Jane Hangen Minoff

Death Notices July 2, 2014 0 Comments

Jane Hangen Minoff, 62, of Lansdale, passed away on Friday, June 20, 2014 in Einstein Medical Center (Montgomery) after a brief illness. She was the beloved wife of Richard T. Minoff for 36 years, and totally devoted and loving mother to her son, Gregory A. Minoff and daughter-in-law Bonnie M. and as Oma to her […]
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B. Gould Donahue, marketing and sales executive

Obituaries June 25, 2014 0 Comments

Benjamin Gould Donahue, formerly of Wyndmoor, a retired marketing and sales executive, died June 14 of pneumonia at Chestnut Hill Hospital. He had been living at Springfield Residence. Mr. Donahue has spent most of his professional life in marketing, sales, advertising and market research at Burlington Industries and H.K. Porter and, more recently, at Shihadeh […]
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Richard A. Baker, physician

Obituaries June 25, 2014 0 Comments

Richard A. Baker, 84, of Mt. Airy, a physician and a retired professor at Jefferson Medical College and Hahnemann University, died June 11 of lung cancer at Chestnut Hill Hospital. Dr. Baker, a specialist in obstetrics and gynecology, had helped direct those departments at Jefferson and Hahnemann. At Hahnemann, he was presented with the Teacher […]
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Paul Lewis, counselor

Obituaries June 25, 2014 0 Comments

Paul Lewis, 86, of Wyndmoor, a counselor at Community College of Philadelphia for 36 years, died June 5 of complications from dementia at Gwynedd Square Nursing Center. Mr. Lewis, who retired from Community College in 2004, had been head of the counseling department for part of his tenure and was involved in college placement, assisting […]
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Margaret Stewart Dougherty

Death Notices June 25, 2014 0 Comments

Margaret Stewart Dougherty died on June 5 of natural causes. She was 97 years old. Born in Chestnut Hill to Henry B. and Margaret Magee Stewart, Margaret attended Ravenhill Academy and later studied under Maria Montessori in London. She returned to Chestnut Hill and married Norbert Dougherty, a Penn grad from Philadelphia. They raised five […]
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Barbara Wiltbank Allen

Death Notices June 18, 2014 0 Comments

Barbara Wiltbank Allen passed away peacefully on May 25, 2014 in Wilsonville, OR. Barbara was born on April 26, 1924 in Philadelphia, PA, to George Earl and Eleanor (Louise) Stone Wiltbank. Barbara graduated from Germantown Friends School in 1942, and Wellesley College in 1946. She was married to Charles Maxwell Allen on May 27, 1947 […]
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Charlotte Gillies Madeira

Death Notices June 18, 2014 0 Comments

Charlotte Gillies Madeira, our hero, our leader, our inspiration, our rock of Gibraltar, our mother, our friend, died at sunrise, November 18th, 2013, surrounded by faith and love, on Mount Desert Island, ME. Charlotte was born October 2nd, 1925 in Chestnut Hill, PA. She attended Chestnut Hill College of Nursing and was a Registered Nurse […]
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George T. Carr II, architect

Obituaries June 18, 2014 0 Comments

George Tompkins Carr II, 61, an architect, died June 14 after a long illness at his home in Chestnut Hill. Mr. Carr had worked at the firm of Jacob/Wyper Architects in Philadelphia until 1999. Earlier he had worked for what was then Dagit-Saylor Architects. Born in Charlottesville, Va., he received a bachelor’s degree in Latin […]
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Daniel Barton Jr., executive

Obituaries June 18, 2014 0 Comments

Daniel Barton Jr., 90, formerly of Wyndmoor, an executive in the structural clay products industry, died June 12 of complications of Parkinson’s disease at Southampton Estates. He had been a resident of Gwynedd Estates for the past eight years. Mr. Barton retired in 1996 as president of O.W. Ketchum Inc., manufacturers of architectural terra cotta […]
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Maura W. Lynch, artist and business owner

Obituaries June 11, 2014 0 Comments

Maura William “Whim” Lynch, 69, of Wyndmoor, an artist who was the owner of two shops in Chestnut Hill, died June 5 at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Mrs. Lynch had operated Nina’s Needlepoint, at 8409 Germantown Ave., from 1971-1976, and Business Unusual from 1972-1982. She also was the co-founder and executive director […]
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