Obituaries

Jean Heiler – 1/13/2018 January 14, 2018 - Jean Heiler, 78, of Boothwyn passed away on January 13th at her home.  She was born in New York to the late Robert and Jean Sloan Hart.  Jean loved dogs, especially her dog Bailey.  She spent time volunteering with the Chichester Crusaders Cheerleading.  She was a fan of the Miami ...Read More
James H. McNulty – 1/2/2018 January 4, 2018 -   James (Jimmy) H. McNulty, 55, of Kennett Square, PA, passed suddenly on Tuesday, January 2, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Dona S. Lerew with whom he shared 26 years of marriage. Born in Darby, PA, Jimmy was the son of the late James R. McNulty and the ...Read More
Jack E. Elliott – 1/2/2018 January 4, 2018 - Jack E. Elliott, 81, of Trainer passed away on Thursday, January 2nd in his home. He was born in Boothwyn to the late Samuel and Martha Bennett Elliott.  Jack was a master plumber for over 60 years.  He was also the plumbing inspector for Trainer Borough until his retirement 15 ...Read More
Nancy H. Hester Powell – 1/01/2018 January 3, 2018 - Nancy H. Hester Powell, 82, formerly of Linwood, passed away on January 1, 2018 at her home.  Nancy was a graduate of Eddystone High School with the class of 1953.  She worked as a teacher’s assistant for 29 years in Linwood Elementary School.  She was a member of the Order ...Read More
Terrance “Terri” Cipriano – 12/29/2017 December 31, 2017 - Terrance ‘Terri’ L. Cipriano, 65, of Wilmington, DE passed away on December 29th in her home.  She was a strong and driven woman with an impressive work ethic who exceled at providing for her family. Terri was born on May 9, 1952 in Chester, PA to the late Barclay Howett, ...Read More
Barbara J. Antonini – 12/25/2017 December 27, 2017 - Barbara Jean Antonini (nee Power) 1930 - 2017 of Upper Chichester, PA passed away early Christmas morning surrounded by her family. Born in Roanoke, VA, she was the daughter of the late Florence (Austin) and James Lawson Power II.  She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel A. Antonini ...Read More
Patricia A. Cathcart – 12/21/2017 December 22, 2017 - Patricia A. Cathcart, 67, of Philadelphia passed away on December 21 at Einstein Medical Center. She was predeceased by her son, Larry Joseph Redding; Siblings,Marion Wilson, Diane Delgado, Rose Russykevizc, and Reginald Newlin.  She is survived by her daughters, Julia Redding, Kelly Kirkland, and Jasmin Diaz; Brothers, Les Newlin and ...Read More
Charles W. Walls – 12/19/2017 December 22, 2017 - Charles W. Walls, 66, of Linwood passed away on December 19th at Prospect Park Nursing Home.  He was born in Chester to the late William and Abbie Walls.  He was a graduate of Chester High School with the class of 1968.  Charles worked as a forklift driver for Congoleum for ...Read More
Jennifer Tabor-Kolionis – 12/17/2017 December 20, 2017 - Jennifer L. Tabor-Kolionis, 42, of Claymont, DE passed away on Sunday, December 17th at Penn-Presbyterian Medical Center.  She was a graduate of Mt, Pleasant High School with the class of 1994.  Jennifer was a fun-loving personality who loved to spend time interacting with and helping people.  She was a creative person ...Read More
Barbara Ferreira – 12/8/2017 December 9, 2017 - Barbara “Dukie” Ferreira, 84, of Upper Chichester passed away on December 8, 2017 at her home surrounded by her loving family.  She was born to the late Jesse and Emma Watkins.  She worked as a certified nursing assistant at Naaman’s Creek Country Manor for 20 years.  Barbara was a fun-loving ...Read More
Thomas J. Coyle – 12/4/2017 December 5, 2017 - Thomas J. Coyle, " Tom" 80 of Chichester,  PA died December 4, 2017 at Fair Acres Geriatric Facility. Born in Chester, he was the son of the late Joseph Coyle and Mary (Grace) Coyle. Tom was raised in Chester, PA, graduated from Chester High School class 1955, and was a ...Read More
Helen L. Rapposelli Panfile – 11/30/2017 December 3, 2017 - Helen L. Rapposelli Panfile, 88, formerly of Boothwyn passed away on November 30th at Springfield Hospital. Helen, a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, and great-great grandmother, was a homemaker, rearing six children with her devoted husband Frank. As a couple, they worked tirelessly to improve the well-being of their family, while ...Read More
Palma D. Baker 11/30/2017 December 2, 2017 - Palma D. "Pat"or "Pauline" Baker, 95, of Chester passed away on November 30th 2017 at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  She was born and raised in Chester.  She worked for the Unemployment office for over 35 years until her retirement.  Palma was a long-time member of St. Rose of Lima Catholic ...Read More
Diane Marley – 11/30/2017 December 2, 2017 - Diane Marley, 74, of Wilmington, DE passed away on November 30, 2017, her birthday. She was born in Upper Darby to the late Daniel & Genevieve Forte.  Diane worked as a nurse for 34 years until her retirement.  She is survived by 3 sons, Paul and his wife Linda, Brian ...Read More
Eric L. Spencer – 11/21/2017 November 29, 2017 - Eric Lee Spencer, 44, of Boothwyn PA, formerly of Pennsboro WV, passed away at the Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville PA on Tuesday, November 21, 2017.  Eric was born on August 14, 1973 in Alliance Ohio to the late Stanley Lee “Buck” Spencer, and Anna Marie Spencer (nee Doty). Eric moved ...Read More