John L. Harple, Sr., 77, of Coatesville passed away on Sunday, June 21, 2020 at Hickory House Nursing Home, a loving Dad, father-in-law and pop-pop.
He was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Lewis E. and Anna Hachak Harple. John was preceded in death by his beloved wife, Ginger. At the time of her passing they were married 48 years.
John was a graduate of S. Horace Scott Senior High School, Class of 1960. During his working years, he was employed by Lukens Steel for 35 years, retiring in 2000.
He enjoyed gardening, hunting and fishing while spending time at his cabin. Additionally, he was a member of Brandywine Goddard Lodge #383 F. & A.M.
John is survived by two sons, John Harple, Jr. and wife, Molly of Ephrata and Mark Harple and wife, Kelly of Honey Brook and his grandchildren, Hannah, Josh and Sophie.
A Funeral Service will be held at 11 a.m., Friday, June 26, 2020 at the Harris Mountain Funeral & Cremation Service, 1030 E. Lincoln Highway, Coatesville. Relatives and friends may call from 9:30 to 10:45 a.m. at the funeral home.
Interment will be private.
Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
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