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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.

Jean Marie Moulton

Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, Obituary 610-876-5237, fax 610-876-7395 Jean M. Moulton, 74, passed away September 1, 2016 after a 14 year courageous battle with ovarian cancer. She was born and raised in Upland, Pa, and lived the last 30 years in Wilmington, De. She was a graduate of Eddystone High School, class of 1960. Jean was…...

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Alexander Jarvie

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Anne Marie Kiesling

Anne Marie Kiesling (nee Seaton), 93, of Brookhaven, passed away August 20, 2016. Born in Oklahoma, raised in Virginia. Worked for US Dept. of the Interior in D.C., during WWII. Predeceased by her husband of 61 years, Raymond C,, survived by daughters Anne Marie and Patricia, her husband Tom and granddaughter Lauren. Survived by her…...

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Elsie S. Thomas

Elsie S. Thomas, 90, passed away August 2, 2016 at The Belvedere Nursing Home. She has been a resident of Brookhaven, Pa, for the past 61 years. She really enjoyed sewing and her time as a figure skating coach. She was an avid swimmer and was a charter member of the Brookhaven Swim Club. Elsie…...

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Arthur Charles Kuhwald

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James “The Rube” Ruby

James (Marshall) Ruby “The Rube”, 90, passed away July 30, 2016 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Born in Upland, Pa, he lived in Brookhaven for the last 52 years. He worked for Elliott Machine Company for over 40 years. He was an avid golfer, bowler, and fisherman but above all else he loved spending time with…...

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Jean Lindsay Morgan

Jean Lindsay Morgan, 85, passed away July 20, 2016. Reared in Marcus Hook, she was a long time resident of Middletown Township, and Brookhaven, and more recently Glen Mills. She is survived by her children, Gail Edwards of Texas, Ken (Virginia) Morgan of Kansas, and Lorraine Morgan of Alabama; grandchildren, Kimberly, Andrew, Lindsay, and Connor;…...

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Dana M. Kikut

Dana M. Kikut, 37, passed away unexpectedly June 30, 2016 at Wilmington Hospital, Wilmington, De. Born in Chester, Pa, she was raised in Brookhaven, Pa, and moved to Aston in 2009. She was a 1997 graduate of Padua Academy and a 2002 graduate of West Chester University. Dana was a long time employee of Bath…...

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Sharon J. Kretschmer

Sharon Joyce Kretschmer, age 62 from Parkside, PA passed away on Wednesday, June 29th, 2016 among peaceful prayers for the guidance of a guardian angel. She was born in Philadelphia, PA on December 29th, 1953 daughter of the late Herbert and Dorothy Oakley. She was a Lincoln High School graduate, a beloved lunch mother at…...

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Adren J. Hill

Adren J. Hill, 87, passed away June 29, 2016 at Granite Farms Estates, Middletown Twp., PA. Born in Purcell, OK, he was a long time resident of Wallingford, PA, before moving to Granite Farms. He was retired after a long career at Sun Oil as a pilot. He was a long time member of the…...

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William Matteo Sr.

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Arlene Lantz Davis

Arlene Lantz Davis, 89, passed away June 11, 2016 at Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland, Pa. Born in Lancaster, Pa, and spent her early childhood in Lancaster County where she attended a one room country school house. She was a long time resident of Wallingford, Pa, and also resided in Pot-Nets, Millsboro, De, for a…...

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Eva P. Bachmann

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John B. Wible

John B. Wible, 96, passed away June 7, 2016 at Granite Farms Estates, Middletown, Twp., Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, he has been a long-time resident of Middletown Twp., Pa. John was a veteran of the United States Navy where he served in WWII and was stationed in England. He retired from the Delaware County…...

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Edmund C. Brady III

Edmund C. Brady III, 34, passed away May 12, 2016 at Jefferson Hospital after a short battle with an extremely rare and progressive cancer. He spent the majority of his life in Media, Pa, and had recently moved to Willow Grove, Pa. He was a graduate of Penncrest High School, class of 1999. He worked…...

