Obituaries

James Borek – 11/16/2021 November 17, 2021 - James J. Borek, 64, Boothwyn resident, retired from Sunoco, Inc.. James Borek, 64, of Boothwyn, Pennsylvania, died peacefully at Riddle Hospital the morning of November 16, 2021. He told us, “Only the good die young.” He was 64, so where that leaves him, only the Lord can say. Those who knew… ...Read More
Daniel J. McKenna – 11/4/2021 November 17, 2021 - Daniel J. McKenna “Moss” and “Ice Pick”, 62, of Aston passed away on Thursday, November 4th at Crozer Chester Medical Center.  He was born in Chester, PA to the late Robert O. and Mary McKenna (nee McGeehan).  He was raised and educated in Aston and was a graduate of Sun… ...Read More
Malthorpe A. McInnis – 11/10/2021 November 11, 2021 - Malthorpe A. McInnis, 65, of Garnet Valley, Pa passed away on November 10th at Riddle Memorial Hospital surrounded by his family.  He was born in Chester and raised in Ogden where he attended the Chichester School District.    Mal was a veteran of the United States Navy.  He worked as a… ...Read More
Vaughn Edward Davis – 11/06/2021 November 8, 2021 - Vaughn Edward "Ed" Davis, 64, of Boothwyn passed away on Saturday, November 6th at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He was born in Philadelphia to the late Vaughn and Mildred Davis. Ed was a graduate of Cardinal O’Hara High School with the class of 1975. He worked for the US Post… ...Read More
Dana Lynn DiRusso – 10/28/2021 October 31, 2021 - Dana Lynn DiRusso, 65, of Boothwyn passed away on Thursday, October 28th at Riddle Memorial Hospital.  She was born in Chester to Elmer and Mildred Stewart.  Dana was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of 1974.  Dana was the office manager for 911 in Media for 23… ...Read More
Kaison Daniel Smith – 10/23/2021 October 25, 2021 - Kaison Daniel Smith, aged 3 days, died peacefully in his mother’s arms in the early morning of October 23rd, 2021 at Bryn Mawr Hospital in Bryn Mawr PA. After struggling with a severe brain injury at child birth, he passed away gently into the arms of Jesus. Kaison is the… ...Read More
Ashlynn R. Harasymiw – 10/17/2021 October 20, 2021 - Ashlynn R. Harasymiw, 25, of Trainer passed away on October 17th at her home.  She was raised and educated in Lower Chichester and was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of 2015.  Ashlynn enjoyed doing arts and crafts and had a love for music.  What she enjoyed… ...Read More
Joseph T. Curran – 10/16/2021 October 20, 2021 - Joseph T. Curran, 66, of North Cape May, NJ formerly of Wilmington, DE passed away on October 16th , 2021 at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital in Vineland, NJ.  He was in the process of working his way home after an extended hospitalization.  He was born in Philadelphia on July 21,… ...Read More
Gary R. Ferrier – 10/12/2021 October 16, 2021 - Gary R. Ferrier, 40, of Linwood, PA passed away on October 12th at his home.  He was born on September 28, 1981 to Helena Lynn Stant Dougherty and Gary L. Ferrier.  Gary was a graduate of Chichester High School and went on to receive his Bachelor’s Degree from Neumann University. … ...Read More
Mary E. Yannuzzi – 10/5/2021 October 6, 2021 - Mary E. Yannuzzi, 69, of Cochranville, Pa passed away on Tuesday, October 5th at her home.  She was born in Chester to the late William and Glennis McClain.  Mary was a graduate of Ridley High School.  She worked for many years as an LPN at Riddle Hospital until her retirement. … ...Read More
John S. Powell – 10/4/2021 October 6, 2021 - John S. Powell, age 87, of Chestnut Ridge, Wallingford , “rode off into the sunset” from this world, like his beloved Western movie heroes on October 4 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. Affectionately known as “Wacky” by his family and friends, he was born and raised in Eddystone. A proud… ...Read More
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