Cavanagh Patterson Family Funeral Homes

For generations, we have met the needs of Delaware Valley families with compassion, understanding, and dignity. Families place their trust in us because we do all we can to create a special service that honors and commemorates their loved one.

We believe that every life is special and unique, and will work with you to ensure a tribute that is fitting, memorable, and healing. You will receive our personal attention throughout the planning process. We will take care of your every wish, want, and need. That is both a promise and a guarantee.

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Our Obituaries

Agnes R. Baker

October 11, 1927 - March 9, 2021

Agnes Regina Baker (nee Russell), passed away Tuesday March 9th, 2021at the age of 93. Preceded in death by 2 daughters, Catherine Leanne and Mary Lou. Agnes is survived by one daughter Joanne Kirchhoff (Steve). She had 8 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren. She was loved by many. Agnes worked in the medical field all her life. She volunteered to the Red Cross and Meals on Wheels....
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Peter W. Sloan

June 18, 1934 - February 25, 2021

Peter W. Sloan, 86, of Downingtown, died peacefully on Thursday, Feb. 25, 2021 at Aventura at Pembrooke Nursing Home in West Chester, Pa, surrounded by family in his last hours. He was born on June 18, 1934 to the late Dr. James A. Sloan and Dorothy Wolf Sloan of Johnstown, Pa, and was the fifth of eight children. He is survived by his loving wife Eileen of 52 years; his brother Stephen W. Sloan...
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Louise M. Rotteveel

November 22, 1931 - February 25, 2021

Louise M. Rotteveel of Chadds Ford, PA passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 25, 2021 surrounded with love by her family and the nuns and staff at Holy Family Home, Little Sisters of the Poor in Philadelphia. Louise was born on November 22, 1931 in Sassenheim, Holland to the late Cornelius and Nilah (nee Schonfeld) Rotteveel. In addition to her parents, Louise was preceded in death by...
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Nancy Leigh Thomas

January 18, 1931 - February 20, 2021

Nancy Leigh Thomas, 90, passed away peacefully Saturday February 20, 2021 at her residence in Wallingford, PA. Nancy was the oldest of three daughters born January 18, 1931 to Faye and Bob Giddens of Tulsa, Oklahoma. She graduated from Tulsa's Will Rogers High School where she excelled in many activities including dance and drama. Nancy married Byron Thomas in 1953 during his last year of...
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William "Chip" Essick, Jr.

September 9, 1938 - February 16, 2021

William "Chip" Essick Jr., of East Earl, Pa., who was a resident of Rose Valley, Pa. for more than 60 years, passed away peacefully on February 16, 2021, at the age of 82. The son of the late Grier Essick & Mary (née Blounts) Essick, Chip was preceded in death by his son Christopher. He is survived by his beloved wife of 45 years, Susan (née Bair) Essick, his adoring children and step...
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Virginia "Ginny" Dorothy Mudrick Woyurka

October 11, 1935 - February 16, 2021

Virginia "Ginny" Dorothy Mudrick Woyurka, 85, passed away peacefully on February 16th, 2021. Ginny was a 60 year resident of Media, Pennsylvania. Ginny was born on October 11th, 1935 in Shamokin, Pennsylvania. She graduated from Shamokin Area High School. She retired from being a Special Education teacher after a long fulfilling career in 1998. Ginny enjoyed gardening, baking, and spending time...
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Edwin L. Nicholson

March 19, 1930 - February 10, 2021

Edwin L. Nicholson, age 90, died peacefully on February 10, 2021 at his home in Springfield, PA. Ed was born in 1930 to Jacob E. and Gladys (Trimble) Nicholson in West Alexander, PA. He graduated from Triadelphia High School in Wheeling, WV in 1948 and received his degree in Engineering from Pennsylvania State University in 1953, where he was a member of the Delta Upsilon Fraternity. He was a...
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Noel C. Albertson

November 4, 1929 - January 26, 2021

Noel C. Albertson, Sr., of Newtown Square, PA formerly of Media, PA passed away at the age of 91 on January 26, 2021 at the White Horse Village Senior Living Community in Newtown Square. He was born November 4, 1929 in Philadelphia to the late Noel & Helen (Stockley) Albertson. Noel graduated from Franklin and Marshall College with a BS in History. From there he went on to serve his country...
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Susan B. Sohn

October 3, 1941 - January 22, 2021

Susan B. Sohn, age 79, passed away from COVID-19 complications at Riddle Hospital in Media, PA on January 22, 2021. Sue was born in Washington, DC on October 3, 1941 to Andrew and "Betty" Beveridge. She lived in the College Park and the University Park areas enjoying horseback riding, swimming, dancing and piano playing as a child. Sue graduated from Northwestern High School (NHS) in 1959...
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Jayne B. (nee Huberman) Garrison

May 8, 1930 - January 20, 2021

Jayne B. Garrison (nee Huberman) passed away on January 20, 2021 at the age of 90. She was a longtime resident of Rose Tree. Beloved wife of the late Walter R. Garrison. Devoted mother of Jack Bacon and the late James Bacon III. Services and Interment Private.
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John M. Rude

March 21, 1941 - January 17, 2021

John Rude, Ph.D. John was the loving husband of Carol and father to Nina, and beloved John-Pop to Maddie, Delaney and Mackenzie. John is also survived by his brother Paul of Portugal. John was a 4th generation Californian, educated in Los Angeles and Geneva, Switzerland as a child. He graduated from UC Berkeley and completed a Ph.D. in radiation biology at the University of London. He was...
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Patricia Kelly Surrick

May 29, 1939 - January 12, 2021

Patricia Kelly Surrick, 81, of Media, PA, died on January 12, 2021, surrounded by her loving family, following a courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, the Honorable R. Barclay Surrick, her children Kelly (Jeff Edwards), Maryann (Scott Popma), and Barclay, and her grandsons Benjamin and William Popma. Born in Flushing, NY on May 29, 1939, Patricia...
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Janet D. "Jan" Starzi

