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Mahlon E Hornung, Jr. Obituary

Mahlon E. Hornung, Jr. of Bensalem passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 9, 2020 at Juniper Village Nursing Center in Bensalem. He was 94 years old.

Mahlon was the loving and devoted husband of Anna T. Murphy Hornung, with whom he shared 71 years of marriage.

Born in Clementon, NJ, he was the son of the late Mahlon E. and May Dempsey Hornung and was predeceased by his 3 siblings Leslie, Gene and Doris.

Mahlon enlisted in the United States Marine Coprs at a young age and served for 4 years. He fought on Iwo Jima and Tarawa in World War II and also served in occupied Japan.

He owned and operated the Penndel Service Center for many years prior to his retirement.

Mahlon was a private pilot for 65 years, learning to fly the GI Bill at Buehl Field in Somerton. He was also a member of the Quiet Birdman at the Trenton Hanger.

We would also like to thank all of the staff and caregivers at Juniper Village for the wonderful care provided to him at this time.

In addition to his wife, Mahlon leaves behind 2 children, Dennis (Veronica) and Arlene de Bensalem; 3 grandchildren, Jennifer (Steve), Dennis Jr. and Theresa (William). He is also survived by his 4 beloved great-grandchildren.

Anna and Mahlon’s family will receive friends on Friday, May 20, 2022 from 10:00 a.m. until their Funeral Mass at 11:00 a.m. at St. Ephrem Catholic Church, 5340 Hulmeville Rd. Bensalem, PA 19020. Their interment will follow at the Cemetery of the resurrection.

In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Anna and Mahlon may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.

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Posted on May 10, 2022

Posted in Bucks County Courier Times

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Visitation

St. Ephrem Catholic Church, 5340 Hulmeville Rd. Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020

May 20, 2022 to 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

funeral mass

St. Ephrem Catholic Church, 5340 Hulmeville Rd. Bensalem, Pennsylvania 19020

May 20, 2022 to 11:00