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Obituary for William H. Van Hart

William H.  Van Hart
William “Bill” H. Van Hart II, a longtime resident of Bucks County, peacefully passed away, surrounded by loved ones, on March 7th, 2021, at the age of 80. Bill was born in Trenton, New Jersey to the late Myrtle née Foster and William H. Van Hart. He graduated from Council Rock HS in 1958. After college, Bill worked for Bell Core for many years in NJ, and following his retirement, he was a school bus driver for Council Rock for twenty years, and was called “Mr. Bill”.

He is survived by his loving wife of thirty years, Bonnie; his children, Antje Van Hart-Becker, Dana Deitrick (Brian), Christopher Todd Van Hart, and Julie Bryan; his grandchildren, Nick Becker, Alexis Van Hart, Haley Hanson, and Payton Deitrick; his sisters, Marjorie Henkel and Linda Hall. He is also affectionately remembered by nieces, nephews, and numerous dear friends. Bill was predeceased by his parents and his late wife, Hillary Davis.

He enjoyed camping, travel and golfing.

Bill’s Life Celebration Memorial service will be held at a later date due to Covid. Condolences may be sent to Bill’s family by visiting