Lentini (Peter), and Jacqueline Janco; loving grandmother of Lauren, Rick (Nicole), Jessica, Danielle, Nicole, Jacob, and Jenna; and...
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Robert L. Gilchrist

March 17, 2020

GILCHRIST Robert L. of Philadelphia, on March 17th 2020 at the age of 72. Robert was the loving husband of the late Patricia A. (nee Diviny) for 20 years. Robert was also the caring father to Kelly A. Marreo (Carlos), Steve Gilchrist, the late Daniel M. Gilchrist, and grandfather of Kaelyn and Nathan. Robert will also be greatly missed by all his brothers and sisters. Robert was happiest...
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Johann "John" Lichtner

March 15, 2020

Johann "John" Lichtner passed away on March 15, 2020 at the age of 84. Beloved husband of the late Hedwig Lichtner (nee Soukop); loving father of Marty (Carol), Franz (Maureen), Christa Sligh (Bob), John, Jr. (Winnie), Monica Lichtner, Anita Grant (Dave) and the late Stefan (surviving spouse, Terri); dear brother of Joseph Lichtner and the late Maghta, Irvin and Mittzie. He is also survived by 13...
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James R. "Jim" O'Connor

March 13, 2020

Sergeant James R. O'Connor "Jim", of Philadelphia, was killed tragically in the line of duty, on Friday, March 13, 2020, at the age of 46. Loving husband of Terri (nee Glanzmann) O'Connor; devoted father of Jimmy (Nicole) and Kelsey; cherished Pop of Callie O'Connor; beloved son of James and Carol (nee Devlin) O'Connor; and dear brother of John O'Connor. Jim will also be sadly missed by numerous...
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Ronald J. "Ronny" McCabe

March 13, 2020

Ronald J. "Ronny" McCabe passed away, suddenly, on March 13, 2020 at the age of 37. Loving father of Aubrey McCabe; beloved son of Lisa McCabe (Joe McIlvanie) and James J. McCabe; dear brother of MaryAnne McCabe. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and one niece and nephew. Ronny enjoyed spending time with his family. He loved being outdoors; racing motorcycles and dirt bikes;...
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Alexander Moy

March 13, 2020

Alexander Moy, 65 years old of Bensalem Pennsylvania passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Friday March 13th, 2020. Alexander is survived by his beloved wife Chong, as well as their cherished daughter, Pamela. He also leaves behind many beloved family and friends. Alexander was a quiet man who loved deeply, and would do anything for those he loved, he will truly be missed. ...
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Clifford A. Jeffries, Jr.

March 11, 2020

Clifford A. Jeffries, Jr. 76 of Philadelphia passed away on March 11, 2020. Beloved husband of Judy Cress Jeffries. Loving father of Anne Quinn (John), Susan M. Justice (Tom), Clifford A. Jeffries, III and Jennifer L. Crane (Daniel). Grandfather of Laura E. Quinn, Samantha J. Olivera and Bret H. Crane. Great grandfather of Brooke E. Quinn. Dear brother of James D. Jeffries. Clifford was a...
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Gary D. Feeley

March 10, 2020

Gary D. Feeley, of Philadelphia, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Tuesday, March 10, 2020 at the age of 65. Gary is predeceased by his parents Robert and Ruth (nee Campbell) Feeley; sister Ruthann; and brother Scott. Gary is survived by his beloved wife Kathleen (nee Fredell); brother Robert
& Patrick, sister Cindy. His loving children Gary D. Feeley (Diane), Stacy Dougherty ...
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David E. Stevenson, Jr.

March 9, 2020

David E. Stevenson, Jr. passed away, suddenly, on March 9, 2020 at the age of 31. Loving father of Annabelle Stevenson; beloved son of June Jenkins (William) and the late David E. Stevenson, Sr.; dear brother of William Burg (Dana), Lisa Jenkins and William Jenkins, Jr.; cherished uncle of Jonathan, Michael, Keara and Morgan. David enjoyed shooting pool, traveling, going to concerts and he...
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Regina M. (nee Marchesa) Iaquinto

March 8, 2020

Regina M. Iaquinto (nee Marchesa) passed away on March 8, 2020 at the age of 57. Beloved wife of Louis G. Iaquinto, Jr.; loving mother of Gina Hottenstein (Matt); cherished daughter of Rosemarie (nee Rossi) and Robert Marchesa, Sr.; dear sister of Robert Marchesa, Jr. (Anne) and Deborah Hildenbrand (Matt). Regina's first grandchild is expected in July. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews...
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John Patrick McDonnell

March 7, 2020

John Patrick McDonnell, of Southampton, PA and previously from the Mayfair section of Philadelphia, passed away on March 7th, 2020 at the age of 80. He was the beloved husband for 55 years of Lynette (nee Hillis), who she affectionately called "Honey." He was the devoted father of John P McDonnell Jr (Megan); and Lynette Marie Mahon (Edward), and loving "Pop Pop" of Brady and Brendan. We also can...
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Stosh Tunney

March 6, 2020

Stosh Tunney, 41 of Warminster passed away on March 6, 2020. Loving father of Maria Tunney, Stosh Tunney, Jr. and Andrew Tunney. Beloved son of Stanley Tunney and Maureen McGurk. Dear brother of Patrick Tunney, Gene Tunney, Shane Renaud and Justus Porta. Stosh was actively involved in coaching his three children at their various sports. He enjoyed watching them excel. He was a very hard...
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Helen A. Carroll

