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Obituary for May J. Ackerman

May J. Ackerman of Doylestown, PA passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2018 in the Pine Run Health Center, Doylestown, PA. She was 92.

Born in Philadelphia, PA to the late B. Franklin and Mae (Dietrich) Sellers, May resided in Doylestown since 2012 and was a former resident of Huntingdon Valley and Glenside, PA.

May was formerly employed as an administrative assistant/vet tech with Rau Animal Hospital, Glenside, PA and was a lifelong lover of animals. She was also a lifelong member of the Glenside United Church of Christ.

She was the devoted wife of the late William H. Ackerman; devoted mother of Linda (Jim) McHenry and Stephen (Sydney) Ackerman, dear sister of the late Horace (Anna) Sellers, Dorothy (Harry Edward) Dress; loving grandmother of Cynthia Farina, Matthew McHenry, Ian McHenry, Stephen, Daniel and Travis Ackerman; cherished great-grandmother of Isabella, Grace and Sophia Farina, Cleo Iwata McHenry and Eva Iwata McHenry, Daniel J. Ackerman, Jr., Jaxon Enochs, Prudence Salinas and Eleanor Grace Ackerman.

The Ackerman and McHenry families wish to extend their gratitude to the Pine Run Community and Ascend Hospice for the excellent care May received during her stay.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to the Bucks County SPCA, PO Box 277, Lahaska, PA 18931 or or the Alzheimer’s Association, Delaware Valley Chapter, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106 would be appreciated.

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