Richboro (215) 968-8585
800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. Richboro, PA 18954
Joseph A. Fluehr III - SUPERVISOR
New Britain (215) 340-9654
241 East Butler Avenue New Britain, PA 18901
Joseph A. Fluehr IV - SUPERVISOR
July 21st, 2019
Elizabeth J. Hyde passed away peacefully on Friday, July 19, 2019. She was 94.
Born in Philadelphia, she was the wife of the late Charles H. Hyde and daughter to the late William J. and Catherine Walsh Ramsey.
Elizabeth grew up in the Olney section of Philadelphia as the youngest of 8 children. After graduating from Olney High School, she worked for a branch of the U.S. Government as a typist and stenographer. Elizabeth and Charles married on May 22nd, 1954 and raised three children in Horsham, Pa. In retirement, Elizabeth and Charles enjoyed living in Peachtree City, Ga.
Elizabeth is survived by her loving children Charles F. Hyde and his wife Vicki, Brian P. Hyde, Christine M. Stevens, as well as her 11 grandchildren, and 3 great-grandchildren.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 10:00 AM until her Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM at St. Jude Church, 321 W. Butler Ave., Chalfont, PA 18914. Arrangments for the interment of her and her late husband in Washington Crossing National Cemetery are still pending.
July 20th, 2019
Frank D. Marino of Newtown passed away peacefully and surrounded by his family on Saturday, July 20, 2019 at St. Mary Medical Center. He was 88.
Frank was the loving and devoted husband of the late Adelaide Marino with whom he had shared 63 years of marriage prior to her passing in 2017.
Born in Brooklyn, NY he was a son of the late Frank D. and Julia Olivieri Marino.
Frank was proud to have been a long time resident of Brooklyn before relocating to Bucks County where he lived for the last 41years. He served proudly with the United States Navy during the Korean War and went on to lead a long career as a Certified Public Accountant, having served for various government agencies. He was fiercely devoted to his family and took very seriously his responsibility to provide for them, at times working three jobs to ensure they always had whatever they needed. As his family grew he beamed with love for all of them and especially adored and treasured time spent with his grandchildren and great-grandchild.
Frank was a dedicated parishioner of St. Bede the Venerable Church in Holland. He enjoyed telling stories, many of which were about his time working as an usher for the Paramount Theater in New York and he also would often share about some of the pranks he pulled in his younger years.
Above all else, Frank stood out as a man of great honor, integrity, possessed a tireless work ethic, and was the model of a loving and dedicated Dad.
He will be missed but his rich legacy will be treasured by all who knew and loved him.
Surviving are his children, Robert C. Marino and his wife Cynthia of Churchville, Julie M. Marino of Hillsborough, NJ, Lori A. Egan and her husband James of Churchville, Darlene Barkman and her husband Peter of Richboro and Frank J. Marino and his wife Courtney of Warwick. He also leaves behind 11 cherished grandchildren; Christina, Ryan, Alex, Liam, Daniel, Katherine, Lauren, Mackenzie, Max, Julia and William; his great-grandson, Miles Marino; his brother, Charles Marino; and his brother-in-law, Paul Barrella.
In addition to his wife and his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Mildred Barrella.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Thursday, July 25, 2019 from 2:00-4:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm in the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Road (at Holland Rd.) Richboro, PA 18954 and to Frank’s Funeral Mass on Friday, July 26, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. Bede the Venerable Church, 1071 Holland Road, Holland, Pa 18966. His interment will follow in Union Cemetery, Richboro.
If so desired, please consider a contribution in Frank’s memory to Autism Cares Foundation, 816 2nd St. Pike, Southampton, PA 18966.
July 16th, 2019
Allen P. Kimmel of Feasterville died Tuesday July 16, 2019 at St. Mary Medical Center, in Langhorne, surrounded by his loving family. He was 84.
Allen was the beloved husband of 62 years to Mary Ann Dreher Kimmel.