March 5, 2020

Helen A. Carroll, of Tacony, PA, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, March 5, 2020 at the age of 84. Helen is predeceased by her parents Edwin and Elizabeth (nee Knight) Poole; her son Jeffrey S. Carroll (surviving spouse Darlene); brother John Knight (surviving spouse Rita); and brother-in-law Gustave Fries. Helen is survived by her beloved husband Richard C. Carroll;...
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Debra Anne "Debbie" Bailer

March 2, 2020

Debra Anne "Debbie" Bailer passed away on March 2, 2020, at the age of 51 after living with metastatic breast cancer since 2011. Debbie was the loving daughter of Charles Bailer, Sr. and the late Maryanne Bailer (nee Wynne), cherished sister of Charles Bailer, Jr., Susan (Gregory) Unger, Donna (Christopher) D'Ambrosio, Daniel (Cynthia) Bailer, and Michael Bailer, and the most precious aunt of...
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Albert W. Hall , Jr.

March 1, 2020

Albert W. Hall Jr., age 89, of Warminster; formerly of Bensalem , passed away with his family at his side March 21, 2020 at his residence at the Rose Garden at Ann's Choice. He was born in Philadelphia, PA. He was the devoted husband of Emma Crudde-Hall and the late Joan B Hall. He was father of the late Gary A. Hall. Albert is survived by his daughter Judith Lepp (Wayne), his son Thomas...
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Jeanette "Jean" Eppel

March 1, 2020

Jeanette Eppel, "Jean" age 83, passed away Sunday March 1,2020 at Jefferson Health Hospice, in Warminster, PA. , She was born in Philadelphia to Walter Louis Eppel and Mary Catherine (nee Godley). She was a kind, loving and undemanding soul who was never shy about letting you know what she wanted and how she felt about anything. What she wanted most of all was to be thought of and included....
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Catherine M. (nee Perry) Laigaie

March 1, 2020

Catherine M. Laigaie (nee Perry) passed away on March 1, 2020 at the age of 84. Beloved wife of William J. Laigaie and the late Donald Geiger, Sr.; loving mother of Don Geiger, Jr. (the late Donna), Carl Geiger (Marie), Kathy Gill (Harry), Joyce Bradley (Bob), Brenda Geiger, Donna Geiger (Jim Dudley) and the late Barry Geiger. She is also survived by her 14 grandchildren and 12 great...
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Anthony J. Falcone , Sr.

September 3, 1927 - February 28, 2020

Anthony J. Falcone, Sr., of Philadelphia, passed away into God's loving care on Friday night, February 28, 2020 at Vitas Hospice at Methodist Hospital. He was 92 years old. "Tony" as he was affectionately known by to his family and friends, was born on September 3, 1927 to the late Emilio and Helen (née Wisniewski) Falcone in Philadelphia. He was the husband to the late Maryann A. (née Root)...
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Donna Ann Crowley

February 28, 2020

Donna Ann Crowley, age 63, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on February 28th, 2020. She at was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was the daughter of the late Dominic and Theresa Lachimia. Donna Ann was the beloved wife of William " Bill" married over 42 years. She was the loving mother of William ( his wife Joanna) "Bill" III. She will be sadly missed by her...
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James "Scoots" Marcinkus

April 6, 1953 - February 27, 2020

James "Scoots" Marcinkus of Rockledge, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 27th. Beloved husband of 41 years of Kathleen (nee Hall). Dear brother of Mary Ann Curtis (the late Robert Curtis). Loving father of James (Jessica) and Steven (Jennifer). Devoted Pop Pop of Steven, Giavanna and Cali. Born in Carbondale on April 6, 1953 to James and Mary (nee Casmer) Marcinkus. Jim...
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Deborah L. "Debbie" (nee Ensminger) Hartman

February 27, 2020

Deborah L. "Debbie" Hartman (nee Ensminger) passed away on February 27, 2020 at the age of 49. Loving mother of Chloe Morgan; beloved daughter of Charles (Barbara) and the late Joan Ensminger; dear sister of Barbara Lennon (Bob) and Ross Ensminger (Allison Zimri); cherished aunt of Zachary and Brian. Debbie will be sadly missed by her many friends and family. Relatives and friends are invited...
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Richard Szajdecki

February 27, 2020

Szajdecki Richard, of Phila, on Feb 27, 2020 Beloved husband of the late Marie and loving father of Walter (Diane), Michael "Bish" (Audrey), Theresa Grande, Cecilia Burke (Tim), Barb DeCarlo (Joe) and the late Sigismund "Ziggy". Also survived by 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to Richard's Life Celebration, Tuesday, March 3rd, from 9:30-10:30am...
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Martin J. McFadden

February 26, 2020

Martin J. McFadden, of Philadelphia, passed away peacefully on February 26, 2020 at the age of 81. Martin was the beloved husband of the late Anna (nee Aleksiejczyk); loving father of Martin Jr. (Patricia), Michaeline DeGregorio (Paul), Frank (late Denise), Janice (Hope), Paul, Beth, Annette Snock (Jim), and the late Eric; caring grandfather of 14 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren; and...
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Denise M. Haughney

February 26, 2020

Denise M. Haughney, 42, of Rockledge, PA passed away on February 26, 2020 surrounded by her family. Born in Philadelphia, PA, Denise was the daughter of Mary Lou Haughney (nee Clothier) and the late John Joseph Haughney III. Denise attended both Presentation BVM Elementary School, Merion-Mercy Academy and Cedar Grove Academy. Denise was compassionate, kind, loving and spirited. She adored her...
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William E. "Bill" Vickery, Jr.

