|Death: ||Feb. 10, 2001|
Felix F. Mack
February 10, 2001
Felix F. Mack of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania died Saturday, February 10, 2001 at Vencor Hospital. He was 79 years old. Felix was born March 2, 1921 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, son of the late Kuno Mack and the late Martha Mack (nee - Rupnecht).
He is the beloved husband of 52 years to Mary R. Mack (nee Brun); father of Diane and Robert F. Mack and his wife Maria ; grandfather of Joanna, Christina and Lisa Mack and the brother of William Mack.
Felix retired as a purchasing agent for the Mateer-Burt Company in 1987.
He was a graduate of Northeast High School in 1939, he then worked for Cramp Shipyard in the purchasing Department and was deferred due to his work. Mr. Mack gave up his deferment to join the Army in October of 1943. He served in the 28th Infantry Division which participated in the D-Day landing on Utah Beach in Normandy. Felix was wounded in Luxenbourg for which he received the Purple Heart. He spent six months in the hospital in Bristol England and then returned to his infantry regiment. He finished his tour of duty in Lubeck, Germany and was discharged in October of 1945.
Relatives and friends are invited to his Funeral Mass Wednesday, February 14, 2001, at 10:30 A.M. at Presentation B. V. M. Church, 100 Old Soldiers Road, Cheltenham. Friends may call Wednesday, February 14, 2001, from 9:30 to 10:30 A.M. at Presentation B. V. M. Church, 100 Old Solderiers Road, Cheltenham (see below for directions from Route 1 "Roosevelt Boulevard"). Interment at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery, Cheltenham will follow the Funeral Mass.
Donations in his memory may be made to the Salvation Army 6432 Rising Sun Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19111
Holy Sepulchre Cemetery
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Record added: Nov 30, 2011
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