Obituaries

Recent Obituaries

Doris S. Donchez

November 7, 2017

Doris S. Donchez of Doylestown, died on November 7, 2017 at Neshaminy Manor Nursing Home. She was 95 years old. She was happily married for 68 years to the late Frank Donchez. Doris was born in Bethlehem to the late Nellie (Helen) Smith and Spurgeon Sigley. Doris graduated from Liberty High School in Bethlehem. In

Richard A. Bierly

November 6, 2017

Rick Bierly, of Buckingham Township, Bucks County, passed away on Monday, November 6, 2017 after a brief bout with cancer. He was 62 and survived by his wife of nearly 39 years Nancy (Kirchmyer) Bierly and by his three daughters: Kristen Bierly, of Doylestown, PA; Lauren Bierly, of Brooklyn, NY and Suzanne Bierly, of Chalfont

Robert A. West

October 29, 2017

Robert Arthur West, 60, of Doylestown Borough, died of natural causes on Sunday, October 29, 2017. He was born in Doylestown Hospital and maintained his Borough residence throughout his life, although technical consulting took him to other states. He graduated from Princeton with a BS in Physics. At the time of his passing, he was

Dennis E. Knapp

October 29, 2017

Dennis Knapp, of Perkasie, formerly of Doylestown, passed quietly in his sleep on Sunday, October 29. He was 81 years old and the beloved husband for 59 years in May of Edith Ann (Briggs) Knapp. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughters: Dawn Przyuski and Wendy Knothe; his grandchildren: Christina Brunner,

Susan M. Hardy

October 27, 2017

Susan Mae Hardy (nee Kernen) passed away Friday, October 27, 2017. She was 90. She was a beloved mother and grandmother and the devoted wife of the late Kenneth Hardy. A longtime resident of Rushland she had spent the last several years in a nursing home in Brooksville, FL. Susan was retired from the Bucks

John P. Harris

October 24, 2017

John Presley Harris of Doylestown, formerly of Harrisburg passed away on Tuesday October 24, 2017. He was 84 and the beloved husband of Carolyn Greenawalt Harris. Mr. Harris was a Penn State University graduate and worked for the university for 31 years as an Agricultural Extension agent. John loved the extension service and remained active

David W. Gordon

October 20, 2017

David William Gordon of Doylestown passed away peacefully on October 20 at the age of 95 following a brief illness. Born in Mount Vernon, NY, David was the son of the late William F. and Ernestine Meyer Gordon. A 1940 Doylestown High School graduate, he served in the Army Air Force in WWII as an

Judith A. Taylor

October 19, 2017

Judith Ann Taylor, of Doylestown, passed away peacefully on October 19, 2017 at home. She was 83 and the beloved wife for more that 56 years of Halfred E. Taylor. Born in Martinsville, Indiana, she was the only child of the late Eugene and Tressie Lewis St. John. Judy earned a Master Degree in Education

Lorraine Kastle

October 18, 2017

Lorraine Kastle of Wagener, SC, formerly of Doylestown passed away on Wednesday, October 18, 2017. She was 94 and the wife of the late Dale E. Kastle, who passed in 1974. Born in Doylestown, she was the daughter of the late J. Elwyn and Mabel Allshouse Fretz. Lorraine graduated from Buckingham High School, class of

Clara J. Pultro

October 17, 2017

Clara J. Pultro of Chalfont, passed away at home with her family by her side on Tuesday, October 17, 2017. She was 88 years old and the wife for 67 years of Salvatore Pultro. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Eugene and Geraldine Yanuzzi Fiorino. Clara graduated from St. Hubert Catholic