February 25, 2020

William E. "Bill" Vickery, Jr. passed away, suddenly, on February 25, 2020 at the age of 45. Beloved son of Anne and William E. Vickery, Sr.; loving brother of Janine Vickery Fitzsimmons (fiancé, Ryan Kipple); cherished uncle of Leah and Lily. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Bill enjoyed all types of music and playing the drums. He was an avid Flyers fan and also like...
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Margaret J. "Margie" Karis

February 24, 2020

Margaret J. Karis of Philadelphia passed away on Monday February 24,2020 at Roosevelt Health Care. Margie was born 70 years ago to Francis Karis and Eileen T. Karis (nee Cwikla). She was raised in West Oak Lane and graduated from St. Athanasius Grade School. In 1967, she graduated from Cardinal Dougherty High School in Olney. After earning her degree from Peirce Business School she went to work...
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Patrick "Pat" J. Curry

February 23, 2020

Patrick "Pat" J. Curry, 34, passed away suddenly, at home, on February 23rd, 2020. He was greeted with open arms of those that left before him, including his Mom (Nancy McColgan Curry), his Grandpop (Frances J. McColgan), and his brother-from-another-mother (Christopher R. Tropio). Pat was born and raised in Philadelphia by Charles V. Curry and the late Nancy Curry (nee McColgan). He...
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Luis Alberto Quintero

February 23, 2020

Luis Alberto Quintero, of Philadelphia, passed away on February 23, 2020 at the age of 64. He was the beloved husband of Gladys (nee Saez); devoted father of Diana Quintero, Julian Quintero, Leslie Dávila, and Ingrid Rodriguez; loving son of Mariela (nee Dávila), loving brother of Alba Lucia, Ramon, Hector, Martha, Gustavo, and Javier, and proud grandfather of 11 grandchildren. Luis Alberto...
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Romelia (Romy) Sulaiman

February 22, 2020

Romelia (Romy) Sulaiman, of Philadelphia, passed away with her family by her side on February 22nd, 2020 at the age of 73. She was born in Palmira, Colombia, and was the daughter of the late Genaro and Maria Andrade. Romelia was the beloved wife of Luis; married over 50 years. She was the devoted mother of Brian (his wife Amy), Alexander, and Jessica. She will be sadly missed by her...
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Sharon Kerzner

February 22, 2020

Sharon Kerzner, age 78, of Philadelphia, passed away on Saturday, February 22, 2020. She is survived by her very large extended family. Sharon had many loving nieces and nephews; David, Dorothy, John, Jackie, and Michael, many cousins; Linda (Joe), Stewart (Corine), Sydney (Caroline), Mike (Susan), Barbara Mand, Irene Berger, and Staci Cooperstein. Sharon also has many great niece and nephews....
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Howard Ken Nace

February 21, 2020

Howard Ken Nace age 86, passed away peacefully on February 21, 2020 at his residence in Honey Brook, PA. He was born in Philadelphia, PA, son of the late Howard M. and Elizabeth Nace and brother to the late Warren L. Nace. He was a salesman for Sears for 44 years. He was a gentle and hard-working family man. While he enjoyed handyman work, woodworking, jazz and big band music, spending...
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Maureen T. Welsh

February 19, 2020

Maureen T. Welsh, age 78, passed away peacefully with her family by her side in Jamison, PA, on February 19, 2020. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was the daughter of the late Joseph and Isabel Bradley. Maureen was the devoted wife of the late Francis P. Sr., married 53 years. She was the beloved mother of Francis P. Jr., Thomas (Barb), Patrick (Helen), Michael, Kathleen ...
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Florence B. Mioduszewski

February 19, 2020

Florence B. Mioduszewski, age 90, of Philadelphia, Pa. passed away Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Hickory House Nursing Home. She was the daughter of the late John and Jennie Dymek, beloved wife of the late Walter Mioduszewski, loving mother of Elaine M. Wilson (Gary), Laura Ann Ritchie (Anthony) and Janet M. Mioduszewski, dear sister of the late Mildred Vanderslice, cherished grandmother of...
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Edna M. (nee Robey) Lyons

February 18, 2020

Edna M. Lyons (nee Robey), age 96, of North East Phila., passed away Tuesday Feb. 18, 2020 at Rivers Edge Nursing Home. She was the beloved wife of the late John J. Lyons, and dear sister of the late Raymond and Howard Robey. Edna had worked at Sealtest Food in Philadelphia. Her Memorial Service was held Sunday Feb. 23, 2020 at Liberty Evangelical Free Church, 5125 Linden Ave., Phila., Pa. 19114...
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Mary R. (nee Robinson) Quigley

February 18, 2020

Mary R. Quigley (nee Robinson), of Philadelphia, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at the age of 96. Mary was the beloved wife of the late John Patrick Quigley; the loving mother of Mary Quigley; loving grandmother of Moira; caring sister of the late Albert, the late Alice, the late Dolores, Nancy and Frances. Services will be private.
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Lisa Sowisdral-Giosa

February 17, 2020

Lisa Sowisdral-Giosa of Philadelphia passed away on February 17, 2020 surrounded by her loving family. She was 54 years old. Lisa is survived by her children, Leon Sowisdral III and Reonna Giosa, her mother, Patricia Butch, brother Joseph Butch and her fiancé Thomas Brennan. Relatives and friends are invited to share in Lisa's Life Celebration Friday February 21, 2020 starting 9:00 AM followed...
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Helen V. (nee Molinowski) Jeral

February 16, 2020

Helen V. Jeral (nee Molinowski) quietly entered Heaven's Gates on February 16, 2020 at the age of 88 surrounded by her family. Preceded in death by her parents, Paul and Victoria Molinowski, her devoted husband of 63 years, Robert John, twin sons Kevin and Richard, daughter Celeste Cimorelli and grandson Shawn. Loving mother (and mother-in-law) of Robert Jeral (Barbara), Victoria Schiffler (the...
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William M. Rapach

February 15, 2020

William M. Rapach 77 years old, of Philadelphia passed away surrounded by his loving family on Saturday February 15th, 2020. William is survived by his loving wife Anna (nee Corsanico), of 55 years. He is also survived by his cherished children, Sharon (John), and Tracey (Tom), as well as his adored grandchildren, Heather (Jeff), Anthony (Amanda), Kady, and Kelly, and his adored great...
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Thomas J. Brisendine

February 15, 2020

Thomas J. Brisendine passed away on February 15, 2020 at the age of 72. Loving father of Paige Furphy (Thomas) and Thomas Brisendine (Lisa); cherished grandfather of Chase Brisendine; dear brother of Bernard, Robert (Carol) and the late Gail and John Brisendine. Tom enjoyed spending time with his family, especially his grandson. He was an avid Eagles fan and also enjoyed fishing and going to...
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William J. Lindsay

February 14, 2020

William J. Lindsay, of Bensalem, Pa, passed away on February 14, 2020 at the age of 70. William is survived by his loving sisters Anne Marie Barton (John) and Sister Elizabeth Lindsay; his former wife Charlotte Spieler, his nieces and nephews, and his great-nephew. Services will be held privately at the request of his family. Care has been entrusted to John F. Givnish of Academy Road.
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Lewis Joseph Radziszewski, Jr.

February 11, 2020

Lewis Joseph Radziszewski, Jr., age 34, of Philadelphia passed away Tuesday February 11, 2020 at Jefferson-Torresdale Hospital. He was a life-long resident of the Parkwood section of the city and was a true Philly Sports fan, especially the Flyers. Since 2006, Lew worked with his dad as an ironworker at Haydon Bolts, Inc. in the Frankford section. At one time he was in a band and played the...
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Agnes Murtha

May 10, 1931 - February 11, 2020

Agnes Murtha, of Philadelphia, passed away on Tuesday, February 11, 2020. She was 88 years old. Agnes was born in Philadelphia on May 10, 1931 to the late William and Agnes (née Lonergan) Brady and was the wife to the late James R. Murtha who passed away in 2013. Agnes was a devoted homemaker who cared for her family. She liked to cook, bake, and was quite talented at sewing and making her own...
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Helen M. Troxell

February 11, 2020

Helen M. Troxell, of Philadelphia, passed away peacefully on February 11, 2020 at the age of 94. She was the daughter of the late Thomas and Mary (nee Stewart) Troxell. Helen is predeceased by her siblings Thomas Troxell, Katherine Worst, Dorothy Koller, Margaret Ward, James Troxell, and Mary Tosten. She is survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to share in...
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Kathryn Mae "Kay" (nee Sutherland) Wassinger

April 17, 1927 - February 7, 2020

WASSINGER 
KATHRYN MAE "KAY" 
(nee Sutherland) Kay, the first child of Henry and Katharine Sutherland, came into this world April 17, 1927, on a 
beautiful Easter Sunday morning. She led a long and happy life, but slipped away from us peacefully, 
at home, on Friday, February 7, 2020 at the age of 92 and 10 months. She and her beloved husband, Donald R. Wassinger, were married...
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Victor A. Campellone

February 7, 2020

Victor A. Campellone, 34 of Huntingdon Valley passed away on February 7, 2020. Beloved son of Linda DeMarco Campellone and the late Anthony Campellone. Dear brother of Antonio Campellone and brother-in-law of Michelle Campellone and loving uncle of Michael, Antonio and Dylan. Victor was a kind and loving young man who was blessed with a beautiful family, loving relatives and many friends. He...
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Eleanor (nee Blee) Buck

February 6, 2020

Buck Eleanor M. (nee Blee), passed away at the age of 78 on February 6th, 2020. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of Joseph and Genevieve (Leith) Blee. Eleanor was the beloved wife of 51years to the late Edward L. Buck; the devoted mother of Catherine Carbone (Rocco), Edward (Kimberly), Diane (Kathleen), and Ronald (Jennifer). She was predeceased by her two sons, Michael and James. ...
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Elaine F. DeLeo

