Obituaries

Frank L. Casey of West Chester

Frank L. Casey, 69, of West Chester, died Thursday, June 22. Born in Wilkes-Barre, he was the son of the late Frank J. and Marian (May) Casey. Frank received his bachelor’s of science degree from King's College and his master’s of business administration from St. Joseph's University. After working in trust departments for several years, he opened his own office, ...

 
 

Joan Adams of Kennett Square

Joan Adams (nee Grillo), 65, of Kennett Square, formerly of Exton. She was a relocation specialist for Cigna and Fox and Roach. Beloved wife of John Laurence Adams; loving stepmother of Catherine Adams Baldry (Richard), Dr. Lauren Adams Miltenberger (Scott); dear sister of Patricia Kirkpatrick (the late Joseph), Carol Reynolds (Larry), Vincent Grillo (Terry); ...

 

John “Jack” Frederick Stubblebine of West Chester

John "Jack" Frederick Stubblebine, 70, of West Chester, died peacefully in his sleep at home on Sunday, June 25. Born in Philadelphia, on Jan. 14, in 1947, he was the son of the late Robert and Helen (nee Townsend) Stubblebine. John served his country proudly in the U.S Air Force from 1965 to 1969. John was the beloved husband of Elizabeth (nee Liberato) ...

 

John D. Michael of Smyrna

John D. Michael, 62, of Smyrna, died Thursday, June 22, at the Christiana Hospital. Born in Mountain City, Tenn., he was the son of Melissa Combs Michael, of West Grove, and the late Wilson Michael. He was a construction superintendent for Pettinaro Construction Co. in Wilmington. John enjoyed riding his motorcycles and being with his family and friends. In addition ...

 

Howard K. Fetters Jr.

Howard K. Fetters Jr. died Wednesday, June 21, at Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester.  He was the husband of Agnesann Mathis with whom he shared 18 years of marriage. Kirk was born in Darby the son of the late Howard Kirk Fetters Sr. and the late Francis (Graff) Fetters, Mr. Fetters was an English teacher at Kennett High School for 37 years, retiring in 2005. ...

 

Mary Frances Moore of West Chester

Mary Frances Moore, 71, of West Chester and formerly of Darby, died Friday, June 16. She was the beloved wife of James R. Moore; loving mother of James R. Moore Jr. (Dawn) of West Chester,  and David R. Moore (Katherine) of Glenmoore, and Kelli Moore Konrad (Herb) of Mount Royal, N.J.; devoted grandmother of Mackenzie, Samantha, Sophia, Sloane, Adeline and Jack; and ...

 

Albert S. Pitts of West Grove

Albert S. Pitts (a.k.a Big Al, Sonny, Pittsy), 82, of West Grove, died Monday, June 19, at Twin Pines Health Care Center in West Grove. He was the husband of Marian Szymanski Pitts, with whom he shared 63 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, he was the adopted son of the late Christine Dodd Pitts. Albert was an entrepreneur in every sense of the word. His ...

 

Frank “Le” LePatourel Powell of West Grove

Frank “Le” LePatourel Powell, of West Grove, died Saturday, June 17, at Brandywine Hall. Born in West Chester, he was the son of J. Lewis and Elizabeth LePatourel Powell of West Grove. He was a member of the London Grove Friends Meeting. Le enjoyed animals, the outdoors and planting trees. In addition to his parents, he is survived by two brothers, Jeremiah and ...

 

Mary Clarke Arnold of West Chester

Mary Clarke Arnold, 86, of West Chester, died Monday, June 5, at her home surrounded by her family. She was the wife of Thomas J. Arnold, with whom she shared 66 years of marriage. Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Robert and the late Dorothy (Burrell) Clarke. Survivors include two sons, Clarke S. Arnold of West Chester, and Stephen Arnold of ...

 

Dolores Ann Meginley of Avondale

Dolores Ann Meginley, 78, of Avondale, Thursday, June 15 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Dolores was the wife of Warren F. Meginley Sr. who predeceased her on June 12, 2001. Warren and Dolores shared 47 years of marriage. Born in January of 1939 in Catlettsburg, Ky., she was a daughter of late Benjamin C. Friley and late Ella Mae Woods. After her ...

 

Clifford P. Hemphill of Kennett Square

Clifford P. Hemphill, 66, of Kennett Square, died Thursday, June 8, at his home. He is survived by his mother, Pauline Blake, and three siblings, Mark, Michael, and Dorian Lelli. Clifford grew up in, Kennett Square, and attended Kennett High School. After graduating in, 1968, he then went onto, West Chester University, where he left after his junior year. Cliff ...