Charles H. Hiller, of New Hope passed away on Thursday November 19, 2015 at his home with his loving family by his side. He was 91.
He was the beloved husband of 59 years to the late Mary C. Devenney Hiller and father of the late Deborah D. Hiller.
Born in Philadelphia he was a son of the late Phillip and Minnie Carcher Hiller.
Raised in Philadelphia Charles graduated from St. Boniface grade school and Northeast Catholic High School and went on to serve proudly with the United States Army during World War II during which time he was awarded a Purple Heart. Following his military service he went on to earn Bachelor’s degree in Accounting from Temple University.
Charles was employed with the City of Philadelphia before serving as CFO for Rice and & Holman Ford where he worked for 25 years and was promoted to assistant general manager. He later did consulting work all around the automotive industry before moving on to Springfield Ford, from where he retired.
Along with his wife, Charles was a long time parishioner of St. Jerome’s in Philadelphia before relocating to New Hope in 1992. Together they travelled extensively and enjoyed retirement to the fullest.
Charles’ positivity, zest for life, and love and devotion to for his family is what kept him going for his 91 years. He will be greatly missed, however always remembered as a great man, loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather.
Surviving are Charles’ children, Charles P. Hiller and his wife Karen of Cape May, NJ, Dennis F. Hiller and his wife Mary Pennsauken NJ, and Mary K. Christian and her husband Gary of Warrington PA. He also leaves behind his 11 dear Grandchildren; Chuck, Kelly, Tricia, Dennis, Dolores, Kathleen, Christina, Rachael, Sarah, Mary Beth, and Colleen and eight Great Grandchildren; Madison, Cadence, Charlie, Andrew, Emily, Ryan, Justin and Joseph.
In addition to his wife, parents, and daughter, he was preceded in death by his brothers, Phillip and Francis Hiller.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Monday, November 23, 2015 from 10:00 AM until his Funeral Mass 11:00 AM at St. Jerome Church 8100 Colfax St. Philadelphia. His interment will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham.
In lieu of flowers contributions donations in Charles’ name may be made to Father Judge High School, In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Father Judge High School, 3301 Solly Ave., Phila., 19136.
Marie A. Iannarone died Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at St. Joseph Manor in Meadowbrook. She was 94.
Marie was the beloved wife of the late Nicholas Iannarone.
Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Lorenz and Phillippine Waldek Frankenberger.
Marie was a resident of St. Joseph Manor and an Associate of the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer. Marie will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother, grand mother and great grandmother.
Marie is survived by her son Dr. Lorenz N. Iannarone MD and his wife Valeria of Warwick and her 3 grandchildren Nicholas, Christian, Victoria and her great grand daughter Coco.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing Monday, November 23rd from 9:00am until her Funeral Mass 10:00am in the Provincialate of the Sisters of the Holy Redeemer, 521 Moredon Road, Huntingdon Valley, PA 19006. Marie’s interment will follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Sisters of the Holy Redeemer Tanzania Mission, 1600 Huntingdon Pike, Meadowbrook, PA 19046.
Mark D. Arbeter Jr. of Holland, PA died suddenly on Saturday, November 14, 2015, at his residence. He was 25.
Born in Abington, Mark was the loving son of Mark D., Sr. and Laurie J. Harvison Arbeter and the grandson of Melvin and Frances J. Arbeter and Virginia A. Harvison and the late Alan R. Harvison (Barbara Glaeser).
Mark was a life long resident of Bucks County. He was a graduate of Council Rock High School South, Class of 2008. He attended West Chester University for 2 years, and took nursing classes at BCCC.
Mark was a Crew foreman for ServiceMaster, in the Home Restoration division for the past few years. Mark loved sports and was an exceptionally talented Roller Hockey player. Mark played for many teams; including the Coyotes, the Piranha’s, Team Breakaway, Tour Excitement, West Chester (where his team won a National Championship), and the Delco Demon’s (also won a National Championship). Mark also played for Team Pennsylvania for 3 years as well as a Junior Olympics team in Colorado. Mark played ice hockey for Council Rock South. Mark was a fitness fanatic, doing whatever it took to become a better player.
