William R. "BILL" Wurst

  • Died: February 15, 2022
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family

William R. "Bill" Wurst, age 80, of Philadelphia, passed away on February 15, 2022 at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital; Torresdale Division Philadelphia, PA. He was born in Philadelphia, PA, son of the late Charles and Rose Wurst.
Bill was a hard-working family man, he was a Counterman for multiple plumbing supply companies. He loved helping people out, he was always fixing everything for everyone. He was everybody's HANDYMAN!
He was the beloved father of Barbara M. Ziegler (husband John), Charles (wife Christine), and Joanne R. Martinelli. He was the grandfather of 6 and great grandfather of 5. He will be missed by his partner Denise Castro, and by all who knew him. Special thanks to his lifelong friends Ronnie and Ginny Turner, for their commitment. He was preceded in death by his daughter Christine and by his brother Cookie.
Relatives and friends are invited to Bill's Life Celebration on Saturday; February 19, 2022 from 1:30 to 3pm at the John F. Givnish of Academy Rd; 10975 Academy Rd, followed by his Memorial Service at 3pm. His interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his name to the Epilepsy Foundation of Eastern Pennsylvania 919 Walnut Street Suite # 700 Philadelphia, PA 19107
To share a thought or a memory of Bill, please visit www.lifecelebration.com


Condolence & Memory Journal

Thank you for being a good friend and neighbor through the years. Rest in peace Sachs Family

Posted by Anna Sachs Carvalho - Philadelphia, PA - Neighbor   February 23, 2022


Miss you dad

Posted by Jo Martinelli - Glenside, PA - daughter   February 19, 2022

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