John E. Stauffer, 89, husband of Marie L. (Leister) Stauffer for 63 years, passed away on Thursday at Pottstown Memorial Medical Center.
Born in Sassamansville, he was the son of the late Calvin and Mabel (Erb) Stauffer.
Surviving with his wife is son, Dana J. Stauffer, husband of Helen; daughter, Gail S., wife of Bill Smith, Jr.; grandson, Billy Smith, III, husband of Cary; great grandson, Landon Smith; and sister, Pauline Haring.
John was a member of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Sassamansville, a WWII Army veteran, and was a bricklayer/stone mason with his own business for more than 30 years.
A funeral service will be held on Monday, 10:30 AM at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 1020 E. Philadelphia Avenue, Gilbertsville, PA, with Rev. George Harpel officiating. Interment will be private. Family and friends may call on Monday from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in honor of John to "Shares of Faith" at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 1809 Hoffmansville Road, PO Box 370, Sassamansville, PA 19472.