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Florence A. Arkowitz

Obituary for Florence A. Arkowitz

November 27, 2017
Newtown, Pennsylvania


Florence A. Arkowitz, 85, of Newtown died on November 27, 2017 at Pickering Manor, Newtown. Born in Philadelphia, PA , Florence is a resident of Newtown for 8 years and a former long time resident of Philadelphia.

Florence and her late husband Bernard were active Square Dancers with the Dixie Derby's. She enjoyed traveling and her trips to Disney World.
Florence is the daughter of the late Howard and Anna Dougherty Maguire and the loving wife of the late Bernard Arkowitz. She is survived by her children, Robert and his wife Diane, Richard, Kathleen and her husband Michael Montagna, Joanne and her husband Marty Dwyer and Lisa and her husband Mark Veneziale. Florence is the proud grandmother of 14 and the great grandmother of 10. She is also survived by her brothers and sister, Howard Maguire, Anne Grasmeder and Jim Maguire.

Relatives and friends are invited to Florence's memorial Life Celebration on Saturday, December 2 from 10:30 to 11:30 and to her memorial service at 11:30 at the Swartz Givnish Funeral Home, 323 Washington Ave, Newtown, PA 18940. Interment will be private.

Memorial contributions in lieu of flowers may be made to the Pickering Manor Cottage Fund, 226 N. Lincoln Ave., Newtown, PA 18940.

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  • Pickering Manor Cottage Fund
    226 N. Lincoln Ave.
    Newtown, PA 18940

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Swartz-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940
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