August 25, 1941 - January 8, 2021

Janet D. Starzi (nee Geppert) "Jan", age 79 of Folsom, passed away peacefully at home on January 8, 2021. Beloved wife of the late Anthony R. Starzi "Cuz". Dear mother of Sheri Mahon (John), Marie Starzi, Toni Ann Harris (Ray), and Anthony Starzi (Nicole). Sister of Cassie Langdon (Ed), Charlene Myers (Charlie) and Joyce Elliot (Chuck). Also survived by 9 grandchildren William Leone (Deanna),...
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Adama M. Figlarz

February 2, 1944 - January 5, 2021

Adama M. Figlarz of Millville, NJ more currently resided at The Wayne Center, PA passed away on January 5, 2021 at the age of 76. She was born in Przemyśl, Poland to the late Marü and Zdzisława Bogacka. She is survived by her son Martin Figlarz, daughter-in-law Nicole, and grandson Benjamin. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 44 years Wojciech, 2015. Adama enjoyed sewing, making...
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Dana (nee Boyle) Hawa

October 21, 1938 - December 26, 2020

Dana Hawa (nee Boyle) age 82, passed away peacefully on December 26, 2020. Beloved wife of the late Joseph S. Hawa. Dear mother of Aileen Hawa Nirenberg. Sister of Helen Flanagan. Dana was the daughter of the late Joseph and Kathleen Collier Boyle. A graduate of Pierce College of Philadelphia she was a Flight Attendant with TWA Airlines, where she merited membership in TWA International Silver...
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Patricia S. Spaulding-Meredith

December 11, 1968 - December 26, 2020

Patricia S. Spaulding-Meredith of Bensalem, PA passed away on December 26, 2020 at the age of 52. She was born in Staten Island, New York to Dorrance & Helen (Brusca) Spaulding. She is survived by her beloved daughter Dakota Meredith; sisters Debbie Spaulding (Joe Eaker) and Kim Spaulding (David Dunn); adored nephew Jake Dunn; aunts May Heyer and Winnie Rodriguez; uncle Gene Cohoon; and many...
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Walter "Terry" Batty, Jr.

February 10, 1945 - December 22, 2020

On December 22, at the age of 75, Walter S. ("Terry") Batty passed away at home after working a ten-hour day. For five decades, as an attorney specializing in criminal law, Terry was committed to public service -- motivated by a passion for justice, fairness and equality. Along the way, he mentored scores of younger lawyers and in recent years, many college students seeking careers in law....
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Catherine Ann "Kate" Downing

April 8, 1946 - December 11, 2020

Catherine Ann "Kate" Downing, of Media, PA passed away on December 11, 2020 at the age of 74. She was born in Akron, Ohio to the late Carl & Evelyn Condron. She is survived by her beloved husband of 46 years Bruce and sister Deborah McGuiness, Nee Condron. Kate enjoyed flowers, spending time gardening and loving a number of pet dogs over the years. She received her Bachelor's degree from...
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Joan A. Eichinger-Bevan

July 26, 1959 - December 10, 2020

Joan A. Eichinger-Bevan, of Parkside, PA, passed away peacefully December 10, 2020 at Riddle Hospital, Media, PA, with her husband and son by her side. She was born July 26, 1959 in Philadelphia to the late Daniel B. & Regina (Evans) Eichinger. In her youth, Joan loved riding horses, fondly retelling stories of the family's ponies: Danny Boy, Moonshine and Sugarfoot. She proudly delivered the...
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Dolores Bradley

February 4, 1935 - December 5, 2020

Dolores Bradley (nee Edwards) passed away on December 5, 2020 at the age of 85. Beloved wife of the late Joseph J. Devoted mother Kathleen (Mark) Hamilton, Suzanne (Donald) Rehrig, Rosanne Bradley & Michael (Michelle) Bradley. Dear sister of Janet Marcone, Judy Ruane & Elizabeth Kaelin. Also survived by her four grandchildren: Clint, Charles, Joseph and Riley. Relatives & friends...
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Elaine Bausewine

August 1, 1927 - November 28, 2020

| Phyllis Elaine Bausewine, age 93, passed away on November 28, 2020. Elaine was a resident of Granite Farms Estates, Media since 1997 and formerly of Springfield for 54 years. Elaine was a graduate of Springfield High School, class of 1945. She attended the evening division of the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania. She was an active member of the Main Line Chapter, Professional...
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Betty L. Templon Olchewsky

April 27, 1932 - November 18, 2020

Betty L. Olchewsky (nee Templon) age 88 0f Media, passed away peacefully on November 18, 2020. Beloved wife of the late Joseph J. Olchewsky. Dear mother of David J. (Nancy) Olchewsky and Lisa A. (Chris) Biordi. Dear sister of George (Linda) and the late John. Also survived by her sister in law Jeanne; seven grandchildren Kevin, Kyle, Anna, Laura, Olivia, Julia and Isabella and one great grandson...
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Alice M. (nee Fleischmann) Lamb

March 1, 1923 - November 17, 2020

Alice (Fleischmann) Lamb 97, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 17, 2020. She was born in 1923 in Cheltenham, Pennsylvania to parents Katherine & Frederick Fleischmann as the 5th of 8 children. She was married to Andrew John Lamb for 65 years who preceded her death in 2007. Alice is survived by her daughters Marie, Janet (Joe), Debra (Mike) and son Robert, 4 grandchildren, Katie ...
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Joan Van Osten

July 21, 1939 - November 16, 2020

Joan Van Osten (nee Buckley) age 81, of Glenolden passed away on November 16, 2020. She was predeceased by her husband Leigh Van Osten. She is survived by her four children, her granddaughters Samantha Van Osten and Leigh Ann Jenkins, and her sister Carol Boylan. Joan was born and raised in Philadelphia and was a graduate of West Philadelphia Catholic Girls' High School. She enjoyed reading,...
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Marsha L. McGraw Delozier

