Obituaries for Kovacs Funeral Home Obituary for Lewis R. Krausse, Sr.Lewis R. Krausse, Sr. Plumber Mr. Lewis R. Krausse, Sr., 76, died on February 10, 2015, at his home in Springfield, PA. Born in Philadelphia, PA, Mr. Krausse was a graduate of Media High School. He was a resident of Springfield for 55 years. He was employed at the Fair Acres Geriatric Center in Lima for over 35 years, retiring in 1996. He served in the U. S. Marine Corp. during peace time. Mr. Krausse was a member of AARP. He loved swimming as well as diving, and loved the ocean. As a young man he enjoyed playing softball. He also enjoyed hunting, shooting pool and music. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Mary (Kemp) Krausse, a son, Lewis R. (Susan) Krausse, Jr. of Plymouth Meeting, PA, a daughter, Mary Lou (Albert) Bosler of Morton, PA, a sister, Elizabeth Loynds of Boothwyn, PA, six grandchildren, Jake, Luke, Kyle, Kasey, Jamie, and Courtney, and two great-grandchildren, Emmalyn and T.J., as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by two brothers, John and Harold Krausse. Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Saturday, February 14, 2015, after 10:00 AM at the Covenant United Methodist Church, 212 W. Springfield Road, Springfield, PA 19064, followed immediately by his memorial service at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private. Donations in his memory may be made to the church named above or to a charity of the donor’s choice. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=ac2a356194Obituary for Michael Leo PacioccoRelatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Thursday, February 12, 2015, after 9:30 AM followed by his funeral Mass at 11:00 AM at the St. Kevin Church, 200 W. Sproul Road, Springfield, PA 19064. Interment will be private.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=e5ad356137Obituary for Eleanor A. MunafoMrs. Eleanor A. (nee Quintile) Munafo, 96, died on February 5, 2015, in Wallingford, PA. Born in Philadelphia, PA, Mrs. Munafo was a graduate of West Philadelphia High School in 1935. She was a resident of Springfield prior to moving to Wallingford seven years ago. The homemaker was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Church in Morton, PA. She was an avid bowler and she loved to cruise and travel. She enjoyed spending summers in Ocean City, NJ. She is survived by a son, Christopher Munafo, three daughters, Patricia Estadt, Jane Liszka, and Maria Love, twelve grandchildren, and 15 great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Joseph Munafo, in 2001. Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation on Saturday, February 28, after 9:00 AM at Our Lady of Perpetual Help, 2130 Franklin Avenue, Morton, PA 19070, followed immediately by her funeral Mass at 10:00 AM. Interment will be private. Donations in her memory may be made to St. Jude Hospital for Children, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=a23f357363Obituary for Joseph F. HaighJoseph F. Haigh Pharmacist Mr. Joseph F. Haigh, 85, died on February 3, 2015 at Delaware County Memorial Hospital in Drexel Hill. Born in Deland, FL, Mr. Haigh was a 1947 graduate of Upper Darby High School and later of the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science. He was a pharmacist at Thrift Drugs in Norristown and King of Prussia, retiring in 1995. He was a resident of Springfield since 1964. Mr. Haigh was a member of Holy Spirit Lutheran Church in Sceane, PA. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He enjoyed being a ham radio operator as well as being an avid reader, especially books on history and the Civil War. He is survived by a daughter, Linda (Kurt) Feldman, a sister, Eleanor Hobdell, and a grandson, Matthew Haigh. He was predeceased by his wife, Ruth “Sally” Haigh in 2001, a son, Allen Haigh in 2005, and a sister, Mary Judith Dexter. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Sunday evening, February 8, 2015, from 7:00 to 9:00 pm at the Kovacs Funeral Home, Inc., 530 W. Woodland Avenue, Springfield, PA 19064. Also invited to the funeral home on Monday, February 9, after 10:00 am until the time of his funeral at 11:00 am. Interment will be in Valley Forge Memorial Garden, King of Prussia, PA. Donations in his memory may be made to the Holy Spirit Lutheran Church, 2545 Franklin Avenue, Secane, PA 19018-2827 or a charity of the donor’s choice.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=deee355686Obituary for Arlene J. ManganoArlene J. Mangano, 80, died on January 23, 2015, at Taylor Hospice in Ridley Park, PA. Born in Philadelphia, PA, Ms. Mangano was a graduate of South Philadelphia High School for Girls. She was a former resident of Drexel Hill before moving to Springfield in 1998. Devoted sister of Joan Ranalli (Carmen). Beloved Aunt to Diane Borromeo (Chris), Richard Ranalli (Eileen) and Lorraine Ranalli (Bob Pollag). Also survived by 8 Great Nieces and Nephews.. Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation on Thursday, January 29, after 10:00 a.m. at St. Kevin Church, 200 Sproul Road, Springfield, PA 19064, followed immediately by her funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in SS Peter & Paul Cemetery in Springfield. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Taylor Hospice , 300 Johnson Ave., Ridley Park, PA 19078.