Obituaries

Margaret K. Murphy – 7/18/2018 July 19, 2018 - Margaret Murphy, Nee Greenberg, passed away peacefully at the age of 88 surrounded by her family.  Margaret will forever be missed by her loving and devoted family.  Born and raised in Marcus Hook, Margaret resided in Aston for 55 years.  She was preceded in death by her parents, William and ...Read More
Mark Sciocchetti – 7/14/2018 July 19, 2018 - Mark Sciocchetti, 72 of Ohio, formerly of Marcus Hook, passed away on July 14th.  He was born in Chester to the late Anthony and Betty Irey Sciocchetti.  He was a graduate of St. James High School with the class of 1964.  Mark is a veteran of the United States Army. ...Read More
Mary Wanner Voshell – 7/17/2018 July 19, 2018 - Mary Wanner Voshell – “Mom”, “Grams”, “Aunt Mary”, “Mary Grams” Mary Wanner was born June 22, 1929 and was raised by Samuel and Edna Wanner and lived most of her early life in Marcus Hook. As a young girl, Mary began her infamous acrobatic “career” and danced at The World ...Read More
David A. Hudlow – 7/4/2018 July 9, 2018 - David A. Hudlow, 50, of Linwood passed away at home on Wednesday, July 4th.  He was born in Upland to Russell and Barbara Griest Hudlow.  David was a 1985 graduate of Chichester High School.  After high school, David served with the US Navy on the USS Independence for four years.  ...Read More
Thomas C. Phillips – 6/2/2018 June 4, 2018 - Thomas C. Phillips, 78, of Millsboro, DE passed away on Saturday, June 2, 2018 surrounded by family. He was born in Windber Pa., the son of the late Hezekiah and Agnes (Samuel) Phillips. He later resided in Boothwyn, PA where he raised a family. He was a devoted husband to ...Read More
Lawrence J. Moeller -6/1/2018 June 4, 2018 - Lawrence J. Moeller, 62, of Aston died peacefully at home on Friday, June 1st.  He was born in Chester, PA to the late Robert and Eileen Moeller.  Larry is a graduate of St. James High School and Widener University.  He worked at Edgemont Country Club for 28 years.  Larry was ...Read More
Frances V. Ottaviano – 6/2/18 June 3, 2018 - Frances V. Dubolino Ottaviano, 60, formerly of Marcus Hook passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 2nd.  She was born in Marcus Hook to the late Anthony and Alice Dubolino.  Frances was a woman who was dedicated to her home and family.  She is survived her 3 daughters, Nicole Ottaviano, Alicia ...Read More
Anthony N. Minchella – 5/27/2018 May 31, 2018 - Anthony Neil Minchella of Chichester was called home to be with the Lord early Sunday morning May 27, 2018. Anthony was born July 28, 1993 in Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital, the son of Leah-Anne Anderson and the late Jason Minchella. Anthony attended Chichester High School and went on to pursue carpentry ...Read More
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