August 1, 1941 - November 12, 2020

Marsha L. Delozier (nee McGraw) age 79, of Brookhaven passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on November 12, 2020. Wife of Delbert; Mother of Holly Florio, Kelly Murray and Michael Delozier. Also survived by seven grandchildren and her brother Rick McGraw and his wife Charlotte. Marsha was a 1959 graduate of Ridley Township High School; she was employed by both Long and Foster and...
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Nancy Lynn Lyle

February 19, 1955 - November 9, 2020

Nancy Lynn Lyle (nee Proffitt), 65 of Media passed away November 9, 2020 after a decade's long battle with Myelofibrosis. She was born February 19, 1955 in Darby PA to the late Claude J. & Edythe I. (Bernard) Proffitt. Nancy grew up in Milmont Park, PA and attended Notre Dame High School in Moylan, PA. She worked 30 plus years at Lankenau Hospital beginning her career in the pharmacy and...
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James F. McLaughlin

January 30, 1948 - November 4, 2020

James F. McLaughlin of Philadelphia, PA passed away on November 4th, 2020 at the age of 72. He was born to the late James A.& Jennie (Siwak) McLaughlin on January 30th, 1948. James "Jimmy" was a graduate of West Catholic High School, and continued his education by graduating from Hussian School of Art in 1972. Jim was also very proud to be a Veteran of the United States Navy where he was the...
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James J. Robinson, Sr.

August 17, 1946 - October 31, 2020

James J. Robinson (JR) of West Grove, PA and Ocean City, NJ, (formerly of Chadds Ford) passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family October 31, 2020, at age 74. He was born August 17, 1946 in Philadelphia, PA, to the late James F. and Dorothy (Murphy) Robinson. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Eileen (Scattergood), his daughter Lyndsay Stephens (Corson), son James J., Jr, and his...
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Harry J. Reid

October 13, 1937 - October 28, 2020

Harry J. Reid, of Media, PA, passed away on October 28, 2020, at age 83. He was born in Philadelphia, PA, to the late Harry Reid & Margaret (O'Neill) Bray. In 2007, Harry was preceded in death by his devoted wife of forty-seven years, Joanne (Roth) Reid. He is survived by his sister, Peggy Reid, and his four adult children and their spouses, Joseph Reid (Ian), Sheryl Barnhill (Brent),...
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Edward Brian McMillan

November 10, 1935 - October 27, 2020

Edward Brian McMillan of East Fallowfield, PA passed away on October 27, 2020 at the age of 84. He was born in Hackney, England to the late Edward and Alice McMillan. Brian was predeceased by his beloved wife Barbara. He is survived by his loving son Christopher (Jennifer) McMillan, granddaughter Alison, and brother Ronald. Brian was drafted by the British Army for National Service...
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Paul Kenneth Metzger

September 29, 1948 - October 27, 2020

Paul Kenneth Metzger passed away peacefully on October 27, 2020 while recuperating at home from surgery. He was born in 1948 to Paul Bigler Metzger and Hazel Metzger (Thoman) in Columbia, Pennsylvania. He graduated from Hempfield High School in Landisville, Elizabethtown College (BA in Political Science) and West Chester University (Masters Degree). He was a lifetime resident of Pennsylvania,...
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William Henry Barnes, Jr.

May 16, 1932 - October 19, 2020

Mr. William Henry Barnes, Jr. of Ocean City, New Jersey passed away on October 19, 2020 at the age of 88. Bill Barnes is survived by his children: Stephanie Cellini (Frank), William H. Barnes III, Christopher Barnes (Diane); sibling, Richard Barnes of Drexel Hill. He is preceded in death by his wife, Rita Mary (Dardis) Barnes and his son, Michael Edward Barnes (Kristi). He is survived by 11...
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Patrick Joseph Hennessy

November 3, 1928 - October 14, 2020

Patrick Joseph Hennessy passed away on October 14, 2020 in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania at the age of 91. Patrick is survived by Marguerite, loving wife of 61 years. They were married in Asdee, County Kerry Ireland on October 3, 1959. Patrick is lovingly remembered by his children: son Patrick Hennessy of Shelbeyville, Delaware; daughter Siobhan Kane of Wilmington, Delaware; daughter Mairead...
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Shirley Ann (nee O'Brien) McElwee

May 30, 1946 - September 26, 2020

Shirley Ann McElwee (nee O'Brien) passed away September 26,2020, at the age of 74. She lived in Aston, PA. for many years. Loving daughter of the late Joseph and Claire Scott O'Brien; beloved wife of Kenneth R. McElwee; devoted mother of Kenneth R. McElwee Jr.; Narah O' Donnell, Jennifer McElwee and Michelle McVaugh. Also survived by 6 grandchildren and 1 great grandson. Services and...
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John R. DeFeliciantonio

December 17, 1950 - September 17, 2020

DiFeliciantonio, John R. passed away on September 17, 2020 at the age of 69. He was a former resident of Norwood. Husband of Vivette. Beloved son of Pasquale A. & the late Helen T. DeFeliciantonio. Father of Alison. Dear brother of Mark, Steve, Rick, Patti & the late Rob. Services & Interment are private.
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Margaret M. Wahl

October 1, 1939 - September 12, 2020

Margaret M. Wahl (nee Coppens) passed away on September 12, 2020 at the age of 80. She was a resident of Essington, formerly of S.W. Phila. Beloved wife of the late William J. Wahl. Devoted mother of William C. & Joseph J. Wahl. Sister of Charles. Also survived by her two grandchildren William (Leah) & Kathleen (Dan), three great grandchildren, Theodore, Nolan, Matthew and her dear niece...
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Elizabeth F. Rossi

December 23, 1922 - September 12, 2020

Elizabeth F. Rossi (nee Skomsky) passed away on 9/12/20 at the age of 97. She was a former resident of Woodlyn. Beloved wife of the Late Albert J. Rossi Sr. Mother of Elizabeth Peterson, Susan Kralle and the Late Joyce String, Albert J. Rossi Jr., Diane Timmins and Martin Rossi. Also survived by her 11 grand children and 9 great grand children. She enjoyed swing music, crossword puzzles, spending...
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John Roger Alwang

