Obituaries

Danny McDonald – 2/14/2020 February 17, 2020 - Danny McDonald, 78, of Chester passed away on Friday, February 14th, 2020 surrounded by his loving family.  He was born and raised in Chester.  He graduated from St. James High School. Danny worked as a Foreman at Sun Ship, and later Pennsylvania Shipbuilding Company, until his retirement.  He was a… ...Read More
Harry C. Van Horn – 2/10/2020 February 11, 2020 - Harry C. Van Horn, 85, of Earleville, MD, formerly of Linwood, PA, passed away on February 10, 2020 at his home. He was born and raised in Girardville, PA where he was a graduate of Girardville High School with the class of 1952.  Harry worked as a personnel manager for… ...Read More
Ricky D. Cross – 2/9/2020 February 10, 2020 - Ricky D. Cross, 53, of Trainer passed away on February 9th, 2020 at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  He was born in Chester where he attended Chester High School and later went on to graduate from Mt. Pleasant High School. Ricky was a veteran of the United States Navy.  He worked… ...Read More
James D. Schiliro – -2/3/2020 February 4, 2020 - James D. Schiliro, 45, of Marcus Hook passed away on Monday, February 3rd, 2020.  He was born in Chester and raised in Marcus Hook.  He graduated from St. James High School with the class of 1992. James worked as a boilermaker with the local 13.  He was also an EMT… ...Read More
Helen C. Meekam – 1/25/2020 January 28, 2020 - Helen C. Meekam, 94, formerly of North Wilmington passed away on January 25th, 2020 surrounded by her loved ones.  She was born in Chester, Pa to the late Robert and Dolly Daft.  She was raised and educated in Marcus Hook and was a graduate of Ridley Park High School with… ...Read More
Lorraine Arcuicci – 1/12/2020 January 23, 2020 - Lorraine Arcuicci, born on August 5, 1948, passed away on January 12, 2020.  Lorraine was one of seven children born in Chester, PA to Woodrow and Laura Nelson. She was the loving wife of Joseph Arcuicci; mother of 5 children, Al Lynch, Christina Johnson, Darlene Barrar, Michael Arcuicci and Denise… ...Read More
Loretta R. Mullen – 1/21/2020 January 23, 2020 - Loretta R. Casey Mullen, 83, of Boothwyn passed away on January 21, 2020. She was born in Chester to the late Francis and Helen Casey.  Loretta was raised in Eddystone where she attended St. Rose of Lima School and later went on to Graduate from Notre Dame High School with… ...Read More
Pearl V. Zebleckes – 1/17/2020 January 18, 2020 - Pearl V. Fanelli Zebleckes, 90, formerly of Twin Oaks passed away on Friday, January 17th at New Castle Health and Rehabilitation Center.  She was born in Hazelton, PA where she was reared and educated before moving to Linwood, then ultimately to Twin Oaks in Upper Chichester for 50 years.  Pearl… ...Read More
Brenda Oyola – 1/15/2020 January 17, 2020 - Brenda Oyola, 61, formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away on Wednesday January 15th at Crozer Keystone Hospice in Ridley Park.  She was born in Chester and was raised and educated in Colwyn.  Brenda was a graduate of Darby-Colwyn High School with the class of 1976.  She then went on… ...Read More
Maryann F. Carpinelli – 1/14/2020 January 17, 2020 - Maryann Muraska Carpinelli of Aston PA, died peacefully surrounded by her family, in Taylor Hospital on January 14th, 2020 in Ridley Park, PA at the age of 49. Maryann was born on August 21st,1970 in Chester, PA to Alfred and Ruth (Thomas) Muraska Sr. She graduated from Sun Valley High School.… ...Read More
Michael Anderson January 10, 2020 - Michael Anderson, 68, born and raised in Trainer and Twin Oaks, Pa died on November 21, 2019. Mike was the son of the late, Charles Anderson and Wanda Ganci Anderson.  He will be missed by his wife, Marybeth Kraniak Anderson; Step-Daughter, Samantha; Step-Mother, Marcy Anderson; Sister, Susan Waxman (Richard); Brothers,… ...Read More
Juanita L. Wanner – 1/7/2020 January 9, 2020 - Juanita L. Wanner, 76, of Linwood passed away on Tuesday January 7th at her home.  She was born in Chester to the late Elwood and Emma Beauchamp.  Juanita attended Chichester High School and was a resident of Linwood for her entire life.  She was a waitress at the West End… ...Read More
Antoinette “Nettie” Weiss – 12/28/2019 December 30, 2019 - Antoinette E. Weiss “Nettie” , 98, of Boothwyn passed away on December 28, 2019. She was born in Philadelphia to the late Louis and Margaret Romagnoli, where she was raised and educated.  She worked for Wilkining Machine Works for over 30 years and then later went on to work for… ...Read More
David S. D’Angelo, Sr. – 12/29/2019 December 30, 2019 - David S. D’Angelo, Sr., 71, of Linwood passed away on December 29th, 2019.  He was born in Chester to the late Leonard and Mary D’Angelo.  He was raised and educated in Linwood and was a graduate of St. James High School. Dave went on to attend Retz Electronic School and… ...Read More
Edna M. Mielcarek – 12/26/2019 December 29, 2019 - Edna Mary Mielcarek, 89, of Twin Oaks, Pa. passed away peacefully on December 26, 2019. Edna was the former floral shop owner of Mielcarek’s Flower Shoppe in Boothwyn, Pa. where she worked alongside her husband and children for more than 40 years. Born on November 6, 1930 in Sacksville,( Wallingford),… ...Read More