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=607a354587Obituary for Pauline C. PerryPauline C. Perry Administrative Assistant Pauline C. (nee Stengel) Perry, a retired administrative assistant and longtime resident of Springfield, PA, died unexpectedly on January 21, 2015, at the age of 89 while surrounded by her family. Pauline is survived by her three children, Richard John (Geralyn) of Springfield, Ronald Alan (Judith) of Pereira, Colombia, S.A.; and Elizabeth Jean (Stephen) Bacanskas of Glenside, PA; one sister, Dorothy Lorentson of Broomall; and her 7 grandchildren, Caroline (Jonathan), Leanne, Jill, Midhi, Pauline, Julia, and Stephen. She is predeceased by loving husband of 52 years, John Perry. Pauline was born in Philadelphia and graduated from St. Hubert Catholic High School. For over 21 years she was an administrative assistant to the director at Overbrook School for the Blind, where she retired in 2001. She was a devoted member of St. Kevin Church in Springfield, PA. She enjoyed arts and crafts, reading, puzzles and was an accomplished seamstress. She will be deeply missed by her friends, family, and all who knew her. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Wednesday, January 28, after 10:00 AM at St. Kevin Church, 200 W. Sproul Road, Springfield, PA 19064 followed immediately by her funeral Mass at 11:00 AM. Interment will be in SS Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA following Mass. Donations in her memory may be made to Overbrook School for the Blind, 6333 Malvern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19151.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=326e354483Obituary for Catherine T. TimbersMrs. Catherine T. (nee Quirk) Timbers, 91, died on January 18, 2015, in Newtown Square, PA. Born in Philadelphia, Mrs. Timbers was a graduate of West Catholic School for Girls. The homemaker was a long time resident of Springfield before moving to Newtown Square. She was a member of St. Kevin Church in Springfield. Mrs. Timbers was the youngest of eleven siblings. She was devoted to her family. She is survived by three sons, Daniel, William and Michael Timbers, six grandchildren and one great-grandson. She was predeceased by her husband, Ralph F. Timbers in 2005. Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Friday, January 23, after 10:00 AM at St. Kevin Church, 200 W. Sproul Road, Springfield, PA 19064 followed immediately by her funeral Mass at 11:00 AM. Interment will be in SS Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA. Donations in her memory may be made to the church named above or to Dunwoody Village, (Residents Reserve Fund), 3500 West Chester Pike, Newtown Square, PA 19073. http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c41e354259Obituary for David K. TegethoffMr. David K. Tegethoff, 50, died suddenly on January 3, 2015 in Media, PA. Born in Bryn Mawr, PA, Mr. Tegethoff was a long time Springfield resident and a graduate of Springfield High School. He also attended Delaware County Community College. After moving from Springfield, Mr. Tegethoff was a resident of Glenolden, PA. He was an electrician from 1980 to the present. Mr. Tegethoff was a member of the Delaware County Electrical Assoc. and the Philadelphia Electrical Contractor Assoc. He was an avid Eagles fan. He is survived by his wife, Dawn (nee) Johnston) Tegethoff, a daughter, Rachel Weir of Philadelphia, his father, Ronald W. Tegethoff and step-mother, Mary Anne Tegethoff of Springfield, a brother, James J.Tegethoff of Chichester, two nephews, Jay and Jordan, and his aunts and uncles. He was predeceased by his mother, Mary Lou( nee MacGregor) Tegethoff, and a brother, Steven Tegethoff. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Saturday, January 10, after 10:00 AM at the Kovacs Funeral Home, Inc., 530 W. Woodland Avenue, Springfield, PA 19064 followed by his funeral service at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private. Donations in his memory may be sent to a charity of the donor’s choice.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=3a44352796Obituary for John J. McDonnellJohn J. McDonnell John J. “Jack” McDonnell, also known as “Murph”, age 80, died peacefully on December 4, 2014 . Born in Springfield, PA, Jack was a graduate of West Catholic High School for Boys in 1952 and LaSalle College in 1956. He was a resident of Ridley Park. A Facilities Manager for Internal Revenue Service, where he was also the President of the 25 Year Club. Jack served for nine years as a member of the Pennsylvania National Guard. He was a former member of St. Kevin Church in Springfield. He was a long time Class "A" golf club maker and repairer. Jack was a faithful 30 year member of the Men of Malvern. He is survived by a daughter, Kelly Ann McDonnell, a son, David Andrew (Lauren) McDonnell, three grandchildren, Ronan, Sloane, and Declan, his sister, Maureen Eichman, brothers Tom, Bob, and Joe McDonnell, and long time friend, Patricia Calhoun. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews and long time good friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Tom and Catherine (McNelis) McDonnell, and his brother Jim. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Tuesday, December 9, 2014, from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. at St. Kevin Church, 200 W. Sproul Road, Springfield, PA 19064 until the time of his funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery, Media, PA. Donations in his memory may be made to Main Line Health Hospice, 240 Radnor Chester Road, Radnor, PA 19087 or the Malvern Retreat House (Attn: Development Department), P.O. Box 315, Malvern, PA 19355.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=2768349750Obituary for Robert E. Butler, Sr.Relatives and friends are invited to his visitation on Saturday, November 29, 2014, after 9:30 AM at St. Kevin Church, 200 W. Sproul Road, Springfield, PA until the time of his funeral Mass at 11:00 AM. Interment will be private.http://obituaries.expressionstributes.com/?o=c2e8349075