Florence Way March

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Florence Way March of Downingtown Florence Way March, 86, of Downingtown, passed away on Feb. 17, 2013, at St. Martha Manor. Born in 1926 in Downingtown, Florence was the daughter of Helen (Parker) and Charles Way, both deceased. She attended Downingtown schools and lived in the area her entire life. Following graduation, Florence worked as a stenographer for the IRS in Philadelphia. After several years, she accepted a position with Lukens Steel in Coatesville and worked in the Coatesville office. In 1953, she married Robert (Rabbit) March and they lived in the Coatesville area. Robert March passed away in 1989, after 36 years of marriage. Florence was active in the Purple Heart Auxiliary, serving as secretary/treasurer. She was also an active volunteer in the Meals on Wheels program, delivering meals in the Coatesville area. Florence is survived by a cousin, Mildred Good of Pitman, N.J. Relatives and friends are invited to her visitation from 10 to 10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 22, and to her funeral service at 10:30 a.m., at the Donohue Funeral Home, 43 W. Lancaster Ave., Downingtown, PA 19335; 610-269-3080. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Martha Manor, 470 Manor Avenue, Downingtown, PA 19335. Online condolences at www.donohuefuneralhome.com.

Published in The Daily Local on Feb. 20, 2013
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