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Our Obituaries

Thomas E. Harkins

January 20, 2022

Thomas E. Harkins, of Bensalem passed away January 20th, 2022, at the age 68. He was the loving father of Tom Harkins (Johanna), and Kimberly Harkins (Josh); and beloved brother of Johnny, Harry, and Linda. Tom will also be greatly missed by his lifelong partner JoAnn Bender, and many nieces and nephews. Tom is predeceased by his brothers William, Joseph, and Gary. Tom worked for the...
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Carolyn F. Urban

January 18, 2022

Carolyn F. Urban passed away peacefully on January 18, 2022. She was 73 years old. Carolyn was born in Philadelphia to the late Julia and Constantine Urban. She is survived by her son, Phillip Urban (Kelley), and granddaughter, Amanda Urban. Carolyn worked for the Philadelphia Police Department as a Captain's Clerk for the 8th Police District, previously at the 3rd and 9th districts. She...
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Phyllis Jean Filipone

October 9, 1939 - January 14, 2022

Phyllis Jean Filipone died peacefully on January 14, 2022, surrounded by her family after a long battle with health issues. She was 82. Phyllis was the loving wife of the late Daniel R. Filipone for more than 40 years. She is survived by her two daughters, Annette Voellinger and Dawn Smoluk, and her adored grandson, Christopher Filipone. Phyllis was the daughter of the late Harry and Clara...
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Virginia "Ginny" Doyle

February 13, 1939 - January 14, 2022

Doyle Virginia, "Ginny," originally of Philadelphia passed away on January 14th at the age of 82. She was the loving mother of Raymond G. Doyle Jr (Eileen), Patrice Doyle, Joseph Doyle, and the late Virginia "Ginny" T. Doyle; and beloved grandmother of Raymond (Megan), Michael, and Kelly. She was predeceased by her husband Raymond G. Doyle, and she was the last of nine siblings. Ginny,...
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Christine Marie Rawson

December 21, 1969 - January 14, 2022

Rawson Christine M. "Tina" (Murphy) of Newark, Delaware (originally of Philadelphia, PA), passed away on January 14th, 2022 at the age of 52. She was the beloved daughter of Denise Murphy (nee Dresser), and loving sister of Lora Robotin (Richard), and Joyce Youngblood (David); and an incredibly proud aunt of Ricky, Josie, Zoe, Ethan and Jake. Tina will also be greatly missed by many aunts,...
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John B. Cook III

January 13, 2022

John B. Cook, III, of Millville, NJ but originally of Philadelphia, PA passed away suddenly on January 13th, 2022 at the age 66. He was the devoted father of John B. Cook, IV, and Jennfier Cvammen (Jonathan); loving grandfather of Jonathan, Anthony, Giovanni, and Santino; and beloved brother of Phyllis, Michael, Linda, Christina, and Mary Ann. John was a graduate of George Washington Highschool...
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Stanley J. Leonarczyk

February 14, 1926 - January 11, 2022

Stanley J. Leonarczyk, 95, was reunited with his loving late wife Veronica (Niedosik) on Tuesday, January 11, 2022. He is survived by his daughters and their families: Susan Gordon (Don), Nicole/Ed (Savanna, Hunter); Wendy Makatche, Heather/Kyle (Zoey, Luke, Gwen), Michael/Jerilynn (Sawyer, Evangeline); LeeAnn O'Hanlon (John), Lauren/Scott (Liam), Chelsey/Doug (Finley, Jace), John/Elisa, ...
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Albert R. DeBiase, Jr.

January 11, 2022

Albert R. DeBiase Jr., age 55 of Bensalem Passed away after a long and courageous battle with Lymphoma/Leukemia on January 11, 2022 with his loving wife Linda (nee Howell) by his side. Albert is the loving son of the late Albert R. DeBiase Sr. and Doris Andrews, Dear Son in law of Richard and Margaret Howell, Brother-in-Law of David Howell and the late Dennis Howell, cherished brother of James...
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Anna I. Green

April 7, 1961 - January 10, 2022

Anna I. Green, age 60, was surrounded by her loving family when she was called to heaven on January 10, 2022. She was a faithful woman who deeply loved the Lord, her family and friends, her work, and her community. She was defined by her passion, enthusiasm, and generosity - there's not many who know her that don't have an "Anna Story". She loved to fish, play games, dance, dote on her family -...
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Helen Marie Daniels

January 10, 2022

Helen Marie Daniels, age 75, passed away peacefully on January 10th, 2022 at the Vitas Hospice in Philadelphia, PA. She was born in Ridley Park, Pennsylvania, and was the daughter of the late Ralph and Catherine Kirk. Helen was the wife of the late Raymond Daniels, and the late Jerry Richards Sr. She was the loving mother of Jerry O. Richards Jr. (his wife Jean), Catherine Moscherosch (her...
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John Jeffrey Holstein, Jr.

August 10, 1961 - January 7, 2022

John Jeffrey Holstein, Jr. died peacefully at home on January 7, 2022. He was born in Coatesville, PA to John (Jack)Holstein and Bernadine Holstein (Gill) on August 10, 1961. He was an active volunteer in numerous Coatesville area volunteer fire departments from the age of 16 until he moved to the Atlantic City area at the age of 23. He worked for the West Jersey Paramedic Unit in the Atlantic...
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Judith D. Yoder

April 11, 1941 - January 6, 2022

Yoder Judith D., of Philadelphia, passed away at the age of 80 on January 6th, 2022. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert A. Yoder; loving mother of Jennfier Levy (Michael), Robert C. Yoder (Sheryl), and Gina D. Rigby (Michael); devoted grandmother of Carissa Yoder, Hannah Levy, and Victoria Levy; and beloved sister of the late Marjorie Hoover (Ronald). Judith loved to garden, and...
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William E. Batcheller