Mark had a great love for music and frequented many concerts. One of his favorite concerts was when he saw Black Sabbath with his father in 2013. What was so special about Mark was his love for his daughter Anna Grace, who made his eyes sparkle.
In addition to his parents and grandparents, Mark is survived by his daughter, Anna Grace Arbeter, his fiancée Candace Podgorski, and his brother and sister, Jared M. and Kylee N. Arbeter. He is also survived by his aunts and uncles, cousins and many friends.
Mark’s family will receive friends on Friday, November 20th from 6:00 to 8:00 pm in the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Road (at Holland Rd.) Richboro, 18954 and on Saturday, November 21st at Northampton Presbyterian Church, 539 Buck Rd. Holland, PA 18966 from 9:00 am until his Funeral Service at 10:00 am. Interment will follow in Newtown Cemetery, Newtown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to “Mark Arbeter Jr. Donations”, C/O Wells Fargo Bank, 725 Second Street Pike, Richboro, PA 18954 in order to establish a college fund for Anna Grace.
Nelson E. Landen of Dublin, PA died suddenly on Friday, November13, 2015, at Sacred Heart Hospital, Allentown, PA. He was 70.
He was the beloved husband of Marie Mocknick Landen for 48 years.
Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Edward and Florence Dunn Landenberger and father of the late Dennis Landen.
Mr. Landen was a resident of Dublin for the past 13 years and formerly lived in Newtown. He graduated from St. Joseph University, Class of 1976, where he received his bachelor degree in accounting. For more than 20 years he worked in the accounting field. Most recently he was employed by Statewide Security and Norristown State Hospital as a security supervisor. In his leisure time, he enjoyed reading, liked all types of sports, taking trips to the beach, and a friendly game of poker. He always looked forward to spending time with his children and grandchildren. He will be sadly missed as a devoted father, grandfather, brother, and friend to all who knew him.
In addition to his beloved wife, he is survived by his two children, Mark Landen of Dublin and Marla M. Pellegrini and her husband, Dennis, of Doylestown, his brother, David Landenberger of Churchville, his sister, Renee Duncheski and her husband, John, of Drexel Hill, and his sister-in-law, Alice Landenberger of Newtown. He is also survived by his five loving grandchildren, Ava, Ashley, Dominic, Daniel and Denny Pellegrini.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Tuesday, November 17, 2015 from 10:00 AM until his Funeral Mass 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church, 235 E. State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901. Interment with military honors will take place at Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in his memory may be made to Wounded Warrior Project, P.O. Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675 or to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Howard P. Clinger of Churchville died peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, November 13, 2015 at St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne. He was 81.
Born in Shrader, PA., Howard was the beloved husband of 62 years to Donna V. Luse Clinger, son of the late James and Lydia Jones Clinger and father-in-law of the late Joan M. Clinger.
Howard was a resident of Churchville for the past 53 years. He was an owner-operator truck driver for over 50 years and the President of Clinger Transportation, having traveled throughout the lower 48 States and Canada. Howard was a master mechanic on both diesel and gas engines and could fix any type of motor. He was a Corporal in the United State Army, serving during the Korean Conflict. He was a member of the Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, a former member of the Churchville Rotary Club. Howard looked forward to working in his garden, going to the Jersey shore and camping with his family. He will be sadly missed for his warm smile and firm and welcoming handshake.
In addition to his beloved wife, Howard is survived by his dear children and their spouses Kathy A. Clinger, Jeffrey H. Clinger and his fiancé Judith Camacho, Karen M. Crawford and her husband Bob, He is also survived by 3 dear grandchildren; Matthew R. Clinger (Michelle), Philip R. Clinger and Bobby Crawford and Tina Edwards whom he thought of as one of his children.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Monday, November 23, 2014 from 11:00 AM until his Funeral service 12:30 PM at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. (at Holland Rd.), Richboro, PA 18954. His interment with military honors will follow in Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown.
In lieu of flowers contributions in his memory may be made to American Diabetes Assoc. 150 Monument Rd. Suite 100, Bala Cynwyd, PA. 19004.
Richard D. Price of Fallsington passed away peacefully on Thursday November 12, 2015 with his loving family by his side. He was 68.
