Charlotte Stevenson Hood, Realtor, teacher

Obituaries | August 16th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Charlotte Stevenson Hood of Wyndmoor, PA., died at Chestnut Hill Hospital on Sunday, August 5. She was 86 years old. The daughter of George Stevenson 2nd and Annette Parke Stevenson of Philadelphia, Mrs. Hood spent 32 years as a top producing real estate salesperson with Emlen Wheeler (now Berkshire Hathaway, Fox & Roach). She was […]

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Edward “Eddie” Haines Jr., Furniture seller

Obituaries | August 16th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Edward Eddie Haynes Jr., 86, died from congestive heart failure at his home in Dublin Terrace, a retirement community in Dresher. Haines was born and raised in Germantown. He was a graduate of St. Joseph’s Prep and of the University of North Carolina. He enlisted in the Army and was a paratrooper with the 82nd […]

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Thomas Paul Durnell, Woodmere facilities director

Obituaries | August 16th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Thomas Paul Durnell, 59, a lifelong artist and Director of Facilities at the Woodmere Art Museum for 34 years, died August 6 at his home in Germantown of cancer. He is mourned by his four sisters, a brother, and their spouses, his nieces and nephews and a close circle of enduring friends in Germantown and […]

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Sarah Parsly, teacher

Obituaries | August 2nd, 2018 | Leave a comment

Sarah “Sally” Parsly, 85, a retired math teacher at Springside School, died July 13, at her home in Linwood, N.J. Born in Atlantic City, she was a graduate of Atlantic City High School and Bennington College in Bennington, Vt. She  was a longtime member of the Children’s Seashore House Auxiliary, and was its president for […]

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Mary G. DiNubile, educator

Obituaries | July 26th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Mary Green DiNubile, 79, of Chestnut Hill, a retired principal in the Philadelphia public schools, died July 19, of complications from arthritis from which she suffered and against which she valiantly battled for over 30 years. She was the wife of Hon. Victor J. DiNubile, Jr., a retired Philadelphia, Common Pleas Court Judge. She was […]

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William R. Briggs Jr., Navy officer, banker

Obituaries | July 26th, 2018 | Leave a comment

William R. Briggs, Jr., of Springhouse Estates, formerly of Chestnut Hill, died on Sunday, July 15, after a prolonged illness. Born March 14, 1940, in Philadelphia, he was the son of William R. Briggs and his wife Francis A. (Eaton). Briggs grew up in Wyndmoor and graduated from Germantown Academy and Ursinus College. He joined […]

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Joan Colgan-Davis, educator and Quaker leader

Obituaries | July 12th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Joan “Penny” Colgan-Davis, 72, a noted Philadelphia educator and Quaker leader died June 19 of melanoma at her home in Mt. Airy. Ms. Colgan-Davis was widely known for her progressive and innovative approach to education. She began her teaching career at Miller Elementary School in Philadelphia, but when the city’s public school teachers went on […]

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Joseph Reed Ingersoll, retail executive

Obituaries | June 29th, 2018 | Leave a comment

Joseph Reed Ingersoll, 77, of Chestnut Hill, a retail executive, died June 22 at Pennsylvania Hospital after a short admittance. Mr. Ingersoll had a business career in retailing, including department store management that took him to executive positions in Philadelphia, Dallas and San Francisco, as well as Hawaii and Japan, with Federated Stores, Duty-Free Shops […]

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Ann Page Platt Allen

Obituaries | June 21st, 2018 | Leave a comment

Ann Page Platt Allen died peacefully on Saturday, June 16 at The Retreat Gardens, Rio Rancho NM. Her heart and spirit were ever-present, even as her memory diminished. Ann Page was born to Page Randolph Platt and Henry Norris Platt II in Chestnut Hill, Pennsylvania, November 22, 1924. “Pagie” graduated from St Timothy’s School in […]

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James Bradley, long time math teacher

Obituaries | June 21st, 2018 | Leave a comment

James Anthony Bradley, Jr., 87, formerly of Wyndmoor, a mathematics teacher at several local schools died June 12 at his home in Londonderry Retirement Community, Easton, Md.. Bradley was born February 21, 1931, in Elizabeth, N.J., the son of the late James Anthony and Eileen (Harrington) Bradley. A resident of Londonderry for the past three […]

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