May 24, 1936 - January 6, 2022

Batcheller William E., of Philadelphia, passed away on January 6, 2022. He was the loving husband of Dolores (nee Sobon); beloved father of William Batcheller (Kathy), Debra Brinkworth (Brian), and Christopher Batcheller (LizAnn); and devoted grandfather of Joseph (Mari) and great grandfather of Katie and Joseph. Bill graduated from Northeast High School and then the Philadelphia College of...
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Jorgji "Xhoxhi" Sofroni

January 5, 2022

Jorgji (Xhoxhi) Sofroni, of Fier, Albania, passed away peacefully at home with loving family by his side on January 5, 2022. He was 79 years old. Xhoxhi is survived by his beloved wife of 48 years, Sotirika; his three children; six grandchildren; and sister. Xhoxhi was born in the city of Fier, Albania on July 23, 1942 and spent his life teaching. Xhoxhi led a full life and was beloved by...
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Charles J. Zapiec

March 25, 1949 - January 4, 2022

Charles J. Zapiec, 72, of Philadelphia passed away January 4, 2022. He was born March 25, 1949 to the late Matthew and the late Dorothy Zapiec ( nee – Maher). Charles was the beloved father of Fran Zapiec and her husband Jerry Bassett, Dot McIntyre and her husband Dave, Cathie Heron and her husband Denny, and Chuck Zapiec and his wife Cecilia; grandfather of Ashley, Caitlyn, Hope, Faith, Jeremy...
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Christopher Charles Dunne

July 12, 1972 - January 4, 2022

Christopher Charles Dunne, 49, passed unexpectedly on January 4, 2022. He was born on July 12, 1972 in Philadelphia to the late Michael and the late Virginia Dunne (nee – Cannon). Chris was the beloved brother of Patti DeLuca and her husband John; uncle and Godfather of Eric and uncle of Matthew, Nicole, Logan, and Cole; son-in-law of Charles and Donna McLaughlin, brother-in-law of Bryan,...
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Italia "Ida" Succi

October 31, 1928 - January 3, 2022

Italia "Ida" C. Succi, of Philadelphia, PA, passed away on January 3rd, 2022 at the age of 93. She was beloved wife of the late Bruno Succi; devoted mother of Denise Meleco (Ronald), and Frank Succi; loving grandmother of Jason and Daniela; and beloved sister of Lina and Joanne. Ida will also be greatly missed by her nieces and nephews. Ida was born in Italy in 1928 to her parents Michael and...
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Eileen J. Boylan

January 2, 2022

Eileen J. (McMullan) Boylan, 69, of Philadelphia, passed away on January 2, 2022. Beloved wife of the late Jack Boylan. Loving mother of Kelly A. McCrory (Matthew) and Jack T Boylan, Jr. Grandmother of Patrick and Brigid. Dear sister of David (Judy), Kevin (Anne), Daniel (Judy), John, Robert (Joan), Timothy (Tricea), Bethann Cianciarulo (late Anthony) and the late Kathryn Jelinek (Jeffrey). ...
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Margaret M. Trosino

February 27, 1925 - January 2, 2022

Margaret Trosino (February 27, 1925 - January 2, 2022) Margaret "Peggy" Trosino passed peacefully on Sunday morning, January 2, 2022, surrounded by family and caregivers. She finally joins her loving husband Mario, who passed in 2016 and her beloved son Joseph, who passed in 2017. She is survived by three children - John Trosino (Karen), Mary Jones (Monty), and James Trosino (Rob), four...
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Jazmen Vernice Green

February 22, 1986 - December 30, 2021

Jazmen Vernice Green of Levittown, PA passed Thursday December 30 at Thomas Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. She was 35 years old. A longtime Bristol Township resident, Jazmen was a 2004 Graduate of Harry S. Truman High School, where she enjoyed participating in bowling, basketball and making lifelong friends. She was most recently employed as a House Manager, for Gaudenzia Inc., in ...
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Dalia Vilgosas

August 11, 1938 - December 30, 2021

Vilgosas Dalia, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 30th, 2021 at the age of 83. Beloved Aunt of Lisa Romero (Del), Richard Maher, Jr. (Megan); loving Great Aunt of Milana, and Dylan; cherished sister of the late Laima Maher, and sister-in-law to Richard G. Maher, Sr. Dalia went to Temple University Fox School of Business and completed a two-year secretarial management program. She...
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Robin S. Thomson

December 30, 2021

Robin S. Thomson, of Philadelphia, passed away on Thursday, December 30, 2021 at her residence. She was 63 years old. Robin was born in Boonton N.J. on November 21, 1958 to the late Richard A. Thomson and the late Marjorie Mae (née Smith) Thomson. She was the wife to the late Russell Irving and the late Frank Adams. Robin worked for many years as a press operator in the printing industry. In her...
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Gary J. Seifert

June 5, 1938 - December 29, 2021

Seifert Gary J., of Philadelphia, passed away on December 29th, at the age of 83. He was the beloved husband of Maryann (nee Moosbrugger); devoted father of Karen Longmore (Brian), and Gary Seifert, Jr. (Robin); loving grandfather of Karyne, Carissa, Kelly, and Gary, III; and cherished brother of late Charles "Bud" Vanhorn. Gary proudly served our country as a guardsman in the 28th...
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Nancy Murphy

September 11, 1942 - December 29, 2021

Nancy Murphy went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, December 29th, 2021. Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late John C. Hewlett and Marie (nee Shaw) Schat. Nancy was 79 years old. She was the loving wife of 53 years to Richard Michael Murphy; beloved mother of Jennifer (Jeff) Brown, Susan (Tom) O'Toole and Erin (Francis) Collins. Dearest Grandmother of Courtney Brown,...
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Christopher John "Chris" McKee

December 9, 1955 - December 26, 2021

Christopher John McKee, 66, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 26, 2021. He was born December 09, 1955 to Catherine McKee and her husband, the late William McKee. Chris was the beloved husband of Deborah Lee McKee ( nee – Erdman); father of Christopher T. McKee and his wife Mara and Devon McKee and his wife Jennifer; grandfather of Aubrey and Sophia; brother of Bill and his wife Patty,...
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Marylou Shapley

