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Our Obituaries

Martin J. Walsh III

November 15, 2019

Martin J. Walsh III, of Maple Glen, passed away on Friday evening, November 15, 2019. He was 76 years old. "Joe", as he was affectionately known by his family and friends, was born on March 14, 1943 to the late Martin J. Walsh, Jr. and Catherine M. (née Repcik) Walsh in Philadelphia. He worked as a truck driver for Morrisey Construction Company and also worked at SPS Technologies in Jenkintown....
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Esther Payne

November 10, 2019

Esther Payne passed away at Abington Hospital on November 10, 2019 at the age of 88. She was born in Glassboro, NJ and was the daughter of Harold and Esther Lawson She was the beloved Mother of Ruth Stanshine (husband Martin). She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Luke, Kyle, and Brett, her great grandson Elijah, her brother Henry Michael Lawson, and by all who knew her. Esther...
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Harold E. Pfeiffer

August 17, 1924 - November 9, 2019

Harold E. Pfeiffer, of Warminster, passed away on Saturday evening, November 9, 2019. He was 95 years old. Harold was born on August 17, 1924 in Philadelphia to the late John C. Pfeiffer, Sr. and Caroline (née Alexander) Pfeiffer. He was the husband to the late Lorraine C. (née Greenig) Pfeiffer who passed away in 1997. Harold served honorably in the United States Navy in the South...
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Mary T. Hughes

May 12, 1938 - October 29, 2019

Mary T. Hughes, of Philadelphia and a resident of St. Joseph's Manor, passed away into God's loving care on Tuesday evening, October 29, 2019. She was 81 years old. Mary was born in Limerick, Ireland on May 12, 1938 to the late Michael and Agnes (née Noonan) Hickey. She was the wife to the late Patrick Hughes. Mary is survived by her two children: Eileen Moore (Tony) and Michael Hughes ...
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Estelle C. (née Chmielewska) Benner

July 26, 1938 - October 16, 2019

Estelle C. Benner (née Chmielewska) of Willow Grove, passed away on Wednesday evening, October 16, 2019. She was 81 years old. Estelle was born on July 26, 1938 to the late Benjamin Chmielewski and the late Anna Clokey, in Philadelphia, PA. She was the wife to the late Nathan Benner, Jr. Estelle is survived by her five children: Frank A. Benner (Maryanne), Mark C. Benner, Sr. (Barbara),...
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Eleanor A. Quinn

October 12, 2019

Eleanor A. Quinn, of Womelsdorf, PA passed away on Saturday, October 12, 2019 at StoneRidge Towne Centre. She was 80 years old. Eleanor was born in Philadelphia on November 15, 1938 to the late Charles and Elsie (née Peeples) Hippel and was a 1956 graduate from Lincoln High School in Mayfair. She was the wife to her husband John J. Quinn with whom she is survived by and together they would have...
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Paul Francis McCauley

July 6, 1947 - September 29, 2019

On Sunday September 29th, Paul Francis McCauley lost his battle with cancer and passed away at the age of 72. Paul was born in Philadelphia on July 6th, 1947 as the second child of Frank and Dorothy McCauley (his older sister Helen McCauley Helfrich passed in 2017, while Paul is survived by his sister Maureen McCauley and brother Joe McCauley). Paul spent his formative years in the beloved town...
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AeSook Chung-Posecznick

September 27, 2019

On Friday, September 27, 2019, AeSook Chung-Posecznick, loving daughter, sister, wife, mother and friend passed away at the age of 47.  She was born in Daejeon, Chungcheongnam-do, Korea – the second daughter of YoungSon Chung and YoungJa Kim.  She spent her childhood in the city of Iksan in the province of Jeollabuk-do. She initially studied chemistry (bachelors degree, Chonju University,...
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Conrad J. Zitzer, Jr.

September 23, 2019

Conrad J. Zitzer Jr., of Abington, lost his battle with cancer on September 23rd, at the age of 69. He was a Philadelphia native and the eldest son of the late Conrad J. Sr. and Catherine Zitzer. A graduate of Temple University, Conrad worked his way up through the banking industry to Assistant Vice President at PNC bank, and spent over 40 years of his banking career exploring investments,...
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Nancy Geppert Duff

September 23, 2019

DUFF Nancy Geppert Duff age 92, a resident of Huntingdon Valley died at her home surrounded by her family, on September 23, 2019 at 3:00PM. Nancy was the beloved wife of Edward Joseph Duff, and passed on the eve of their 70th wedding anniversary. Born on September 26, 1926 at 3:00AM. Nancy was the daughter of the late William A. Geppert and Anna Carberry Geppert. She grew up in the...
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Judith Ann (nee Mosheim) "Judy" Castro

September 11, 2019

Judith Ann Castro (nee Mosheim) "Judy", of Willow Grove, passed away on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at the age of 79. Beloved wife of Robert S. Castro, with whom Judy loved dancing. She also enjoyed gardening, sewing, creating shadowboxes and was an amazing cook. She and Bob loved traveling together with their dogs, and would even road trip to Maryland just for a dinner of soft shell crabs. ...
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Annamae Carroll

September 2, 2019

CARROLL Annamae, of Knock Ireland, and Holme Circle Philadelphia, on September 2nd 2019 at the age of 87. Annamae was the wife of Richard J. Carroll, and the loving mother to Brian R. Carroll (Eileen Armstrong-Carroll) and Maureen T. Carroll. Annamae leaves behind her two grandchildren whom she adored; Patrick M. Carroll and Maura A. Carroll. Annamae was the sister to Bridget Benner and...
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John "Hoppy" Hebden Hopkinson III, M.D.

