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» Evelyn M. Michulka Send Condolences
   
Evelyn M. Michulka, 81, formerly of Chester, passed away on Sunday, February 22, 2015 at Fair Acres Geriatric Center. She was born to Kasmer and Bessie Michulka  in Chester, where she was raised and educated. Evelyn was a kind and generous person who loved to spend time with her family, especially her many nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her siblings, Felix Bednar, Ann Fantine, Francis Michulka, Stanley Michulka and John Michulka. She is survived by her sisters, Frances Krasowski, Dorothy Belmonte and Mildred Neill; Many nieces and nephews... » More Info

   
   
» Jeffrey A. Marvain Send Condolences
   
June 27, 1943 February 16, 2015

Jeffrey A. Marvain, 58, of Linwood passed away on Friday, February 20th, 2015 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He was born in Chester to John and Ann Marvain. He was raised and educated in Boothwyn. Jeffrey was a life-long member of the Immaculate Conception of Lourdes Catholic Church in Marcus Hook. He was also an avid reader. What he enjoyed most, however, was spending time with his children and grandchild.

He was predeceased by his mother, Ann Marvain; brother, Matthew J. Marvain. He is survived by his Sons, Zachary and Jacob Marvain; Daughter, Jesse Marvain;... » More Info

   
   
» Carol Lyons Perry Send Condolences
   
June 27, 1943 February 16, 2015

Carol Lyons Perry, age 71, passed from cancer. She was a native of Linwood, PA and most recently lived in Delaware City, DE. She is retired from Kmart. Carol was a member of Newark Elks Lodge 2281.

Carol was preceded in death in 1988 by her husband, John Perry. She is survived by two brothers, Edward Lyons and David Lyons; a sister, Nancy Bostic; three children, Salvatore E. Buonocore, Brian Buonocore and Susan Perry Macios; one step-son, Joseph Perry; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild... » More Info

   
   
» Michael C. Ricci Send Condolences
   
Michael C. Ricci, 74, of the Twin Oaks section of Upper Chichester, died Saturday, February 14th, 2015. He was born in Chester to Leonard and Carmella George Ricci. He was raised in Boothwyn and lived in Twin Oaks since 1964. He was a school teacher in the Red Clay school district in Delaware for over 35 years until his retirement in 2002. He was employed part time by the Wilmington Parks and Recreation department and worked summers at Camp Mattahoon in Delaware for a number of years. He was also the former Upper Chichester recreation director.

Mike was a longtime active member of St. John Fisher Catholic Church... » More Info

   
   
» Elwood K. Huyett Send Condolences
   
Elwood K. Huyett, 92, of Marathon FL, formerly of Upper Chichester passed away on February 4th, 2015 in Florida. He was born in Reading, Pa and was reared in Upper Chichester. He moved to Marathon, FL with his wife, Julia, in 2008.

Elwood retired from Scott Paper. He was a corporal in the B company, 4th tank battalion in the United States Army during WWII. He was a recipient of the Good Conduct Medal, World War II Victory Medal and the Middle Eastern Campaign Medal... » More Info

   
   
» Ann Marie Clark Send Condolences
   
Ann Marie Clark, 67 of Wallingford passed away peacefully on Friday, February 13th, 2015. She was born to William and Mary Clark in Chester, where she was raised and educated. Ann Marie was a graduate of Notre Dame High School with the class of 1965. She worked as an IT Administrator. She enjoyed going to the beach, listening to music, shopping and photography. What she enjoyed most, however, was time spent with her family and friends.

She will be dearly missed by all those who love her. She is survived by her children, Jeanene DiDonato and Michael DiDonato (Ann); grandchildren, John, Jessica, Morgan and Cole... » More Info

   
   
» William C. Hickey Send Condolences
   
William C. Hickey, 87, of Lancaster County, formerly of Upper Chichester passed away on Tuesday, February 10th, 2015 at Jennersville Hospital. He was born in Twin Oaks to George and Myrna Hickey. He was raised and educated in Marcus Hook. Bill worked for many years for the Sun Oil Company until his retirement. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge 709, the Millington, MD Moose Lodge, was an honorary member of the Friendship Fire Company and was a member of the Sun Honor Club.