Richard was the beloved husband of Doris Powell Price for 48 years.
Born in Tamaqua, PA he was the son of the late Francis C. and Helen Barron Price.
Richard was raised in the Indian Creek section of Levittown and was a graduate of Woodrow Wilson High School, class of 1964. Following graduation, he served proudly with the United States Air Force both domestically and abroad, serving two years in Taiwan.
Following his time in the Air Force, Richard worked for U.S. Steel for 32 years until his retirement. Shortly after retirement, he began his studies at Temple University, earning his Bachelor of Arts degree in Education. His passion to inspire children led to his next career with Trenton Public Schools where he taught both 3rd and 4th grades for Joyce Kilmer and Parker Elementary Schools.
He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather. He loved the beach, history, working on his flower gardens, Doo Wop music, NASCAR, all Philadelphia sports teams and 7-Eleven coffee. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.
In addition to his wife, Richard is survived by his children, Jennifer J. Dannels of Levittown, Pa; Alison K. Price-McGinnis (Sean McGinnis) of Alexandria, Va; and Evan Richard Price (Nicole Akromas) of Yardley, Pa.; and a sister Elaine Ruth Gore of Illinois. He also leaves behind his granddaughter, Emma Marie Dannels; who was the light of his life.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his Aunt and Uncle William and Harriet Fritz.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Tuesday November 17, 2015 from 6:00 PM until his memorial service 7:00 PM at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, Inc. 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd., Richboro, PA 18954. His interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to Chandler Hall Hospice, 99 Barclay St., Newtown, PA 18940.
Robert A.G. Montgomery Jr., Ed. D., of Southampton passed away on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at Brookdale in Northampton. He was 78.
He was the beloved husband of 46 years to the late Donna L. Miller Montgomery.
Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Robert A.G. Montgomery, Sr., and Martha Mark Montgomery.
Robert graduated from Lincoln High School and went on to earn his Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry from Wheaton College and later earned his Doctorate in Education from Temple University. He continued his education with post graduate work at Oxford University in Educational Globalization. His early career began as a teacher at Northeast High School. While there he began an after school program called Project SPARC which educated students in aeronautics and is still in existence today. It was during this time that he also served at Environmental Tectonics Corporation as V.P. of the AeroMedical Training Institute.
Although he had retired more than once, he never truly lost his passion for education and aeronautics, serving as a consultant with NASA, as principal of Holmesburg Baptist Christian School, and as an adjunct professor at Philadelphia Biblical and Eastern Universities.
Robert was an elder with both the Huntingdon Valley and Warminster Presbyterian Churches and was a passionate model railroad enthusiast.
Surviving are his children; Robert A. G. Montgomery, III and his wife, Jeanette, of Willow Grove; Kenneth S. S. Montgomery and his wife, Angela, of Colorado Springs, CO; Kyle D.G. Montgomery, MD, and his wife, Hong, of Warrington; Dayna L. Montgomery of Southampton; Andrew C.T. Montgomery of Trevose; and Matthew K.B. Montgomery and his wife, Rachel, of Hatboro. He is also survived by his nine loving grandchildren and was looking forward to the arrival of his first great-grandchild.
Robert’s family will receive friends on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, from 10:00 AM until his Funeral Service 10:30 AM at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. (at Holland Rd.), Richboro, PA 18954. His interment will follow in Forest Hills Cemetery, Philadelphia.
Memorial gifts may be sent to the following address with a note on the check that it is in memory of Robert Montgomery for the Science Building: Wheaton College – Advancement Services, 501 College Avenue, Wheaton, IL 60187.
Ethel Johanson, of Warrington, died on Wednesday, November 11, 2015, at Neshaminy Manor Home. She was 96.
She was the beloved wife of 45 years to the late Carl O. Johanson. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Catherine Glaum.
Ethel was a resident of Warrington for the past 7 years having lived at Grundy Hall from 1982 until she moved to Neshaminy Manor in 2008. Ethel was one of the happiest and most appreciative individuals in the world, she was loved dearly by the staff at Neshaminy Manor. When she was able, she loved to cook, enjoyed her walks to Doylestown when she lived at Grundy Hall and looked forward to being with people and laughing.