August 28, 1951 - December 26, 2021

Marylou Shapley passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 26, 2021. She was 70. Born in Philadelphia, Marylou was the beloved wife to the late Francis M. Shapley, daughter to the late Frederick A. and Reginia A. Miller, and sister to the late Stephen Miller Marylou is survived by her loving children Katie Shapley-Acre (Alex) and Francis Shapley, her siblings Susan Reichenbach (late Raymond...
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John A. Maleno

December 2, 1936 - December 26, 2021

John A. Maleno passed away on December 26, 2021 at the age of 85. Beloved husband of the late Marion Maleno; loving father of John T. Maleno, Cynthia McDonald (Jack), MaryJean Sitler (John), Joanne Maleno-Coady (Leo) and the late Jean Marie Maleno; cherished grandfather of John McDonald, Jr. (Heather), Laura Greer (Dave), John A. Sitler, Colin Sitler and great-grandfather of John McDonald, III,...
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Sharon Ann Fetters

September 19, 1961 - December 25, 2021

Sharon Ann Fetters passed away unexpectedly on December 25, 2021 at age 60. She was born September 19, 1961 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to the late Thurman Lee and the late Virginia McFayden (nee – Siranni). Sharon was the beloved wife of George Fetters; mother of Amanda Lynn Soda and her husband Jeff, Georgie Fetters and his girlfriend Jill Cawley, and Andrew Fetters and his wife Cara;...
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William "Bill" Williams

December 24, 2021

William Williams, "Bill," passed away, surrounded by loved ones, on December 24, 2021. He was 66 years old. Bill was born in Philadelphia to the late Claire and William Williams. He is survived by his siblings, Kenneth Williams, Barbara Williams (sister-in-law), and Claire Williams; nieces and nephews, Kimberly Williams (Andrew), Desiree Redanauer (Michael), Kendra Williams-Zwiercan (Michael),...
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Agnes M. Conahan

November 19, 1932 - December 23, 2021

Agnes Conahan passed away peacefully on December 23,2021. Born on November 19,1932, she married the love of her life, the late Joseph T. Conahan on June 27, 1952. She is survived by 4 children, Anne Swoyer (the late John), Joseph T. Conahan, Jr. (Jeanne), Patricia Doyle (Frank), and Marie Murray (Bill). She was a loving grandmother to 10 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Agnes was a...
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Eleanor J. Shepherd

April 24, 1934 - December 22, 2021

Eleanor J. Shepherd (nee Aldrich), 87, of Philadelphia, PA, passed away on December 22, 2021 . Beloved wife of the late Clarence F. Shepherd, she was the loving mother of Deborah L. Conway, Donna E. Buchanan (James) and David A. Shepherd (Janet). Doting Mom-Mom to her grandchildren, Ryan, Nicholas, and Grace, her grandcats, Ozzy and Harry, and granddogs, Gunner, Duke, and Minnie. Relatives and...
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Harry Ringheiser

December 20, 2021

Harry Ringheiser passed away suddenly on December 20, 2021. He was 80 years old. Harry was born in Shenandoah, PA to the late Adele (nee Shirvinsky) and Harry Ringheiser, Sr. He is survived by his beloved wife of 39 years, Karen; children, Karen Ullman, Michele "Micky" Ringheiser, Steven Ringheiser (Leslie), Dan Ringheiser, and Jennifer Wagner (Kevin); grandchildren, Shawn, Tommy, Jamie, Kyle,...
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Joan E. Ott

February 6, 1943 - December 19, 2021

Joan E. Ott, 78, of Philadelphia, passed away December 19, 2021. She was born February 6, 1943 in Philadelphia to the late Herbert Ott and Eleanor Sayres, which also gave her the distinction of being the first-born granddaughter of the family. Joan was the mother of Francis Ott and his wife Stephanie; Grammy of Francis, Anthony, and Joseph; sister of William Mueller and his wife Renata Silva...
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John Thomas Boylan, "Jack"

December 19, 2021

John T. Boylan "Jack", 73, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 19, 2021. Beloved husband of Eileen J. (McMullan) Boylan. Loving father of Kelly A. McCrory (Matthew) and Jack T Boylan Jr. Grandfather of Patrick and Brigid. Dear brother of Ellen Lafferty (Paul), Elizabeth, Margaret and Joseph. predeceased by Robert, Regina, and Theresa. Jack was very proud to have worked for the...
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William E. "Skip" Wible

July 18, 1946 - December 19, 2021

William E. Wible, of Philadelphia, passed away on Sunday, December 19, 2021 He was 75 years old. "Skip" as he was known affectionately by his family and friends, was born in Philadelphia on July 18, 1946 to the late Peter and Mary (née Montgomery) Wible. He was the husband to Lynn R. (née Spoerl) Wible with whom he is survived by. Skip worked in maintenance at Betz Laboratories, Inc. in...
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John Francis Harkins

April 8, 1934 - December 18, 2021

John Francis Harkins went home to be with the Lord on Saturday December 18, 2021. He was 87 years old. Born on April 8, 1934 in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Leo and Sarah Harkins. John graduated from Dobbins High School, was a master plumber, and the president of Harkins Mechanical for over 25 years, a business he started in the basement of his home in Southwest Philadelphia. He...
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Robert "Bobby" Sullivan

July 25, 1968 - December 18, 2021

Robert Lee Sullivan was no ordinary man. He was a hero and a savior to every soul he met. Bobby was a mechanic, a comedian, and a friend to all. Whether you needed an oil change, a good laugh, or some obscure wisdom, he was always there so save the day. Robert Lee Sullivan passed suddenly, leaving behind many souls including his Wonder Woman MaryJo, his beautiful mother Ruth, his Wonder Twin...
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Regina A. Domanico

