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Our Obituaries

Edmond D. Stewart

January 14, 1949 - February 17, 2017

Edmond Douglas Stewart passed away on February 17, 2017. He was a resident of White Haven PA, formerly of Folcroft. Beloved husband of Rande (nee Finnegan). Devoted father of Doug (Marianne) Stewart, Dori (Bobby) Dunlap, Tina (Mike) Stewart & Veronica Stewart. Dear brother of Thomas (Donna) Stewart. Also survived by his nine grandchildren: Josephine, Thomas, Sophia, Michael, Kristi, David,...
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Joseph Esposito, Jr.

August 7, 1924 - February 17, 2017

Joseph Esposito Jr. passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on February 17,2017, at the age of 92. He lived in Prospect Park for 58 years and was very devoted to his family. Joseph was a member of the Elevator Constructors Union, Local 5. He was employed by Otis Elevator, retiring in 1988 after 30 years of service. Mr. Esposito was a proud World War II Veteran serving in the Navy and was...
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Letitia C. "Tish" Keating

June 21, 1913 - February 16, 2017

Letitia C. Keating (Tish), age 103, passed on to heaven on February 16, 2017. She was the daughter of the late Claude R. and Ethel Phillips, wife of the late Martin F. and mother of Martin P. and Linda McLaughlin, seven grandchildren and four great grandchildren. Tish lived in the media area for 27 years and was formerly of Upper Darby. Her visitation will be Saturday, February 25, 2017 at...
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Alice Lamotta, (nee Hansell)

April 20, 1925 - February 14, 2017

Alice Lamotta (nee Hansell), 91 years old, passed away peacefully at home on February 14, 2017. Alice, born in Morton, lived in Darby Borough for most of her life. She worked for 25 years at Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital. Daughter of the late Joseph Sidney Hansell and Mary (Gallagher) Hansell, Alice was pre-deceased by four brothers: Joseph, Richard, Francis, and John, and three sisters: May...
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Mary A. Brady (nee McFadden)

January 6, 1938 - February 14, 2017

Mary A. Brady of Media, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 surrounded by her family. Mary was born on January 6, 1938 to the late Dominic McFadden and Margaret (nee Murray) in Creeslough, County Donegal, Ireland. She attended school in Ireland and England. Mary was employed as a department head at the London City Council. She devoted her free time to working with what she described as the ...
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Isabelle (Liz) M. Garber (nee Wark)

December 24, 1936 - February 13, 2017

Isabelle (Liz) M. Garber (nee Wark) passed away peacefully on February 13, 2017, of Ridley Park, formerly of Southwest, Phila. Beloved wife of the late Robert; devoted mother of Linda McHugh, Ed Carr, Dot Carr, Donna Horn, Bud Garber, Chris Garber and the late Jack Carr. Also survived by 8 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Services and Interment Private. ...
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Bernard A. "Bernie" Krajewski

August 18, 1932 - February 11, 2017

Bernard A. Krajewski "Bernie" age 84 of Lester passed away on February 11, 2017. Beloved son of the late Julius and Pauline Krajewski. Dear brother of Mildred Taylor and the late Francis, Genevieve, Julius, Sonia and Paulina. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 10:45 a.m. at St. Margaret Mary Alacoque...
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Kenneth A. Hall, Sr.

March 23, 1958 - February 9, 2017

1958 – 2017 Kenneth A. Hall, Sr., 58 of Norwood, passed peacefully on Thursday Feb. 9, 2017 at his home. He was born March 23, 1958 in Ridley Park to the late Harry C. & Theresa (Panczenka) Hall. Ken was raised in Prospect Park and was a life member of the Prospect Park Vol. Fire Company. He was a retired Machinist having worked for the Philadelphia Electric Co., Chalmers & Kubeck, and the...
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Shirley Frazer "Lee" Sheridan

April 19, 1925 - February 7, 2017

Shirley Frazer Sheridan Shirley Frazer Sheridan, 91, transitioned peacefully from this life to the next on February 7, 2017, in the Willowbrook Court skilled care unit at Lima Estates in Lima, PA. Her daughter Janet was by her side. Shirley Frazer was in born April 19, 1925 in Newark, NJ to the late Ruth Hull Frazer and Edgar Wilson Frazer. She graduated from West Orange High School in...
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Rita Jane Moonan

September 10, 1935 - February 7, 2017

Rita Jane Moonan, 81 of Broomall (formerly of Philadelphia) on February 7, 2017. She was the beloved daughter of the late Philip & Veronica Boylan Moonan. In addition to her parents Rita was preceded in death by a sister, Mary V. Niemann (James). Survivors include her cherished sister, Phyllis M. Cesanek (Albert); Nieces, Anne Niemann Novak (Francis), Patricia M. Dolceamore (the late Michael),...
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Betty Ann Laning Hadley

March 16, 1930 - February 6, 2017

Betty Ann Hadley (nee Laning) "Betty Bear" age 86 of Media, passed away peacefully at home on February 6, 2017. Beloved wife of the late Theodore D. Hadley Jr. "Teddy Bear". Dear mother of Melissa Ann Krakower (Tom) and Pamela Ann Goodling (John). Daughter of the late Clementine and Marion Laning. Also survived by three grandchildren Lindsay Alyson Krakower, Sabrina Allison Sterner and Brett Alan...
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Sandra Jean DiCarlo

July 26, 1959 - February 4, 2017

Sandra Jean DiCarlo, 57, of Drexel Hill, passed away February 4, 2017 in Drexel Hill, Pennsylvania. Sandra was born in Folcroft, Pa to Paul & Ruth Dawson on July, 26th, 1959. She graduated from Sharon Hill High School and enjoyed a career helping the intellectually disabled. She loved spending time with her family, coffee, great conversation, and the little things that made her life as special...
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Stan S. Zawadzki

January 12, 1969 - February 4, 2017

Stan S. Zawadzki, age 48, passed away on February 4, 2017 surrounded by his family. He grew up in Ridley and worked many years at Acme Tree Services and then Penn Terminals. Stan was known a hard worker, always working 7 days a week, and he loved sports especially the Eagles and Flyers, NASCAR, and Busch Beer. Stan was predeceased by his parents Chet and Joanne Zawadzki He is survived by...
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Angeline Rose "Jackie" (nee Casselli) Scarpone

August 2, 1925 - February 3, 2017

Angeline Rose "Jackie" Scarpone, (nee Casselli) passed away on February 3, 2017. Loving daughter of the late Luciano and Philomena Casselli; beloved wife of the late Livio N. "Lee"; beloved mother of Michael Scarpone, Lee (Kim) Scarpone and the late Richard Scarpone; dear grandmother of Jeffrey, Joseph, Amanda and Jennifer and dear great grandmother of Dominic. Relatives and friends are...
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Louis C. "Lou" Costello , Jr.

