Obituaries

Joseph Francis Houghton of Kennett Square

Mr. Joseph Francis Houghton, 57, of Kennett Square, died Wednesday, Sept. 22, at his residence. He was the husband for more than 14 years of Angela “Angie” Dawn (Ehrhart) Houghton and the loving father of Stella Grace Houghton. Born on Aug. 5, 1964, in Philadelphia, he was the son of Francis Joseph and Barbara Ann (Downs) Houghton. Mr. Houghton was a graduate of ...

 
 

Harry Angelo Alexander of Chadds Ford

Harry Angelo Alexander, 75, died peacefully Thursday, Sep. 16, surrounded by his loving family at his home in Chadds Ford. Harry was born in Chester and graduated from Chester High School in 1963. He moved to Chester County and has lived in Chadds Ford since 1970. He was self-employed and owner/operator of Alexander Auto Sales in Upland for more than 50 years. Harry ...

 

Steven Douglas May of West Grove

Steven Douglas May, 56, of West Grove,  also warmly known as “Steve”, died Monday, Sept. 13. He was born in the town of Elkton, located in Todd County Kentucky on Jan. 5, 1965. Steven spent the first 21 years of his life in Owensboro and Utica, Ky., where he met his soul mate and eventual lifelong wife, Deanie L. Crowson. Steven and Deanie moved to Philadelphia and ...

 

Dr. Robert E. Berry of Roanoke, Va.

Dr. Robert E. Berry, 91, of Roanoke, Va. died in the arms and hearts of his children on Friday, Aug. 20, at Brandywine Assisted Living in Kennett Square. He was the husband of the late Margaret Valentine Berry, with whom he shared 66 years of marriage. Born in Columbia, S.C. he was the son of the late Russell Harmon Berry and the late Miriam Wales Berry. Known as ...

 

Theodore Neal Brown of Kennett Square

Theodore Neal Brown, 85, of Kennett Square, died Wednesday, Sept. 15, at Brandywine Living at Longwood in Kennett Square.  He was the husband of Rose Marie (Daidone) Brown, with whom he shared 43 years of marriage. Born in York, he was the son of the late Arthur Brown and the late Mabel Love Brown. Ted was a proud graduate from the University of Pennsylvania with a ...

 

Doris W. Passante

Doris W. Passante, 86, died at Crosslands Firbank Health Center near Kennett Square, on Monday, Sept. 13. Doris was born in North Carolina to the late Floyd and Juanita Welch. She had many fond memories of her early years in a closely-knit mountain community with her parents, grandparents, and many beloved aunts, uncles, and cousins. Her family moved to southern ...

 

Grace I. Moore of Unionville

Grace I. Moore, 83, of Unionville, died Friday, Sept. 3. She was the wife of Leo Conlon who died in 2012. Her first husband Lemuel Moore, with whom she shared 33 years of marriage, died in 1989. Born in Swarthmore, she was the daughter of the late Sidney Smith and the late Gertrude Thomas Smith. Grace raised, showed, and judged Doberman pinchers for more than 62 ...

 

Robert A. Schottin of West Grove

Robert A. Schottin, 91, of West Grove, died Friday, Sept. 3, at his residence. He was the husband of Catherine Gillogly Schottin, who died in 2016 and with whom he shared 67 years of marriage. Born in Buffalo, N.Y., he was the son of the late Frank C. Schottin and Audrey Addison Schottin. He was a truck owner/operator working for M&G Convoy, Newark, retiring in ...

 

Richard V. Camp of Chadds Ford

Richard V. Camp, 90, of Chadds Ford, died peacefully on Thursday, Aug. 26, with his family by his side. He is survived by his beloved wife of 64 years, Barbara (Smith) Camp. Born in Philadelphia, he was the son of the late Willis and Rosalie Camp and brother to the late Ruth Hallas. He was the loving father of Dean (Diane Gallo) and Dana (Jeff Davis), as well as the ...

 

Mary Eleanor  D’Addario Zunino of Avondale

Mary Eleanor  D’Addario Zunino, 98, of Avondale, died Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2021, at her home, surrounded by her family. She was a member of St. Gabriel of the Sorrowful Mother Catholic Church in Avondale, for many years. She was the wife of the late Angelo J. Zunino who died in 2009 and with whom she shared 61 years of marriage. Born in West Goshen, she was a ...

 

Robert E. Berry of Roanoke, Va

Dr. Robert E. Berry, 91, of Roanoke, Va., died in the arms and hearts of his children on Aug. 20, at Brandywine Assisted Living in Kennett Square. He was the husband of the late Margaret Valentine Berry, with whom he shared 66 years of marriage. Born in Columbia, S.C., he was son of the late Russell Harmon Berry and the late Miriam Wales Berry. Dr. Berry, Bob to ...