William Hughes, owned Penquinn, WWII veteran

By on September 25, 2013

William M. Hughes, 85, of Morgantown, died on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2013 at his home, while under the loving care of hospice and his family.

He was born in Honey Brook on Feb. 1, 1927. William was the son of the late M. William and Ellen (March) Hughes. He was the husband of the late Muriel D. (Messner) Hughes, who died on June 18 of this year.

William was the former owner of the Penquinn in Mt. Airy. He was a Navy vet in WWII and a member of the American Legion, VFW and Am. Vets. William enjoyed antiques, fishing, yard work and gardening.

He is survived by three daughters: Ivy Bernard of Honey Brook; Eve Sagner of Narvon and Ava Hilton of Reading. There are six grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013 at 1 p.m. from The Labs Funeral Home, Inc., 141 Pequea Ave., Honey Brook. A private interment will be held at the convenience of the family.

For online condolences, visit thelabsfh.com.

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