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John Pappert

John Pappert, age 71, of Bear, DE, died peacefully on Monday, October 9, 2023. His long struggle with cancer is finally over.

Born in Philadelphia, PA in August of 1952, he was a son of the late Lou and Anna Pappert. John was raised in Trevose, PA with his 11 brothers and sisters. He was a graduate of Bensalem High School in 1970. John spent a good portion of his life in Trevose before moving to Bear, DE over 20 years ago. He spent many years working in the pharmaceutical industry starting with Royer Pharmaceutical in Fort Washington, PA. John finished his working career with A.I. Dupont in Delaware, retiring around 2012.

John was an avid outdoorsman, and enjoyed hunting, hiking, camping, and canoeing. He liked to garden, hang bird feeders, watch the deer and squirrels in his backyard and do home improvement projects. John also enjoyed hanging out with his family and friends, watching sports and old-time movies, eating good food and having a beer. He was a loving husband to his wife, Julie Morgan-Pappert and stepfather to his son, Elijah and a dear brother to his siblings. John was a kind, happy and peaceful soul who was loved and will be missed by many friends and family.

In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his siblings, Patricia, Regina and Willy; niece and nephew, Cori and Lou; and his first wife, Sandra. He is survived by his wife, Julie Morgan-Pappert; stepson, Elijah; siblings, Louie, Larry (Sherry), Jim (Sandy), Paul (Tonya), Mary (Jim), Carl, Stephen and Robert; nieces and nephews, Maria, Jim, Dave, Jenna, Jessica, Kristen, Briana, Regina, Lauren, Jared and Dante; and many cousins and friends, especially his good friend, Billy Carp.

A celebration of John’s life will be held from 1 pm until 4 pm on Saturday, October 28, 2023, at the Willowtree Inn, 601 Ann Street, Stroudsburg, PA. There is a parking lot located at 560 Ann Street. Please join us to share memories and honor John. Please contact Julie Morgan-Pappert if you will be attending so she can ensure there is enough food and beverages for all.


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  • So very sorry to hear about John I grew up with all the Papperts He will be missed last time i seen John was at the Gettysburg reenactment a number of years ago Our sincere condolences Ken and Margaret

  • Dearest Julie and Elijah,
    We are saddened to hear of John. He was an amazing person and you made him so happy.
    Please take care

  • Kindness and gentleness doesn’t begin to explain John. I know he fought a hard battle. Heaven gained an angel. My thoughts and prayers are with Julie and Elijah and the rest of the Pappert Family.

  • My condolences to the Pappert family. I grew up across the street from them in Trevose. They all were more like family then neighbors. Rest in peace John.

  • John was a great guy. I don’t think I ever saw him without a smile. Was happy that he came to visit us & got to see my Dad. Heaven definitely had many Angels welcoming John in. Julie & Elijah you are in my thoughts. Praying that you find some kind of comfort. To my Pappert Family, you lost a good one. John surely had a long battle . He is now free with the Angels.

  • John was a wonderful person and friend. So sorry he’s gone, but glad he’s no longer suffering. He enjoyed many camping and backpacking trips with my husband and their friends. I grew up with John in Trevose, and he was always so nice to everyone. My thoughts and prayers are with you Julie, and the Pappert family. Nora Bailey-Simpson

  • Sorry for your loss

  • It’s been a long time since I last saw johnny.i remember hanging out with the pappert’ especially john.we had more fun hanging out in the neighborhood and the crazy nights getting kicked out of neshaminy mall.I know he will be missed by all.

  • Rest Easy Brother

  • I new john me and his brother Paul are best friends and he is my daughters godfather so sorry for your loss