Doris Jane Westphal

  • Born: March 22, 1931
  • Died: May 8, 2022
  • Location: Langhorne, Pennsylvania

Swartz-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940

Tel. (215) 968-3891

Tribute & Message From The Family


Doris Jane Westphal, 91 of Langhorne, passed away on Mother's Day May 8, 2022 after suffering a massive stroke and brain bleed. Although suffering with dementia for many years, she remained in her home almost to the end of her life.

Daughter of parents Orville and Gertrude Hann, she was born on March 22, 1931. Beloved sister of Nancy Tillett and Robert Hann or Lambertville NJ. She married Herman Louis Westphal Jr. on February 27, 1954 and had one daughter.

Doris worked as a switchboard operator and receptionist throughout her life with various employers. She was a member of Questers and held several positions in Welcome Wagon. She was a member of several bridge clubs within the area and enjoyed the socialization . She collected many treasures when traveling throughout the world and remained attentive to her flower beds and gardens.

Doris was predeceased by her parents, husband, sister, brother and nephew and leave behind daughter and son-in-law Susan and Tom Hart, grandchildren Sarah and Dominic Foti, and Curtis Westphal Hart, nieces and nephews within Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

As per Doris' request, the funeral will be a private ceremony with only immediate family members where she and her beloved husband will be interned together.

In lieu of flowers, we invite you to make a donation to Woodside Meals on Wheels in their honor. Louis was a volunteer with them for 26 years and Doris welcomed their deliveries for 6 years. We are grateful for their kindness to them and the community.

Woodside Meals on Wheels
1382 Langhorne Newtown Road, Newtown 18940