Obituries: Katharine M. ‘Kate’ Kendig

Katharine M. “Kate” Kendig Katharine M. “Kate” Kendig, age 91 of Glen Mills, passed away on Friday, October 14, 2016 at her home at Maris Grove.  She was the devoted and loving wife of Nathan Kendig with whom she shared a wonderful 61 years of marriage before his passing on June 13, 2014.

Obituaries: Joseph F Borneman

Joseph F Borneman, 77, of Deltona, Florida died on Thursday October 6, 2016.  He was born on November 6,1938 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to John A.  and Madeline (Henhoeffer) Borneman and was one of nine children. Joseph graduated from St. James High School in 1956 and was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. 

Obituaries: Edward Culbertson, Jr.

Edward Culbertson, Jr. Edward Culbertson, Jr. age 84 of Avondale, PA, died Friday October 7, 2016 at his home. He was the husband of Esther Murray Culbertson, with whom he shared 59 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Edward and the late Agnes (Quinn) Culbertson Sr. 

Obituaries: Arthur Francis Burk

Arthur Francis Burk Arthur Francis Burk, 76, died Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at the Brackenville Center after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He leaves his cherished wife of 25 years, Gail (Abby) Burk; his seven children Matthew, Andrew (Anne Marie), Joanne (David), Richard (Jamie), Andrew, James (Heather) and Annemarie and his eight grandchildren Sean, Jacob, Megan, Garrett, Colin, Brendan,...

Obituaries: Patricia Ransom Smith

Patricia Ransom Smith Patricia Ransom Smith, age 88, of Kennett Square, PA, died Wednesday October 5, 2016 at the Crosslands Retirement Community in Kennett Square.   She was the wife of the late Frederick R. Smith Jr. who died in 2013 and with whom she shared 64 years of marriage. Born in Jersey City, NJ, she was the daughter of the late William and the late Evelyn (O’Connor) Ransom.

Obituaries: Nancy Watson

Nancy Watson Nancy Watson, age 69, of Millsboro, DE passed away on October 4, 2016 at the Delaware Hospice Center. She was the wife of Robert S. Watson, with whom she celebrated 50 years of marriage with this past August. Born in West Chester, PA, she is the daughter of the late Russell Howell and Thelma Howell.

Obituaries: Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins

Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins Kathryn (Katiey) Mary Carroll Hipkins, age 38, of West Grove, PA, died Saturday October 1, 2016 after a brave battle with cancer.  She was the wife of Douglas A. Hipkins Jr. with whom she share 11 years of marriage. Born in Drexel Hill, PA, she was the daughter of Raymond Carroll of Casselberry, FL and the late Mary (Hackett) Carroll.  

Obituaries: Kenneth E. Barber

Kenneth E. Barber Kenneth E. Barber, age 80, of New Holland, Pennsylvania, formerly of Kennett Square, Pa, passed away peacefully on September 27th, 2016, at his home with his wife Janice by his side and surrounded by his loving family.  Born in West Chester Pa, he was the son of the late Ruth and Roland Barber.

Obituary: Armenta R. Carter

Armenta R. Carter Armenta R. Carter, age 80, of West Grove, PA, formerly of Darby, PA, passed away on Thursday, September 22, 2016, at the Jennersville Regional Hospital. Born in Darby, PA, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Ruth Mayo Carter. She was a tax preparer, and a former Councilwoman for the Borough of Darby, PA. Mrs. Carter was a member of the First Baptist Church of Darby, PA,...

Obituaries: Clara ‘Clare’ Hosmer Victorius

Clara “Clare” Hosmer Victorius Clara “Clare” Hosmer Victorius, age 95, passed away on Sunday, August 14, 2016, at the Chester County Hospital.  She was married to the late Claus Victorius. They resided in Rose Tree, near Media, Pennsylvania until moving to Crosslands, Kennett Square, PA in 1994. Born January 19, 1921 in South Hadley, Massachusetts to Herbert Eugene Hosmer and Elin Westfors...