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On behalf of Life Celebration, I would like to thank you for your trust and provide some information on what you can expect from us. Our goal is simple - to get to know you and your family so we may provide the highest level of care in a way that is best for everyone involved. It is our pledge to do everything we can to provide you peace of mind as your family transitions through the time ahead. Again, thank you for your trust and confidence in us. If you have any questions about your loved one’s care, please do not hesitate to call me at 855-717-5224.

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Our Obituaries

Anna E. Wilson

January 14, 2019

Wilson, Anna E., Age 76 of Philadelphia, on January 14th, 2019. Beloved wife of Robert E. Sr., loving mother of Theresa Maimone (John), Patricia Grassie (Thomas), Robert E. Jr. (Maria), Kelly Marvel, (Steve) and George (Donna). Dear sister of Sally Crann, Dorothy Anderson and Ruth McGinley and loving grandmother of Zachary, Taylor, Tyler, Robert E. III, Alyssa, Nikolette, Kelsey, Morgan, Paige...
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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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Ann M. Powell

January 14, 2019

Ann M. Powell (nee Kuhne), 79 of Philadelphia passed away suddenly and peacefully on January 14, 2019. Beloved wife of the late George R. Powell. Loving mother of Maryann Kolimaga (Stephen) and Linda Harris (Marc). Mom Mom of Ryan, Sean, Jack, Logan, Gavin and Christian. Dear sister of Elizabeth Silvotti. Ann enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her 6 grandsons, as well as lunch...
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Thomas J. Creachen, Jr.

January 14, 2019

Thomas J. Creachen, Jr. passed away on January 14, 2019 at the age of 71. Beloved husband of Teresa M. Creachen (nee Wilson); loving father of Thomas J., III (Donna), Christopher (Heather) and Gregory (Alexandra Press); cherished grandfather of Kyle, Christopher, Jr., Layla and Jordan; dear brother of Kathryn Podlaszewski (Henry), Carolyn Kivenias (Charles), Patricia Villanueva (Raymond) and the...
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Paul Zappala

November 30, 1933 - January 14, 2019

Paul Zappala of Jeffersonville, passed away peacefully on Monday January 14, 2019, at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was 85 years old. Born November 30, 1933 in Catania, Sicily, he was the son of the late Sebastian and Rosa (nee Cavallaro) Zappala, and the beloved husband of Anna (nee Savoca) Zappala with whom he shared 55 years of marriage. Paul served in the Italian Military...
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Francis "Frank" P. White

July 11, 1952 - January 13, 2019

White Jr. Francis "Frank" P. White, Jr. of West Norriton passed away with his loved ones at his side on Sunday, January 13, at the age of 66. Born July 11, 1952, he was the son of the late Francis P. White, Sr. and Rose Mary (nee Madden) White, and the beloved partner of Christina Valavanis. He graduated from Frankford High School in 1970 and attended some college at Berklee College of...
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Dawn Marie Shaw

January 12, 2019

Dawn Marie Shaw, 39 passed away on January 12, 2019. Loving mother of Alyssa L. Glowacki. Grandmother of Zayden, sister of Tiffany Shaw, aunt of Matthew, McKayla, Jadon and Dannilynn. Dawn was a kind hearted, giving and funny person who enjoyed horseback riding, ice skating, the beach and most of all spending time with her family and friends. She was a fighter of many battles who always found a...
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Francis C. Riley

January 12, 2019

Francis C. Riley of Langhorne passed into God's loving care at Chandler Hall Hospice on Saturday, January 12, 2019. He was 77 years old. Loving son of the late Mildred (Schmidt) Riley. Frank is survived by his loving wife of 55 years Barbara (Burke) Riley. Loving father of Mark F. Riley (Kris) and Lynne J. Mason. Frank also leaves behind four grandchildren Erica, Kelly, Sarah and Ian. One sister...
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Alma M. Friz

January 12, 2019

Alma M. Friz passed away on Saturday, January 12, 2019 at the age of 83, surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of William T. Friz, Jr.; loving mother of Robin Peifer (Dennis), Judy Camponelli (the Late Joe), Kathleen Siffel, Scott Friz (Kathy), William A. Friz, Jeffrey Friz and the late David Tomkinson; cherished grandmother of Laurie, Amber, Sean, Erin, Erica, Jesse, Rachel, Katelyn, Jill,...
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Nancy R. Kurz

January 12, 2019

Nancy R. Kurz, 72, of Philadelphia, passed away on January 12, 2019. Nancy enjoyed her time at home, doing crossword puzzles and watching cooking shows, and especially liked spending time with family members. Nancy is survived by her sister, Paula Allen, her brother Pete and his wife Dawn, her niece Staci, nephews Tom (Tiffany) and Blaze (Julie), grand-nephews Jon, Ben, Connor, Isaiah, Jeremy...
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Mark C. Basile

January 12, 2019

Mark C. Basile, Sr., 63, of Egg Harbor Twp., went home to be with the Lord on Saturday January 12, 2019. Born in Elizabeth, NJ he was the son of the late Samuel R. Basile, Sr., and Mary C. (Lipari) Basile. Mark was a well known local musician who played in a local band as its base player. He was a huge lover of fishing of any kind, steam, lake, beach or deep sea fishing; he was passionate...
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Elizabeth Rose "Betty" Hammond