August 30, 2019

John "Hoppy" Hebden Hopkinson, III, M.D., 85, died Friday, August 30, 2019 at his home in Abington, PA. Born August 3, 1934 in Salem, MA to John Hebden Hopkinson, Jr. and Flora Hopkinson (nee Conte). Hoppy was the oldest of the four siblings – Brenda (Hopkinson) Wilde, Peter Hopkinson, and Bonnie Hopkinson. He graduated from Syracuse University in 1956 and went on to earn his medical...
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Louise R. Shiffer

March 18, 1925 - August 24, 2019

Louise R. Shiffer, of Warminster and formerly of Willow Grove, passed away into God's loving care on Saturday, August 24, 2019. She was 94 years old. Louise was born on March 18, 1925 in Philadelphia to the late George and Pauline (née Ness) Reinsel. She was the wife to the former Pastor at Holy Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church in Abington, Rev. Alvin O. Shiffer, D.D. who served as Pastor...
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Shelia Marcia Eskin

August 24, 2019

Shelia Marcia Eskin, August 24, 2019, of Jenkintown, PA, wife of the late G. Robert Eskin, mother of Jeff Brown (Denise), Ami Brown, and Eileen Brill (Eli), sister of the late Robert Gordon and the late Marilyn Steinberg, grandmother of Rachel Brown, Jared Brill and Aaron Brill. Shelia was raised in Philadelphia and graduated from Gratz High School. She received her bachelors degree in social...
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George B. DeBoard

May 6, 1934 - August 20, 2019

George B. DeBoard, of Roslyn, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, August 20, 2019. He was 85 years old. George was born in Coatesville, PA on May 6, 1934 to the late George and Ruby (née Hamm) DeBoard. He was the husband to Bernadette "Bernie" (née Papp) DeBoard with whom he is survived by and together they shared 33 years of marriage. George was a graduate of New Cumberland High School and...
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Maureen E. Hartley

August 19, 2019

Maureen E. Hartley passed away unexpectedly on August 19, 2019. She was 44 years old. She was preceded in death by her father, Gerald W. Hartley, her step-father Joseph J. Seymour and her brother, Thomas F. Hartley. She was born on May 17, 1975 to Gerald W. Hartley and Roberta Hartley nee Schuster. She attended St. Luke the Evangelist School in Glenside and Bishop McDevitt High School in Wyncote...
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June Letitia (nee Howarth) Balasa

August 14, 2019

June Letitia Balasa (nee Howarth), of Willow Grove, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, August 14, 2019 at the age of 81. Beloved wife of Richard J. Balasa; loving mother of June Psculkowski (Leon), Richard A. Balasa (Liz), Jean Ruger, and David Balasa (Gig Derr-Balasa); caring grandmother of Ashley (Rob), Jamie, Jessica, James, Danielle, Demi, Brody, Dayna, Joseph, and...
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Marie (nee Regeis) Bauer

November 13, 1936 - July 27, 2019

Marie Bauer (nee Regeis), 82 of Huntingdon Valley, PA, passed on Saturday, July 27, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Dr. William Bauer. Born November 13, 1936. She is survived by her sister Dorothy R. Ferguson (Frank), and many nieces and nephews. Marie was a retired math teacher and a 1958 alumni of Temple University. She enjoyed bird watching, her flowers and plants, and lighthouses. Family...
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Virginia "Ginny" (nee Kennedy) DeCristofano

July 25, 2019

Virginia "Ginny" DeCristofano (nee Kennedy), of North Hills, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Thursday, July 25, 2019 at the age of 58. Beloved wife of Michael DeCristofano; loving mother of Dianna Fishgall (Kevin), Michael (Stefania), Alex, and Luke; cherished grandmother of Kevin and Mikenzie; caring daughter of Donald Kennedy and the late Dolores (nee Lafferty); loving...
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Jeannette A. (nee Kopp) Dunn

July 23, 2019

Jeannette A. Dunn (nee Kopp), of Jenkintown, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at the age of 87. Beloved wife of Clifford Dunn; loving mother to Stacy Everson, Merle Brook (Robert), Garry Everson (Margaret), and Christopher Dunn (Shannon); step mother of Beverly Ambler and Deborah Zweitzig; cherished grandmother of 12 and great grandmother of 4; and very...
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Mark A. Curcio

July 14, 2019

Mark A. Curcio, of Hatboro, passed away on Sunday, July 14, 2019 at Abington Memorial Hospital. He was 45 years old. Mark was born on July 31, 1973 in Philadelphia, PA to his parents, Michael J. Curcio, Sr. and Barbara J. ( née Burrow) Curcio with whom he is survived by. He attended school at St. David's in Willow Grove, Wyncote Academy, Montgomery County Community College, and worked in...
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Carol F. (nee Mason) Hanna

July 13, 2019

Carol F. Hanna (nee Mason) Age 85, on July 13, 2019 – Beloved mother of Joseph P. (Diane), Kimberly Kimmel (Allen) and Patricia Walker (Kenneth), devoted grandmother of Lauren (Dave), Andrew, Stephanie, Allen J. (Jenna), Jacqueline, Melissa, Patricia, Hanna and Mason and great grandmother of Hanna, Christopher, and Levi. Survived by her sister Teresa Spietel (Charles). Preceded in death by...
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Janet E. (nee Elser) Winter

July 8, 2019

Janet E. Winter (nee Elser), passed away surrounded by her loving family on Monday, July 8, 2019 at the age of 87. Janet was predeceased by her husband Walter W. Winter and her brother William J. Elser. Janet is survived by her loving daughters Lynn Clouser (Bruce) and Lori Dunnam (Michael); her caring grandchildren Kirstin, Cody (Carly), Matthew, Scott, and Andrew. Janet was born in...
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David Bliss Wylie

February 9, 1933 - July 6, 2019

David Bliss Wylie went home to be with Christ in glory on July 6, 2019. David was born at home during a blizzard on February 9, 1933, in Germantown, PA, to Harold J. and Mildred (Harvey) Wylie. He attended the Edwin Fitler Grammar School and graduated from Germantown High School in 1951. David worked for Penn Mutual Company before entering the Army during the Korean War. David served in the Army...
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Patricia S. Lopez

