Joan E. Hirsch Juhas of Southampton, New Jersey died peacefully on Tuesday, May 29, 2012, at her son’s home in Langhorne surrounded by her loving family. She was 74.
Joan was the beloved wife of 50 years to James Juhas.
Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John and Alice Mulcahey Hirsch, and sister of the late Jack and Charles Hirsch.
Joan was a former resident of the Kensington section of Philadelphia before moving to Southampton, New Jersey 13 years ago. She was an avid Bingo player and ran the Bingo for over 20 years at St. Joan of Arc Parish in Philadelphia. She enjoyed quality times spent with her family, especially her grandchildren. Joan will be deeply missed by her family and by all who came to know her.
In addition to her husband James, Joan is survived by her loving sons; Timothy J. Juhas and his wife Susan of Langhorne and James J. Juhas and his wife Maureen of Naperville, IL. Joan is also survived by her two brothers, Frank Hirsch and his wife Joanne of Plymouth Meeting and Bob Hirsch and his wife Ann Marie of Philadelphia, her sister, Betty Fox and her husband Joe of Philadelphia and her six cherished grandchildren, Joe, Julie, Kimmy, Tara, Callie and Jamie.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing on Friday, June 1, 2012, from 9:00 am until her Funeral Mass 10:30 am at the Olde Church of St. Andrew, 135 South Sycamore St. Newtown, PA 18940.
Interment will follow in North Cedar Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia.
Olde Church of St. Andrew
131 S. Sycamore Street, Newtown, PA 18940
5800 Frankford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19135