February 3, 2020

Elaine F. DeLeo, age 89, passed away peacefully on February 3rd, 2020. She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and currently resided in the Fox Chase section of the city. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Esther DeLeo. Elaine was the beloved sister of Josephine (her husband "Clip") Clipner, Joseph " Jr" (his wife Rose) DeLeo, Fred ( his wife "Babe") DeLeo, and Patricia (her...
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Barbara Lee

February 2, 2020

Lee, Barbara (nee Ligh), 83, of Philadelphia passed away peacefully at home on Feb. 2, 2020, with her children by her side. Barbara was the loving wife of 46 years to the late Henry Lee. They raised three beautiful children together, daughter Wyman Lee, son Glenn Lee, and her daughter Shirley Wiley (Kevin). Barbara was blessed with two granddaughters, Jessica and Natalie Wiley. Relatives and...
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Sally A. (nee LaPergola) Gray

February 2, 2020

Sally A. (nee LaPergola) Gray, of Philadelphia, PA, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020, at the age of 77. Born and raised in Philadelphia to the late Michael and Marie LaPergola, Sally enjoyed crocheting, crossword puzzles and collecting miniature Angels. She was a Judiciary Secretary who proudly ran her "kitchen table law firm," helping people in need in all legal aspects while being served a...
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Mildred "Millie" M. (nee Ryan) Haas

February 1, 2020

Mildred "Millie" M. Haas (nee Ryan) completed her earthly journey and began her new life with God on Friday, February 1, 2020. A devoted wife to her late husband Joe for over 50 years and mother of four children, Millie was born in Philadelphia's Port Richmond section to Ben and Bridget Ryan, and attended Nativity BVM Grade School, and Little Flower High School. Millie grew up as part of a large...
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James E. "Jim" Sieger

January 31, 2020

James E. "Jim" Sieger, of Sioux Falls, SD, formerly of Philadelphia, passed away on January 31, 2020 at the age of 54. Loving father of Matthew Sieger (Katrina Elder) and grandfather of Mila and Luca; beloved son of Leonard and the late Dorothy Sieger; dear brother of Len Sieger (Clare), Diane Costello (Tony) and Susan Newton; husband of Patricia (nee Kaye). Jim enjoyed taking road trips on...
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Robert J. Quirk

January 30, 2020

Robert (Bob) J. Quirk, 67 passed away suddenly at his home in Florida on January 30, 2020. He was the son of the late William F. and Regina T Quirk (Murphy). He is survived by his loving wife Lori (Barr), sons Michael (Meaghan) and Kevin (Natalie), daughter Sarah (Michael) and 5 grandchildren. He leaves behind his siblings William (Louise), Carole (Don), Mary (Stan dec.), Lawrence (Ella),...
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Thomas W. Corcoran

March 19, 1968 - January 30, 2020

Thomas W. Corcoran, age 51 , passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday January 30, 2020. Born on March 19, 1968 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. He is survived by his wife, Cyndi and children Madelynn and Thomas "TJ", parents Nikki (Jim) Donlen, and Tom (Betty) Corcoran, and sisters Karen (Todd) Mullaney, Kristen (Marc) Anderson, and Kim (Chris) Heuer. All of these he...
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Michael Anthony Kline

January 30, 2020

Michael Anthony Kline 65 years old, of Pottstown passed away surrounded by his loving family on Thursday January 30th, 2020. Michael is survived by his beloved wife, Kimberly Kline. He is also survived by his loving sons, Cody Miller (Carolyn), Michael Kline, and Matthew Kline, as well as his adored granddaughter, Josslyn, and devoted brother Joseph Kline (Elly). He is predeceased by his parents,...
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Teresa Bondarenko

January 28, 2020

Teresa Bondarenko, of Philadelphia, PA, passed away on January 28th, 2020 at the age of 72. She was the beloved wife of the late Henryk Bondarenko; devoted mother of Peter Bondarenko (Jonni); and loving grandmother of Peter (Angela), Elizabeth, Krista, and Lukas; and loving great grandmother of Jason. Teresa was born in Poland on December 7th, 1948, and in the 1980s immigrated to the United...
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Mary Ann R. McCloskey

January 28, 2020

Mary Ann R. McCloskey, age 79, of Northeast Philadelphia, formerly of Roxborough, passed away peacefully on January 28, 2020 after a long and courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. She was born in Philadelphia, PA and the daughter of the late John and Catherine Zawislak. Mary Ann was the devoted wife of the late Joseph F. McCloskey married over 32 years. She was the beloved mother of...
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Jerome V. "Jerry" Konrad

January 28, 2020

Jerome V. "Jerry" Konrad passed away on January 28, 2020 at the age of 84. Beloved husband of the late Carole A. (nee Cunningham); loving father of Christine and Karen Konrad; dear brother of Georgia Horwatt. Jerry enjoyed spending time with his family. He liked fixing things, taking things apart to see how they worked, wood working, making and repairing clocks, doing electrical work and...
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Joseph M. D'Aulerio

