Robert Stephen MacFarland passed away suddenly on Sunday Jan. 27, 2019. He was 67. Bob was born in Philadelphia to Marguerite (Quinn) and William MacFarland. He is survived by his loving wife of 44 years, Kathleen (Clemenson); daughters, Julie Ann and Katie Ann; siblings, Gayle Winston, Chris and Michael MacFarland; nieces and nephews, Joey, Maggie, Kyle, Grace, Albert and Lisa.
Bob, served seven years in the U.S. Navy Reserves, at the Willow Grove JRB. He retired from Smith Kline Beecham where he worked as an electrician for 26 years. He was always willing to help family and friends, sharing his time and skills. His passion was working on and driving cars, a joy he shared with his daughters, most recently his Cobra, as a member of the Northeast Cobra Club.
Bob's family will receive relatives and friends on Tuesday Feb. 5, 2019 from 10 to 11:00 AM at Our Lady of Good Counsel, 611 Knowles Ave., Southampton, PA. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:00. Interment with Military Honors will be at a later date at Washington Crossing National Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, Bob's family has requested donations in his name be made to Childrens Hospital of Phila., Foundation, P.O. Box 781352, Phila., PA 19178 or give.chop.edu.