Obituaries

Phillip H. Profitt – 9/20/2021 September 23, 2021 -                                                           Phillip Henry Profitt – Born September 24, 1940, died comfortably days before his 81st  birthday.  He was born in Trainer, to Ernest… ...Read More
Velia Brill – 9/12/2021 September 14, 2021 - Velia Brill, 88, of Upper Chichester passed away on September 12th at Taylor Hospital.  Velia was born in Pastena, Italy in 1933.  She immigrated to the United States in 1955.  A few years later, she met her soon to be husband, George Brill and was married in 1958. Velia was… ...Read More
Mary Jane Gill – 9/4/2021 September 6, 2021 - Mary Jane Gill (McNicholas) age 93, passed away in Downingtown on September 4, 2021.  She was a graduate of the class of 1946, Notre Dame High School in Media, PA graduating with honors.  She is survived by her four children, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.  She was an accomplished seamstress, enjoyed… ...Read More
Grace C. Montella – 8/31/2021 September 4, 2021 - Grace C. Montella, 89, formerly of Marcus Hook passed away on Tuesday, August 31st.  She was born and raised in Marcus Hook to the late Louis and Mary Lombardo Montella.  Grace was a long-time member of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church in Marcus Hook, PA.  She was also a member… ...Read More
Albert M. Restucci – 8/30/2021 September 4, 2021 - Albert M. Restucci, 79 of Upper Chichester, PA passed away on Monday, August 30, 2021. Born on October 26, 1941 son of the late James A. and Reba H. Restucci in Eddystone, PA. Al or Butch as he was known to family and friends graduated from Eddystone High School in… ...Read More
Alice C. Walklett – 9/1/2021 September 3, 2021 - Alice C. Walklett, 93, formerly of Ridley Park, passed away on Wednesday, September 1st.  She was born in Claymont, DE to the late Matthew and Beatrice Brady.  Alice was a long-time member of St. Madeline Catholic Church in Ridley Park.  She also spent time volunteering at Taylor Hospital and was… ...Read More
William “Paul” Palmos – 8/29/2021 September 2, 2021 - William “Paul” Palmos, 73 years old, passed away on Sunday, August 29, 2021, at Chester County Hospital from Congestive Heart Failure. He was known to be a loving, gentle, kindhearted, and generous brother, uncle, and friend to all who knew him. “Paul” shared 45 years of marriage with Sherry Lynn,… ...Read More
Philip A. Conte -8/30/2021 August 31, 2021 - Philip A. Conte, 86, of Upper Chichester passed away peacefully on Monday, August 30th.  He was born and raised in Minturno, Italy.  Philip immigrated to the United States in 1956 at the age of 21.  He worked as a butcher for his entire career in the A&P Super Markets first… ...Read More
Joshua L. McColl – 8/27/2021 August 31, 2021 - Joshua L. McColl, 40, passed away on August 27th at Taylor Hospital.  He was born in Chester to Robin and Donald McColl, Jr.  Joshua was raised and educated in Chester, where he was a graduate of Chester High School.  Josh was a hard worker, spending much of his time as… ...Read More
Joseph F. Toth – 8/28/2021 August 30, 2021 - Joseph F. Toth, 62, of Claymont, DE passed away on August 28th at Wilmington Hospital.  He was born in Chester to Joseph and Patricia Toth.  Joe was a graduate of Chichester High School.  He worked as a heavy equipment operator for many years.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, and watching… ...Read More
Judith Shortoff Benvenger – 8/18/2021 August 23, 2021 - Judith Benvenger (nee Shortoff) of Garnet Valley, PA and Wallingford, PA was called peacefully to her eternal home on August 18, 2021.  She was surrounded by loving family. She was predeceased by her parents Michael and Rose Shortoff; her former husband, Charles Benvenger; and sister, Joan (Harvey) Vogel.  She is survived… ...Read More
Joseph E. Cassidy, Jr. August 20, 2021 - Joseph Edward Cassidy Jr (74) of Trainer Pa, passed away on August 18th, 2021 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Joe was born in Chester PA. He graduated from St James High School in 1965. After he graduated Joe joined the United States Navy so he could follow in his father's footsteps… ...Read More
Christopher Ward – 8/11/2021 August 13, 2021 - Christopher Ward, 54, of Aston, PA passed away on Wednesday, August 11th. He was born in Chester to Charles and Ursula Ward. Chris was raised in Aston where he was a graduate of Sun Valley High School with the class of 1984. Chris was employed throughout the years at both… ...Read More
Walter J. “Wally” Yannuzzi – 8/8/2021 August 10, 2021 - Walter J. “Wally” Yannuzzi, 63, of Cochranville, PA passed away on Sunday, August 8th at his home surrounded by family. He was born and raised in Marcus Hook to the late Robert and Barbara Yannuzzi. Wally worked for over 35 years in the Lower Merion School District. He loved doing… ...Read More
Dana F. Kereszi – 7/31/2021 August 5, 2021 - Dana F. Kereszi, 37, formerly of Linwood passed away on July 31st, 2021. She was born in Chester and raised and educated in Lower Chichester where she attended Chichester High School. Dana had a fun-loving and outgoing personality. She loved spending time with family and friends. She especially loved her… ...Read More