Obituaries

William J. Reinert of Chadds Ford

William J Reinert, 74 of Chadds Ford, PA and formerly of Mantoloking, NJ, passed away on September 9, 2019. He was a graduate of the Sanford School and St. Joseph’s University in Philadelphia. He played varsity basketball while briefly attending the University of Delaware. Bill began his career as an assistant on the corporate bond trading desk at Stone & Webster ...

 
 

Everardo Duran-Trigueros of Landenberg

Everardo Duran-Trigueros, 60, of Landenberg, died Sunday, Sept. 8, at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital. He was the husband of Graciela Arevalo-Nunez, with whom he shared 38 years of marriage. Born in Yuriria, GTO, Mexico, he was the son of the late Magdaleno Duran and the late Guadalupe Trigueros. He was a member of St. Rocco Catholic Church. Everardo enjoyed ...

 

Yolanda D’Amico Fidanza of Avondale

Yolanda D'Amico Fidanza, 90, of Avondale, died Thursday, Sept. 12, at Jenner's Pond, West Grove. She was the wife of the late Alexander "Sunday" Fidanza who died in 1980 with whom she shared 30 years of marriage. Born in Prescott, Pa. she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Angela Carulli D'Amico. She retired from Hercules in 1994, and was tax collector for New ...

 

Janet Marian Smith, formerly of Chadds Ford

Janet Marian Smith, 75, of West Chester, formerly of Chadds Ford, died peacefully at home on September 10 after a lengthy illness. Born in 1943, she was raised in Chadds Ford, the daughter of the late Wilbur Horrocks and Marian (Lynch) Horrocks.  She was a 1961 graduate of Penncrest High School in Media. She was a homemaker until becoming employed at the Chadds Ford ...

 

Larry Raymond Fitzcharles, formerly Unionville

It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our wonderful brother, Larry Raymond Fitzcharles. He will forever be remembered as a kind, intelligent, hardworking educator and family man. The son of the late Carl V. and Helen C. Fitzcharles, he is survived by his son Zachary and wife Lyndsay Fitzcharles, as well as his five siblings and spouses – Donna & ...

 

Martin Ortiz of Kennett Square

Martin Ortiz, 52, of Kennett Square, died unexpected on Thursday, Sept. 5, at the Reading Hospital.  He was the husband of Norma Ortiz, with whom he shared his life with for over 32 years. Born in Pachuquilla, Estado de Mexico, he was the son of the late Margarito Ortiz and the late Brigida Castaneda. Martin was one of the most respected and self-made successful ...

 

Hannah Lee Bove, formerly of Chadds Ford

Hannah Lee Bove, 26, of Daytona Beach, Fla., formerly of Chadds Ford,  died on July 21, in Daytona Beach. Hannah was a sweet and loving person. She was a highly creative photographer and had countless friends. Everyone loved Hannah. She was filled with energy, style and hipness (Bizzle). Hannah was a graduate of the Tatnall School and attended Coastal Carolina ...

 

Frederic W. Booth of Chadds Ford

Frederic W. Booth, 81, died Sunday, July 14, in his beloved wife's arms. Frederic was born in Wellesley Hills, Mass. on June 13, 1938, the son of Vincent Ravi Booth and Anne S. (Chapman) Booth. Fred lived in Chadds Ford since 2011 and previously 18 years in Niskayuna. Fred served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was honorably discharged. He was a graduate ...

 

Marilyn H. Benson of Chatham

Marilyn H. Benson, 86, of Chatham, died at Kendal at Longwood Community in Kennett Square. She was predeceased by her husband Kenneth whom she greatly missed after 51 years of  marriage. Born in Phoenixville, she was the daughter of the late John Lynford Huzzard and the late Mary Stauffer Huzzard. Marilyn graduated from Friends Select High School in Philadelphia, in ...

 

Donnan Martin of Kennettn Square

Donnan Martin, 86, died in his home in Kennett Square, on July 30. Donnan was born in Jacksonville, Fla. and was a graduate of Andover Academy, Georgia Institute of Technology, and the University of Delaware. Donnan led a full and interesting life. He was a lieutenant junior grade in the Navy, worked for the duPont Company for more  than 30 years, and ran a ...

 

Richard G. Lloyd Sr. of Chatham

Richard G. Lloyd Sr., 92, of Chatham, died Friday, July 26, at his residence. He was the husband of Patsy Mattson Lloyd, with who he shared 70 years of marriage. Born in Chatham, he was the son of the late Fred Lloyd and the late Anna Graham Lloyd. Mr. Lloyd was a farmer all of his life. He was a member of the Chatham United Methodist Church, and was a member of ...