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LCPL Daniel Joseph Pompei

LCPL Daniel Joseph Pompei

Death 13 Feb 2017 (aged 73)
Burial Sellersville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA
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Memorial ID 176333595 · View Source
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Daniel Joseph Pompei, of Perkasie, PA, passed away Monday, February 13, 2017, at St. Luke’s VNA Hospice, Bethlehem, PA. He was 73.

Born in Sellersville, PA, he was the son of the late Daniel R. Pompei, who was killed while serving in World War II, and the late Rose M. (Porreca) Pompei Gorczyca, and stepson of the late Edward Gorczyca.

A 1961 graduate of Pennridge High School, Perkasie, Mr. Pompei was a U. S. Marine Corps Veteran of the Vietnam War. He served from 1961 to 1966 as a Training Advisor, stationed in Okinawa.

Mr. Pompei was employed as a College Admission Representative for Manor College, Jenkintown, PA, for many years. Recently, he worked as a Sexton for the Quakertown United Methodist Church, Quakertown, PA.

An airplane pilot, he loved to fly and was a Captain with the Civil Air Patrol – Pennsylvania Wing. He especially enjoyed serving as a motivational leader to youth and led by example. Most of all, he loved spending time with his family.

He was a member of the Americans for Native Americans, Doylestown, PA, as well as the Branch Valley Fish & Game, Perkasie, and a former member of the Knights of Columbus in Michigan.

He is survived by two children, Tyrone D. Pompei and his wife Eileen, of Telford, PA, and Monique D. Denton, of Harleysville, PA; and three grandchildren, Baylor Pompei, Lucas Denton and Grace Denton.

His Memorial Services will be held at 3:00 PM on Saturday February 18, 2017, at the Bernard Suess Funeral Home, 606 Arch Street, Perkasie, where family and friends may call from 1:30 to 3:00 PM.

Interment will be held privately at the convenience of the family in St. Agnes Catholic Cemetery, Sellersville, PA.

Suess Funeral Home website

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  • Created by: Tom Myers
  • Added: 14 Feb 2017
  • Find A Grave Memorial 176333595
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for LCPL Daniel Joseph Pompei (10 Jun 1943–13 Feb 2017), Find A Grave Memorial no. 176333595, citing Saint Agnes Cemetery, Sellersville, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Tom Myers (contributor 47272121) .