Andrew M. passed away on March 25, 2023. He was the loving father of Ava; devoted son of Michael and Lorraine; beloved brother of Steven White (Megan) and Samantha Lapetina (Joseph); dear grandson of Philip and Eleanor; also survived by aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends may pay their respects to his family on Friday, March 31, 2023, from 9:00-11:00am at Wackerman Funeral Home, 8060 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by prayer service at 11:00 am. Interment will be in Magnolia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Andrew's memory to Saint Albert the Great Church, 212 Welsh Rd., Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to funeral home, Thursday by 3:30 pm.
Kimberly passed away on March 17, 2023. She was the loving mother of Nicole Quinn; beloved daughter of John Hinkle and Lorraine Parker (Scott); devoted mom-mom of Aniya, Robert, Jaiden, Leyanne and Jase; dear sister of John Hinkle, Lorraine Hinkle and Stacy Parker; adored aunt of P.J., Thaila, Loasia and Breyden. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing, Thursday, March 23, 2023, 9:30am at St. Cecilia Church, 535 Rhawn Street, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by Funeral Mass, 10:30 am. Interment Lawnview Cemetery.
Floral deliveries to Church, Thursday by 9:00am.
Michael passed away on March 10, 2023. He was the beloved father of Kellie Clark (Dave) and the devoted grandfather of Evan and Tyler. Michael was a dedicated employee of the United States Postal Service. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing, Wednesday, March 15, 2023, 11:00am at Wackerman Funeral Home, 8060 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by service 12:00pm. Interment will be in Hillside Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Michael's memory to the American Diabetes Association, diabetes.org, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to funeral home, Tuesday by 3:30pm or Wednesday by 10:00am.
Joseph M. O’Malley, Sr.
It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Joseph Michael O'Malley Sr. who departed peacefully on March 2, 2023, at the age of 80, leaving behind a legacy of love, kindness, and service that will endure for generations to come.
Joe was a man of extraordinary character and values. His love for his wife, Maria, was the foundation of his remarkable life. Together, they spent 55 beautiful years building a loving family and their marriage was a true testament to the power of love with a devotion to each other that never faltered. They were blessed with 5 children: Jennifer (Vince), Joseph (Heather), Patrick (Lori), Brendan (Agatha), and Teague. Joe was a devoted father who took an active interest in his children's lives, always encouraging them to pursue their dreams and supporting them in all of their endeavors. He was a patient listener and a wise advisor, and they turned to him for guidance and comfort throughout their lives. His unwavering love and support while encouraging them to pursue their dreams and make a positive difference in the world were a constant source of their strength and inspiration.
Joe's love expanded to his eight grandchildren: Ella, Natalie, Mia, Justin, Keira, AJ, Sophia, and Melina. Agrandfather who adored his grandchildren, always taking a keen interest in their lives and offering his love and guidance whenever they needed it. His grandchildren affectionately called him "Pop-Pop Muffinman," a name that brought a smile to his face every time he heard it.
Joe's distinguished legal career was a testament to his dedication and hard work and he loved every minute of it. After earning his JD from Villanova Law, he joined the FBI as a Special Agent. After his service, Joe spent an impressive forty-four years in transportation law, holding senior Counsel positions at the Reading Company, Conrail, Bethlehem Steel and SEPTA.
Joe's faith was an essential part of his life. He was an active parishioner, a man who made people feel welcomed and loved, and never missed an opportunity to aid those in need. Because he was quiet and humble, we will never know how many people he helped. He instilled the values of faith, family, and service in his children and grandchildren.
As a member of Whitemarsh Valley Country Club, Joe was an avid golfer and loved the Jersey Shore, and St. Simon’s and Pawley’s Islands.
Joe was a loving and supportive husband, father, grandfather, and friend to all. He cherished every moment spent with his beloved family and will be deeply missed by all who knew him.
A mass of Christian Burial will be held at St. Thomas of Villanova Campus Church in Villanova, PA on March 11, 2023 at 12:00 p.m. Viewing will begin at 10:30 a.m. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made to the Central Association of the Miraculous Medal, 475 East Chelten Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19144.
