Obituaries

Recent Obituaries

John Scarpill

April 14, 2019

John Scarpill of Warminster passed away at Neshaminy Manor where he resided for 21months and received the BEST care, on Psalm Sunday, April 14. He was 86 and the husband of Nancy L. Gradwell Scarpill who preceded him in death in July 2010. Born in Warminster, he was the son of the late Louis and

Caroline Whitenack

April 15, 2019

A lifelong resident of Doylestown, Caroline Whitenack, passed away Monday, April 15, 2019 at New Seasons at New Britain. She was 92. Born in Doylestown, she was the daughter of the late Rev. George M. Whitenack, Jr. and his wife, Margarette Schultze Whitenack. Caroline, or Carol as she sometimes preferred to be called, graduated from

Sara G. Folkes

April 14, 2019

Sara G. Folkes, of Pipersville, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 at Doylestown Hospital. She was 96 and the wife for 66 years of Jay Folkes. Born in New Hope, she was the second of seven children of the late Wilmer and Dorothy Ervin Frederick. Sara grew up in New Hope and Buckingham. The family

A. Andrew Miller

April 12, 2019

A. Andrew Miller, of Doylestown, went home to his Christ Jesus and his beloved late wife, Theresa Healy Miller on Friday, April 12. He was 68. He was born in Allentown, to the late Albert and Edna Miller, he graduated from William Allen High School and Lehigh University with a degree in Electrical Engineering. He

Barbara E. Rossi

April 7, 2019

Barbara E. Rossi, 78 years old, of Harleysville passed away on Sunday April 7th, after a long and courageous battle with illness. Surrounded by her daughters and son, sister and brother, she left us quickly and without fear. Born to the late Joseph and Anna Rossi of Wyndmoor, PA, she attended Seven Dolors Elementary School

Ruth L. Toner

April 3, 2019

Ruth Louise Toner, age 91, of Doylestown, passed away on April 3, 2019. She was married to Donald L. Toner (deceased) for 67 years. She was born to Charles Goebel and Matilda Goebel (Peters). She is survived by her children: John D. Toner (Rebecca Bushnell), Jeffrey E Toner, and Julia R. Toner (Robert M. Maxwell),

Ronald Baenninger, Ph.D.

March 29, 2019

Dr. Ronald Baenninger of Doylestown, PA, died suddenly on March 29, 2019, at the age of 81. He was born in 1937 in Yokohama, Japan, where his intrepid parents, Hans Baenninger, a young Swiss from a small town near Zurich, and his mother, Ethel Kyle,a Canadian from a farm family in Saskatchewan, went to start

Alfonsa Gehlert

March 29, 2019

Alfonsa González Zorrilla Rojas Cejudo Mora Manglano, passed on March 29, 2019 Fonsi was born in Madrid and lived there under General Franco. In 1960, a time when a wedding could be a defining act of independence, she startled her family and married the American photographer Harry Gehlert. They moved to the States and had

Mary Ann Hoffman

March 26, 2019

It is with great sadness to announce the sudden passing of our beloved Mary Ann (Leibfreid) Hoffman, a longtime resident of Sellersville, on Tuesday, March 26, 2019 at Doylestown Hospital. She was surrounded by family and friends. She was 78 and is now reunited with her loving husband of 54 years, Verne R. Hoffman and

Ruth B. Huntzinger

March 30, 2019

Ruth Birk Huntzinger of Doylestown passed away peacfully on March 30, 2019. She was 93, just shy of her 94th birthday. She was a devoted wife for 56 years to the late, Wendell L. Huntzinger. Ruth was also a beloved sister, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Born in Wilkes-Barre, she was the daughter of the late