Allen was a resident of Feasterville since 1967. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and a dedicated and faithful communicant of Assumption B.V.M. in Feasterville. Allen was employed by Sears, Roebuck and Company, in Philadelphia, for over 40 years, and eventually with the Neshaminy School District, until his retirement. In his youth, he played semi-pro baseball. He continued his love of sports by coaching his children and grandchildren. He was a former coach for the Lower Southampton Athletic Association, where he coached baseball, soccer and softball, from 1967 to 1978. Allen also coached baseball with the Warminster Athletic Association. He was a Phillies and Eagles fan. He enjoyed woodworking, construction projects, his “Field of Dreams” and building anything his family requested. Allen will be deeply missed by his family and by all who came to know him.
In addition to his beloved wife Mary Ann, Allen is survived by his children; Joanne Rennie and her husband Jim of Annapolis, MD, Allen P. Kimmel Jr. and his wife Kimberly of Horsham, Donna M. Kimmel and her fiance John Cush of Langhorne and Karen Lagreca and her husband Daniel of Warminster. He is also survived by his brother Warren Kimmel of Horsham, his 14 grandchildren: Eric and Alex Rennie, Jenny, Jamie and Lisa Eisemann, Steph, AJ, Jackie, Missy and Trisha Kimmel, Danny, Madison, Nick and Ashley Lagreca and his 4 great grandchildren: Nora Lagreca, Tyler Leahan, Levi Kimmel and Bennett Rennie.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewings, Friday, July 26, 2019 from 6:00-8:00pm and on Saturday, July 27, 2019 from 9:00am until his Funeral Mass 10:30am in the Assumption B.V.M. Church, 1900 Meadowbrook Road, Feasterville, PA 19053. Allen’s interment will follow at Sunset Memorial Park in Feasterville.
Contributions in his memory may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, either by phone 800-822-6344, online at www.stjude.org, or mailed to 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Allen’s family would encourage all in attendance for his visitation and services to avoid wearing black, and instead, wear bright colors, to join in the celebration of his life.
July 15th, 2019
Catherine T. McDonald, affectionately known to many as “Kitty”, passed away peacefully with her family at her side on Monday, July 15, 2019 at Pine Run Health Center in Doylestown. She was 90.
Kitty was the loving wife of Robert J. McDonald with whom she had shared 65 years of marriage prior to his passing in 2017.
Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Mary Cunningham Colleran.
Kitty was formerly a long time resident of Warrington and gave selflessly of her time for many years as a volunteer with the former Warminster General Hospital. She is remembered by her family and friends for her compassionate and caring nature which was something that just came naturally to her. She was fiercely devoted to her family and treasured their time together, especially time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren and trips to the casinos in Atlantic City with her best friend and sister in law, the late Joan Geiger and her husband, the late Woody. Kitty was caring, accepting, and simply put, one of the nicest people you’d ever meet. She will be dearly missed but not forgotten.
Surviving are Kitty’s children, Michael McDonald and fiancé, Colleen, of Warrington, Eileen McDonald and her husband, John Whalon, of Doylestown, Maureen Spix and her husband, Michael of Ottsville, Sue Espada and her husband Don of New Britain, Tom McDonald and his wife, Sue of Ottsville, and Joseph McDonald and his wife, Sue of Doylestown. Also surviving are her 15 cherished grandchildren, KC, Juleigh, Michael (Melissa), Tim, John (Lindsey), Kyle, Jon-Michael, Krista (Joe), Jeff (Julie), Jennifer (Pat), Dan, Sammy Jo, Ryan, Jake and Matt and 8 great grandchildren, Maria, Ellie, Jack, Brittney, Emma, Brooklyn, Kati and Jeffrey.In addition to her husband and her sister and brother-in-law, Kitty was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Nordeman.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Friday, July 19, 2019 from 10:00 AM until her Funeral Mass 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 5175 Cold Spring Creamery Road, Doylestown, Pa 18902. Her interment will follow in St. John Neumann Cemetery, Chalfont.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Aid for Friends, c/o Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, at the above address.
July 15th, 2019
Deborah Carilli Ruggeri of North Wales, PA, passed away peacefully and surrounded by her family at her home on Monday, July 15, 2019.
Deborah was fortunate to have shared 18 years of life, love, and happiness with her husband, Steven Ruggeri.
Born in Philadelphia she was the daughter of the late Benjamin S. and Mary Torre Carilli.
A graduate of Drexel University, Debbie led a long career in the Pharmaceutical Industry, professionally known as Deborah Steinmetz. She spent 27 years with Merck as a Promotion Manager and eventually moved on to consulting work. Her career was something she took great pride in and Debbie also enjoyed travelling the world. Most of all, Debbie treasured time with her husband and her family and will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.
In addition to her husband, Debbie leaves behind her children, Christopher Alderfer and Alison Alderfer; and her brothers, Benjamin Carilli Jr. (Alida), Anthony Carilli (Caroline) and Robert Carilli (Holly) as well as countless extended family and friends.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Saturday, July 20, 2019 from 9:30 AM until her Funeral Mass 11:00 AM at Mary, Mother of the Redeemer Church, 1325 Upper State Rd., North Wales, PA 19454. Her interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the CJD Foundation in support of those affected by Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease at 3634 W. Market Street, Suite 110, Akron, OH 44333.
July 15th, 2019
Vivian Lo Bianco passed away peacefully on Monday, July 15, 2019, surrounded by her family. She was 81.
Born in Manhattan, NY, she was the beloved wife to the late Joseph Lo Bianco, and daughter to the late Paul and Nancy Gangi Passamenti
Vivian moved to Bucks County with her husband and two children in 1966. She went to Bucks County Community College to obtain her Associates degree, and subsequently obtained her Real Estate License. Vivian sold residential Real Estate for many years before retiring. She enjoyed trips to the casino, reading, and playing cards and scrabble with her friends. She also enjoyed a good debate, a good laugh, and spending time with her grandchildren, and her precious cat Louie.
Vivian is survived by her loving children Laura Lo Bianco and her husband Robert Pollock, and Joseph Lo Bianco and his wife Evelyn, as well as her 4 grandchildren; Victoria Pollock, and Vanessa, Joey, and Jasmine Lo Bianco.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Wednesday, August 21, 2019 from 9:00 AM until her Funeral Service at 11:00 AM at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 241 E. Butler Ave., New Britain, PA 18901. Her interment will take place privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Vivian’s name may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1626 Locust Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103.
July 15th, 2019
Joseph Dean Tomaro of Holland, PA passed away suddenly on Monday, July 15, 2019. He was 21 years old.
Born in Sommerville, NJ, Joe was the beloved son of Dean and Jacqueline Lovelidge Tomaro, younger brother of Jonathan Tomaro, the grandson of Tom and Maryann Lovelidge, Alex and Phyllis Tomaro, and the late Josephine Tomaro.
Joey was a member of the 2016 graduating class of Council Rock High School South. He was entering his senior year at Pennsylvania College of Technology in Williamsport, PA. Joey was majoring in HVAC/CAD Design and was serving an internship with Honeywell in Phoenix, Arizona this summer. He enjoyed playing baseball for Holland Little League and also umpiring games. Joey loved watching and supporting the Philadelphia Eagles, 76ers, Phillies, and Flyers. In his free time, Joey would be hiking or skateboarding with friends, listening to music, but he cherished every moment spent with his devoted and beloved family. Joey will be deeply missed and eternally remembered by everyone who had the pleasure of knowing and loving him. He was such a kind soul who always put others first. Joey lived life by the quote, “Always be humble and kind”.
In addition to his parents Dean and Jackie, his grandparents Tom, Maryann, Alex, and Phyllis; Joey is survived by his brother Jonathan Tomaro, numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends.
Joe’s family will receive friends on Wednesday Evening, July 24, 2019 from 4:00pm until his Funeral service at 7:00pm in the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Road (at Holland Road) Richboro, PA 18954. His interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Holland Little League, PO Box 104 Richboro, PA 18954.