The family of Lauran Pauline Swirsding-Dolbow is saddened to share the news of her passing. She is survived by her Parents, William and Laura Swirsding, her beloved children Richard (Ricky) and Samantha (Sammi) Dolbow, Brothers William (Bill) and Robert (Bob), Nephews, Ryan and Jude Swirsding, Aunt and Uncle, Norman and Marilyn Carley and numerous cousins. Preceding her in death, her grandparents, Norman and Laura Carley, William and Pauline Swirsding.
Lauran was an incredible woman who took a unique and special path in life and positively affected so many people she met along the way. She was a devoted mother and her energy inspired her children who adored her. She challenged her children to be the best that they could be, to live life with courage, dignity and passion.
Lauran could be a delicate flower or a fire breathing dragon. She loved to celebrate, didn’t matter what the occasion and if Lauran loved you, you knew it. She loved tenderly and with all her heart.
Lauran passed away the way she lived, independently and on her own terms. She will be remembered for her laughter, thoughtfulness, generous heart, intuition and sassiness.
Lauran will be missed by all who knew and loved her as an amazing woman!
Frieda (nee Schuppan) passed away on February 22, 2023. She was the beloved wife of the late Alfred G. D'Auria; devoted mother of Janice Frank (Dale) and Angel Guertler (Howard); loving grandmother of Brandon (Julia), Sharon (Adam), Kate, Trisha (Paul) and Alissa (Toby); dear great grandmother of Zoey, Teagan, Azariah, Zackary, Natalia and Malachi. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing, Thursday, March 2, 2023, 10:00am at The Philadelphia Protestant Home, Social Hall, 6401 Martins Mill Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by service at 11:00am. Interment will be in George Washington Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations in Frieda's memory to The First Presbyterian Church of Olney, 5435 N. 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA 19120, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to Philadelphia Protestant Home, Thursday by 9:15am.
Nancy Marie Neale “Nan" (nee Campbell), born July 12, 1943, daughter of Mildred A. Canning and Charles H. Canning, Passed away peacefully February 17, 2023 surrounded by her loving children.
Nancy is survived by her husband, Paul Neale Sr., her children and their spouses: Karen Neale, Paul Neale Jr. and Kimberly Neale, Cory Neale and Kym Silvasy-Neale, and Jeffrey Campbell. Her Grandchildren: Samantha Stenson, Jordan Helaina Neale, and Paul Neale III; her sister, Margaret “Peggy” Vasaturo and her life-long friends: Maryanne Barowski, Michelle “Mic” Wilk, and Eileen Adezio; many loving nieces and nephews.
Nancy was preceded in death by her siblings: Charles Campbell, Steven Campbell, Delores Siegrist, and Alison Cimeszeski.
Nancy was loved by all she encountered. She danced with Jerry Blavat on American Bandstand and with her husband at every opportunity.
Nancy’s love and fiery spirit will be missed
Family and friends are invited to attend;
Celebration of Life
April 15th 12PM-3PM
Buck Hotel, Feasterville
1200 Buck Rd. Trevose, PA 19053
Louise T. Carlin (Vitretti), on February 11, 2023, beloved wife of the late Frank J. Carlin, loving mother of Kevin (Edward), Karen Grandzol (John), and Colleen Bucher (Dallas), loving grandmother of Dawn-Alise Vinciguerra, Christian Grandzol (Carrie), and Alex Bucher (Sarah), and loving great-grandmother of Jocelyn, Michael, Clare, Coleman and Collette.
Louise was born in 1929 and had a happy childhood in Belmont Hills where she was the only child of Charles and Lillian Vitretti and made lifelong friends that meant the world to her, including Doris Craig (Stumpo), Louise Speranzo, Lucy Juliano, and RoRo Steiger (Speranzo). Her first job was at "Sears on the Boulevard" where she met the love of her life, Frank Carlin, who cherished and worshiped her as his loving wife until he passed in 2006. They bought a home in Fox Chase in 1952 and gave their three children and grandchildren the best of everything including trips to Disney World, vacations at the Jersey Shore and Rehoboth Beach, Delaware, Fort Lauderdale and Surfside, Florida and provided them with a good solid education but most importantly, they showered them with love and affection and made them feel like they could be and do anything they set their hearts and minds to. Her children were mesmerized by the beauty of their mother and proud that she was the most fashionable well dressed woman every Sunday morning at St. Cecilia's Church. After her husband died, she was very independent and stayed in her home until she fell and broke her wrist in 2016. She has lived at Sunrise of Abington since then where she met many new friends and enjoyed watching the sun rise every morning and the kids playing soccer from her suite at Sunrise which overlooks the Penn State Abington soccer fields.
