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Monday, December 20, 2021
Charlotte Penfield Gosselink
Kennett Square – Charlotte Penfield Gosselink, 86, a resident of Crosslands in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, died peacefully on December 10, 2021. Charlotte was an ordained minister of the United Church of Christ, having served as minister to the South Emanuel Church, UCC, in Rochester... Read More
Published in Legacy Remembers on Dec. 20, 2021.
Wednesday, December 8, 2021
Ruth Devine Draper
Ruth Devine Draper, 87 died peacefully at Seasons Hospice in Wilmington on Saturday, November 27, 2021, surrounded by her family. She was a native Delawarean and lived many years in Lewes and later in Dover, DE. Ruth was a dedicated Quaker well known for her zest for life. She was... Read More
Torbert Funeral Chapels
Published in Torbert Funeral Chapels on Dec. 8, 2021.
Saturday, November 27, 2021
Mary J. Barcio
Mary Barcio's passing has been publicly announced by Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC in West Chester, PA. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Mary in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the... Read More
Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC
Published in Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC on Nov. 27, 2021.
Friday, October 29, 2021
Marcia Marie Nelson
Marcia Marie Nelson of West Chester, PA went to heaven on October 28, 2021 at the young age of 63. She was born on August 10, 1958 in West Chester, PA to Edna Hash Falcone and the late Frank J. Falcone Jr. Marcia was the beloved wife of Carl S. Nelson III, with whom she shared 44... Read More
Mauger Givnish Funeral Home - Malvern
Published in The Daily Local from Oct. 29 to Oct. 31, 2021.
Thursday, October 28, 2021
Linda Cecile Frank
Linda Frank's passing has been publicly announced by Longwood Funeral Home & Cremation of Matthew Genereux, Inc. in Kennett Square, PA. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Linda in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information... Read More
Longwood Funeral Home & Cremation of Matthew Genereux, Inc.
Published in Longwood Funeral Home & Cremation of Matthew Genereux, Inc. on Oct. 28, 2021.
Tuesday, October 5, 2021
Barbara Ann Downey
Barbara Ann Downey (nee Hannan), 73, of Glen Mills, PA formerly of Westtown, PA passed away on October 5, 2021. Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1948, Barb was the daughter of the late James and Helen (nee Clancy) Hannan. She was the beloved wife of the late Thomas J. Downey, Sr.; loving... Read More
Donohue Funeral Home - West Chester
Published in The Daily Local from Oct. 5 to Oct. 6, 2021.
Thursday, September 16, 2021
Letitia Elizabeth Gray
Letitia Elizabeth Gray transitioned peacefully on the morning of Friday, September 10, 2021, after a gradual decline in health. She was surrounded and supported by her loving family and caregivers during the last days of her life. Letitia was born on March 13, 1930 to the parents... Read More
DeBaptiste Funeral Homes, Inc. - West Chester
Published in DeBaptiste Funeral Homes, Inc. - West Chester on Sep. 16, 2021.
Monday, August 2, 2021
Caroline Sargent Furnas Trueblood
Gwynedd resident with deep Quaker roots dies at Foulkeways Caroline Sargent Furnas Trueblood, 90, died July 26 at Foulkeways at Gwynedd, where she had been a resident since 2005. Daughter of the late Paul J. Furnas Sr. and Elizabeth Walter Furnas, she was born in Woodbury, New Jersey... Read More
Published in Montgomery Newspapers from Aug. 2 to Aug. 8, 2021.
Wednesday, July 14, 2021
Michael Cades
With great sorrow, Steven and Linda Cades announce the death of their son Michael Cades, who died unexpectedly on July 6, 2021 in Chestertown, MD. Born on May 29, 1980 in Easton, MD, Michael was raised in Kent County, MD and lived in New York, Washington, D. C., and Philadelphia,... Read More
Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home
Published in The Star Democrat on Jul. 14, 2021.
Wednesday, May 19, 2021
Margaret Bagley (Hall)
Margaret Hall Bagley, of Heron Point in Chestertown, Maryland, died on May17, 2021. She resided for many years in Salisbury, Maryland, where she raised her five children. She graduated from the Westtown School in Chester, PA, and earned a nursing degree from Salisbury University.... Read More
Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home
Published in Kent County News on May 19, 2021.
Margaret Bagley
Margaret Bagley Chestertown - Margaret Hall Bagley, of Heron Point in Chestertown, Maryland, died on May17, 2021. She resided for many years in Salisbury, Maryland, where she raised her five children. She graduated from the Westtown School in Chester, PA, and earned a nursing degree... Read More
Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home
Published in The Daily Times from May 19 to May 20, 2021.
Tuesday, April 27, 2021
Bruce Smith
Bruce Smith's passing has been publicly announced by Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC in West Chester, PA. Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Bruce in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the... Read More
Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC
Published in Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC on Apr. 27, 2021.
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Frances Nicholson Beer
Frances Nicholson Beer, 90, died on March 25th, 2021, in Kennett Square, PA, of a brief illness. Fran attended Media (PA) Friends School, Westtown School, and Earlham College, where she met her husband, John. They married in August 1951, living in six places during their early years... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Mar. 31, 2021.
Tuesday, March 30, 2021
Frances Beer
Frances Beer's passing has been publicly announced by Hancock Funeral Home Ltd in Philadelphia, PA . Legacy invites you to offer condolences and share memories of Frances in the Guest Book below. The most recent obituary and service information is available at the Hancock Funeral... Read More
Hancock Funeral Home Ltd
Published in Hancock Funeral Home Ltd on Mar. 30, 2021.
Friday, March 5, 2021
Patricia Lynn Podolin (Patty)
Patricia Lynn Podolin (Patty) Medford - Patricia Lynn Podolin (Patty), a resident of Medford, NJ, passed away peacefully on March 3, 2021. Patty grew up in Haddonfield, NJ, where she attended Westtown School and graduated from Haddonfield Memorial High School in 1979. Patty was always... Read More
Published in Courier Post from Mar. 5 to Mar. 6, 2021.
Sunday, February 28, 2021
PENELOPE WILSON (PERKINS)
WILSON PENELOPE (nee PERKINS) (Or was it John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt? His name was her name, too) passed away at 97 years of age on February 10, 2021. She was born Penelope Perkins in NYC to Linn Merck Perkins and George Walbridge Perkins, Jr. on April 30, 1923, growing up in... Read More
Published in The Philadelphia Inquirer on Feb. 28, 2021.
Sunday, February 21, 2021
PENELOPE WILSON
WILSON--Penelope. Penelope Perkins Wilson (or was it John Jacob Jingleheimer Schmidt? His name was her name, too) passed away at 97 years of age on February 10, 2021. She was born Penelope Perkins in New York City to Linn Merck Perkins and George Walbridge Perkins, Jr. on April 30... Read More
Published in New York Times on Feb. 21, 2021.
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
Phil Hoffman
Phil Hoffman, age 91, passed away January 2, 2021 while residing at a rehab facility in Exton. Phil grew up in Wallingford, attended Media Friends Elementary School, Nether Providence H.S. (now Strath Haven Middle School), and was a 1947 graduate of Westtown School. He graduated from... Read More
Minshall Shropshire-Bleyler Funeral Home, Ltd
Published in The Daily Times from Jan. 13 to Jan. 20, 2021.
Tuesday, November 10, 2020
SANDRA JONES
Of Devon, PA passed away with her family by her side on November 6, 2020 at age 86. Sandra, Sandy to some but Jammie to many was born on January 23, 1934 in Philadelphia, PA. She was the daughter of the late Edward and Gladys Bennett. She was a 1951 graduate of the Westtown School... Read More
Alleva Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Philadelphia Inquirer on Nov. 10, 2020.
Monday, November 9, 2020
Sandra Bennett Jones
Sandra Bennett Jones of Devon, PA passed away with her family by her side on November 6, 2020 at age 86. Sandra, Sandy to some but Jammie to many was born on January 23, 1934 in Philadelphia, PA. She was the daughter of the late Edward and Gladys Bennett. She was a 1951 graduate of... Read More
Alleva Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Main Line Media News from Nov. 9 to Nov. 15, 2020.
Wednesday, October 28, 2020
Ann Gregory
Ann Hopkins Gregory of Havre de Grace, MD passed away on Saturday, October 17, 2020 at the Citizens Care Center in Havre de Grace, MD with her children by her side. She was 82 years old. Ann was the beloved wife of the late George Generous Gregory Sr. After his death, she was blessed... Read More
Published in Baltimore Sun on Oct. 28, 2020.
Friday, September 25, 2020
Claire Perry Hofer
Claire Perry Hofer of Kennett Square, PA died peacefully on September 21, 2020 in her 105th year at Kendal/Crosslands Retirement Community. She was the wife of the late W. Eric Hofer, who died in 1982 and with whom she shared 42 years of marriage. Claire was born in Westerly, RI... Read More
Kuzo Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Westerly Sun on Sep. 25, 2020.
Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Claire P. Hofer
Claire P. Hofer, died peacefully on September 21, 2020, in her 105th year, at Crosslands Retirement Community, Kennett Square, PA. To view her online tribute and to share a memory with her family, please visit www.kuzoandfoulkfh.com Arrangements by the Kuzo Funeral Home, Kennett... Read More
Kuzo Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Daily Local from Sep. 23 to Sep. 24, 2020.
Sunday, August 30, 2020
Pamela Elsbeth Machemer
Pamela Elsbeth Machemer, only child of the late Phyllis Edwards Rea and Dr. Robert R Rea, legendary professor of history at Auburn University, died peacefully in her sleep Thursday, Aug. 27, 2020, after her body functions had shut down in the face of a plethora of suddenly apparent... Read More
Published in Bucks County Courier Times on Aug. 30, 2020.
Tuesday, February 11, 2020
Arnold Elton Trueblood
A visionary businessman with a passion for building community, Arnold Elton Trueblood died February 8 at Foulkeways at Gwynedd at the age of 90 after several years of declining health. Founder of a high-end residential construction company and a land development business, he earned... Read More
Published in Montgomery Newspapers from Feb. 11 to Feb. 16, 2020.
Friday, January 10, 2020
Allan Wallis Staats
Allan Wallis Staats                November 1, 1938  -  January 7, 2020 Allan Wallis Staats of Morristown, New Jersey, born on November 1, 1938,  died on January 7, 2020 after a long illness. Allan Staats’ career working for Standard Oil Company (New Jersey), the United States... Read More
Mauger Givnish Funeral Home - Malvern
Published in Mauger Givnish Funeral Home - Malvern on Jan. 10, 2020.
Sunday, December 8, 2019
Janet Y. Ikeda
Janet Y. Ikeda, 92, formerly of Emmaus, died November 29, 2019 at Luther Crest. Born in San Pedro, CA, she was the daughter of the late Mansuke and Asye (Iwaki) Yamamoto. During WWII, Janet was incarcerated at Poston Internment Camp in Poston, AZ from 1942 to 1944. She was later the... Read More
Schantz Funeral Home, P.C. - Emmaus
Published in Morning Call on Dec. 8, 2019.
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Gerard Williams
Gerard Rhoads Williams, 94, of West Chester, died at home on Oct. 14, 2019. He was the widower of Margaret Rhein “Rita” Williams. Born and raised in the Philadelphia area in a Quaker family, “Gerry” was the son of the late Charles Rhoads and Grace Jones Williams. He had a varied career... Read More
Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC
Published in The Daily Local from Oct. 17 to Oct. 18, 2019.
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
William Norman Franck Jr.
William "Norm" Norman Franck Jr., 81, of Willow Valley Communities, passed away on May 12, 2019 at Lancaster General Hospital. He was the loving husband of Dorothy Marian (Fitzgerald) Franck. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Willian N. Franck Sr. and Elsie (Watterson)... Read More
Published in The Star Democrat from May 15 to May 17, 2019.
Friday, March 15, 2019
Katharine Brigham
Katharine Storrs Brigham, 68, of Birmingham Township, West Chester, passed away peacefully in hospice Monday, March 11, 2019 after a determined struggle against cancer. The oldest child of Richard T. and Margaret H. Brigham, deceased, she is survived by sisters Ann Brigham Thomas... Read More
DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home
Published in The Daily Local from Mar. 15 to Mar. 19, 2019.
Friday, March 8, 2019
William Brinton Parker Jr.
William Brinton Parker, Jr. Kennent Square - William Brinton Parker, Jr. of Kennent Square passed away peacefully on February 26. Mr. Parker is survived by his wife Barbara "Bobbie" Collins. He was 89. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late William Brinton Parker, Sr... Read More
Alleva Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The News-Press on Mar. 8, 2019.
Thursday, March 7, 2019
William Parker Jr.
William Brinton Parker, Jr. of Kennett Square passed away peacefully on February 26. Mr. Parker is survived by his wife Barbara “Bobbie” Collins. He was 89. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late William Brinton Parker, Sr. and Naomi Cecelia Lodge. Mr. Parker graduated... Read More
Alleva Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in The Daily Local from Mar. 7 to Mar. 8, 2019.
Friday, October 5, 2018
Richard Thompson
Richard R. Thompson, 77, died unexpectedly early in September at his home in West Chester. Richard was the son of Robert W. Thompson and Marjorie (McGeorge) Thompson. He grew up in Berwyn and Lionville. He graduated from Westtown School in 1959 and from Bucknell University in 1963... Read More
Published in The Daily Local from Oct. 5 to Oct. 7, 2018.
Sunday, August 26, 2018
Elizabeth Wills "Betty" Real
Elizabeth "Betty" Wills Real Oakhurst - Elizabeth 'Betty' Wills Real, of Oakhurst, Ocean Township, was born March 10, 1931 in Trenton, New Jersey to Jenny and Marmaduke Wills. She passed away on Wednesday, August 22, 2018 in Denton, Texas. Betty graduated from Westtown School in West... Read More
Fiore Funeral Home Inc - Oakhurst
Published in Asbury Park Press on Aug. 26, 2018.
Thursday, June 14, 2018
Eugene Eleuthere duPont Weymouth
Eugene Eleuthere duPont Weymouth, 85, of Kennett Square, Pa passed away on June 11, 2018 surrounded by family and caregivers who loved him very much. He was born on January 27, 1933 in Wilmington Delaware, to George and Deo duPont Weymouth. He attended A.I duPont and Westtown school... Read More
Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home -Middletown
Published in Daniels & Hutchison Funeral Home -Middletown on Jun. 14, 2018.
Friday, May 11, 2018
Marian "Sam" Crabb
Marian “Sam” Crabb, 90, of Downingtown died peacefully on May 8, 2018. Born in Chicago, IL, and raised in Denver, CO, she was a former resident of Paoli, Devon, and Hershey’s Mill. She majored in Home Economics at the University of Iowa, where she was a member of Delta Gamma and where... Read More
Published in Mainline Media News from May 11 to May 20, 2018.
Wednesday, April 18, 2018
William Normart
William J. Normart passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at his home in King of Prussia, PA. He was 96. He was born in Philadelphia, PA and raised by his aunts, Mary T. Normart and Lydia B. Normart in Glenolden, PA. Bill attended Westtown School where his talents in... Read More
Published in The Times Herald from Apr. 18 to Apr. 19, 2018.
Tuesday, March 27, 2018
Frances Cloud Taylor
Frances Cloud Taylor, age 96, of Kennett Square, died March 23, 2018 at Crosslands retirement community. Frances Taylor was born on June 23, 1921 in Wilmington, DE. She was the daughter of Willard and Mabel Keenan Cloud and grew up on her parents’ dairy farm, Sunstone Farm, in Kennett... Read More
Kuzo Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in the Southern Chester County from Mar. 27 to Apr. 5, 2018.
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Virgil Lang Evans
Virgil Lang Evans, 90, of Carlisle, passed away on Thursday, January 4, 2018 at his home. He was born on February 12, 1927 in Kennett Square, Chester County, and was a son of the late Isaac R. and Kathryn (Lang) Evans. Virgil graduated in 1945 from the Westtown School and earned... Read More
Ewing Brothers Funeral Home
Published in Patriot-News on Jan. 9, 2018.
Sunday, November 12, 2017
Charles J. Rhoads
Charles J. Rhoads, born in Philadelphia to the late Drs. Jonathan and Teresa Rhoads on October 7th 1946. Charles found peace Thursday AM, November 9th, at Lehigh Valley Hospital after a lengthy illness. A life long member of Germantown Monthly Meeting (Religious Society of Friends)... Read More
Trexler Funeral Home, Inc.
Published in Morning Call on Nov. 12, 2017.
Sunday, November 5, 2017
Francis E. "Frank" Patton Jr.
Francis E. "Frank" Patton, Jr., 76 of West Chester, PA passed away on Tuesday October 31, 2017 at Chester County Hospital, West Chester, PA surrounded by his loving family. He was the beloved husband of Charlotte Naomi Hoyle Patton whom he shared 55 years of marriage. Born July 22... Read More
DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home
Published in Daily Local News from Nov. 5 to Nov. 6, 2017.
Friday, August 4, 2017
Elinor Pennell Penny Briggs
Elinor Pennell ‘Penny’ Briggs of Kennett Square Elinor Pennell “Penny” Briggs died peacefully in her sleep on July 11, 2017 at the age of 97 at Crosslands Retirement Community in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years Franklin Humphrey Briggs... Read More
Published in The Daily Local from Aug. 4 to Aug. 6, 2017.
Elinor Pennell "Penny" Briggs
1920-2017 Elinor Pennell “Penny” Briggs died peacefully in her sleep on July 11, 2017 at the age of 97 at Crosslands Retirement Community in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. She was preceded in death by her husband of 46 years Franklin Humphrey Briggs III in 1990. She is survived by... Read More
Published in The Daily Times from Aug. 4 to Aug. 5, 2017.
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Richardson Bringhurst Glidden
Richardson Bringhurst Glidden, M.D., 86, passed away on July 21, 2017 at Moravian Manor, Lititz, Pa. He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Jean (Cook); his three daughters and their spouses, Victoria and Larry Silver of Portland, Ore., Jennifer and Steve Black of Elizabethtown... Read More
Published in Dover Post from Jul. 25 to Aug. 3, 2017.
Wednesday, May 31, 2017
J. Garrett Forsythe Jr.
Mr. J. Garrett Forsythe, Jr., age 89, passed away at Lima Estates ACTS community on Sunday, May 21. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Susan Emmott Forsythe, who resides at Lima Estates; son, Garrett, in Villa Rica, Ga.; daughter, Patricia, in Royal Palm Beach, Fla.; Brothers... Read More
J. Nelson Rigby Funeral Home - Media
Published in The Daily Times from May 31 to Jun. 2, 2017.
Jesse Garrett Forsythe
Mr. J. Garrett Forsythe, Jr., age 89, passed away at Lima Estates ACTS community on Sunday, May 21. He is survived by his wife of 64 years, Susan Emmott Forsythe, who resides at Lima Estates; son, Garrett, in Villa Rica, Ga.; daughter, Patricia, in Royal Palm Beach, Fla.; his brother... Read More
J. Nelson Rigby Funeral Home - Media
Published in J. Nelson Rigby Funeral Home - Media on May 31, 2017.
Friday, May 12, 2017
Graham Robert Hudgings
Graham Robert Hudgings of West Chester Graham Robert Hudgings departed this life on May 5, 2017 at the age of 47. Graham’s life was defined by his abiding love of others and his ability to help people realize their unique gifts and abilities. As a parent, spouse, brother, son, friend... Read More
DeBaptiste Funeral Homes, Inc. - West Chester
Published in The Daily Local from May 12 to May 13, 2017.
Tuesday, February 14, 2017
John Rehm Batley
John Rehm Batley of Kennett Square John Rehm Batley of Crosslands, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania passed away February 9, 2017. He was born in Wilkinsburg, PA December 17, 1934, the son of Elisabeth Rehm and Carleton Batley. John graduated from Westtown School and Lafayette College... Read More
DellaVecchia, Reilly, Smith & Boyd Funeral Home
Published in The Daily Local from Feb. 14 to Feb. 15, 2017.
Tuesday, December 20, 2016
ANTHONY MORRIS "TONY" MAIER
MAIER ANTHONY "TONY" MORRIS, age 67, passed away peacefully on Dec. 11, 2016, at Keystone House in Wyndmoor PA. He was in hospice care following a long illness and recent stroke. He had survived a brain tumor diagnosed over 20 yrs. ago, but its aggressive treatment contri-buted... Read More
Published in Philadelphia Inquirer/Philadelphia Daily News on Dec. 20, 2016.
Tuesday, November 1, 2016
Sara Squires "Sally" Weed
Sara "Sally" Squires Weed AGE: 88 • Hockessin Sara "Sally" Squires Weed passed away at age 88 at her home in Hockessin, Delaware on Sunday, October 30 surrounded by her family. She was born on May 20, 1928 in Lexington, Kentucky to Elizabeth and Lombard Squires. Sally graduated from... Read More
Chandler Funeral Homes and Crematory
Published in The News Journal from Nov. 1 to Nov. 3, 2016.
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