January 27, 2020

Joseph M. D'Aulerio, 83 of Philadelphia went to be with the Lord on January 27, 2020. Survived by his wife Delores (nee DiOrio). Devoted father of Anthony, Joseph (Darlene), and Dee. Proud Pop of Nick (Tara), Doug (Rachel), Michael, Carly, Benny, Joseph, Bailey and Paige. Great-grandfather of Nicky, Max and Mason. Joseph is survived by his sister Philamena Vassallo (Mike). Predeceased by his...
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Bassan Kuchinov

January 27, 2020

Bassan Kuchinov, of Langhorne, PA. passed away Monday, January 27, 2020, at his home. He was born 90 years ago in Yugoslavia and had owned a laundromat in North East Philadelphia. He was predeceased by a daughter, Katja Kuchinov and is survived by his wife, Loreta Kuchinov, his children; Jessica Kuchinov, Robert Kuchinov and Vanessa Kuchinov and four grandchildren. Family and friends are...
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Kathleen Ruth Roach

January 26, 2020

Kathleen Ruth Roach, of Brigantine and Philadelphia, passed away on January 26th 2020 at the age of 54. Kathleen was the loving daughter of Jerry Roach and K. Sandra Roach. Kathleen was the caring sister to Renee Moss, Tara Roach, and the late Jerry Roach. Kathleen will also be greatly missed by her many nieces and nephew; Samantha Moss, Gabrielle Moss, Karen Roach, Crystal Roach, Cassidy...
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Brandan M. Boulden

January 24, 2020

Brandan M. Boulden, 44 of Mechanicsburg formerly of Philadelphia passed away on January 24, 2020. Loving father of Halle K. Boulden. Dear son of Wayne L. Boulden and Eileen M. Boulden. Best friend and brother of Jason A. Boulden and the late Kimberly M. Boulden. Brandan's infectious smile lit up the world. He was an amazing friend to so many and a better father. He loved cooking for the...
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Mikayla Torres

January 23, 2020

Mikayla Torres was born and passed away peacefully on January 23, 2020. Mikayla is survived by her parents Hector Torres and Dana Monteleone; her siblings Hector, Brianna, and Millani. Relatives and friends are invited to share in Mikayla's Life Celebration on Saturday, February 8, 2020 beginning at 12:00PM followed by her funeral service at 1:00PM at John F. Givnish of Academy Road. 10975...
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John T. Conroy

January 23, 2020

John T. Conroy, age 69, passed away peacefully at the Fox Chase Cancer Center in Northeast Philadelphia, on January 23rd, 2020. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was the son of the late John and Dorothy Conroy. John was the Beloved father of Vincent (his wife Andrea). He will be sadly missed by his brother Francis ( his wife Maryanne) Conroy, Thomas (his wife Winnie) Conroy, his...
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Mine Shahaj

January 20, 2020

Shahaj Mine, of Philadelphia, passed away January 20th, 2020 at the age of 84. She was beloved wife of the late Safet Shahaj; devoted mother of Agim (Besa), Alma (Mark), Liliana (Cruz), and Ilir; and loving grandmother of Henri, Sagi, Iva, Edimir, and Kejsi. Family and friends are invited to Shahaj's Life Celebration at the John F. Givnish Funeral Home, 10975 Academy Rd, Philadelphia, PA 19154...
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Thomas O. Gallagher

January 19, 2020

Thomas O. Gallagher, of Philadelphia, on January 19th at the age of 83. Tom was the son of the late Thomas and Ellen. Tom was the loving brother to Margaret Fitzpatrick (late Daniel), and Mary V. Helsen (Jerry), as well as the late Eugene Gallagher and Hugh Gallagher. Tom leaves behind an adoring legacy in his ten nieces and nephews; Daniel, Greggory, Sharon, Dara, Kenneth, Sharon, Steven,...
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Joanne Lois (nee Keller) Craig

January 19, 2020

Joanne Lois Craig (nee Keller) , 82 years young, passed into eternal peace on Sunday, January 19, 2020. Born in Philadelphia, She was the daughter of the late Edward J and Martha (Morrow) Keller. She graduated from Germantown High School and as many young women in the 50's did, began her employment with Bell Telephone. Joanne then transitioned to the banking industry for many years. She...
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Robert W. Holmes

January 19, 2020

Robert W. Holmes, of Philadelphia, PA passed away peacefully on January 19, 2020 at the age of 56. Robert is predeceased by his mother Catherine (nee Maloney). He is survived by his loving father Clarence Holmes and stepmother Terry Holmes; caring siblings Michael Holmes, Kate Yeager (Art Bertoldi), Jack Holmes, Anthony Holmes (Laura), Judy Holmes, and Lindsey Holmes; nieces and nephews Freddy,...
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William Patrick Robinson

January 16, 2020

William Patrick Robinson, age 73, died Thursday January 16, 2020 at St. Mary's Hospital, Langhorne, PA. He was a retired Philadelphia Police Officer and a Disabled Veteran. Willian was born in Philadelphia to Mary Murphy and was raised in the Gray's Ferry section of the city and was very proud of his Irish heritage. He attended St. Gabriel's Parochial School and then St. John Neumann High School...
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Kathleen Laverty

January 15, 2020

Laverty Kathleen, of Philadelphia, passed away on January 15th, 2020. She was the beloved wife of the late Daniel Laverty; devoted mother Lisa Laverty, Daniel Laverty (Erin), Michael Laverty (Jennifer), Christopher Laverty, Kathleen Laverty, and Timothy Laverty; loving grandmother of Kaiden, Erin, Collin, Cara, Keenan, Danielle; and beloved sister of David Palmer (Barbara), Joseph Palmer (Susan...
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Regina Maria "Gina" Klinke

