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A Video Condolence Has Been Left
1 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Nowell

“Sorry for your loss my Thoth's and prayers are with you and your family at this time of need. Your father was a great man for just the short time...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

Sawing outdoors at The School in Rose Valley
3 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Nowell

Assisting in Woodshop at The School in Rose Valley
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Working with Student at The School in Rose Valley
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Dr. Peter C. Nowell 2010
6 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Nowell

Peter C. Nowell at The School in Rose Valley “To the Extended School in Rose Valley Community, It is with a full measure of sadness and sense of loss that I share the recent death of my father...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Michael Nowell - Swarthmore, PA

“My sincere condolences to your family and friends. I have GIST cancer and take imatinib which allows me to live a full and happy life. Thank you, Dr....Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Amanda K - Chattanooga, TN

“What a legacy. Untold numbers of lives saved and will continue to be saved because of something you did. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Erin

“I am a physician who was diagnosed with CML this last year. Thanks to Dr. Nowell's work, I knew right away that I was fortunate enough to have a very...Read More »
10 of 18 | Posted by: A friend

“My son was diagnosed in January 2016 with CML. Thank you for saving his life. Your research will continue to save lives for years to come! ”
11 of 18 | Posted by: Carol Hagen - Torrance, CA

“January 3, 2017We have only just now learned of Peter's death and send our condolences and warm sympathy to his family and dear friends. Like Janet...Read More »
12 of 18 | Posted by: Carlo and Kay Croce and Huebner - OH

“A great inspiration for me to enter into science and work on chromosome aberrations in genetic diseases including cancer. Philadelphia chromosome was...Read More »
13 of 18 | Posted by: Nallasivam Palanisamy - Ann Arbor, MI

“I had the honor and pleasure of working for and with Dr Nowell for 34 years. He was one of the very finest people I have ever known as a boss, mentor...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Janet Finan - Ft. Myers, FL

“I was greatly influenced by Dr Nowell's intelligence, generosity, and wonderful demeanor. It was an honor to have known him. ”
15 of 18 | Posted by: Daniel Sabath - Seattle, WA

“Condolences to my cousins and families. Peace be with you all ”
16 of 18 | Posted by: Jane Lee Kolasinski - Terrell, NC

“The world has lost a great man who touched the lives of many. Wishes for peace and comfort to The Nowell Family ”
17 of 18 | Posted by: Jonni Moore - Philadelphia, PA

“I wanted to express my deepest sympathy in the passing of your father. I was lucky enough to work for him at the University of Pennsylvania. The...Read More »
18 of 18 | Posted by: Honore Santore-Strauser - PA


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Peter was born on February 8, 1928 and passed away on Monday, December 26, 2016.

Peter was a resident of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at the time of passing.

Internment will be private. Memorial Service to be announced at a later date.
Contributions in Peter's memory can be made to The School in Rose Valley, 20 School Lane, Rose Valley, PA 19063 and Elwyn, 111 Elwyn Road, Media, PA 19063. Services entrusted to Walter J. Meyers Funeral Home, PC.

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