Doris Mazzanti

Obituary of Doris Mazzanti

Doris (Bookheimer) Mazzanti, 92, of Frederick, formerly of Lederach, passed away Friday, January 8, 2021, at Seasons Hospice in Phoenixville. She was the wife of the late August (Gus) Mazzanti who passed away in 1986.

Born October 1, 1928, in Lansdale, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Nellie (Cope) Bookheimer. 

Doris raised her family in West Point, then she and Gus moved to Lederach, where Doris continued to live after her husband’s death until 2017. She then moved to Frederick Living. After Gus died, Doris, age 58, took a job at Hatfield Packing where she enjoyed working till her retirement at age 80. Doris enjoyed flowers, singing in the choir, her family, her cat DeDe, and her neighbors and friends.

She is survived by her children Bradley Mazzanti of Gilbertsville, Jane Mazzanti-Ruth and her husband, John (Jay) of Harleysville, and Tara Mazzanti Anderson, and her husband, Andy of Philadelphia; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. 

Services will be held privately for the family and close friends due to the current pandemic. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in her memory to the Bethel Hill Methodist Church 2000 Bethel Rd, Lansdale, PA 19446, or to Heidelberg United Church of Christ,  251 Perkiomen Ave, Schwenksville, PA 19473. Online condolences may be made to the family at 

A Memorial Tree was planted for Doris
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