Florence C. Verish

FLORENCE C. VERISH, 94, FORMERLY OF PHOENIXVILLE Florence C. (Bechtel) Verish, 94, wife of the late Andrew D. Verish, formerly of Phoenixville, died February 28, at her Marietta, GA residence. Mrs. Verish was born on November 8, 1917, in Philadelphia, and was the daughter of the late Carl C. and Anna G. (Urban) Bechtel. She was a graduate of Collegeville High School and Ursinus College. Before she retired, Mrs. Verish was a guidance department secretary at Phoenixville High School. Mrs. Verish was a member of Trinity Reformed Church, United Church Of Christ, Collegeville. Mrs. Verish is survived by her daughter, Andrea C., wife of Stan Zawko, Roswell, GA; her brother, John Bechtel, New York City, and four grandchildren. A graveside service will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, in St. Ann Catholic Cemetery, Pothouse Rd., Schuylkill Twp., with the Rev. Dr. Martha B. Kriebel, Pastor, Trinity Reformed Church, UCC, officiating. Arrangements are by Holcombe Funeral Home, Inc., Trappe.

Published in The Mercury on Apr. 10, 2012