Susan H. Kemmerling

December 17, 2021

Susan Hynes Kemmerling of Perkasie, died on Friday, December 17, 2021 at Doylestown Hospital. She was 85 years old and the wife of Bernhard Kemmerling.

Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late William Hynes and Eleanor Harrar Hynes.

Susan was a graduate of Lower Moreland High School. She retired from Quest Diagnostics where she was a receptionist. She also worked for Strawbridge and Clothier for many years where she met her husband, Bernie. They married and had two children, Lisa and Todd.

Susan loved her family most of all, was a devoted wife and mother. She was thrilled when her daughter adopted her granddaughter, Tori. She always put family first. Animals and birds were also dear to her heart, she was most content sitting in her recliner, watching a cooking show with her husband by her side and a cat on her lap.

In addition to her husband, Bernhard, she is survived by her daughter, Lisa Benton, her son-in-law, Brian Benton, her granddaughter, Tori Kemmerling. Her nephew, Jon Hestnar(Lisa) and great-niece, Meredith.

Relatives and friends are invited to her funeral service at 11 a.m., Wednesday, December 29, 2021 at Pleasantville United Church of Christ, 3424 Limekiln Pike, Chalfont. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.

Memorial contributions in Susan’s name may be made to Best Friends at


11 a.m., Wednesday
December 29, 2021
Pleasantville United
Church of Christ

3424 Limekiln Pike, Chalfont


Pleasantville United
Church of Christ Cemetery