January 12, 2019

Elizabeth Rose "Betty" Hammond passed away peacefully with her family by her side on January 12, 2019 at age 89. Born in Norristown, Betty was the daughter of Eleanor (Greco) and Michael Bono. Betty graduated from Norristown High School in 1947 and went onto work as a secretary for several years before devoting herself and many talents to caring for her family. She resided in Plymouth Meeting...
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June R. Scheirer

January 11, 2019

June R. Scheirer passed away peacefully on January 11, 2019 at age 81. Born to Catherine (Saxon) and Thomas Zummo. She resided in East Norriton with her beloved husband Harold K. Scheirer. June was the loving mother of Debbie Kratz (Dean), Chuck Scheirer, and Steven Scheirer, dear grandmother of Pam Wells (Wayne), Megan Alderfer (Brian), Lauren Schultz (Jeff), Jake Kratz (Mary), Joshua, Brian,...
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Jean A. (Latham) Eiser

March 3, 1927 - January 11, 2019

Jean A. (Latham) Eiser, 90, of Hatboro passed away January 11, 2019. Born March 3. 1927, she was the daughter of the late Regina and William Latham Jr. Jean was predeceased by her husband Raymond G. Eiser who she was married to for 67 years. She is survived by her children Carol J. Livezey (Charles), David W. Eiser, Beth A. Ratcliffe (George). She is also survived by her 6 Grandchildren and 12...
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Ronald G. "Ronnie" Greenwell

October 8, 1947 - January 10, 2019

Ronald G. "Ronnie" Greenwell, of Collegeville and Roxborough, passed away peacefully on Thursday January 10, 2019 with family by his side. He was 71 years old. Born on October 8, 1947 in Philadelphia to the late Henry "Tex" Greenwell and Doris (nee Baldwin). Ron was the beloved husband of the late Karen (nee Bloguszewski). Married for 43 years, Karen passed away just a short 9 months ago....
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Maria Yuchimiuk

January 10, 2019

Maria ( nee Aleksiejewicz ) on January 10, 2019, age 82, of Dacula, GA, formerly of Philadelphia, PA. Beloved wife of the late Pedro Yuchimiuk, loving mother of John ( Janet ) Yuchimiuk of Dacula, GA and David ( Cyndi ) Yuchimiuk of Sanatoga, PA, dear grandmother of Larisa and Rachel, and Kylie and Nate. Sister of Juan, Pedro, Alejo, Jorge, Rosa, Marta, Olga, Ana, Lidia, Valentina, and Susana....
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Eleanor M. Capobianchi

January 9, 2019

Eleanor M. Capobianchi, on January 9, 2019, age 85, passed at Nazareth Hospice. She was the beloved wife of the late Gino F. Capobianchi, Sr. Preceded in death also by her son Gino, two grandchildren, three brothers and one sister, she is survived by her daughter, Nora O'Hara, five grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Family and friends are invited to Eleanor's Graveside Service Saturday ,...
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Mary Ann (Civitello) DiCarlo

November 6, 1925 - January 9, 2019

Mary Ann (Civitello) DiCarlo, age 93, died at home on Wednesday, January 9th surrounded by her large and loving family. She was born in Mill Lane (Malvern) on November 6, 1925, daughter of Domenic and Angela (Bianco) Civitello. She attended Norristown schools and shared 70 joyful years of marriage with her husband, John who passed away in 2017. Together they raised 7 children. In addition to...
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John Robert Lennox

January 7, 2019

John Robert Lennox, 51, of Philadelphia and Abington Township, died suddenly of a heart attack, in his residence, in the early hours of Monday, January 7th. John is survived by his mother, Elva Ruth Lennox, his siblings, Elaine (Nick) and Diana (Andy), nephews William, Jacob, and Nicholas, and his niece Rachel. He is predeceased by his father, Robert, and his sister, Christine. John loved...
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Dorothy L. Vogelman

January 7, 2019

Dorothy L. (nee Scheffler) Vogelman, from Langhorne, PA and formerly of Bensalem, passed away Monday, January 7, 2019 at the age of 99. Daughter of the late Edward and Mary Scheffler, Dorothy was born and raised in Philadelphia. She was a member of St. John Lutheran Church in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia as well as the Ladies Auxiliary of the Eddington VFW Post 9220 in Bensalem. Dorothy...
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James P. Ruby, Sr.

January 7, 2019

James P. Ruby, Sr, 55, of Egg Harbor Township formerly of San Antonio, Texas passed away on Monday January 7, 2019. Jim was the surviving twin born in San Antonio to Edith Pigl Wildman and the late James Porter Ruby. Jim moved from San Antonio, Texas to New Jersey over 30 years ago and met the love of his life Carol in 2001 and married in 2003. Jim worked in construction his entire life and...
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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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Barbara G. Connolly

January 7, 2019

Barbara G. of Lawndale Philadelphia, and Laurel Spring New Jersey, on January 7th 2019 at the age of 73. Loving daughter of the late James and Dorothy Taylor. Barbara is survived by her loving husband Thomas J. Sr. of 50 years. Barbara will be greatly missed by her three loving sons; Thomas J. Jr. (Jacqueline), Christopher J. (Sharlene), and Timothy T., as well as her sisters Dorothy Ross (George...
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John J. Loughlin

January 6, 2019

John J. Loughlin passed away peacefully with his family by his side on January 6, 2019 at age 82. Born in Philadelphia, John was the son of Mary A. (Young) and Matthew F. Loughlin. He resided in Trappe with his beloved wife of 22 years, Catharine "Cas" (News) Loughlin. John was the step-father of the late Joe Croce (Kathy), Cindy Dunn (Jack) and Mark Croce (Kathy). He was the cherished...
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Doris B. Mershon

