Dorothy Marie Hammar (nee McDonald), of Willow Grove, passed on Good Friday, April 15, 2022.
She was born in Passaic, New Jersey to the late Ronald and Dorothy McDonald. She is survived by her husband Harold Hammar, her children Catherine Hammar, Eric Hammar (Sarah), and Brian Hammar (Susan), and grandson Maxwell. She is also survived by her mother-in-law Faith Schlosser, her sister Isabella Hryszko (Fred), her brothers Ronald (Kelly), John (Jeryl), Robert (Dorothy), and her niece Cindy Charlton (Ralph).
She worked as a nurse’s aide for many years. In every way, her profession served as an extension of herself – affable and caring, hard-working and resilient. She would ‘Climb Ev’ry Mountain’ with you. No matter the circumstance, or how daunting the obstacle, she was always willing to take your side to help you endure and prevail.
Relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass on Saturday April 30, 2022, at 10:00am at St. David RC Church, 316 Easton Rd., Willow Grove PA 19090. Visitation in church from 9:30am to 10am.
Interment will follow in Hatboro Cemetery, 36 Fulmor Ave, Hatboro, PA 19040, at 11:15am.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to the Veterans of Foreign Wars – Pennsylvania. Make checks or money orders payable to: Dept. of PA – VFW. Include ‘In Memory of Dorothy Marie Hammar’ in the memo. Mail to: VFW State Headquarters 4002 Fenton Avenue, Harrisburg, PA 17109
Arrangements by John J. Bryers Funeral Home, www.bryersfh.com