Andrew John Vannoy of West Chester

Andrew John Vannoy, 39, of West Chester, died on Monday, Jan. 1, at his home. He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Bernard Vannoy Sr. and Dorothy (Hilton) Vannoy; and his maternal grandparents, Lonnie Hughes and Mary (Willen) Hughes. He is survived by his parents, Parke C. Vannoy and Teresa (Hughes) South; one sister, Debra Sadler; two brothers, Brian L. South and Eric…

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Phillip Patrone of West Chester

Phillip Patrone, 88, of West Chester, died Sunday, Jan. 7, at Merrill Gardens in West Chester.  Born in Marcus Hook, he was the son of Antonio and Rose (Fecondo) Patrone. Phil is survived by the love of his life, Rosemarie (Cleary) Patrone, with whom he shared 64 years of marriage. In addition to Rosemarie, he is survived by his son, Michael Patrone, Michael’s wife, Jun…

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Shirley Porter VanSant of West Grove

Shirley Porter VanSant, 89, of West Grove, died peacefully and surrounded by her loving family on Jan. 3. Born to parents Warren and Ethel Porter on Sept. 18, 1934, Shirley Ann was the oldest of six children. A West Grove native and a graduate of Avon Grove High School, she had several jobs throughout her life including bank teller, secretary at Suburban Propane, and later…

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Adopt-a-Pet Jan. 8

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Elsa Meet darling Elsa. This sweet and social 2-year-young gal is looking to settle down into a furever home of her very own. Elsa is a curious young girl who loves a good scratch behind the ears. Also, this pretty kitty has a very unique look to her with…

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