Samuel M. Freeman II, auction house chair

Obituaries | June 21st, 2017 | Leave a comment

Samuel M. “Beau” Freeman, 80, chairman of Freeman’s Auction, died June 15 at his home in Chestnut Hill. Mr. Freeman, who represented the sixth generation of the Freeman’s family, had been a staple of the auction house since 1958 and was involved in all aspects of the business – from sweeping floors, to appraising Philadelphia […]

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Albert H. Erlick, journalist, teacher and actor

Obituaries | June 21st, 2017 | Leave a comment

Albert H. Erlick, 88, formerly of Mt. Airy, a journalist, teacher and actor, died May 24 at Holy Cross Hospital in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., where he had been living for the past two years. Mr. Erlick retired in 1994 as editor of the Jewish Exponent, a publication he had served for 24 years. During his […]

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Ellen S. Manning, advertising manager and volunteer

Obituaries | June 14th, 2017 | Leave a comment

Ellen Swoyer Manning, 67, formerly of Flourtown, advertising manager at the Chestnut Hill Local during the late  1990s, died April 16 of esophageal cancer at Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth Hospital. She had been living in Alvarado, Texas, for the past three years. Ms. Manning oversaw display advertising sales at the Local from 1996 to […]

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Erik Pieri

Death Notices | June 8th, 2017 | 2 Comments

Erik Pieri, age 47, of Chestnut Hill, passed away peacefully on June 3, 2017. Survived by his mother Rita, brother Robert, a niece and nephew. Funeral Mass Friday, June 9, 2017, 10AM at Our Mother of Consolation Church, 9 E. Chestnut Hill Ave., Phila., PA 19118. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to […]

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Ellenjane DeFelice

Death Notices | June 2nd, 2017 | Leave a comment

Ellenjane DeFelice, May 22,2017, passed away 1 day after her 93rd birthday! Beloved sister of the late Vincent J. DeFelice and Frances DeFelice Powers.  She is survived by her younger sister Judith R. DeFelice; nieces Melanie and Sheila, nephews Kevin and Thomas, 6 Grand Nieces, 6 Grand Nephews, and 3 Great grand niece and nephews. […]

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Morris A. Stout III, sales agent and volunteer

Obituaries | June 1st, 2017 | Leave a comment

 Morris Albert Stout III, 95, formerly of Chestnut Hill, a retired real estate agent and a longtime community volunteer, died May 28 at Chestnut Hill Hospital. He had been living at Cathedral Village in Andorra for the past l5 years. Mr. Stout had been a residential real estate agent for the Century 21 Gerhard Co. […]

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