January 14, 2020

Regina Maria Klinke "Gina" on January 14, 2020, age 58, of Philadelphia, PA passed away from a very aggressive cancer (Carcinosarcoma). She graduated from John W. Hallahan Catholic High School for Girls. She was an office coordinator for KMS staffing agency. Gina was the daughter of the late Joseph Anthony and Roseanna Theresa Klinke. She was the youngest of seven children and was recently...
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John L. "Jack" Walsh

January 14, 2020

John L. Walsh "Jack", age 87, of Phila on January 14, 2020. Beloved husband of Dolores (nee Hart), Loving father of John (Suzanne), Thomas (Lillian) and Robert (Maureen), brother of Patricia Brooks and Richard Walsh (Carol), Pop-Pop of Jillian, Juliann, Connor, RP, Sean, John IV and Matthew, brother in law of Alexander McCloskey and George Hart (Lynne). Also surviving are numerous nieces, nephews...
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Jane (nee Boyer) Prodoehl

January 14, 2020

Jane Prodoehl (nee Boyer), originally of Mayfair, passed away on January 14th at the age of 98. She was the devoted wife of the late Leonard "Lefty"; beloved mother of Paul (Lynne), Gerry (Linda), Clare Kobierowski, Jane (Chuck) Kent, and Regina Haug; loving grandmother of Jacqueline, Rachel, Gerry, the late Ryan, Kim, Rich, Chalie, Darrick, Clare, Carol Ann, Lisa and Brittany; loving great...
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Josef Proll

January 13, 2020

Josef Proll, passed away on January 13th 2020 at the age of 83. Josef is survived by his loving wife Julie Proll (Nee Ritt) of 53 years and his children; Joseph Proll (Cindy), Robert M. Proll (Evelyn), and Linda M. Hawley (Joseph). Josef leaves behind an impressive legacy in his six grandchildren; Zalma (Sergio), Connor, Matthew, Ryan, Tyler, Thomas, and great granddaughter Mia. Josef will also...
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Joseph Bruce Gray

January 12, 2020

Joseph Bruce Gray, of Philadelphia, passed away on January 12th at the age of 84. Joe was the loving father to Joseph Gray (Patricia), Gloria McCauley, the late Cynthia, and the late Kenneth. Joe was also the adoring husband and longtime companion to Marie Gray "Bunny." Joe leaves behind an impressive legacy in his five grandchildren; Michael D. McCauley "Dean", Timothy McCauley, Jamie Gray,...
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John P. "Jack" Fallon

January 11, 2020

John P. "Jack" Fallon, age 88, passed away peacefully at his residence in Northeast Philadelphia, on January 11st, 2020. He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and was the son of the late Peter and Elizabeth Fallon. Jack was the devoted husband of the late Catherine (nee Quinlan), married over 59 years. He was the Beloved father of Dolores (her husband Robert) Morris, Cathleen Fallon,...
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Katheryn H. Martin

January 10, 2020

Katheryn H. Martin 93 of Philadelphia passed away on January 10, 2020. Beloved wife of the late William J. Martin, Sr. Loving mother of Nancy R. Pasceri (Pete), William J. Martin, Jr. (Beverly) and Paul S. Martin (Judeth). Grandmother of Wendy Keller, Amy Afflerbach, Jennifer Feldman, Veronica Greever, Robert Hartman, Jr, Joshua Martin, Kathleen Eardley and Luke Martin. Great grandmother of Chase...
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Robert A. Sloan

January 10, 2020

Robert A. Sloan 77 of Philadelphia passed away on January 10, 2020. Beloved husband of Kathleen M. (nee Kirch) Sloan. Loving father of Jennifer Sloan (Nelson Williams), Kevin Sloan (Andrea), Andrew Sloan (Karla), Shawn Sloan (Jamie) and the late Robbie Sloan. Grandfather of Michael, Tyler, Joseph, Ryan, Connor, Aidan, Liam, Victoria, Gabriella, Eleanor and Vivian. Great grandfather of McKenzie,...
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Sheila (nee Hanley) Quirk

January 9, 2020

Sheila Quirk (nee Hanley) passed away on January 9, 2020 at the age of 60. Beloved wife of Donald M. Quirk, Sr.; loving mother of Monica Quirk, Donald M. Quirk, Jr. and Lauren Quirk (John McGrath); dear sister of John Hanley (Sue), Mary Battelle, Thomas Hanley, Helen Drab (John) and Michael Hanley; also survived by many nieces and nephews. Sheila enjoyed spending time with her family, cooking,...
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Antonio "Tony" DeRose

January 8, 2020

Antonio "Tony" DeRose passed away on January 8, 2020 at the age of 67. Beloved husband of Maria (nee Rotunno); loving father of Michael DeRose (Suzanne), Carmen Reed (Brian) and Carolyn Wojciechowski (Michael); cherished grandfather of Anthony, Santino, Giovanna, Ryan, Nicholas, Jenna, Joey, Brianna and Mia; dear brother of Joanne Newhouse (John) and Mary Pinel (Bud); also survived by many nieces...
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Megan Patricia McDonald