She passed away peacefully and comfortably at Abington Hospital during the night of February 11, 2023, at the age of 93.
A private service and interment will take place at Resurrection Cemetery for immediate family on Saturday, February 18, 2023.
Floral deliveries may be made to the funeral home Friday by 3 PM
Domenic passed away on February 14, 2023. He was the devoted son of the late Alfredo and Ida Angelone (nee Mormile); beloved brother of Vincenza DiSandro (the late Mario), Silvana Linquist and Anthony Angelone (Margaret); also survived by nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing, Friday, February 17, 2023, 9:00am at St. William Church, Rising Sun Ave. and Devereaux St., Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by Funeral Mass, 9:30am. Interment will be in Sunset Memorial Park.
Floral deliveries to church, Friday by 8:45am.
We are sad to announce that Margaret A. Zeltner, 85, of Horsham, PA, born in Philadelphia, PA, passed away on February 5, 2023. Family and friends may contribute to a charity of their choice in lieu of flowers. She was predeceased by her parents, Mary O'Gara and John O'Gara, her husband Kenneth, her brothers, Vincent, John and Joseph O'Gara; her sister Patricia Sheffler and her nephew Freddy Walker and niece Chrissy O'Gara. She is survived by her brothers Francis, James, Eugene and Dennis O'Gara and her sisters Mary Walker and Kathleen Lawson. Visitation is scheduled for Thursday, February 9, 2023 at St. Catherine of Siena Church, 321 Witmer Road, Horsham, PA 19044 at 10:00 am, followed by Funeral Mass at 11:00 am.
Floral deliveries to Church, Thursday by 9:30 am.
Francis Xavier passed away on January 31, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Eileen (nee Carpenter); devoted father of Francis Xavier, Jr., (Carol), Colleen McNulty (Dave), Diana Cowden (William), Timothy (Katherine), Matthew (Bonnie), Patrick (Kathleen) and dear brother of Pat Cosgrove and Sally Rowan. He is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 12 great grandchildren. Frank was a 68 year member of the Philadelphia Plumbers Local 690 and served as a trustee for 17 years. He loved his work, enjoyed socializing, and the many relationships he forged on the job. Frank liked to talk politics to friends and strangers alike. There was also no escaping his pop quizzes on the Federalist Papers and American history to which the common reply was "Grandpop, if I knew there was going to be a quiz, I would have studied." He was a voracious reader and loved sharing his reading list with all. He made lifelong friends while coaching the Olney Eagles and enjoyed traveling and dining through the years. But his true joy came from spending time with his wife, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. From attending sporting events, the "secret handshake," to wonderful and crazy Thanksgivings and Christmas Eves. Family Traditions were very important to him and no weather could keep him from the Thanksgiving parade and visiting family in his old neighborhood. But the joy closet to his heart was spending time relaxing at the shore house in West Wildwood where he thought the more the merrier! He showed us all how to live a life of Love, Laughter, and Joy in Family. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing, Monday, February 6, 2023, 9:30 am at St. Cecilia Church, 535 Rhawn Street, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by a Funeral Mass 10:30 am. Interment St. John Neumann Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 2002 Sproul Rd., Suite 102, Broomall, PA 19008, cff.org, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to Church, Monday by 9:00am.
Jacqueline P. (nee Phillips) passed away on January 25, 2023. She was the beloved wife of the late Ernest Brigden, loving stepmother to Bonny Breimaier (John), Alicia Wangelian (George), Suzanne and the late Henry. Devoted grandmother to John Breimaier, Christopher Breimaier, Amy (Brett), Andrew Lehman and Joshua Lehman. Loving great-grandmother to Theodore. Dear sister of the late William D. Phillips (Dorothy), the late Craig S. Phillips (Maureen), and Kim Beaumont (Jay).
