John "Jack" F. Westerfer, Jr., 69 of Spring City, passed away Friday, March 18, 2022 at Phoenixville Hospital. He was the devoted husband of Patricia (Doyle) Westerfer.
Born in Philadelphia on November 25, 1952, he was one of 14 children of the late Edith (Gibson) & John F. Westerfer, Sr.
John worked as a packaging mechanic at Tastycake Baking Company for 40 years and retired from Altria after working there for another 6 years. He enjoyed having backyard barbeques with friends and family, working in the yard, playing Texas Hold’em and going to the casino.
In addition to his wife Patricia, John is survived by his children John Westerfer III, William Lattanzio & Stephanie McGorry; his grandchildren Megan, John IV, Emily, Matthew, Mia & Jordan; and his siblings Sara Danishefsky, Linda Westerfer, Judith Badami, Deborah White, Mark, Jay, Robert, Thomas, Glenn, Blair and Bryan.
He was preceded in death by his siblings James Westerfer and Barbara Guthensk.
Funeral services will be held privately for John’s family.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Abramson Cancer Center Development Office, 3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Philadelphia, PA 19104 or online at https:// www.pennmedicine.org/cancer/giving .