January 6, 2020

McDonald Megan Patricia McDonald, of Bensalem, passed away due to complications of Diabetes on January 6th at the age of 30. Megan is survived by her loving parents, Paul McDonald (Kate) and Patricia Fletcher (Bobby Fletcher) as we as her brother Sean McDonald (Theresa), and her grandmother Margaret Mason. Megan was the niece to Maureen Miller (Joseph), Michael McDonald (Barbara), James...
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Kathleen E. Hayes

January 3, 2020

Kathleen E. Hayes, age 72, of Somerton, passed away Saturday, January 3, 2020. She was born in Philadelphia to Woodrow Edwards and the former Helen Breslin. She was a graduate of St. Hubert High School for Girls, Class of'64. Kathleen had lived in Oxford Circle, and Rhawnhurst but spent most of her life in Somerton. For 35 years she worked for the Federal Government spending most of her career...
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Marianne H. (nee Rohrbacher) Pistory

December 31, 2019

Marianne H. Pistory (nee Rohrbacher) passed away on December 31, 2019 at the age of 66. Beloved wife of the late Michael J. Pistory; beloved mother of Michael Bandy-Pistory (Brian), Stephen Pistory (Kaitlin) and Joseph Pistory (Lauren); cherished grandmother of Dakota and Michael David; dear sister of Annette Marcel (James) and Stephen Rohrbacher (Ruth). Also survived by many nieces and nephews....
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Helen M. Schweiker

December 30, 2019

Helen M. Schweiker, age 80, of Voorhees, NJ, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, passed away suddenly on December 30, 2019. She was born in Philadelphia, PA, daughter of the late Otto and Katherine Munz. Helen was the devoted wife of the late William R. Schweiker Sr. She was beloved mother of Helene Achuff (Ken Miller), William R. Schweiker Jr. (Amy) and Thomas Schweiker (Kate). She was the loving...
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John W. (Jack) Firth, Sr.

December 29, 2019

With heavy hearts, we announce the peaceful passing of John W. Firth, Sr. (Jack) on December 29, 2019. Jack is survived by his loving wife, Claire (Simmons). Their children, Jacquelyn (Barry), Michael, Roxanne (Kenneth), Tracy, David (Vicki), Claire (Mike), as well as three sons, grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, and sisters, Diane Amons and Bonnie Wierczbowski....
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Stephen M. Przybylinski

December 29, 2019

Stephen M. Przybylinski, 64 of Philadelphia passed away on December 29, 2019. Beloved husband of Barbarajean Iarosis Przybylinski. Loving father of Amy, Katelyn, Joseph and Shannon. Devoted pop-pop to Damon, Isabella, Jerri-lyn, Roman and Viviana. Dear brother of Catherine MacDonald (James), Nancy Faber (Walt), Maryanne Vile (Don), Joan McMullen (Bob), Jaime Przybylinski (Carol) and John...
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William John Brophy

December 27, 2019

William John Brophy, 57 of Philadelphia passed away on December 27, 2019 surrounded by his loving family.  Beloved husband of Chrissy M. Brophy.  Loving father of Megan, Christian, Shane, and Olivia.  Dear friend of many. Bill started out his law enforcement career as a Temple Police Officer, he then transferred to the Philadelphia Police Department where he became a detective with the...
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Josephine M. (Nee Mruk) Spaeder

December 24, 2019

Spaeder, Josephine M., (Nee Mruk), age 93 of Philadelphia., Beloved wife of the late Leo Sr., Loving mother of Anna Marie Fath (Robert), Leo Spaeder (Ann) and Margaret Hodges (Kevin); dear Babci of 8 and great Babci of 5. Relatives and friends are invited to share in Josephine's Life Celebration Saturday staring 9:00 AM followed by her funeral mass 10:00 AM at the church of St. Christopher 13301...
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Joseph B. McCloskey

December 21, 2019

Joseph B. McCloskey passed away on December 21, 2019 at the age of 81. Loving father of Joseph (Eileen), Richard and Cynthia McCloskey; cherished grandfather of William, Sean, Ashley, the late Joanie and great-grandfather of William and Christian; dear brother of Richard McCloskey (Carol) and the late Marcella O'Kane. Relatives and friends are invited to Joseph's Life Celebration Friday,...
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Kathleen L. (nee Gordon) Collins

December 21, 2019

Kathleen L. Collins (nee Gordon) passed away on December 21, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Daniel J. Collins; loving mother of Daniel Collins (Bridget), Lauren Pollock (Buddy) and Michael Collins; cherished grandmother of Katie, Ryan, Colin, Danni and Brendan; dear sister of Linda Gallagher (Richard) and aunt of David and Alexa Gallagher. She was preceded in death by her parents, Catherine and...
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Dolores D. Bisceglie

December 20, 2019

Dolores D. Bisceglie, 93 years old of Philadelphia passed away peacefully on December 20th, 2019. Wife of the late Samuel J. Bisceglie, Dolores is survived by her loving daughters, Gloria Sokolowski (Brian), and Donna Murt (Edward). Dolores is also survived by her 5 cherished grandchildren, 5 adored great grandchildren, as well as her beloved sister Loretta. She is predeceased by her dear...
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