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Judith A. DiMaio

Judith A. DiMaio, 63, passed away May 7, 2016 at Taylor Hospice, Ridley Park, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, she grew up in Parkside and lived in Aston, Pa, for the last 40 years. She was a graduate of Sun Valley High School, class of 1971. She received her Bachelors and Masters degrees through West…...

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Catherine “Kay” McPartland

Catherine M. “Kay” McPartland passed away April 20, 2016 at Chester County Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in Chester, Pa, she was a resident of Upland, Pa, before moving to West Grove, Pa, 20 years ago with her daughter. She worked for Crozer Chester Medical Center for many years and more recently worked as…...

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Victor B. Testoni

Victor B. Testoni, 80, passed away April 12, 2016 at Taylor Hospice, Ridley Park, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, he had been a long time resident of Ridley Park, Pa. He was a graduate of Chester High School, Widener University, and received his graduate degree from Villanova University. He retired from Overbrook High School after…...

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Miriam Keeth

Miriam D. Keeth, 86, passed away March 13, 2016 at Crozer Keystone Hospice, Ridley Park, Pa. Born in Chester she was a lifelong resident of Delaware County. She worked for Ship and Shore Women’s Apparel and also dedicated her life to being a homemaker. She loved entertaining her family during the holidays. She was predeceased…...

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Raymond A. Tatarelli

1936-2016 Raymond A. Tatarelli, 79, passed away March 3, 2016 at Taylor Hospital. Born in Chester, Pa, he resided in Sharon Hill until moving to Ridley Park 40 years ago. He was a graduate of Chester High School, class of 1954. He retired from Westinghouse where he was a Programmer. Raymond was a US Army…...

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Mary Marriott

Mary (Hinds) Marriott, Native of England 1926-2016 Mary was educated in Nottingham, England and worked as a secretary until her marriage to husband, Fred, and joined him in this country in 1952. She resided in Nether Providence until moving to Media in 1970. She was employed as a secretary to W.C. Hannum, Inc. Painting and…...

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Mary E. Lightcap

Mary E. Lightcap, 92, passed away peacefully in her sleep February 19, 2016 at Glen Mills Senior Living to join her beloved husband Bob and son Bobby in heaven. Mary was a resident of Brookhaven, Pa, for 63 years before moving to Glen Mills. She was a devoted wife of 69 years, a wonderful mother,…...

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Ronald Gibson

Ronald R. Gibson, age 59, departed this life on February 16, 2016 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Born on November 16, 1956 in Chester, PA to the late Massie and Emma Gibson. Ronald made his home in Wallingford, PA and was a lifelong resident. He is a graduate of StrathHaven High School in Wallingford, PA.…...

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Norman Allen Parrott, Jr.

1954-2016 Norman Allen Parrott, Jr., 61, passed away on February 13, 2016 from complications of diabetes. Born in Chester, Pa, he resided in Lower Chichester and Upper Chichester before moving to Media in 2015. Allen graduated from Chichester High School, class of 1972. He is predeceased by his father, Norman A. Parrot, Sr. He is…...

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Norman Allen Parrott, Jr.

1954-2016 Norman Allen Parrott, Jr., 61, passed away on February 13, 2016 from complications of diabetes. Born in Chester, Pa, he resided in Lower Chichester and Upper Chichester before moving to Media in 2015. Allen graduated from Chichester High School, class of 1972. He is predeceased by his father, Norman A. Parrot, Sr. He is…...

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Celeste J. Willis

Celeste Willis, 82, passed away January 20, 2016 at Taylor Hospice. Born in Philadelphia, Pa, she was a long time resident of Swarthmore, Pa. She was predeceased by her parents Jennie and Frank Mazzo. She is survived by her beloved husband of 42 years Frank Willis; daughter Celeste M. Barlow (Larry); step daughter Jeannie OLear;…...

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Rose Marie DeStefano

Rose Marie DeStefano, 89, passed away January 3, 2016 at Physicians Regional Hospital, Naples, Fl. Born December 30, 1926 she was a long time resident of Swarthmore, Pa, and most recently resided in Marco Island, Fl. She was a graduate of Ridley High School and was a devoted home maker. Rose was predeceased by her…...

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Kathleen M. Wilhelm

Kathleen M. Wilhelm, 55, passed away December 31, 2015 at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. Born and raised in Brookhaven, Pa, she resided the last 3 years in Springfield, Pa. Kathleen loved to bowl, dance, listen to country music, and play dice and cards. She genuinely enjoyed life and loved sharing it with her family. She was…...

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Mary Sablian

Mary (Clapcich) Sablian, 96, of Brookhaven Mary (Clapcich) Sablian, 96, long time resident of Brookhaven, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on December 24, 2015, at Crozer-Keystone Hospice Residence in Taylor Hospital, Ridley Park. She was born August 13, 1919, in Santa Domenica, Italy, which is now part of Croatia. After immigrating to…...

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Dorothy L. Chiponis

Dorothy Suda Chiponis, passed away December 19, 2015 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Born in Kingston, Pa, to the late Alice and John Suda. She was a graduate of Chester High School and a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa. Dorothy was a Special Education Teacher Assistant for the Delaware County Intermediate Unit, retiring in 2004.…...

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Dennis P. Costello

Dennis P. Costello, 62, passed away December 2, 2015 at his home. Born in Pittsburgh, Pa, he resided there until moving to Upland, Pa, 28 years ago. He was a graduate of Keystone Oaks High School. Dennis was a career long plumber at Methodist Hospital in South Philadelphia. He was an avid hunter and had…...

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Ruth E. Grant

Ruth E. Grant, 92, loving wife, mother and grandmother, passed away November 27, 2015 at Plush Mills Senior Living Community, Wallingford, Pa. She was a resident of Springfield for over 60 years before moving to Plush Mills in 2013. Ruth was an extremely active member of CC Hancock United Methodist Church. She sang in their…...

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Florence “Ginny” Lapchuk

Florence “Ginny” Virginia Lapchuk, 90, passed away November 13, 2015 at Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, she was a longtime resident of Brookhaven, Pa, before moving to Fox Hill Farm in Glen Mills and most recently residing at Granite Farms Estates since 2004. Ginny was a graduate of Chester High…...

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Joseph E. Storm

Joseph E. Storm, 82, passed away November 8, 2015 at St. Mary’s Catholic Home. Born in Philadelphia, Pa, he was a former resident of Thorofare, NJ. He graduated from St. Thomas More, class of 1951. Joseph was a good marine, good husband, and good father. He was predeceased by his wife Elizabeth (nee Smeddy) and…...

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Robert Wilfred McKnett III

Robert Wilfred McKnett III, 62, passed away October 25, 2015. He was a resident of Woodlyn, Aston, and most recently Prospect Park. He was a graduate of Sun Valley High School and worked for Lima Estates as a security guard for the last 15 years. Bob loved to sing and write music and watch the…...

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Beverly A. Russell

Beverly A. Russell (nee Baker), 67, passed away October 21, 2015 at Taylor Hospice, Ridley Park, Pa. Growing up in Middletown Twp. she was a graduate of Penncrest High School, class of 1966, and spent the last 40 years in Norwood, Pa. Beverly was a career long bus driver for the Interboro School District until…...

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Edna M. Kalitz

Edna M. Kalitz (nee Kerns), 75, passed away October 17, 2015 at Virtua Hospital, Voorhees, NJ. She had been a resident at Voorhees Care & Rehab Center. Edna graduated from West Catholic High School for Girls. She was a former member of Our Lady of Charity Church, Brookhaven, Pa. She was predeceased by her beloved…...

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Louise Delgott

Louise Delgott, 92, passed away October 8, 2015 at Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland, Pa. She was a resident of Brookhaven, Pa, for the past 61 years. Louise was a graduate of Smedley High School and was a seamstress for most of her life. She was an active member of Our Lady of Charity Church…...

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Gertrude Bowling

Gertrude Bowling, age 100, born November 3, 1914 in Wilkes Barre Pa. A resident of the Pocopson Home in West Chester, Pa. A former resident of Brookhaven. Gertrude was a counselor at the Elwyn Institute in Middletown Twp., Delaware County. Original and founding member of Our Lady of Charity Church in Brookhaven, Pa., and also…...

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Charles J. Walker Jr.

Charles J. Walker Jr. of Hatfield, PA, passed away suddenly on September 01, 2015 at the age of 57 at his home in Hatfield, PA. Charles grew up in the Lester section of Tinicum, where he enjoyed hunting, fishing and trapping. He later moved to Brookhaven, PA and currently resided in Hatfield, PA. He was…...

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Jeanette M. Vandegrift

Jeanette M. Vandegrift 1926-2015, on August 24, 2015 past on to be at peace after a long courageous battle with cancer surrounded by her loving family. Born April 28, 1926. Jeanette lived with her daughter and son-in-law for the past several years in Aston. She was a prior resident in Middletown Twp. and Brookhaven. She…...

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Katharine E. Markert

1947-2015 Katharine Elizabeth Markert (nee Worley), 67, of Brookhaven, Pa passed away July 31, 2015. Katharine was born in West Chester, Pa, and spent most of her life in Brookhaven. She attended Thomas Coeburn Elementary School in Brookhaven and graduated from Sun Valley High School in 1966. For almost 20 years she owned and operated…...

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Irene A. Ruth

Irene A. “Kitty” Ruth, 94, passed away July 14, 2015 at Naamans Creek Country Manor. Born in Virginia she was a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa, before moving to Naamans Creek Country Manor. She was a graduate of Nether Providence High School and was a former Recorder of Deeds at Media Court House. She…...

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Patricia J. Borda

Patricia J. Borda, 70, passed away peacefully at her home on July 14, 2015. Born in Chester, she was a lifelong resident of Delaware County having lived in Aston for 15 years and the last 26 years in Brookhaven, Pa. She was a graduate of Chester High School, class of 1962. She was formerly involved…...

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Kimberly Skoczen

Kimberly A. Skoczen (nee Fulmele), 46, passed away July 6, 2015. Born in Media, Pa, she lived in Prospect Park, Pa for the last 5 years and was a lifelong resident of Delaware County. She was a 1987 graduate of Ridley High School. Kim was a former employee of Septa and the South East Delco…...

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John E. Viebahn

John E. Viebahn, 91, passed away June 14, 2015 at Taylor Hospice, Ridley Park, Pa. Born in Chester he was a long time resident of Parkside before moving to Glen Mills 43 years ago. He was a graduate of Chester High School. He worked as an oil transporter for Sun Oil for over 40 years…...

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Melinda E. Assini

Melinda E. Assini, 35, passed away June 3, 2015. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, she moved to Brookhaven, Pa, in 1997 and graduated from Sun Valley High School in 1999. She was an employee of Genesis Health Care. Melinda was a loving and devoted mother and loved with her whole heart. She is survived…...

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Diane K. Richter

Diane K. Richter, 75, passed away May 22, 2015 at Lankenau Hospital. Born in Columbus, OH, she has been a resident of Brookhaven, Pa, for the last 49 years. She was a graduate of Springfield High School, class of 1958, and a graduate of the XRay Technician program at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital. She was a…...

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Catherine Bynum

Catherine Bynum, 94, passed away May 14, 2015 at her home. Born in Sackville, Pa, she has been a resident of Brookhaven, Pa, since 1945. She was a member of The First Church of God where she taught Sunday School. She was recognized for being a 50 year member and had a Sunday School room…...

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Veronica Platt

Veronica Platt, 84, passed away April 22, 2015 at Crozer Keystone Hospice at Taylor Hospital. Born in Chester she has been a resident of Brookhaven for the last 53 years. She was a graduate of Notre Dame High School, class of 1948. She was an active member of Our Lady of Charity. Ronnie was a…...

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Irene T. Miller

Irene T. Miller, 92, passed away April 9, 2015 at Season’s Hospice in Christiana Hospital. Born in Plymouth, Pa, she was a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa, before moving to Millcroft Senior Living 2 years ago. Irene really enjoyed traveling with her brothers and sister-in-laws and going to Wildwood with her family. Above all…...

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Doris E. Thompson

1929-2015 Doris E. Thompson, 85, passed away peacefully at her home on March 25, 2015. In 1946, the former Doris E. Klingensmith of Leechburg, Pa, met and married William T. Thompson of Morton, Pa.. They later settled in Brookhaven. Doris was a devoted wife of 33 years to her husband Bill, who passed in 1979.…...

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Mildred C. DiMatteo

1921-2015 Millie C. Gallo DiMatteo, 93, passed away peacefully on March 20, 2015. Born in Chester she was a resident of Marcus Hook, Pa, before moving to Brookhaven, Pa. She attended Eddystone High School and worked for Visco and Penn Delco School District. Millie loved taking care of her family and loved to cook. She…...

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Alice R. Carroll

Alice R. Carroll, 95, passed away March 12, 2015 at Brinton Manor, Glen Mills, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, she was a long time resident of Brookhaven before moving to Brinton Manor 6 years ago. She was a graduate of Chester High School and worked as an accountant for Miley and Brown and also Warrington…...

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Andrew Nelson

Andrew R. Nelson – Glen Mills, Pa (Formerly of Brookhaven) Followed his beloved wife Lidie Mae Nelson (nee Whitaker) into the next life on March 5th, 2015. A 1957 graduate of Collingdale High School and a veteran of the United States Navy, Andy was a dedicated Mason of over 50 years who gave selflessly of…...

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Dorothy “Dot” Kammerer

Dorothy “Aunt Dot” L. Kammerer, 93, passed away February 15, 2015 at Fair Acres Geriatric Center, Lima, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, she was a lifelong resident of Delaware County, Pa. She was a graduate of Nether Providence High School. She was an active member of Our Lady of Charity Church and enjoyed being a…...

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Lawrence “Jake” Cheety, Sr.

Lawrence “Jake” H. Cheety, Sr., 83, passed away peacefully February 12, 2015 at Riddle Memorial Hospital, Media, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, he was a longtime resident of Delaware County before moving to Wilmington, De, 4 years ago. He worked for Penn Delco School District in the maintenance department for over 30 years before his…...

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Randy L. Stout

Randy L. Stout, 53, passed away February 9, 2015 at Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland, Pa. Born in Elizabethton, Tenn, he resided in Marcus Hook for the last 7 years and was a long time Delaware County resident. He worked various jobs in the contracting field. Randy had a love of cars and the water.…...

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Michael L. Buonopane Sr.

Michael L. Buonopane, Sr., 78, was called to be with the Lord his Savior on February 7, 2015. He was born and raised in Malden, Mass and graduated from Malden High School. Michael was a Pennsylvania State Constable for 30 plus years. He was a US Army Veteran serving as a paratrooper in the 82nd…...

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Gary Newill McConaghy

MCCONAGHY, Gary Newill, age 60, passed away on February 2, 2015 at his home in Nicholson, PA. Gary was much loved and will be sorely missed by his family and friends who knew him as a wonderfully kind, caring person with a great sense of humor. Gary was a graduate of Sun Valley High School,…...

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Edwin C. Platt

1944-2015 Edwin Clark Platt, born into this world January 31, 1944 in Chester, PA, and passed to the Lord suddenly on January 31, 2015, 71 years to the day. Ed was a lifelong resident of Aston, PA, and graduated in 1963 from Sun Valley High School. He was a proud veteran of the United States…...

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Sarah Polo

Sarah Polo, 99, passed away January 30, 2015 at Wallingford Nursing Home. She was a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa. Sarah was a homemaker for the majority of her life but spent a few years working at WT Grant Company in the Brookhaven Shopping Center. She was a member of Our Lady of Charity…...

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Raymond Marion Jarman, Jr.

Raymond Marion Jarman, Jr. 66 of Myrtle Beach died Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Waccamaw Community Hospital. He was born February 28, 1948 in Ridley Park, PA, a son of the late Raymond Marion Jarman, Sr. He was a Realtor with Caldwell Bankers Briarcliffe Office and was previously employed by Sun Ship Building and Dry…...

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Leonard J. Klemaszewki

Leonard J. Klemaszewski 1939-2015 Leonard J. Klemaszewski, 76, passed away January 23, 2015 at Riddle Memorial Hospital, Media, Pa. Born in Mt. Carmel he lived in Chester and resided in Brookhaven, Pa, since 1967. He graduated from Chester High School, class of 1956. Leonard worked for Viscos (FMC) as a slitter, Quelcor as a supervisor,…...

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Richard “Rick” T. Laskoski

Richard (Rick) T. Laskoski, age 81 Of Brookhaven Richard T. Laskoski born in Chester, PA died on January 12, 2015. Son of the late John and Mary Laskoski, he was predeceased by brothers Edward and Albert Laskoski; sisters Laura Hewes, Fay McKenney and Constance Moran. He was a graduate of Chester High School class of…...

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Mary Skulski

Mary Skulski, 97, passed away peacefully January 9, 2015. Born and raised in Chester, Pa, she has been a resident of Brookhaven, Pa, since 1947. Mary helped run their family business, Skulski and Sons Electric, with her husband and three sons in previous years. She was an active member of Our Lady of Charity Parish.…...

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Rose Marie DeStefano

Rose Marie DeStefano, 89, passed away January 3, 2016 at Physicians Regional Hospital, Naples, Fl. Born December 30, 1926 she was a long time resident of Swarthmore, Pa, and most recently resided in Marco Island, Fl. She was a graduate of Ridley High School and was a devoted home maker. Rose was predeceased by her…...

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Theresa D. MacDonald

Theresa D. MacDonald, 61, passed away December 23, 2014 at the University of Pennsylvania. Born in Chester, Pa, she has been a resident of Parkside for the last 15 years. She was a graduate of Notre Dame High School and worked for AMSA 31 in Edgmont, Pa, as a diesel truck mechanic before her retirement.…...

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Charles E. Rivers, Jr.

Charles E. Rivers Jr., 93 Charles E. Rivers Jr. of Swarthmore, formerly of Springfield, passed away peacefully at his daughter’s home in Gainesville, Florida on December 22, 2014. Charles was born in East Orange, New Jersey. He attended the University of Delaware. After two years of school he left to serve in the Army during…...

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Charles J. Arnold

Charles J. Arnold, 83, passed away December 9, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. A 42 year resident of Brookhaven, Pa, before retiring to Lewes, De. He was a graduate of and multi-sport athlete at Stevens Trade School, class of 1950. He was an Air Force veteran, owned Charles J. Arnold Electrical Services, retired from…...

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Virginia Mills

Virginia M. Mills, 82, passed away December 5, 2014 at her home. Born in Mount Carmel, Pa, she was a long time resident of Wallingford, Pa, before moving to Ridley Park in 2008. She was a graduate of Notre Dame High School, class of 1949 and graduated from Chester Hospital School of Nursing in 1952.…...

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Irene R. Bove

Irene R. Bove, 84, passed away November 1, 2014 at Crozer Chester Medical Center, Upland, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Pa, she was a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa. Irene was a dedicated loving wife and mother and will be deeply missed. She was predeceased by her beloved husband of 54 years Gerald Bove; her…...

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Henry A. Tenaglio Sr.

Henry A. Tenaglio Sr., 91, passed away November 1, 2014 at his home in West Chester, Pa. Born in Philadelphia, Pa, he was a long time resident of Havertown, Pa, before moving to West Chester with his daughter 3 years ago. He was a graduate of Overbrook High School, class of 1941. He was a…...

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Pauline “Polly” Harper

Pauline Ann (nee Olson) Harper (Polly) of Brookhaven, PA died peacefully at Fair Acres Geriatric Center on October 22, 2014. Born July 29, 1927 in Beloit, Wisconsin Polly graduated from Nether Providence High School and went on to work for the Bell Telephone Company. She married and was a homemaker/stay-at-home mother for 16 years. She…...

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Anna M. Mason

Anna M. Mason, age 91, died October 8, 2014 at the Belvedere Center in Chester, Pa. A resident of Wallingford, Pa. Employed with Crozer Chester Medical Center in Upland, as a Medical Technologist. She was predeceased by her daughter Kathy Detwiler (George). She was the beloved wife to the late George W. Mason who passed…...

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Mae M. Grieco

Mae M. Grieco, 88, passed away October 7, 2014. She was born and raised in Chester, Pa. She was predeceased by her beloved husband Ralph R. Grieco; her parents Catherine and Charles Mason; her brother George Mason. She is a beloved aunt to many nieces and nephews. All services private. Funeral arrangements by Bateman-Allen Funeral…...

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Daniel Johnston

Daniel Johnston, 91, passed away on October 6th at home, surrounded by family. Dan was born in Ballyweaney, Northern Ireland. He attended the Ballyweaney Public School and worked on his family farm. At age 17, he served his apprenticeship and learned the trades of a joiner, wheelright, coach builder and stair builder. After serving his…...

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Brandy M. Woolsey

Brandy M. Woolsey (nee Goldsmith) Age 42, of Brookhaven, died suddenly on October 1, 2014. Born in Santa Monica, CA. She loved her family, friends, and all animals. Brandy had a heart of gold and will be deeply missed. She was predeceased by her natural mother, Elke Goldsmith-Trakas, grandparents, Helmut and Anna Skala Survivors: Daughter;…...

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Wanda Diakow

Wanda Diakow, 96, passed away October 4, 2014. Funeral mass Friday 10:30am St. John Chrysostom, 617 S. Providence Rd., Wallingford, Pa, 19086. Visitation Friday 10am-10:30am at the church. Burial SS Peter and Paul Cemetery, Springfield, Pa. Print...

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Melvin Bantum

Melvin Bantum, 90, passed away October 1, 2014 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Funeral services private. Burial Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Yardley, Pa. Print...

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Richard B. Matthews

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Rodger W. Fredrick

Rodger W. Fredrick, 81, passed away September 10, 2014 at Sunrise Granite Run. Born in East Stroudsburg, Pa, he was a long time resident of Norwood before moving to Sunrise 5 years ago. He was a graduate of Milton S. Hershey School for Boys. Rodger was a Rates and Tariffs officer for Matlack trucking company.…...

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Alice M. Laubsch

Alice M. (nee Fromal)Laubsch, 68 of Upland, Pa, died suddenly Sept. 1 at her son’s home in Woodlyn, Pa. Mrs. Laubsch was born in Upland to Curtis and Theresa (nee Collins) Fromal and lived her whole life there. She was dedicated to her children. She was the nicest, most caring person you could meet. She…...

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Edward J. Archacki

Edward J. Archacki, 62, passed away August 22, 2014 in Phoenix, AZ. Born and raised in Chester, PA, he has lived the last 30 years in Phoenix, AZ. He was a 1969 graduate of St. James High School and entered the US Air Force directly after graduation. He spent his career as an electronic instructor…...

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Paul L. Grant Jr.

Paul L. Grant Jr., 56, passed away August 7, 2014 at Strong Memorial Hospital, Rochester, NY. Born in Philadelphia he was raised in Springfield, Pa, before moving to Fairport, NY, 20 years ago. He was a graduate of Springfield High School, class of 1976, received his Bachelor of Arts degree from St. Joseph’s University in…...

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Donald P. Moretti Jr.

Donald P. Moretti Jr., 64, passed away July 22, 2014 at his home. Born in Chester, Pa, he resided in Wilmington, De, Aston, Pa, and Boothwyn, Pa, before moving to Claymont, De, a year and a half ago. He was a graduate of Chester High School. He was the owner of Custom Kitchen and Baths.…...

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Tom Kida

Tom Kida of Aston, PA passed away suddenly on July 11, 2014 at the age of 51. Tom was the beloved son of the late Tina (Young) Johnson and is survived by his step-father, Merle C. Johnson and 3 siblings: Sharon Bennett, Merle Johnson and Jennifer Miller. Tom is also survived by his father, Thomas…...

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Hedwig “Honey” Grab

Bateman-Allen Funeral Home, Obituary 610-876-5237, fax 610-876-7395 Hedwig M. “Honey” Grab (nee Skulski), 82, passed away peacefully at her home July 8, 2014. Born in Chester, Pa, she was a long time resident of Wallingford, Pa, before moving to Brookhaven 5 years ago. She attended Chester High School and was an Audio Visual Assistant at…...

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Juanita Armstrong

Juanita Armstrong, 72, passed away July 5, 2014 peacefully at her home. Born and raised in Chester, Pa, she was a resident of Wallingford, Pa, for the last 30 years. She graduated from Chester High School and most recently was a bartender at The Thirsty Bulldog, Upper Chichester, Pa. She adored her cats, Keek, Noodles,…...

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Kathryn Fry

Kathryn A. Fry, 88, passed away July 1, 2014 at Brandywine Senior Living at Longwood, Kennett Square, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, she was a long time resident of both Brookhaven, Pa, and Fort Myers, FL. She spent the last year and a half in Kennett Square, Pa. She was a graduate of Chester High…...

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Anna Ruth Shaffer

Anna Ruth Shaffer, 83, passed away July 1, 2014 at her home. Born in Bridgeport, Pa, she was a long time resident of both Chester and Brookhaven, Pa. She was a graduate of Chester High School and Wilmington Hospital for Nursing. She was a nurse at Sacred Heart Hospital for the majority of her career…...

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C. Marshall Byre Jr.

C. Marshall Byre Jr., 91, passed away peacefully June 26, 2014 at his home. Born in Media, Pa, he has been a resident of Upland, Pa, for 60 years. He was a graduate of Nether Providence High School, class of 1942, and was very active in their alumni association and reunions. He worked the majority…...

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Ruth M. Lloyd

Ruth M. Lloyd, age 86 died June 19, 2014 at Brinton Manor Rehabilitation Center in Glen Mills, Pa. She was a resident of Aston Twp. Pa; previous resident of Newark, Delaware and Upland, Pa for 65 years. Graduate of Eddystone High School. She was employed with Elwyn Institute, Christiana School District in Delaware and Christiana…...

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Allan Joseph Quis

Allan Joseph Quis, 84, passed away June 12, 2014 at Belvedere Nursing Facility, Chester, Pa. Born in Brooklyn, NY, he lived in Hauppauge, NY, and later resided in Brookhaven, Pa. He graduated from Grover Cleveland High School, Ridgewood, NY. He was a Quality Control Technician and retired in 1994. He was an accomplished Semi-pro baseball…...

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Stella Ann Ervin

Stella A. Ervin, 65, passed away peacefully June 6, 2014 surrounded by her family. She was born and raised in Philadelphia, spent many years in Sicklerville, NJ, and was currently residing in Brookhaven, Pa. She was a graduate of John Bartrum High School, class of 1966. She loved to crochet and adored her dogs; Millie,…...

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Marilyn C. Shaw

Marilyn C. Shaw, 88, passed away June 1, 2014 at her home. Born in Media, Pa, she has been a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa. She graduated from Media High School and was a sales associate at Strawbridge and Clothier in Springfield until her retirement. She loved to cruise, shop, and was an avid…...

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Blanche Heckert

Blanche I Heckert, 99, passed away May 28, 2014 at Sterling Nursing Health Care Center, Media, Pa. She was born in Northumberland, Pa, and spent the majority of her life there until moving to Brookhaven, Pa. She was currently living in Media, Pa. She enjoyed embroidery, puzzles, and being with her large family. She was…...

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Martha L. Jarman

Martha L. Jarman, 93, passed away May 28, 2014 at Taylor Hospital, Ridley Park, Pa. Born in Chester, Pa, she had been a long time resident of Folsom before moving to Prospect Park Health and Rehabilitation Center, Prospect Park, Pa. She did clerical work at Sun Ship before her retirement. She was very involved with…...

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James A. Aldridge Jr.

James A. Aldridge Jr., 67, passed away May 20, 2014. Born in Shreveport, LA, he was a long time resident of Brookhaven, Pa. He was a graduate of Monsignor Bonner HS, class of 1965. He worked for both NCR and AT&T before his retirement and was a Vietnam veteran in the US Navy. He is…...

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Albert V. Hamilton III

Albert V. Hamilton III, 86, passed away May 18, 2014 at Coatesville VA Medical Center. Born in Chester, Pa, he was a longtime resident of Glen Riddle before moving to Quarryville 10 years ago. He attended school in Lebanon as well as Eddystone High School. He was a Merchant Marine. Al worked at Sun Ship…...

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