Obituaries

Frances M. (Ward) Johnson – 8/8/2020 August 10, 2020 - Frances M. (Ward) Johnson, 85, of Woodlyn passed away on Saturday, August 8th at Taylor Hospital.  She was born in Ridley Park to the late Francis and Margaret Ward.  Fran was a graduate of Holy Child Academy with the class of 1952.  She worked for 36 years for Sho-Aids, Inc.… ...Read More
Joan Elizabeth Morgan young – 8/4/2020 August 7, 2020 - Joan Elizabeth Morgan Young passed away on August 4, 2020 in Cape May, New Jersey surrounded by the love of her five daughters. she was 90 years old. Joan was born on April 11, 1930 in Wilkes Barre, PA to Johanna (Josephine) Breslin Morgan and James Morgan. The Morgan Family… ...Read More
Roy E. Hudson – 08/03/2020 August 5, 2020 - Roy E. Hudson, 75, of Marcus Hook passed away on Sunday, August 3rd 2020.  He was born in Bennettsville, SC to the late Mary Alice Hudson. He was raised in Latta, SC before joining the Navy.  Following his time in the Forces, he settled in Delaware County in the 1960’s. … ...Read More
Edna F. Murphy – 7/31/2020 August 3, 2020 - Edna F. Murphy, 95, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Friday, July 31st, at Seasons Hospice.  Daughter of Charles and Maude Wolfe, she was born and raised in Linwood, PA, and graduated from Eddystone High School in 1943.  As a young woman, she worked at Wolfe’s Store, her father’s business,… ...Read More
Kenneth M. Dennison – 7/24/2020 July 29, 2020 - Kenneth M. Dennison, 70, of Unionville, PA passed away on July 24, 2020. He was born in Springfield, OH to Kenneth and Mary Dennison. He served in the US Navy as a hospital corpsman during the Vietnam War and graduated from Ohio State University with a Bachelor of Science. He… ...Read More
Dolores L. Quinn – 07/25/2020 July 27, 2020 - Dolores L. Pompetti Quinn, 89, of Wilmington Delaware formerly of Mullica Hill passed away July 25th at Cadia Healthcare.  She was born in Chester to the late Francesco and Clementine Pompetti.  Dolores was a long-time member of Holy Saviour Church in Linwood, PA, and a founding member of St. John… ...Read More
Henry J. “Harry” Walklett, Jr. – 7/20/2020 July 24, 2020 - Henry J. “Harry” Walklett, Jr. , 96, of Upper Chichester passed away on July 20th at his home.  Harry worked for many years at Congoleum, until his retirement.  He was also a veteran of the US Army with whom he served during WWII.  Harry enjoyed his time fishing and will… ...Read More
Diane P. Trout – 7/22/2020 July 24, 2020 - Diane P. Murphy Trout, 60, of Upland died Wednesday, July 22nd at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  Diane was born in Upland to the late George and Patricia Murphy.  She was raised in Linwood and graduated from Chichester High School with the class of 1978.  What Diane enjoyed most was spending… ...Read More
Robert C. Spevak – 7/19/2020 July 21, 2020 - Robert C. “Rob” Spevak, 47, of Marcus Hook died on July 19th at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  He was born in Bristol, PA to Charles and Julia Forsythe Spevak.  He was raised and educated in Lower Chichester where he was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of… ...Read More
Carolyn V. Barr – 7/16/2020 July 19, 2020 - Carolyn V. Barr, age 89 of Concord Township, Glen Mills, passed away on July 16, 2020. Born in Marcus Hook, PA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph C. and Caroline (nee Wanner) Conroy and wife of the late George Barr, Sr. Carolyn, known to many as Mickey, was… ...Read More
Lorette F. Johns – 7/11/2020 July 13, 2020 - Lorette F. Johns, 71, of Aston, PA passed away on July 11th in the comfort of her home surrounded by love. She was born in Philadelphia to the late, Louis and Frances Zieja. Lorette was a graduate of St. Maria Goretti High School. She spent her early life raising her… ...Read More
Steven R. Bogardus – 7/1/2020 July 7, 2020 - Steven R. Bogardus, 60, formerly of Linwood passed away on July 1st, 2020. Steven was born in Chester to Franklin and Peggy Bogardus. He was raised in Linwood and was a graduate of Chichester High School. He then went on to complete trade school for welding. Steve worked as a… ...Read More
Judith M. Hudson – 06/28/2020 June 30, 2020 - Judith M. Hudson, 71, of Boothwyn passed away at her home on June 28th, 2020. She was born in Chester to the late Newsome and Bertha Gaither. Judith was a nurse at Naamans Creek Country Manor Nursing Home for many years until her retirement. She enjoyed going out to eat,… ...Read More
Denise M. DiPretore – 06/28/2020 June 30, 2020 - Denise DiPretore, 38, of Upper Chichester passed away suddenly at Crozer Chester Medical Center on June 28th, 2020. She was born to Joseph and Donna DiPretore, and was raised in Newtown Square. Denise was a graduate of Marple Newtown High School. She enjoyed shopping, especially in Lancaster. She also was… ...Read More
Wayne J. Groover – 6/22/2020 June 25, 2020 - Wayne J. Groover, 69, of Trainer passed away on June 22nd, 2020 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He was born in Chester to the late Mary and Horace Groover. Wayne was a veteran of the US Navy. He then went on to work at the Naval Base for many years… ...Read More