He enjoyed fishing, hunting and crabbing. He was also an avid fan of all sports. Bill enjoyed spending time... » More Info

   
   
» Matthew T. Goldberg Send Condolences
   
Matthew T. Goldberg, 27, of Brookhaven passed away on February 4th, 2015 at his home. He is predeceased by his Parents, Suzanne and Harry Goldberg, as well as his brother, Christopher Chambers. He is survived by his Sister Leah Goldberg; Brother Doug Snyder.

His memorial service will be celebrated on Monday, February 16th at 8pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home, 1459 Market St., Linwood, PA. Friends and family are invited... » More Info

   
   
» Irene Hopko Send Condolences
   
Irene Hopko, 84, of Linwood, PA passed away on February 5th, 2015 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. She was born in Buck Run, Pa to the late Frank and Anna Hopko.

She is predeceased by her sister, Anna Hopko. She is survived by her Sisters, Helen Hrisko and Mary Baidokas; Brother, Mike Hopko.

Her funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 14th at 2pm at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home, 1459 Market St., Linwood, PA. Friends and family are invited... » More Info

   
   
» Robert M. Buffamondi Send Condolences
   
Robert M. Buffamondi, 59, of Eddystone passed away peacefully with his wife at his side on Sunday, February 8th, 2015 at Crozer Chester Medical Center. He was born in Chester to the late Benjamin Buffamondi and Fern Reader. He was raised in Linwood and later went on to Graduate from Garnet Valley High School.

He was a history buff and also enjoyed listening to music. He loved his pets. What he enjoyed most was time spent with family and friends.

 He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Gail Smerigan Buffamondi; Sister, Gwyndalyn A. Cinaglia of Crisfield, MD... » More Info

   
   
» Elizabeth L. Hostutler Send Condolences
   
Elizabeth L. Hostutler (nee Clark), 77, of Elizabeth City, NC formerly of Wilmington, DE, went to be with our Lord on January 27th, 2015. Born in West Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late Lucy and George Clark, Jr. She was preceded in death by her son Mitchell C. Davis and her husband Ronald M. Hostutler.

She is survived by her daughter Beth Davis Goudy (Ben, Sr.) of Elkton, MD and her son Christian M Hostutler of Elizabeth City, NC, her step-son Ronnie Hostutler of Claymont, DE and step-daughter Anne M. Hostutler of Wilmington, DE. She is also survived by 7 grandchildren... » More Info

   
   
» Ronald Mack Hostutler Send Condolences
   
Ronald Mack Hostutler of Elizabeth City, NC passed away on February 26th of 2013.

Along with his beloved wife, Elizabeth Hostutler, his remains will be buried on Thursday, February 5th, 2015 at 12pm at the Chester Bethel Cemetery on Foulk Rd. in Wilmington, De. Services will be held graveside... » More Info

   
   
» William E. Hammond Send Condolences
   
William E. Hammond, 92, of Boothwyn passed away on Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 at Naamans Creek Country Manor Nursing Home. He was born in Philadelphia to the late William and Wilhelmina Hammond where he was raised and educated. He was a graduate of Bartram High School. Bill was a veteran of the United States Navy where he served on the USS Massachusetts during WWII. He was a past president of the Upper Chichester Senior Citizens Club. He also enjoyed his time listening to music, painting and drawing.

He was predeceased by his sister, Alma Dooling. He is survived by his wife, Ida Hammond; Children, William Hammond, Donna Hammond and Lawrence Hammond... » More Info

   
   
» George M. Murphy Send Condolences
   
George M. Murphy, 83, of Parkside, formerly of Linwood passed away on Thursday, January 22nd, 2015. George was a veteran of the United States Air Force.

He was predeceased by his First Wife, Patricia Murphy and his second wife, Jean Murphy. He is survived by his sons, Tibby Murphy and George E. Murphy (Misty); Daughter, Diane Trout (Tom); 2 grandchildren, Brian Trout and Jessee Murphy; 3 great-grandchildren; Special nieces, Phyllis White and Janice Marley.

