William T. Kirland

WILLIAM T. KIRLAND, 80, OF PHOENIXVILLE William T. Kirland, 80, of Phoenixville, PA, died on Saturday, June 9, 2012 at Sanatoga Center. He was the husband of Phyllis A. (Horner) Kirland. He was born in Limerick to the late William T. and Marion (Kohl) Kirland. After attending Royersford High School he enlisted in the US Navy and served as a flight engineer. Mr. Kirland worked in the production line for 36 years at Superior Tube, Collegeville, PA. He and his wife shared a love of the Hawaiian Islands, traveling to them twenty-three times. In addition to his wife of 46 years, he is survived by his children: son, William C. Kirland and wife Sharon, of Schwenksville; Vicki Pasquarello, wife of the late David, of Souderton; grandchildren: Angela Huber, wife of James, Jennifer Gagnon, wife of Michael and Lindsey Kirland; and great-grandson, Rocco David Gagnon. A memorial service will be held on Thursday, June 14, 2012 at 11 a.m. at Campbell-Ennis-Klotzbach Funeral Home Inc., Main Street at Fifth Avenue, Phoenixville. Officiating will be Rev. James R. Roth. Friends may call from 10-11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be offered to Best Friends Animal Society, 5001 Angel Canyon Road Kanab, UT 84741 or www.bestfriends.org Online condolences may be offered at www.phoenixvillefuneralhome.com

Published in The Mercury on June 12, 2012