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July 22, 2014

            Rev. D. Thomas "Tom" Phillips, 77, husband of the late Marjorie E. 

(Demarest) Phillips of East Greenville, passed away on Thursday, July 17, 2014 at Pocono Medical Center, East Stroudsburg, PA.

            Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Darwin and Annabelle (Gardler) Phillips.

            Tom served as a Pastor all his life, working for 14 years at Calvary Bible Fellowship Church, Finesville, NJ; after which he helped to start Red Hill Bible Fellowship Church, and became Assistant Pastor and later Pastor Emeritus.   He was also employed as a bus driver for Bucks Co. Transport, Quakertown.

            He was a Board Member of ...

July 22, 2014

            Leah Moll, 101, of Red Hill, passed away peacefully on July 21, 2014 at Pennsburg Manor Nursing Home.  She was the wife of the late Leon Moll who died in 1979. Born in East Greenville, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Olivia (Heydt) Graber.

            She was a member of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Red Hill where she was a former member of the King's Daughter Class.  She was also a member of the Red Hill Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary.  Many years ago, she ...

July 21, 2014

            Grace E. (Sell) Leister, 92, wife of the late Ernest W. Leister, formerly

of Red Hill, passed away on Sunday, July 20, 2014 in Life Quest Nursing Center, Quakertown.

            Born in Hatfield, she was a daughter of the late Alvin D. and Dovetta (Frey) Sell.

            She was a longtime member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Red Hill where she belonged to WELCA and was a former Sunday School Teacher.  She was also a former member of the Red Hill Fire Co. Ladies Auxiliary and the VFW Post #5954 Ladies Auxiliary.

            Surviving are her ...

July 18, 2014

          Walter R. Wolf, 91, of Pennsburg died July 16, 2014 in his home. He was the husband of Carrie Elizabeth (Wonsidler) Wolf.
          Born in Finland, PA he was the son of the late William F. & Clara (Reimert) Wolf.  He was a mechanic for C. J. Wonsidler Brothers. After retiring he worked at the Perkiomenville Auction.
          He was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Red Hill.
          In addition to his wife he is survived by ...

July 17, 2014

      John P. Katrinak, 90, of Pennsburg, passed away on Wednesday, July 16, 2014

in Pennsburg Manor. He was the husband of Fay C. (Moll) Katrinak, celebrating 64 years of marriage on November 19, 2013.

      Born in Charleroi, PA, he was a son of the late Martin and Katharina (Mateychak) Katrinak.

      John worked as a tire builder for 34 years at the former Firestone Tire and Rubber in Pottstown retiring in 1980.  After retiring he was a custodian for the ...

July 15, 2014

            Stanley Richard, 79, of Hereford, PA passed away on Sunday, July 13 at Lehigh Valley Hospice.

            Born in Gilbertsville, PA, he was a son of the late Benjamin F. and Gergie (Nester) Richard.

            He worked for 50 years as a cast iron molder for Keystone Foundry in Pottstown and then Unicast Co. in Boyertown, retiring in 1999. 

            He was a member of the Hereford and Bally Gun Club, and the Bally Firehouse.

            Surviving are 4 children, Donald P. Richard of ...

July 14, 2014

            Ernest "Ernie" Bauman, 96, of East Greenville, passed away peacefully at Frederick Living on July 10, 2014.  He was the husband of the late Margaret (Derr) Bauman who died in 1988 and Althea (Huber) Bauman who died in 2006.  He was a son of the late John K. and Elsie (Renninger) Bauman.

            He served his country honorably in the Army during WW II.  Ernie was the owner of Bauman's Cleaners in East Greenville for 50 years before retiring in 1987.  He was an active member of St. Mark's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Pennsburg, serving on many church committees.  He was a member ...

July 14, 2014

            Harry M. States, age 73, of Red Hill, PA., and formerly of Mount Union and Fairless Hills, PA., passed away unexpectedly, on July 10, 2014.

            Mr. States was born on August 21, 1940, in Huntingdon, a son of the late Donald and Verda (McMullen) States.

            His beloved wife, Nancy (Calupca) States, survives at their home.

            Also surviving are children, Kathy (States) Speidel and Donald States and wife Karen, grandchilden, Rachel, Jake, Donald, and Erin, and a brother, and sister, Phil States and Barbara (States) Metzler.

            He also has many nieces and nephews.

            Mr. States was employed at the ...

July 14, 2014

            Ross Justice, age 71, of East Greenville PA and Virgin Gorda, The British Virgin Islands passed away at his Pennsylvania home on July 9th.  Born in Bratenahl, Ohio December 30, 1942, Ross was the son of the late Howard R. and Mary (Whitehouse) Justice.  Ross attended the Staunton Military Academy and the University of Miami.  The Principal and Managing Partner at Island Hospitality Advisors, Inc., he spent his professional career in the hospitality industry developing and managing ...

July 14, 2014

            Francis (Penny) W. Jacob, 94, of Macungie died Friday, July 11, 2014

in his home. He was the husband of the late Evelyn A. (Butz) Jacob. Born in East Greenville, he was a son of the late Frank and Annie (Brey) Jacob. Before retiring in 1982, he worked as a lineman for Exide Battery, Allentown and prior at East Penn Foundry, Macungie. He was a dedicated member of Calvary U.C.C., Barto, where he was active with many committees.

            During WWII, he served in the U.S. Army. He was a lifetime member of Macungie Fire Co. #1 and the Macungie VFW. He enjoyed watching the ...

July 11, 2014

            Norman A. Inkpen Sr., 96, of Quakertown, and formerly of Pennsburg, Bound Brook, NJ, passed away peacefully on July 9, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Beatrice May (Andreasen) Inkpen. Born and raised in Haverhill, MA, he was a son of the late Percy and Lucinda (Duchemin) Inkpen.

            He served his country honorably in the Army during WW II. A graduate of the Lowell Textile Institute, he was a textile chemist at the former American Cyanamid Company in Bridgewater, NJ, until retiring. He was a former ...

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