Obituaries: Mary M Scott

Mary M Scott Mary M Scott, age 96, of Kennett Square, PA,  passed  away on Sunday June 12, 2016, at Linden Hall Nursing home in Kennett Square PA.  She was the wife of W. Robert Scott, her college sweetheart, who she married in 1945,and with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. He passed away in 2003. She was born March 28, 1920 to the late  Nicholas and Mary Madden, in Philadelphia PA, where...

Obituaries: Dr. Lesley Geraldine King

Lesley Geraldine King, MVB, originally from Dublin, Ireland, and a resident of Coatesville, PA, died May 14, 2016, at the age of 51, after a long illness. Dr. King, Professor of Critical Care, was a founder and pillar of critical care at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet) and beyond. She was instrumental in the development of the veterinary intensive care specialty,...

Obituaries: Floyd Ernest Coleman

Floyd Ernest Coleman, community leader and mentor has died at age 59. Ernie was a Lifetime member of the National Black MBA Association, (NBMBAA), Philadelphia Chapter; Past President of Families Together of Downingtown; a Board Member of the Young Men and Women in Charge Foundation, Inc., (YMWIC); a Board Member of the Cheyney University Alumni Association; Past Treasurer of the Downingtown West...

Obituaries: Rudisill ‘Rudy’ Alston Sr.

Rudisill “Rudy” Alston Sr.,  age 80, of Coatesville, PA, passed away on Saturday, May 14, 2016, at the Brandywine Hospital. He was the husband of Dorlene Brown Alston, with whom he shared 10 years of marriage. Born in Coatesville, PA, he was the son of the late David K. Alston, Sr. and Ida Belle Eggleston Alston.

Obituaries: Blanche Miller Kilby

On Saturday, May 7, 2016, Blanche Miller Kilby died of complications from Alzheimer’s. She died in her home with family around her. She was born in West Chester, PA on March 26, 1929.

Obituaries: Leo M. Moore

Leo M. Moore Leo M. Moore, 79 passed away May 2nd, 2016 at First Health Hospice House, in Pinehurst North Carolina. He was born on November 17, 1936 in Mortonville Pennsylvania to Robert Eugene Moore Sr. and Edythe Moore. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Roger, Carl and Bob.

Obituaries: Virginia Barto

Services will be held Saturday for Virginia Barto, 66, of Columbia. She was a former resident of the Coatesville area and a long-time teacher in the Coatesville Area School District. During a short service, her ashes will be buried next to her first husband (Elmer Berkieheiser) in the Fairview Cemetery 786 Oak St, Coatesville Pa. on Saturday, April 23 at 11:00, family and guests are invited to attend.

Obituaries: Darrell I. Waters

Darrell I. Waters Darrell I. Waters, 50, of Coatesville, PA was called home to be with his Lord and Savior on Friday April 1, 2016 at The Chester County Hospital. Born on March 5, 1966, in Lancaster, PA, Darrell was the son of the late Romaine May “Rainy” Waters and late maternal grandparents George “Pete” and Grace (Waters) Milburn. He was also preceded in death by infant siblings. He is survived...

Obituary: John E. Davidson

JOHN E. DAVIDSON,  age 90, of London Grove Village, passed away on Monday, March 28, 2016, at his residence.  He was the husband of Mildred Ross Davidson, who passed away in 2004, and with whom he shared 61 years of marriage. Born in Unionville, PA, he was the son of the late James and Beulah Nunemaker Davidson.

Obit: Landis Kent ‘Kenny’ Eshleman

Landis Kent ‘Kenny’ Eshleman Landis Kent “Kenny” Eshleman, 74, of Ephrata, PA, passed away on January 30, 2016 at his home in Ephrata. Kenny was born in Lancaster, PA, to the late Landis H. Eshleman and the late Florence (Simmons) Kreitz, on January 26, 1942. Kenny was a graduate of S. Horace Scott Senior High School in Coatesville, PA. During his years there he was an avid member of...