September 25, 1969 - December 17, 2021

Regina A. Domanico, age 52, of Jenkintown, PA, passed away on December 17th. She was the beloved wife of John Domanico; cherished daughter of Linda (nee Barnhardt) loving mother to Monica Bonk, Nicolas Domanico, John Domanico, Jr. (Caitlin), Gia Ranson(Erik), and Toni Frank (Kevin); devoted grandmother of Ava, Genny, Colin, and Elizabeth; loving sister of Elaine Coughlin, and the late James...
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Richard Atlee

December 17, 2021

Richard Atlee passed away on December 17, 2021. He was 77 years old. Richard was born in Philadelphia to Kathryn (nee Kuhn) and Stuart Atlee. He is survived by his brothers, Kenneth Atlee (Marie), and Ronald Atlee (Carol); the families of nephews Kevin, Darren and Gary, and niece Janice Richard was a retired Philadelphia Police Officer and retired Philadelphia School District Police Officer....
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Donald Cromwell

January 22, 1935 - December 17, 2021

Donald Cromwell, of Philadelphia, passed away at the age of 86 on December 17th. Don was the beloved husband of the late Jeanne (43 years); loving father of Brad (Maryanne), Kyle Herrmann (Craig), Darryn (Mary), Brent (Monica), and Derryck (Bethany); devoted grandfather of Julia, Brigid, Kelsey (John Hirschbuhl Jr.), Nolan, Erin, Mikaela, Liam, Declan, Grace, Logyn, and the late Lillian;...
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George A. Stromeyer

March 4, 1930 - December 16, 2021

George A. Stromeyer, 91, died peacefully and entered into eternal life on December 16th, 2021. He was predeceased by his wife Lorraine Stromeyer, sister Louise Brooks, and son-in-law Alexander Kolibabek. He is survived by his daughters Lorraine Kolibabek (Alexander), Linda Stromeyer (Patrick), granddaughters Laura and Lisa, brother Anthony. He was also the dear uncle of Linda Courtney and Carol...
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Michael Francis Buck

June 3, 1950 - December 16, 2021

Michael Francis, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 16th at the age of 71. He was the beloved son of the late Michael and Eleanor Buck, and loving brother of Robert Buck and Kathleen Lyons. He will also be greatly missed by his loyal German Shepherd Wulf. Michael worked for First Pennsylvania Bank, now Wells Fargo, for over 30 years. Family and Friends are invited to Michael's Life...
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David Howard

March 23, 1942 - December 15, 2021

David Lee "Bill" Howard, passed away peacefully with family by his side on Wednesday, December 15, 2021. He was 79 years old. Bill was born in Tuskegee, Alabama to the late Mary and Ocie Howard. He is survived by his beloved wife of over 50 years, Joyce Cosby Howard. From this union, there are five children; three girls and two boys. Patricia Muzyka (Andy Muzyka), Karen, Howard, Rochelle...
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James Garrity

April 4, 1932 - December 13, 2021

James, of Philadelphia, passed away at the age of 89. He is was the loving husband to the late Eloise; devoted father of James, Donna, John and Maureen; beloved grandfather of Jimmy, Phillip, Chris, Gina, Christina, Jonathan, Melanie, John, Melissa, and Jessica; and loving grandfather of Jasmin and Christopher. James proudly served our country as a soldier in the United States Army during the...
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William "Billy" Phillips

March 19, 1973 - December 12, 2021

William "Billy" J. Phillips passed away on Sunday, December 12, 2021 at Jefferson Torresdale Hospital. He was 48 years old. Son of Ellen (Farrell) and the late Robert E Phillips. Brother of Robert Phillips III and uncle of Carly Phillips. Billy was a Philadelphia resident. Family and friends are invited to attend his Life Celebration on Saturday, December 18, 2021 from 9:30AM-11AM at John F....
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Geraldine "Gerri" Szymkowski

December 6, 2021

Geraldine Florence Szymkowski, 73, passed away on December 6, 2021. Gerri was born in Philadelphia to the late Florence and Stanley Szymkowski. She is survived by her life partner, Kevin Ryan; children, Jennifer Mager, and Matthew Mager; grandchildren, Michael and Jenna Ruth, and Ciara Mager; and great-grandchild, Mia Ruth. Gerri is preceded in death by her son Anthony Mager (2019). Gerri was...
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Harry "Pete" Thompson

February 1, 1942 - December 6, 2021

Harry "Pete" Thompson, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 6th, 2021 at the age of 79. He was the loving brother of Florence "Freshie" (the late Richard), Kathleen, Thomas, Francis (the late Julie), Joseph (Patrice), Rosemary, Charles (Donna), John (Mary), and Richard. Pete will also be greatly missed by many nieces and nephews. Pete proudly served our country as a solider in the United...
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Albert F. Drakas

February 9, 1948 - December 6, 2021

Albert F. Drakas passed away peacefully on December 6, 2021 surrounded by his family. He was 73. Al was the beloved husband to Donna M. Drakas (nee Zygmont) for 33 years. In addition to his wife, Al is survived by his loving siblings; Francis Drakas (Eileen), Joseph Drakas (Kay) and Jean Labold (William), as well as his 9 nieces and nephews, 21 great-nieces and great-nephews, and 3 great...
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John "Jack" Hevener

December 5, 2021

John "Jack" Hevener passed away peacefully on December 5, 2021. He was 85 years old. Jack was born in Philadelphia to Margaret and John Hevener. He is survived by his brother, Ronald Hevener (Marcia); several nieces and nephews; and many great nieces and nephews. Jack is preceded in death by his sister, Dolores Monroe. He worked at the Philadelphia Civic Center until the day it no longer...
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Stephen B. Saylor

April 29, 1943 - December 4, 2021

Stephen B. Saylor of Woodbine, NJ, formerly of Sea Isle City and Palmyra, NJ passed away peacefully on December 4, 2021 with his fiancé, Diane Gilliano at his side. Born on April 29, 1943, in Riverside, NJ, Steve was the son of Bernhard and Bertha Saylor. Steve was christened at Bethany Lutheran Church in Palmyra, NJ and active in Luther League and Boy Scouts. He graduated from Palmyra High...
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Robert "Bob" Hudzinski

