Obituaries are a powerful way to memorialize our deceased loved ones.

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.

Robert John Hill

Robert John Hill, son of the late Robert and Teresa (Bloemker) Hill, brother of Anna (Hill) Close, brother-in-law of John Close and brother of Teresa (Hill) Maher, passed away on November 5, 2020. Robert graduated from Newman High School in 1967 and joined the USMC where he served through 1972. He attended the Philadelphia Police…...

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Denise M. Liss

Denise Michelle Bonner Liss, 72, beloved mother, sister and wife, died at the Capital Caring Health Halquist Center, in Arlington, Virginia, on November 6, 2020. She was born in the suburbs of Philadelphia and grew up in Brookhaven, PA, the second oldest of eight girls by Eleanor Strootman Bonner and Bernard H. Bonner.  She graduated…...

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Ethel “Betty” Anthony

Ethel Elizabeth Anthony “Betty”, 92, passed away October 27, 2020 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. She was born in Chester and lived most of her life in Upland. Betty attended Ann Arbor Senior High School in Ann Arbor, Michigan. She worked at the Daily Times for a while, but devoted the majority of her life…...

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Lucia “Lucy” Dona

Lucia “Lucy” Dona, 89, passed away peacefully on October 23, 2020. Born and raised in Montreal, Canada, she lived many years in Upper Darby and spent the last 16 years in Brookhaven. Lucy loved to crochet, knit, read, and walk. She was a private person who loved the shore. Above all else, she loved her…...

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Steven E. Bingeman

Steven E. Bingeman, age 54, of Garnet Valley passed away on October 20, 2020.  Steve grew up in Brookhaven, PA where he graduated from Sun Valley High School in 1985.  He graduated from Penn State University in 1989 with a degree in Quantitative Business Analysis and spent his career in the IT industry. Steve was…...

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Theodore “Ted” Gordon, Sr.

Theodore “Ted” Gordon, Sr., 80, passed away October 17, 2020 in Panama City Beach, Fl, where he resided for the last 3 years. Prior to moving to Florida, he lived in Parkside, PA. Ted was a graduate of Ridley High School and went on to work for Sun Oil as a Merchant Marine and then…...

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John R. Trosino

John “Pop” R. Trosino, 88, passed away October 7, 2020 peacefully at his home. Born in Chester, he lived in Aston Township before moving to Media where he currently was residing. He worked at Sun Oil for 44 years before his retirement. John loved gardening and lawn maintenance. He was an animal lover and enjoyed…...

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Lauren E. Fabre

Lauren Elizabeth Fabre (nee Wood), 63, passed away October 6, 2020 at her home. Born and raised in Media, she was a long time resident of Upper Darby. She was a graduate of Penncrest High School, class of 1975 and was self employed with her husband in the Pewter giftware business. Lauren loved to ride…...

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Kevin M. Emhe

Kevin M. Emhe, 63, passed away October 4, 2020 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He was a lifelong Delaware County resident, growing up in Highland Gardens and most recently residing in Crum Lynne. Kevin was a graduate of Chester High School, class of 1977. He was creative and dabbled in art.  Kevin was an avid…...

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Mary E. Lowe

Mary E. Lowe, age 86, a lifelong resident of Upland, peacefully passed away at her home surrounded by her family on September 13, 2020. She always looked forward to going out to dinner on the weekends with Terrie.  It was always an adventure when her great granddaughters “Morg-Pie” and her “Mia Girl” joined in on…...

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Eleanor T. McCaney

Eleanor T. McCaney, 89, passed away peacefully at Naamans Creek Country Manor on August 2, 2020. Born in Philadelphia, she was a long-time resident of Brookhaven, Pa. She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Donald J. McCaney. Eleanor is survived by Kevin McCaney (Karen), Shawn McCaney (Karla), Heather Giordano (Rick), and Erin Timms (Ian); her…...

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Wanda E. Costello

Wanda Costello, 55, passed away August 1, 2020 at her home. Born in Chester, PA, she was a long-time resident of Brookhaven, PA, before moving to Willow Grove. She was a graduate of Sun Valley High School, class of 1979 and was the previous owner of The Hair Stop in Media. Wanda was very artistic…...

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Curt Laird

Curt Laird, age 58 of Escondido, CA, formerly of Ridley Park, passed away on July 31, 2020. In his younger years, Curt was involved with the Boy Scouts, played baseball for Leedom Little league, and graduated from Ridley High School in 1979. He was predeceased by his father, Ronald W. Laird, Sr. and his brother,…...

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Sandra “Sandy” Mengel

Sandra “Sandy” Mengel, 66, passed away July 30, 2020. Born in Drexel Hill, she was a long-time resident of Media. She was a graduate of Marple High School, class of 1971 and had a long career at the ACME in Media. Sandy loved to read, cook for her family, and also enjoyed adult coloring books.…...

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Joan M. Rodgers Kane

Joan M. Rodgers Kane, 64, of Brookhaven, Pa. died at home on July 26, 2020 after a long and valiant fight with cancer. A life-long resident of Brookhaven, Joan was the daughter of the late Thomas H. and Joan A. (Parvis) Rodgers. She was a 1973 graduate of Sun Valley High School. Joan recently retired…...

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Tracy Maureen O’Connor

Tracy Maureen O’Connor, 63, of Glen Mills PA passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 18, 2020. Tracy was a registered nurse, educated at Bryn Mawr Hospital School of Nursing.  She had been employed as a case manager at Delaware County Memorial Hospital in Upper Darby, PA. Tracy was an extremely kind and compassionate person and…...

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Michele “Mike” Mattera

Michele “Mike” Mattera, age 95, a longtime resident of Brookhaven, passed away on July 5, 2020 peacefully at home. Mike, born June 16, 1925, on the island of Ischia in Italy, immigrated to the United States in 1951. He worked for 31 years at Boeing, as a machinist, retiring in 1992.  He enjoyed gardening, traveling,…...

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Olive C. Bateman

Olive C. Bateman, 97, passed away peacefully on June 29, 2020. She was a longtime resident of Parkside and Brookhaven, as she and her husband Ned owned the Bateman Funeral Home. She resided in the Hilltop Community for 30 years and Chestnut Ridge for 5 years. She was a registered nurse 2nd Lieutenant in WWII,…...

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Joseph L. Pilkington, Jr.

Joseph L. Pilkington, Jr., 77, of Linwood, PA, passed away at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Joe had the strength of a lion and a heart of gold that came to rest on June 25, 2020. Joe was born and raised in Chester, PA. He earned many awards during his time as a volunteer fire fighter at…...

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Charlotte Mary Archacki

Charlotte Mary Archacki, age 53, of Media, Pa. went into the loving arms of her Lord Jesus Christ on June 8th 2020. She was born on September 23rd 1966 at Sacred Heart Hospital in Chester, Pa. to her loving parents, Ignatius (deceased) and Grace Archacki. Charlotte was a person with Down Syndrome and was always…...

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Carole Garzia

Carole Garzia, age 75, passed away on June 4th2020 after complications from COPD. She lived in her Brookhaven home in Cambridge Square for 33 years. She was born in Chester on August 26th1944 to parents Chester Prather and Bertha Barbee. For many years, Carole worked as a realtor for Century 21, Prudential, and Keller Williams…...

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William Ronald Tyne

William Ronald Tyne, known to some as Ron or Bill, passed away May 28th after complications of covid-19. He fought hard following an accident in 2017 and was residing at Brinton Manor, whom the family is eternally grateful for the care he received there. He was born in Philadelphia on September 3, 1947 and was…...

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Marguerite B. Parrott

Marguerite B. Parrott Marguerite B. Parrott (nee Murphy), 93, passed away on Thursday, May 21, 2020 at Granite Farms Estates.  Marguerite was affectionately known as “Doll’ to her friends and family.  Born in Chester, PA, Marguerite resided in Chester, Upper Chichester and Glen Mills prior to moving to Granite Farms Estates.  Marguerite had been employed…...

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John C. Castagna

John C Castagna John C Castagna, beloved husband of Kay Castagna, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving caregivers on Monday, May 4, 2020, at the age of 93 years. He was born in Marcus Hook, Pennsylvania on December 28, 1926, the 5th of six children to Calogero and Nunzia Castagna of Enna, Sicily. His…...

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Eugene J. “Gene” Malinowski

Eugene J. “Gene” Malinowski, age 92, of Claymont, DE peacefully passed away on April 19, 2020. Gene grew up in Brookhaven and enjoyed hunting, working on cars, and fixing lawn mowers. He was a US Army Veteran and retired from A & P after a very long, happy career as a butcher and store manager.…...

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Sandra Lee Miele

Sandra Lee Miele (Bunn) passed away from complications of the Covid 19 virus on Sunday April 19, 2020 at 4:59 pm in Media, Pennsylvania. Sandra was born in Philadelphia on August 18,1949. Sandra was the daughter of James H. Bunn and Shirley J Bunn. She is survived by her daughters Kimberly Langley(Bradford) and Shannon Lombardo…...

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Elizabeth Jean Skrobak

Elizabeth J. Skrobak, (Betty), 91, passed peacefully at her home on April 14, 2020.  She was born in Pottsville, PA. and was a resident of Brookhaven for 50 years and a member of Our Lady of Charity Parish. She is predeceased by her beloved husband, John. Betty is survived by her brother, Arthur Moraco and six…...

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Michael E. Dwyer

Michael E. Dwyer, of Aston, PA, passed away on February 29, 2020, surrounded by his loving family. Mike lived on his own terms and could make anyone in his life laugh. Michael is survived by his beloved wife, Jacque; his loving children: Patrick, Jenna, and Molly; his sister, Patricia Simpson (Dwyer); his dog, Toto; his…...

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Sherrie A. Caber

Sherrie A. Caber, 69, passed away suddenly at her home February 25, 2020 at her home. Born in Scranton, PA, she lived in Ridley Township and for the last 28 years lived in Upper Chichester. She was a graduate of Chester High School. Sherrie was extremely devoted to her family and was an extremely loving…...

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Carolyn S. Carrow

Carolyn S. Carrow (Rudolph) passed away on February 25th, 2020 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Carolyn was born in Highlands, North Carolina on February 22, 1950. She worked as a waitress and a house-keeper before staying home to help take care of her grandchildren. Her interests included arts and crafts, spending time with friends and…...

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Elizabeth A. Morrison

Elizabeth A. Morrison (nee Haskin-McCann), 83, of Pompano Beach, previously Ridley Park, passed away February 10, 2020. Born and raised in Collingdale, she was employed for many years at Springfield Hospital as an EEG Technician. Elizabeth was the beloved wife of the late James Morrison and was formerly married to the late William G. McCann.…...

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Helen N. Sanderson

Helen Newill McConaghy Sanderson passed away at her apartment in Glen Cove, NY in the early morning hours of Sunday, February 9, 2020. She was two and half months short of her 101st birthday. Helen was born on April 23, 1919 to Sarah and Frederic Newill. She was a 1937 graduate of Chester High School.…...

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John R. Homyak

John R. Homyak passed away suddenly Saturday. Born in Philadelphia. He was raised in Wallingford. He resided in Crum Lynne before moving to Brookhaven. John was graduate of Nether Providence High School, class of 1973. He graduated from Penn State University 1975. He enjoved reading. He loved classic cars, the beach and music, especially the…...

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Lena Renzo

Lena Renzo (nee Tete) was born on August 12, 1921 to Frank and Mary Tete in Florence, NJ. Mrs. Renzo attended Bordentown New Jersey HS. During WWII, Lena worked in airplane production for General Motors in Trenton, NJ. She was also a USO entertainer for the troops at Fort Dix, NJ, and assisted in the…...

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John C. Whittle, Jr.

John C. Whittle, Jr., 72, passed away peacefully February 1, 2020 at the Hospice of SW Ohio. Born in Chester, PA, he has been a resident of Westchester, OH, for the last 35 years. John was a graduate of St. James High School, class of ’65, and went on to PMC where he graduated with…...

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Joey Traub

Joseph “Joey” Traub, a life long resident of Upland, Pa, passed away December 29, 2019 at Taylor Hospital. He worked in the workshop in Elwyn for several years. He is predeceased by his parents Seraphine and William Traub; his brother William Traub; and his sister Cathy Schreidl. Joey is survived by his nephew Ron Schreidl…...

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Steven S. Davis

Steven S. Davis passed away suddenly at his home on December 29, 2019. He is predeceased by his parents Elaine and Lawrence Davis and his brother Brett Davis. He is survived by his brother John Davis. Graveside service Friday 12:30 at Lawn Croft Cemetery, Linwood, PA. Online condolences can be sent via www.batemanallenfuneralhome.com   Print...

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Mary Beth Roberto

Mary Beth Roberto, 63, passed away December 23, 2019 at her home. She has been a resident of Brookhaven, PA, for the last 20 years. She was a financial analyst for ABC Cap City (Chilton Publishing Company) and was a previous owner of Vince’s Sunoco in Folsom. Mary Beth loved her dogs and she used…...

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Philip David Cerami

Philip D. Cerami Sr., 83, of Brookhaven PA, died Monday December 23, 2019. Born in Chester, he was the son of the late David and Dorothy Cerami. He was a 1954 graduate of St. James high school. He began his career as a barber in 1956 and went on to be a successful entrepreneur. With…...

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Marian S. Cirigliano

Marian Cirigliano, 86, passed away peacefully December 20, 2019 at Maris Grove, Glen Mills, PA. Born in Chester, she resided in Brookhaven for 52 years before moving to Maris Grove 7 years ago. Marian was an administrative assistant at a number of Penn Delco schools for over 30 years. She was also a member of…...

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Brett Davis

Brett Davis, 56, passed away November 16, 2019 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. He was the son of the late Elaine and Lawrence Davis. Brett was active in DelARC, Active Day of Chester, Community Interactions, and the Child Guidance Resource Center. He was a lover of music, a great fan of the Mummers, and an amateur…...

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Michael Ruggieri

It is with sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Michael A. Ruggieri, Jr. on November 8, 2019. Michael was born in Chester, PA to Michael and Helen (Blacha) Ruggieri. He later moved to Brookhaven and was employed as an instrument supervisor for BP Oil Company. After retirement, Michael worked part-time in bookkeeping and…...

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Doris Stahl

Doris Stahl, 94, passed away October 14, 2019 at Crozer Keystone Hospice. Born in Chester, she resided in Brookhaven since 1960, moving to Chestnut Ridge only 5 months ago. She was a graduate of Chester High School and received her Nursing degree from the military. She was an RN for Crozer Chester Medical Center for…...

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Helen Spence McCullough

Helen Spence McCullough, 70, of Brookhaven, PA, passed away at home October 14, 2019. Born in Philadelphia, daughter of the late John and Mary Jane Spence, she resided in Brookhaven for many years. Helen graduated from Archbishop Prendergast High School in 1966 and retired in 2011, having worked diligently for several prominent Delaware County attorneys.…...

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Helen E. Williamson

Helen E. Williamson, 99, passed away peacefully October 9, 2019 at her home. She resided in Brookhaven, PA, for 48 years before moving to Milmont Park 25 years ago. She loved the Lord with all of her heart and was a long time active member of Faith Community Church. She was predeceased by her parents…...

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Catherine Donald

Catherine B. Donald, 102, passed away peacefully October 2, 2019. She grew up in Parkside, PA, raised her family in Brookhaven, PA, and most recently lived at Maris Grove in Concordville for the last 15 years. She was a long time employee of Scott Paper as an executive secretary. Catherine loved to knit, needlepoint, solve…...

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Jeanette Lundberg Finley

Jeanette Lundberg Finley July 12, 1937 – September 26, 2019 Jeanette was born in Chester, PA and was a long-time resident of Collingdale, Pa. She graduated from Interboro High School in the class of 1957 and was a member of Kappa Beta Sigma Sorority from 1956 – 2019. She was a true friend to her…...

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Agnes Jarman

Agnes Jarman (nee Bradley), 93, passed away peacefully on September 20, 2019. Agnes was predeceased by her beloved husband Raymond Jarman, Sr., her son Raymond Jarman, Jr., and her brother John Bradley. She is survived by her daughter in law Naomi Jarman and her nephew Robert Jarman. Funeral service Thursday 11am at the Bateman-Allen Funeral…...

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Michael Cally

Michael Cally, 88, passed away peacefully on September 17th, 2019 at his home in Brookhaven, PA, where he resided for almost 50 years. He was a devout Catholic and active parishioner of Our Lady of Charity Church. Born in Geneva, NY, he attended Geneva High School, participating in varsity basketball, track, and cross country, and…...