July 6, 1933 - September 8, 2020

John Roger Alwang died peacefully on September 8, 2020. Known to all as Roger, or Poppy, he was born on July 6, 1933 in Jamaica Queens to Anne and Walter Alwang. He was raised in Glendale New York, attended high school at Brooklyn Tech, and college at Lehigh University in Bethlehem PA where he earned his bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering in 1955. Soon after graduating he married...
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Joan Stevenson

January 11, 1931 - September 4, 2020

Joan Stevenson (née Murphy) of Media, PA passed away peacefully on September 4, 2020 at the age of 89. She was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Michael & Ann Murphy. She is survived by her sister-in-law Ann Murphy, nieces Debbie Mason and Joan(the late Frank) Keith, nephews Mike (Marie) Murphy and Jerry (Sherle) Murphy, and many great and great great nieces and nephews. She was...
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Shirley A. Stanbery

September 2, 1942 - August 27, 2020

Shirley A. Stanbery, of Media, PA passed away surrounded by her loved ones on August 27, 2020 at the age of 78. She was born in Berwick, PA to the late John & Mary Segin. Survivors include her husband Gerald Stanbery; sisters Lynn Coyle and Maryann Kingston; niece Kristina Coyle and nephew Charles Coyle. Services will be private at the request of the family.
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Eleanor Scattergood Vito

January 10, 1919 - August 17, 2020

Eleanor (nee Scattergood) Vito passed away on August 17, 2020 at the age of 101. She was a resident of Granite Farms Estates, formerly of Norwood, Ridley Park and Chadds Ford. Beloved wife of the late Joseph John Vito, Jr. Devoted mother of Joseph A. (Anna). Dear sister of the late William Scattergood, Marie Scattergood, SND and Elaine Thompson. Also survived by her granddaughter Sarah K....
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David A. Tulp

May 5, 1960 - August 16, 2020

David A. Tulp, Media, PA Sound Engineer and Master Woodworker, August 16th, 2020. David Allen Tulp, accomplished sound engineer, musician and master carpenter and wood craftsman from Media, PA, succumbed to his illness after a months-long battle with throat cancer. Dave passed away on Sunday, August 16th, 2020 in Riddle Memorial Hospital, in Media, PA at the age of 60 following a brief...
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Robert J. Morton

October 26, 1979 - August 15, 2020

Robert J. Morton passed away on August 15, 2020 at the age of 40. Loving son of Marvin & Ann Morton. Dear brother of Jeffrey (Marie) & Steven (Debbie). Also survived by his six nieces & nephews. Relatives & friends are invited to attend his memorial visitation on Tuesday after 10am in the church of St. John Fisher, 4225 Chichester Ave., Boothwyn, followed by a Funeral Mass at 11am. Int....
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Bruce P. Baggot

March 5, 1956 - August 12, 2020

Bruce Peter Baggot Age 64, died on Wednesday August 12th, surrounded by his loved ones at his longtime home in Media, PA. As was his nature, Bruce quietly endured many years of cancer and its treatments, keeping busy as much as possible right up until the final weeks. He lived with dignity. Born in Flushing, New York, he moved to Old Bridge, New Jersey for his middle &...
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Thomas Joseph Young

January 11, 1944 - August 7, 2020

Thomas Joseph Young, 76, died suddenly but peacefully on Friday, August 7, 2020 at his residence in Media, Pennsylvania. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Jane Hunter Young; his daughter, Sarah Young Glackin (Brian); his son, TJ Young (Tracy) and grandson, Tucker Townsend Young. He also leaves behind a brother, Alan Price Young and his family. Tom was born in Victoria, Texas on...
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Michael Clement Hare

May 2, 1952 - July 31, 2020

Michael Clement Hare May 2, 1952 - July 31 2020 Third son of James A Hare Jr and Mary Grant Hare. Survived by his brother James and sister Kathleen. Predeceased by his brother John and sisters Mary and Elizabeth Mike was a lifetime Media resident and a graduate of O'Hara High School in 1971. He was a dedicated volunteer for Media Borough events and a proud Vice Commander of the...
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Regina "Jeanne" Murphy Groswith

December 9, 1951 - July 28, 2020

Regina "Jeanne" Murphy Groswith, 68, of Glen Mills, Pennsylvania, passed away on July 28th, 2020. Jeanne was born in Drexel Hill on December 9th, 1951. She graduated from St. Bernadette's Catholic School, Prendergast High School, and continued on to receive a degree from Delaware County Community College. Jeanne was married to Walter (Jack) Jackson Groswith, Jr. on July 17th, 1981; they...
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Edith C. Stracione

August 2, 1928 - July 28, 2020

Edith C. Stracione (nee Gambale) of Springfield, PA passed away one July 28,2020 at the age of 91. She was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Vincent & Carmela (nee Amichelangelo) Gambale. Edith is survived by loving daughter Susan (Stan) Hitchins and grandsons Stanley and Jeffrey. She was predeceased by her beloved Arthur Stracione. She enjoyed cooking, shopping and keeping up on all of...
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Marjorie Glenn

March 25, 1929 - July 24, 2020

Marjorie Glenn of Media, PA passed away on July 24, 2020 at the age of 91. She was born in Trenton, NJ to the late William & Ethel Garette. She is survived by her beloved husband Willis Glenn and loving children Mike Glenn and Susan Glenn. Marjorie enjoyed reading and watching Jeopardy. She worked for many years as a teacher at Swarthmore Nursery School. Services will be private at...
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Steven L. Thomas

July 14, 1970 - July 12, 2020

Dr. Steven Thomas, of Kingston, passed away peacefully on July 12, 2020, at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, following complications from a stem cell transplant for acute myeloblastic leukemia (AML). His wife was by his side. Steven had been on leave from Wilkes University, where he was Professor of Music and served as chair of the Division of Performing Arts. A native of Kansas...
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Margaret "Margie" O'Brien

