Frederick Bookheimer

Obituary of Frederick A. Bookheimer

Frederick A. Bookheimer, 92, a long-time resident of Worcester passed away Monday, August 12, 2019, at Dock Woods Community where he resided since 2009. He was the beloved husband of the late Mary (Naile) Bookheimer who passed away in 2011.


Born April 10, 1927, in Norristown he was a son of the late Rosco Wagner and Louisa (Lewis) Bookheimer. He was a life member of Central Schwenkfelder Church.


Mr. Bookheimer was dedicated to his family farm in Worcester and was employed as a construction blaster for over 30 years for the former Explo-Tech Inc. until his retirement. He was a lifelong member of the Worcester Fire Company where he served as a past president and trustee. Later he was a member of the Worcester Fire Police and served Worcester as a member of the zoning board. He enjoyed sports and his collections of Lionel Trains, John Deere tractors, and Hess trucks


He is survived by his sons, Terry Bookheimer of Worcester and Tomas Bookheimer of Worcester; his grandchildren Jessica Gehman, Christopher Moyer, Titus Bookheimer, Morgan Bookheimer; and two great-grandchildren.


In addition to his wife he was predeceased by his daughter Deborah Moyer; and his siblings Irene Weisenbach, and Eugene Bookheimer.


Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial service at 11 AM on Friday, August 16, 2019, at Central Schwenkfelder Church, 2111 Valley Forge Rd. Lansdale, PA 19446. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the Living Branches Foundation of Dock Woods/Dock Meadows Sharing Fund, 275 Dock Dr. Lansdale, PA 19446. Arrangements made by the R. L. Williams, Jr. Funeral Home, Inc. of Skippack. Online condolences may be made to the family at


Memorial Service

11:00 am
Friday, August 16, 2019
Central Schwenkfelder Church
2111 Valley Forge Rd.
Lansdale, Pennsylvania, United States
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