December 4, 2021

Robert "Bob" Hudzinski passed away on December 4, 2021. He was 76. Bob was born in Newark, NJ to Helen and Frederick Hudzinski. He is survived by his daughters, Tracey Hudzinski-Curtis (Jesse), and Melissa Safeer (Marc); and grandchildren, Frankie and Dominic Piscioneri. Bob is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 51 years, Joann nee Gillette. Bob was sweet and kind and generous. He was...
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Joseph Michael Gambino

April 27, 1990 - December 3, 2021

Joseph Michael Gambino, of Philadelphia, passed away on December 3rd, 2021 at the age of 31. He was the beloved son of Bruce Gambino, and Michele Gambino (nee Ipri); loving brother of Stephanie Kane (the late Anthony); Jacqueline Gambino; and Brian Gambino (Laura). Joe was loving uncle to Padraic, Samuel, and Matthew. He will also be greatly missed by many cousins, aunts, and uncles. Joe...
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Roberta Drinkwater

December 2, 2021

Roberta Jean Drinkwater was born on Friday, October 26, 1962 to Margaret M. and Richard F. Drinkwater of 312 Gilham Street, Philadelphia, PA. She was welcomed by two older sisters, Margaret M. Drinkwater and Joan C. Thomas, and one older brother, Richard J. Drinkwater. Roberta was born at Frankford Hospital. As a child, Roberta attended Lawndale United Methodist Church. She attended Lawndale...
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Richard "Rich" Costello

December 2, 2021

Richard "Rich" Costello of Southampton, formerly of Philadelphia, passed away on December 2, 2021 peacefully with his loved ones by his side. Rich is survived by his beloved children Michael Costello, MaryKate Black (Matthew), Jack Costello (Meghann), Jimmy Costello (Jennifer), Elizabeth Costello, Marie Costello and loving grandchildren Grace, Owen, Lauren, and Charlie; his longtime partner...
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Edith M. Miranda

March 2, 1959 - November 30, 2021

Edith, of Philadelphia, age 62, passed away at her home on November 30th, 2021, after her battle with cancer. She was the beloved wife of Edward Miranda; loving mother of Kasey (Bryan), Jennifer (Ramon), Kimberly (Jeff), Eddie (Alison), and Krystal (Shawn). She was the loving Mom-Mom to many grandchildren and two great grandchildren, and beloved sister of Ray. Edie is also survived by her niece...
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Jane M. Wagner

January 23, 1931 - November 30, 2021

Wagner - Jane M. (nee Purcell) Died on Tuesday November 30, at the age of 90. Wife of the late Raymond T. Wagner who died in October of 1991. Jane was the daughter of the late Andrew and Mary A. (Ryan) Purcell. Jane was born in New York on January 23, 1931, and grew up in Jackson Heights, Queens, NY. She attended St.Joan of Arc School and loved making trips to Ireland to visit relatives. She...
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Mary F. McCurdy

November 30, 2021

Mary F. McCurdy, of Philadelphia, passed away on Novemeber 30th 2021 at the age of 94. Mary was the loving wife of the late Lester M. McCurdy for 69 years. Mary was the caring mother to Michael McCurdy (Dianne), Patricia Dingley (Daniel), Sue Youse (Ron), and John McCurdy (the late Lisa). Mary also leaves behind an impressive legacy in her eleven grandchildren; Brian (Jess), Jonathan, Christian,...
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Justin Robert Pina

September 7, 1983 - November 29, 2021

Justin Robert, of Philadelphia, passed away on November 29th, 2021 at the age of 38. He was the beloved son of the late Frank and Augusta Pina; loving brother of Frank Pina (Stephanie), Bryan Pina, and Elisha Stancavage (Daniel); uncle of Kaylee, Aubrey, Carly, Frank, and Adrianna; and fiancé of Jamie Murray. Justin was known for his infectious smile; charismatic personality, and sense of...
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Linda Hutchinson Geiger

September 14, 1951 - November 29, 2021

Linda Hutchinson Geiger, of Huntington Valley, passed away at her home on November 29th, 2021 at the age of 70 after a long and courageous struggle with cancer. Her bravery was an inspiration to those who knew her. She was the loving wife of Bruce Geiger; devoted mother of Christopher B. Geiger; and devoted sister of Eric J. Hutchinson, Kenneth R. Hutchinson, Michael P. Hutchinson, and Susan...
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Joann Hetrick

November 28, 2021

Joann Hetrick, Age 61, of Northeast Philadelphia, PA passed away peacefully on November 28, 2021 with her family by her side. Joann was the devoted daughter of Rosemary and the late Robert Hetrick. She was the loving sister of Jean Molyneaux (David), and the late Rosemarie Erhart and will be sadly missed by her niece Lori Cook (Matthew) and her nephew Nicholas Cook (Kristen) as well as great...
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Theresa O'Toole

January 7, 1953 - November 28, 2021

Theresa A. O'Toole, 68, of Northeast Philadelphia, passed away on Sunday, November 28th, 2021. She passed while holding the hand of her beloved husband of 51 years. She was preceded in death by her mother Eleanor Hoy (Dowling) and Father William Hoy, her brother William Hoy, her sister Marie Hoy, and her beloved dog, Toby. In addition to her loving husband, Theresa is survived by her...
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Ann H. Martin

November 26, 2021

Ann Martin, age 90, of NE Philadelphia, PA, passed away peacefully on November 25, 2021 at the Jefferson Torresdale Hospital. Ann was the devoted wife of the late Donald L. Martin. She was the Beloved mother of Donald Martin, Cynthia Linton, and the late Steven Martin. She was the loving grandmother of Sean and Jenna Linton. Ann was a phenomenal hostess and cook. She was formerly a...
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Chalie Fuller

