Recent Obituaries

Daniel A. Nesi, M.D.

September 14, 2018

Daniel A. Nesi, M.D., passed away Friday, Sep. 14, 2018, peacefully at his home in Furlong, surrounded by his beloved family. He was 81. Dr. Nesi, son of the late Mary and Lawrence Nesi, was born in Scranton, Pa. He was preceded in death by his precious son, Robert (9/6/1961- 5/29/2000). Dr. Nesi is survived

James A. Ryan

September 5, 2018

James A. Ryan of Doylestown, died on Wednesday, September 5, 2018, surrounded by his loving family. He was the devoted husband of Helen M. Ryan for over 64 years James was a resident of Doylestown for over 50 years, as well as Ocean City, New Jersey. Born in Lancaster, PA he was the son of

Gloria M. VanArtsdalen

August 20, 2018

Gloria M. VanArtsdalen, a lifelong resident of Doylestown, passed over Monday, August 20, 2018 at her home with her family by her side. She was 91 and the wife of 67 years to the late Warren VanArtsdalen. Born in Doylestown, Gloria was the daughter of the late Norman and Ethel Worman Miller. Gloria attended Doylestown

Julius B.B. Stryker

August 11, 2018

Julius B.B. Stryker of Doylestown passed away on Saturday, August 11 at home surrounded by his loving family. He was 79 and the husband of Mary Anne Holland Stryker. Born in Doylestown, he was the son of the late Julius and Mary McKinstry Stryker. “Jube” was a graduate of Central Bucks High School. Prior to

Joseph T. Baker, Jr.

August 11, 2018

Joseph Thomas Baker, Jr. 66, of Warrington, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2018. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Joseph and Eileen Baker. Joe is survived by his wife of 45 years, Frances Alessi Baker; his daughters: Lauren Pappas (Clement) and Katie Marttila (Zachary); his grandchildren: Paul Clement Pappas and Westley

Josephine Kneller

August 7, 2018

Josephine Kneller of Doylestown died on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at home. She was 88 and the beloved wife of William B. Kneller. Born in Souderton Pa she was the daughter of the late Joseph R. and Mamie (Blank) Trumbore. As one of Jehovah’s Witnesses she was an active member of her local congregation. In

Mary Ann Bowen-Hess

August 2, 2018

Mary Ann Van-Bowen-Hess, died on August 2, 2018 at her home in Solebury Township. Born in Syracuse, New York in 1924, she was the daughter of the late Grace Walsh and William Webster Van, a 1920’s Vaudeville actor. She was raised in New Port, New Hampshire. Mary Ann graduated in 1942 from Towle High School

Sandra C. Fickes

July 29, 2018

Sandra Carpenter Fickes of Doylestown Township, passed away peacefully July 29, 2018 at her home surrounded by family. She was 82. Born in Easton, PA, Sandra was a 1954 graduate of Wilson Area High School and continued her studies at The Churchman’s School of Business in Easton, where she earned as Associates Degree in Business

Richard A. Dlugosz

July 18, 2018

Richard A. Dlugosz, a resident of Doylestown for 36 years died on Wednesday, July 18, 2018. He was 67 years old and the husband of Judith A. Dlugosz for 35 years. Born in Philadelphia he was the son of late Benedict and Helen Waligorski Dlugosz. Rich was a student at Lansdale Catholic High School and

William A. Kozma

July 25, 2018

William A. Kozma of Doylestown, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 25 at Briarleaf Nursing Home. He was 89 and the husband of the late Melinda J. (Muller) Kozma who passed in 2001. Born in Stamford, Connecticut, he was the son of the late Andrew and Emma Pasztor Kozma. Bill is survived by his sons: