Obituaries

John P. Kline – 5/24/18 May 25, 2018 - John P. Kline, 61, of Marcus Hook passed away on Thursday, May 24th at his home.  His funeral services and burial will be private.
Howard Pruitt, Jr. – 5/17/2018 May 23, 2018 - Howard Lee Pruitt Jr., 71, passed away on May 17, 2018. He is predeceased by his father, Howard Pruitt Sr., and mother, Miriam Pruitt. He is survived by two daughters, Jamie Lee Adkins of Salisbury, Maryland, and Dawn Simpkins Watanabe of Ventura, California; his sister, Alice Lauser, of Boothwyn; two ...Read More
George A. Frazier, Jr. – 5/20/2018 May 22, 2018 - George A. Frazier Jr., 70, of Upper Chichester, PA passed away peacefully on Sunday, May 20, 2018. Born in Laflin, PA, he was the son of the late George A. Frazier and Agnes (Skupin) Frazier. He was one of six children (Theodore Frazier, Geraldine Fannon, Elaine Malick, the late Ruth ...Read More
Richard Hannum – 5/21/2018 May 22, 2018 - Richard Hannum, 72, of Marcus Hook passed away peacefully on Monday, May 21st at his home.  His funeral services and burial will be private.
Michael J. Bucella – 5/20/2018 May 22, 2018 - Michael James “Mickey” Bucella, 69, of Lima passed away on Sunday, May 20th.  He was born in Chester to late and beloved James and Teresa Knight Bucella. He attended St. Anthony’s school and was a graduate of St. James High School with the class of 1966.  He was a veteran ...Read More
Stanley J. Haschak – 5/17/2018 May 18, 2018 - Stanley J. Haschak, 89, formerly of Boothwyn passed away on Thursday, May 17th at Twin Pines Nursing Home in West Grove, PA.  He was born in Chester to the late Elias and Mary Haschak.  He graduated from Chester High School with the class of 1947.  Stanley worked as a painter ...Read More
Edward M. Stipe – 5/17/2018 May 18, 2018 - Edward M. Stipe, 69, of Boothwyn, affectionately known as Chevy Eddie, passed away on Thursday, May 17th at Riddle Memorial Hospital.  He was born in Chester to the late Edward K. and Mary DeFrank Stipe.  He was raised and educated in Upper Chichester.  Edward was a veteran of the US ...Read More
Robert J. Curl, III – 5/15/2018 May 17, 2018 - Robert J.” Bobby” Curl, III, age 44, of Boothwyn passed away on Tuesday, May 15 at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  He was raised and educated in Boothwyn and was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of 1993.  He was a loving and devoted son, brother and uncle.  ...Read More
Jeffrey C. Yingling – 5/2/2018 May 8, 2018 - Jeffrey Yingling, age 44, of Upland died on May 2, 2018.  Jeffrey was born on November 18, 1973 in Chester, PA.  He is the son of Dennis C. Yingling and the late Barbara Ann Yingling (Brown).  Jeffrey enjoyed riding dirt bikes, had a passion for music, and enjoyed the company ...Read More
Emil Stefan Wolanin – 5/2/2018 May 3, 2018 - Emil Stefan Wolanin, 87, of Milford, DE passed away on Wednesday, May 2nd.  He was born in Humniska, Poland to the late John and Victoria Wolanin. He immigrated to the United States in 1949, and became a US citizen in 1955.  Emil met his wife-to-be Cecilia in 1957. They married ...Read More
Eleanor Punzina – 4/26/2018 April 30, 2018 - Eleanor Beiseigel Punzina age 79 of Wilmington, DE passed away with grace on April 26th after a brave battle with cancer.  Eleanor was born in Philadelphia, PA. She is survived by her loving husband of 58 years Vincent J. Punzina who adored her, and daughters Lisa Wanner (Mark), Theresa Cody ...Read More
Ann Marie Hockenbury – 4/16/2018 April 17, 2018 - Ann Marie Hockenbury, 59, of Newark, DE passed away on April 16th at Christiana Hospital.  She was raised and educated in Ridley Park, where she was a graduate of Ridley High School with the class of 1977.  Ann Marie was a woman dedicated to her home and family.  She had ...Read More
Raymond G. Betts, Jr. April 13, 2018 - Raymond G. Betts, Jr., 46, of Marcus Hook passed away on April 8th at his home.  He is survived by his long-time companion, Linda “JoJo” Morrison; Son, Raymond Betts, III; Step-children, Brian Morrison, Kristina Morrison, and Cori Morrison; Sister, Barbara Morrissey; brothers, Kevin Magaw, and David Betts; 3 grandchildren. His ...Read More
William J.Baron – 4/13/2018 April 13, 2018 -   William J. Baron, Jr. , 46, of Aston passed away at Crozer Keystone Hospice on Aril 13th, 2018.  Bill was an avid sports fan, especially of the Philadelphia Eagles.  He also enjoyed music and was a singer in several bands over the years throughout the area.  He will be ...Read More
William H. McNeal, Sr. – April 3, 2018 April 6, 2018 - William H. McNeal, Sr., 76, of Boothwyn passed away on April 3rd at his home surrounded by his loving family.  He was born in Chester to the late Herman and Eileen Shields McNeal.  He was raised and educated in Boothwyn where he attended Chichester High School.  Bill worked as a ...Read More