February 10, 1963 - November 26, 2021

Charles H. Fuller "Chalie" 58 of Mullica Hill New Jersey was called home to our Lord on November 26, 2021 after a long battle with Covid. He is survived by his loving wife of 20 years, Kimberly (nee Clark) along with his five children, Collette Harnisch (Tim), Chuck (Ashley), Justin James (Kristen), Anthony (Krystle), Samantha and his fur baby Ozzy. He is also survived by his grandchildren,...
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Marlene Majewski

August 21, 1933 - November 24, 2021

Marlene Maria Majewski (nee Dieterle) of Bensalem passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on November 24, 2021. She was 88 years old. Marlene was born in Magdeburg, Germany on August 21, 1933. She met her husband Joseph W. Majewski when he was stationed at Ramstein, Germany in the United States Air Force. They married on November 21, 1955, and moved to Philadelphia, PA, where she...
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Margaret M. Waldron

November 24, 2021

Margaret M. Waldron (nee Berthcsi) of Philadelphia passed away suddenly with family by her side on November 24, 2021. She was 74 years old. Margaret (Marge) was born in Philadelphia to Sue Lunny and Joseph Berthcsi. She is survived by her husband of 52 years, Charles Wayne Waldron; children, Charles Wayne (Christina), Joe, and Margaret Naughton (Denis); grandchildren, Amelia, Conor, Patrick,...
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Joseph Walter Orbell

December 16, 1933 - November 24, 2021

Joseph W. Orbell, Sr., 87, of Jerome Street and Northeast Philadelphia, died peacefully on Wednesday, November 24, 2021 attended to by his loving family. Mr. Orbell has been referred to as a "legend" in the Philadelphia Police Department. Starting as a motorcycle cop in 1956 in the Highway Patrol, he rose through the ranks to the highest level as Chief Inspector. Among the many positions he...
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Diane Marie Gaspar

July 28, 1961 - November 21, 2021

Diane Marie Gaspar, of Philadelphia, PA, passed away on Sunday, November 21, 2021, at the age of 60. Born to the late Stephen and Anna Gaspar, Diane worked at Marshalls for the last several years. She will always be remembered for her loving spirit; she truly cared for everyone. Diane is survived by her siblings, Carol (John) Drury, Michael (Suzanne) Gaspar, and Mark Gaspar. She is also...
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Ruth N. Hample

November 20, 2021

Ruth N. Hample (nee Wurgley) of Philadelphia, passed away on November 20th 2021 at the age of 89. Ruth was the loving wife of George T. Hample Jr. for 69 years. She was the loving mother to Linda R. Adams (Wayne) and Susan G. Vierheilig (Aubrey) and grandmother to Erin McGuire (Kevin), the late Brian Hannan, Jessica Hoch (Victor), and Thomas Hannan (Amber). Ruth also leaves behind an impressive...
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Michael Kelley

December 20, 1945 - November 19, 2021

Michael Kelley passed away November 19, 2021. He was 75 years old. Michael was born December 20, 1945 in Philadelphia where he was also raised and educated. He will be remembered for his shining personality and outgoing nature as well as his love of animals. Michael loved to dance and be social with anyone to which he came in contact. Relatives and friends are invited to Michael's Life...
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Rosemary Murphy

November 17, 2021

Rosemary A. Murphy (nee Kane) passed away on November 17, 2021. She was 74 years old. Rosemary is survived by her beloved husband of 54 years, James Murphy; daughters, Colleen Murphy-Grim (Derek), and Carol Murphy (Joe Cimino); and grandsons, Christian, and Gavin. Rosemary was devoted to her husband James and family. She will be fondly missed. She had a passion for entertaining & cooking. ...
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John J. Kelley, Jr.

October 21, 1943 - November 17, 2021

John J. ("Jack") Kelley, Jr., 78, a longtime resident of Haddonfield, New Jersey, died suddenly of cardiac arrest on November 17, 2021 at Cooper University Hospital in Camden, New Jersey. Born October 21, 1943 in Newton, Massachusetts, he was the son of Elizabeth Ann and John J. Kelley, who have predeceased him. His wife Susan Frances (nee McGinn) died November 17, 1990 in Haddonfield, New...
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John J, Guinter

August 21, 1946 - November 16, 2021

John J. Guinter Jr 75, of NE Philly, formally of Oxford Circle passed away peacefully on November 15,2021. John retired from Rohm & Haas as a plant manager & as a Court Crier for the Philadelphia Court System. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, antique cars, and his faith in the Catholic Church. Most recently he was the primary caregiver to his beloved wife of 55 years, Rose, who passed only 17 days...
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Margaret V. "Peg" Ward

July 31, 1939 - November 12, 2021

Margaret V. "Peg" Ward (nee - Breslin) passed away Friday, November 12, 2021 after a lengthy illness with Lewy Body Dementia. She was born July 31, 1939 in Philadelphia to the late Con and Mary Breslin (nee – Healy). Peg was the beloved wife of more than 37 years of the late John C. Ward, Jr; mother of John F. Ward, Eileen M. Ward, Kevin A. Ward, Peggy A. Driscoll and her husband Dennis,...
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Marie C. Donahue

March 19, 1948 - November 10, 2021

Marie C. Donahue, age 73, passed away on November 10, 2021. She was born March 19, 1948 to the late James and the late Genevieve Burke (nee – Brady). Marie was be beloved wife of 46 years to Anthony Donahue; mother of Kelly DiPasquale and her husband Anthony, and Trish Donahue and her fiancé Tim Fagan; grandmother of Bryan Monica, Alistair DiPasquale, and Angelina DiPasquale; sister of...
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Mary T. Herron

September 29, 1933 - November 9, 2021

With heavy hearts, the family of Mary Theresa Herron (nee Colihan), age 88, announce her passing after a courageous battle with cancer on November 9, 2021. "Mary T" was known for her beautiful smile, sense of humor, sharp wit, infectious laughter, love of history, politics, intrigue, and all things Irish. She was born on September 29, 1933 in Lost Creek, upstate Pennsylvania where she enjoyed...
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Joseph F. Mugford

December 13, 1941 - November 9, 2021

Joseph F. Mugford passed away peacefully on November 9, 2021. He was 79. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of H. James and Sara M. Mugford. Joe is survived by his brothers James E. Mugford (Kathleen) and John P. Mugford, as well as his niece Genevieve Mugford, nephews James E. Mugford and John P. Mugford, and many great nieces and great nephews. Joe was a U.S. Army veteran, and a...
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Gerard P. "Gerry" O'Brien

January 2, 1954 - November 9, 2021

Gerard P. "Gerry" O'Brien passed away peacefully on November 9, 2021. He was 67. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son to the late Thomas J. and Margaret A. O'Brien, and brother to the late Denis O'Brien, Anne Marie Harris, and Maggie Hyland. Gerry is survived by his loving siblings Thomas J. O'Brien Jr., (Gail), Teresa Thoman (David), Kevin O'Brien (Bernadette), Michael O'Brien, Susan Ivey ...
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William Gardiner

September 29, 1927 - November 7, 2021

William Gardiner died on Sunday, November 7, 2021, at Jefferson Torresdale Hospital. He was 94 years old. Born in Manhattan N.Y. to William A. and Mary (nee Regan) Gardiner, Bill was a resident of Philadelphia Pa. Bill grew up in New York City and started working for the New York Central RR a few weeks before he graduated from Cardinal Hayes High School in 1946. He started as a baggageman...
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Vernon Yeager

November 7, 2021

Vern Yeager of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania passed away on November 7,2021 after a long and tough battle with Parkinson's and dementia with his children by his side. Vern was born on February 14, 1951 to Martha Wolfgang & Charles Yeager. After graduating from Olney HS in 1969 he immediately enlisted in and proudly served in the Army. After leaving the Army he started with the Philadelphia...
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Elizabeth "Tish" Gage

March 5, 1959 - November 6, 2021

Mrs. Elizabeth "Tish" Gage (Hunter), age 62, loving mother of 3 daughters, devoted grandmother of 11 grandchildren, and adoring wife to Mr. Kevin T. Gage, suddenly passed away in the early morning hours of Saturday, November 6, 2021. Tish, as known by all who loved her, was born on March 5, 1959, in Philadelphia, PA to Mr. John F. Hunter, Sr., and the late Mrs. Kathleen M. Hunter (Smith). Tish...
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James "Jim" Lampe

November 6, 2021

James Frederick Lampe passed away peacefully at the age of 78 with his loving family by his side on November 6, 2021. He is survived by his beloved wife Barbara (nee Borrelli) of 58 years; his devoted children, James John, Mark Vincent (Cheryl) and Barbara Jean (Tony); his adoring grandchildren, James, Marie (Ian), Margaret (Phil), Paige, Grace, Anthony and Jessica and his precious great-grandson...
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Ronald A. Moore

November 4, 2021

Ronald A. Moore passed away peacefully on November 4, 2021. He was 73. Ronald was the beloved husband to Sharon Moore (nee Mason) for 45 years. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his loving children; Melissa Noel (Anthony), Ronald Moore Jr. (Rachel) and Katelynn Moore, as well as his sister Peggy Wood and his 6 loving grandchildren. Ronald was born on April 19, 1948, son to the...
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Evelyn V. Atwell

November 1, 2021

Evelyn V. Atwell (nee Calhoun) passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Monday, November 1, 2021. She was 94. Born in Norristown, PA, she was the daughter of the late Lester and Florence Calhoun, beloved wife to the late Robert J. Atwell, Sr., mother to the late Robert J. Atwell, Jr., and great-grandmother to the late Cassie Bowes and Kimberlin Humphrey-Kiger. She was also the last...
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Joseph J. Supon, Sr.

April 25, 1936 - November 1, 2021

Joseph James Supon Sr. went home to his Lord on Monday, Nov. 1, 2021. He was 85. He was born on April 25, 1936, in Weston, Pa., to Anthony and Anna Supon. The second of four children, he was named after a local priest who was performing an emergency baptism after his umbilical cord came undone and he was at risk of bleeding to death. An older brother had died shortly after birth. He graduated...
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Dina Texugo

October 30, 2021

Dina Celeste Texugo, age 77, of Philadelphia passed away peacefully on October 30, 2021. Dina is survived by her beloved husband Julio and her loving children Silvia DeLeon (Enrique III) and Rogério Santos (Tania). Also survived by her grandchildren Alexandra, Enrique IV, and Ryan DeLeon, and Leila and Luca Santos, as well as her sisters Maria Adelaide Pulquério (the late Adriel) and Maria...
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Rosemary C. Guinter

October 29, 2021

RoseMary C. Marchino Guinter of NE Philly, formerly of Oxford Circle & Frankford, passed away peacefully at home at the age of 77. Survived by her dear husband & caregiver John, loving family & friends. Rose lived to enjoy casinos, music, the Jersey shore, doing puzzle books, & making people laugh. Funeral mass 10:00 am Tuesday November 9th at St. Dominick's Church on Frankford Avenue. Mask...
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Philip A. DiFillippo

March 29, 1952 - October 29, 2021

Philip A. DiFillippo, age 69, of Philadelphia, passed away on October 29, 2021. He was born March 29, 1962 to Paul DiFillippo and his wife, the late Rita (nee- Pilla). Philip was the beloved husband of Constance DiFillippo (nee – Mair); loving father of Marie-Theres (Daniel Leonard), Anna, and Julia; devoted grandfather of Theresa and Elena; brother of Paula Clute (Matthew); beloved uncle and...
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Ashley Marie Edwards

