Patricia P. B. Wells, editor and community volunteer

Obituaries June 4, 2014 0 Comments

Patricia Paul Brown Wells, 91, of Chestnut Hill, an editor and community volunteer, died April 30 of Alzheimer’s disease at Chandler Hall Hospice Center in Newtown. A copy editor, manuscript reader and proofreader, Mrs. Wells had developed a specialty in compiling indexes. She had worked for J.B. Lippincott & Co. and The Saturday Evening Post […]
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James F. Sutor

Death Notices June 4, 2014 0 Comments

James F. Sutor, age 90 of Gladwynne, formerly of Lafayette Hill died Sunday (6/1) at his residence at Waverly Heights in Gladwynne. He was a Retired Vice President and Secretary for the Board of Provident Mutual Life Insurance Co. Phila. Pa. Mr. Sutor was born in Phila., PA, the son of the late Dr. Frederick […]
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David H. Kinley Jr.

Death Notices June 4, 2014 0 Comments

David H. Kinley Jr., age 91 of Worcester formerly of Blue Bell and Roxborough, died Wednesday (5/28) at the Meadowood Retirement Community in Worcester,Pa. He was a Attorney and retired Judge. Mr. Kinley Jr. was born in Phila., PA, the son of the late David and the late Florence Hill Kinley Sr. Husband of the […]
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Dante Mattioni, trial lawyer

Obituaries May 29, 2014 0 Comments

Dante Mattioni, 83, of Chestnut Hill, a trial lawyer who operated his own firm in Philadelphia for 45 years, died May 5 of complications from congestive heart failure at the Hospice of Philadelphia-Falls center. Mr. Mattioni founded his firm, Mattioni Ltd., in 1963, specializing in admiralty and maritime law based on his own experience as […]
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Cheryl Irving, teacher

Obituaries May 29, 2014 0 Comments

Cheryl Irving, 68, an English teacher for nearly three decades at the William Penn Charter School, died suddenly May 21 at her home in Chestnut Hill. Mrs. Irving also was the founder and director of the Writing Center and director of the Multicultural Resource Center at the East Falls school. Earlier she had taught sixth […]
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Stephen Gittelman

Death Notices May 29, 2014 0 Comments

Stephen Gittelman, of Wyndmoor, PA,- woodworker, carpenter, craftsman, all around handyman; an avid reader, swing dancer, music lover; a member of a Thich Nhat Hanh meditation community and a local baseball team. Above all, he was a loyal friend. Steve died on January 29, 2014, of Alzheimer’s disease at age 70. Steve is survived by […]
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Rose Cavalli

Death Notices May 29, 2014 0 Comments

Rose Cavalli, 62, of Mt. Airy, passed away surrounded by family on Sun. May 25, 2014. She was born on Mar. 10, 1952 to Mitchell and Sybil Seidler. She is preceded in death by her brother David Seidler. She is survived by her loving husband Chris, her son Max, her daughter Sam, and her best […]
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Frances Hanson, community volunteer

Obituaries May 21, 2014 0 Comments

Frances Hanson, 93, a longtime community volunteer, died May 13 at her home in Chestnut Hill. Mrs. Hanson had been active for many years with Chestnut Hill Meals on Wheels and the Rummage Sale at St. Paul’s Church, where she was a member. Raised in Mt. Airy, the daughter of Dr. Sidney Joseph Repplier and […]
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Jane A. Adams-Clarke, genealogist

Obituaries May 21, 2014 0 Comments

Jane Alice Adams-Clarke, 89, formerly of Germantown, a genealogist who was a former president of the Pennsylvania Genealogical Society, died May 3 of complications from Alzheimer’s disease at Seacrest Village in Little Egg Harbor, N.J. At the time of her death, Mrs. Adams-Clarke was honorary president of the Genealogical Society, which she had served as […]
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Michael L. Leland, business owner

Obituaries May 14, 2014 0 Comments

Michael Lydell Leland, 73, owner of the former Miss Alex restaurant at Germantown and Mt. Airy avenues in Mt. Airy, died April 7 of complications from lung cancer at his home in Germantown. Mr. Leland operated the restaurant for 15 years until it was closed in 1982. After closing the restaurant, he worked for a […]
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