Tuesday, April 16, 2013
An area journalist and philanthropist also passes away this week.
Donald Hart Armstrong, of Chestnut Hill, 50 The Armstrong family lived in Chestnut Hill for 10 years. In 2005, they moved to Helsinki to pursue their children's education. They moved back to the US and Marshfield, MA in 2008. Don loved to cook and entertain family and friends; he was an exuberant host and an adventurous gastronome. [Legacy/Philly.com] Shirley E. Laird, of Chestnut Hill, 89 In addition to her employment, she served for 20 years on the board of COLLAB, Philadelphia Museum of Art; she was on the vestry of St. David's Episcopal Church, Radnor; and she was publicity chairperson for the Chestnut Hill Committee of the Philadelphia Orchestra. She is survived by her children Craig E. Laird, Holly A. Laird, and Heather Beaudry, …
Monday, April 15, 2013
These obituaries come from around the Greater Philadelphia Area.
Donald Hart, of Chestnut Hill, dies at 50. Shirley Laird, former member of the Chestnut Hill Committee of the Philadelphia Orchestra, dies at 87. Dorothy Annetta Bagley, of Mt. Airy, dies at 87. Barry Rankin, of Mt. Airy, dies at 64. The following obituraires are from around Greater Philadelphia:
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
A Chestnut Hill woman who participated in several local organizations and the historic home tour passes away.
Margaret Mary Martin Sowter, of Chestnut Hill, 70 Known to all as "MAGS", of Chestnut Hill, passed away on March 21, 2013, after a long struggle with cancer. She is survived by her husband, Kevin John Sowter; her sisters...She had a long, successful career in finance with Citibank in Dublin that continued when she arrived in the United States in 1985. Mags had a love of Chestnut Hill and her beautiful historic home, The Anglecot. [Legacy/Philly.com] To see more obituaries from the rest of the greater Philadelphia region please click here.
Monday, April 8, 2013
Remembering those in Greater Philadelphia who have passed on.
Margaret Sowter, of Chestnut Hill, dies at 70. The following obituaries are from elsewhere in Greater Phialdephia:
Tuesday, April 2, 2013
An 81-year-old mother of two died this week.
Beatrice Lee Seward, of Mt. Airy, 81 Survived by her husband, Willie Seward; and her daughters Denise L. Gause and Vandelyn M. Davis; granddaughter; Keshia S. Davis [Legacy/Philly.com] Click here for a list of regional obituaries from the last week.
Monday, April 1, 2013
The following obituaries come from the late days of March, 2013.
Beatrice Lee Seward, of Mt. Airy, dies at 81. Here are some other obituaries from around the region:
Tuesday, March 26, 2013
A 90-year-old aunt also passed away this week.
Patricia K. Buck, of Chestnut Hill, died on March 4 Loving mother of Andrea B. Worrall (Thomas) and Sabrina B. Shear (Matthew). And dear grand-mother to Jeremy and Lee Worrall and Lindsey Munro and Hayley Shear. [Legacy/Philly.com] Mary A. Murray, of Chestnut Hill, 90 Survived by her niece Margaret A. Stearns (Howard) and her nephew Donald J. Shields, Jr., her great niece and nephew, Debra and Robert Stearns. [Legacy/philly.com] Click here for the rest of this week's obituaries.
Monday, March 25, 2013
Obituaries from Greater Philadelphia for the week of March 25.
Monday, March 25
Patricia K. Buck, of Chestnut Hill, died on March 5. Mary A. Murray, of Chestnut Hill, died on March 11. Other obituaries from the Greater Philadelphia area: Doris C. Avioli, of Havertown, died on March 16. Dean W. Althouse, of Gladwyne, died on March 16. Janet W. Bailey, of West Chester, died on March 22. Nancy S. Baskett, of Ardmore, died on March 18. Patricia A. Barnam, of Westtown, died on March 19. Ed Buck, of Wayne, died on March 17. Lee R. Buoni, of West Chester, died on March 17. Irene D. Cacciutti, of Springfield, died on March 21. Virginia Furey Cooper, of Wayne, died on March 12. John B. Cording Jr., of West Chester and Roxborough, died on March 13. Mary B. Cotter, of Media, died on March 23. Rev. William R. Craig, a priest …
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
A local mother of five passed away this week.
Alexine (Sullivan) Weaver, of Chestnut Hill, died March 16 Raised in Chestnut Hill, graduated Chestnut Hill College. Alex worked for both the House of Representatives and State Senate. A former Horsham resident, she summered in Ocean City, NJ and wintered in Naples, FL, an avid bridge player, crossword puzzle enthusiast and tennis player. [Legacy/Main Line Media News]
Monday, March 18, 2013
These obituaries are for residents of the Greater Philadelphia Area through March 18.
Alexine Weaver, of Chestnut Hill, died on March 16. Other obituaries from the Greater Philadelphia area: Gladys Monier, of Bala Cynwyd, dies at 98. Elizabeth Hopkins, of Ardmore, died on March 16. Frederick Caccese, of Wynnewood, dies at 89. Phyllis Tabas, of Wynnewood, died on March 14. Nancy Louise, of Wynnewood and Bryn Mawr, died on March 13. Gretchen Metz, of Ardmore and Rosemont, dies at 64. George Farley, of Bryn Mawr, dies at 86. Thomas Nicholson Jr., of Rosemont, dies at 90. Daniel Ehart, of Wayne, dies at 89. Hannah Kierana, of Wayne, dies at 64. William Mellody, of Wayne, dies at 85. Charles Sower, of Wayne, dies at 86. Theodora Stack, of Strafford, dies at 89. Angela DiSimone, of Berwyn, dies at 86. Lois Hartshore…