Anita Conover (1928-2020)

The Swiss Societies mourn the passing of our long-time member Mrs. Anita Conover who passed away on December 28, 2020 in Bensalem, PA. She was a member of our society since 1962 and attended many events bringing her family along. Due to the Corona Virus situation a memorial service was held on October 9, 2021. … Continue Reading

Erhard (“Hardy”) F. Hoegger (1924 – 2020)

The Swiss Societies mourn the passing of our long-time member Mr. Erhard (Hardy) Hoegger who passed away on May 24, 2020 in Wilmington DE. He was a member of our society since 1981, very active in the Hiking Club and frequent attendee of our events bringing his family along. On behalf of the Swiss Communities … Continue Reading

Klaus Mueller (1939 – 2021)

Klaus Erich Mueller of Levittown passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Crestview Center. He was 82. Born in Dresden, Germany, Mr. Mueller has been a long time resident of Levittown. He was a brick layer with Union Local 1 of PA for over 50 years until retiring. Mr. Mueller was a member of … Continue Reading

General Assembly Meeting

Due to the Coronavirus situation and the safety of our Members the Council decided to cancel the Annual Meeting scheduled for Saturday, April 10, 2021. An information package including the Annual Report (Booklet) and a ballot will be mailed to all Members.

Henriette Imesch

Born on July 19, 1955 in Schaffhausen. After graduation from the University of Zürich, she became an attorney. She met her husband, Albert, in 1982 while on a special project at the company he was an executive with. They both move to the US in 1992, as he got transferred from Switzerland. His job led … Continue Reading

Angela Von Arx

The Swiss Societies mourn the passing of our long-time member Mrs. Angela Von Arx who passed away on October 21, 2020 in Shillington, PA. Angela and her husband Franz joined our society in 1974 and became members of the Swiss Benevolent Society of Philadelphia in 1977. Angela also served on the board of the SBS … Continue Reading

Max Hess

The Swiss Societies mourn the passing of long-time member Mr. Max Hess who passed away on September 12, 2020 in Albrightsville, PA. Max and his wife Lydia joined the Swiss Benevolent Society of Philadelphia in 1994 and became members of our society in 1997. On behalf of the Swiss Community we extend heartfelt condolences to … Continue Reading