October 29, 2021

Ashley Marie Edwards, age 34, of Northeast Philadelphia, PA, passed away surrounded by her loved ones on October 29th, 2021 at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Ashley was the daughter of James "Jim" (Vernay) Edwards and Catherine Edwards. She was the loving mother of Christopher and Kayla Stoeckhert. She will be sadly missed by her sisters Kaitlyn (Brian), and...
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Margaret Skiba

October 26, 2021

Margaret T. Skiba (n'ee Petruccelli) passed away peacefully at her home with family by her side on October 26, 2021. She was 104 years old. Margaret was born September 14, 1917 in Philadelphia to Anna Maria (n'ee D'Achino) and Daniel Petruccelli. She is predeceased by her husband, Fred, son-in-law Dick Street and numerous loved ones. Margaret is survived by her two beloved children, Sandra Street...
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Carlos J. Damasceno

October 26, 2021

Carlos Jose Damasceno, age 79, passed away peacefully with his family at his side in Philadelphia, PA on October 26th, 2021. He was the son of the late Mario and Edviges Damasceno. Carlos was the devoted Husband of Beatriz; married over 54 wonderful years. He was the beloved father of Antonio (his wife Isabel) Damasceno, and Carlos A. (his wife Iuliia Rodygina) Damasceno. Carlos was the loving...
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Florence L. Luna

October 22, 2021

Florence L. Luna (nee Gramlich) of Philadelphia, Pa., passed away on October 22, 2021. She was 87 years old. Born in Philadelphia, Pa., she was the daughter of the Late George and Lillian (nee Hildenbrand) Gramlich. Florence (Floss) is survived by her loving husband Cesar Luna, her daughter Nancy Luna (Fiancé Mike Peterson), estranged son Michael Luna, granddaughter Natalie Luna, and loved one...
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Bernice A. Clifton

October 9, 1951 - October 22, 2021

Bernice A. Clifton(nee Langston) passed away on Friday, October 22, 2021. Born and raised in Philadelphia to the late Joseph and Mary Heaney. Daughter-in-law of Marguerite Clifton(the late William). Beloved Wife of 50 years to Thomas. Loving mother to Bridget Huston(Raymond Wall) and Monica Gribley(Edwin). Dearest Grandmother to James, Erika, Olivia and Emilee. Sister of Cheryl Bullard, ...
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Loretta H. Dadura

February 1, 1935 - October 22, 2021

Loretta H. (nee Jacobost) Dadura, of Philadelphia, passed away Friday, October 22, 2021 at the age of 86. Born and raised in Philadelphia, to the late Edward and Mary (nee Klem) Jacobost, Loretta enjoyed cooking and vacationing in Cape May. She loved being surrounded by her family and spending time with her friends and neighbors whom she considered her "Avon St." family. Preceded in death by...
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Patrick Timothy O'Neill

June 23, 1960 - October 21, 2021

Patrick Timothy O'Neill of Philadelphia, passed away on October 21st 2021, at the age of 61. Pat was the loving husband of Shelley O'Neill (nee Satanoff) the loving father to Erin L. O'Neill, and Pop-Pop to Khloe Santos. Pat will also be greatly missed by his siblings; Barbara Zielinski (Rich), Shirley Doney (Bob), Stephen O'Neill, the late John O'Neill, as well as many loving nieces and nephews,...
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Robert E. Phillips

January 11, 1935 - October 16, 2021

Robert E. Phillips, age 86, died on Saturday, October 16, 2021, at home, surrounded by his family. Born in Philadelphia. he was a lifelong resident of the city. Beloved husband of Ellen (nee Farrell) Loving Father of Robert E. III ( Chelsea Whitcas) and William J. Phillips. Dearest Grandfather of Carly Phillips Beloved brother of William Phillips. He was predeceased by his sisters Helen...
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Carolyn Ann Seidner

March 27, 1943 - October 15, 2021

Carolyn Ann Seidner, 78, passed away suddenly on Friday, October 15 2021. Born on March 27, 1943, in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late William and Katharine Springfield. She grew up in South Philly, went to St. Maria Goretti High School, graduated Immaculata College, and received her Master's at Villanova University. Above all, she will be remembered as a loving Mom-Mom and Mom. ...
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Frank A. DeLeo

August 31, 1940 - October 15, 2021

Frank A. De Leo passed away on October 15, 2021, at Nazareth Hospital. Born in Philadelphia, he was a lifelong resident of the city. Beloved brother of Joseph De Leo. Loving uncle of Thomas De Leo. Predeceased by his brother Thomas M. De Leo Jr. and Carmella Milillo Also survived by many Nieces and nephews. Frank enjoyed collecting coins. He was a skilled machinist. Family and...
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Elizabeth S. Bell

May 9, 1943 - October 14, 2021

Elizabeth Sarah Bell (Perdunn), age 78, passed away Thursday, October 14, 2021. Her hobbies were bowling and doing jigsaw and crossword puzzles. Elizabeth was a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt. She is survived by her daughter, Debra Kott and son-in-law Michael Kott, sons Edward Louis Bell and Marvin Bell, Jr., her grandchildren: Joseph Anthony Bell, Brian Bell-Kott,...
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Alice E. Brennan

October 14, 2021

Alice E. Brennan (nee Merrick) passed away on October 14, 2021, peacefully at the age of 93. Beloved wife of the late James F. Brennan; loving mother of Susan Cousart, James F. Brennan, Jr. (Bridget), Christine Regan (John), Noreen Kraynak (Scott) and the late Barbara Ferris and Timothy Fehrle; dear sister of the late John Merrick and Helen Kauffman. She is also survived by many grandchildren and...
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Elizabeth Betty Lepore

October 31, 1942 - October 13, 2021

Elizabeth (Betty) Lepore (nee Ryan) passed away peacefully at Holy Redeemer Hospital on Wednesday October 13, 2021 Betty was born in Philadelphia on October 31,1942 and grew up in the Port Richmond section of the city as the youngest sibling in a large and loving Newfoundland-Irish family. A graduate of Little Flower High School, Betty worked for many years as an office administrator for Soll...
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