Tuesday, May 21, 2013
A former organist and choirmaster passes away.
Harriet I. Harmer, or Roxborough, 74 Beloved wife of Ronald; devoted mother of Traci and Kelley J. Harmer (Marybeth), the late Keith (Cathy), and the late Todd Harmer. Loving Meme of Sean, Laine, Morgen, Rory and Ellie. [Legacy/Times Herald] George W. Tobias, of Roxborough, died March 20 Since coming to the Philadelphia area in 1963, Mr. Tobias was organist/choirmaster at Saint Mark's Church in the Frankfort section of Philadelphia and at Christ Church (Episcopal) in Riverton, NJ. He became organist/choirmaster of Saint John's Episcopal Church in Norristown in August of 1979. He was organist and choirmaster at All Saints Wynnewood and Saint Timothy's Roxborough [Legacy/Times Herald] Click here for more obituaries from the greater …
Monday, May 20, 2013
These obituaries come from the Greater Philadelphia Area.
Harriet Harmer, of Roxborough, dies at 74. George Tobias, a former organist at St. Timothy’s in Roxborough, dies on March 20.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
A former local car salesman also passes away this week.
Dorthy Close, of Roxborough, 103 She was a graduate of Roxborough High School, Philadelphia Normal School, West Chester University and attended the University of Pennsylvania...She is survived by several nieces and nephews. [Legacy/Daily Local] Frances A. (Regina) Delloso, of Roxborough, 89 Wife of the late John; mother of Rosemarie Smeltzer (Fred) and Regina Fister; grandmother of Christopher, John Smeltzer and Maria Harris; also survived by 3 great grandchildren [Legacy/Philly.com] Helen S. Gannon, of Roxborough Helen was a retired Registered Nurse from the School District of Phila. and was a very active member of IHM Parish. Wife of the late Francis Gannon, Sr. Devoted Mother of Francis, Robert, Thomas, AnnMarie (the late Tom) Keane and…
Monday, May 13, 2013
These obituaries come from the Greater Philadelphia Area.
Dorothy Close, of Roxborough and West Chester, dies at 103. Frances Delloso, of Roxborough, dies at 89. Helen Gannon, of Roxborough, dies on May 8. James Gildea, of Roxborough, dies at 51, Richard Johnson, of Roxborough, dies at 85. Benjamin Newman, a car salesman from Roxbborough, dies on May 7. Paul Stimmler, of Roxborough and West Chester, dies at 74. These obituaries come from elsewhere in Greater Philadelphia: George Leader, former Governor, dies at 95.
Thursday, May 9, 2013
Two Roxborough High alums pass away this week.
Richard J. Johnson, of Roxborough, 85 He was a 1945 graduate of Roxborough High School where he was very active in their band. He also attended University of Penn Wharton School of Business. In his younger days he played his saxaphone in a Big Band...he is survived by his wife, Mary Lou (Neber) Johnson; a daughter, Linda L. Johnson (Tom Allen) of Carlsbad, CA; three sons, Paul E. Johnson (Karen) of Plymouth Meeting, Gary J. Johnson (Barbara) of Conshohocken, and Craig R. Johnson (Melissa) of Gilbertsville [Legacy/Philly.com] Charles Ludwig, of East Falls and Roxborough, 63 He was a graduate of Roxborough High School...He was a hard worker and worked to take care of his family, which he enjoyed spending time with especially his …
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
These obituaires come from the Greater Philadelphia Area through May 7.
Richard Johnson, of Roxborough, dies at 85. Charles Ludwig, of East Falls and Roxborough, dies at 63.
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
An 89-year-old father of two also passes away.
Antonietta Citro, of Roxborough, 74 Born in Salerno, Italy, she came to America in 1961. She was a restaurateur, owning Restaurante Sorrento in Delaware and La Bella Cucina in Blue Bell, PA. She loved cooking and gardening. She was the wife of Giovanni; mother of Philomena Citro and Amedeo Citro (Tina); grandmother of Michelle Henigan Conicello, Giovanna and Amedeo Citro; sister of Generoso Montefusco, Anna Martuscelli, Carmelina Montesfusco and Anella Cardillo [Legacy/The Reporter] Helen I. (MacDougall) Passio, of Roxborough, 46 Wife of John, daughter of Helen and the late Frank MacDougall, sister of Frank "Mickey" MacDougall and Bettyanne MacDougall, daughter-in-law of Joan and Steve Passio; also survived by brothers-in-law, sisters-in-…
Monday, April 29, 2013
Remembering residents from the Greater Philadelphia area who have died.
Antoinetta Citro, of Roxborough, died at 74. Helen I. Passio, of Roxborough, died at 46. Fred P. Rosselli, of Roxborough, died at 89. Margary Randall, of Mt. Airy, died at 95. William Budd Montague, of Chestnut Hill, died at 81. Theodore Augustus Beadle, of Wynnewood and Ardmore, Radnor High School graduate, died at 82. E. Patricia DeStefano, of Ardmore, died at 80. Mary Lou Donato, of Ardmore, a Haverford High School and Harcum College graduate, died on April 25. Elizabeth Nellymay Hewitt, of Ardmore, died at 94. Jacob Joyce, of Ardmore and Media, who worked in Bryn Mawr, died April 5. Mary Agnes Kane, of Ardmore, died at 82. John Francis McKelvey, of Bryn Mawr, died at 45. Augustus “Gus” Ranieri, Lower Merion School District retiree…
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
A woman born in Manayunk passes away this week.
Sister Adorata Basara, of Manayunk, died April 20 Born in Manayunk, PA, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Mary (Kozak) Basara. Sister Adorata entered the Bernardine Order on February 1, 1947 and was in her 66th year of religious life. Sister earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Records from Mt. Carmel Mercy, Detroit, MI. She served her ministry in Pennsylvania and Virginia as a teacher, medical records, librarian and superior. [Legacy/Reading Eagle]
Monday, April 22, 2013
Remembering residents from the Greater Philadelphia Area who have passed on.
Sister Adorata Basara, of Manayunk, died on April 20. The following obituaries come from around Greater Philadelphia.