September 4, 1933 - July 2, 2020

Margaret "Margie" O'Brien, of Wallingford, PA passed away on July 2, 2020 at the age of 86. She was born in Montclair, NJ to the late Thomas & Margaret (nee McNicolas) O'Brien. She is survived by her nephew Bill (Carol) Carr; grand-nieces Erin and Meg and many loving cousins and friends. She was predeceased by her sister Eileen P. (nee O'Brien) Carr. Margie was a true Jersey Girl having...
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Wayne G. Brown

September 27, 1933 - June 30, 2020

OBITUARY for Wayne G. Brown , Artist, Volunteer Wayne G. Brown of Riddle Village, Media, Pa ( previously of Rose Valley) died on June 30 at the age of 86. He is survived by his wonderful wife Elisabeth Jönsson Brown (originally from Sweden), brother Barry with family of Oakton Va. Wayne was the son of the late Ben and Helen Brown. He graduated from the William Penn Charter School in...
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Nicolina "Nikki" L. Marino

February 18, 1923 - June 24, 2020

Nicolina "Nikki" L. Marino, of Newtown Square, PA transitioned peacefully into the arms of her loving God on June 24, 2020 at the age of 97. She was born in Brooklyn, New York to the late Charles and Angela (Anfuso) L'Episcopo. She is survived by her sons Joe (Deborah) Marino, M.D., of Akron Ohio, Charles (Kathleen) Marino of Round Rock, TX; daughters Catherine Marino, Au.D. (Clint Brooks)...
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LaVerna Georgiana Haskell

May 20, 1931 - June 20, 2020

Laverna G. Haskell Born May 20, 1931 Died June 20, 2020 Laverna Georgiana Haskell, 89, passed peacefully at Granite Farms Estates in Media, PA on June 20. LaVerna was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Alfred B. Haskell, daughter Allison N. Haskell and brother, Forest Hueston. LaVerna grew up in Southern California. She graduated from Venice High School where she was an...
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Edward A. Jaeger

July 4, 1931 - June 11, 2020

Edward A. Jaeger M.D. loving husband, father, and grandfather passed away peacefully at the age of 88, on Thursday June 11, 2020. Edward was born on July 4, 1931 in Portland, OR to Edward Ferdinand Jaeger and Doris (Abbot) Jaeger. At a young age he moved to Indiana, PA where he was raised. He attended Washington Jefferson College followed by the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine. After...
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Raymond Eugene Subers

August 30, 1936 - June 6, 2020

Raymond Eugene Subers, age 83, passed away peacefully at home in Kennett Square, PA, surrounded by loving family on June 6, 2020. Predeceased by his wife and love of his life, Mary (nee Govan) and his son Raymond (JeriBeth). Ray is survived by sons Ronald J. Subers (Lisa), Gary R. Subers (Renee), Glenn E. Subers and twelve grandchildren. He is also survived by sister in law, Phyllis (Mickey)...
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Lucille H. Dix

November 21, 1921 - June 2, 2020

Lucille Henebry Dix, of Media, PA passed away on June 2, 2020 at the age of 98. She was born in Roanoke, VA on November 21, 1921, to the late Leo & Jeannette (Szlapka) Henebry. She is survived by her children Susan (David) Geary, Karen (Dennis) Jones; grandchildren Aaron Smith, Jeannette Smith, Stephanie Jojokian, Ryan Geary, Heather Cubides and Brian Jones; great grandchildren Remy and Evan...
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Hazel Dean Krimmel

December 5, 1934 - May 26, 2020

Hazel Dean Krimmel, 85 of Springfield, passed away peacefully in her home on May 26, 2020. Remembered for her benevolence, dedication, and warmth, Dean is survived by her three loving children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She has been reunited with her husband and youngest son who have been awaiting her in the afterlife. Dean was born in her childhood home in Omaha, Arkansas on...
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Louise A. (nee Crawford) Dunlap

July 26, 1924 - May 22, 2020

Louise A. Dunlap (nee Crawford) passed away peacefully in her sleep on Friday, May 22, 2020. Born and raised in Glenolden, Louise was a resident of Glenolden for 82 years before moving to the Sterling Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Media in 2013. A graduate of Notre Dame High School, Moylan, she worked as a bank teller at M & T Bank for many years. Louise is predeceased by her parents, John...
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Richard S. Baca

June 19, 1937 - May 18, 2020

Richard Baca, 82 of Media died Monday May 18, 2020 at the Wesley Enhanced Living Community of Media. He was born in 1937 in Brooklyn, NY to the late Benito V. & Dorothy W. (Storm) Baca. He graduated with a BS in biology from Bethany College in 1957, and later earned a master's degree from Temple University. Richard served in the US Army, and worked as a software engineer at Univac, and as a...
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Patricia C. (nee Cardell) McCullough

September 11, 1938 - May 18, 2020

Patricia C. McCullough (nee Cardell), longtime resident of Folcroft, passed away on May 18, 2020 at the age of 81. She was born and raised in Glenolden. Pat was married 57 years to the late John P. McCullough. Patricia is survived by her 4 children Pat, Bill, Anna (Vince) Galantino and Sean. Pat has 10 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren and countless nieces and nephews (pre deceased by Beth,...
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Ronald S. "Ron" Kender, Sr.

