Recent Obituaries

Robert C. Grater

September 4, 2017

Robert C. Grater, a truly loving and giving man, cherished father, grandfather and great-grandfather, passed away peacefully on Monday, Sept. 4, 2017. Born in 1929 to the late Frank and Katie (Young) Grater, he was the second youngest of 14 children. Bob was a graduate of Girard College, Class of 1946, a school for poor,

Joy R. Reed

August 30, 2017

Joy R. Reed, 68, passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 in the presence of her family. Joy Renae Wellen was born in Des Moines, Iowa, the daughter of the late Melvin and Shirley (Rupp) Wellen. She was a graduate of Roosevelt High School and was a music major at John Brown University. She married

Carla W. Sturtevant

August 16, 2017

Carla W. Sturtevant, of Doylestown, died Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at her residence. She was 76 and the wife of Robert F. Sturtevant Sr. Born and raised in Toledo, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Marie Winkleman Belusa. Carla graduated from University of Toledo in 1960 with a major in Education.

Norman F. Pollock

August 14, 2017

Norman F. Pollock of Doylestown passed away peacefully on August 14, 2017. He was 91 years old and the beloved husband of the late Betty L. Pollock. Born in Abington, he was the son of the late Thomas Pollock and Elizabeth (Kurze) Ruger. Prior to retiring, Norm worked for Young and Bowman. One of his

Mary E. Phy

August 2, 2017

Mary E. Phy, of Chalfont, died peacefully at home on Wednesday August 2nd, 2017, surrounded by family. She was 89 years old. Mary was the beloved wife of Albert C. Phy Jr. for 63 years. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Hazel (Dennison) McCrea and raised from the age

Michael P. Olenick

August 10, 2017

Michael P. Olenick, 89, formerly of Steubenville, Ohio passed away peacefully at the Willow Hospice in Doylestown on Thursday, August 10, 2017. Fittingly, this facility is adjacent to one of his favorite sites; the National Shrine of Our Lady of Czestochowa. Born in Weirton, West Virginia, he was the son of the late Vincent and

Mary Lis

August 1, 2017

Mary Lis, of Jamison passed away on Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at The Bridges at Warwick. She was 84 years old and the wife of the late Francis Lis Relatives and friends are invited to her memorial service at 2 p.m., Saturday, August 5 at Reed and Steinbach Funeral Home, 2335 Lower State Road, Doylestown.

Ruby K. Feild

July 30, 2017

Ruby K. Feild, a longtime resident of Doylestown, died Sunday, July 30, 2017, at Wesley Enhanced Living. She was 104 years old and the wife of the late John Meade Feild, who passed away in 1986. Born in Louisville, Kentucky, Ruby lived in the Doylestown area for over 65 years. She was a charter member

Jill Roberts Sarantschin

July 28, 2017

Jill Roberts Sarantschin, of Doylestown, lost her valiant battle with cancer on Friday, July 28th surrounded by her family. She was 54 years old. Born in Allentown, she is survived by her daughters, Elisa and Emily; her parents, Marilyn and William Roberts, her sister, Lynne Appleman, husband, Jim, and nephews, Alex and Will Appleman, as

Ina M. Enmsinger

July 26, 2017

Ina May Ensminger of Doylestown died on July 26 at Doylestown Hospital. She was 95 and the wife of the late Frank E. Ensminger. Born in Baltimore, Maryland she was the daughter of the late Nevett and Bertha Robertson Edwards. Ina was a graduate of Kenwood High School in Balto, Maryland and the Bard-Avon School