July 3, 2019

Patricia S. Lopez (nee Donnelly) passed away on Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at the age of 82. Pat was born in the St. Edward's Parish of Philadelphia where she attended school with her twelve brothers and sisters. She later attended Little Flower High School (Class of 1955). Pat was the loving wife of the late Robert G. Lopez, Sr. for almost fifty years. They spent most of their married life in...
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Eleanor "Lea" (nee Slomiana) Cleary

June 21, 1937 - June 30, 2019

Eleanor "Lea" Cleary (nee Slomiana) passed away at St. Joseph's Manor on June 30, 2019. Lea was a resident of Horsham and was formerly from Maple Glen. She was the wife of the late John J. who passed away in 1990. Lea was born in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia on June 21, 1937. She attended St. Ladislaus Grade School and was a graduate of Little Flower High School. After Lea graduated...
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Patricia Anne (nee O'Donnell) Swirsding

June 23, 2019

Patricia Anne Swirsding (née O'Donnell), age 72, passed away peacefully on June 23, 2019 with her husband by her side. She is survived by her husband, John A. Swirsding, as well as her children John M. Swirsding and Stephen J. Swirsding along with her brothers, William and Joseph O'Donnell. She is also survived by four grandchildren; Abbey, Camille, Hannah, and Chase as well as many special...
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Mary H. (nee Genissieux) Amar

June 23, 2019

Mary H. (nee Genissieux) Amar, of Lower Gwynedd, PA, passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 23, 2019, at the age of 91. Born in London, England to the late Eugene and Ella Genissieux, Mary was known for her curious nature. She loved the outdoors and enjoyed bird watching, traveling, and playing scrabble. Most of all Mary loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. Mary is survived...
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Sandra Lee Powell

June 20, 2019

Sandra Lee Powell, of Huntingdon Valley, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Thursday, June 20, 2019 at the age of 70. She is survived by her beloved husband of 50 years George; her loving daughters Susan Schied (Thomas), Terri Nilsen (Charles), and Karen McGovern (Richard); her cherished grandchildren Matthew, Ryan, Elizabeth, and Rebecca; and her caring brother Warren Barth (Mary)....
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Helen Marguerite Latour

September 24, 1915 - June 17, 2019

Helen Marguerite Latour, 103 years old, born September 24, 1915, passed away quietly on June 17, 2019, at her home, Holy Redeemer St. Joseph's Manor, Meadowbrook, Pennsylvania. Helen grew up in West Philadelphia and moved with her family to Olney, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, when Helen was in her teens. Helen put herself through The Philadelphia Beauty School and after hard work and...
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Corinne Barclay Hyatt

June 9, 2019

Corinne Barclay Hyatt, age 86 of Warrington passed away on June 9, 2019. Born in Philadelphia on February 23, 1933 to the late Thomas and Lillian Barclay. She was the devoted wife of 62 years to the late C.B. "Bud" Hyatt, D.V.M. Loving mother of Deb Hightower(late Rick), Jim Hyatt(Kathy), Betsy Simons(Scott), Patty Pezely(Joe), Doug Hyatt(Marcelle), Meg Snow and Tom Hyatt. Cherished grandmother...
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Luther Thomas Sanders, Jr., "Tomi"

June 7, 2019

Luther Thomas Sanders, Jr "Tomi", of Philadelphia, passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019 at the age of 58. Beloved son of the late Luther, Sr and Joan (nee Patrick) Sanders; loving father of Shelissa Rizzotto, Hannah Sanders, and Emma Sanders; and caring brother of Robert Sanders and the late William Sanders. Tomi was a music lover who spent the years his after graduation from Upper Moreland...
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Elizabeth Hadden Taylor Marvill

August 12, 1927 - June 6, 2019

Elizabeth Hadden Taylor Marvill, of Ambler, PA, originally born in Philadelphia and grew up in Chestnut Hill, PA passed away on Thursday, June 6, 2019. She was 91 years old. "Betsy", as she was affectionately known by her family and friends, was born on August 12, 1927 to the late Roger Whitall Taylor and Marjorie Wistar Canby Taylor. She was the wife to the late George William Marvill, Jr. who...
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Ralph James Case

August 6, 1946 - June 4, 2019

Ralph James Case, of Hatboro, passed away on Tuesday, June 4, 2019. He was 72 years old. "Jim" as he was affectionately known by his family and friends, was born on August 6, 1946 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Ralph and Mary (née Bangs) Case. Jim graduated from West High School and then served in the Navy from 1963 to 1967. He was a builder and was the owner of Horizon Construction and Aspen...
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James W. Hessenthaler

May 31, 2019

James W. Hessenthaler, of Willow Grove, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on May 31, 2019 at the age of 95. Beloved husband of the late Rosa Louise (nee Freeman); loving father of James Jr. (Sharon), Patricia Mack (Karl), and Robert (Nancy); caring grandfather of 10 and great grandfather of 14. Relatives and friends are invited to share in James' Life Celebration on Saturday,...
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Anne G. (nee Coyne) Small

May 31, 2019

Anne G. Small (nee Coyne) of Huntingdon Valley passed away on May 31, 2019. She was 62 years old. Anne is survived by her beloved husband Vincent, her loving children, Sean (Katherine), Daniel (Nora), Kevin (Keri), Colleen (Daniel Byrne), and Vincent (Kate), and her dear brothers, Thomas Coyne (Stephen Duffy), Edward Coyne (Akemi), Lawrence Coyne (Rie), Robert Coyne (Jeanne), and Stephen Coyne ...
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Helen D. Geisler

May 29, 2019

Helen D. Geisler (nee Doughtery), of Abington, passed away surrounded by her family on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at the age of 89. Beloved mother of Chryss Mench (Richard) and Kurt Geisler (Fercy); loving grandmother to Clinton Mench (Laura Martin), Heather Craven (Joel Craven), Joy Craven (Greg Craven), Travis Geisler, Conner Geisler, and Reagan Geisler; caring great-grandmother to Davis, Cora,...
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James Y. Jeong

May 24, 2019

James Yoo, passed away on May 24th, 2019 at the age of 32. James was born on April 20th, 1987 in Appleton, Wisconsin. He is survived by his parents Ted and Jung Jeong, and his sisters Ji-Yun Jeong, and Heidi Jeong. James was known for his loving and joyful personality. He was a real people person who loved to give gifts, and help others. James enjoyed basketball and bowling. Family and...
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Donald Richardson

May 24, 2019

Donald Richardson, of Willow Grove, passed away surrounded by his family on May 24, 2019 at the age of 93. Beloved husband of Dolores (nee Youell) of 69 years; loving father of Janet Richardson O'Banion (Ralph) and Gail Richardson Roth (George); caring grandfather of Ryan Marshall O'Banion (Caroline), Steven Kyle O'Banion, Michael Roth (Giselle Hipkins), Kevin Roth (Christine); and loving great...
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Paul A. Thornton

May 21, 2019

Paul A. Thornton, of Roslyn, passed away surrounded by his family on May 21, 2019 at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Mary L. (nee Holtz); loving father of Ellen Staerk (Joseph), Michael, Patrick (Annemarie), James (Kelly), Thomas, Theresa McDermott (John), and Elizabeth Giandomenico (Stephen); dear Pop-Pop to 18 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; and caring brother of Marian DiPuppo, the...
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Janet L. (nee Short) Collinson

May 16, 2019

Janet L. Collinson (nee Short) passed away surrounded by her loving family on May 16, 2019. She was 82 years old. Janet was a resident of Seaford DE., formerly of Willow Grove PA. She is survived by her loving husband of 64 years, George S. Collinson; her children; Brent D. Collinson (Kristine), Kimberly Smart (Jack), Randi L. Collinson, Sandra Soltoff (Michael), Lois Thompson (Steven), Robin...
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Frank S. Gartner

May 15, 2019

Frank S. Gartner, of Horsham, passed away surrounded by his family on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the age of 90. Beloved husband of Grace L. (nee Baxter); loving father to his daughter Linda Bruno (Michael LeMaitre) and Barbara Ehlmann (Mark); cherished Poppy of Jennifer Spadaro (Vincent), Kimberly Ehlmann, Stephanie Ehlmann (Matthew Weaver), and Mark Ehlmann Jr.; loving great grandfather of...
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Evelyn B. Entenmann

May 14, 2019

Evelyn B. Entenmann, of Abington, PA, passed away into God's loving care on Tuesday morning, May 14, 2019 at her daughters residence. She was 95 years old. Evelyn was born in Philadelphia, PA on January 24, 1924 to the late Charles W. Hallworth and Evelyn E. (née Bertolet) Hallworth. She was the wife to the late Elmer W. Entenmann who passed away in 2003. Evelyn was a graduate of Kensington High...
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Darlene E. Hamilton

October 22, 1938 - May 12, 2019

Darlene E. Hamilton, of Warrington, PA passed away on Sunday, May 12, 2019. She was 80 years old. Darlene was born on October 22, 1938 to the late John E. Miller and Elva M. (nee Doelbor) Miller in Philadelphia, PA. She was the wife of, David C. Hamilton, III with whom she is survived by and together they shared 49 years of marriage. Darlene was a graduate of Abington Senior High School and...
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Deirdre J. Owens

May 8, 2019

Deirdre J. Owens, of Abington, passed away on Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health. She was 82 years old. Deirdre was born on July 1, 1936 in Philadelphia to the late Victor and Beatrice (Gormley) Sherman. She worked 37 years at Abington Memorial Hospital as a Tel-e-Help counselor and then as Radiology Clerk until her retirement. Deirdre was a very loving, joyous, creative...
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William F. "Bill" Neusidl

April 26, 2019

William F. Neusidl "Bill", formerly of Elkins Park, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on 
April 26, 2019 at the age of 86. William is survived by his beloved wife Katharine E. (nee Smith); his 
loving children Theresa Welsh (Richard) and William B. Neusidl, M.D. (Ann); his caring grandchildren 
Katharine (James), Richard (Kristen), William (Ann), and William J.; and his...
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Kathleen J. Spangler

April 25, 2019

Spangler- Kathleen J. (nee Petrik) age 72, on Thursday April 25, 2019 of Willow Grove and formerly of Olney. Beloved wife for 29 years to Robert E. Spangler, daughter of the late John & Helen (nee Kelly) Petrik, sister of the late Mary Petrik and the late Lynn Bowen. Kathie was the devoted niece of the late Kitty Kelly, and is the cousin of Pat & the late Nick Passarelli, and was the aunt of...
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Deborah (Debbie) Lynn (nee Barbaro) Adams

April 17, 2019

It is with great sadness that we share the passing of Deborah (Debbie) Lynn Adams (nee Barbaro) of Lansdale, PA on April 17, 2019 at the age of 46. Debbie was a loving wife, mother and daughter. She is survived by her husband, Kenton Adams and their children, Samuel (11), Jenna (7) and Kara (7). She was the beloved daughter of Anthony Barbaro and Marie Barbaro (nee Preite). She is also...
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Patricia Pamela (nee Hartl) Hanssen

April 5, 2019

Patricia Pamela Hanssen (nee Hartl), formerly of Durban, South Africa, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, April 5, 2019 at the age of 100. Patricia is predeceased by her husband John George Hanssen; her daughter Pam van Schaik (Louis); and her parents Hendrix and Pauline (nee Krauser) Hartl. She is survived by her daughters Beverley Mitchell (Leslie) and Lesley Kaiser ...
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Dorothy Lorraine (nee Shaeffer) Hampel

March 21, 2019

Dorothy Lorraine Hampel (nee Shaeffer), of Lansdale, passed away on March 21, 2019 at the age of 91. She is predeceased by her daughter Patricia Ann Hampel and Janice Ball (Joseph); and her siblings Margaret Connelly, Katherine Moorehouse, and Robert Shaeffer. Dorothy is survived by her daughter Dorothy "Dee" Hampel (Timothy Day); her grandchildren Christopher Ball, Kevin Ball (Amelia Ann),...
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Norma (Ann McQuade) Goldstein

March 16, 2019

Goldstein Norma (Ann McQuade), at age 85, passed away on March 16th. She was the loving wife of Harry Goldstein; beloved mother of Diana L. Morrell (late Isaiah), Janice K. Vogel (Fritz), Carol Gruber, Robert Goldstein, Rhonda Schrillo, and Kristi Taverno (Anthony). Norma was also a devoted grandmother to 14 grandchildren and six great grandchildren. Norma was a cherished patriarch of the...
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Thomas McAndrews

March 15, 2019

McAndrews Thomas, age 57, of Philadelphia passed away on March 15th. He was the beloved son of Veronica and the late Patrick; loving brother to Veronica (Barry), Mary, Joseph (Jill), Patrick, Ernest (June), Michael (MaryJean), and Christopher (Nicole); dearest friend to Valerie; devoted Godfather to Kevin and Kyla, and cherished uncle to many nieces and nephews. He was also adored by his aunts,...
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Ada L. Parry

March 12, 2019

Ada L. Parry, of Fort Washington, passed away on Tuesday evening, March 12, 2019 at Fort Washington Estates. She was 103 years old. Ada was born in Philadelphia on February 5, 1916 to the late Augustus and Lena (nee Corte) Lorenzon. She was the wife to the late Glen Parry and is survived by her children; Sandra Howard (Douglas), Beverly Morton (Harry), and Nancy Parry as well as her four...
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Dorothy Lindeman Hinkin

March 12, 2019

Dorothy Lindeman Hinkin of Hatboro, PA formerly of Roslyn, PA, passed away suddenly Tuesday, March 12, 2019. She was 89. Dorothy was the daughter of the late Henry Lindeman and Elsie (Tag) Lindeman. She graduated near the top of her class from Woodrow Wilson High School in Philadelphia. Dorothy initially worked for First Pennsylvania Bank where, in the late 1950's, she was selected to be among...
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John J. Pellegrino

March 8, 2019

John J. Pellegrino, 92, of Philadelphia, passed away on March 8, 2019. John served in the US Army during WWII and worked at Honeywell. He was a kind, humorous, and generous person. John was predeceased by his parents, Nicola and Jennie Pellegrino, and his sister, Mary Grace Alu, and is survived by his nephew Raymond Alu (Terri), niece MaryLouise Alu Curto (the late Salvatore), and great-nieces...
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Helen T. (Nee Tittelmayer) Relick

March 3, 2019

Helen T. Relick (Nee Tittelmayer), age 94, of Southampton Estates passed away on March 3, 2019. Helen was the beloved wife of the late William J., loving mother Susan R. Mayhall (James), and Robert D. Relick., Grandmother of Andrew (Erica) and David (Kristin) and Great Grandmother of Emily, Ben, Sam and Teagan, Sister of Dorothy Tittelmayer, Bertha Beer, Margaret Davenport and Joan Rhodes, and...
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Dolores M. Houdeshel

February 26, 2019

Dolores M. Houdeshel (nee Logsdon), of Warrington, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on February 26, 2019 at the age of 89. Dolores is predeceased by her beloved husband Robert Houdeshel Sr. and her son Robert Houdeshel Jr. (Berta). Dolores is survived by her children Ronald Houdeshel (Linda) and Charles Houdeshel (Jane); her grandchildren Patricia, Robert, Jean, Shana, and...
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Fannie Pate

July 27, 1931 - February 14, 2019

Fannie Pate passed at the age of 87 On February 14, 2019. Fannie Pate was born in Philadelphia on July 27, 1931 to Hollis and Ozella Fletcher. She grew up the 4th from the oldest of her seven siblings: Kenneth, Tracy, Minnie, Pauline, Ozella, Joan, and Leola. She graduated from West Philadelphia High School in 1948. In 1955, on Oct 29th, Fannie Fletcher married Lonnie E. Pate. Fannie was...
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Helen Pulice

January 27, 2019

Helen Pulice, long-time resident of Abington, passed away peacefully on January 27, 2019, at the age of 90 years. She is preceded in death by her husband and best friend Ralph Pulice (2010). Helen is survived by her brothers William Zappini and Augustus Zappini and sisters-in-law Lillian Avato and Eleanore Pulice. Helen will be forever remembered by her numerous nieces, nephews, extended...
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Albert F. Martino, Sr.

January 21, 2019

Albert F. Martino Sr., age 97 of Roslyn passed away peacefully on January 21, 2019. He was the beloved husband of the late Julia (nee Johnston), loving father of Albert Jr. (Missy), Patty Marlin (Mike), Raymond (Mary Anne and Lisa Bruckner (Late Stuart), dear grandfather Peter, Michael, Joanne, Wendy, Cheryl, Jarrett, Dalton, Paige, (Late Julianne), great grandfather of 11 and great great...
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Gregory A. Washington

January 14, 2019

Gregory A. Washington, of Philadelphia, passed away surrounded by his family on January 14, 2019 at the age of 64. Gregory is predeceased by his brother Frederick Washington. He is survived by his loving children Gregory Williams and his wife, Donisha, Sharita Flaherty (Washington) and her husband, Ryan, Annette Washington, Marcus Washington and his fiancé, Shari, Cynthia Knuckles (Washington)...
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John W. "Jack" Kavalek II

