William J. Fenerty Sr

William (Bill) J. Fenerty 81, peacefully passed away January 26, 2023. He was born and lived most of his life in Philadelphia, PA. Bill was preceded in death by his wife: Alexandria (Sandra); his son: Christopher; his parents: Raymond and Elizabeth; and sister Elizabeth Laphen.

Bill was a devout Catholic and a proud Irishman. He was a longtime member of the Ancient Order of Hibernians and an Officer with the Knights of Columbus. Bill was thrilled to visit Ireland twice and he also went on an African Safari.

He was a graduate of Drexel University taking classes at night while working full time and raising a large family. Bill and his late wife were married 38 years. They enjoyed spending time with family at their home in Brigantine, NJ.

He is lovingly remembered for his love of attending his children and grandchildren’s sports and English television series.

Bill leaves behind his sons: William J. Fenerty Jr. and Jeffrey Fenerty (Tammy); daughters: Alison Dickinson (Eric) and Alicia Farnell (Tom); nine grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Relatives and friends are invited to attenend William's funeral mass February 1, 2023 10:30 AM at St. Matthew Church 3000 Cottman Ave, where a visitation from will take place 9:15-10:15 AM. Interment well be held at Resurrection Cemetery.

John F. Fluehr & Sons, Inc.

Funeral Home Serving Families Since 1898

3301 Cottman Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19149


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