Obituary

Charles W. Brooks, III

Charles Willis Brooks, III, formerly of Germantown, passed away on May 16, 2024, at age 85. Beloved husband of the late Lorraine Brooks. Loving father of Francine Maynard (Michael). Devoted grandfather of Melanie Maynard. At the request of Charles’ family there will no services.

Varghese Varghese

Varghese Varghese, age 77, passed away surrounded by his loving family, on May 14, 2024. Beloved husband of Sara Varghese. Beloved father of Biju Varghese (Krishna) and Benji Varghese (Jeen). Devoted Appachan of Leon, Jude, Jeeva and Isabel. Also survived by his brother Cherian Varughese (Achamma). Family and friends are invited to attend his viewing and gathering on Friday May 17th from 9:30am – 10:30am at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford ave. (between Unruh & Knorr sts) Further arrangements will be held in private by his family. Please keep them all in your thoughts and prayers

Larry Davis

Larry Edward Davis, born and raised in Philadelphia, sadly passed away on May 3, 2024, at the age of 71, with his niece, Kelli by his side. After graduating from the Philadelphia School District, he entered the United States Army where he was honored and proud to have served. After being honorably discharged, he worked in the field of nursing until he retired. One of Larry's favorite past times early on was training with the International Shotokan Karate Federation where he had obtained several belts. He loved to eat, listen to the oldies, watch basketball and was a huge fan of the Philadelphia Eagles. He would talk "smack" and banter with any and everyone who would listen about his team. Larry could be lovingly kind, surly, and feisty all at the same time. He loved the Lord, and enjoyed fellowshipping with his Pastor Elsie Bowen, and church family of Righteous Healing Ministries, where he served faithfully as an Armour Bearer. Larry joins his father, Otis Davis, mother, Eloise Davis, only brother, Otis Davis Jr., and his only daughter, Johannah Danielle Davis in the peaceful rest of God. He leaves to cherish his loving memories to nieces and nephews; Kelli Little, Earl Davis, Christina Forgette, and Curtis Davis. Great niece and nephews; Sean, Aaron, Jordyn, Elijah, and Ryan. Cousin: Sylvester Simmons, and a host of other relatives and friends who will treasure his memory forever. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him. There will be a memorial celebration for all to attend on Saturday, May 25, 2024, at 11:00am, at The Witherspoon Apartments Community Room, located at 2050 South 58th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19143. He will be laid to rest privately at the Washington Crossing National Cemetery.

Bernard Bohley

Bernard Bohley, born and raised in Philadelphia, sadly passed away on April 18, 2024, at the age of 75. He adored his granddaughter, as well as his children, brothers, sisters, nieces and nephews. Beloved father of Jason Bohley and Christina Bohley. Cherished grandfather of Peyton Bohley and Courtney. Loving brother of Teresa McCade, Neil Bohley, Mike Bohley, and the late Eileen Hastie. He is also survived by his nieces and nephews, Michelle Ebert, Lisa McCade Smith, Neil Bohley, Jammie McManus, Lauren Rimbaut, Kyle Bohley, Marykate Hastie and Michael Bohley.

All are invited to Bernard's visitation and funeral on Thursday, May 16th at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. Phila., PA 19135 (between Unruh & Knorr Sts.) from 9:30am-11:00am. There will be a prayer service in the funeral home at 11:00am.