May 25, 1945 - January 7, 2019

John W. Kavalek, II "Jack", of Warrington, passed away into God's loving care on Monday, January 7, 2019. He was 73 years old. Jack was born on May 25, 1945 in Abington to the late John W. Kavalek, Sr. and the late Alice M. (nee Herron) Kavalek. He was a graduate of Upper Moreland High School and attended Bucks County Community College and then Temple University where he earned his Bachelor's...
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Emily E. Maier

January 7, 2019

Emily E. Maier, of East Norriton, passed away into God's loving care on Monday, January 7, 2019 at Brandywine Living at Senior Suites where she resided. She was 72 years old. Emily was born on August 15, 1946 to the late Frank X. Maier and Emilie C. (nee Seemayer) Maier in Philadelphia. She was a resident of Brandywine in East Norriton for about 15 years and during her time there, she enjoyed...
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Roberta A. Wilmarth

January 4, 2019

Roberta A. Wilmarth passed away peacefully with her family by her side on January 4, 2019. Born in Chestnut Hill, Roberta was the loving daughter to the late Robert and Anna Griffith (nee Knight). She is the loving mother to Elaine Loweree, James Wilmarth, Jr. (Lois), Lisa DiBella (James, Sr.), dear grandmother to James DiBella, Jr., Elizabeth Loweree, Michael J. DiBella, Shawn Loweree, Ashley...
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Kathleen M. "Kathy" Fitzgerald

August 29, 1946 - January 3, 2019

Kathleen M. Fitzgerald "Kathy", age 72, of Willow Grove, PA, died on Thursday, January 3, 2019 with her children by her side. Wife of 47 years to the late James "Jim" Fitzgerald and daughter of the late James and Catherine Hesson, Kathy was born on August 29, 1946 in Philadelphia, PA. She graduated from St. Hubert's High School, Class of 1964. She had career as a laboratory technician and worked...
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Sharron T. Edlow

December 31, 2018

Sharron T. Edlow (nee Jones), of Philadelphia, passed away suddenly on December 31, 2018 at the age of 58. Sharron is survived by her loving children Elijah Jones (Rebecca), Emmaunel Jones, Tiffany Jones, and Malika Calhoun (Aaron); caring grandchildren Caleb, Ethan, Sebastian, Nevaeh, Shakur, Destiny, Shaquala, Autumn, Stori, Laqual, Jahlil, Mariah, Shadacious, and Royalty; and beloved great...
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Wendy L. Knauf

December 19, 2018

Wendy L. Knauf departed this life on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. She was born on November 30, 1956 to the late John and Martha Knauf in Philadelphia, PA. She attended Hobe Sound United Methodist Church. A lover of music, Wendy both danced and sang with an inspired spirit. Although challenged by Down syndrome, Wendy brought positive energy and love to everyone around her. Left to cherish her...
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John J. Howard

December 18, 2018

John J. Howard, Jr. passed away on December 18, 2018 at the age of 90. Born in Philadelphia, John was a Sergeant First Class and a Paratrooper in the Army. He distinguished himself in a battle near Sokkogaf, Korea and was awarded a Bronze Star. After a long career as a master butcher, John retired and enjoyed a passion for wood working. John is survived by his step children, Stephen Kutzer...
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Marie R. Potosky

December 13, 2018

Marie R. Potosky passed away on December 13, 2018. She was 92 years old. Marie was the beloved wife of Joseph W. Sr. who passed away in 1987. She was the loving mother of Joseph W. Jr. and his wife Linda. Marie is also survived by a brother Louis Affannato, a half sister Beth Dippel, as well as nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a half brother Frank Affannato. Marie worked for...
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Mary Ann Kloss

December 12, 2018

Mary Ann Kloss, of North Wales, passed away on December 12, 2018 at the age of 86. Predeceased by her husband Edwin Kloss; her siblings John Delaney, Patrick Delaney, and Dorothy Schmidt. She is survived by her sister-in-law Evelyn; nephews Bill Schmidt (Carolyn) and John Delaney (Dot); and many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to share in Mary Ann's Life Celebration on...
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Katelyn A. (nee Katie Kovalcik) Raiguel

December 9, 2018

Katelyn A. Raiguel (nee Katie Kovalcik) of Willow Grove passed away Sunday, December 9, 2018. She was 33 years old. Katie is survived by her beloved and endlessly loving husband of 5 years, Jason; her loving parents, James and Susan Kovalcik; her brothers, James Jr. and Jarret; and her sister, Kelsey. Also surviving are her grandmothers, Jane Eichert and Carol Kovalcik, and many aunts, uncles...
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Sally (Lynne) Slater Lucas

November 19, 2018

Sally (Lynne) Slater Lucas of Warminster passed away with her daughter & son-in-law by her side, holding her hands and looking into her beautiful blue eyes, on November 19, 2018 in Abington Memorial Hospital at the age of 71. Sally unexpectedly succumbed to her illnesses and will be truly missed by all she touched with her gentle, kind-hearted, thoughtful, loving, supportive, devoted, selfless,...
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Ann T. (nee Crean) Rogers

November 7, 2018

Ann T. Rogers (nee Crean), of Warrington, passed away on November 7, 2018 at the age of 96. Predeceased by her husband John Rogers; her daughter Teri Spencer (David); and her brothers Bob Crean (Anne), Fred Crean (Ann), Jimmy Crean (Ann), Joe Crean (Grace), Howard Crean, and Rich Crean (Kate). Ann is survived by her sister Helen Yeager (Bill), her children Barbara Torrence (Greg), Kim...
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John W. Schwartzenberg

November 6, 2018

John W. Schwartzenberg, 87, of Maple Glen, passed away on November 6, 2018. He was an engineer for Leeds & Northrup for 40 years and also a past organist at St. Alphonsus Church. John was the husband of the late Margaret, and is survived by his children, Anne and John. Relatives and friends are invited to John's visitation on Saturday, November 10, from 10:00am to 11:00am, at St. Alphonsus...
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Marie Boyer

