John Jacob Furth, MD

Obit- FurthSURRY  – John Jacob Furth, MD, age 87, professor emeritus at the School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, a resident of both Upper Darby, Pa., and Surry, passed away in Philadelphia on July 6, 2016.

John was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Mary Elizabeth Autry Furth, and his brother, Eugene Furth. He is survived by his daughters, Karen, Susan and Robin Furth; sons-in-law, Jay Nubile, David Lunden and Mark Rutter; and grandchildren, Sara Furth Lunden, Corinne Furth Lunden and Alex Nubile.

Memorial Service: Saturday, July 23, 2 p.m., at the Lansdowne Friends Meeting, 120 N. Lansdowne Ave, Lansdowne, Pa.

Memorial contributions: “Friends of the Swedish Cabin” 9 Creek Road, Drexel Hill, PA 19026; “Darby Creek Valley Association,” P.O. Box 732, Drexel Hill, PA 19026,; or “Blue Hill Heritage Trust” 258 Mountain Road, P.O. Box 222, Blue Hill, Maine 04614.

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