Obituaries

Edward John Kirshner (Kirsh)

Edward John Kirshner (Kirsh)

Born in Philadelphia to William & Anne (Burnside) Kirshner and raised in Ridley Park. He graduated from Ridley Township High School, enlisted in the US Marine Corp & completed a five year machinist apprenticeship at Boeing Vertol. Mr. Kirshner was employed by...

Margaret Ogden

Margaret Ogden

Margaret Ogden, born on July 16th, 1964 suddenly passed away on Thursday, March 2, 2023. Margaret was born and raised in southwest Philadelphia. Daughter of Leonard Ogden and the late Veronica Ogden, Margaret was one of six children; she has two sisters and three...

Joseph F. Flory

Joseph F. Flory

Joseph F. Flory, born in Essington, Pa. on January 21, 1944 passed away on February 25, 2023 at the age of 79. Joseph was a graduate of St. James High School, honorably served in the US Navy and was a retired truck driver from Airborne Express. Joseph is preceded in...

Anne F. Gibbs

Anne F. Gibbs

     Anne F. Gibbs, 79, resident of Prospect Park, passed away peacefully at her home on February 20, 2023.    Born in Philadelphia, she was the daughter of the late Wallace and Anna Free.  Anne worked for a period of time for Sears & Roebuck, H & R Block, and...

Carmela Cardamone

Carmela Cardamone

Carmela Cardamone (formerly Pascuzzi) died on February 19, 2023 at the age of 84.  Carmela was born on September 27, 1938 in Soveria Mannelli, Italy, where she lived until moving to Chestnut Hill, PA, to marry the love of her life, Robert F. Cardamone who preceded her...

Veronica Ogden

Veronica Ogden

Veronica Ogden, at the age of 82 peacefully passed away Friday morning, February 17th, 2023 surrounded by her dearest loved ones. Veronica was born on June 22nd, 1940. She later married Leonard Ogden (surviving husband) and they had six children. They raised their...

Harry Edward Hoyt

Harry Edward Hoyt

On Friday, February 17, Harry Edward Hoyt of Media, PA and Warren, ME died at the age of 91.  Loving and beloved husband, father, grandfather, uncle, and friend, quoter of Shakespeare, solver of crossword puzzles, lover of anything dessert (bonus points if topped with...

Agneta H. Bailey

Agneta H. Bailey

Agneta H. Bailey, 78, of Thornbury Township, passed away peacefully on February 14, 2023. She is the wife of the late V. Pinnock Bailey. Agneta is survived by her loving family. There will be a viewing for her on Sunday, February 26th, 2023 from 2 P.M. to 4 P.M. at...

Marian R. Medendorp

Marian R. Medendorp

Marian R. Medendorp, lifelong resident of Essington, PA., passed away February 10, 2023 Marian was a lifelong resident of Essington, born in the family home on Bartram Avenue to Fred and Elsie (nee Creelman) Renshaw. She grew up with her brother Albert and sister...

Margaret F. “Peggy” Andrel

Margaret F. “Peggy” Andrel

Margaret F. (Peggy) Andrel, 64, of Morton PA entered the gates of eternity peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday February 8, 2023. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late James and Ann (Doughtery) Farrell and the sister of the late...

Madeline Elizabeth (Tustin) Deane

Madeline Elizabeth (Tustin) Deane

Madeline Deane, age 89, of Norwood, PA was called to her heavenly home on February 1st, 2023 and is now reunited with her loving late husband Robert Knox Deane, Sr. Madeline was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA and was the daughter of the late Jennie (Tait) and...

George Allen Irvin

George Allen Irvin

George Allen Irvin, age 91, passed peacefully on January 28, 2023 in his tranquil home by the sea in Cape May, NJ. Born November 10, 1931 in Philadelphia, PA, to Harold and Gertrude (nee Hamacher) Irvin. An adventurer from a young age, George traveled the buses...

Ruth “Ruthie” Keeney

Ruth “Ruthie” Keeney

Ruth, “Ruthie”, Keeney, 86, lifelong resident of Essington, PA, passed away peacefully at home with her caregiver and loving companion, Shirley Calel on January 26, 2023. Born on Easter Sunday, April 12, 1936, Ruth was the first-born child of the late Anna (Churrick)...

Steven O’Rangers

Steven O’Rangers

Steven O’Rangers, 21, of Brookhaven, PA, passed away January 23, 2023, at home, after a long struggle with cystic fibrosis.  He was born on June 20, 2001 to the late Heather Ann O’Rangers. Steven enjoyed video games, listening to music and playing with his beloved cat...

Darlette J. Fagan

Darlette J. Fagan

Darlette “DJ” Fagan of Woodlyn, Pa., passed away peacefully on January 19, 2023 at the age of 60. She is an Army veteran. 1983 graduate of Ridley High School. She is survived by her long time companion of 27 years, Mary Harrower. Her daughter, Jean, three...

John McCullough

John McCullough

John McCullough (62) went home to be with Jesus on January 18, 2023. A native born and lifelong resident of Delaware County, John was a devoted Christian and active member of Calvary Independent Baptist Church in Morton. John lived his faith through his kindness,...

Sally Doyle

Sally Doyle

Sally Doyle (born as Sara Devereaux) passed away on January 16 at age of 80. She was the beloved daughter of Larry Devereaux and Betty Devereaux. Dear Sister to brothers Jack, Larry and Joe Devereaux (Millie). Devoted mother of Michael Allen (Kiersteen Keeler) and...

George S. Hutchins

George S. Hutchins

George S. Hutchins, 74, a longtime resident of Essington, Tinicum Township, passed away on January 15, 2023 at his residence. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Sterling and Margaret Jane Hutchins. George was employed as a Security Inspector with...

Charles P. “Pat” Barr, Sr.

Charles P. “Pat” Barr, Sr.

Charles P. “Pat” Barr, Sr., 87, lifelong resident of Tinicum Township, passed away peacefully at home on January 5, 2023.  Pat was the second born son of the late Mary (Clay) and Albert Barr. Born on March 15, 1935 in Philadelphia, he along with his 7 siblings were...

Lanny Dale Gardner

Lanny Dale Gardner

Lanny Dale Gardner, 78, of Norwood PA, passed away December 26th, 2022, surrounded by his loving family. He loved and respected all of nature -- spending time outdoors either hunting, fishing, riding motorcycles, or racing pigeons. Lifelong lover of all animals but...