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Obituaries

  • A service will be held later in Doylestown, Pa.

    A service will be held later in Doylestown, Pa.

Earl J. Flagler, 84

May 27, 2015

A service will be held later in Doylestown, Pa.

A ser­vice will be held later in Doylestown, Pa.

Earl J. Fla­gler, 84, of Engle­wood, Fla., died Wednes­day, May 27, 2015.

Born on Aug. 22, 1930 in Philadel­phia, Pa., to Lloyd and Helen (Fretz) Fla­gler, Mr. Fla­gler served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He was a nuclear engi­neer for 28 years with Flowserv in Penn­syl­va­nia. He moved to Engle­wood eight years ago from Fur­long, Pa.

Earl had a pas­sion for golf, with three holes-in-one dur­ing his life time.

He is sur­vived by his four sons: Earl T. Fla­gler of Colum­bus, Miss.; Garry Fla­gler of Telford, Pa.; Robert Fla­gler of Warmin­ster, Pa.; Daniel Fla­gler of Plum­steadville, Pa.; a sis­ter, Ruth Weir­bach of Upper Gwynedd, Pa.; his lov­ing com­pan­ion, Mau­reen Heck of Engle­wood, Fla.; eight grand­chil­dren and two great-grandchildren. He was pre­ceded in death by his wife, Car­ole, in 2003.

A memo­r­ial ser­vice will be held in Doylestown, Pa., at a later date.

In lieu of flow­ers, the fam­ily request con­tri­bu­tions to Amer­i­can Can­cer Soci­ety. 2970 Uni­ver­sity Pkwy. Sara­sota, FL 34243.

Con­do­lences may be made at www.englewoodfh.com. Arrange­ments by Engle­wood Com­mu­nity Funeral Home Inc. with Pri­vate Crematory.