Loving aunt to Dorothy Comperatore, Holly Peacock (Bruce), William D. Phillips, Jr. (Felicia), Lori Phillips, Christopher Beaumont (Christine) and the late Brooke Beaumont.
Also survived by many great nieces, great nephews and cousins.
Relatives and friends are invited February 8, 2023, from 12:00 – 1:00pm at Wackerman Funeral Home at 8060 Verree Rd., Philadelphia, PA 19111. Interment Washington Crossing National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Jacqueline’s memory to the Philadelphia Protestant Home, 6505 Tabor Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19111 would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to funeral home, Tuesday, February 7, by 3:30pm.
Barbara passed away on on January 25, 2023. She was the beloved mother of Christine Gahan, Erik Hrosovsky (Samantha Fitch) and John Hrosovsky (Serena); devoted daughter of Dolores and the late Paul Gahan; loving grandmother of Allison, D.J., Jaxon and Myles; dear sister of Michael and the late Kathleen and Paul. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing, Sunday, January 29, 2023, from 10:00am -12:00 noon at Wackerman Funeral Home, 8060 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111. In lieu of flowers, donations in Barbara's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to funeral home, Saturday between 11:30am-4:00pm or Sunday by 9:00 am.
Kathleen M. (Foy-Farren) passed away on January 24, 2023 at the age of 71. Born in Philadelphia on August 5, 1951 to the late Joseph M. and Catherine L. (Pflieger) Foy. Wife of Raymond Goelz. She so loved and was so very proud of her two children, Kristie Farren Eddis and Jeffrey Farren, son-in-law Rob Eddis and daughter-in-law Angela Farren. Her most treasured joy in life was spending time with her grandchildren, Robert and Christian Farren. Mom Mom also to Robert Eddis Jr, Allie Rozdzielski (Shawn) and Josh Eddis, D.J. and Sami Matson; stepmom to Raymond Goelz Jr. and Christine Goelz; sister of Joseph Foy (Kathleen) and the late Timothy Foy (Roseanne); stepgrandchildren Kendell, Owen, Maya and Alice Goelz. Employed at AL's Corner for 39 years. A breast cancer survivor for over 20 years and in more recent years suffered from Scleroderma and Fibromyalgia. Relatives and friends are invited to her Viewing, Tuesday, January 31st, 2023, in St. Katherine of Siena Church, 9700 Frankford Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19114, 9:00am to 10:30am with Mass of Christian Burial at 10:30am. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers, please make contributions in Kathleen's memory to Scleroderma Foundation, Delaware Valley Chapter, scleroderma.org.
Floral deliveries to church, Tuesday by 8:30 am.
Joan M. (nee Huth) passed away on January 23, 2023. She was the beloved wife of the late John J. Sr.; devoted mother of John T. Jr. (Teresa), James F. (Heather) and Joanne M. Kaminski (Craig); daughter of the late Francis and Lillian Huth; dear sister of the late Frances Huth; loving grandmother of John T. III, Jessica, Lura Sigl (Henry), Michael, Brenna and Shane; dear great grandmother of Gabriel, Levi and Skye; also survived by her furry companion, Angel. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing, Tuesday, February 7, 2023, 10:00am at St. Cecilia Church, 535 Rhawn Street, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by Funeral Mass, 11:00am. Interment will be in Washington Crossing National Cemetery at 1:30pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in Joan's memory to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to church, Tuesday, February 7th by 9:15am.
Paul Edward Arrison, 67 passed away peacefully at home on January 20, 2023.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, son of the late Anna A. (Karuza) and late Edward Arrison. He is the beloved husband of 40 years to Luz (nee Rosario); devoted father of Rachel Kerr (Andrew) and Michael; loving grandfather (“P-Pop”) to Fiona, Ethan and Aidan.
