In Memory of



Obituary for Dan Bretz

Daniel “Dan” Bretz, 64, of Pennsburg, passed away on April 10, 2022, due to complications following heart surgery. Born in Philadelphia, he was a son of the late Harry and Beatrice Bretz. He was a hard-working auto mechanic, surpassing his 45th year anniversary at North Penn Imports in Colmar. He was a loving and generous man, supporting his family and helping people in times of need.

Dan is survived by his beloved wife, Catherine; his daughters, Alyssa and Megan who meant the world to him; his brothers Stephen and Michael; his stepsons, Matthew, Daniel, and James; and three grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brothers, Phillip and Thomas.

All are invited to gather with his family to share memories from 6 to 8 pm on Thursday, April 14, at the Falk Funeral Home, 163 Main St., Pennsburg, PA 18073. Dan was a die-hard Philadelphia Eagles fan, giving Silver Linings Playbook a run for its money! Please come wearing Eagles attire to honor Dan.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to University of Pennsylvania. You can donate either through his “Book of Memories” at, or directly at: Penn Medicine Development, 3535 Market Street, Suite 750, Philadelphia, PA 19104 or online there at: