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Donohue Funeral Homes, Inc.

The over 100 year old family-owned and operated Donohue Funeral Home was originally located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at 54th and Market. The business today has funeral homes in Newtown Square, West Chester, Downingtown, Upper Darby and Wayne, Pennsylvania.

When the grandsons of founder John P. Donohue discuss the business, it is with a great deal of pride— with not only a sense of history, but also the caring and integrity demonstrated for the past 103 years.

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Edmund J "Ted" McGurk

September 18, 1931 - March 18, 2018

Edmund Joseph "Ted" McGurk, 86, formerly of Berwyn, passed away March 18, 2018. Born September 18, 1931 in Philadelphia, PA to Edmund Bernard and Helen Homeyard McGurk. Ted graduated from Temple University Dental School and began practicing dentistry in the US Air Force on Guam where he met his wife. He married Josephine McLaughlin on August 17, 1957 in South Orange, NJ. He is survived by his...
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Robert John Locker

May 29, 1929 - March 17, 2018

Robert "Bob" John Locker, 88, of Wayne, PA passed away on March 17, 2018. Born in Bronx, NY in 1929, Bob was the son of the late Gebhard John and Lillian (nee Wagenhofer) Locker. Bob was the dear husband of Elizabeth S. Locker (nee Slocum) and loving father of Amy L. Krug (Robert), Susan L. Herd (Bryan), Donald J. Locker, and Nancy J. Biederstadt (Stephen). He was the dear brother of...
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Joseph Scholes

September 12, 1947 - March 11, 2018

Joseph Scholes, age 70, of Wayne, PA passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 11, 2018. Beloved husband of Sharon Reardon; dear father of J. Greer Scholes (Heather), Molly Lowe (Todd) and Katherine Scholes; step-father of Michaela Reardon and Timothy Reardon (Leslie); loving brother of Judy Sovinski and Lucy Bottomley (Donald). He is survived by three grandchildren Greer Scholes, George Scholes...
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David H. Phillips

October 10, 1925 - March 7, 2018

David H. Phillips, age 92, of Wayne, PA, passed away on March 7, 2018 at The Quadrangle in Haverford, PA.  Born on October 10, 1925, in Cleveland Ohio, he was the eldest son of Russell and Margaret Phillips. David graduated from New Canaan High School (CT), an Eagle Scout with a dream of flying airplanes. He learned to fly when he served his country as a Navy pilot during World War II. After his...
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Frank X. Feller

March 30, 1926 - March 6, 2018

Frank X. Feller, age 91, passed away peacefully at home on March 6, 2018, after a long illness. Frank was born in Jersey City, NJ, on March 30, 1926. He enlisted in the U.S. Army following graduation from St. Peter's Prep in 1943. In 1946, after serving as a medic in the ETO in World War II, he attended Syracuse University and graduated in 1949 with a degree in English and a minor in...
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Raymond B. Kielich

October 19, 1920 - February 8, 2018

Raymond Bernard Kielich, age 97, passed away peacefully in Bryn Mawr, PA, on Thursday, February 8, 2018. Son of Charlotte (nee Flicinski) and Bruno Kielich, he was born in Buffalo, NY, on October 19, 1920. He was brother to Bruno Kielich (deceased) and Eleanor Ayres (deceased). Raymond attended Canisius College in Buffalo, which he left a year early to enroll in dental school at the...
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Dorothy E. Killen

March 28, 1950 - February 1, 2018

Dorothy E Killen, age 67, of Ephrata, PA, passed away on February 1, 2018. Dorothy is survived by her siblings Kathleen Kuesel (Dennis), John "Jack" Killen (Linda), Rosemary Riviezzo (Albert), Patricia McMahon, Michael Killen (Maureen) and many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to visit the family on Saturday, February 10, 2018 from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM at Our Mother...
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Cornelius "Neil/Shark" Alexander

April 17, 1934 - January 30, 2018

Cornelius "Neil/Shark" Alexander age 83 of Radnor, PA, formerly of Narberth, PA, passed away surrounded by his family on January 30, 2018. Beloved husband of Joanne Alexander (nee DiLauro). Loving father of Aimee Alexander, and Cornelius Alexander V. He is also survived by his sister Deidra Colosey (Frank) and nephew John Carlin. Neil was a very active man. He worked with the Big Brothers...
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Thomas A. Palmer

July 21, 1929 - January 30, 2018

Thomas A. Palmer, age 88, of Newtown Square, PA, formerly of Villanova, PA, passed away on January 30, 2018. Thomas was the beloved husband of Joann D. (nee Dirckx). He was the loving father of Jean Palmer Gulyas (Theodore), Thomas David Palmer (Elizabeth), William Dirckx Palmer (Ruth) and Robert Joseph Palmer (Sheila). He is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren....
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Marie Patricia Schrier

October 21, 1940 - January 25, 2018

Marie Patricia Schrier (nee Macklin), Age 77, of Malvern, Pennsylvania, formerly of Houston, Texas, passed away on January 25, 2018. Marie was born Mary Patricia in Washington, D.C., on October 21, 1940 to beloved parents Mary McGinty and U.S. Navy Rear Admiral Martin Thomas Macklin, Medical Corps. She grew up with her younger sister, Margaret, and her younger brother, Gil. Marie graduated...
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James F Devine, Sr

November 16, 1925 - January 24, 2018

James F. Devine, Sr. ("Jim"), age 92, passed away peacefully, with his devoted wife of 68 years, Jeannette by his side, on January 24, 2018, in Malvern, PA. Jim is survived by Jeannette (Cascarino) Devine, his five children, Anita, Paulette, Karen, Jim Jr., and Bill, and their spouses/significant other, respectively, Mike Rustyak, Nick Pawlowski, Joe Kokinda, Eileen (Becker) Devine, and Bonnie...
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Grace DiAddezio

December 8, 1913 - January 21, 2018

Grace M. DiAddezio passed away peacefully in her sleep on Sunday, January 21 at The Wayne Center in Wayne, PA. She was 104. She was predeceased by her parents, Rocco and Philomena (Coccia) Metricarti; her siblings and their spouses, Anthony Metricarti (Jean), Rosella Paolino (Samuel), Elizabeth Nicoline (Anthony), Margaret Norcini (Dominic) and James Meticarti (Helen); her husband, Dominic...
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Edward J. Chermol, Jr,

December 21, 1934 - January 21, 2018

Dr. Edward J. Chermol, Jr., of Berwyn, PA. And Avalon, NJ, age 83, passed away on Sunday, January 21, 2018, after a brave battle with cancer. Beloved husband of Kay Chermol (nee Fallon) and loving father to Cathy Chermol Schrijver (Robert), Dr. Edward J. Chermol, III (Stacy), Gregory Chermol, and David Fallon Chermol, Esq. (Kelly). Devoted grandfather to Nicholas, Noelle, and Michael Chermol. ...
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Charles Herbert Yarnall III

August 20, 1922 - January 12, 2018

Charles Herbert Yarnall, III was born in Philadelphia on August 20, 1922. He is descended from a fine Quaker family which first came with William Penn from Worcestershire, England in 1683. Sadly, his father died suddenly when Charles was only 8 years old leaving him, as the older of two sons, to assist his mother at the beginning of the Great Depression with financial difficulties and keeping...
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Anne Therese Smith

September 20, 1930 - January 7, 2018

Anne Therese Smith (nee Larkin), age 87, of Radnor, PA, passed away on Sunday, January 7, 2018. Teesie was the beloved wife of the late J. Palmer Smith III. She is survived by her daughters Carrie (Bill) Edwards, Florence (Bill) Sturm and Patty Smith (Peter Gardner) and her sons John (Jane) Smith, and Joseph (Carolyn) Smith. Teesie is also survived by 18 adoring grandchildren and 1 great...
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Joseph M. "Mic" McCawley, Jr.

June 12, 1953 - January 6, 2018

Joseph M. McCawley, Jr. ("Mic") age 64, of Malvern, PA passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on January 6, 2018. "Mic" was a fun loving, goal-oriented, devoted, and loyal person who had a zest for life. He loved his wife and daughters. He enjoyed any place where he could share laughter with his daughters. He enjoyed any golf course in the top 500, Kelly's Bar near Villanova,...
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James A. Deitch

January 1, 2018

James A Deitch, of Delaware County, passed away on Monday January 1, 2018. James was survived by his loving wife Mayumi Sugaya, his parents Kenneth and Ruth Deitch Jr, his brothers and sister Charles and Julia Deitch, Kenneth and Fran Deitch III and Steven and Karen (Deitch) Shimer. James was loved deeply by his nieces and nephew. Relatives and friends are invited to visit the family on...
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Donald Lee Rieck, Jr.

July 31, 1967 - December 28, 2017

Donald Lee Rieck, Jr., 50, of Newtown Square, Pennsylvania passed away suddenly on December 28, 2017. His tragic loss is mourned by those who knew and loved him, especially his wife of 15 years, Holly (nee Sando), and his children, Donald Lee Rieck III (10) and Emily Joyce Rieck (8). He is also survived by his father, Donald L. Rieck, Sr. of Lakeland, Fl; his mother Denise A. Rieck of Clearwater,...
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Joseph T. Coppola

December 27, 2017

Joseph Thomas Coppola, age 54, of Wayne, PA, passed away on December 27, 2017. Born in Daytona Beach, FL, he was the son of Joseph R. and Margaret A. Coppola. Mr. Coppola received his B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from Valparaiso University in 1985 and his M.B.A. from the University of Notre Dame in 1992. He was the Chief Operating Officer of Knoll, Inc. from June, 2015 until the...
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Donn Gibson Miller, U.S. Army, Ret.

August 9, 1939 - December 24, 2017

Colonel Donn Gibson Miller (U.S. Army, Retired), passed away on the morning of Sunday, Dec. 24, 2017 after a heroic battle with leukemia. He was surrounded with love by his wife, Carol, of 55 years and his children, Kimberly and Donn Scott. Donn was born on August 9, 1939 in Woodsville, NH. He graduated with a bachelor of science from the United States Military Academy at West Point, NY, in...
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Ann (nee Gospel) Robinson

January 18, 1942 - December 20, 2017

Ann (nee Gospel) Robinson, 75, of Bradford, England passed away on December 20, 2017. She was born in England to the late Fred and Annie (nee Wutton) Gospel. Ann is survived by her beloved husband David Scott Robinson; loving children Paul (Vicki) Robinson and Victoria (Terrance) Ryan; dear siblings Jean (Milton) Duckworth and Howard (Cathy) Gospel. She is also survived by her loving...
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Hong Zhang, Ph.D.

June 27, 1983 - December 15, 2017

Hong Zhang, Ph.D., age 34, of Strafford, PA, passed away on December 15, 2017. Born in Xinghua, China, she was the only child of Shu Zhang and Xiuhua Gu. Hong graduated from Nanjing University, where she met her husband, Yijun Huang. They married in 2007. Both studied at the University of Pittsburgh, where she received her Ph.D. in Chemistry. She was an excellent student with many...
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Martha Jane Niedland

August 22, 1942 - December 6, 2017

Martha Jane Niedland (nee Hassis), age 75, of Wayne, PA, passed away on December 6, 2017. Born in Eddystone, PA, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Dorothy Hassis (nee Potter). Martha had been employed as an Accountant.In retirement, Martha enjoyed cooking, bird watching, listening to music, spending time with her grandchildren, and spending time at the shore. Martha was...
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Sr. Elizabeth Gehrman, S.H.C.J.

November 2, 1927 - December 2, 2017

Sr. Elizabeth Gehrman, S.H.C.J., formerly Sister Mary Gemma, passed away on December 2, 2017. Sister was 90 years of age. Daughter of the late August and Johanna Gehrman (nee Buehelle). Sister of the late Frederick Gehrman and Henrietta Leonard. Religious, relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass Thursday, December 14, 2017 11 AM New Sharon Chapel, 1341 Montgomery Avenue,...
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Nuala T. Blake

December 22, 1933 - December 1, 2017

Nuala T. "Nu Nu" Blake (nee Keeney), age 83, of Wayne, PA, passed away on December 1, 2017. Born in Killybeggs, County Donegal, Ireland, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary Keeney (nee Byrne). Nuala came to the United States from a small town in Killybeggs, Ireland to become a stewardess for Capitol Airlines. Not long after arriving in America, she met her future husband, Jim...
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Lucy Malarkey, S.H.C J.

December 1, 2017

Formerly Mother Daniel Mary on December 1, 2017. Sister was 80 years of age. Daughter of the late Dan James Malarkey, Jr. and Ardelia Malarkey (nee Haradon). Survived by her cousin, Sr. Susannah Malarkey, O.P. and five nephews. Religious, relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass Wednesday 11 AM at New Sharon Chapel, 1341 Montgomery Avenue, Rosemont, PA, where friends...
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Brian Peter Evans

January 2, 1985 - November 20, 2017

Brian Peter Evans, age 32, of Wayne, PA, passed away on November 20, 2017. Born in Bryn Mawr, PA, he was the son of Joseph Mark and Mary Evans (nee Edwards). Brian was a graduate of St. Katharine of Siena Grade School and Archbishop John Carroll High School. Brian was a kind-hearted, loyal and helpful person and a creative spirit. He was an avid chef and painter and gained great joy...
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William E. "Bill" Davison

January 20, 1957 - November 4, 2017

William E. Davison, Born January 20, 1957 William, known to all as Bill, the fourth son and eighth child of the late John R. & Mildred P. Davison of Wayne and Malvern, PA passed away peacefully on November 4, 2017 at Perry Point Veteran's Hospital in Maryland at the too young age of 60. Bill was a very engaging and gregarious soul who left a lasting impression on all whomever met him and...
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Sandra S. Fullerton

November 17, 1946 - November 1, 2017

Sandra S. Fullerton, 70, formerly of Wayne PA passed away suddenly November 1, 2017. She was born November 17, 1946 to Edwin C. Scott Jr and Betty (Vroman) Scott of West Hartford, CT. She graduated from Conard High School and received a degree from Colby Sawyer Junior College New London, NH in 1964. Sandra worked in the insurance industry most of her adult life retiring from Liberty Mutual in...
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L. Thomas Verderame

December 30, 1934 - October 30, 2017

L. Thomas Verderame of Wayne, PA, beloved husband of 55 years of the late Phyllis Verderame, passed away on October 30, 2017. He died peacefully at home at the age of 82, surrounded by his family. Thomas was the son of the late Liberato and Concetta Verderame, and the brother of the late John and Frank Verderame. He was the devoted father to Thomas (Mary), Diane, and Carol Foley and the...
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Margaret S. Small

January 31, 1930 - October 26, 2017

Margaret S. Small (nee Shropshire), 87, on October 26, 2017, of Newtown Square, PA and formerly of Rosemont, PA. Beloved wife of the late George S. Berry and John F. Small, Jr.; loving mother of Catharine M. Ford (Gary) of Wayne, PA, Gregory J. Small (Jennifer) of Phoenixville, PA and Michael C. Small (Johanna) of Villas, NJ. Also survived by daughter-in-law, Mary Small of Havertown, PA. ...
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William Joseph "Billy" Thompson, Jr.

October 21, 2017

William Joseph "Billy" Thompson, Jr., 69, of Wayne, PA passed away on October 21, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1948, he was the son of the late William Joseph Thompson and Marie (nee Kelly) Brown. Bill was the beloved husband of Fari; loving father of Taraneh; admired father-in-law of Stephen Gontkosky and devoted and cherished grandfather of William "Billy" and Nathaniel Gontkosky. ...
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Jewell L. Osterholm, M.D.

July 1, 1929 - October 20, 2017

Jewell L Osterholm, M.D., age 88, of West Brandywine, PA, formerly of Radnor, PA, passed away on October 20, 2017. Born in White Sulfur Springs, MT, he was the son of the John W. and Lauretta Osterholm (nee Guay). Dr. Osterholm, an ingenious scientist, gifted surgeon and esteemed mentor, laid the foundation for the national prominence that the Department of Neurological Surgery at Thomas...
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Catherine Blake Dale

April 30, 1926 - October 14, 2017

Catherine (nee Blake), age 91, of St. Davids, PA, passed away on October 14, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late John Patrick and Catherine Blake (nee Downey). Catherine was predeceased by her beloved husband, James G. Dale and her siblings, Joseph P. Blake, M.D., Margaret M. Blake, Mary B. Linette, John P. Blake and James D. Blake. She is survived by her...
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Dr. Emile Riggs Mohler, III

April 5, 1961 - October 13, 2017

Dr. Emile Riggs Mohler III, Director of Vascular Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania Health System, died peacefully at his home on October 13, 2017, at the age of 56 from ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease). Dr. Mohler was the beloved husband of Bonnie MacManus Mohler and devoted father of Riggs, Greg, and John Mohler. He was the dearly loved son of Dr. Emile R. Mohler, Jr. of Ellicott City,...
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David Karl Woodland

October 7, 1949 - October 8, 2017

David Karl Woodland, age 68, of Wayne, PA, passed away on October 8, 2017. Born in Norristown, PA, he was the son of the late Ralph G. and Marie Woodland (nee McNelis). David was formerly employed at Valley Forge Flowers and the Velvet Shoe String. He enjoyed art, books, antiques, traveling to Maine and throughout Europe. He enjoyed spending time with his nieces and nephews. He is...
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Jeremy P. McTiernan

August 24, 1978 - October 8, 2017

Jeremy P. McTiernan, age 39, of Strafford, PA, passed away on October 8, 2017. Born in Omaha, NE, he was the son of Michael P. and Diane McTiernan (Nee Rider). In addition to his parents, Jeremy is survived by his sister, Meghan M. Pitts, his brother-in-law, Eric E., and his maternal grandmother, Lois A. Rider. Relatives and friends are invited to visit the family Saturday, October 14,...
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Alfredo V. Gonzalez

October 5, 2017

Alfredo V. Gonzalez, 40, passed away on October 5, 2017. He enjoyed cooking, hiking, and watching football. He loved to spend time with his sons, Gabe and Alex. Alfredo was the beloved son of Alfredo and Maria Antonieta Gonzalez; loving father of Gabriel A. and Alexander C. Gonzalez; and the dear brother of Alvaro and Mariana Gonzalez. Relatives and friends are invited to his Visitation...
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Blake Andrew Miller

September 19, 1985 - September 29, 2017

Blake Andrew Miller, of Conshohocken, PA passed away on September 29, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the beloved son of Charles "Justin" and Barbara Miller (nee Thornber). Blake attended Episcopal Academy and graduated from Harrington High School. He was employed in Sales for The Miller Marketing Company, Inc. In addition to his parents, Blake is survived by his siblings...
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Marie Fallon Gavula

September 28, 2017

Marie Fallon Gavula, age 83, a resident of Berwyn, passed away on Thursday, September 28. Marie was a long time resident of Berwyn and Malvern, Pennsylvania and Darien, Connecticut. Marie was born in Philadelphia in 1934 to Catherine and Thomas Fallon. She graduated from West Catholic Girls High School in Philadelphia. She attended Misericordia Hospital School of Nursing, now Mercy Hospital....
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Patricia A. McFadden

November 28, 1946 - September 23, 2017

Patricia A. McFadden, age 70, of Largo, FL, passed away on September 23, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late Frank J. and Margaret McFadden (nee Oestreich). Patricia was a 1964 graduate of West Catholic Girls High School in Philadelphia, PA. She was employed as a Contract Administrator for the United States Government in South Philadelphia, PA. Patricia...
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Julian C. Thompson

May 24, 1950 - September 22, 2017

Julian C. Thompson, 67, of Wayne, PA formerly of Oklahoma City, passed away on September 22, 2017. He was born in Oklahoma City, to the late Derald DeWalt and Reba Thompson (nee Prater). Julian worked for Array Architects of Conshohocken. He was an Architect focused on healthcare architecture. He was a registered architect in 12 states and completed over 400 projects since 2002. He was also...
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John C. Ciccarelli

June 26, 1987 - September 22, 2017

Our beloved, John Ciccarelli, died on Friday, September 22, 2017. He was 30 years old. Because we loved John and John loved us, we are sharing his story for his friends. John was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the son of Kelly Doyle. Three years later he received his wish for a baby brother whom he named Mikey. John attended St. Barnabas Catholic Parochial School in Southwest Philadelphia...
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Eleanor T. Wertel

February 22, 1943 - September 17, 2017

Eleanor Wertel, a woman who brought joy to all she met, passed away Sunday, September 17, 2017 after a long bout with Parkinson's Disease, at her home in Wayne, PA. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Ronald Wertel, her brother Nicholas Flocco, sister-in-law Claire Flocco, nephews Nicholas, Edward, and Christian Flocco and their children. She was predeceased by her mother Rita (nee...
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John M. "Jack" Curley

July 29, 1932 - September 16, 2017

John M. "Jack" Curley, age 85, of Jensen Beach, FL, formerly of Bala Cynwyd, PA, passed away on September 16, 2017. Born in Philadelphia to the late John V. and Ann Curley (nee Fitzsimmons). Jack was an Entrepreneur. John M. Curley grew up in Bala Cynwyd where he enjoyed a paper route, double features at the Greek's, and basketball at nearby Narberth playground. Jack attended St. Matthias...
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Sr. Joan Clark, S.H.C.J.

March 24, 1923 - September 11, 2017

Sr. Joan Clark, S.H.C.J., formerly Mother Mary St. Edward, passed away on September 11, 2017. Sister was 94 years old. Daughter of the late Thomas J. and Sarah Clark (nee Doyle). Survived by her niece and nephews Katie and John Val Hulle, Neal Garelick, Thomas and Lois Gannon, Michael and Cheryl Gannon and several grandnieces and grandnephews. Religious, relatives and friends are invited...
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Dr. M. Louise Fitzpatrick

September 1, 2017

Dr. Louise Fitzpatrick, passed away peacefully on September 1st, 2017, after a heroic battle with cancer for nearly three years. Serving as Dean of the College of Nursing for almost 40 years, Dr. Fitzpatrick lived and breathed Villanova and the nursing profession. She embodied the spirit of what it means to be a Villanova nurse—competent and compassionate, fully committed to bettering the...
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Audrey F. Burg

December 24, 1918 - August 17, 2017

Audrey F. Burg (nee Kurtz) age 98, of Wayne, PA, formerly of Pittsburgh, PA, passed away on August 17, 2017. Born in Pittsburgh, PA, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Florence Kurtz (nee Sendall). Audrey loved Bingo, Search-A-Word puzzles, reading and writing letters. She was a member of the Wayne Senior Center, a volunteer for decades in the Meals for Services program and a...
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Louis Alfieri

August 18, 1933 - August 15, 2017

Louis Alfieri, 83, of Radnor, PA, passed away on August 15, 2017. He was born in Brooklyn, New York to the late Salvatore and Stella Alfieri (nee DeLisio). Beloved husband of the late Arlene Ann Alfieri; loving father of Paul Alfieri (Cindy) and the late Brian Alfieri; devoted grandfather of Justin and Julia Alfieri; dear brother of Dennis Alfieri (Maria) and Lucille Matarazzo. Relatives...
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James E. "JIM" Colleran, , Jr., Esq.

August 22, 1965 - August 13, 2017

James E. Colleran, Jr., Esq. "Jim", age 51, of Brigantine, NJ, passed away on August 13, 2017. He was the beloved father of James E. III and Cierra L. Colleran; loving son of James E. Sr. and Mary T. Colleran (nee Butler); brother of Francis T. Colleran, Teresa C. Quinn (James) and David J. Colleran (Shelagh). Also survived by his aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Jim was a graduate...
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Sandra F Ridgway

August 3, 2017

Sandra F. Ridgway (nee Fisher), 83, of Audubon, PA passed away on August 3, 2017. Born in Medina, NY, Sandra was the daughter of the late Rolland and Elizabeth (Walters) Fisher. She was the beloved wife for 61 years of Ronald D. Ridgway; loving mother of Ronald D. II (Heather), Kevin F., Scott K. (Sonja) and Elizabeth R. Nolan (Vince); loving grandmother of Mason, Carter and Pierce; dear...
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Robert J. McNabb, Jr.

July 30, 2017

Robert J. McNabb, Jr., 59, of Wayne, PA passed away suddenly on July 30, 2017. He was the beloved son of Mary G. (nee Rea) and the late Robert J. McNabb, Sr.; dear brother of Mary R. "Mimi" Mulvihill and Mary "Kate" Arnold; loving uncle of Kennedy, Patrick, Molly, Caitlin, Ryan, and Liam Robert. Relatives and friends are invited to his Memorial Service 11:30 AM Saturday, August 5, 2017 at...
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Douglas A. Freimuth

December 27, 1966 - July 27, 2017

Douglas A. Freimuth, age 50, of Villanova, PA and formerly of Denver, CO, passed away on July 27, 2017. Beloved son of Erich J. Freimuth, M.D. and Joan M. Freimuth, M.D.; loving brother of Loren Aguiar, M.D. (Eric Aguiar, M.D.) and Erich J. Freimuth, Jr.. Also survived by many Aunts, Uncles and Cousins. Services are private by family. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are...
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John W. Newton

January 21, 1935 - July 20, 2017

John (J.) W. Newton, age 82, of Medford, NJ, passed away on July 20, 2017. Born in Duncan, OK, he was the son of the late Willard and Verona Newton (nee Hembree). John (J.) received his Bachelor's Degree from Central State University in Oklahoma. He was employed as a Mechanical Engineer for the State of Oklahoma. J. loved spending time with his family, enjoyed fishing, loved the ocean...
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John B. Manning

January 13, 1939 - June 15, 2017

John B. Manning, 78, of Devon, PA passed away on June 15, 2017. Born in 1939 in Collingdale, PA, John was the son of the late Lee C. and Elizabeth (Kostes) Manning. He was a teacher at Rosemont College. John was the beloved husband of Helen (Sullivan) Manning; loving father of Ann Allen (Robert) and Catherine Treacy (Michael); adoring grandfather of Henry and Lucy Allen and Erin and Jack...
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Gerry Thomas O'Halloran

February 22, 1933 - June 13, 2017

Gerry Thomas O'Halloran, age 84, of Wayne, PA, passed away on June 13, 2017. Born in Burlington, VT, he was the son of the late Paul J. and Nettie O'Halloran (nee Green). Gerry was a 1952 graduate of Cathedral High School in Burlington, VT, received his Bachelor's Degree in 1956 from the University of Vermont and received his Master's Degree in 1963 from the University of Pennsylvania. He...
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James V. Elduff

July 2, 1920 - June 11, 2017

James V. Elduff, 96, formerly of St. Davids, PA, passed away Sunday, June 11, 2017 at Phoebe Health Care, Wernersville, PA. He was preceded in death by his wife, Virginia L. Elduff. James was a decorated combat pilot in command of a B-17 Flying Fortress, during WWII, flying 44 missions. He volunteered to serve in the Korean War and served as captain. After his military service, he...
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Michael Joseph Ryan, Jr.

June 6, 2017

Dr. Michael Joseph Ryan Jr. passed away on June 6, 2017 at Bryn Mawr Hospital, surrounded by his loving wife of 52 years, Priscilla Murphy Ryan, and his four children, Michael, Charlie, Kevin and Priscilla. He is survived by his wife, four children, brother, Francis K. Ryan of Kansas City, Kansas, and 12 grandchildren, Keiran, Charlie, Flynn, Theodore, Shea, Emma, Priscilla, Michael, Virginia,...
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John T. "Jack" Roddy

August 4, 1934 - June 6, 2017

John T. "Jack" Roddy, age 82, of Berwyn, PA, passed away on June 6, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Michael J. and Mary K. Roddy (nee Rouse). Jack was a veteran of the United States Army. He was employed as a Teacher and Department Head for the School of District of Philadelphia. He is survived by his beloved wife, Elizabeth A. "Betty" Roddy, his loving...
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Dorothy P. "Sis" Way

August 24, 1920 - May 31, 2017

It comes as no surprise to those who knew Dorothy "Sis" Way that she held off being born until August 24, 1920, 6 days after the 19th Amendment giving women the right to vote was ratified.Born in Hudson County to Elizabeth and Charles Henry Platner, she was the youngest of 3 children. Her two younger brothers couldn't pronounce her name, Dorothy, so they called her "Sis." It stuck, and well...
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Margaret Mary Blake

February 20, 1923 - May 24, 2017

Margaret Mary Blake, age 94, of Lafayette Hill, PA, formerly of Wayne, PA, passed away on May 24, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late John Patrick and Catherine Blake (nee Downey). Margaret was a graduate of Pierce Business School. She was employed as an Administrative Assistant for the Pennsylvania Railroad in Philadelphia . In addition to her parents,...
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Marjorie R. Campbell (nee Rail)

April 3, 1920 - May 12, 2017

MARJORIE RAIL CAMPBELL, 97, of Wayne, PA passed away on May 12, 2017 at her home. Marjorie was a treasured "down under" girl born in April 1920 in Perth, Western Australia. She was predeceased by her sister Joan Jenkinson and her loving husband, Edward, a highly decorated lieutenant submariner in the Navy who was stationed at the Fremantle submarine base in Australia during World War II. ...
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Mary Margaret Quinn

May 22, 1937 - May 5, 2017

Mary Margaret Quinn, 79, of Upper Providence, PA, formerly of Ocean Ridge, FL, passed away on May 5, 2017. She was an elementary and middle school teacher in Piscataway, NJ for 42 years, teaching at New Market St. Elementary and Quibble Town Middle School. She retired and moved to Florida in 1996. Born in Scranton, PA in 1937, she was the daughter of the late William A. and Margaret (nee...
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Ralph T. DiFulvio

May 17, 1922 - May 4, 2017

Ralph T. DiFulvio, of Philadelphia, PA, 94 years old, passed away on May 4, 2017. He was the beloved husband of the late Erma (nee Lambiase) DiFulvio, loving father of Ralph T. DiFulvio, Jr., Celeste D. Sparano (Anthony), Diane DiFulvio, dear brother of Anita DiFulvio and Elaine Oeste. He is also survived by his 6 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to...
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Doris A. Flail

October 12, 1918 - May 2, 2017

Doris A. Flail (nee Arnold), age 98, of Wayne, Pa., passed away on May 2, 2017. She was born on October 12, 1918. Mrs. Flail married Edward N. Flail on September 20, 1941. Beloved Wife of the late Edward N. Flail. Dear Mother of Edward N. Jr. (Cheryl) Flail, Marshall W. "Kip" (Amy) Flail and Pamela S. Flail. Nana to Edward III (Jaclyn), Matthew, Kelsey and Jackson Flail. Doris is...
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Love Marshall

September 1, 1924 - April 29, 2017

Love Marshall (nee Auman) died peacefully at her home in Dunwoody Village, Newtown Square, PA on Saturday, April 29, 2017. She was born on September 1, 1924 and was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Francis E. Marshall, Esq., a prominent Philadelphia attorney, her beloved daughter, Michalisa (Marshall) Pugh Esq. and son-in-law, Carl Rist. Love was a strong and independent woman whose...
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Kathleen Loisch

April 28, 2017

Kathleen A. Loisch (nee Cassidy), age 92, of Berwyn, PA, passed away on April 28, 2017. Born in Perry County, IN in 1925, Kathleen was the daughter of the late Nicholas Andrew and Mamie F. Cassidy (nee Foster). Kathleen grew up on a farm in Marion, Indiana with her four siblings. She moved to Philadelphia in her 20's and was employed as a telephone operator for Bell Telephone before...
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Neal Shepard, Jr.

February 9, 1938 - April 21, 2017

Neal F. Shepard, Jr., 79, a resident of King of Prussia PA since 1967, passed away at Paoli Hospital on April 21, 2017 after a long battle with Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis. A retired aerospace engineer, he and his wife, Faith L. (Crane) Shepard observed their 55th wedding anniversary on November 18th, of last year. Born February 9, 1938 in Baltimore, MD, he was the son of the late Neal F. and...
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Michael P. Nass

May 9, 1942 - April 20, 2017

Michael Patrick Nass, age 74, of Philadelphia, PA and Port St. John, FL, passed away on April 20, 2017. Born in Philadelphia, PA in 1942, Michael was the beloved youngest son of the late Joseph and Julia (Mount) Nass. He served honorably in the US Navy in Guantanamo Bay during the Cuban Missile Crisis. Michael was a retired Philadelphia Police Officer, having served from 1966-1988. In...
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Sr. Veronica Grover, S.H.C.J.

February 16, 1930 - April 11, 2017

Sr. Veronica Grover, S.H.C.J., formerly Mother Mary Agnese, passed away on April 11, 2017. Sister was 87 years of age. Daughter of the late James C. and Catherine Grover (nee Reddy). Sister was predeceased by her 5 sisters and 1 brother. She is survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her ministries in Philadelphia, Sister Veronica was well-known and loved by many parishioners...
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Eleanor F. Bascome

March 28, 2017

Eleanor F. Bascome, 87, of Rosemont, PA passed away on March 28, 2017. Eleanor was the beloved wife of the late William E. Bascome; loving mother of Karen Bascome (Barbara), William Bascome, IV (Jackie), Richard Bascome, Michael Bascome (Mary), and Robert Bascome (Lori); devoted grandmother of Cody, Jason, Isabella, Angela, Michael, and Charlie; dear sister of Francis and Florence; also...
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Khan Sanam Madatian

June 2, 1925 - March 28, 2017

Khan Sanam Madation, age 91, of Glenmoore, PA, passed away on March 28, 2017. Born in Arak, Iran, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Golnabat Khamali. Khan loved crocheting and needlework, shopping and traveling. Khan was predeceased by her beloved husband, Magar Madatian and her daughter, Mariam Zohrabian. She is survived by her children Seda Alexanderian, Lidia...
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Thomas F. Dougherty

June 27, 1942 - March 16, 2017

Thomas F. Dougherty, Jr., age 74, of Limerick, PA, passed away on March 16, 2017. Born in Chester, PA to the late Thomas F. and Mary (nee Hilbert) Dougherty, Sr. Thomas was the beloved husband of Denice (nee Bonhage) Dougherty; loving father of Matthew T. (Heather) Dougherty; caring grandfather of Katelyn, Megan, and Lauren Dougherty, dear brother of Helen (Charles) Pancoast, Ann Friel, and...
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Philip H. Wilson

November 9, 1938 - March 9, 2017

Philip H. Wilson, of Wayne, PA, passed away on March 9, 2017 after a long battle with cancer. He was 78. Phil is survived by Annabel, his devoted wife of 56 years, his children Tim Wilson of Yardley, PA, Chris Wilson (Sandi) of Newtown Square, PA and Laura Samborski (Kenn) of Centerville, OH, his grandchildren Lindsay and Steve Wilson and Annika and Kendall Samborski, his sister Ann Youmann of...
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Norman A. Jay

February 27, 1953 - March 7, 2017

Norman Allan Jay, age 64, of Wayne, PA, formerly of Allen Park, MI, passed away on March 7, 2017. Born in Detroit, MI, he was the son of the late Joseph F. and Ethel P. Jay (nee Tyrna). Norman received his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Detroit Mercy. He was employed with General Motors for 44 years. During his first 25 years of employment, he worked in the Cadillac Division...
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Janice L. Fanelli

August 20, 1925 - March 5, 2017

JANICE LOPER FANELLI (Age 91) Formerly of Havertown, PA, Janice Fanelli, a retired art teacher and fine artist passed away March 5, 2017 at Lima Estates. Willowbrook. She died peacefully from complications of a severe stroke suffered last June. Janice Virginia Loper was born in 1925 in Millville, New Jersey to Reba Zanes Loper and William C. Loper, a physical therapist. When Janice was...
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Sr. Mary Jane Hicks, S.H.C.J.

July 10, 1931 - February 24, 2017

Sr. Mary Jane Hicks, S.H.C.J., age 85, of Rosemont, PA, passed away on February 24, 2017. Born in Chicago, IL, she was the daughter of the late Herbert J. and Isabel Hicks (nee Doyle). Sister received her Bachelor's Degree in History from Barat College in 1961 and her Master's Degree in Secondary Education from Notre Dame University in 1967. Sister spent 62 years in Religion. Sister...
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Roger Korfmann

September 5, 1964 - February 23, 2017

Roger S. Korfmann, born September 5, 1964 in Lexington Virginia, died on February 23, 2017, in Radnor, Pennsylvania. Son of Cynthia Paugh Korfmann and the late Roger Sennott. Roger was the beloved father to his daughters, Isabella, Sophia and Amelia Korfmann of Radnor, Pennsylvania, and is survived by his great-grandmother, Louise Paugh of Palm Beach, Florida, his mother, Cynthia Paugh Korfmann...
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Mariam M. Zohrabian

February 20, 1960 - February 23, 2017

Mariam M. Zohrabian (nee Madatian), 57, of Villanova, PA, passed away on February 23, 2017 after a courageous battle. Born in Arak, Iran, she was the daughter of Khan Sanam Madatian (nee Kamally) and the late Magar Madatian. She was the beloved wife of Vahik Zohrabian; loving mother of Sylvia and Sonia Zohrabian; dear sister of Vartan Madatian, Eshkhanouhe Zohrabian, Lidia Traband, Ana...
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Helen C. Daly

May 25, 1928 - February 22, 2017

Helen C. Daly (nee Gunser), age 88, of Longboat Key, FL, passed away on February 22, 2017. Born in Newark, NJ, she was the daughter of the late John and Helen Gunser (nee Sweeny). Helen was employed in the Department of Anatomy at Temple University as the Administrator of Anatomy. Helen was predeceased by her beloved husband, Michael J. Daly, her stepson, Michael J. Daly and her...
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Marie F. Smith

March 29, 1922 - February 11, 2017

Marie F. Smith (nee Finnerty), age 94, of Berwyn, PA, formerly of West Chester, PA passed away on February 11, 2017. Born in Taylor, PA she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Agatha Finnerty (nee Keifer). Marie was employed as a Real Estate Agent with Berkshire Hathaway. She enjoyed walking and visiting the beach in Longport, NJ. Marie was the beloved wife of the late James S....
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Lucy P. Angelo

March 27, 1927 - February 11, 2017

Lucy P. Angelo (nee Panaccione), 89, of Haverford, PA, passed away on February 11, 2017. Born in Cassino, Italy, she was the daughter of the late Pietro and Antoinette Panaccione (nee Tiseo). Lucy was formerly a long time resident of Rahway, NJ. She was a devoted mother, wife, and grandmother. She was the beloved wife of the late James E. Angelo; loving mother of Dr. Linda Angelo...
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Teresa J. Scardapane

September 16, 1927 - February 2, 2017

Teresa J. Scardapane, age 89, of Conshohocken PA, passed away on February 2, 2017. Born in Conshohocken, PA, she was the daughter of the late Sebastian and Maria Scardapane (nee Pennetta). Teresa was employed as a Registered Nurse. She also worked as a Keypunch Operator for TV Guide in Radnor, PA. She loved family, animals, music, traveling to Avalon, NJ and New York City and was also a...
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James T. Parsons

August 5, 1942 - January 27, 2017

James T. Parsons, 74, of Devon, PA, passed away on January 27, 2017. Born in Cork City, Ireland, he was the son of the late James and Mary Parsons (nee Vesey). James is survived by his loving daughter Danielle Khordi (Dan), his siblings Gerald Parsons (Cathy), Noel Parsons, and Rosemary Parsons. Also survived by his former wife, Denise Parsons (nee Helton) and his nieces, nephews, and...
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Teresa C. Legerton

October 8, 1929 - January 19, 2017

Teresa C. Legerton (nee McGarvey), age 87, of King of Prussia, PA, passed into the hands of the Lord on January 19, 2017. Born in Bryn Mawr, PA, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mary McGarvey (nee Hilferty). She was a graduate of West Catholic Girls High School in Philadelphia. Teresa was predeceased by her husband, Harold D. Legerton, her brothers James, Charles and John...
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David George Poe

April 29, 1925 - January 17, 2017

David George Poe, died peacefully at his home in Media, PA on January 17, 2017. He was 91 years old. David was preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn and his daughter Elizabeth. He is survived by his children Catherine Poe of Oakland, CA, Patricia Poe of Ardmore, PA, Eileen Poe-Yamagata (Hisashi Yamagata) of Olney, MD, his stepson John Logue of Malvern, PA and by four grandchildren Mia Fine,...
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Catherine Blake McConnell

April 16, 1916 - January 7, 2017

Catherine Blake McConnell died peacefully on Saturday January 7th, at the age of 100, in her home at Waverly Heights in Gladwyne. She was born on April 16, 1916, the daughter of Josephine and Charles Blake. She met John R. McConnell in the first grade in Haddon Heights, NJ, married him 28 years later and remained married for 55 years until he died in 2004. They had four children Mary Ann,...
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Drake Stelle

July 28, 1937 - December 28, 2016

B. Drake Stelle on December 28, 2016 of Wayne, PA. Surviving spouse Karen Kelty. Funeral Mass January 6, 2016 10:30 AM St. Isaac Jogues Church, Wayne, PA. Followed by a buffet lunch in the church hall. Interment private. Contributions in his memory to the Alzheimer's Association, 399 Market Street, Suite 102, Philadelphia, PA 19106.
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William R. "Bill" Marconi

May 25, 1990 - December 28, 2016

MARCONI William R. "Bill", age 26, of Philadelphia, PA, formerly of Berwyn, PA, on December 28, 2016 from a brain tumor associated with Neurofibromatosis. Bill was the beloved son of William V. and Carolyn Marconi (nee Dale). Loving brother of Elizabeth Dale Marconi (and her fiance Alexander J. McKinley). Dear grandson of Claire Nelson Dale and the late Kieran J. Dale and G. Julia Marconi. ...
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Annette Marian Guerin

May 10, 1954 - December 27, 2016

Annette Marian Guerin, age 62, of Mont Clare, PA, formerly of West Philadelphia and Overbrook, PA, passed away on December 27, 2016. Born in Darby, PA, she was the daughter of the late Charles L. Guerin, Jr. and Alice Marie Guerin-Cronin (nee Mansfield). Annette was a graduate of Archbishop Prendergast High School in Drexel Hill, PA and Allentown College. She was a registered nurse for...
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George R. Constable, MD

December 22, 2016

George Robert Constable, MD (1935- 2016) Dr. George Robert "Bob" Constable, respected physician, loving father, husband and friend, died peacefully at home on December 22, 2016. He was a Philadelphia native and longtime resident of Newtown Square, Pennsylvania. He is survived by his four children: Kathy Constable Idler (Jeff), Robert Scott Constable (Ene Osteraas), Jeffrey Todd Constable ...
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Lawrence A. Falconi

September 5, 1942 - December 21, 2016

Lawrence A. Falconi, age 74, of Wayne, PA, passed away on December 21, 2016. Born in Darby, PA, he was the son of the late Alfonso J. and Frances Falconi (nee Young). Lawrence was a 12 year employee of General Electric and retired in 2002. He was also employed as an Automobile Sales Manager for Fred Bean in West Chester. Lawrence is survived by his children Michael Falconi, Laura...
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Chester F. Kukula

December 20, 2016

Chester F. Kukula, age 93, passed away peacefully on December 20, 2016. Beloved husband of Marion (Winter) Kukula. Chester was a resident of Wayne, PA. Chester enjoyed a career in tire manufacturing, which took him from Los Angeles, Calif., to Akron, Ohio, and London, England. He retired as plant manager of B.F. Goodrich Tire Manufacturing Oaks, PA. He also served as President of...
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Tae Paek Ho

March 25, 1936 - December 17, 2016

Tae Paek Ho, age 80, of Chesterbrook, PA, formerly of Cary, NC, passed away on December 17, 2016. Born in Japan, he was the son of the late Sung Do and Hak Sun Ho (nee Lee). Tae was employed as a press operator for Fusite, located in Cincinnati, OH. He retired in 2005. He is survived by his wife, Mi Cha Ho (nee Park) and his children Un Kyong Ho and Un Jin Krantz. Services and...
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Daniel T. Regan

August 5, 1936 - December 17, 2016

Daniel Thomas Regan, 80, a long-time resident of Wayne, Pennsylvania, died peacefully, surrounded by family, on December 17, 2016. He was the loving husband of the late Dorothy Foley Regan; the cherished father of Paula Regan, Daniel Regan (Cathy), Matthew Regan (Sarah), and Katherine Lenehan (David); and the loving "Pop-Pop" of eight grandchildren He is survived by siblings John M. Regan,...
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James P. English

December 13, 2016

James P. English, age 86, of Villanova, PA passed away peacefully at home December 13, 2016. Beloved husband of Victoria English (nee Janeczek). Loving father of James English (Eileen Driscoll) and Karla Barbieri(Christopher). Devoted grandfather of Jeffrey and Eric. James was born in Westfield, MA. He served his country in the U.S Army during the Korean War. He worked as a Financial...
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Sr. Mary Owen O'Gorman, S.H.C.J.

December 12, 2016

Sr. Mary Owen O'Gorman, S.H.C.J. Formerly Mother Mary Owen O'Gorman, on Dec. 12, 2016. Sister was 88 years old. Daughter of the late Thomas H. and Marie C. (nee Amy). Dear sister of Paula, Rev. Thomas, S.J., the late Marie and Rev. Richard O'Gorman. Relatives and friends are invited to her Funeral Mass Friday, Dec. 16, 2016 at 11 A.M. New Sharon Chapel, 1341 Montgomery Ave., Rosemont,...
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Peter R. Hayes

December 11, 2016

Peter R. Hayes, age 59, of Malvern, PA passed away on December 11, 2016. Beloved son of Thomas F. and Jacqueline (Fernandez) Hayes. Dear husband of Mary Kate (Dempsey) Hayes; loving father of Caroline K. Hayes (Stephen Grasso), Peter C. Hayes and Ty M. Hayes; dear brother of Tom Hayes, Kathy Evans (Bruce) and Karen Hayes. Also survived by his nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends...
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Mildred H. Polovina

December 9, 2016

Mildred H. Polovina (nee Stipcic), a Staten Islander for most of her life, passed away from natural causes at Broomall Presbyterian Village, PA, on Dec. 9, 2016. She was born in Bethlehem, PA and moved to Staten Island when she was 5 days old. She lived almost her entire life on Staten Island before moving to Pennsylvania 12 years ago, to be near her daughter. Her parents were peasants...
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Ronald F. Welsch

December 5, 2016

Ronald F. Welsch, age 59, of West Chester, PA, passed away on December 5, 2016. Born in Cincinnati, OH, he was the beloved son of the late Raymond F. and Gertrude M. Welsch (nee Aavang). Loving brother of Gwen (John) McConnell. Dear uncle of John (Kim), Matthew (Kate), Michael and Katy. Also survived by 2 grandnephews, Teddy and Lucas. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing...
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