Obituaries

Robert Allen Craig, formerly of Chadds Ford

Robert Allen Craig, 90, died early Sunday morning, Nov. 20, at his farmhouse in Thornbury Township, comforted by the loving care of family members and resting near the fields and woodlands he cherished. Robert was a true polymath – a person of many interests who always wanted to learn all there was to know about any subject that caught his attention. He was ...

 
 

Elizabeth C. Brown of Concord Township

Mrs. Elizabeth C. (Davis) Brown, 85, died Thursday, Nov. 17, surrounded by her family. Betty was raised in Philadelphia, Good Shephard Parish, and graduated from West Catholic High School. She spent 37 years in Southwest Philadelphia, St. Barnabas Parish raising her family with her husband Albert before moving to Collegeville to continue 20 years of life enjoying her ...

 

Lark Worth – Updated

Lark Worth's passing on Monday, Nov. 14, has been publicly announced by Founds-Feryo Cremation and Burial Services, LLC in West Chester. A memorial service for Lark Worth will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2022 at 2:00 pm in the Kendal Auditorium at the Kendal Retirement Community, Kennett Square, PA.  Kendal Meeting, Lark's home meeting, will be facilitating the ...

 

Winifred Frazee Gulick of Jenner’s Pond

Winifred Frazee Gulick, 92, of Jenner’s Pond, died peacefully with family members present on Nov. 12. She was born to Elwood and Mildred Frazee on April 3, 1930, in Orange, New Jersey, and raised in Wyckoff, New Jersey. Win was a graduate of Keuka College class of 1951. She met her husband, W. Lawrence “Lawry” Gulick, a student at Hamilton College, on a blind date. ...

 

Doris Isaac Grumbach of Kennett Square

Doris Isaac Grumbach was a novelist, author of six memoirs, and literary critic. Born to Leonard Isaac and Helen (Oppenheimer) Isaac on July 12, 1918, she died on Nov. 4, at the age of 104, at Kendal-Crosslands in Kennett Square, PA. She is survived by three daughters, Barbara Wheeler, Elizabeth Cale, and Kathryn Grumbach; three grandchildren, Isaac Wheeler, Maya ...

 

Francis J. Clemens of Chadds Ford

Francis J. Clemens, of Chadds Ford, died Monday, Nov.  7, at the age of 71. He was born in Darby, to the late Rudolph & Anna Clemens. He is survived by his beloved daughter Lisa (Dusty) McKeown; grandchildren Brianna, Francis, Megan; siblings Ray Clemens (Lona), Bertha Ciarmello (Louis Jr), Paul Clemens (Kathy); fiancé Missy Connors, as well as, many loved ...

 

Barbara DesJardins

 

Marie H. Spencer of West Grove

Marie H. Spencer, 97, of West Grove, died peacefully on Monday, Oct. 31. She was the wife of Bryan Spencer who died in 2000, and with whom she shared 55 years of marriage. She was the daughter of the late Mary Kelly and Irving Chambers and was born on May 17, 1925; Marie grew up in Hockessin. Marie is survived by one daughter, Judy Hoopes and her husband Richard of ...

 

Perry Roger Mahaffy Jr., of Pennsbury Township

Perry Roger Mahaffy Jr., of Pennsbury Township, died Friday, Oct. 28, at Keystone Villa at Ephrata. He was born Aug. 28, 1938, in Warren. Perry will be remembered as a storyteller, a person of faith in a great God, an avid sportsman, and a genuine caregiver to all whom he encountered. In 1962, Perry married Veronica Lois Holmer at Epworth United Methodist Church in ...

 

Agnes Marie Sheehan of Kennett Square

Agnes Marie Sheehan, 92, of Kennett Square, formerly of Drexel Hill, died Tuesday, Oct. 25, at Friend's Home in Kennett Square. Born in Philadelphia, she was a daughter of the late Timothy Sheehan and the late Mary Ann (Hannon) Sheehan. Agnes enjoyed drawing and coloring as a hobby. She enjoyed gardening, cooking, and word puzzles.  During her career, she worked as ...

 

Judy W. Murtagh, formerly of West Chester

Judy W. Murtagh, 82, of Kennedyville, Md., formerly of West Chester, died on Monday, Oct. 24, , with her family by her side. She was the wife of C. David Murtagh. Born on the winter solstice, Dec. 21, 1939, in West Chester, she was the oldest daughter of the late Austin & Emma Moore. Judy grew up in West Chester, graduating from Henderson High School and went on ...