October 10, 2018

Age 97 of Warminster, PA. Passed away peacefully on October 10, 2018. Devoted wife of the late George Boyer Jr and mother to Lynne Jones and George and her adored grandchildren Scott and Jennifer. Edna was a graduate of Olney High School. She served honorably as a Navy Wave during World War II was stationed in Hawaii. Edna was a very active member of Christ Lutheran Church. She loved life and...
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James J. Roberts

October 10, 2018

James J. Roberts of Abington, formerly of Philadelphia, passed away on October 10, 2018. He was 82 years old. Jim was the beloved husband of the late Marilyn (nee Roemhild). He is survived by his loving children Lynn Hackius (Wayne), Debbie Helveston (Joe), Val Hughes (Tim), Glenn Roberts (Lisa) and Tracey Ferraro (Brian). Jim was Predeceased by son Jimmy Roberts. He was the dear PopPop of 14...
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Robert Francis McCool

October 7, 2018

Robert Francis McCool of Cape May, New Jersey, formerly of Philadelphia, PA passed away Sunday, October 7, 2018 at Abington Memorial Hospital. He was 87 years old. Born in Philadelphia, PA to Matthew and Eleanor McNally McCool. Beloved husband of Mary Ann Krupsha McCool and the late Marie Kelly McCool. Loving father of Robert F. McCool (Tricia), Marita McVeigh (Edward), Timothy McCool (Karen),...
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Altimus P. "Bud" Seneca

October 5, 2018

Altimus P. Seneca ("Bud") passed away on October 5, 2018, just one month shy of turning 96. Beloved husband of the late Rita M. (nee Amato). Loving Father to his children Laurel Seneca (Brenda LeClerc) and Barbara Seneca (Daniel Dempsey); devoted Grandfather to Patrick Dempsey (Rebecca); and loving Uncle to many nieces and nephews. Bud was the youngest of eight children of Laura and Joseph...
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Lisa M. Henderson

September 26, 2018

Lisa M. (nee Wadsworth) Henderson of Levittown, PA passed away suddenly on Wednesday, September 26, 2018. She was 56 years old. A lifelong Levittown resident, Lisa enjoyed crocheting, especially for her grandchildren and the homeless. She also had a love of animals and enjoyed caring for the neighborhood cats. Lisa is preceded in death by her granddaughter, Sierra. She will be missed by her...
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Edward V. Kelley

September 26, 2018

Kelley Edward V., of Philadelphia and Oreland PA, on September 26th 2018 at the age of 77. Ed is survived by his loving wife Sylvia Kelley (nee Dominguez) of 30 years. Ed will also be greatly missed by his caring daughter Pauline M., and his adoring grandchildren; Justin and Maya. Ed will be remembered for his generosity. Ed often enjoyed spending time with family. Ed was happiest when...
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Helen Gill

September 25, 2018

Helen (Griffenberg) Gill passed away peacefully on Tuesday, September 25, 2018 at Abington Memorial Hospital in Abington, Pennsylvania. She was 91 years old. Born in Camden to John and Helen (Muir) Griffenberg on September 9, 1927, she is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Reginald (Burt) Gill; her children John (Mary) Gill, Bruce Gill, Allison Gill, and John Hunter; her ten...
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Francis J. Delaney

September 17, 2018

Francis J. Delaney, of Willow Grove, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on September 17, 2018 at the age of 55. Dear son of the late Francis and Mary Gertrude Delaney. Beloved husband of Joyce (nee Superior); loving father of Melissa Sayer and Frankie; dear brother of Mary Ann Maginnis (Late Russell), Kathaleen Kurtz (Leon), Patricia Cleary (William) and Denise Delaney; also...
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Samuel "Sam" J. Borrelli, Jr.

September 13, 2018

Samuel "Sam" J. Borrelli Jr., of Philadelphia, passed away on September 13, 2018 at the age of 34. He is survived by his parents Samuel Borrelli Sr. ( Judy ) and Eileen Plunkett (nee Havel) (George); his siblings Vincent Borrelli, Alexandria Borrelli, Tiffany Plunkett, Erica Plunkett, Zachary Plunkett, Georgie Plunkett, and Gracie Plunkett; his grandmother Margaret McCabe; his late...
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Donald W. Sease

September 1, 1934 - September 12, 2018

Donald W. Sease, son of the late Florence C. Boyd and Calhoun C. Sease was born on September 1, 1934, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. His early years were spent in the Philadelphia public school system. He served in the U.S. Air Force for three years. On August 7, 1965, Donald was united in holy matrimony to Julia M. Sease. It was a beautiful and happy marriage. They loved each other dearly...
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Ralph I. Webb

September 4, 2018

Ralph I. Webb, of Warminster, passed away on September 4, 2018 at the age of 79. Ralph passed away at home surrounded by his wife and daughter after years of suffering. Ralph is survived by his loving wife Nina (nee Streeper); his children David (Lori), Lisa Dering, Bonnie Trotter, and James; 8 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; and his brother Robert (Thelma.) Relatives and friends are...
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Julia M. Sease

June 30, 1940 - August 26, 2018

Julia M. Sease, daughter of the late Clifford Lewis and Catherine Young, was born on June 30, 1940, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, She passed away into God's loving care on Sunday, August 26, 2018, at age 78. As a young girl, she joined the Ebenezer Community Methodist Church where she sang on the choir. Julia was educated in the Philadelphia School system, graduating from South Philadelphia...
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Jane A. Gradwell

August 23, 2018

Jane A. Gradwell, of Ambler and formerly of Horsham, passed away into God's loving care on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Abington Memorial Hospital. She was 74 years old. Jane was born on November 5, 1943 to the late George and Bertha Gradwell in Philadelphia. She was a 1961 graduate of Roxborough High School and then attended and graduated from West Chester University where she received her...
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Angela V. Ronconi