Friends and family are invited to his viewing on Monday, January 26th from 10am-11am... » More Info

   
   
» Sara Evelyn Holden Send Condolences
   
Obituary for Sara Evelyn Holden, 90, Loving Mother and friend who welcomed all to her table

Sara (Polly) Holden, a beloved and long-time resident of Boothwyn passed on January 16, 2015. She was born in Booths Corner, PA in 1924. She lived in Upper Chichester most of her life and was the loving wife of Thomas (Reds) Holden. Polly was an active supporter of the Chichester High School Band in the 60s and 70s, was a Mother to many and welcomed all to her table. She served friends and family and strangers alike with her comfort food and kind words. She loved laughter and dancing with Redman, her husband of 69 years, who passed in 2011... » More Info

   
   
» Jacqueline R. Wallace Send Condolences
   
Jacqueline R. Wallace, 76, of Linwood passed away on Wednesday, January 14th, 2015 at Brinton Manor Nursing Home.

She was predeceased by her husband, Robert S. Wallace in 2008. She is survived by her children, Robert Wallace, Shirley Bacon, Charles Wallace and John Wallace; 2 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren; Brothers, Richard, Paul and Guy Porter; Sisters, Beverly Walker and Ruth Goad.

Friends and family are invited to her viewing on Sunday evening from 6pm-7pm at the Joseph A. Ward... » More Info

   
   
» Charles Preston Bingnear Send Condolences
   
Charles Preston Bingnear, 83, of Trainer passed away on Sunday, January 11th, 2015 at Taylor Hospice. He was born in Chester to Francis and Edith Bingnear. He was raised and educated in Chester, then later in Southwest Philadelphia where he was a graduate of West Catholic High School with the class of 1950. He was a veteran of the United States Marine Corps with whom he served during the Korean Conflict.

He worked for many years as a carpenter and was a member of the Carpenters Union Local 845. He enjoyed his time spent as a coach in the Chester West Little League. He was a 4th Degree Knight of Columbus with the Holy Saviour Council #13710... » More Info

   
   
» Albina C. Boden Send Condolences
   
Albina C. Boden, 83, of Quarryville, formerly of Chester passed away on December 21, 2014 at Broomall Manor Nursing Home. She was born in Chester, PA to the late Andrew and Agnes Studzinski. Before moving to the Quarryville area, Albina retired from Widener University after working there for 20 years. She was a member of St. Catherine of Sienna Church in Quarryville. She enjoyed flowers and gardening.

She was predeceased by her husband, John Duco Boden as well as 6 siblings. She is survived by her nieces and nephews, Edward and Kathryn Kuzminski, who were here caregivers, Ronald Kuzminski, Tina Fleetwood, Pattiann Szatkowski and Andrea Hunter. ... » More Info

   
   
» Doris M. Lamb  [1928-2015] Send Condolences
   
Doris M. Lamb, 86, of Ridley Park, PA, passed away peacefully at home on Friday, January 2, 2015 surrounded by her loving family.

Doris was happily married for 52 years to her late husband, Joseph F. Lamb. They are survived by their six children: Joseph; Madelyn Koziol (Rudolph); Sara Lamb Kistler (Thomas); Daniel (Carol); Steven (Linda); and Teresa Harding (William); eight grandchildren--Suzanne, Emily, Tara, Danielle, Stephanie, Amanda, Brittany, and William; and seven great-grandchildren--Carter, Graham, Sydney, Samantha, Isabella Rose, Kevin, and Ryan; cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Doris was a member of the class of 1947 of Chichester High School... » More Info

   
   
» Lisa A. Clark Send Condolences
   
Lisa A. Clark, 52, of Aston passed away on Friday, December 26th, 2014 surrounded by her family at Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester. She was born in Chester to William and Louise Clark. She was raised and educated in Boothwyn, where she was a graduate of Chichester High School with the class of 1980.

Lisa enjoyed working with Jewelry and made her career as a jeweler. She also loved to garden, listen to music and spend time at the beach.

She is predeceased by her father, William Clark. She is survived by her daughter, Genevieve Clark-Pastorius (Ryan)... » More Info

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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