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Mary J. Cordy

Mary J. Cordy, 97, passed away peacefully at her home on September 11, 2019. Born in Williamsport, PA, she was a long time resident of Brookhaven, PA, before moving to Maple Shade, NJ. She was predeceased by her husband Dalice W. Cordy and her 13 siblings.Mary is survived by her children Dalice T. Cordy, Janice…...

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Alfred D. Aloi

Alfred D. Aloi, 83, passed away peacefully August 31, 2019 at Manor Care, Yeadon, PA. He was a life long resident of Philadelphia. Fred loved trains, conversating, wrestling, and watching westerns. He really enjoyed going to breakfast with his nieces and nephews and spending time down in North Wildwood with family. He was predeceased by…...

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Patrick Griffith

Patrick Griffith, 38, passed away suddenly in Philadelphia on August 15, 2019.  Born in Media, he was currently a resident of Parkside, Pa. and a graduate of Sun Valley High School in Aston, Pa. He was employed as a landscaper and contractor in the construction field. He was predeceased by his Paternal Grandmother Elizabeth and…...

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William J. Stravinsky, Sr.

William Stravinsky, Sr., 96, passed away peacefully August 1, 2019. Born in William Penn, he was raised in Shenandoah and most recently lived in Springfield, PA. Bill was a US Army veteran of WWII who served over seas and was a part of the Battle of the Bulge. He was an active member of the…...

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Frances S. Patalano

Frances S. Patalano, 88, passed away July 16, 2019 at her home. She was predeceased by her parents Rosalie and Guiseppe Pinelli and her brother Joseph Panelli. Frances is survived by her children Victor Patalano, Jr. (Francine), Joseph Patalano, and Gina DeMaio (Charles) and her grandchildren Alicia and Andrew DeMaio and Micheala and Jordan Patalano.…...

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Ronald A. Cobourn

Ronald A. Cobourn, 68, passed away peacefully at home on July 13, 2019. Born and raised in Brookhaven, PA, he has lived in Marcus Hook for the last 44 years. He is a graduate of Sun Valley High School, class of 1969 and went on to work for Ore Ida Foods in West Chester for…...

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Janice M. Grzywacz

Janice Grzywacz, 72, passed away July 11, 2019 at Riddle Memorial Hospital after a long illness. She is survived by her beloved husband of 28 years, Edward Grzywacz; her sister Sharon Mahjohbian; and her 2 nephews Micah and Christopher. Memorial service Tuesday 11am at the Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, 4220 Edgmont Ave., Brookhaven, PA, 19015. Visitation…...

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Christopher M. Fiske

Christopher M. Fiske passed away July 6, 2019. All services private.   Print...

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William Carman

William Carman passed away peacefully June 26, 2019 at Fair Acres Geriatric Center, Media, PA. All services are private. Print...

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Gina Gasiorowski

Gina Gasiorowski, 90, passed away peacefully June 18, 2019 at Granite Farms Estates, where she has resided the last 15 years. Born in Upper Darby, PA, she resided in Parkside, PA, for 52 years before moving to Granite Farms. She was a graduate of Eddystone High School, class of 1946 and of Franklin School of…...

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Margaret T. Willoughby

Margaret “Peggy” T. Willoughby, 90, passed away peacefully June 14, 2019 at her home. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was a long time resident of Brookhaven, PA. She worked for many years at the Franklin Mint as an inspector and was an active member of Our Lady of Charity. She was predeceased by her beloved…...

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Peter Lapchuk

Peter Lapchuk, 92, passed away June 12, 2019 at Granite Farms Estates, Media, PA. Born in Trainer, PA, where he spent his childhood, he went on to live in Brookhaven, PA for 40 years, then Fox Hill Farm in Glen Mills for 7 years, and spent his last years happily at Granite Farm Estates, in…...

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Irene C. Taylor

Irene C. Taylor, 98, passed away June 11, 2019 at West Hills Health and Rehab. Born in Camden, NJ, she was a resident of Brookhaven, PA, for over 65 years before living with her daughter, Susan, in Coraopolis, PA, this past year. She was a long time member of Aston Presbyterian Church, where she belonged…...

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Paul R. Athey, Jr.

Paul Raymond Athey, Junior passed away on Thursday, May 23, 2019, after a long struggle with cancer. Paul was born July 21, 1950 in Hagerstown, MD. Paul attended North Hagerstown High School and graduated from York Suburban in 1968.Paul is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Sharon Feeser-Athey and his faithful furry friend…...

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Shirley A. Shinn

Shirley A. Shinn (nee Sweeney), 88, of Aston, PA, passed away on May 19, 2019. She was born in Chester, PA, to the late Herbert T. And Cecilia M. Sweeney. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Herbert T. Sweeney II and her sister, Geraldine Massey. Survivors include her…...

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Lina “Affie” Affinito

Lina “Affie” Affinito, aka Affie Green, a resident of Brookhaven since 1979, died on May 15, 2019, in her Brookhaven home. Lina was born in 1930 and grew up in The Bronx, NY, the daughter of Italian immigrants Giuseppe and Helena (Iasiello) Affinito. After graduating from Evander Childs High School, Lina worked as a secretary-translator…...

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Emily Pidcock

Emily I. Pidcock, 89, passed away peacefully May 14, 2019 at Fair Acres Geriatric Center. Born November 21, 1929 in Plymouth, PA, she was a longtime resident of Parkside, PA, and Swedesboro, NJ. She also spent 9 years at Green Hill Condominiums and 1 year at Chestnut Ridge Assisted Living. She was a graduate of…...

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Margaret Hino

Margaret (née McKelvey) Hino, was born on July 19, 1929, passed peacefully on May 5, 2019. Marge was born and raised in Lansdowne, PA, the daughter of Mary and Charles McKelvey and sibling to Buddy, Babs, Noelita, Billy, Jimmy and Bobby. Marge married Jim on February 19, 1955. They were lifelong residents of Parkside, PA…...

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Michael C. Shull

Michael C. Shull, 78, passed away peacefully at his home on April 24, 2019. Born in Chester, he was raised in Chester and Parkside and was a long time resident of Brookhaven, PA. He was a graduate of Eddystone High School, class of 1959 and attended West Chester University. Mike had an extremely impressive law…...

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Robert “Bob” Carre, Sr.

Robert “Bob” G. Carre, Sr. 75, passed away at his home April 20, 2019. He grew up in Norwood and has been a long time resident of Brookhaven, PA. Bob worked as a supervisor for Westlake Plastics Co. for 42 years before his retirement. He enjoyed tinkering with automobiles, watching Nascar, playing guitar and listening…...

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Virginia Worrell

Virginia L. Worrell, 69, passed away April 20, 2019 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. She was a graduate of Garnet Valley High School, class of 1967 and attended Pierce Business School and went on to work as a secretary for many years. She was a member of Gradyville United Methodist Church. She was an avid sports…...

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Louise Letherbury

Louise Letherbury (nee Gyton), 88, passed away suddenly April 16, 2019. Born in Chester, she grew up in Parkside and has resided in Brookhaven since 1957. She was a graduate of Media High School and worked for 10 years at Little Angels in Parkside. Louise was a long time member of Parkside United Methodist and…...

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Pansy Rickman

Pansy Marie Rickman, 86, passed away April 2, 2019 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. She was a long time resident of Parkside, PA, previously living in Baltimore, MD. She is predeceased by her beloved husband of 27 years George W. Rickman; her parents William and Claudia Barrett; and her daughter Vicki Lee Young. She is…...

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Robert Morgan

Robert R. Morgan, 92, passed away March 30, 2019 at home surrounded by his family. Born and raised in Scranton, to the late Thomas and Marion Morgan, he worked on his family’s farm and began a lifelong working career. He moved to Brookhaven in 1957 and joined the Brookhaven Fire Company. He was an active…...

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Ann Payne

Ann Payne, 96, passed away peacefully on March 16, 2019 at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Born in Simpson, PA, she spent 57 years residing in Brookhaven. She then went on to live in Boyertown, spending 9 years at Chestnut Knoll and the last 3 years in Walnut Woods. During the war effort Ann folded parachutes and…...

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Wadina Orpinuk

Wadina Orpinuk, 93 of Brookhaven PA died peacefully on March 15, 2019. Born in Paris, Texas 1926. She was the daughter of the late Alonzo H. Self and Ima Self. Wadina was a long time resident of Brookhaven PA. She loved people and spending time with her family at the Jersey shore but most of…...

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Dolores Shannon

Dolores R. Shannon, of Middletown, DE, passed away Tuesday, March 12, 2019 at the age of 89, surrounded by her loving family in the days leading up to her passing. Born May 2, 1929, Dolores was the daughter of the late Frank and Anna LoBosco of Philadelphia, PA. Dolores married Dominic P. Vassalluzzo in 195X,…...

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Michael Porrini

Michael D. Porrini, 43, passed away February 21, 2019. Born in Philadelphia, he has been a long time Delaware County resident. He attended Academy Park High School and was a former employee of UTC. He was an excellent athlete, excelling in baseball, football, basketball, and darts. He is the beloved son of Catherine and Michael…...

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Christina (Brown) Couch

Christina (Brown) Couch, 70, of Brookhaven, PA, passed away peacefully February 18, 2019. Born May 24, 1948 at Media Hospital, she was raised in Gradyville. For many years her home away from home with her husband Philip was beautiful St. Maarten where she had to leave her cat, Jean, better known as “El Dopo”.  Tina…...

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Kathleen Johnson

Kathleen Margaret Johnson (née Welsh) passed away on February 14, 2019 at the age of 80 years old, due to complications of pneumonia. She was born on January 26th, 1939 in Chester, PA to George and Elizabeth Welsh. She is survived by her husband Charles Joseph Johnson, of Philadelphia PA. The couple wed on October…...

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Lester “Bud” Patterson

Lester J. “Bud” Patterson, 90, of Upland, PA passed away peacefully February 14, 2019. Born in Avoca, PA, he attended Chester High School before enlisting in the Army at age 17. Bud made a career out of the military serving 16 years in the army and 4 years in the Air Force. Bud fought in…...

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Anna A. Kerrigan

Anna A. Kerrigan, 97, passed away peacefully February 6, 2019 at Fair Acre Geriatric Center. Born in Chester, PA, she was a long time resident of Parkside. Anna was an active member of Our Lady of Charity Church. She was predeceased by her husband of 47 years George Kerrigan; her parents Margaret and John Francia;…...

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Mary Ann Breen

Mary Ann Breen, 86, passed away peacefully February 3, 2019 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Born in Chester, PA, she was a long time resident of Parkside, PA, and spent the last 3 years at the Residence of Glen Riddle. Mary Ann was a graduate of Chester High School and went on to earn her Bachelor’s…...

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Errol Boyd Lynch

Errol Boyd Lynch 88, departed this life on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at St. Francis Hospital in Wilmington, Delaware. Errol, known to most as “Mr. Lynch,” was born November 4, 1930 in Higgin Town, St Ann Jamaica to the late Andrew and Lena Lynch. In 1981, Mr. Lynch and his wife, the late Christiana Lynch,…...

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Seraphine Traub

Seraphine Traub, 93, of Upland, PA, passed away peacefully on January 28, 2019. A funeral mass will be held Monday 10am at St. Francis of Assisi, 136 Saxer Ave., Springfield, PA, 19064. Burial to follow at SS Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, PA. Arrangements by Bateman-Allen Funeral Home. Print...

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Christopher Costello

Christopher Costello, 59, passed away peacefully January 6, 2019 at Abington Memorial Hospital. He was a long time resident of Brookhaven, PA, before moving to Willow Grove 2.5 years ago. He was a graduate of Monsignor Bonner High School, class of 1978. Chris loved the Eagles and Flyers, fishing, crabbing, boating and just being on…...

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Rosauro O. Timbol

Rosauro O. Timbol, 70, passed away peacefully on December 29, 2018 at Asana Hospice House in Ridley Park, PA. He was a resident of Brookhaven, PA. He attended The Far Eastern University in the Philippines and was a retired business owner of the Dunkin Donuts in Parkside, PA. He was predeceased by his parents Pedro…...

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Dorothy E. Novak

Dorothy Levis Novak, 92, passed away peacefully at home on December 16, 2018 with wonderful support from the Crozer Keystone Hospice team. One of 5 children born to Frances and Richard Levis, she was raised in Chester and graduated from Chester High in 1944. She was married to Vincent Novak from 1949 until his death…...

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Helene McMonagle

Helene M. McMonagle, 89, passed away December 15, 2018. She has been a longtime resident of Brookhaven, PA. Helene was a proud graduate of Notre Dame High School, Moylan, class of 1947. She worked for Keystone and Robert Black Insurance Companies, and most recently as a supervisor for Harleysville Insurance Company. An active member of…...

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Charles “Charlie” Marquardt

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Dad, Charles “Charlie” Marquardt, on the evening of December 10, 2018. Charlie was born and raised in Girardville, spent the majority of his life in Parkside, and the last 12 years at Maris Grove in Glen Mills. He was a graduate of…...

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Robert “Bob” Montella, Sr.

Robert “Bob” Montella, Sr., 76, passed away Monday December 3, 2018 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Born in Philadelphia, Bob was a graduate of St. James Catholic High School. He was employed by Conrail in Records Management Department, retiring in 1999. He also was employed by Delaware County Voting Machine Bureau. Bob was a past…...

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Catherine M. Johnson

Catherine M. Johnson, 67, passed away November 7, 2018. Born in Chester, she was a long time resident of Claymont, DE. She was a graduate of Sun Valley, class of 1970. She was an avid bowler and a joy to be around. Catherine was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, and friend. She…...

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Jeanne Marie Seeley

Jeanne Marie Seeley, 81, passed away peacefully November 6, 2018 at her home. She was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, before moving to Brookhaven 54 years ago. She worked for Mr. and Ms. Hair Styling years ago while being a dedicated home maker. Jeanne is predeceased by her parents Walter and Katherine Clement and…...

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Evelyn Lewis Morroni

Evelyn Lewis Morroni, 88, passed away October 1, 2018 at Arden Courts in King of Prussia. Born in Upland, PA, she was a resident of Brookhaven for 53 years. She was a graduate of Ridley High School where she was the Head Drum Majorette. Evelyn was a lunch lady at Coeburn Elementary and St., Johns…...

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Daniel Oxendine

After a long , courageous battle with cancer, Daniel Oxendine passed away on September 28,2018 . Daniel was born in Robeson County, North Carolina and was a longtime resident of Wallingford, Pennsylvania (Garden City Section). He was a painter and loved to show and tell you about all the places he had painted. He was…...

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Judy Ann Hutchinson

After a long, courageous battle with cancer, Judy Ann Hutchinson ended her battle and headed home to the Lord on September 12th, 2018. Judy was born on July 27th, 1957 in Woodbine Georgia to Thomas Hutchinson Sr. and Maudie Mae Hutchinson. She attended public schools in Camden County Georgia. After high school, Judy relocated to…...

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Dorsey S. Fooks, Jr.

Dorsey S. Fooks, Jr., age 85, peacefully passed away August 27, 2018 at Crozer Keystone Hospice in Ridley Park, PA. He is survived by his loving wife, three children, six grandchildren, and one great grandchild. He was predeceased by his parents and his brother. Funeral service will be held Friday 11am at the Bateman-Allen Funeral…...

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Leonard J Middleton

Leonard J. Middleton, 81, a resident of Brookhaven for 58 years, passed away on August 24, 2018. Beloved husband of 58 years to Harriet R. Middleton, loving father of Len (Mary) Middleton, Mary-Alice Middleton, Rosanne Middleton, Linda (Mark) Taglianetti and David (Cheryl) Middleton. Cherished Pop-Pop to Nick (Keri), Julia, Nina and Frankie.  He is the…...

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Irene Lillis Moschella

After a long struggle with Alzheimers, Irene Lillis Moschella (nee Armstrong), 92, passed away peacefully in her sleep August 24, 2018 at the Sunrise Senior Living Facility. She was born on February 28, 1926 in West Pittston, PA. She married her soulmate, Gene Lillis in 1945 and they had a son Gene, Jr. in 1946.…...

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Neil A. Stagner, Sr.

Neil A. Stagner, Age 85, 1933-2018, died Monday 7-23-18 at home at 5:13 PM. He was married to Mary McLaughlin Stagner for 60 years. Neil was in the Air Force for 4 years stationed in Germany as a draftsman. Neil was employed by Bell Telephone Company, aka, Verizon for 35 years They had five children:…...

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Thomas Baker

Thomas Baker, Sr., 92, passed away peacefully July 20, 2018. Born in Bryn Mawr, PA, he was a lifelong resident of Media/Middletown Twp., other than the 2 years he spent in Liberia working with the Sun Co. He attended Media High School before enlisting in the US Navy during WWII. While at Media High he…...

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