Sarah Thom Schwenzer of Yardley, PA and formerly of Buffalo, NY died peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, March 21, 2017.  She was 95.

Born in Buffalo, New York, Sarah was the beloved wife of the late Francis Raymond Schwenzer and the daughter of the late Joseph and  Anna Davidson Thom.  She was the sister of the late Eleanor Thomas and the late Evelyn Thom.

Sarah graduated from Lafayette High School, Buffalo, New York and married Raymond Schwenzer in June 1946.  She was a devoted wife and mother and President of Schwenzer Tool & Die, Company, Inc. 1974 – 1985.   Sarah retired in 1985 and moved to Yardley, PA to be with her daughters.  

Sarah is survived by her loving daughters: Dr. Gretchen Schwenzer and Dr. Kathryn Schwenzer of Yardley, PA and also by her adoring granddaughter Padma Schwenzer of Herndon, VA. 

Funeral Services and Interment in Mount Calvary Cemetery in Cheektowaga, NY were conducted privately.

Contributions in her memory may be made to Philabundance, the Philadelphia region’s food-rescue organization.

Raymond J. Mitchell, age 92, of Cape Coral, FL, formerly of Morrisville, PA, passed away peacefully on Feb. 28, 2017 at Lee Memorial Health System, Ft. Myers, FL. Born in Morrisville, he lived in Morrisville for 64 years before relocating to Florida 28 years ago.

Prior to his retirement, he was employed as a heavy equipment operator with Warner Sand and Gravel for 40 years. Mr. Mitchell was a 4th degree Knight with the Knights of Columbus, a member of the VFW and the Moose Club, and a proud Army Veteran of WWII, Battalion 3 at the Battle of the Bulge. He was also an avid gardener.

Son of the late James J. and Marion (Taylor) Mitchell, and brother of the late James, Edward, Alfred, and Lawrence Mitchell and Ann Rupprecht, he is survived by his loving wife Dolores (Bahr) Mitchell, four children, Marie (William) Thomas of Sellersville, PA, Raymond Mitchell, Jr. of Cape Coral, FL, Reid (Margaret) Mitchell of San Marcos, CA, and Cecelia (Floyd) Marshall of MN, a brother Francis Mitchell of Levittown, PA, 12 grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to celebrate his funeral mass at 11 AM on Wednesday, March 8, 2017 at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 752 Big Oak Rd., Yardley, PA.
Interment will follow in Our Lady of Grace Cemetery, Langhorne, PA.

Friends may call Tuesday evening from 7-9 PM, and on Wednesday morning from 9:30 – 10:30 AM at the J. Allen Hooper Funeral Chapel, 41 W. Trenton Ave., Morrisville, PA (
In lieu of flowers the family requests memorial contributions be sent to St. Andrew Catholic Church, 2628 Delprado Blvd., Cape Coral, FL 33904-5705.

Jessie G. Carbonneau, age 97, of Yardley, PA, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at her son’s home. Born in Trenton, NJ, she was a lifelong Yardley resident.

Prior to her retirement, she worked at New Jersey Manufacturer’s Insurance for over 30 years. She was a parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church. Mrs. Carbonneau was a member of N.A.R.F.E. (National Active & Retired Federal Employees). A member of the Trevose Horticulture Society, she loved flowers and gardening. Jessie also enjoyed travel and going to the casinos. The joy of her life were her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Daughter of the late Vincent and Mary (Rudna) Hludzinski, and wife of the late Donald T. Carbonneau, Sr., she is survived by her son and daughter-in-law Donald T. Jr. and Sandy Carbonneau of Levittown, PA, 2 grandchildren Bruce (Vincenza) Carbonneau and Donald III (Vita) Carbonneau, 3 great grandchildren Donnie IV, Vinessa, and Kaitlyn Carbonneau, and several nieces and nephews.

Friends may call Tuesday morning from 9-10 AM at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral mass at 10 AM on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church, 752 Big Oak Rd., Yardley, PA 19067. Interment will follow in St. Ignatius Cemetery, Yardley.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude’s Research Hospital for Children, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105, or to the Wounded Warrior Project, PO Box 758517 Topeka, Kansas 66675-8517

The family of Mrs. Carbonneau wishes to thank all the nurses and caregivers at St. Mary Home Care and Chandler Hall Hospice.