Archive for June 1st, 2015

Sandra J. Riden of Kennett Square

Sandra J. Riden, 77, of Kennett Square, died Friday May 29, at the Hospital of The University Of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia. She was the wife of Jack Riden with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. Born in Lewistown, she was a daughter of the late Robert and the late Mary Jane (Kilmer) Yocum. Sandra and Jack lived for over 20 years in Camp Hill before moving to ...

 
 

Relay for Life will raise funds to fight cancer

Get ready, get set: The Kennett-Unionville Relay for Life will start at 6 p.m., Friday evening, June 5, at the Unionville High School track. This event is targeted to raise over $45,000 for the American Cancer Society to support groundbreaking research and patient needs. So far over 250 people on 29 teams are signed up, and have raised over $30,000, a Relay for Life ...

 

Stately bricks, blooms on tour to benefit library

A historic house with stunning, museum-quality art collections and furniture in every room and a farm with a jewelry-making studio housed in a repurposed horse barn are among the attractions of the 2015 Home & Garden Day Tour. A benefit for the Kennett Public Library, this year’s tour will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, June 6. It will explore the ...

 

John Kalbach Aman of Chadds Ford

John Kalbach Aman, 80, of Chadds Ford, died Thursday, May 28, at Brandywine Hall in West Chester. He was the husband of Catherine Bachman Aman, with whom he shared 26 years of marriage. Born in Bryn Mawr, he was the son of the late George M. Aman Jr. and Emily Kalbach Aman. John was a product manager at the DuPont Company, Wilmington, retiring in 1993, after 37 years ...

 

William “Bub” “Gene” Borror Jr., formerly of Kennett Square

William "Bub" "Gene" Borror Jr., 65 of Perryville, Md., formerly of Kennett Square, died suddenly Wednesday, May 27, at the Harford Memorial Hospital in Havre De Grace, Md. He was the husband of JoAnn Palmatary Borror with whom he shared 45 years of marriage. Born in Darby, he was the son of the late William E. and the late Mildred G. (McCombie) Borror Sr. He was ...