It is with great sorrow, that the family of William R Rech, of Furlong, PA annouce his passing on Wednesday, December 11, 2019.
He was 85 years old and was the son of William G. and Helen Thompson Rech. He is survived by his loving wife Joan T. (Dougherty) Rech of 61 years. He was the devoted Father of his five children,Donna Guibilo RN (Richard Guibilo), Susan Lee (Michael Lee), Sharon Rech (Frank Lindinger), William Rech (Kelli Rech) and Kevin Rech DMD, and loving Grandfather to his twelve grandchildren and four great grandchildren.
He is survived by his brother Robert Rech, Sister Diane Nakonechny and preceeded in death by his baby brother Kenneth, sister Helen Coleman, sister-in-law Myrna Rech and brother-in-law William Nakonechny.
Bill graduated from Ivington High School; entered the Navy upon graduation where he served four years during the Korean War. He then joined Prudential Insurance Company in Newark NJ, then transfered to Fort Washington for 40 years before retiring. For the past 10 years he has been a Volunteer at Doylestown Hospital.
Relatives and friends are invited to a Celebration of Life from 9:00-11:00 am on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at the Varcoe-Thomas Funeral Home, 344 North Main Street, Doylestown, PA 18901.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations in William's name to The Michael J. Fox Foundation, PO Box 5014 Hagerstown, MD 21741-5014 and/or the Doylestown Heart and Vascular Institute, 595 West State Street, Doylestown, PA 18901.
Interment with military honors will be held privately at the Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown, PA in the near future.
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