August 23, 2018

Angela V. Ronconi, of Media and a resident of Fair Acres, Passed away into God's loving care on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Bryn Mawr Hospital. She was 85 years old. Angela was born in Philadelphia on October 19, 1932 to the late Frederick and Amabelie (nee Bianchi) Ronconi. She was a graduate of Hallahan High School in Philadelphia and then attended nursing school at Bryn Mawr Nursing School....
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Samuel H. Smack

August 15, 2018

Smack, Samuel H. of Warminster, age 87, on August 15, 2018. Beloved husband of Hilda. Loving father of Gregory and Johanna (Bryant). Dear grandfather of 2 and Great grandfather of 3. Relatives and friends are invited to share in Sam's life Celebration Monday, August 20, 2018 starting 9:30 AM followed by his service 11:30 AM at Lighthouse Fellowship U.M.C. 137 N. Easton Rd., Glenside, PA 19038....
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Tina Marie Adams-Clark

August 11, 2018

Tina Marie Adams-Clark, 47, of Oreland, PA passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 11, 2018 surrounded by her family. Born in Roslyn, PA, she was the daughter of Harry L. and Carol Ann (Cupo) Adams of Oreland, PA. Surviving in addition to her parents is her husband, Larry J. Clark; her children, Alexa Rose Clark and Lawrence Joseph Clark, IV, and her grandson, Colton James Baldwin; her...
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Lee H. Scott

August 6, 2018

Lee H. Scott, formerly of Lower Gwynedd, died on August 6, 2018 after a brief illness. She was 82. The youngest of six daughters of Birchall Hammer and Olive Wilson Hammer, Ms. Scott attended Abington Friends School, graduating in 1953. She attended the College of William & Mary, where she was a member of Pi Beta Phi sorority, graduating in 1957 with a degree in Mathematics. A devoted and...
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Bryan Scott Rickards

August 6, 2018

Bryan Scott Rickards, of Warrington, passed away on August 6, 2018 at the age of 48 after battling ALS for nearly 2 years. Bryan is survived by his beloved wife Cynthia (nee Chiarella); his loving children Gavin, Emily, and Abigail; his sister Jacqueline Pomper, his in-laws Eugene and Linda Chiarella; sister-in-law Angela Weeks (Mark); brother-in-law Joseph Chiarella (Cammie); nieces Trudy...
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Margaret I. (nee Linder) McCarty

July 26, 2018

Margaret I. McCarty (nee Linder), of Warrington, passed away on July 26, 2018 at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late Wilbert. Loving mother of Lorraine Bucci (Joe), William R. (Beth), Thomas F. (Debbie), David C., Douglas E. (Jennifer), Roxanne McCarty (David) and Leo J. (Kim). Dear Grandmom of Alyssa R. Edwards (Jason), Lauren, Timothy, Breanna, David, Kevin, Kathryn, Ryan, Daniel McCarty...
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Walter Reginald "Jack" Olivant

July 20, 2018

OLIVANT Walter Reginald "Jack", on July 20, 2018. Loving father of Edward and Walter Olivant and MaryLou Berk, dear brother of Helen Merschbach, Lorraine Zearfos, Albert and Joseph Gressel and the late Charles Titus, cherished grandfather of six. Jack was a drywall finisher foreman with over 40 years experience, from 1957 – 1997. He was an outstanding member of Drywall Finishers Local 1955...
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Jean (nee Salvatore) Salerno

July 2, 2018

Jean Salerno (nee Salvatore), of Palm Beach and Warminster, passed away on July 2, 2018 at the age of 92. Jean is predeceased by her husband Armand; grandson Darin; sister Yolanda Lagana; and brother Michael Salvatore. Jean is survived by her children Lawrence Salerno and Pamela Konesky (George); and 10 granddogs. Jean was a "Miss Westchester Appliance" winner in 1946 which led to a brief...
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Nancy E. Birkhead

June 30, 2018

Nancy E. Birkhead, 73, of Rockledge, passed away on June 30th, 2018. She was born in Philadelphia, the daughter of Angelo and Elizabeth Yacovett. Nancy loved all the holidays, particularly Halloween. She enjoyed the Jersey Shore, going to the casinos, and shopping on QVC. She also loved beautiful flowers. Nancy was the wife of the late Arthur Birkhead. She is survived by her children: ...
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Thomas P. "Tom" Cavanaugh

June 20, 2018

Thomas P. Cavanaugh "Tom", of Roslyn, passed away on June 20, 2018 at the age of 65. Tom is preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Eileen (nee DeMara) Cavanaugh and his brother Gene Cavanaugh. Tom is survived by his beloved wife Cheryl (nee Donsky); his loving children Michael (SvetlanaAynbinder) and Justin; his dear granddaughter Abigail; his caring siblings Joseph, Richard, and Margaret;...
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Barbara E. (nee Walker) LaRue

June 25, 1941 - June 6, 2018

Barbara E. LaRue (nee Walker), of Willow Grove, passed away into God's loving care on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. She was 76 years old. "Barb", as she was affectionately known by her family and friends, was born on June 25, 1941 to the late Thomas W. Walker, II. and Sarah J. (nee Stewart) Walker in Philadelphia, PA. She was the wife to the late Philip R. LaRue, Sr. who passed away in 2002. Barb...
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Edward John Zanine, Esq.

July 12, 1968 - June 6, 2018

Edward John Zanine, Esq., passed away into God's loving care on Wednesday, June 6, 2018. He was 49 years old. "Ed" as he was affectionately known by his family and friends was born on July 12, 1968 to Joseph and Eileen (nee Dooley) Zanine in Abington, PA. He was the husband to Holly M. (nee Culver) Zanine and together they shared 22 years of marriage. Ed attended and graduated in 1986 from...
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