March 19, 1937 - May 17, 2020

Ronald S. "Ron" Kender, School Administrator & Air Force Veteran, went peacefully home to be with the Lord on May 17, 2020 at the age of 83. Ron was born in the coal mining community of Gary, West Virginia to the late Steve & Mae Scott Kender. Mr. Kender was a resident of Wallingford since 1978. He was a 1955 graduate of Brooklyn Technical High School and earned his bachelor's degree in...
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Vincent M. "POP" Tassoni

July 23, 1939 - May 16, 2020

Vincent Martin Tassoni, loving husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend to all died unexpectedly at the age of 80 on May 16, 2020 due to complications following heart surgery. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carol (nee Hill), his children Lisa Walsh, Mark (Melissa), David (Andrea), and Michele Shane (Jeremy), his grandchildren, Alex, Brendan, Chris (Joanna), Caroline, Nick,...
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Joseph M. Traylor

February 14, 1947 - May 15, 2020

Joseph Marion Traylor, born February 14, 1947 formerly of Huntsville, Al., passed away, May 15, 2020 in Glen Mills, Pa. He was 73. He was the son of the late Dr. Orba and Josette Traylor of Huntsville. He was preceded in death by his younger brothers Robert F. Traylor of Huntsville and Army Col John C. Traylor of Water Sound, FL. Survivors include his wife, Margaret Ann Gallagher of Glen...
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Mary Elizabeth Hanlin

December 24, 1929 - May 9, 2020

Mary Elizabeth Hanlin (nee Lavender) passed away on May 9, 2020, at age 90 years, in Media PA. Mary was the second child of the late William Lavender and Martha Gallagher Lavender. Born in Philadelphia, PA, Mary was a graduate of West Catholic High School and later graduated from D.C.C.C. School of Nursing. Mary subsequently completed the Nurse Practitioner Program at the University of...
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Allen Henry Nelson

August 14, 1940 - May 4, 2020

On Monday, May 4, 2020, Allen H. Nelson, loving husband, father of two, grandfather of seven, and friend of many, joined God in Heaven, at the age of 79 surrounded by his family. Allen was born on August 14, 1940 in Philadelphia PA. He was preceded in death by his parents Norman and Ida Nelson. Allen married Emma Linehan Nelson on August 28, 1965 and were married for 46 years. Allen grew up...
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Richard Hamilton Rea

October 5, 1931 - May 3, 2020

Richard Hamilton Rea of Media, PA died on May 3, 2020 at Riddle Village in Media, PA. He lived for 88 years. Born in Mount Lebanon, PA he was the son of the late Henry E. Rea Sr. and Dorothy G. Rea. After graduating from Mount Lebanon High School, Richard attended Princeton University where he majored in History. He was a graduate of the Class of 1953 with honors and a member of the...
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Thomas "Tom" Motley

May 7, 1950 - May 1, 2020

Thomas "Tom" Motley, of Lima, PA passed away on May 1, 2020 at the age of 69. Born in Philadelphia, to the late Joseph P & Ann (O'Malley) Motley. Tom is survived by daughter Meredith Andre Motley of London England. He was predeceased by his brother Paul Motley and his son Thomas Ryan Motley. Tom was graduated from the Haverford College in 1968 and received a B.S. in Economics from the...
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Elizabeth F. Webster

January 12, 1924 - April 28, 2020

Elizabeth Lillian Flegler Swezey Webster, passed away peacefully on April 28 at the age of 96. Elizabeth was born January 12, 1924 to Reverend Jacob and Lillian Flegler. Known to most as Libby, she was a vivacious, gracious, loving woman until Alzheimer's invaded shortly after her 85th birthday. Infamous for her shoulder shimmy, Libby retained her smile and sense of humor and prize winning...
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Dorice Jean (nee Becker) Richers

July 12, 1930 - April 26, 2020

Dorice J. Richers, 89, on April 26th, from Riddle Village in media, formally of Blanchard and Sharon hill. She was born in Wilmington DE, on July 12, 1930 to Miriam and Joseph Becker. Dorice had a passion for reading and cross stitch. She was a devout Eagles fan. She also enjoyed listening to music and watching nature from her deck in Blanchard. In her earlier years, she was active in...
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Marianne Gastner

October 24, 1932 - April 24, 2020

Marianne W. Gastner, 87, went home to be with her Lord on April 23, 2020. She was born on October 24, 1932 the daughter of the late Byron E. Todd and Geraldine (nee Ayers) Todd. She was married to Frank Gastner for 57 years and is survived by her five children: Rick Gastner, Cynthia Mather, Jim Gastner, Russell Gastner and Kristen Lloyd-Wood. She was a grandmother of ten and a great...
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Michael A. Fanelli

May 30, 1940 - April 24, 2020

Michael A. Fanelli passed away on April 24, 2020 at the age of 79. He was a resident of Brookhaven, formerly of Bensalem. Beloved husband of Lois (nee Fleisher). Devoted father of Anne Marie (Michael McCullough) Kerezsi, Michelle Fanelli, Steven (Norma) Schultz and Herb (Stuart) Schultz. Also survived by his eight grandchildren, five great grandsons and his many nieces & nephews. A...
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Paul W. Frasch

April 18, 1956 - April 22, 2020

Paul W. Frasch passed away peacefully on April 22,2020. He was a wonderful friend and devoted resident of Elwyn. Paul was the loving son of the late William J. and Harrriet Frasch. He will be laid to rest with his parents and family privately at Valley Forge Memorial Gardens Cemetery in King of Prussia, PA.
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Larry F. Nonemaker

January 20, 1937 - April 21, 2020

Larry F. Nonemaker passed away on April 21, 2020, at White Horse Village in Newtown Square, PA. He was born in New Freedom on January 20, 1937, to Harvey Francis and Gladys Elizabeth (Swartz) Nonemaker. He attended Susquehannock High School. Larry received his undergraduate degree from Franklin & Marshall College and a PhD in organic chemistry from Carnegie Mellon University. He worked for...
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Dominick P. Battel

October 12, 1981 - April 19, 2020

Dominick P. Battel, of Wallingford, PA passed away suddenly on April 19, 2020 at the of 38. He was born in Queens, NY to Patrick & Stephanie (Soraci) Battel. He is survived by his beloved wife Cortney; children Patrick and Avery; siblings Patrick, Jacquelyn, and Jim. Dominick's greatest joy came from spending time with Cortney, playing with his kids, working on his house, family meals and...
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Anita Jean Kiewel Donovan

April 18, 1929 - April 17, 2020

Anita Jean Donovan (nee Kiewel) of Media, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully on April 17, 2020 with three of her daughters at her bedside. Anita was born in Parma, Ohio, 91 years ago to the late Walter and Regina Kiewel. After graduating from Lourdes Academy in Cleveland, Ohio, she met and married the late Daniel F. Donovan on February 12, 1949. Together they raised six daughters. In 1977,...
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Joseph Jennings

February 22, 1930 - April 17, 2020

Joseph F. Jennings, of Swarthmorewood passed away on April 17, 2020 at the age of 90. Born in Philadelphia, PA to the late James and Sarah (McMonagle) Jennings, Joe was a graduate of West Catholic High School who proudly served in the U.S. Army and retired from the U.S Postal Service. Joe was predeceased by his loving wife of 55 years, Joan (nee Kee) Jennings and his five siblings: Jim...
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Susan W. (nee Webster) Nee

August 16, 1946 - April 9, 2020

Susan W. Nee (nee Webster) passed away on April 9, 2020 at the age of 73. She was a longtime resident of Upper Providence. Beloved wife of John P. Nee. Devoted mother of John W. Nee and Marianne Spiotta. Dear sister of the late James Webster. Also survived by her five grandchildren: Patrick, Caroline, Peter, Megan & Tim. Services & Interment are private. In lieu of flowers...
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Pasquale "Pat" Schiavo

August 23, 1935 - March 24, 2020

Pasquale ( Pat ) Schiavo age 84 born in Philadelphia, PA passed on March 24th, 2020. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and retired as Chief of Ridley Creek State Park. Pat loved animals and enjoyed making his family and friends laugh. Pat is survived by his wife, Josephine Schiavo (Colavita), Three children: Theresa Perone (Schiavo), Lawrence Schiavo, Joseph Schiavo; Two grandchildren, Angelo...
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Harry Wellington "Skip" Clark, Jr.

April 2, 1944 - March 22, 2020

Harry Wellington Clark Jr., "Skip" age 75 of Philadelphia passed away suddenly on March 22, 2020. He worked as a Philadelphia Police officer for 20 years and upon retiring worked for U.P.S. for another 20 years. Son of the late Harry W. Sr. and Helen M. Clark; father of the late Robert Clark; brother of the late Helen Clark. He is survived by his sons Harry, Joseph and Michael; his sister...
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Angela M. Perrone

June 11, 1929 - March 22, 2020

Angela M. Perrone, of Media, PA passed away peacefully on March 22, 2020 at the age of 90. She was born in Philadelphia, PA to the late Carmen & Edith (DiDomenico) Manzi. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Thomas Perrone. She is survived by her children Stephen (Ann) Perrone, David Perrone (Mario Navarro), Thomas Perrone, Andrew (Noreen) Perrone; grandchildren Saryn Perrone, Matthew...
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Kathleen Clifford Breslin Walker

August 31, 1941 - March 20, 2020

Kathleen Clifford Breslin Walker passed away peacefully on March 20th at the age of 78, after a week in hospice care. She was born in Philadelphia to the late William and Margaret (Naughton) Clifford. Raised in Upper Darby, Kathleen attended St. Laurence grade school and the Academy of Notre Dame De Namur. She spent the summers of her youth with her extended Naughton family in Avalon, NJ. ...
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Gaetana (nee Sgalambro) Leccese

December 11, 1922 - March 17, 2020

Obituary Gaetana Leccese Gaetana Leccese, 97, died at Riddle Village in Media, Pennsylvania on March 17, 2020. Gae was born in New York, the only child of Maria and Francesco Sgalambro. She graduated from Brooklyn College during WWII and worked in advertising for Montgomery Ward before her 1948 marriage to Victor A. Leccese. Newlyweds Gae and Vito moved from New York to Tarrytown where...
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Frederick C. LeStourgeon

September 27, 1933 - March 16, 2020

Frederick C. LeStourgeon of Media, PA passed away peacefully on March 16th at the age of 86. Beloved husband of Ruth Ann (nee Sturges); loving father of Ellen Lawless, Frederick, Jr. (Kris), Paul Bradford (Patti) and Mollie Fredericks (Eric). Also survived by thirteen grandchildren: Anna, Caroline, Julia, Benjamin, Charles, Rebecca, Michelle, Brenden, Jonathan, Karl, Colin, James and Max. ...
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Claudette C. Albertson

November 17, 1933 - March 14, 2020

Claudette Albertson, beloved wife of Noel C. Albertson Sr., died on March 14, 2020 due to complications relating to Alzheimer's. Claudette is the mother of Noel Jr. (Ardmore, PA), Christopher (Media, PA) Timothy (now deceased, formerly of Allentown, PA), and Jennifer (Swarthmore, PA). Spouses of the four children are: Carolyn, Diana, Wendy and Lance. Her grandchildren are Josh, Emily, Benjamin...
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John F. Wallace

January 3, 1934 - March 12, 2020

John F. Wallace passed away on March 12, 2020 at the age of 86. He was a lifelong resident of Delaware County. Beloved husband of the late Barbara (nee Archer). Devoted father of John (Barbara), Michael (Linda), Brian (Nancy), Karen (Joe) Daly, Glenn (Lisa), Lisa (Mark) Robinson & Laurie (Tim) Costello. Also survived by his twenty four grandchildren and five great grandchildren. Mr. Wallace...
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Patrick James Savage

December 12, 1932 - March 6, 2020

Patrick James Savage, 87 of Media, PA (formerly of Eddystone, PA) passed away Friday March 6, 2020 at the U.S. Dept. Of Veteran Affairs Community Living Center in Philadelphia. He was born December 12, 1932 in Williamstown, PA to the late Harry & Kathryn (Kennedy) Savage. Pat was a proud Marine, Korean War Veteran. He later worked for Reynolds Metal in Chester, PA. He was a loving, family man...
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Florence W. Christensen

