William J. H. Hough, Jr.

Death Notices | October 22nd, 2014 | Leave a comment

William J. H. Hough, Jr. died at The Hill at Whitemarsh in Lafayette Hill, PA on Monday 13 October 2014, of heart failure after a long battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. He was 88 years old. Bill grew up in Ambler, PA. In 1944, he graduated from George School in Newtown, PA. He served in the […]

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Francoise Wilhelmina Everts Douwes

Death Notices | October 8th, 2014 | Leave a comment

Francoise Wilhelmina Everts Douwes, “Willy,” died on August 24, 2014. She was a longtime resident of Abington and Cheltenham townships. Willy Douwes was born July 6, 1923 in Java, part of the Dutch East Indies. Her future husband, Karel Douwes, was a childhood friend. Following World War II, the couple immigrated to Amsterdam in 1945, […]

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Gloria (Metzger) Gilbert Currie

Death Notices | August 20th, 2014 | Leave a comment

Gloria (Metzger) Gilbert Currie, 84, of St. David’s, a fashion buyer for more than 20 years for Joseph deV. Keefe’s, in Haverford, PA, died peacefully at Bryn Mawr hospital on August 3, 2014. She was preceeded in death by her late husband C. George Currie and former husband Theodore Voorhees Gilbert.

Gloria was born in Cheltenham […]

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Barbara R. Bekker

Death Notices | August 6th, 2014 | Leave a comment

Barbara R. Bekker (nee Richardson) of Cathedral Village (formerly of Flourtown) died with grace and dignity on July 25, 2014. Barbara was a retired school counselor and an avid dog lover and trainer. She is survived by her daughter, Camelia, two brothers, two nephews, a niece, her beloved poodle, Sasha and many dear and devoted […]

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Runcie Lea Tatnall, Jr.

Death Notices | July 30th, 2014 | Leave a comment

Runcie Lea Tatnall, Jr. (born 10/6/1928) died peacefully after an extended illness. He was born in Philadelphia to Runcie Lea Tatnall and Corlies Earnshaw Tatnall and lived in the Philadelphia area until his retirement to Williamsburg, VA and then Raleigh, NC. Runcie graduated from The William Penn Charter School and attended Haverford College. He was […]

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Nathanael B. Groton, Jr.

Death Notices | July 23rd, 2014 | Leave a comment

Nathanael B. Groton, Jr. (97) of Wyndmoor, PA, died peacefully in Chestnut Hill Hospital on July 14, 2014, from complications of pneumonia. A graduate of Germantown Academy and Harvard University, he worked in the scheduling department of United Air Lines for 43 years and served in the Army Air Corps during WW II. He and […]

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Henry Merritt Irwin

Death Notices | July 23rd, 2014 | Leave a comment

Henry Merritt Irwin, of Westwood, MA, formerly of Philadelphia, PA, died peacefully on July 10th. He was born in Philadelphia on July 16, 1925 to Keturah and Robert F. Irwin Jr. He was the youngest of their six children. He graduated from Germantown Academy in 1943 and from Princeton University in 1949 as a member […]

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Jane Hangen Minoff

Death Notices | July 2nd, 2014 | Leave a comment

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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Margaret Stewart Dougherty

Death Notices | June 25th, 2014 | Leave a comment

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 18th, 2014 | Leave a comment

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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