Marion E. Carver
Marion E. Carver, 93, of Quakertown and formerly of Telford, passed away on her birthday, March 28, 2013, at Grand View Hospital. She is survived by her beloved husband of 71 years, Harold W. Carver.
Born March 28, 1920, in Chicago, Ill., Marion was the daughter of the late Anthony and Emily (Yates) Simmer. Mrs. Carver worked at Vogel and Feingold in Telford, and she went on to work as a seamstress at Merrill Landis Draperies in Telford until her retirement. In her free time, she enjoyed reading, cross- word puzzles and knitting. Above all else, she loved spending time with her family and especially cherished her role as “Grandmom.”
In addition to her husband, Marion is survived by three children, Harold Carver Jr. and his wife, Connie, of Bechtelsville, Lynn Renner and her husband, Tom, of Telford, and Carol Jean Sadler and her husband, Dennis, of Perkiomenville; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; two step- great- grandchildren; and two brothers, Gordon Simmer, of Ocala, Fla., and Thomas Simmer, of Cincinnati, Ohio.
She was preceded in death by a great-grandson, Andrew Renner; a brother, Neo Simmer; and a sister, Ruth Sauers.
Services were held Monday, April 1, 2013, at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 107 Lincoln Ave., Telford, PA 18969. Interment was in St. Paul’s Cemetery, Telford.
,Q OLHu RI flRwHUV, GRQDtions may be made in Marion’s memory to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, address above. Arrangements are by Huff & Lakjer Funeral Home, Lansdale.