March 25, 1938 - February 2, 2017

Louis C. "Lou" Costello Jr. died on February 2, 2017. Lou was a resident of Glen Mills, formerly of 49th Street. He was predeceased by his parents Louis C. Sr. and Mary Costello. Beloved husband of Geraldine "Gerry" (nee Carretta). Devoted step father of James O'Brien, Eileen Gillin & Michael (Joann) O'Brien. Dear brother of Lucille Bozzelli and Jean Costello. Also survived by his seven...
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Marie Heisler

April 29, 1928 - February 1, 2017

Marie Heisler of Swarthmore, Pennsylvania passed away on February 1, 2017. Mrs. Heisler was born and raised in South Philadelphia.She was the daughter of the late Marie Burke and James Staples and Step-Daughter to the late William Burke. She is preceded in death by her husband, Edwin H. Heisler and her many brothers and sisters. She is survived by 2 daughters, Marie C. Heisler and Louise E....
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Loretta Marie Mazzarelli

January 7, 1937 - February 1, 2017

Norwood- After eighty years of love and devotion to her family and friends, Loretta Mazzarelli left this world on Wednesday, February 1st to be with her husband, siblings and parents. Loretta was born one of twin girls on January 7, 1937 in Philadelphia, PA. The daughter of Eugene Carr and Laura Gabe, she graduated from West Catholic Girls High School in 1954. September of 1955 she married...
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Bruce E. Fairfield

February 16, 1935 - January 30, 2017

The man, the myth, the Legend, Bruce Edward Fairfield died peacefully at home on January 30, 2017. He was a Renaissance man, political leader, fisherman, boatman, epicurean, and gourmet chef who possessed a truly unparalleled wit. Bruce was raised in Philadelphia and was a member of the Philadelphia String Band. He was employed at United Insurance Company for over thirty years in sales and also...
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Mary Elizabeth (nee McMullan) Hamilton

March 1, 1938 - January 30, 2017

Mary Elizabeth Hamilton(nee McMullan),of Glenolden, passed away on January 30, 2017 peacefully at her home after a long illness at the age of 78. She was the daughter of the late Thomas J. and Gertrude (nee Groff) McMullan and sister of Thomas McMullan, Kevin McMullan and Joan McHale. Beloved wife of 55 years to Donald Vincent Hamilton Sr. Loving mother of Peter Michael Hamilton, Joanne...
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Mary A. Wunder

July 25, 1924 - January 29, 2017

Mary A. Wunder, age 92, formerly of Essington, passed away on January 29, 2017. She loved to cook for her family and spend time with them, especially her children and grandchildren whom she loved very much. Mary was also very fond Irish dancing and music. Mary was predeceased by her husband who she missed dearly, Albert "Albo" Wunder and her 4 brothers and 1 sister. Her survivors include...
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Ken Wochele, Sr.

October 3, 1928 - January 26, 2017

Ken Wochele Sr. of Media, passed away peacefully on January 26, 2017. Beloved husband of the late Charlotte A. Wochele. Dear father of Kathy Dunerdale (Roy), Matt (Kathy) and Ken Jr. (Maria). Also survived by 8 grandchildren Kara (Jeff), Kenny (Sabrina), Jamie (Jack), Devon, Amanda, Madison, Charlotte and Leah; one great granddaughter Gracen Kathleen. Relatives and friends are invited to attend...
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Madeline R. (nee Vitullo) Laurie

September 10, 1941 - January 26, 2017

1941 – 2017 Madeline R. (nee Vitullo) Laurie "Maddie" Of Norwood, PA passed away on January 26, 2017 at the age of 75. Madeline was the daughter of the late Dominick and Catherine (nee D'Augustino) Vitullo. She enjoyed dancing, bartending at the John Wesley Cross American Legion Post 507 for many years and spending time with her family and friends. She was loved and appreciated by many. ...
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Margaret P. Sume

November 3, 1917 - January 26, 2017

1917 – 2017 Margaret P. Sume, 99 of Newark, DE passed away Thursday Jan. 26, 2017 at the Cadia Rehabilitation Ctr.-Silverside in Talleyville. She was born Nov. 3, 1917 in Locksley (Glen Mills), PA to the late Francis & Irene (Tribuiani) Sume. Margaret was a faithful parishioner of St. John-Holy Angels Catholic Church in Newark, DE and she always loved being with family and friends,...
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Irene E. O'Brien

August 8, 1926 - January 25, 2017

Irene E. O'Brien, age 90 of Springfield, formerly of S.W. Philadelphia, passed away on January 25, 2017. She was the dear daughter of the late William and Sara O'Brien and sister of the late Frank, Jim, George, Bill, Myrtle, Dorothy, Margaret and Ann. Irene was a hostess at Stouffer's and the Faculty Club at the University of Pennsylvania. She retired in May, 1996. Irene is survived by...
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Bruce Johnson

December 3, 1945 - January 25, 2017

Bruce W. Johnson, 71 of Schuylkill Haven (formerly Ridley Park) passed away Wednesday Jan. 25, 2017 at the Lehigh Valley Hospital-Schuylkill in Pottsville. He was born in Philadelphia Dec. 3, 1945 to the late Casper & Virginia (Shurter) Johnson. Bruce was a 1964 Graduate of Ridley Park HS and proudly served in the US Navy during the Vietnam War. He was a life member of Veterans of Vietnam War...
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Robert Anthony Bianelli

July 18, 1947 - January 24, 2017

Robert Anthony Bianelli of Glenolden, PA passed away on Tuesday, January 24, 2017 at the age of 69. Bob is predeceased by his parents, Anthony and Florence Bianelli. Bob is survived and lovingly remembered by his sister, Dorothy O'Keefe (Tom) of Berlin, NJ; niece, Kimberly Stewart Chojnacki (James R.) also of Berlin, NJ; grandniece, Cara Chojnacki; grandnephew, James T. Chojnacki; as well as...
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Dominic J. Martino

September 30, 1964 - January 24, 2017

Dominic J. Martino, 52, of Secane, PA passed away on January 24, 2017, after a courageous battle with ALS. Born and raised in Folcroft, PA, he graduated from Archmere Academy in Wilmington, DE in 1983. He worked as a supervisor at AAA for many years. He loved and enjoyed spending time with his family. He was a truly good person, always generous and sensitive to the needs of others. He will be...
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Keith I. Vernold, Sr.

April 23, 1931 - January 23, 2017

1931 – 2017 Keith I. Vernold, Sr., 85 of Collingdale passed away Monday Jan. 23, 2017 at the Crozer-Keystone Inpatient Hospice Unit of Taylor Hospital in Ridley Park. He was preceded in death by beloved wife, Marie J. (Rightley) Vernold; Loving daughters, Kristine E. Vernold and Nancy Ellen Frish; and Brother, William Vernold. Survivors include his children, Regina MacCrory, Robin Blanton ...
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Teresa J. Rehrig

December 14, 1960 - January 22, 2017

Teresa J. Rehrig (nee Jones) resident of Aston, died on January 22, 2017 at the age of 56. Beloved wife of Michael. Devoted mother of Nicholas (Amelia), Steven (Brittany) and Darian. Dear sister of Robert (Patricia) Jones, Jessica (Edward) Stasul, William (Diane) Jones, Natalie (Ron) Brownback and the late Thomas Linton Jones. She was the loving grandmother of 7 grandchildren. Also survived...
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Michael L. Burns III

August 27, 1948 - January 22, 2017

Michael L. Burns III, 68, of Tinicum Township, PA, passed away Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, in his home in Lester, PA from complications related to multiple myeloma. He leaves his wife, Sue Burns (nee Betsch); son Michael, husband of Jill (nee Cantor), of Ardmore; two grandchildren: Rose and Maggie; and a brother: Robert, husband of Ethel (nee Campbell), of Lester. Mike was preceded in death by...
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Francis "Frank" Biondi

October 29, 1928 - January 22, 2017

Francis "Frank" Biondi, 88 of Secane, PA passed away at his home on January 22, 2017. Frank was born on October 29, 1928 to Bessie and Francis Biondi, Sr. On March 6, 1971 he married Renee Emma Ely in Hebron, NY. Frank was interested in racing at a young age, and soon became involved with the United States Auto Club (USAC) as an official. He was employed as a buyer for John Wanamaker's and...
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Francis A. "Frank" Harrison

May 4, 1931 - January 20, 2017

Frank A. Harrison, resident of Wallingford, died on January 20, 2017 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of the late Elizabeth J. (nee Johnson). Devoted father of Barbara Maddox, Joan Harrison & Michael J. Harrison. Dear brother of Mary Reeser & the late Joseph Harrison & Helen VanTrieste. Also survived by three grandchildren: Riley, Patrick and Philip. Mr. Harrison was born and raised in...
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Charles R. Miller, Jr. "Charlie"

July 28, 1925 - January 19, 2017

Charles R. Miller Jr.,"Charlie", age 91, longtime resident of Ridley Park, passed away on January 19, 2017. He was a proud Army veteran who enjoyed collecting and selling coins and World War II memorabilia at his shop he owned for 12 years at Briggs Auction. Charlie was also an avid hunter, fisherman, and outdoorsman who had his solo pilot's license and liked watching Philadelphia sports teams...
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Felix Roma

February 17, 1926 - January 19, 2017

Felix Roma (Fil) passed away on January 19th in his home at the age of 90. He is survived by his 4 children Thomas Roma, Philip Roma, Marie Mulholland and Ronald J Roma. Fil also had 6 grandchildren Tim Morin, Adam Morin, Leah Mulholland, Danielle Roma, Victoria Roma and Dominic Roma.They were one of his greatest joys in life as he loved children. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews,...
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Peter J. Charlier

March 9, 1937 - January 18, 2017

CHARLIER, Peter J. Life-long educator from Morton & Springfield, formerly Norwood, age 79, on Jan. 18, 2017. Devoted husband of Eleanor (nee Meyer) for 56 years. Loving father of Peter Jr. (Roselle), Karen Jonas, James (Donna), Eric (Kim), and Nina Marczyk (Brian). Predeceased by dear parents Elmer and Edna (Durfor) Charlier, brothers Elmer and Louis (Jane) Charlier. Survived by sister-in-law...
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Lewis A. Gehret

October 3, 1927 - January 18, 2017

Lewis A. Gehret passed away peacefully on January 18, 2017, and joined his late dear wife Margaret in Heaven. He lived in Folcroft for many years and was a retired carpenter with Temple Hospital serving over 30 years. Lewis was a proud Navy Veteran of WWII serving in the Seabees which was the Construction Battalions. His hobbies included the Lottery and he was an avid sports fan. Loving...
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William James Lynch, Sr.

July 3, 1938 - January 17, 2017

William James Lynch, Sr., age 78, of Essington, passed away peacefully at home on January 17, 2017. William worked at Westinghouse and Holiday Inn in Essington. He was very devoted to his family and especially loved spending time with his grandchildren and fishing. He was active at St. Margaret Mary along with the Tinicum Township Swim Club for many years. William was predeceased by his...
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Marie E. (nee McArdle) Barker

January 31, 1970 - January 13, 2017

Marie E. Barker (McArdle), age 46 of Glenolden, PA, passed away on Friday, January 13, 2017 after a courageous battle with cancer. She was the loving wife of Patrick Barker and devoted mother to Brian, Brenna, and Shea. Marie was born on January 31, 1970 to Margaret and the late Francis McArdle. She worked at Verizon for many years where she gained lifelong friendships. Marie was a...
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Jennie "Jean" Remaker

April 9, 1930 - January 11, 2017

Jennie Remaker, 86 Jennie A. "Jean" Remaker (Nee: Ruggiano) passed away peacefully in her sleep on Wednesday, Jan 11, 2017. Jean is preceded in death by her husband Edward, sister Marie "Nan", brother Rocco "Rocky", and daughter Linda. Jean is survived by her brother Nicholas; sons Michael, Stephen (Darcy), Paul (Emily), and Phillip (Theresa); Grandchildren Michael, Alex, Michael, Stefanie,...
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Harry C. Hall, Jr.

July 1, 1928 - January 10, 2017

Harry C Hall, Jr. age 88, of Norwood, PA, passed away peacefully at The Residences at Chestnut Ridge, Chester, PA surrounded by his family on January 10, 2017. A lifetime resident of Delaware County , he grew up in Ridley Township, attending Ridley High School. He served 2 years in U.S. Army during the Korean War spending most of this time in Korea as a Machinist. A Philadelphia Electric...
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Suzanne Palmer Rudolph de Marco

December 28, 1938 - January 10, 2017

Suzanne Palmer Rudolph de Marco, passed away peacefully on January 10, 2017. Born December 28, 1938, Sue was the only child of the late Vera and Harry Rudolph and was raised in Wynnewood, PA. She was a 1957 graduate of Merion Mercy Academy and attended Marymount College in Arlington, VA. In 1961, Sue married Carlo T. de Marco lll and together they raised their three children in Villanova, where...
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Rosemarie "Roe" Smith

December 22, 1950 - January 8, 2017

Rosemarie "Roe" D. Smith, 66 of Folsom passed away Sunday Jan. 8, 2017 at her home. She was born Dec. 22, 1950 in Darby to the late Lawrence J. & Margaret "Ginny" V. (Shinn) Smith. Roe was a graduate of Archbishop Prendergast Catholic HS in Drexel Hill and received her degree in Accounting from St. Joseph University. She was a Budget Analyst for Christiana Care Health System in Delaware prior...
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Thomas J. Campanile

June 8, 1950 - January 7, 2017

Thomas J. Campanile, age 66, of Folsom, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on January 7, 2016. He grew up in Essington, and graduated from Interboro high school in 1968. Tom was a skilled machinist and worked at Ridley Precision Tool Company for many years. Tom was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great-grandfather. He loved spending time with his family and...
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Elizabeth Weaver Lynch

April 9, 1922 - January 6, 2017

Elizabeth Weaver Lynch died January 6, 2017 at the age of 94, shortly after suffering a stroke. A proud Pittsburgh native, she was a graduate of Carnegie Mellon University where she earned a BS in library science. Liz worked as a librarian at several places where she lived, and was the Lima Estates librarian for approximately 20 years, retiring at age 90. She would, however, strongly object if...
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June M. (nee Beelis) Bosch

June 2, 1945 - January 5, 2017

June M. Bosch (nee Beelis), passed away peacefully on January 5, 2017, at the age of 71. She lived in Philadelphia for years and was a retired Postal Worker. June enjoyed traveling and gardening but most of all was very devoted to her family and brought happiness to those around her. Loving daughter of the late John and Mary Beelis; beloved wife of William J. Bosch; devoted mother...
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Michela Laczo

February 12, 1947 - January 5, 2017

Michela Laczo, formerly of Sharon Hill, passed peacefully at Wilmington Hospital surrounded by her children. Michela was a registered nurse and business owner who recently resided in Wilmington, DE. She loved to bake, sew, do crossword puzzles and was a fan of Agatha Christie novels. She is survived by her daughter Dorothea Miller (Walter), her son Daniel Laczo (Teri Schultz), grandson...
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Barbara A. Myers

April 3, 1950 - January 3, 2017

Barbara A. Myers (nee Wagman) age 66 of Glenolden, passed away peacefully after a long courageous battle on January 3, 2017. Barbara enjoyed fishing, watching the Eagles, and planting in her garden. Barbara's daughter and grandson were her world; she called them her sunshine. Barbara loved animals and adored her cat Milo. She also enjoyed playing cards and going to the casinos. Barbara was...
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Anne D. (nee Connellee) Devenney

May 9, 1950 - January 2, 2017

Anne D. Devenney (nee Connellee) Passed away on January 2, 2017. Resident of Riddle Village formerly of Springfield. Beloved wife of the late Jack Devenney. She was a beloved teacher at Pennwood High School for over 30 years. Anne especially enjoyed her time with Kyle and Colin McGandy and she liked to paint. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her memorial service on Saturday at 10...
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Mary Ann B. (nee Thomas) McCourt

August 15, 1934 - December 30, 2016

Mary Ann Thomas McCourt. 82 of Ship Bottom NJ, a former dental office manager, died suddenly December 30th peacefully surrounded by her family. Born in Philadelphia, Mary Ann was reared in Collingdale PA. Mary Ann was a 1952 graduate of Notre Dame High School in Delaware County, PA. She was a devoted catholic and co-leader of the charismatic renewal. She enjoyed her adult life being active...
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Dennis Lane Hewes

June 24, 1952 - December 29, 2016

Dennis Lane Hewes age 64, of Norwood, passed away on December 29, 2016 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Dear husband of Deborah Natrin-Marchiano, dear father of Zachary (Keri). Son of the late Jack and Mary Hewes. Brother of Michael (Joan), Jack (Nancy), Gregory (the late Van), Patrick (Dina) Hewes and Susan (Paul) Palladino. Also survived by the Marchiano children Michael ...
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David M. Wolfskill

July 29, 1937 - December 28, 2016

David M. Wolfskill, 79 of Newtown Square, PA (formerly of Lancaster and Bedford) died Dec. 28, 2016 at the Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester, PA. He was born July 29, 1937 in Reading, PA to the late Samuel Carl & Florence (Meckley) Wolfskill. David spent his formative years in Hanover, PA graduating from Eichelberger HS before attending Lock Haven University and finally receiving a degree in...
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Robert R. Mandos, Sr.

August 28, 1931 - December 26, 2016

Robert R. Mandos Sr., 85, of Glenolden (formerly resided in Penn Pines, Upper Darby Township), passed away surrounded by his family on December 26, 2016. Robert served in the United States Navy during the Korean War and was a longtime self-employed plastering contractor. He was an avid fisherman, hunter, painter, and master craftsman. Robert was involved in the Penn Pines Cub Pack 504, serving...
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Josephine M. Bove

December 15, 1942 - December 25, 2016

1942-2016 Josephine M. Bove passed away on December 25, 2016 at the age of 74. She was a resident of Glenolden, formerly of Upper Darby and was known to be an especially good seamstress. Dear sister of Marya Bove. Predeceased by her parents Stephanie & Vincent Bove. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Friday after 9:00am in the Church of St. George, Lamont Ave.,...
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Marie E. Lynch

June 24, 1936 - December 24, 2016

Marie Lynch of Norwood, Pa, passed away on December 24th 2016. She was born in Philadelphia to John and Dorothy Cox on June 24th 1936. Marie graduated from Notre Dame High School (Chester) in 1954. She married John Lynch on August 31st 1957 in Saint Gabriel's of Norwood, Pa. She worked as a Medical Assistant for 15 years for a cardiologist at Crozier-Chester Medical Center. Marie was an...
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David R. Nichols, Sr.

June 10, 1943 - December 23, 2016

1943-2016 David R. Nichols Sr., died on December 23, 2016 at the age of 73. He was formerly of Springfield & Collingdale. Beloved husband of the late Linda S. (nee Knowlton). Devoted father of Colleen (Daniel) Vink & David (Nicole Harrison) Nichols Jr. Also survived by his brothers and sisters, as well as, his four grandchildren: Maggie, David III, McKenna & Danny Jr. Relatives and friends...
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Charlene Marie Mabee

August 10, 1933 - December 21, 2016

Charlene Marie Mabee, age 83, of Ridley Park passed away peacefully on December 21, 2016. She was a long time waitress and enjoyed going to the casino's, but most of all she loved her family and was a good friend to many people. Charlene was predeceased by her parents, Charles and Mary Denny, sister, Carolyn Denny, and sister in law, Jeanette Denny. Her survivors include her children,...
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Dorothy S. (nee McAneny) Coyle - Heffner

April 22, 1928 - December 21, 2016

Dorothy S. Coyle - Heffner, (nee McAneny) passed away peacefully December 21, 2016, surrounded by her family, at the age of 88. Dorothy lived in Drexel Hill, and was formerly of Briarcliffe. She had a long and happy life and especially enjoyed time down the Shore with her grandchildren. Loving daughter of the late Bernard and Mary McAneny; beloved wife of the late Conrad Heffner...
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Patricia A. Breen

January 3, 1960 - December 19, 2016

Patricia A. Breen, age 56, of Norwood for the past 23 years, formerly of Darby, PA, passed away on December 19, 2016. Patricia was a long time fan of the Phillies and loved spending New Years Day on 2 street. Her favorite place to be was on the 23rd Street beach in Sea Isle, NJ. and she loved spending time with her family and friends. She is predeceased by her parents, Alexander Morrow...
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William J. Miller, Sr.

July 12, 1932 - December 16, 2016

William J. Miller, Sr. of Wallingford, passed away on December 16, 2016 at the age of 84. Beloved husband of the late Suzanne (nee Pauxtis), devoted father of Linda Sonich, Donna Miller, William Miller, Audra Harrison and Pat Miller, dear brother of Sr. Anne Miller. Also survived by his 6 grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his viewing on Wednesday after 9:00 a.m....
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Charles J. Cahill

July 18, 1946 - December 16, 2016

Charles "Chick" J. Cahill, 70 of Ridley Park passed away Friday Dec. 16, 2016. He was born in Manhattan Boro, NY on July 18, 1946 to the late Charles & Helen (Puchausky) Cahill. Chick was an Environmental Scientist whose many assignments had him traveling around the country. Survivors include his wife, Maureen T. (Palmer) Cahill; Daughters, Jeannine Rubillo (John) and Denise Cahill;...
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Murray M. Bolton, Jr.

November 16, 1925 - December 16, 2016

Murray M. Bolton, Jr., 91 of Media passed away Friday Dec. 16, 2016 at Riddle Village. He was born Nov. 16, 1925 in Greensburg, PA to the late Murray, Sr. & Mabel (Luther) Bolton. He served both in the US Navy during WWII and in the US Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Murray received his BS in Chemistry from University of Virginia and worked as a chemist and former Department Chair of...
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Philip Davis

June 14, 1963 - December 14, 2016

Philip Davis, of Ridley Park, Pa, formerly of SW Philadelphia, passed away on December 14 at the age of 53, surrounded by family. Philip was a graduate of West Catholic and a member of Glazier's Local 252. He loved old movies and was an avid football fan. He loved his family and will always be remembered as someone who had a huge heart. Philip was the beloved son of the late Joseph E. Davis,...
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Bernard J. Keenan

November 2, 1933 - December 13, 2016

Bernard J. Keenan, age 83, of Norwood passed away on December 13, 2016 at Hahnemann Hospital in Philadelphia. Beloved husband of 58 years of Judith I. (nee Ling). Dear father of Bernard M. (Laura), William R. (Mary Ann), and Patrick T. (Lisa) and Charles and Carol Zacney. Brother of Joseph Keenan and Frances Shea. Also survived by 10 grandchildren Ryan, Amanda, Erin, Lauren, William, Alissa,...
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Kayla Anne Colgan

November 30, 2016 - December 11, 2016

Kayla Ann Colgan, of Eddystone, age 11 days, passed away Sunday, December 11, 2016. Kayla was the dearly beloved daughter of John and Sarah (Wilkin) Colgan. In the short time she lived, this angel brought love and joy to all who knew her and was well-loved in return. She is missed. She is predeceased by her brother, "Little John" Colgan II. She is survived by her parents, sister, Hayley...
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Kathleen "Kathy" Marie (nee Murtha) Doyle

November 5, 1958 - December 9, 2016

Kathleen "Kathy" Marie Doyle (Murtha) age 58 of Ridley, passed away December 9,2016 surrounded by her family. Kathy was the daughter of the late Adeline (Vietro) and John Murtha. Born in East Lansdowne and raised in Ridley Park. She was self employed. She made friends everywhere she went. She loved being with her family. Christmas was her favorite time of year. She is predeceased by...
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Teresa Brennan

November 23, 1983 - December 9, 2016

Teresa Brennan,of Ridley Park formerly of Morton, passed away on December 9, 2016 at the age of 33. Dear sister of Rosemary, Michael, Danny, Glenn and Andrea. She is also survived by her longtime and dear companion, David, and her loving, caring, and amazing friends. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on Saturday, December 17, 2016, after 9:00AM at the Cavanagh Family...
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George J. McCarron, Sr.

March 15, 1936 - December 8, 2016

George J. McCarron Sr., passed away on December 8, 2016 at the age of 80. He was formerly of Folcroft. Beloved husband of Barbara (nee Manning). Devoted father of Debbie (Steve) Stritch, George Jr. (Carol) & Kathy (John) Valcukas. Dear brother of Thomas McCarron. Also survived by eight grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his memorial...
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Axel Olaf Norden

September 6, 1930 - December 7, 2016

Axel Olaf Norden (1930 – 2016) Axel Olaf Norden passed away on December 07, 2016 at the age of 86. Axel was born on September 6, 1930 in Valley Stream, New York. He followed his passion for music and headed north to the State University of New York at Potsdam where he graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree. It was there that he met his future wife and the love of his life, Gloria. He...
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Agnes V. Brennan (nee DiCerbo)

October 10, 1932 - December 5, 2016

Agnes V. Brennan (nee DiCerbo), age 84, of Folcroft, peacefully passed away on December 5, 2016 surrounded by her family. Born in Philadelphia, Agnes previously worked at the A&P, and retired from Rickel Home Center in Glenolden. She was actively involved with the Schoolhouse Senior Center in Folsom and the Watkins Center in Upper Darby, but most of all Agnes loved spending time with her...
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Marguerite (nee Steskey) Marinacci

November 14, 1925 - December 5, 2016

Marguerite Marinacci (nee Steskey), passed away on December 5, 2016 at the age of 91. She was a longtime resident of Glenolden formerly of South Philadelphia. Beloved wife of John A. Marinacci. Devoted mother of Kathleen Warner (Charles Jensen), Marguerite (Frank) Spewock & the late John M. Marinacci. Dear sister of Catherine McCall. Also survived by four grandchildren: Michelle,...
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William E. "Bill" "Mac" McDonnell

August 31, 1950 - December 4, 2016

William McDonnell Mr. William "Bill", "Mac" McDonnell, 66, of Folcroft, Pennsylvania passed away surrounded by many loved ones on Sunday, December 4, 2016. Bill fought a long, hard battle with Interstitial Lung Disease. Bill enjoyed hunting and watching The Eagles. But more then anything Bill enjoyed spending time with his 9 Grandchildren. Bill had a huge heart and helped many throughout the ...
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William "Shawn" Richards

September 21, 1979 - December 2, 2016

William "Shawn" Richards, 37 of Philadelphia died on Friday Dec.2, 2016 at his home. Shawn was born in Darby, PA to William "Bill" & Lois A. (Leadford) Richards. For a second you were flying Like you always wanted to Now you'll fly forever In skies of azure blue We'll see your smile in every ray Of sunshine after rain And hear the echo of your laughter Over all the pain The worlds...
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Anthony L. Liotta

August 18, 1935 - November 28, 2016

Liotta, Anthony L., on November 28, 2016 of Broomall. Beloved husband of Tina (nee Pugliano), devoted father of John (Laura), Paul and David, dear brother of John, Joan, Carolyn and Arlene; also survived by 6 grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Funeral on Saturday after 9 A.M. in the Church of St. Pius X, Lawrence Rd., Broomall followed by a Funeral Mass at 10:30 A...
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Ronald W. Laird, Sr.

December 10, 1936 - November 27, 2016

Ronald W. Laird, Sr., age 79 of Ridley Park, passed away peacefully on November 27, 2016 surrounded by his family. Ron was a Cub Scout and Boy Scout Leader, coached for Leedom Little League, and was an active member of the Sears Retiree's Breakfast Club. He was an avid golfer and a Philadelphia sports fan. He loved jigsaw puzzles, and most important to Ron was his family – he loved...
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Margaret Lynn ( nee Polley) Peggy Fretz

October 25, 1950 - November 26, 2016

Margaret Lynn Polley – Fretz, "Peggy", passed away on November 26, 2016, of Woodlyn, PA and Cape May, NJ. Relatives and friends are invited to her Celebration of Life on Saturday, December 10, 2016, at 11:30AM at the Cavanagh Family Funeral Home, 301 Chester Pike, Norwood, Pa 19074, where family and friends may call from 10AM till 11:30AM. Burial Private. In lieu of flowers Memorial...
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Yvonne W. Lucas

October 2, 1927 - November 23, 2016

Yvonne W. Lucas, former resident of NJ and Upper Darby, passed away on November 23, 2016. She was the beloved wife of the late George Lucas. Dear sister of the late Terri W. Rothacker and Donald J. Wessels. She is survived by her niece Noelle (Charles) Jenkins and their children Lilly and Wyatt. Yvonne was a former longtime and active parishioner of Nativity BVM in Media. Relatives...
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Matthew W. Marchionni

December 9, 1979 - November 23, 2016

Matthew W. Marchionni "Matt", age 36, of Swedesboro, N.J., formerly of Folcroft, P.A., passed away suddenly on November 23, 2016. Beloved husband of Christine M. Marchionni (nee Walley). Beloved son of Anna Marchionni and the late Hugh Hinchliffe. Son-in-law of Charles and Linda Walley. Also survived by his brother-in-law, Brian Walley, many aunts, uncles, and cousins, as well as three nieces and...
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Dennis L. Hannan

November 2, 1944 - November 20, 2016

Dennis L. Hannan, age72, of Ridley Park, passed away suddenly at home on November 20, 2016. Dennis graduated from Northeast Catholic High School in 1962 and following that he served 4 years in the United States Air Force. He enjoyed reading and spent the last 49 summers at his home in North Wildwood. Dennis also worked for American Airlines for 38 ½ years before his retirement. He was...
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Sarah M. (nee Marino) Jaconi

April 6, 1927 - November 17, 2016

Sarah M. Jaconi (nee Marino) Of Secane formerly of Southwest Philadelphia passed away on November 17, 2016 at the age of 89. Sarah was the daughter of the late Dominic and Sarah (nee Vassalo) Marino. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Frank D. Jaconi. Survivors ; loving mother of Michael (Karen Peter) Jaconi, Carol (Joseph) Huhn and grandchildren Michael and Megan Huhn. Sarah enjoyed...
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Patricia A. Yencsik

June 7, 1935 - November 17, 2016

Patricia M. Yencsik (nee Anderson) age 81 of Ridley Park passed away peacefully at the Taylor Hospice House on November 17, 2016. Beloved wife of the late George P. Yencsik. Dear daughter of the late Philip M. and Ellen M. Anderson. Sister of Margaret M. McArdle, Bernice M. O'Brien and the late Philip M., William J., Joseph F., Edward J., John Francis, Ellen M. and Joanne. Also survived by...
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Jeffrey J. Ewing

October 28, 1993 - November 16, 2016

Jeffrey J. Ewing, age 23 passed away suddenly on November 16, 2016. Longtime resident of Ridley Twp. Loving Son of Michael and Sharon Ewing. Dear brother of Michael (Jeanne) Ewing. Devoted uncle of Molly and Stella Ewing. Also survived by his grandparents Dee Reynolds and Bob Ewing, his numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Jeff was a 2012 Ridley High School graduate who enjoyed sports,...
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Dorothy M. Fox

June 7, 1921 - November 15, 2016

Dorothy M. Fox (nee Brown) passed away peacefully on November 15, 2016 at the age of 95. Born in Christiana, DE, she was the daughter of the late Clarence & Lillian Brown and sister of the late Clarence Brown. She grew up in Dilworthtown, PA where she met and married her husband, the late Raymond A. Fox. They moved to Media after Raymond completed his obligation with the U.S. Navy during WWII....
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Dorothy A. Roberts

June 13, 1923 - November 14, 2016

Dorothy A. Roberts (nee Ace) age 93 passed away peacefully at home on November 14, 2016. Dear daughter of the late Dr. Percy H. and Dorothy A. Ace. Beloved wife of the late John (Jack) Lawrence Roberts; loving mother of the late Kenneth A. Roberts; grandmother of the late William K. Roberts; sister of the late John H. Ace and Sue Ace Topfer. Dorothy received her Registered Nurse's degree from...
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Alexander F. "Al" McGeehan

February 18, 1923 - November 13, 2016

Alexander "Al" F. McGeehan Jr. passed away peacefully on November 13, 2016, at the age of 93. Al graduated from Eddystone High School in 1941 and later was employed by Westinghouse, retiring after many years of service. He lived in Upland, PA for over 50 years and was an active member of Our Lady of Charity Church in Brookhaven where he served as an Usher and was a member of the Knights of...
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Elizabeth "Betty" Fortunato

September 16, 1935 - November 13, 2016

Elizabeth Jean "Betty" Fortunato (nee Love), 81, born September 16, 1935, died peacefully at home on November 13, 2016 literally surrounded by her seven children. She was born in Darby and raised in Philadelphia, was a longtime resident of Norwood and long-time member of St. Gabriel's Church in Norwood. Betty was the daughter of the late Thomas and Fleurette Love and the beloved wife of 51 years...
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Wilbur A. "Bucky" Stewart, Sr.

May 9, 1931 - November 12, 2016

Wilbur A. Stewart "Bucky" age 85, of Philadelphia, Passed away on November 12, 2016 surrounded by his family. He was the former owner of Stewarts Garage which was established in 1943. He is predeceased by his parents, sister, Midge Isaacs, and brother in laws Phillip J. Quinn and Walter S. Able. Bucky is survived by his loving wife of 66 years, Betty Stewart, children , Wilbur A. Stewart, Jr....
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Samuel C. MacIntosh

November 28, 1940 - November 12, 2016

Samuel C. MacIntosh, passed away on November 12, 2016 at the age of 75. He was a resident of Stevens, PA and formerly a longtime resident of Norwood. Samuel was a 39 yr. employee of the PA Railroad and a longtime volunteer-member of the Norwood Fire & Ambulance Co. He was the beloved husband of Joan A. (nee Whirlow), devoted father of Samuel Jr. (Joyce), Ronnie (Tom) Markun, Stephen (Kerry...
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Victoria T. (nee DiIanni) "Vicki" Toth

February 23, 1947 - November 11, 2016

Victoria T. Toth "Vicki" On November 11, 2016. Resident of Collingdale and formerly of South West Philadelphia. Beloved wife of James A. III. Devoted mother of John DiIanni (Sue), Anne Neri (Robert), Terri Nearey (Dan), Kelli Quinn (Tim), Danny Toth and the late James A. Toth IV. Dear sister of Corinne Barrett and the late John DiIanni. Also survived by 9 grandchildren, 2 great...
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Dante Scattolini

February 2, 1929 - November 6, 2016

Dante G. Scattolini, 87, a resident of Ridley Park, PA for 65 years, passed away peacefully at home on November 6, 2016 surrounded by his family. Born and raised in Chester, PA, he was a 1947 graduate of Chester High School where he was inducted into the Hall of Fame for Track in 2001. Dante began working at Scattolini Motors Inc., the family business, when he was just 14 years old. He became...
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Gertrude H. (nee McGraw) "Gert" Keeney

February 4, 1920 - November 4, 2016

Gertrude H. Keeney "Gert" (nee McGraw) Of Norwood passed away peacefully surrounded by family on November 4, 2016 at Regina Nursing Center in Norristown at the age of 96. She was the daughter of the late John R. and Barbara E. (nee Davis) McGraw. Gert was a homemaker who volunteered for many years at Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital in Darby. She was a member of the 3rd Order of St. Francis who...
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David W. Murphy

March 2, 1976 - November 3, 2016

David W. Murphy age 40 of Ridley Park passed away suddenly on November 3, 2016. Beloved husband of Susan Obermayer; beloved son of Candee and Frank Clark. Father of Lucy and Adam; grandfather of Nevaeh. Also survived by his brother Joseph and sisters Colleen and Doreen. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his funeral on Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Cavanagh Family...
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Cheryl A. Yezuita

January 17, 1944 - November 3, 2016

Cheryl A. Yezuita "Worm" (nee Corbin) died peacefully on November 3rd, 2016 after a long and courageous battle with breast cancer. Cheryl lived in Glenolden with her husband of 48 years, Michael. She was devoted to her family and loved spending time in Cape May and many years visiting Wildwood. She was a dedicated housewife, then worked as a cashier for both Hallmark in the Springfield Mall...
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Marvin Noel Emanuel

January 25, 1943 - November 2, 2016

Marvin Noel Emanuel, 73 yrs old, of Ambler,PA. entered into rest on Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Samuel and Lillian Emanuel. He was the husband of Gwen Ann Emanuel (Bass) who celebrated 23yrs of marriage in June of this year. In addition to his wife, Marvin is survived by his daughters, Monica; wife of Warren Paire of Myerstown, MD. and...
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Lillian D. Stillwell Benner

February 3, 1923 - November 2, 2016

Lillian D. Benner (nee Stillwell) age 93 passed away peacefully on November 2, 2016 at Taylor Hospital. Beloved wife of the late Joseph W. Benner. Dear mother of David L. Benner (Patricia); also survived by her sister Mildred (her twin); two grandchildren Jennifer and David, 10 great grandchildren and a niece Jean and nephew Edward. Relatives and friends are invited to attend her funeral on...
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Margaret F. Christiansen

September 11, 1927 - November 2, 2016

Margaret F. Christiansen (nee Deal), passed away peacefully at Sunrise Senior Living in Westtown, PA on Nov. 2, 2016. She was born in 1927 and celebrated her 89th birthday in September. Formerly of Prospect Park and Cheyney Rd. in Glenn Mills, Margaret was preceded in death by her husband, William "Chris" J. Christiansen in 2000 and by her siblings, Buddy, Fred, Catherine, Marie, Betty and Vera...
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Josephine B. (nee Bachetti) Celia

November 14, 1942 - October 31, 2016

Josephine B. Celia (nee Bachetti) "Joan", 73, of West Chester, Pa, died after a brief illness on October 31, 2016. Like all things in her life, she handled things her way and showed us all how to be strong. Born in West Philadelphia, Joan was a graduate of West Catholic High School, pursued her dreams of nursing at Fitzgerald Mercy, and continued her bachelor's degree at St. Joe's University....
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Ethel M. (nee Ward) Keegan

February 15, 1929 - October 29, 2016

Ethel Mae Keegan, age 87, of Sharon Hill, PA, passed away peacefully on October 29, 2016. Ethel was the beloved wife of Richard J. Keegan, devoted mother of Richard J. Keegan, Jr. (Linda), Ethel M. Bell, Thomas E. Keegan (Carol), Nancy J. Montgomery, and Mary E. Keegan. Also ten grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Ethel retired from DuPont, was an avid...
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Mary Lorraine Lesher (nee Kennedy)

March 16, 1953 - October 28, 2016

Mary Lorraine Lesher (nee Kennedy) 1953-2016 Lorraine passed away suddenly on October 28, 2016 at the age of 63. She was born in Southwest Philadelphia & was a resident of Glenolden for the past twenty five years. Lorraine especially enjoyed her summers in Ocean City, NJ with her family. Beloved wife of Daniel Lesher. Devoted mother of Paul Dougherty, Megan Ann Lesher & Matthew Lesher. ...
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Eugene T. Brady

August 23, 1928 - October 25, 2016

Eugene T. Brady, a long-time resident of Southwest Philadelphia, passed away Tuesday evening, October 25 at the age of 88. Gene was a proud U.S. army veteran who bravely served in the Korean War. Gene is survived by his beloved wife of 63 years Dorothy (Dolly). He was the devoted father to Gene (Joanne), Neil (Sandy), Timmy, John (Susan), Susan (Matthew) and the late Dorothy and Michael. Gene...
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Yolanda L (nee Tavani) Showalter

December 26, 1928 - October 25, 2016

Yolanda L. Showalter (nee Tavani) died peacefully on October 25,2016, at the age of 87. She lived in Glenolden for years and was formerly of Philadelphia. Mrs. Showalter was a very active member of Our Lady of Fatima church and was involved in the Hope Program where she organized rides to Doctor's appointments for the people of Our Lady of Fatima Parish. Yolanda was devoted to her family and was...
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