Obituary of Katherine McDevitt
Katherine E. (Jeanne) McDevitt (nee Soulas), on June 21, 2017 of The Fountains at Cedar Parke, Atco NJ surrounded by her family at the home of her daughter Mary Hoff in Berlin NJ. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she grew up in Yeadon, PA, and graduated from Notre Dame Moylan High School. She married John J. McDevitt in 1947, who predeceased her in 1985.
Jeanne has resided in Upper Darby Pa (1950-1967); Piscataway, NJ (1967-1986); Berlin NJ (1986-2013) and Atco, NJ. While in Upper Darby she worked as a bookkeeper for William Gavin Plumbing; in Piscataway she worked in the Office of Administration for the Piscataway Chamber of Commerce as well as provided bookkeeping services for the Al-Rite Construction Company of Piscataway, NJ. In 1986 she moved to Berlin, NJ where she and her sister Helen Rial resided until August 2013 when they both moved to the Fountains at Cedar Parke. Devoted mother of Michael (Phyllis) of Fairfax, VA and John (Lori) of Atlanta, GA; three daughters, Jeanne Glessner (Ted) of Yarmouth, ME, Mary Hoff (Rick) of Berlin, NJ and Maureen (Mike) Venner of Cape May, NJ; a brother Fred Soulas of Media, PA; 17 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her viewing Friday evening 7:00PM-9:00PM and Saturday morning 8:30AM-9:30AM at the COSTANTINO FUNERAL HOME 231 W. WHITE HORSE PIKE BERLIN, NJ 08009. Mass of Christian Burial 10:00AM St. Simon Stock Parish Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church 178 W. White Horse Pike Berlin, NJ 08009. Interment Holy Cross Cemetery Yeadon, PA. In lieu of flowers, the family prefers contributions to be made to ST. Jude Children's Hospital 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 would be appreciated. For additional information or to email lasting condolences;Costantinofh.com