Geraldine Nesmith, longtime resident of Chapel Manor Nursing Home, passed away on April 16th, 2018 at the age of 77. Loving mother of Allen Wright, Bambi Gowans, Winston Nesmith and the late Eric Nesmith. Sister of Jacqueline Wright and Joyce McCrief. She leaves to mourn many loving grandchildren, great grandchildren, cousins, nieces and nephews. Family and friends are invited to gather, remember and celebrate Geraldine’s life on Friday April 27th, 2018. There will be a viewing from 9:00AM to 10:00AM at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. (between Unruh & Knorr Sts). There will be a Home Going Service at 10:00AM in the Funeral Home with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery, Willow Grove, PA. After the burial service all are invited to a funeral luncheon from 2:00PM to 5:00PM at Majestic Hall 800 W. Olney Ave. Phila., PA 19120
Ethel May Sorg “Babs” (nee Watson) of Philadelphia, passed away on April 18th, 2018 at the age of 77. Beloved wife of the late Thomas A. Sorg. Loving mother of Daniel Curry (Cherie), John Curry (Ellamay), Sandra McCloskey (Shawn), Linda Leach (Timothy) and the late Michael Curry. Also survived by 8 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren, many nieces and nephews .Sister of Brenda Miranda, Neil Watson, Ralphene Watson, Cheryl Boyle and the late Lois Mistalski. Family and freinds are invited to gather, remember and celebrate Ethel’s life on Tuesday April 24th from 9:30AM to 11:00AM at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. (between Unruh & Knorr Sts) There will be a Prayer Service at 11:00AM in the Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers please make donations in Ethel’s memory to Holy Redeemer Hospice. To donate please click here https://www.holyredeemer.com/Main/GivingHOME1.aspx
Edward W. Rosiejka passed away on April 19, 2018 at the age of 80. Loving companion of Kathryn Rosiejka. Beloved father of Deborah Haraburda and stepfather to Robert Rambo (Linda). He will be missed by his grandchildren and friends. Family and friends are invited to attend Edward’s graveside service on Wednesday morning April 25th, 2018 at 10:00AM in Forest Hills Cemetery (Huntingdon Valley, PA).
Joyce Simister (nee Whaley), formerly of Philadelphia, passed away on April 20th, 2018, at age 91. Beloved wife of the late Charles Simister. Loving mom to Pat Urban (Walt), Steve Simister (Sue), Mike Simister (Debbie), Denise Kish (the late John), Theresa Mount (Dennis), Mary Strunk (Anthony). Also survived by 16 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to gather, remember and celebrate Joyce’s life on Wednesday April 25th from 10:00AM to 11:30AM at McCafferty Funeral & Cremation Inc. 6711 Frankford Ave. (between Unruh & Knorr Sts) There will be a Prayer Service at 11:30AM in the Funeral Home with burial to follow in Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.