Dorothy R. Devlin

  • Born: September 20, 1939
  • Died: April 18, 2022
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

John F. Givnish Funeral Home

10975 Academy Road
Philadelphia, PA 19154

Tel. (215) 281-0100

Tribute & Message From The Family


Beloved Mother and Grandmother

Dorothy R. Devlin, passed away on April 18, 2022, at Chandler Hall Hospice in Newtown. She was 82. A longtime resident of the Parkwood section of Philadelphia, she recently resided in Yardley, PA. Dorothy was a 1957 graduate of Little Flower High School for girls and a founding and active member of St. Anselm R.C. Church. The daughter of the late Joseph and Rose (Carrigan) Bertsch. She was the beloved wife of 52 years to the late James J. Devlin, with a strong love of her family and their home.
She is survived by her 5 children; James (Anastasia) Devlin, Rev. Father Joseph Devlin, Megan Devlin, Bridget Devlin and Sean (Mary) Devlin, all of whom attended St. Anselm School. Grandchildren; Kaitlyn, Shannon, Moria, Sean, Kelly, and James. Also, by several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by a sister Janet Rodgers.
Relatives and friends are invited to her viewing on Saturday, April 23 from 9:30 am at Saint Anselm R.C. Church 12670 Dunks Ferry Rd. Phila., PA 19154 where her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 am. Interment to follow at Resurrection Cemetery. Bensalem. In lieu of flowers, donations in her memory should be made to the Little Sisters of the Poor 5300 Chester Ave. Phila., PA 19143.