He is the dear brother of Joann Moffitt (Chris); beloved son-in-law of Gloria and the late Heriberto Rosario; dear brother in-law and loving uncle and great uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Paul proudly served his country in the United States Navy Seabees. He was a carpenter by trade and was always working on projects and helping others with his woodworking skills. Paul was always happy to sit down and have conversations with everyone. He had a wealth of knowledge about many topics especially American and Irish history. Of all his accomplishments, he was most proud of his family. He loved spending time with his family especially his grandkids, who were his pride and joy. He cherished every minute with them.
Paul will forever be in our hearts and will be deeply missed by all who loved him.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend Paul’s viewing at St. Ephrem’s Church (Bensalem, PA) on Thursday, January 26, 2023 at 9:30am. A funeral mass will follow at 11am. His interment will follow at Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem, PA.
Floral deliveries to church, Thursday by 9:00 am.
Elsie R. (nee Sweeney) passed away on January 18, 2023. Born on May 11, 1926, she was the beloved wife of the late Ernest Forcione; devoted mother of James McWhorter (Judy), Therese Sayers Tartaglia (Joseph) and the late Martina Forcione; loving grandmother of Dana, Diane, the late Jimmy, Jason, Andrew, Michelle, Julianne, Jessica, Jeanine, Alex and Raymond; Great Grandmother of Daniel, William, Julianna, Amanda, Gino, Frankie, Hailey and Morgan. Elsie was the last of 8 siblings of the late Mr. & Mrs. John Sweeney to passed away. Elsie was a huge Phillies and Eagles fan; it would be wonderful if you wore your Phillies and Eagles sportswear.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Wednesday, January 25, 2023 at 9:30 AM at Resurrection of Our Lord Church, 2000 Shelmire St. Philadelphia PA 19152 followed by a funeral mass at 10:30 AM. Internment will be held at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations can be made in her memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 are appreciated.
Floral deliveries to church, Wednesday by 9:00 am.
Diana D. (nee Piveteau) passed away on January 19, 2023. She was the beloved wife of the late James Devlin, Sr.; devoted mother of Debbie Gallelli (Joe), Ken Devlin and the late Jimmy Devlin; loving nana of Ryan, Michael, Lauren (John), Tony (Jenna), Caterina, Joey, Liam and the late Kenny; great nana of Shayla, Nolan, Gia, Avery, Adriana and Luke. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing, Tuesday, 9:30 am at St. Cecilia Church, 535 Rhawn Street, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by Funeral Mass at 10:30 am. Interment will be in Magnolia Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Diana's memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market Street, Suite 200, Philadelphia, PA 19106, would be appreciated.
Floral deliveries to Church, Tuesday by 9:00 am.
Emilie Zubak of Warminster died peacefully of heart complications on Sunday Jan. 15, 2023. She was 88.
She was born October 1, 1934 in Eisdorf, Czechoslovakia, and was the daughter of Johann Breuer and Emilie Prokopy. At 18, she immigrated to Philadelphia, where she met and married her love, Albert Zubak, her husband of 65 years who passed in 2020.
Devotion to her family and her faith were the defining characteristics of Emilie's life. She also loved to play cards, garden, host family celebrations and have a cup of coffee with a friend. She was happiest spending time with her loved ones. Emilie's kind and gentle spirit endeared her to everyone she met.
Emilie was preceded in death by her brother Gerhard Breuer. Surviving are her brother Hans (Doris) and sister-in-law Rosi, and her children, Kurt (Maureen), John (Susan), Christine Hartzell (David), and Anita O'Connor (Michael). Emilie was blessed with nine grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Services will be held Saturday, Jan. 28, at Our Lady at Guadalupe, 5194 Cold Spring Creamery Road, Doylestown, PA 18902. There will be a viewing at 11 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial at noon. Interment will be in St. John Neumann Cemetery, 3797 County Line Rd., Chalfont PA 18914.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in Emilie’s name to Christ Home Children’s Services, 800 York Road, Warminster, PA 18974-2006
Floral deliveries to Church, Saturday, January 28th by 10:00 am.
