Katharine M. Pond of Ann's Choice in Warminster, PA passed away on December 27, 2019, two days
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before her 87th birthday.
Kay was born in Newtown, PA and grew up in Warminster. She was the daughter of the late C. Leslie and
Hazel (Myers) Carr, beloved wife for 43 years of the late Robert A. Pond, mother of Linda K. Laning of
Harleysville, PA and Wayne E. Laning (Karen) of York, PA, grandmother of 7 grandchildren/step-
grandchildren, and stepmother to Barbara Anne Duve (Dennis) of Florida. She is also survived by her
sister Carolyn DelPopolo of Ambler, PA, brother C. Leslie Carr, Jr. (Delores) of Tinton Falls NJ, and was
preceded in death by sister Grace Anders and brother Harold Carr.
Prior to her first husband, Noel's, untimely death in 1970, Kay helped run the fuel oil, heating and air
conditioning business Noel and his partner Ed Boerner started in Roslyn, PA. She then worked for 16 yrs
at Hull Corporation in Hatboro. Kay and Bob lived in a farm house in New Britain borough, and in
Doylestown Hunt before moving to Ann's Choice in 2011.
As a founding member of Warminster Presbyterian Church (now known as First Presbyterian Church of
Warminster), Kay loved her church and remained active for over 60 years, having been an Elder, Choir
member and Sunday School teacher. She loved cooking and entertaining, as well as doll and antique
collecting. She was a member of two doll clubs in the area, as well as Questers and Red Hats.
A memorial service will be held at 11am on Saturday, January 4th at First Presbyterian Church of
Warminster, 500 Madison Avenue, Warminster PA, 18974. The family will receive visitors at the church
beginning at 10am. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Warminster Memorial
Fund at the address above, or to the Ann’s Choice Benevolent Care Fund, 20000 Ann’s Choice Way,
Warminster, PA 18974.