July 15, 1923 - February 25, 2020

Florence W. Christensen (nee Milbert), age 96, passed away on February 25, 2020 at Fair Acres Nursing Home. Florence was a graduate of John Bartram High School and a member of several senior citizen clubs. Florence's primary focus was spending time with her family who she dearly loved. She was the beloved wife of the late Otto (Chris), devoted mother of Linda Christensen, Judy Christensen,...
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Emily Y. Dannaker

May 15, 1920 - February 20, 2020

Emily Y. Dannaker (nee McAllister), 99, entered eternal rest on Thursday, February 20, 2020 after suffering a stroke on 2/6/2020. She was born on May 15, 1920 to the late John and Emily Mary (Davis) McAllister of Media, PA. Emily was a lifelong resident of the Media area, and resided at Riddle Village for the last 27 years. Emily graduated from Swarthmore High School and West Chester State...
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Jean (nee Kerr) Gilmour

October 22, 1923 - February 9, 2020

Margaret Jean Gilmour (nee Kerr) of Springfield, PA, passed away on February 9, 2020, at the age of 96 Jean was born in Philadelphia, PA and was the wife of the late Richard C. Gilmour of Southampton, NJ, She was a longtime resident of Yeadon, PA Jean was the daughter of the late Joseph and Jennie (Mark) Kerr of Yeadon, PA Jean is survived by her beloved children Bonnie Walter (Daniel),...
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Alicia Y. Carrero

November 27, 1940 - January 23, 2020

Alicia Yolanda Carrero, 79 of Chester, died peacefully on January 23, 2020 surrounded by loved ones. She was born on November 27, 1940 in Ahualulco , Mexico to the late Ramon & Aurelia (Alvarez) Valadez. Alicia was a devoted mother to her daughters Laura & Dalinda and a loving wife to her late husband Tito. She was a talented seamstress and designer who operated Alicia's Fashions for nearly 30...
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Charlotte Weimar

June 25, 1941 - January 20, 2020

Charlotte Weimar (nee Casale) passed away on January 20, 2020 at the age of 78. She was formerly of Brookhaven. Beloved wife of the late Robert J. Weimar. Devoted mother of Charlene (Michael J.) Yeager, Robert J. II, Anthony and Jeannine Hurwitz. Dear sister of the late Margaret Megaro & John "Sonny" Day. Also survived by her nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Relatives &...
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Edward James Graham

August 26, 1935 - January 18, 2020

Edward James Graham, beloved husband of Nancy Jean (Reese) Graham and Father of Edward (Ted), Richard (Dick), and Suzanne ( Suzy Graham) Paire passed peacefully into the Lord's embrace on the 18th day of January, 2020, at the age of 84. Ed was born in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania in 1935 to Richard and Margaret Graham and was preceded in death by his parents and two younger siblings, Richard Graham...
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Gregory J. Fry

June 27, 1951 - January 15, 2020

Gregory James Fry passed away quietly on January 15, 2020. He was the beloved son of the late James & Theresa (DeLoggio) Fry; brother of Janet (Fry) McAlary and Patricia Fry; uncle to John and Matthew McAlary. Gregory was laid to rest in a Private Ceremony at Ss. Peter & Paul Cemetery, Springfield.
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Ruth Caleo Rhine

August 4, 1922 - January 5, 2020

Ruth Caleo Rhine of Wallingford PA, passed away on January 5, 2020 at age 97. She was born in Philadelphia in 1922 and was the daughter of Charles Caleo and Sarah Pearl Geigley, both deceased. She was predeceased by her sisters Elizabeth and Lena, and her brother Charles. She was the beloved wife of John W Rhine who died in 1989; loving mother of Charmagne R. DeVinney (Charles) and...
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Elizabeth "Liz" St. Martin

August 11, 1944 - January 5, 2020

Elizabeth A. St. Martin "Liz", 75 of Springfield (formerly of Moylan, PA) passed away on Sunday January 5, 2020 at the Springfield Hospital. She was born August 11, 1944 in Philadelphia to the late Edward & Virginia (Stoll) Gargiulo. She was the wife of Stephen St. Martin and was predeceased in 1994 by her first husband, Christopher P. Wahmann. In addition to her parents and first husband,...
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James H. Colgan, Sr.

July 6, 1946 - December 28, 2019

James Hawthorn Colgan, Sr. 73 of Media passed away Saturday December 28, 2019 at the Kindred Hospital of Havertown. He was born July 6, 1946 in Ridley Park, PA to the late George H. & Melva (Phillips) Colgan. James retired from Aqua America water company after more than 35 years. He was a devoted member of The Blue Church in Springfield, PA. In addition to his parents, Jim was preceded in...
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Luke DeCaro

April 22, 1987 - December 27, 2019

Luke John DeCaro passed away suddenly on December 27, 2019 at the age of 32. He was a resident of Davis, CA formerly of Wallingford, PA. Beloved son of Matthew V. DeCaro Jr., M.D. & Jerriann (nee Pino) DeCaro. Dear brother of Christina (Chris) Lohin, Lauren (Dan) Mulhern, Mark DeCaro & the late Matthew V. DeCaro III. Luke was also survived by his loving partner Gabrielle Rossidivito, his...
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Andrea M. Crivelli Kovach

September 27, 1947 - December 27, 2019

Andrea Marie Crivelli Kovach passed away on December 27, 2019 at home at the age of 72. She was born September 27, 1947 in Drexel Hill, PA to the late Albert & Phyllis (DeMarco) Crivelli. Andrea was predeceased by her beloved husband Edward, brother Albert F. Crivelli Jr. and nephew Nicholas Crivelli. She is survived by daughters Stefanie Kovach, Jessica (Eric) Iraheta, four grandchildren,...
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Nicki L. Bechtloff

February 1, 1943 - December 23, 2019

Nicki L Bechtloff passed away at home on December 23, 2019. She was 76. Born in Pueblo, Colorado she was one of five children of the late Fred "Brick" and Dorothy "Dode" (Cerjanec) Dunlap. She graduated from Central High School before moving east in 1964 to work for the FBI in Washington, DC then later to the Philadelphia area where she remained. Her husband, Edward, passed away in 2014...
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