January 6, 2019

Doris B. Mershon, 89, of Newtown, PA died on January 6, 2019 at her home with her family by her side. Doris was born in Fairless Hills, PA, and lived in Yardley, before settling in Newtown for the past 54 years. Doris grew up on a farm in Falls Township and was a graduate of Fallsington High School, Class of 1948. Doris was an active member of the Newtown United Methodist church for 54 years...
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Raymond Bevidas

January 5, 2019

Raymond "Ray" Bevidas passed away, suddenly, on January 5, 2019 at the age of 71. Beloved husband for 46 years to Veronica "Ronnie" Bevidas (nee McCulley); loving father of Raymond Bevidas and Susan Bevidas (Ian Lichterman); dear brother of Helen Doran (Jim) and the late Bob Bevidas (the late Pearl). Ray proudly served his country in the Army during the Vietnam War. He then served the City of...
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Dolores DeVoy

January 5, 2019

Dolores DeVoy passed away peacefully with her family by her side on January 5, 2019. Born in Philadelphia, Dolores was the loving daughter to the late Edward and Mary Jacobost (nee Klem). Dolores was married to the love of her life, Leon for 53 years. They were inseparable from the day they married up until her passing. She was a life-long parishioner at Assumption BVM in Feasterville. ...
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Brian W. Ambruster

January 4, 2019

Brian W. Ambruster, Architect, born in Salem N.J. to the late Warren and Wilda Ambruster, passed away on Friday January 4, 2019, as a resident of Blackwood, N.J. He served in the US Navy and graduated from Drexel University in Philadelphia. He was predeceased by his sister, Cynthia (Jack) Claxton and survived by his longtime companion, Marlene Armstrong, his sister Gwynne (Hunter) Reeder, his...
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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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Bernard Coleman

January 3, 2019

Bernard A. "Bernie" Coleman passed away on January 3, 2019 at the age of 83. Beloved husband of Sonya Coleman (nee Lindsey); loving father of Doris Fuscellaro (Chalie), John Coleman (Marlene), Leeann Mahoney (Michael), Michael Coleman (Katie), Catherine Martin (Steve) and the late Lisa Coleman. He is also survived by his 13 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and his brother, James Coleman ...
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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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William C. Hunter

September 8, 1946 - January 3, 2019

William C. Hunter, age 72, passed away peacefully on Thursday evening, January 3, 2019, after surviving many years with colon cancer. Bill was born September 8, 1946, in Philadelphia, PA to parents William and Beatrice (Corson) Hunter. He is survived by his wife Sharon, daughter Amy, sister Barbara O'Brien, and her son Garrett. He was also close to Sharon's brother Michael Daney, his wife...
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John Gary McNulty

January 3, 2019

John "Gary" McNulty passed away on January 3, 2019 at the age of 77. Beloved husband of Paula McNulty (nee Picchione); loving father of Sean McNulty, Michelle Denton (Aaron), Renee Scully-Smith (Mark) and Andrew Scully (Shelly). He is also survived by his sister, Carol Goldfarb, his 14 grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Thomas and Clair McNulty;...
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William Jacob Engle III

January 2, 2019

William Jacob Engle III, known to us all as Billy or Bill, went home to be with our Lord on January 2, 2019 following a lengthy battle. Billy was born and raised in Northeast Philadelphia, graduated from George Washington HS, and proudly served in the US Navy from 1967 – 1969, including tours in Vietnam, before returning to Philly. He maintained his commitment to the United States through...
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Gloria M. 'Chris' Nutt

January 2, 2019

Gloria M. Nutt 'Chris', 88, of Yardley, passed away peacefully on January 2, 2019.. She loved animals, Autumn family trips to the Poconos, was a Civil War enthusiast, and loved tending to her bird feeders. Chris was the wife of the late Warren, and is survived by her children: Michael, David ('Skip') and his wife Mary Jo, Karen Connolly and her husband Bryan, her grandchildren: Richard,...
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Nicole F. Weir

January 1, 2019

Nicole F., on Jan.1, 2019 of North Hills, Pa. Daughter of the late Robert W. Sr. & Elizabeth (nee: Walls) Weir, sister of Ginny Sheppard (Rick) Robert Weir, Jr. (Lisa Ansaldo), Nancy E. Dillon, Aunt of Danielle (nee Fontana) Kugler, Eric Weir (Natalie Schweiker) Samantha Dillon, Tim Fontana, Kiersten(nee Weir)Hooks (Dustin), Tyler Dillon, Steven Dillon, Ryan Weir, Nicole Sheppard & Ben Sheppard...
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Joan D. Downie

January 1, 2019

DOWNIE Joan D., (nee Hill), of Philadelphia, on January 1st 2019 at the age of 85. Joan is preceded in death by her loving husband Robert A., of over 50 wonderful years. Joan will be greatly missed by her five caring daughters; Kathleen Yogis (George), Joan Fink (Michael), Eileen Healey (Thomas), Theresa Kronbar (George), and Susan Downie. Joan also leaves behind an impressive legacy in her 17...
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Jean Marie Hannon

October 1, 1938 - January 1, 2019

Jean Marie Hannon, 80, of Atlantic City, NJ entered into rest early morning on Tuesday January 1, 2019 at Somers Place in Egg Harbor Twp, NJ. Born in Atlantic City, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Alexander and Marie Elizabeth (Roth) Roddy. She took great pride that she was a native of Atlantic City. She graduated from high school there in 1956. Jean worked for the Federal...
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Arthur H. Prout, Jr.

