Obituaries: Roland H. Wetzel

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Roland H. Wetzel Roland H. Wetzel, age 93, died peacefully at home on July 20, 2016 after a slow decline following surgery. He was born April 29, 1923 in Hartford, Wisconsin, to William Wetzel and Bertha (Uber) Wetzel. He grew up in Hartford and moved to Milwaukee where he graduated from Shorewood High School, where he met his wife of 71 years, Muriel E. Auler. After two years attending the University...

Obituaries: John W. Paisley

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John W. Paisley John W. Paisley, age 36, of Landenberg, PA, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 17, 2016. He was the husband of Melissa Mehlbaum Paisley, with whom he shared 10 years of marriage. Born in Tyler, Texas, he was the son of Rev. Marvin L. Paisley and Marcia Kaufman Paisley.

Obituaries: Kenneth Edgar Wilson, Jr.

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Kenneth Edgar Wilson, Jr. Kenneth Edgar Wilson, Jr., a retired Navy Rear Admiral, died at age 90 on July 7, 2016 at his Kendal Crosslands retirement community in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania. He was the son of Jane Hance Wilson, of Taney Place, Calvert County, Maryland, and Kenneth Edgar Wilson, of Baltimore, Maryland. Ken was born in Philadelphia in 1926, was raised in nearby Narberth, and attended...

Obituaries: W. Thomas Musser

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W. Thomas Musser W. Thomas Musser, Chairman and Founder of The Tri-M Group, LLC and lifelong resident of Chester County, PA, age 81, passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at his home in Kennett Square, PA; after a brave battle with brain cancer. He was the husband of Bonnie Anderson Musser with whom he shared 52 years of marriage. Born in West Chester, PA, he was the son of the late Wilmor G. Musser...

Obituaries: Steve Walton

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Steve Walton, age 55, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016 , at Penn Presbyterian Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. Born in West Chester, PA, he was the son of Eddie and Jackie Warrick Walton.  He was a Superintendent at Norwood Industries in Malvern, PA, retiring after over 25 years of service.

Obituaries: Francesca Bonanno Sculli

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Francesca Bonanno Sculli Francesca Bonanno Sculli, age 90, of Kennett Square, PA and formerly from Yeadon, PA,  passed away on Thursday, June 30, 2016, at Neighborhood Hospice, West Chester, PA.  She was the wife of Vincent D. Sculli, who passed away in 2004, and with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. Born in Manhattan, NY, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin and Angela DiBella Bonanno.

Obituaries: Bobby Ray Harper

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Bobby Ray Harper Bobby Ray Harper, age 52, of Toughkenamon, PA, passed away on Saturday, July 2, 2016, at the Christiana Hospital. Born in West Grove, PA, he was the son of Nell Hodge Harper of Toughkenamon, PA, and the late Junior Ray Harper. Bob was a member of the Men’s Auxiliary, at the Hockessin VFW Post 5892. 

Obituaries: Dorothy Hargrove Wilson

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Dorothy Hargrove Wilson Dorothy Hargrove Wilson, age 91 of Crosslands Community in Kennett Square, PA, died Monday June 20, 2016 at her home. She was the wife of James Burnett Wilson who died in 2011 and with whom she shared 65 years of marriage. Born in Elizabeth, NJ, she was the daughter of the late George C and the late Eleanor (Chew) Hargrove.

Obituaries: Bernard Joseph Dougherty, Jr.

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Bernard Joseph Dougherty, Jr. Bernard Joseph Dougherty, Jr. (Bernie) age 59 of Kennett Square, Pa. passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016 at the Abington Hospital. Born in Upper Darby, Pa. He was the son of the late Bernard Joseph Dougherty, Sr. and Anne Marie Feeney Dougherty. Bernie retired from Kendal and Crosslands in 2009. Before that he was owner of Birch Street Automotive.

Obituaries: Lindsay C. F. Scott,

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Lindsay C. F. Scott,  age 87,  of Unionville, PA, died  on Monday, June 20, 2016, at her residence. She was the wife of Edgar Scott, Jr. with whom she shared 68 years of marriage. Born in Boston, MA, she was the daughter of the late William S. and Lillian Wood Febiger.