Martha “Marty” G. Mount of Doylestown passed away peacefully on Monday, January 30, 2017 at home surrounded by her family. She was 76 years old.
Born in Montclair, New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late John and Mariel Holmes Gregg.
Marty graduated from Cornell University in 1962 with a BA in Economics and moved to Doylestown shortly thereafter. She continued her education becoming a CPA in 1990 having worked at several accounting firms in Doylestown before setting up her own practice. She was active in the community, serving a term as President of the Doylestown League of Women Voters and held the office of Treasurer and President at Westwyk, where she had lived for the last 25 years. Marty enjoyed sharing her knowledge and experience at SCORE, a small business mentoring program and was active in the Cornell Alumni Association where she interviewed prospective students.
Marty was an avid tennis player, with a mean forehand. She enjoyed paddle tennis and more recently pickleball. Other interests included bridge, gardening and walks at Peace Valley. Over the last few years she also enjoyed vacationing in Florida during the winter.
Marty was a devoted mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many, all of whom appreciated her kind, gentle and intelligent manner.
Marty is survived by her daughter, Stacey A. Shearn, her son, Jeffrey A. Mount, her daughter-in-law, Lisa N. Mount, her grandchildren: Nicole S. Shearn, Andrew S. Mount, Timothy A. Mount, Rachel S. Stern and Jeremy E. Stern, her brother, A. John Gregg and her sister, Victoria “Tori” G. Langen.
Relatives and friends are invited to her memorial service, 11:30 a.m., Saturday, February 11, 2017 at Reed and Steinbach Funeral Home, 2335 Lower State Road, Doylestown, where the family will receive guests from 11:00 until the time of the service.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Marty’s name may be made to: Friends of Peace Valley, 170 North Chapman Road, Doylestown, PA 18901.