Obituaries

Theresia Uhl

Theresia Uhl, 94, died Saturday, Nov. 27. She is preceded in death by her husband of 64 years, Thomas Robert who died in May 2017, and her daughter Roberta who died in December 2004. Theresia was born in Langenhaslach, Germany, and met her future husband while he served in the US Army Military Police in Munich during the post-war years. After they married in ...

 
 

Dean Richard Dungan of Lincoln University

Dean Richard Dungan, 77, of Lincoln University, died Tuesday, Nov. 16. He was the beloved and devoted husband of Barbara Ann Dungan (nee Rose) with whom he shared 50 years of marriage. Born in Denver, Colo., he was the son of the late Dean Aubrey Dungan and the late Mary Dungan. After retiring from New Castle County Airport, New Castle, Del. as an air traffic ...

 

John (Jack) O’Driscoll, formerly of Glen Mills

John (Jack) O'Driscoll, 85, of Willistown, died peacefully on Friday, Nov. 26 at Arbor Terrace. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 57 years, Helen, and parents John and Genevieve Fenningham O'Driscoll. He is survived by daughters Carol Ann (Steve) Zarrilli, Patty (Joe) Buggy and Jennifer (Tony) Polcini, siblings Kathleen Ellis O'Driscoll, James O'Driscoll, and ...

 

Warner Jackson Hamilton Jr. of Kennett Square

Warner Jackson Hamilton Jr. — also known as Jack or Jackie — 61, of Kennett Square, died peacefully at Chester County Hospital due to complications from COVID 19 on Tuesday, Nov. 23. After 19 days of fighting, he lost the battle. He was the loving husband to Maria Louise Dibartolomeo Hamilton, with whom he shared over 36 years of marriage and were together almost 39 ...

 

Melissa Combs Michael of West Grove

Melissa Combs Michael, 85, of West Grove, died Monday, Nov. 22, at Bay Health/Kent General in Dover. She was the wife of Wilson Hamilton Michael, who died in 2010, an  with whom she shared 56 years of marriage. Born in Mountain City, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Manuel Combs and the late Maclora Parsons Combs. She worked in the Housekeeping ...

 

Howard I. Sheehan Jr. of Cochranville

Howard I. Sheehan Jr., 84, of Cochranville, died Monday, Nov. 22, at his residence.  He is survived by his wife of over 45 years Princessita (Dancel) Sheehan. Born on Nov. 10, 1937, in West Chester, he was the son of the late Howard Sheehan Sr. and Elsie (Snyder) Sheehan. Mr. Sheehan served his country in the United States Army. He was a member of Our Lady of ...

 

Charles Francis Quinn II, formerly of Pennsbury Township

Charles Francis Quinn II, age 88, passed away on Wednesday, November 10, 2021, in Middletown, DE from an inoperable brain tumor. Charles was the son of the late Charles Francis Quinn and Veronica Davis Quinn of Philadelphia, PA and Ventnor, NJ. He was born in 1933 and grew up in the Logan area of Philadelphia and the beaches of Ventnor, NJ. Charles attended Holy ...

 

Susan Cassell Heavens of West Chester

Susan Cassell Heavens, 65, of West Chester, died Tuesday, Nov. 9, at Rosemont Center in Bryn Mawr.  Above all else, Susan was two things: a mother and a teacher. Her deep love and devotion for both were rooted in her soul and life’s mission. Susan was born and raised in Aston, to parents Frank and Betty Cassell, who were forever the guiding forces in her life, ...

 

Charmaine E. Dorsey of Chadds Ford

Beloved mother and grandmother Charmaine E. Dorsey, 80, died peacefully on Sunday, Oct. 31, at her home surrounded by her loving family. Charmaine was a resident of Delaware County for 15 nonconsecutive years. Charmaine was born on June 23, 1941, in Philadelphia, to Oliver O. Johnson and Dorothy Mae Morton Johnson. She was the eldest of five girls. She married George ...

 

Nicholas W. Giusti of West Grove

Mr. Nicholas W. Giusti of West Grove, 85, of West Grove, died Friday, Nov. 5, at Ware Presbyterian Village. He is survived by his wife Bernadette M. (Nicholson) Giusti.  Born on May 18, 1936, he was the son of the late Francis and Mary (Passivo) Giusti. Mr. Giusti was a graduate of John Bartram High School, Philadelphia.  He worked a number of jobs always working ...

 

Philip R. Fling, formerly of Kennett Township

Philip R. Fling, 87, of Honey Brook, formerly of Kennett Township, died Saturday, Oct. 30. He was the widower of Elizabeth (Sandy) A. Nordheim who died Dec. 24, 1976, and Elaine R. Kellogg (Daly) who died May 18, 2016. Phil was born at home in the village of Wawaset, Pocopson Township, on Aug. 11, 1934, to Edwin D. Fling and Verda D. McAllister. He attended ...