Obituary: William Brinton Parker, Jr.

William Brinton Parker, Jr. William Brinton Parker, Jr. of Kennent Square passed away peacefully on February 26.  Mr. Parker is survived by his wife Barbara “Bobbie” Collins.  He was 89.  Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late William Brinton Parker, Sr. and Naomi Cecelia Lodge. Mr. Parker graduated from Westtown School in West Chester, PA and received a degree as an Electronic...

Obituaries: Thomas Anderson

Thomas Anderson age 82 of Coatesville, Pa, passed away Sunday January 20, 2019. He was born April 25, 1936 in New Salem, Pa. Son of the late Clyde and Beryl (Uphold) Anderson. In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his brothers Lloyd and Bobby Anderson. Surviving are his sisters Janet Maxwell and sister-in-law Judy Anderson, nieces and nephews Susan (Mitchell) Rothenberg, Bob (Renee)...

Obituaries: Elaine F. O’Gara

Elaine F. O’Gara, 90, of Middletown, NJ, died on November 26, 2018 at Riverview Medical Center. She was born in Pennsylvania and resided in Middletown for 62 years. Mrs. O’Gara was a teacher and science specialist in Middletown schools for 25 years, retiring in 1990. She was a 1950 graduate of Susquehanna University and received a Master’s of Education from Kean University. She was...

Obituaries: John H. Cameron, Jr

John H. Cameron, Jr John H. Cameron, Jr, age 55, of Kennett Square, PA died suddenly at home Sunday, October 28, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Karen Kayatta Cameron with whom he shared 20 years of marriage. He was the loving son of Marilyn “Bunny” Murphy Cameron of Oxford, PA and John H. Cameron, Sr. and his wife, Glenda, of Palm City, FL.

Obituaries: Kendall Taylor

Kendall Taylor Services will be held Friday, Nov. 16, 2018 for Kendall Taylor, a long-time resident of the Coatesville, Thorndale, & Downingtown area, who passed away on Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018. A loving memory service will be held at the Richard C. Johnson, Jr. Funeral Home, 800 Main Street, Norristown, PA, 19401. A viewing will be held from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., with the service beginning at 11 a.m.

Obituary: Edith “Edie” L. Norton

Edith “Edie” L. Norton, 69, of Cochranville, passed away on Friday, November 2nd at Brandywine Hospital. Born in Chester County Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Evelyn C. (Mayo) and Rodney Norton. Edie was a 1967 graduate of Unionville High School, and she graduated from Lincoln University with a degree in psychology. Edie worked as a caregiver and was the special caretaker...

Obituaries: Josephine Lipka Allen

Josephine Lipka Allen, 94, of Florida and formerly of Coatesville, Pennsylvania, died on Saturday, September 29, 2018, at home with her loving son, Fred Lipka, by her side until her death. Josephine was a homemaker and member of Our Lady of The Holy Rosary Church during her residence in Coatesville.

Obituaries: Dr. Martin Gregor Andersen

Dr. Martin Gregor Andersen Dr. Martin Gregor Andersen, age 95, Captain (Medical Corps) United States Navy (Retired), passed away at Woodstown Friends Village early Sunday morning, September 9, 2018. Martin graduated from the United States Merchant Marine Academy (Kings Point, NY) with a B.S. in Marine Engineering; Wagner College (Staten Island, NY) with a B.S.; New York Medical College with a M.D.;...

Obituaries: Connie Amway Rice

Connie Amway Rice April 16, 1965 – March 10, 2018 Connie Amway Rice The light that burns twice as bright, only burns half as long  (after Lao Tsu). Connie’s light shined very bright. Connie Rice – mother, grandmother, friend, wife and soulmate, passed away early in the morning on March 10, 2018 at John Sealy Hospital Trauma Center in Galveston from injuries suffered in a tragic, unexpected,...

Obituaries: Maude Louise Gay

Maude Louise Gay Maude Louise Gay passed away peacefully in her sleep January 20, 2018.  Maude was born March 27, 1921 in Coatesville, Pennsylvania. A wonderful, loving wife, mother and grandmother who devoted her life to her family. She was preceded in death by her parents,   Barton and Angeline McDonald, husband George W. Gay, son Jim Gay and grandson Jimmy Gay.