Saturday, August 1, 2015

Harry Ochs funeral information

Mass for the "mayor" of Reading Terminal Market will be celebrated Monday.

Harry Ochs funeral information

Harry G. Ochs Jr. in 2007. He was a fixture at the Reading Terminal Market for more than 50 years.
Harry G. Ochs Jr. in 2007. He was a fixture at the Reading Terminal Market for more than 50 years. APRIL SAUL / Staff Photographer

Funeral info has been released for longtime Reading Terminal Market merchant Harry Ochs, who died over the weekend.

Viewing will be Sunday (12/13) from 3 to 6 p.m.  and Monday (12/14) from 8:30 to 9 a.m. at Donohue Funeral Home, 8401 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby.

Mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at  St. Laurence Church, 8245 West Chester Pike, Upper Darby.

The family has asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the St. John’s Hospice, a nearby organization serving homeless men that Harry supported for many years:


St. John’s Hospice
1221 Race St.
Philadelphia, PA 19107-1694
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