Ethel is survived by her four caring nieces; Edna Kiernan and her husband Edward, Dolores McAdams and her husband Jim, Marylou Roman and her husband Charles, and Karen Finkelstein and her husband Marc. She is also survived by many other nieces and nephews and many grand nieces and nephews and great-grand nieces and nephews and loving friends.
Ethel’s caring family will receive condolences on Thursday November 19, 2015 from 3:00 pm until her Memorial Services at 4:00 pm at the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home 800 Newtown-Richboro Rd. (at Holland Rd.) Richboro. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers contributions in her memory may be made to Mission of St. Joan of Arc, 2025 E. Atlantic St. Phila, PA., 19134.
Linda Pfeiffer of Wycombe and formerly a longtime Churchville resident passed away unexpectedly on Monday, November 9, 2015. She was 70.
Linda was the beloved wife of the late Albert Pfeiffer, James May, and Paul Weigley.
Born in Richmond, VA she was the daughter of the late John and Laura Daulton Powell.
Linda spent most of her life as a Bucks County resident before retiring to Florida and later returning to Wycombe. She was a talented and avid pianist, showcasing her talents as a church organist for many years and also performing for friends and family. Additionally, she volunteered her talent with various senior centers during her time in Florida.
She enjoyed all things outdoors, most especially Snow mobiling, skiing, and water skiing or simply spending time by the pool.
Above all else, Linda’s steadfast devotion to her family was what those who knew and loved her will remember most. She treasured time with her kids and grandkids and was always finding an excuse to host memorable parties and gatherings with family and friends. She will be dearly missed.
Surviving are her children, Wayne Pfeiffer (Kelli), Doug Pfeiffer (Debbie) and Christine Pfeiffer (Bob Miller). She also leaves behind her adoring grandchildren, Nicole Brooke, Kasey Lynn, Brenden James, and Abigail Elizabeth Pfeiffer and Kyle and Cassandra Miller; and her great-granddaughter, Riley Lynn Oshinsky.
Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Saturday November 14, 2015 from 9:00 AM until her memorial service 10:00 AM at the North & Southampton Reformed Church 1380 Bristol Road, Churchville, PA 18966. Her interment will follow in Sunset Memorial Park, Feasterville.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Linda’s name may be made to the American Lung Association, 527 Plymouth Rd., Ste. 415, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462.
Sarah A. Johnson of Newtown, Pennsylvania passed away on Sunday, November 8, 2015 at Capital Health Regional Medical Center in Trenton, New Jersey after a short illness.
Sarah was born in Troy, Ohio, and was the daughter of the late William and Elsie Jackson.
Sarah was a graduate of Bowling Green State University in Ohio. After graduating, she relocated to Pennsylvania where she was an elementary school teacher in both the Abington School District and the Centennial School District. After the birth of her children, she spent countless hours volunteering at Rolling Hills Elementary School, the Council Rock Swim and Dive Club, and the Richboro Swim Club. She was an active member of the American Association of University Women for many years. She enjoyed cooking and hosting family dinners. She was an avid Ohio State football fan, and loved spending time with her family in Ocean City, New Jersey.
Sarah was the beloved wife of the late P. Kendall Johnson, Jr. She is survived by her children, Beth Johnson of Holland, Terri (Johnson) Robinson and her husband Scott of Holland, and her son Brian Johnson of Newtown. Also, her precious grandchildren, Lindsay, Colleen, Chloe, Katie, Kellsey, and Matthew. Her sister Ruth (Jackson) Hartman and husband Herb of Troy, Ohio, and four nephews, their wives and many great nieces and nephews.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing, Wednesday, November 11th from 6:00-8:00 pm in the Joseph A. Fluehr III Funeral Home, 800 Newtown-Richboro Road (at Holland Rd.) Richboro, 18954 and on Friday, November 13th from 9:00 am until her Funeral Service at 10:00 am in St. John’s United Methodist Church, 820 Almshouse Road, Ivyland, Pennsylvania 18974. Sarah’s interment will follow in Whitemarsh Memorial Park in Prospectville, Pennsylvania.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to the Sarah A. Johnson Endowment Fund, P.O. Box 189, Richboro, PA 18954.