December 31, 2018

Arthur H. Prout, Jr. 73 of Trevose passed away on Dec 31, 2018. Loving father of Timothy, Frank, Tina and Arthur P. Grandfather of 5. Dear brother of the late Lynn Kalicki. Arthur was a Philadelphia K9 Sheriff retiring after 32 years of service and a member of Masonic Lodge # 3. He was loved by all who knew him. Relatives and friends are invited to Arthur's Life Celebration Saturday, January...
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Kimberly A. Lawless

December 31, 2018

Kimberly A. Lawless passed away on December 31, 2018 at the age of 51. Beloved daughter of Carol Lawless (nee Omelchenko) and Robert Lawless (Teresa); companion of Bradley Worthington; also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. Kimberly loved animals and enjoyed music, especially The Grateful Dead. Relatives and friends are invited to Kimberly's Life Celebration Visitation Wednesday,...
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Joseph A. "Frank" Farrell IV

December 31, 2018

Sgt. Joseph A. "Frank" Farrell IV, of Fishtown Philadelphia, on December 31st 2018 at the age of 32. Joe is survived by his loving parents, Carol F. and Joseph A. (Dawn) as well as his four siblings; Sean Patrick, Michael Francis, Aiden Joseph., and Brynn Leah. Joe proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from 2006-2014 as a USMC 1345 Military Occupational Specialty. Joe served with...
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Helen T. Smith

December 31, 2018

Helen T. (nee Loftus), of Lawndale, age 95, on December 31, 2018. Beloved wife of the late Joseph, Loving mother of Helene Kropp (Dennis), Joseph (Carol), William (Maureen) and Patrick (Susan), Dear Grandmother of 9, Great Grandmother of 7 and Great Great Grandmother of 1. Helen was preceded in death by her brothers Eugene and James Loftus. Helen was born and raised in the Port Richmond...
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Donald R. Fargo

July 30, 1927 - December 31, 2018

Donald R. Fargo, Sr. of Pottstown, and a former long time resident of Norristown, passed away peacefully on Monday December 31, surrounded by his loving family. He was 91 years old. Born July 30, 1927 in Norristown, he was the son of the late Charles and Lillian (nee Knott) Fargo and the beloved husband of Marie (nee Martino)" Fargo with whom he shared 25 years of marriage, and the late Marion ...
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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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Thomas J. Rowlands, Jr.

April 18, 1958 - December 31, 2018

Thomas J. Rowlands, Jr., age 60, died Monday, December 31, 2018. Formerly of Levittown, he was living in Vermont. Preceded in death by his father Thomas, Sr., he is survived by his wife Tracy D. (nee Loveland), his mother, Margaret (nee Davies), his children; Jason M. and Megan C. Rowlands, his step-children; Michael S. Harmon,II and Steven D. Shand,II, his sisters; Barbara Tomlinson(Daniel), and...
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Esther R. Novotney

December 30, 2018

Esther R. Novotney passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018 at Saint Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA. She was 84 years of age. Esther was born in Newtown, PA on September 2, 1934 and lived in Newtown her entire life. She graduated from Council Rock High School in 1952. Esther served as the head legal secretary at the law firm of Stuckert and Yates in Newtown, PA for 54 years. She retired...
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Justin R. Lavan

December 30, 2018

Justin R. Lavan, 45, of Philadelphia passed away on December 30, 2018. Justin was a loving husband, father and son. Relatives and friends are invited to Justin's Life Celebration Tuesday, January 8, 2019, 9:30 to 11:00AM at John F. Givnish of Academy Rd, 10975 Academy Rd. Followed by his funeral service at 11:00AM. Interment is private.
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Esther R. Novotney

September 2, 1934 - December 30, 2018

Esther R. Novotney passed away Sunday, December 30, 2018 at Saint Mary Medical Center, Langhorne, PA. She was 84 years of age. Esther was born in Newtown, PA on September 2, 1934 and lived in Newtown her entire life. She graduated from Council Rock High School in 1952. Esther served as the head legal secretary at the law firm of Stuckert and Yates in Newtown, PA for 54 years. She retired...
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Fran Burns

December 30, 2018

Fran Burns, 69, of Hamilton, NJ, died on December 30, 2018 at Chandler Hall Hospice, Newtown, Pa. Born in Doylestown, PA, Fran was a long time resident of Levittown and Buckingham before moving to Hamilton in 2004. Fran is a graduate of Neshaminy High School, class of 1969 and an office manager for Newtown Medical Group for over 15 years where she was known as "Fabulous Fran". Fran is an...
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Veronica M. Meissler

February 17, 1929 - December 30, 2018

Veronica M. Meissler (nee Shroad), of Warminster, PA., formerly of Levittown, PA. died Sunday, December 30, 2018 at the age of 89. She was the wife of the late John Meissler of 64 years. She is survived by her daughter, Veronica M. Jones (Charles), her grandson, Matthew C. Jones (Meghan) and two great granddaughters, and many nieces, nephews and dear friends. Family and friends are invited to...
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Samuel Phillip Immordino

June 14, 1924 - December 30, 2018

Samuel Phillip Immordino, age 94, passed away peacefully at home with his family around him. Born in Hazelville, Delaware, he has resided in Pa since 1953. He worked for US Steel for 38 years before retiring; he also worked for National Ceramics. He was a member of Holy Trinity Church in Morrisville where he was an usher. Samuel loved golfing, bowling, music, dancing, and watching all sports...
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Alice Rawls Bentley

August 25, 1934 - December 30, 2018

Alice Rawls Bentley died peacefully on December 30, 2018 in her residence at Pennswood Village in Newtown, Pennsylvania, from complications from congestive heart failure. She was 84. Born Alice Martine Rawls August 25, 1934 in the Mount Airy section of Philadelphia to the late Reuben Rice Rawls II and Margaret Merrill Rawls, she attended the Germantown Friends School until her family moved to...
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Regina M. Cannon

December 29, 2018

Regina M. Cannon, 55, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 29, 2018. She loved her family and friends, and enjoyed life to the fullest. Regina was born in Philadelphia, the daughter of John and Sally Cannon. She was the wife of the late Charles McKeown and is survived by her son John and his wife Colleen, grandchildren Ashley, Evan, and Ian, great-granddaughter Chelsea, her sisters...
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Ravi Kant Kalra

October 29, 1945 - December 28, 2018

Ravi Kant Kalra passed away suddenly on December 28, 2018 at age 73. Born in New Delhi, India, Ravi moved to the U.S at age 25. He resided in Pottstown with his beloved wife, Rev. Dorothea J. Kalra. Relatives and friends are invited to Ravi's Life Celebration at Boyd-Horrox-Givnish of East Norriton, 200 W. Germantown Pike on Saturday, January 5, 2019 beginning at 9 am. Ravi's Funeral Service...
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Robert Henry Sauder

February 9, 1928 - December 28, 2018

Robert Henry Sauder of East Norriton passed away peacefully with his family by his side on December 26, 2018. Born in Philadelphia on February 9, 1928, Robert was the son of the late Irvin L. and Marian (nee Pinkus) Sauder. Bob is the loving brother of Elizabeth "Betty" Rose LeCompte (the late George), Joseph David Sauder (the late Barbara), and Richard William Sauder (Frances), loving uncle...
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Carl L. Sinibaldi

December 28, 2018

Carl L. Sinibaldi passed away on December 28, 2018 at the age of 91. Beloved husband of the late Maryann M. Sinibaldi (nee Hughes); loving father of Donna M. Gonzalez (Henry), John Sinibaldi (Linda) and James Sinibaldi; cherished grandfather of Mary Elizabeth, Meghann, Dana Marie, Caitlyn, Nicholas, James, Jr. and great-grandfather of Henry, Theodore, Vivienne, Alex, David and Johnny; brother of...
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Lawrence Rossi

December 27, 2018

It is with great sadness that the family of Lawrence Rossi announces his passing after a battle with cancer, on Thursday December 27, 2018 at the age of 66 years. Larry will be lovingly remembered by his daughter (Erica), son-in-law (Jeremy), two grandchildren (Caleb and Logan), Brother (Robert), and brother and sister-in laws (Wayne, Judy, and Al). Larry will also be forever remembered by his...
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Edward G. Frederick, Jr.

December 26, 2018

Edward G. Frederick, Jr., 96, of Newtown, PA died on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at St. Mary Medical Center, Langhrne, Pa. Born in West New Haven, CT, Edward was 40 year resident of Newtown. Edward graduated from West New Haven High School in 1941 and is a Navy Veteran of WWII as a Pharmacist Mate First Class aboard the USS General Ernst. He graduated from Rider University with a degree...
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Charles Leeroy Sheldon

December 26, 2018

Charles Leeroy Sheldon, 78, passed away peacefully on December 26, 2018, surrounded by his family. Born in Norristown on December 1, 1940, he was the son of the late Alton and Eleanor Sheldon. Charles was very devoted to his faith, attending masses regularly at Visitation BVM. In his younger years, he was a talented musician, and played many instruments. He was also an avid Philadelphia sports...
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Theresa M. McKeown

December 26, 2018

Theresa M. McKeown (nee Gibson) of Philadelphia passed away on December 26, 2018 at the age of 82. Theresa is preceded in death by her beloved husband, Francis, and her granddaughter Katlyn. Loving mother to Theresa Harm (Charles), Susan Beccaria (Daniel), Lisa Simon (Charles), Francis (Cheryl), and Eric; cherished grandmother of Jackie, Daniel, Kelsey, Samuel, Madison, Carolyn, Alex, Alyssa,...
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Helen Olindo

December 25, 2018

Olindo Helen, age 72, of Quakertown, PA, formerly of the Olney section of Phila, passed away on Dec. 25, 2018. Helen worked for many years at SEPTA as a file clerk until her retirement. Loving daughter of the late Alexander A. and Rhandena (nee Reichner) and loving sister of Regina and Michael (Mary) and the late Alexander P. Helen was also survived by her loving nephews and nieces, Nicholas...
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Jeanne Palmer Griffiths

December 25, 2018

Jeanne Palmer Griffiths of Blue Bell passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family at the age of 87. Born in New Haven, Connecticut on August 7, 1931, she was the daughter of Amy (Waters) and Herbert Palmer. Jeanne raised her family in Guilford, CT for many years before moving to Hobe Sound, FL in 1993. In 2012, her and her husband Charles moved to Blue Bell, PA. She enjoyed many...
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Christopher P. Eichler

December 24, 2018

Christopher P. Eichler passed away, suddenly, on December 24, 2018 at the age of 59. Husband of Maria A. (nee Smith); loving father of Andrea Eichler; beloved brother of Cecelia Small, Joseph, Philip (Dorothy), Thomas (Diane), Marie Ann Armstrong (the late John) and the late William, Richard and Rosemary Eichler. Christopher served as a Temple University Police Officer for the last 27 years. ...
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James "Jamie" Murphy III

December 23, 2018

James "Jamie" Murphy III Jamie, 22, went home to be with the Lord on December 23, 2018. Born in Philadelphia on July 30, 1996 to Lisa "Cristinzio" Murphy and James Murphy II(Deceased). Great grandson of Lena Bianchini(Deceased) Grandson of Rosalie "Cristinzio" Zanol(Deceased) James Murphy Sr. and Catherine(Deceased). Jamie is survived by his mother Lisa (Frederick Pauline) and his...
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Joan I. Ramsey

December 23, 2018

Joan I. Ramsey (nee Bonett) passed away on December 23, 2018 at the age of 84. Beloved wife of the late William Ramsey; loving mother of Gary and Paul Ramsey; dear sister of Herman Bonett, Edward Bonett, Donald Bonett, Eleanor Mullen, Eugene Bonett, Ronald Bonett and John Bonett. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. Relatives and friends are invited to Joan's Life Celebration...
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Raymond Perry Lamphere

December 23, 2018

It is with our deepest sorrow that we announce Raymond Perry Lamphere, 45, a beloved son, brother, family member and friend, passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, December 23, 2018 while asleep in his home in Bensalem, PA. Those who were fortunate enough to know Ray, even for just a short time, lost a shining light in their lives. He will continue to stay with us all through memories, and the...
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Michelle E. Kuhnley

December 22, 2018

Kuhnley, Michelle E., - 47 of Brigantine died suddenly of an aneurysm on Saturday, December 22. Michelle was born in Philadelphia, PA and spent most of her childhood in Daytona, FL. She and her family moved to Brigantine when she was 15 years old. She worked as a cage cashier at Trump Plaza for many years until its closure, recently at Walmart and currently at Ocean Resort Casino. Michelle...
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Michele S. Touvelle

December 22, 2018

Michele S. Touvelle, an accomplished chemist, inventor and corporate leader whose nearly three decades of research contributed to advances in fuel efficiency and energy-saving material, died on Dec. 22 at her home in New Hope, PA. She was 54. Her death was confirmed by her wife, Marilyn Cichowski. Dr. Touvelle spent more than 26 years at ExxonMobil, most recently as Vice President,...
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Richard Pelkey

December 22, 2018

Richard Pelkey passed away on December 22, 2018 at the St. Mary Medical Center in Langhorne, PA, after battling a progressive lung disease for over ten years. He is survived by his six sisters and brothers: Edna Theriault of Caribou, ME; Mike Pelkey of Bangor, ME; Linda Hawkins of Leesburg, FL; Fred Pelkey of Anchorage, AK; Mary Moore of Pawhuska, OK; and Judy Gillett of Mt. Pleasant, WI. ...
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Marylou Bruno

June 6, 1942 - December 22, 2018

Marylou Bruno, 76, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on December 22, 2018. Born in Norristown on June 6, 1942, she was the daughter of the late Mary L. (nee Bartholomeo) and William T. Denner. Marylou enjoyed spending time at her beach house in Avalon, spending time with her friends at Douglass Village, but most importantly, her family came before everything else. She loved...
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Michael J. McGrenehan, Jr.

December 22, 2018

Michael J. McGrenehan, Jr., of N. Cape May, formerly of Philadelphia, passed away, suddenly, on December 22, 2018 at the age of 70. Beloved husband of Nora T. McGrenehan (nee Walsh); loving Father of Michael J. McGrenehan, III (Jamie), Kim Brown (Richard) and Lisa Redante (Nelson); cherished grandfather of Rich, Connor, Sean, Colin, Nolan, Bryn, Keira, Caden and Ryann; dear brother of Joseph...
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Nancy Carroll

December 22, 2018

Nancy Carroll, on Dec. 22, 2018, age 77. Beloved wife of the late Stanley J. Carroll, devoted daughter of the late Joseph P. and Patricia MacAfee (nee Eller), loving mother of; Stanley J.(Barbara), Michael (Kelly), Paul and Steven (Nancy) Carroll, dear sister of Joseph "Budd" MacAfee (Judith), Mary Ann Hackett (Michael), Rita Whalen (James), Peggy Craven (Michael) and the late Patricia Schuck...
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Claire Collins

December 21, 2018

Claire Collins of New Jersey, Long Island and Bucks County, PA passed away on December 21, 2018 at the age of 89. Claire was preceded in death by her husband Charles, Jr. and her son Charles III. She is the loving mother of Cathleen Hooper (William); beloved grandmother of Shannon and Craig; great-grandmother of Joshua, Derek and Julianne; and great-great-grandmother of Emily and Joshua Jr....
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David Brinker Moyer

September 26, 1948 - December 21, 2018

Moo Moyer / David Brinker Moyer, of Norristown, passed away peacefully on Friday December 21, 2018. He was 70 years old. Born September 26, 1948 in Norristown, he was the son of the late William Moyer and Gladys B Moyer Treisbach (nee Brinker ), Herbie Treisbach and the beloved wife of Cynthia A. (nee Boyle) Moyer with whom he shared 35 years of marriage. Moo Moyer was an amazing kind hearted...
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Ferdinando "Fred" Gasparini