William "Bill" Jr. was surrounded by his children when he passed peacefully at home. He was the beloved husband of the late Rosemarie (nee Sladek); devoted father of William " Bill" Muehlberger (Joanne), Kim Valentine (Rev. Robert) and Crista LaBella (Lou); loving grandfather of Michael, Billy, Stone and Max. Bill was born and remained in Philadelphia where he married and raised his family. Bill was proud to have served his country stationed in Alaska and California while in the Navy. Bill worked for 35 years with Bell Telephone where he was asked to support efforts to restore Florida phone lines after Hurricane Andrew in 1992. He enjoyed many hobbies including playing pool with longtime friends, being part of many softball teams throughout the years, was an avid Phillies fan, and spending wintertime setting up his trains for the holidays. Bill was a member of the Americas Boating Club, Delaware Valley Chapter and where he held the position of Administrative Officer. He shared his knowledge of boating skills with others. He was most happy when he was sharing family time. He enjoyed traveling with his wife Rose to Paris, Alaska, the Jersey Shore, and many other locations over the years. You could always find him in the audience, bleachers, or riverside enjoying his children and grandchildren in their activities throughout the years. His presence will be truly missed by all. Relatives and friends may pay their respects to the family on Saturday, February 4, 2023, 10:30am at Wackerman Funeral Home, 8060 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111, followed by service 11:30am. Interment will be private at a later date.
Floral deliveries to funeral home, Friday, February 3rd, by 4:00pm.
Patricia "Pat" (née Wagner), 85, of Glenside and Hop Bottom, PA, passed away at home on January 10, 2023 surrounded by her loving family. Pat was born on June 17, 1937 to Joseph and Florence Wagner, the second of their six children. Devoted wife of James, with whom she shared 48 years of marriage, Pat was a beloved daughter, spouse, sister, aunt, and friend to many. She worked as a clothing model, legal secretary, and bookkeeper, and was very involved with the General Federation of Women’s Clubs and the Junior Everywoman’s Club of Glenside for many years. Pat was both an independent and social woman. She found great joy in entertaining family at her remote mountain land and home, as well as getting together with her group of girls she has been friends with since elementary school. Pat was generous and thoughtful - always putting others before herself, and lending her time wherever it was needed. She was a keeper and teller of family stories, and her presence will be missed greatly. Pat is survived by her husband James, sisters: Jane (Bob), and Flossie (Tony), brother Joe, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brothers: Tom (Carol), and Ray (Susan), and her brother-in-law, Norman (Jane). Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing Tuesday, January 17th 9:30 AM St. Cecilia Church 535 Rhawn St. Philadelphia, PA 19111 followed by funeral mass 10:30 AM, interment will be in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery immediately following.
Floral deliveries directly to the church Tuesday, January 17th by 9 AM
Mark S. passed away on January 10, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Susan (nee Casper); devoted father of Michael, Ethan (Gianna), Joshua and the late Mark Jr.; loving son of Joan (nee Brown) and the late James Griffies Sr.; dear brother of Sheryl Kaschak (Nick), Scott (Olenka), Cindy Anastasia (Mike), Jimmy (Laura), Laura Leeds (Ken), Stephen and Philip Sanborn; also survived by aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends may pay their respects to the family on Saturday, January 28, 2023, from 9:00-11:00am at Wackerman Funeral Home, 8060 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111. Interment will be in Northwood Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Mark's memory to Shriner's Hospital 3551 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA 19140, would be appreciated. Mark would love for those in attendance to wear Phillies apparel or whatever makes you comfortable.
Floral deliveries to funeral home, Friday, January 27, by 3:30 pm.
Robert passed away on January 8, 2023. He was the beloved husband of Lynne (nee Pickford); devoted father of Timothy Bentley (Jackie); dear brother of Jack Grace, Margie Leber (Kenny), Phyllis Stacey (Richy) and the late Joseph, Richard, William, James, Barbara, Mark, Emma and Catherine; loving grandfather of Shannon and Timothy; also survived by nieces, nephews and many friends. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Thursday, January 12, 2023, from 6:00-8:00 pm at Wackerman Funeral Home, 8060 Verree Road, Philadelphia, PA 19111.
Floral deliveries to Funeral Home Thursday by 3:30 pm.