George A. Broll

November 10, 1941 ~ July 14, 2023 (age 81) 81 Years Old

George Broll Obituary

George A. Broll, 81, July 14, 2023. A lifelong resident of Philadelphia, George was preceded in death by his wife, Joanne (nee Gleba). He is survived by his daughter, Carol Ann Sweeney (Gregg), and sons, George F. Broll (Kimberly Nunlist), and Gerald Broll, and grandchildren, George J., Gerald J., Felicia, Lauren, Jillian, Joseph, Ryan and Jameson. George is also survived by his brothers, Raymond Broll (Mary) and Carl Broll (Linda) and sisters, Kathleen Fulton, Marion Kopta, Regina Hollenbach and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters, Eleanor Bordwell, twin sister, Florence Rogers, and Margaret Plichter.

George was loved by all who met him and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. He especially adored being with his grandchildren. He was a friend to many and enjoyed his time working at the Frankford Arsenal and the Defense Industrial Supply Center (DISC). He was generous with his time and was an active member of his Italian Men's Club, La Famiglia de Fratelli, and Odd Fellow Walker Lodge 306.

Relatives and friends are invited to his Viewing on Wednesday, July 19, 2023 from 8:30 - 10:00 A.M. at St. Jerome's Church, 8100 Colfax Street, Philadelphia, PA 19136. Funeral Mass at 10:00 A.M.

Interment at Resurrection Cemetery.

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Flowers should be delivered to the above church by no later than 8:00 A.M, on Wednesday, July 19, 2023.

Arrangements by Hollen Funeral Home, Inc., Thomas J. Fluehr, Funeral Director, 3160 Grant Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19114, 215-698-2500,


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July 19, 2023

8:30 AM to 10:00 AM
St. Jerome Church
8100 Colfax Street
Philadelphia, PA 19136

Funeral Mass
July 19, 2023

10:00 AM
St. Jerome Church
8100 Colfax Street
Philadelphia, PA 19136

Interment following funeral service
July 19, 2023

Resurrection Cemetery
5201 Hulmeville Road
Bensalem, PA 19020


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