July 15th, 2019
Thomas J. Kennedy of Ocala, Fl., formally of Churchville, passed away peacefully with family by his side at home Monday, July 15th 2019. Beloved husband of 40 years to Helen J. Kennedy and the late Catherine Cass Kennedy. He is also survived by his three daughters, Colleen Nowakowski (Mark), Kellie Gardosh (Jeff), Lisa Fortin (Matthew) and 11 dear grandchildren.
Tom worked in the music industry, promotion and sales for Capitol and Apple Records and Universal to name a few. He was a man of faith, who loved family, music and cars. He could build, fix or repair anything. Tom was generous to a fault, kind and had the best sense of humor.
Tom’s family will receive condolences on Thursday August 1, from 9:30 AM until his Funeral Mass at 11:00 AM at St Bede the Venerable Church, 1071 Holland Road, Holland PA. 18966. Interment is private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in his name may be made to St. Katherine Drexel Catholic School, at the above address. Tom would often leave a note behind that read, “Always remember to Love Tom Kennedy” and that we will do because love never dies.
July 15th, 2019
Jerome J. Cutler, of Richboro, died on Monday, July 15, 2019 at Abington Jefferson Hospice at Warminster, while surrounded by his loving family. He was 85 years old.
Jerry was the loving husband of Dalce Mae (Russo) Cutler. The couple had shared 67 years together.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, Jerry was the son of the late John Abraham and Hannah Harris Cutler.
In addition to his wife, Dalce, Jerry will be missed tremendously by his children, Renee Elliott, Hannah L. Blessing (Robert Levine) Nicole L. Gulack (Robert); his grandchildren, Eric Somers (Brandie), Rebecca Blessing, Chloe Blessing (Christopher Walton) and Matthew Gulack; and his great grandchildren, Landen Somers, Preston Somers, and Pierson Walton. He is also survived by his sister Augusta Gammon and her husband Don; Elizabeth Cutler and many nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Friday, July 26, 2019 from 11:30am until the start of his Funeral Service, 12:30pm, at the Joseph A. Fluehr, III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd, Richboro, PA 18954. Jerry’s interment will follow at Washington Crossing National Cemetery in Newtown, PA. Shiva will be observed at the home of Dalce Cutler on Friday, July 26 from 3:00-8:00pm and again on Sunday, July 28 from 1:00pm-8:00pm.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Abington Jefferson Hospice at Warminster, 225 Newtown Rd. in Warminster, PA 18974 or to Shriner’s Hospital for Children, Attn: Office of Development 2900 N. Rocky Point Dr. in Tampa, FL 33607.
July 14th, 2019
Ryan Edward Polesinski of Holland, PA passed away on Sunday July 14th 2019. He was 31.
Born in Philadelphia, Ryan was the beloved son of Edward and Michelle Rosen Polesinski.
Ryan was a member of the 2006 graduating class of Council Rock South High School. He earned his GIA Certification and spent the years since working with fine watches, most recently employed at Precision Watches in Willow Grove. Ryan enjoyed Coin Collecting and honing his marksmanship skills at the firing range, and he cherished the time spent with his dear family and close friends. Ryan will be greatly missed and eternally loved by everyone who had the pleasure to have been loved by him.
In addition to his parents Edward and Michelle, Ryan is survived by his loving sisters Stephanie Irwin and Samantha Polesinski, his nephews Shane Jackson and August Irwin, and his niece River Rose Irwin. He is also survived by numerous Aunts, Uncles, and Cousins.
Ryan’s family will receive friends on Thursday, July 18, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00PM in the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Road (at Holland Road) Richboro, PA 18954and all are invited to attend his Funeral Mass at 11am on Friday July 19, 2019 at St. Bede the Venerable Church, 1071 Holland Road Holland, PA 18966. Entombment will follow at Rosedale Cemetery in Bensalem.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation - Delaware Valley Chapter, 2002 Sproul Road, Suite 208, Broomall, PA 19008 or the Women’s Animal Center 3839 Richlieu Road Bensalem, PA 19020.