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Below are a few recent obituaries from local families who trusted Bateman-Allen Funeral Home with their loved one’s cremation, funeral service, or memorial service. Click here for some additional resources on obituaries.

Judith A. Loynds

Judith Loynds, 82, passed away peacefully on November 22, 2022, at Sunrise Assisted Living, Granite Run. Born in Chester, she was a long-time resident of Brookhaven before a short stay at Sunrise, where she lived with her son. She attended Chester High School and volunteered for the Sun Valley Marching Band. Judith was a devoted…...

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Eleanor Monroe

Eleanor Monroe, age 90, a longtime resident of Brookhaven, passed away peacefully at home on November 16, 2022. She was born in upstate PA before moving to Delaware County and graduating from Eddystone Highschool. She enjoyed bowling, ceramics, gardening, and was an amazing homemaker. Eleanor is predeceased by her husband, Joseph Monroe, Sr. and her…...

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Linda C. Tasker

Linda C. Tasker, 62, passed away peacefully on November 9, 2022, at her home. Born in Ridley Park, she has been a lifelong resident of Delaware County, residing in Brookhaven for the last 30 years. She attended Interboro High School and went to Delaware County Community College for 2 years. She was a bartender for…...

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Joan P. Smitheman

Joan P. Smitheman, 90, of Aston, passed away Monday, November 7, 2022, at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Born in Philadelphia on October 7, 1932, to William and Florence Goldey. Joan was a lifelong resident of Delaware County and a faithful member of St. Joseph’s parish in Aston. Joan was preceded in death by her dearly beloved…...

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George E. Detwiler

George E. Detwiler, 75, passed away on November 2, 2022 at Penn Presbyterian Hospital. Born in Upland, he was raised in Brookhaven and lived with his wife in Chester until moving back to Brookhaven 4 years ago. He was a graduate of Sun Valley High School, class of 1965. He was a firefighter for the…...

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Judith Ann McClain

Judith Ann McClain (née Wagner) age 81, formerly a longtime resident of Brookhaven, passed away on November 1, 2022 at her home in Millsboro, DE. She was born in Chester raised in Parkside, and graduated from Swarthmore High School. Judy was predeceased by her husband, James “Barrell” McClain, her parents James and Margaret Wagner, and…...

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Phillip Agozzino

Phillip Agozzino, 83, of Brookhaven, PA, passed away October 25, 2022 at The Phoenix Center. All services will be held privately. Online condolences can be sent via www.batemanallenfuneralhome.com Print...

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Raymond T. Sipple

Raymond T. Sipple, 70, passed away October 24, 2022, at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Born in Philadelphia, he was raised in Woodlyn and graduated from Ridley High School, class of 1970. Before his retirement he worked as a graphic artist for Miller Edge. Raymond was a passionate drummer and talented artist, playing for many bands,…...

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George R. Cobourn, Jr.

George R. Cobourn, Jr., age 89, a longtime resident of Brookhaven, passed away on October 14, 2022. Born in Middletown, George, his brother Reece, and sister Elsie were raised on the family farm which was land granted to the Cobourn family by Sir William Penn. Within sight of the farmhouse, George built his family home…...

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Hank Holloway-Bryant

Hank Holloway-Bryant, of Philadelphia, age 35, passed away October 6, 2022. Relatives and friends are invited to his viewing on Tuesday, October 18th from 10:00 a.m. until 11:15 a.m. followed by his funeral service at 11:30 a.m. at the Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, 4220 Edgmont Ave. Brookhaven, PA 19015 His Burial will be private at the…...

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Edward T. Simmons, Jr.

Edward T. Simmons, Jr., age 84, passed away September 22, 2022 at Riddle Hospital from complications of a stroke suffered 14 years ago. He fought every day since then, up until the very end. Born July 31, 1938, Edward graduated St. James high school in Chester, class of 1956 and has been a Brookhaven resident…...

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Vincenzo Iovine

Vincenzo Iovine, 37, passed away September 6, 2022. Born in Naples, Italy, he previously resided in Wallingford, PA, and currently lived in Brookhaven, PA. He attended culinary school for 4 years in Italy and worked as a pizza maker. Vincenzo was a lover of all things cars, enjoyed telling jokes, and loved making his friends…...

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Judith A. Rines

Judith Allison Rines On Tuesday August 30, 2022, our beloved sister, aunt, and friend went home to be with the Lord. Judy was born in Ridley, Pennsylvania to Marian and Stanley E. Rines Sr. on October 1, 1960. She was a lifelong resident of Middletown Township. Graduated Penncrest High School Class of 1980. She was…...

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Duane Bartholomew Peter

It is with our deepest sorrow, that we announce the sudden and untimely passing of Duane Bartholomew Peter on August 18, 2022, at the age of 50. Duane held many titles within our family to include that of beloved son, father, brother, nephew, and friend. Duane was a native son of Saint Lucia, born in…...

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Shirley Joy Vincent Garman

Shirley Joy Vincent Garman, 84, a longtime resident of Brookhaven whose family was her world, died peacefully on August 5th at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Mrs. Garman looked forward to Sunday dinners, and seeing family gathered around her kitchen table. It was an open invitation, and there was always room for friends. She especially glowed during…...

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Susan R. Scrafford

Susan R. Scrafford, age 69, of Chester, Pa passed away peacefully on Aug 4th, 2022. She loved going to the beach, especially Wildwood and visiting the Starlight Ballroom and Mack’s Pizza. Susan liked to watch Rosanne and gave much love to her cat Hope. She was a devoted Christian her entire life and was actively…...

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Roman J. Kramar

Roman J. Kramar, 75, passed away peacefully July 29, 2022 at Crozer Chester Medical Center surrounded by his loving family. Born in Bamberg, Germany, he has been a resident of Brookhaven for the last 34 years. Roman was a graduate of St. James High School, class of 1964, and graduated from Widener University. He was…...

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Paul E. Smith

Paul E. Smith, 50, passed away on July 18, 2022. Born in Wallingford, PA, he was a long-time resident of Aston before moving to Upland two years ago. He was a graduate of Strath Haven High School, class of 1989. He worked for Rock Hill Farm in Paoli as an estate caretaker and most recently…...

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Robert H. Swan

Robert (Bob) Harrison Swan, age 62 of Aldan, PA, passed away surrounded by family on July 14, 2022, at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Bob was born May 11, 1960, to Elizabeth and Ralph Swan. Bob was raised in Springfield, graduated from Springfield High School in 1978, and received his associate’s degree in mechanical engineering from…...

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Barry B. Baker

Barry B. Baker, 87, from Glen Mills, PA, passed away peacefully on July 6, 2022, at his home of 52 years. Barry was born and raised in Chester, PA. He graduated from Chester High School in 1953. While in high school he joined the United States Naval Reserve serving from 1952 to 1957. He also…...

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Harold A. Hampton

Harold A. Hampton, 87, Brookhaven, PA Harold A. Hampton of Brookhaven, PA, passed away on July 2, 2022, surrounded by family, just weeks before his 88th birthday. Born in Philadelphia, PA, and raised in Chester, PA, Harold was a graduate of Chester High School. Incredibly hardworking, Harold was dedicated to his country, his chosen hometown…...

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Barry P. Durham

Barry Peter Thomas Durham, 81, of Brookhaven, PA, passed away on Thursday June 23rd 2022. Barry was born on October 20th, 1940 in Chester, PA. After graduating from Chester High School in 1958, He went on to study Business at Pennsylvania Military College, graduating in 1962. He then served in the United States Army from…...

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John S. Mercadante, Jr.

John S. Mercadante, Jr., 95, passed away peacefully on June 21, 2022. Born in Chester, PA, he was a longtime resident of Wallingford before moving to Kennett Township for 20 years and ultimately residing in Reading for the last 10 years of his life. He was a graduate of St. James High School and immediately…...

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Emily Gayle Eckman

Emily Gayle Eckman (née Perrone), 40, passed away suddenly at Crozer-Chester Medical Center on June 14, 2022 after a courageous battle against clear cell ovarian cancer. Emily was raised in Havertown and Wallingford, PA and graduated from Strath Haven High School in 2000, and West Chester University in 2005. Emily met her devoted husband and…...

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George F. Letherbury

George Francis Letherbury, 92, passed away at home surrounded by his family on June 9, 2022. George was born on January 20, 1930 in Chester, PA. He grew up in Media, graduating from Media High School in 1949. He then graduated from Spring Garden College. For the remainder of his life, he resided in Brookhaven.…...

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John J. Dorsch, Jr.

John J. Dorsch, Jr., age 71, of Drexel Hill, passed away on June 7, 2022. He enjoyed fishing, music, and spending time in the New England area. John retired after many years of over the road commercial truck driving. He was predeceased by his parents, John and Elizabeth Dorsch and his brother-in-law, George Hennelly. John…...

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Jameca Danielle Ortiga

Jameca Danielle Ortiga, born to Thomas “Tank” Ortiga Jr. and Alberta “Chris” (Ricketts) Ortiga was born at Riddle Hospital in Media Pennsylvania on February 3, 1983. Her parents didn’t know it then, but they had just given the world the most amazing gift. Jameca’s presence in this world touched and forever changed the lives of…...

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Adalberto “Al” Burgos

Adalberto “Al” Burgos was born on 03/02/1959 in Hatillo, Puerto Rico to Marta Candelaria and the Late Luis Burgos. He lived and became a pillar in the communities of Chester and Brookhaven, PA. He was a well-respected employee for Sam & Sam’s Meats in Chester PA., for 20+ years. He always lent a helping hand…...

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Albert N. Montella

Albert N. Montella, father, grandfather, Great Albert, 101 years old, passed away on May 26, 2022, after a long and fruitful life at his home in Hernando, FL. Albert was born November 18, 1920, in Philadelphia to the late Nick and Macolata (Arfieri) Montella. He said he was going to live till 110. He served…...

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Gladys Crepack

Gladys Crepack, 80, passed away peacefully on May 26, 2022. Born in Chester, PA, she was a long-time resident of Upland. Gladys worked in hotel management for Red Roof Inn for many years before retiring. She treasured her memories of family trips to Canada and numerous cruises. Her caring neighbors who stopped in often to…...

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Shawn Eric Roberts

Shawn Eric Roberts, age 42, passed away unexpectedly on May 22, 2022 at Christiana Hospital from cardiac disease. Shawn was born on June 21,1979 in Philadelphia, PA to Alan and Susan Hadfield Roberts where he resided most of his life. He was a 1997 graduate of Roxborough High School. Shawn was a man of many…...

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George A. Keegan

George A. Keegan, 78, passed away peacefully on May 11, 2022. Born in Drexel Hill, PA, he was a long-time resident of Delaware County before moving to Middletown, DE, 18 years ago. He received his bachelor’s in engineering and had a long career with Sunoco at the Marcus Hook and Philadelphia refineries before his retirement.…...

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Charles H. Leslie

If you were ever in a room with Charles H. Leslie, at some point he would inevitably ask, “How you doing? You all right?” It was part of the Irish charm of the longtime borough resident known for his impish grin, old-fashioned one-liners and genuine interest in others. Mr. Leslie, the father of borough Mayor…...

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Rosemary P. Stonelake

Rosemary P. Stonelake (nee Ambrogi), 95, passed away at home on April 15, 2022 surrounded by her family. She was a long-time resident of Ocean Pines, MD, and has resided the last 5 months in Downingtown under the loving care of her daughters Debbie and Kathy. Rosemary loved to do yardwork, keep a clean house,…...

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Denise M. Emmerich

Denise M. Emmerich, age 66, passed away at home surrounded by her family on April 6, 2022 after a well fought battle with Cancer. She was born in Darby, graduated from Darby-Colwyn High School, and was a longtime resident of Brookhaven. Denise loved to do arts and crafts, was fiercely independent, had a very sharp…...

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Harry A. Feindt

Harry A. Feindt, 81, passed away peacefully at his home on April 4, 2022. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was a resident of Toby Farms before moving to Brookhaven, Pa, where he has resided for the last 50 years. Harry was a graduate of Monsignor Bonner High School, class of 1958, and was a career…...

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Jacqueline M. Emhe

Jacqueline Emhe, 84, passed away peacefully at her home in Brookhaven, PA, on April 3, 2022. Jackie was the oldest of 10 children, born to Robert and Marie (Hickey) Eddis. She was raised in Parkside, PA., last residing in Brookhaven for over 35 years. Jackie loved painting, art, reading, travel, and spending time with family.…...

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Gloria Aureta Marinacci

Gloria Aureta Marinacci (nee Hause) of Brookhaven PA passed away peacefully at the age of 90 on March 23, 2022 with her family by her side. She was born and raised on a farm in Franklin PA to Harvey and Minnie Hause on September 10, 1931. She will be remembered for being a great cook…...

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Hazel Rowles

Hazel (Dixon) Rowles passed away peacefully in her sleep at Elm Terrace Gardens in Lansdale, PA on March 15, 2022. She was born in Wilmington, DE on May 23, 1916. Hazel was preceded in death by her older sister, Dorothy Barksdale, and younger sister, Betty Ludlow. She graduated from Wilmington High School in 1934 with…...

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Robert T. “Bob” Glenn

Robert T. “Bob” Glenn, age 74, of Brookhaven, Pa. formerly of Claymont, De., passed away at home on March 14, 2022. He was born in Wilmington, De. to the late Edward I. and Lillian Glenn. As a young man he grew up a die-hard Baltimore Colts fan which later, he became a die-hard Baltimore Ravens…...

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Ralph Lee Hall, Jr.

Ralph Lee Hall, Jr., age 75, of Brookhaven, Pa., passed away peacefully surrounded by family and friends on March 13, 2022. He was the son of the late Ralph Lee Hall, Sr. and Marion Alexander Hall. Ralph grew up in Parkside and graduated from Sun Valley High School. He then went on to earn a…...

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John K. “Jack” Berry

John K. “Jack” Berry, age 82 of Tower City, Pa. formerly of Eddystone, Pa. passed away on March 11, 2022. He was born and raised in Chester and graduated from Chester High in 1959. Before he retired, Jack worked as a police officer for the borough of Eddystone for 20 years. He enjoyed RC boating,…...

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Gayle C. Shinn

Gayle C. Shinn, 68, of Chadds Ford, PA became a beloved Angel in Heaven on March 11, 2022 after fiercely battling a long illness. Born in Chester, PA on October 3rd, 1953, Gayle was the first daughter to the late Robert W. Shinn and Shirley A. Shinn (Sweeney). Gayle graduated from Chichester High School in…...

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William D. Jackson, Sr.

William Dellender Jackson, Sr., 76, passed away March 2, 2022, at Pennsylvania Hospital. William was born and raised in West Palm Beach, FL. He was baptized at an early age by Brother Franklin Florence at the 18th Street Church of Christ in West Palm Beach where his father served as an elder. He graduated from…...

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Mary Roberts

Mary Roberts, 90, passed away peacefully on March 1, 2022. Born in Chester, PA, she was a long-time resident of Brookhaven where she belonged to Our Lady of Charity Parish and was a part of the Charitians. She also volunteered for Meals on Wheels. During her working years she was an office manager. Mary was…...

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Kathy M. Kind

Kathy M. Kind, 51, passed away peacefully at her home on February 27, 2022. Born in Chester she was a long-time resident of Brookhaven, PA. She attended Sun Valley High School. Kathy loved nothing more than spending time with her grandchildren and being with her family. She will be deeply missed by all who knew…...

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Charles A. Benedetto, Jr.

Charles A. Benedetto, Jr., age 84 of Brookhaven, previously of the Overbrook section of West Philadelphia, passed away peacefully on February 17, 2022. He was born in Philadelphia and graduated from Overbrook High School. Charles worked as a photographer for the Philadelphia Police Department but he was most proud of being a photojournalist for the…...

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John W. Henry, Jr.

John W. Henry, Jr. passed away at home, entering his final resting place on February 2, 2022. John was born in Harrisburg, PA, on November 12, 1949 to the late John Henry and Cherlette (nee Miller) Henry. After graduating from Newport High School, John served in the Army and served in the Vietnam War from…...

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Doris Dolan Blizzard

Doris Dolan Blizzard, 97, passed away peacefully at her home on February 1, 2022. She was a resident of Parkside, PA, for over 60 years. Doris was loved by many people and loved serving the Lord. She had a very strong faith and was a member of Victoria Chapel in Springfield all her life. Doris…...

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William “Bill” Jackson, Jr.

William “Bill” Jackson, Jr., age 63, of Douglassville, Pennsylvania passed away at home on January 31, 2022. Bill was a graduate of Nether Providence High School in Wallingford,PA. and California State University Fullerton. Bill traveled extensively and lived in Spain for 12 years. For the past 15 years, Bill worked for ReMed as a Brain…...

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Ruth Hensley

Ruth Hensley, 67, passed away peacefully on January 11, 2022. A graveside service will take place Friday (January 21, 2022) at Edgewood Memorial Park in Glen Mills. Arrangements by Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, Brookhaven, PA. Online condolences can be sent via www.batemanfuneralhome.com Print...

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Catherine “Kay” Castagna

Catherine “Kay” McNamara Castagna Kay Castagna, beloved wife of the late John C. Castagna, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family and loving caregivers on Monday, January 10, 2022, at the age of 89 years. She was born November 8, 1932, the 5th of seven children to Leo and Mary McNamara, in Scranton, Pennsylvania. Her…...

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Dorothy A. Eubank

Dorothy A. “Dot” Eubank, 98, of Parkside, passed away peacefully on January 7, 2022 at the Belvedere Nursing Home. She was born on September 14, 1923, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to the late Thomas Leeds and Eva (Schnierle) Leeds. She is survived by her only child, Daughn LeMin (Edward) of Parkside, three grandchildren, Christopher(Karen), of Glens…...

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Helen Antonio

Helen Antonio aka Queen Bitch, 68, passed away peacefully at her home on December 28, 2021. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was a resident of Upland, PA, for the last 4 years and a previous resident of Tinicum Twp. Helen loved to travel, ride motorcycles, and the desert. She also adored her dog, Rocco. She…...

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Leroy J. “Sonny” Behr

Leroy J. “Sonny” Behr, age 79, of Palm Beach, FL. formerly of Eddystone passed away peacefully on December 25, 2021. He was born in Chester, raised in Eddystone, and went to Saint James High School. Sonny served in the US Army during the Vietnam War. He worked as a barber, but his passion was being…...

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Marion Rines

Marion Rines (Dargay) On Saturday December 25, 2021, our loving mother, grandmother, and great grandmother went home to be with the Lord. Marion was born in Beaver Meadows Pennsylvania to Mary (Kraynock) and George Dargay. She was one of nine children and was the daughter of a coal miner. In the early part of her…...

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Leo Finn

Leo Finn, 71, passed away peacefully at Roosevelt Nursing Facility, Philadelphia, PA. Born in Fauleens, County Sligo, Ireland he moved to the United States in his early twenties and resided in both Upper Darby and Lansdowne. While living in Ireland he was a farmer and while here in the States he was a landscaper. Leo…...

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Mary H. McBride

Mary H. McBride Mary H. McBride, age 80, a lifelong resident of Brookhaven, passed away at home on December 23, 2021. Mary was a longtime employee of Apria Healthcare and also worked for ophthalmologist, Dr. Larry Starr in Ridley Park. She enjoyed weekends with her husband and children going to Rehoboth Beach and Indian Landing.…...

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Carol A. Grogan

Carol A. Grogan, 80, passed away peacefully on December 20, 2021, at Crozer Keystone Hospice at Taylor Hospital. Born in Chester, Carol was raised in Media and graduated from Media High School, class of 1958. She loved spending time surrounded with family and was so proud of her grandchildren. She will be deeply missed by…...

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Valicia Hendrickson

Valicia Hendrickson, 33, passed away December 18, 2021. Born in Georgia, she was raised in Crum Lynn and graduated from Ridley High School, class of 2005. She loved the beach, baking, and was a wonderful loving mother. She is survived by her mother Brenda Hendrickson; her father John Hendrickson; her siblings Vanessa Benigno (John Michael)…...

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Robert L. Twomey

Robert L. Twomey, age 93 a long time resident of Brookhaven, PA passed away on December 13, 2021. Raised in Parkside, PA he was a member of the Parkside Fire Company. Robert was a proud graduate of Saint James Catholic High School and a member of the Alumni Association, additionally he proudly served in the…...

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George L. Unangst, Jr.

George L. Unangst, Jr., 62, passed away peacefully on December 3, 2021 at his home. Born and raised in Prospect Park, Pa, he was a long-time resident of Brookhaven, PA. George was an avid Harley Davidson rider and a great supporter of the Special Olympics of Delaware County. He was predeceased by his parents George,…...

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Edward G. Leslie

Edward G. Leslie, Sr., age 79, of Chester, PA, passed away on Sunday, November 28, 2021.He was born in Chester, PA, on March 5, 1942, the son of the late Charles Henry and Elizabeth Rosetta (Cummins) Leslie. Edward was a talented HVAC technician who enjoyed bowling, fishing, pinochle and exchanging jokes with his friends at…...

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Anne Karetsky

Anne Karetsky, 64, passed away November 27, 2021. Visitation Thursday 9:30-10:30am at Our Lady of Charity Church, 231 Upland Rd., Brookhaven, PA, 19015. Funeral Mass Thursday 10:30am at the church. Burial SS Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA. Print...

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Maria J. Villano

Maria J. Villano, 87, passed away peacefully on November 24, 2021. Funeral service will be held Tuesday 11am at Our Lady of Charity Church, 231 Upland Rd., Brookhaven, PA, 19015. Visitation Tuesday 9:30-11:00am at the church. Burial SS Peter and Paul Cemetery, Broomall, PA. Print...

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Marguerite P. Worrilow

Marguerite P. Worrilow (nee Robinson) passed away peacefully on November 23, 2021. Born in Queens, NY, she resided in Delaware County for most of her life. She was a graduate of Topsfield High School, class of 1958 and Tewksbury Hospital of Nursing, class of 1960. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Ralph W. Worrilow,…...

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Carol Ann Powell Winther

Carol Ann Powell Winther, 74, passed away peacefully on November 19, 2021. Born in New Rochelle, NY., she was a long-time resident of Delaware County, where she raised her family. Carol was the part owner of Adrian Restaurant (1980-1989) and Adrian at Rembrandts (1989-1992) in Faimount, Phila. She was an amazing mother who had many…...

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Viola J. Ragone

Viola J. Ragone, age 94, passed away at her home on November 11, 2021. Born in Philadelphia she graduated from John Bartram High School in Southwest Philadelphia. She was a homemaker and long-time resident of Brookhaven. Viola attended Our Lady of Charity Church and was a member of the Charitians of Our Lady of Charity…...

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John H. Platt

John H. Platt, 78, passed away at Crozer Chester Medical Center on November 1, 2021. He was predeceased by his parents Earl J., Sr. and Anna Platt; his brother Earl Jr., (Renee Platt); and his brother-in-law Louis P. Faverio, III. John spent many years working for Boeing in the IT field with a break in…...

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Catherine E. Mohler-Grodzki

Catherine E. Mohler-Grodzki (nee Sands) born on June 26th 1963 left this world suddenly on October 25th 2021. She leaves behind her husband (Darek Grodzki), four children (Charles Mohler, Craig Mohler, Julie Grodzki, & Stori Grodzki), and six grandchildren (CJ, Mason, Charlie, Marigold, Finnegan, & Quentin). She enjoyed taking care of her dogs, dancing, playing…...

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Carl Roderick Morgan, Jr.

Carl Roderick Morgan, Jr. age 38 of Wilkins Township near Pittsburgh, formerly of Brookhaven, passed away unexpectedly on October 21, 2021. He was an avid gamer, music lover, and a devoted uncle. Carl was involved in the marching band and music programs when he attended Sun Valley High School. His love of music continued into…...

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Janet L. Hamilton

Janet L. Hamilton, 91, passed away peacefully on October 21, 2021 at Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Chester, PA, she was a resident of Brookhaven, PA, before moving to Glen Riddle, where her and her husband owned Sam Riddles Estate and owned many quarter horses. She spent the last few years of her life in…...

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Richard “Mike” L. Griffith

Richard L. (Mike) Griffith, 77, passed away peacefully on October 6, 2021, at his home in Wilmington, DE. Mike was born December 9, 1944, in Philadelphia, to Richard L. and Evelyn Griffith. He graduated from Claymont High School and served in the United States Coast Guard. Mike worked for Allied Chemical, Hairdresser Supply and Fersche…...

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Christopher “Chris” David Bradley

Christopher “Chris” David Bradley, age 31, of Brookhaven, Pennsylvania, tragically passed away on October 5, 2021 after suffering a heart attack. He was born on April 25,1990, in Randolph, Massachusetts. In his early years, his parents, Maria and David Bradley, relocated to Brookhaven, PA where sports and his friends were a huge part of his…...

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Charles “Chuck” Franklin Mohler III

Charles “Chuck” Franklin Mohler III was a caring father, grandfather, and friend. He left this world suddenly on September 29, 2021 at age 61. He was born to Charles and Joanna (Raushi) Mohler on March 18, 1960. He is survived by his brother (Tom), son (Charles IV) and his wife (Theresa), son (Craig), and 4…...

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Mr. Ronald “Ron” Pesotski

Mr. Ronald Pesotski, 75, of Brookhaven, Pennsylvania, died on September 27, 2021, after a courageous battle with a breakthrough case of Covid-19. Born in Chester, he was the son of the late Stanley Pesotski and Anna Strichek Pesotski. After spending his childhood in Essington, he lived nearly all of his life in Brookhaven, attending St.…...

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Robert W. Shinn

Robert W. Shinn, 90, of Upper Chichester, PA, passed away peacefully on September 1, 2021. He was born in Chester, PA, to the late Thomas W. And Hazel M. Shinn on July 9, 1931. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Thomas W. Shinn, Jr. and his sister Doris…...

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John “Jack” Parris, Jr.

John “Jack” Parris, Jr., age 73, of Millsboro, DE, passed away on July 23, 2021 surrounded by his family. He grew up in Brookhaven, PA, and was a graduate of Sun Valley High School; he was also a long-time resident of Wilmington, DE. Jack was a proud U.S. Navy veteran and loved living the beach…...

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Karl S. Johnson

Karl S. Johnson, 72, passed away peacefully at his home on July 9, 2021. Born and raised in Parkside, PA, he was a graduate of Sun Valley High School, class of ’66. He has been a resident of N. Wilmington for the past 44 years and was a jeweler at Doubet’s Jewelry Store in Media…...

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Eric I. Furness

After a long battle with bone marrow cancer, Eric I. Furness, 77, passed away peacefully on July 6, 2021 at his home. Born in Grand Island, Nebraska, he was raised in a Military family so moved around all over the world. He has been a resident of Parkside, PA, since 1986 and was a previous…...

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Donald “Don” Sharp

Donald “Don” Allen Sharp, Sr. was a loving husband, father, grandfather, and friend. He left this world on July 6, 2021, at age 66 with his family by his side. Don was born to Bertha and Harry Sharp on January 12, 1955. After graduating from Sun Valley High School, Don worked at Sears for over…...

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Eleanor A. Berney

Eleanor A. Berney (née Handford), age 89, of Rochester, New Hampshire, formerly of Des Moines, Iowa, passed away on June 2, 2021. Eleanor was born on October 25, 1931 to the late Harvey and Lenore (née Allen) Handford. She is survived by her son Donald and daughters Susan (John) and Katherine (Rory), granddaughter Deanna (Brendan),…...

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Alfred B. Whittington, Sr.

Alfred Baxter Whittington, Sr., 95 years young, passed away peacefully on May 31, 2021. Born in Chester, PA, he was the son of Joseph R. and Myrtle (nee Baxter) Whittington. After graduating from Nether Providence High School, he was proud to serve his country as a US Marine from 1943-1946. He was active in his…...

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Thomas James McGowan

Thomas James McGowan, age 57, of Brookhaven, passed away peacefully at home on May 17, 2021. He was a big Notre Dame fan and enjoyed watching sports, especially if his kids were participating. Tommy enjoyed vacations with his family but his main priority was being devoted to his children. He was predeceased by his parents:…...

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Ruby C. Dostellio

Ruby C. Dostellio, 97, passed away peacefully May 9, 2021 at her home. She has been a resident of Folsom for 67 years, in the same home she raised her family in. She has been an active member of her community, volunteering as a crossing guard and at Taylor Hospital for 20 years. Ruby loved…...

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Elizabeth “Hedy” Flynn

Elizabeth “Hedy” Flynn, 95, of Prospect Park, PA, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, May 2, 2021. Hedy was the daughter of the late George and Elizabeth (nee Kuhnle) Kraus. She is survived by her daughter Linda Roman, sons Edward Flynn and Martin “Mickey” Dolan, sister Emma Parsley, two grandchildren, three great grandchildren,…...

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Kenneth E. Nagy, Jr.

Kenneth E. Nagy, Jr. age 54, a lifelong resident of Upland, Pa. passed away peacefully on May 1. 2021 He was an auto mechanic for 30 years and also enjoyed fishing. Kenneth was a devoted family man but most of all he cherished his grandchildren. He was predeceased by his father. Kenneth E. Nagy, Sr.,…...

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Harriet R. Middleton (nee Owens)

Harriet R. Middleton (nee Owens) Harriet R. Middleton (nee Owens), 82, a resident of Brookhaven for the last 55 years, passed away peacefully at her home on April 11, 2021. She was the beloved wife of the late Leonard J. Middleton for 58 years; the loving mother of Len (Mary) Middleton, Mary-Alice Middleton, Rosanne Middleton,…...