December 21, 2018

Ferdinando "Fred' Gasparini, 86, of Brigantine passed away on Friday December 21, 2018. Fred was born in Philadelphia to the late Antonio and Emily Gasparini. He was a graduate of South Philadelphia High School class of 1950. Fred was a manager of several men's clothing stores before becoming a dealer at Bally's Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City. He was an avid Eagles Fan. Fred enjoyed attending...
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Anthony D. Fleming

December 20, 2018

Anthony D. Fleming, Sr., of Wyncote and formerly of Philadelphia, passed away into God's loving care on Thursday, December 20, 2018. He was 72 years old. "Tony" as he was affectionately known by his family and friends, was born on November 20, 1946 to the late James A. and Elzie B. (née Newton) Fleming in Philadelphia. He was the husband to the late Lucille (née Mosley) Fleming who passed away...
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Pascale Momplaisir

December 20, 2018

Miss Pascale Momplaisir, age 51, died Thursday, December 20,2018 in Lankenau Hospital. She is survived by her parents, Joseph Pierre and Hermanie Momplaisir, her siblings; Jen Wilbert, Marie Lisett, Frantz, Paul, Yollande, Mary, Georgesa Marie, Joseph,, Fritz, Theresa, Ronald, Carine, Mary Lou & Thierry. Family and friends are invited to Pascale's Life Celebration Fri. 6:30 -8pm from Geitner...
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Elaine Hartman Panico

December 20, 2018

Elaine Hartman Panico, 94, of Margate formerly of Ventnor passed away peacefully in her sleep on Thursday December 20, 2018 beside her ever-loving daughter and caretaker Lorne Panico. She was raised in Merchantville, NJ to her parents Edward and Eleanor Hartman. She is predeceased by her husband of over 50 years Dr. Frederick G. Panico and brother Earl Hartman. Elaine earned a Bachelor's degree...
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Lawrence R. "Larry" Dey

December 20, 2018

Lawrence R. Dey "Larry", passed away peacefully, at home, on December 20, 2018. He was 81. He is preceded in death by his parents Nelson and Helen Dey, brother, George Dey and sister, Mary Harned. He is survived by his loving wife of 59 years, Florence Dey, their children, Terri Rinkus (Ed) and Bill Dey, his sisters, Polly Cole, Elaine Yates and sister-in-law, Kathy Dey. Also survived by 2...
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Anthony D. Fleming, Sr.

November 20, 1946 - December 20, 2018

Anthony D. Fleming, Sr., of Wyncote and formerly of Philadelphia, passed away into God's loving care on Thursday, December 20, 2018. He was 72 years old. "Tony" as he was affectionately known by his family and friends, was born on November 20, 1946 to the late James A. and Elzie B. (née Newton) Fleming in Philadelphia. He was the husband to the late Lucille (née Mosley) Fleming who passed away...
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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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Charles R. "Chalie" McKeown

December 19, 2018

Charles R. McKeown ('Chalie'), 59, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 19, 2018. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, cooking, and all Philadelphia sports. Anyone that met him loved him. He was an all-around great guy. Chalie was born in Philadelphia, the son of the late Charles and the late Constance. He is survived by his wife Regina Cannon, his son John and his wife Colleen, grandchildren...
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May "Joyce" Krotowski

December 19, 2018

May "Joyce" Krotowski of Levittown, PA passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at home surrounded by love. She was 93. Preceded in death by her late husband Joseph Krotowski, Joyce is survived by her children, Joan and Bill Charschan, Robert and Susan Krotowski, Steve and Cathy Krotowski, and Paul and Sally Krotowski, seven grandchildren, Julie, Jami, Melissa, Andrew, Matthew,...
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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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Angela (nee Vaianella) Sclafani

June 24, 1935 - December 18, 2018

Angela Sclafani (nee Vaianella) of Plymouth Meeting, passed away on Tuesday December 18, 2018 with her family by her side. She was 83 years old. Born June 24, 1935 in Vittoria, Sicily, she was the daughter of the late Francesco and Carmela (nee Chiaranta) Vaianella and the beloved wife of the late Joseph Sclafani. Angela came to the US in 1970, she married her husband Joe in 1972, and they...
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Bryan K. Santry

December 17, 2018

Bryan K. Santry passed away suddenly on December 17, 2018 at age 31. Born in Phoenixville, Bryan was the loving son of Marlene Santry (Cianciulli) and the late Kevin B. Santry. Bryan was also the beloved brother of Zachary D. Santry and cherished grandson of Marie Cianciulli. He is also survived by many loving aunts, uncles and cousins. Bryan was a wonderful young man with a kind and generous...
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Bernice (nee Brotman) Shapiro

December 17, 2018

Bernice Shapiro (née Brotman) passed away on December 17, 2018 at Pennswood Village in Newtown, PA after a brief illness. Bernice was born in Atlanta, Georgia in 1930 and grew up in New York City (Lower East Side and Brooklyn). She attended the Henry Street Settlement and New York City public schools, and graduated from the New York High School of Music and Art and from Cooper Union, where...
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Heather Michelle Woodward

