Gerard Smith, father of David Smith of Yardley, PA died November 3rd, 2014. (A full obituary will be posted at a later date.)

20141105_142620029_0Marjorie J. Fullan of Yardley, Pa., passed away peacefully on Nov. 3, 2014 in St. Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, Pa., with her family by her side.

Born in Jackson Heights, Queens, N.Y., she lived in Long Island and Massapequa, N.Y. for 14 years before moving to Yardley in 1978.

Prior to her retirement, she was employed as a secretary with AT&T as well as Western Electric in New York. She also worked as a processing clerk with Allstate Life and MetLife. Additionally, she spent over 20 years working with American Greetings.

Marjorie was a graduate of St. Agnes Diocesan High School in Rockville Centre, N.J. She volunteered with numerous thrift shops, and also helped at Sunrise Assisted Living in Lower Makefield. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.

Daughter of the late Frank and Ruth (Schwaninger) Donofreo, and grandmother of the late James A. Fullan; she is survived by her loving husband, Arthur E. Fullan; four children, Kathleen M. and Thomas Rutz of North Wales, Pa., James Fullan of Doylestown, Maureen A. and Matthew Cosenza of Lansdale, and Michael P. Fullan of Newportville; a sister, Alice Johns of State College; eight grandchildren, Matthew, Andrew, Sean, Christopher (Rachel), Laura (Jason), Victoria, Matthew Jr., and Alex; two great grandchildren, Lillyanne and Jase; and several nieces and nephews.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral mass at 11 a.m. on Monday, Nov. 10, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Yardley, Pa. Interment will follow in Resurrection Cemetery, Bensalem.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. on Sunday evening and from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. on Monday morning at the J. Allen Hooper Funeral Chapel, 41 W. Trenton Ave., Morrisville, Pa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to St. Mary Medical Center, 1201 Newtown-Langhorne Road, Langhorne, Pa. 19047

20141104_144803946_0Edward J. Farinelli of Morrisville, Pa., passed away Monday, Nov. 3, 2014 at St. Mary’s Hospital, Langhorne, Pa. He was 92.

Born in Carlisle, Pa., he lived in Trenton before moving to Morrisville 55 years ago.

Prior to his retirement, Mr. Farinelli was a successful businessman who, along with his late brother, Bruno, owned and operated Bromley Fuel Service Co., Inc. in Trenton for over 40 years.

He was an avid sailor and most enjoyed exploring the Caribbean around the Virgin Islands on his sailboat. If he wasn’t working, he was entertaining his relatives and friends at sea. Edward was a parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church in Lower Makefield.

Son of the late Silvestro and Diamente (Gianfresci) Farinelli; and brother of the late Mildred Ottaunick; he is survived by his beloved wife, Marie (Montervino) Farinelli; two children, Edward Jr. of Ft. Collins, Colo., and Lisa Farinelli of Denver, Colo.; four grandchildren, Rachel, Aaron, John, and Christopher; and several nieces and nephews.

Services and entombment in St. Mary Mausoleum in Trenton, N.J. will be held privately at the convenience of the family.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Mr. Farinelli’s name may be sent to St. John the Evangelist Church, 728 Big Oak Road, Yardley, Pa. 19067.

545747a0a16c7.imageKaitlin Nicole Abel died suddenly Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. She was 23.

Kate was full of life, happiness, and love, and will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved her.

Kate was the beloved daughter of Tim and Kathy; and loving sister of Tim, Julianna, and Marissa Abel. She was granddaughter of Ronald and Frances Abel, and James and Kathleen Hughes. She also is survived by many cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.

She was a graduate of St. John the Evangelist grade school and Villa Joseph Marie High School. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from LaSalle University. Kate spent her most recent days pursuing her dream of attending graduate school while balancing a variety of jobs, including Sesame Place, Ivy Rehabilitation Center, Starbucks, Brittingham’s Irish Pub & Restaurant, Magee Rehabilitation Center, and most recently, Bowers Physical Therapy.

It was Kate’s lifelong dream to become a physical therapist, but she never let her own goals stand in the way of spending time with others. Kaitlin made every interaction personal, a testament to her genuine care for others. She lived her life with a unique grace in her heart and a permanent smile on her face.

Kaitlin’s family and friends are invited to her viewing from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, at St. John the Evangelist Church, 752 Big Oak Road, Morrisville, PA 19067. A funeral Mass will follow at noon.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Kaitlin’s name may be made to a charity of your choice.