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Maurice Patrick O’Connor

Maurice Patrick (Moss) O’Connor of Brookhaven, PA, son of John J. O’Connor and Anna M. (nee) Donnelly passed away peacefully on March 12, 2021 at the age of 96. Moss attended and graduated Pennsylvania Military College, class of 1950. He was employed by Sun Oil Company for 38 years as a Purchasing Manager in Materials…...

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Ann McGlinn Segich

Ann McGlinn Segich, 84, passed away peacefully on March 9, 2021 in Ocean City, NJ. Born in Chester and a graduate of Eddystone High, she has been a long-time resident of Parkside. Ann was an extremely active member of Our Lady of Charity Church, where she sang in the choir and was the cheerleading coach.…...

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Gerald Blaise Mauloni

Gerald B. Mauloni, 82, passed away peacefully at Season’s Hospice in Christiana Hospital on March 5, 2021. Born in Chester, he graduated at the young age of 16 from Chester High School, class of 1954. He is a proud veteran of the US Army. He served his apprenticeship with the Daily Times as a printer…...

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Michael Mattero

Michael Mattero, 93, peacefully passed away at home on February 23, 2021. Mike was born November 23, 1927 on the island of Ischia in Italy and immigrated to the United States in the early 1950’s. He owned and operated the Keystone Café in Chester for about 15 years. He later worked for Septa as a…...

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William A. MacCall

On February 19, 2021, Village Green Park in Media lost their famous storyteller and master at spinning yarns. His family lost an amazing man full of love and loud laughter. William A. MacCall, 95, passed away peacefully at his home. Bill’s life was a collection of many stories. He was a devoted son, father, grandfather,…...

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Gary F. Ferguson

Gary F. Ferguson, age 63, of Parkside, passed away on February 16, 2021. Relatives and friends are invited to attend his visitation on Monday, February 22nd from 4:00 to 5:30 PM with Words of Remembrance following at 5:30PM at the Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, 4220 Edgmont Ave. Brookhaven, PA 19015. Face masks are required and social…...

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Veronica “Ronnie” Gill

Veronica “Ronnie” Gill, 77, passed away January 30, 2021 at Riddle Memorial Hospital, Media, PA. Born in Chester, she was a long time resident of Brookhaven. Ronnie graduated from Notre Dame High School and worked for the Bridgewater Inn for 20 years. She loved playing scratch offs and taking trips to the casinos. She was…...

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Francis “Pud” Hilferty

Francis “Pud” Hilferty age 88, died December 17, 2020 at Belvedere Nursing Home in Chester, PA. Born April 10, 1932 at Fitzgerald Mercy Hospital. Resident of Trainer. Worked at Glen Mills School in Media, PA, as a counselor for many years. Prior to Glen Mills School, he worked as machinist at Baldwin’s in Eddystone, PA.…...

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Daniel Joseph Vay

Daniel Joseph Vay (“Danny”), 41, born September 4, 1979 at Crozer-Chester Medical Center, died suddenly in his home on December 15, 2020. Danny is survived by his loving mother Roberta M. Cucchi; devoted partner Christina G. Fynes; Children: Daniel D. Vay, Kayla N. Vay and Gianna C. Vay; Stepfather Gerald P. Cucchi; siblings: David M. Vay…...

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Virginia A. Mellor

Virginia A. Mellor, 81, passed away peacefully at her home on December 13, 2020. Born and raised in South West Philadelphia,. she was a long-time resident of Upper Darby and spent the last 8 years in Brookhaven. She was a graduate of West Catholic High School, class of 1956. She worked for numerous doctor’s offices.…...

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Jennifer Lynn Drucker

Jennifer Lynn Drucker, 39, passed away peacefully on December 11, 2020 after a courageous battle with breast cancer. Growing up in Garnet Valley, she was a 1999 graduate of Garnet Valley High School, received her Nursing Degree from Neuman University, and received her master’s in nursing from Walden University. She was an RN at Riddle…...

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Henry C. Heller

Henry C. Heller, age 94, a longtime resident of Upland, passed away on December 9, 2020. Henry was a US Navy veteran and was proud to serve his country during World War II. He also loved to play golf and travel in his motorhome. While traveling, he had visited every state, but mostly enjoyed spending…...

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