September 16, 1979 - December 16, 2018

Heather Michelle Woodward, 39 of Phoenixville passed away suddenly on December 16, 2018. Born September 16, 1979, Heather was the devoted mother of Vethan Fronheiser and Khema Woodward, loving daughter of Douglas L. Woodward, Jr. and Suzanne Woodward (nee DeSanto), granddaughter of Carmella DeSanto and June Woodward the late Carmen DeSanto and the late Douglas L. Woodward Sr., niece of Sherri...
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Joan Marie Mattes

December 15, 2018

Joan Marie Mattes, of Levittown, passed away peacefully, leaving this world and going to be with her Lord and Savior, on December 15, 2018 at the age of 86. She was the beloved wife of her husband Carl for 68 years. She will be greatly missed by her four sons and their wives, her eleven grandchildren and her twelve great grandchildren. Joan came to know Jesus Christ as her Lord and Savior...
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Miles E. Weidman

December 15, 2018

Miles E. Weidman of Phoenixville passed away on December 15, 2018 at age 90. Born in Norristown, Miles was the son of Sarah (Brown) and Geoffrey Weidman. He was the beloved husband of 65 years to the late Doris (Yocum) Weidman. Miles was the loving father of Gary (Ronnie) Weidman, Cheryl (Douglas) Emerson, Karen (Curtis) Kramer and Barbara (Ralph) Manjardi. He was the cherished grandfather of...
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Rosemary E. (nee Skelly) Backus

December 15, 2018

Rosemary E. Backus (nee Skelly) of Jenkintown, PA and Ocean City, NJ passed away on Saturday December 15, 2018 at the age of 89. Beloved wife of John "Jack" Backus (dec. March 2015) and loving mother of John Jr. (Ann Marie), Lisabeth "Betse" (Joe) Karas, Susan (Paul) Crowley, and Patricia "Patti" (Jerry) Fiore. Adored by her grandchildren Megan, Kevin (Melissa), Katelyn Backus, Peter (Nicole)...
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Joan Leonora Casubolo DiFabio

December 15, 2018

"God Gave You A Life, What Did You Do With It?"… Joan Leonora Casubolo DiFabio, certainly made the best of it. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of first generation American Italians, Grace Campo and Giacomo Casubolo. This bright, beautiful brunette was born into a frugal upbringing during the 1930's depression. She quickly developed as a determined and hardworking woman. Joan...
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Beatrice D. Bobst

December 15, 2018

Beatrice D. Bobst of West Norriton passed away peacefully on December 15, 2018 at age 88. Born in Coaldale, PA, Beatrice was the daughter of Mary (Kertavage) and Bernard Palaskey. She was the beloved wife for almost 60 years to Torrence "Newt" Bobst, Jr., who passed away in 2008. Beatrice was the loving mother of Karen Shultz (Harry), their son Frank Shultz (Christine), Robert Bobst (Kathleen...
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Harry G. Ashenfelter

December 14, 2018

Harry G. Ashenfelter was laid to rest on December 14, 2018. Harry is survived by his 5 children; David (Harrah), Amy (Ralph), Thomas (Wendy), Harry and Sharon along with his grandsons Daniel, Jaxon and family members Ethel and Paula. He will be greatly missed by his longtime companion Pauline and his lifelong friends Reeves, John, Norman and "Hop" along with other devoted friends and neighbors...
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Helen Theodore Harrigan

December 14, 2018

Helen Theodore Harrigan, 70, of Galloway, NJ entered into rest on Friday December 14, 2018. Born on the island nation of St. Vincent and the Grenadines growing up on her parent's farm, she loved to climb the mango trees, pick the fruit, feed her chickens and ride her donkey Grace. She was the loving daughter of the late James and Ernestine (Bascombe) Bradshaw. She was the devoted wife of...
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Joseph Patrick Terrance Donahue

December 14, 2018

Joseph Patrick Terrance Donahue On Friday December 14, 2018 Joe was born September 8, 1943 to parents of Irish and Italian descent Raised in Tacony /Wissianoming section of Philadelphia. Out of his 75 years Joseph cut hair for 62 years. World Renown Award Winning Barber Stylist. His career started at the age of 13 years old, cutting his friends hair in his Mother's basement. Then went to his...
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Brendan J. McGlone

December 14, 2018

Brendan J. McGlone, age 43 years, of Langhorne, PA, passed away peacefully in his home on December 14, 2018 with his family at his side, after a very positive fight against colon cancer. He is survived by his wife and best friend Jenna (nee Martinez) McGlone, loving father of Brittany, Nate and Jules McGlone. Loving son of John J. and Linda M. (nee Stutz) McGlone of Myrtle Beach, SC. Devoted...
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Michael John Smith

December 13, 2018

Michael John Smith, 81, of Newtown passed away on December 13, 2018, after a long illness. Beloved husband of Christine L. (Rattue) Smith. Loving father of Stephanie H. Alleyne and Angela C. Smith. Grandfather of Claire I. Alleyne. Michael was born in Hounslow, Middlesex, England. He received a BS in Chemistry from Brunel College of Advanced Technology (now Brunel University) and an MS in...
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Esther Miller Stapler Hart

December 13, 2018

Born in Trenton, NJ on January 19, 1935, Esther Miller Stapler Hart passed away peacefully at Pennswood Village in Newtown, PA on December 13, 2018. She was predeceased by her husband, Stephen I. Hart; her parents, Robert K. Stapler and Mildred Miller Stapler; and her sister, Ruth S. Eynon. Esther is survived by her sister, Mary S. Nystrom, of Pennswood Village in Newtown, PA; her sister...
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