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William J.
Archer Jr.

July 23, 1936 – June 5, 2019

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Obituary for William J. Archer Jr.

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William (Bill) J. Archer, Jr., of Warrington passed away following a recent diagnosis of aggressive Lewy Body Dementia on Wednesday June 5, 2019.

Bill was born in Philadelphia and was the son of the late William J. and Lydia (Nee Vanderslice) Archer, Sr. He was the devoted husband of Ann (Nancy) (Nee Murray) Archer, who together shared 58 years of marriage.

Bill was a graduate of Northeast Catholic High School, class of 1954 and LaSalle College, class of 1966. Bill served in the Army National Guard from 1962 to 1964. He retired from the Social Security Administration in 1996 after 40 years of employment.

Bill enjoyed golfing many rounds at Cedar Hammock Golf & Country Club in Naples, FL., where he spent most of his winters with Nancy. He served on Boards of Directors as both Secretary and President for Cedar Hammock.

In addition to his wife, Bill is survived by his children William J. Archer, III (Terri), Diane Engman (Herb), Cathy Taylor (Mike), Nancy Taylor (James). Bill was the grandfather of Daniel (Donna) and Christopher Engman; Brittany and Stephanie Archer; Jacqueline and Bradley Taylor; Kelly, Casey, and James Taylor, Jr. He is also survived by his great grandchildren Zachary and Lily Engman.

Bill will be dearly missed and remembered as a beloved husband, loving father and a caring grandfather.

Bill’s Funeral Service will be held at 12:00pm on Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at Our Lady of Czestochowa Cemetery Chapel (behind the Shrine) in Doylestown. Internment will follow in the Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 5:00-7:00pm and on Wednesday from 10:00-11:00am at the Shelly Funeral Home, 1460 Easton Road, Warrington.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to Doylestown Hospice 595 W. State St. Doylestown, PA. 18901 or Bucks County Neshaminy Manor, 1660 S. Easton Road, Warrington, PA 18976.

First Visitation

When Tuesday June 11, 2019 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location
Shelly Funeral Home, Warrington
Address
1460 Easton Road
Warrington, PA 18976

Second Visitation

When Wednesday June 12, 2019 10:00am - 11:00am
Location
Shelly Funeral Home, Warrington
Address
1460 Easton Road
Warrington, PA 18976

Service Information

When
Wednesday June 12, 2019 12:00pm
Location
Our Lady of Czestochowa
Address
654 Ferry Road
Doylestown, PA 18901
Service Extra Info
Our Lady of Czestohowa Cemetery Chapel (behind the Shrine

Interment Information

Location
Our Lady of Czestochowa
Address
654 Ferry Road
Doylestown, PA 18901