Obituaries

Recent Obituaries

Louise B. Carlson

May 19, 2017

Louise Emma Carlson of Doylestown peacefully passed away on Friday, May 19th she was 81 years old. Born in Doylestown, she was the daughter of the late Edmund and Gertrude Jörn Bohlman. She grew up in Doylestown and was among the first graduating class of 1953 from Central Bucks High School. Louise graduated with a

Lola C. Gibbs

May 14, 2017

On the morning of May 14, 2017, Lola Clara Gibbs passed away peacefully at home surrounded and comforted by her family. Lola was 86 years old and the wife for 53 years of the late Herbert H. Gibbs Born in Cheswold, Delaware, she was the daughter of the late Bessie Edna and Earl Jeremiah Ridgeway

William L. “Les” Bowman, Jr.

May 14, 2017

William “Les” Bowman passed away at home Sunday May 14th. He was the loving husband of Terry (Fleming) whom he celebrated 45 years of marriage on November 6th, 2016. Born in Doylestown he was the son of the late Les and Helen Bowman. He worked many years in construction for The Barness Organization. He was

Richard J. Abbott, II

May 7, 2017

Richard J. Abbott, II (66) passed away suddenly, but peacefully on May 7th, 2017 at his vacation home in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. He was preceded in death by his beautiful mother, Alicia Marie and his father, Richard J. Abbott, Sr. He was the beloved husband of Joanna (Lalli) Abbott; loving father of: Christa Glitzer

Elaine E. Knorr

May 4, 2017

Elaine E. Knorr, of Doylestown, passed away peacefully at Pine Run Health Care on Thursday, May 4, 2017. She was 83 and the wife of the late Forrest W. Knorr, who passed away in 1996. Born in Doylestown, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Kathleen Schneck Ettenger. Elaine graduated from Doylestown High

Kathleen R. Albrecht

May 1, 2017

Kathleen R. Albrecht, of Buckingham, died Monday, May 1, 2017, at Buckingham Valley Rehab and Nursing. She was 83 and the wife of the late Henry Albrecht, who passed away in 2010. Born in Doylestown, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary Hufnagel Happ. Following graduation from Gwynedd Mercy College, Kathleen worked

Barbara B. Bosler

April 30, 2017

Barbara B. Bosler of Harleysville, formerly of Doylestown, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Sunday, April 30, 2017. In 2008 Barbara was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Linwood W. Bosler, Jr. Born in Reading, Pa, she was the daughter of the late J. Donald and Elsie (Peel) Best. Barbara

Geraldine H. Wodock

April 28, 2017

Geraldine H. Wodock, a longtime residentDoylestown died on April 28, 2017 at Green Ridge Care Center, Scranton. She was 85 years old and the beloved wife for 49 years of the late Joseph R. Wodock. Born in Doylestown, she was the daughter of the late Russell and Idella Selner Hoover. Gerry graduated from Doylestown High

Shane W. Paul

April 28, 2017

Shane W. Paul of Buckingham died on April 27th, 2017 at 83. Born in Philadelphia to the late Philip and Anna Paul, Shane retired in 1991 after a distinguished career in federal service. He enjoyed a long and happy retirement in Bucks County with his devoted wife Susie, taking photographs, wandering, sailing, and exploring the

James F. Stitzinger, Sr.

April 27, 2017

James F. Stitzinger, Sr. of Doylestown died at home on Thursday, April 27. He was 92 and the loving husband for 70 years of the late Elizabeth B. Stitzinger, who passed in 2014. Born in Jenkintown, James was the son of the late Harold G. and Helen Speelman Stitzinger. He lived most of his life