Elwood “Tony” D. Darone

1948-2016 Kennett Square, PA | Age 67

ELWOOD ”Tony” D. DARONE, age 67, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Wednesday, April 27, 2016. Born in West Chester, PA, he was the son of Hazel Darone Smith of Kennett Square, PA. Tony was a night watchman at Kendal-Crosslands in Kennett Square, PA for over 20 years. He was a member of the Avondale Fire Company. He enjoyed model trains, reading and spending time at the firehouse. In…

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Mr. John W “Bud” Angst

1922-2016 Valley View, PA | Age 93

The End for a Local Legend Bud Angst, Valley View resident, radio broadcaster, politician, and WWII Veteran, passed away peacefully on the morning of April 26th at the age of 93. The eldest of 18 children, Bud had a childhood full of adventure (and some mischief). He left his home in Pine Grove at the age of 13 to work in Florida as a boy’s school counselor, sending home money…

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Henry Louis Smrke

1934-2016 West Grove, PA | Age 81

HENRY LOUIS SMRKE, age 81, of West Grove, PA, passed away on Monday, April 25, 2016, at his residence. He was the husband of Gerlinde Sauberlich Smrke, who passed away in 2012, and with whom he shared 54 years of marriage. Born in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Canada, he was the son of the late Louis John and Stovik Bronisawa Smrke Henry was a Food Inspector for the U.S. Government for…

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Peter J. Jingeleski

1965-2016 Kennett Square, PA | Age 50

PETER J. JINGELESKI, age 50, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2016, in Wilmington, DE. He was the son of John J. and Helen Bridy Jingeleski of Kennett Square, PA. Peter was a manager at the White Glove Car Wash in Wilmington, DE. Prior to that, he worked in the distribution center at the News Journal for 22 years. He was a sports fan, especially football….

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Timothy F. Corum Jr.

1969-2016 Kennett Square, PA | Age 46

Timothy F. Corum, Jr., age 46, of Kennett Square, PA, died Saturday April 23, 2016 at his home in Kennett Square. Born in West Chester, PA, he was a son of Timothy F. and Marsha (Davis) Corum Sr. Tim was a Landscaper working for Mozzani’s Landscaping. In recent years he was also a custodian at the First Baptist Church of Kennett Square. Other jobs during his lifetime included working for…

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August “Augie” Joseph DePippo

1930-2016 Glen Mills, PA | Age 86

August “Augie” Joseph DePippo, age 86, passed away peacefully, on April 22, 2016, surrounded by his family, at Maris Grove Senior Community. Augie is survived by his wife Emily of 62 and a half years, Maris Grove, Glen Mills, PA, son Joe and his wife Nancy, who reside in Brevard, North Carolina, and son Richard and his husband Doug, who reside in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He is preceded in…

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Joyce Crossan Smith

1936-2016 West Grove, PA | Age 79

Joyce Crossan Smith, age 79, of West Grove, PA, died Friday, April 22, 2016 at Chester County Hospital. She was the wife of Leedom “Smitty” Richard Smith, with whom she shared 53 years of marriage. Born in West Chester, she was a daughter of the late Harry H. and Ruby G. (Robinson) Crossan. She was a 1954 Graduate of Avon Grove High School and the Bourbon Beauty School. Joyce was…

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Donald C. Taylor

1932-2016 Altoona, PA, | Age 83

DONALD C. TAYLOR, age 83, of Altoona, PA, formerly of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2016, at the Cambria Care Center, Ebensburg, PA. He was the husband of Ann Wilson Taylor, who passed away on 2006, and with whom he shared 52 years of marriage. Born in Unionville, PA, he was the son of the late Elisha B. and Elizabeth Fredd Taylor. He was a lab…

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Yvonne “Toddy” Christy Moore

1928-2016 Hockessin, DE | Age 87

Yvonne “Toddy” Christy Moore, age 87, of Hockessin, DE, died Sunday April 17, 2016 at her Home. She was the loving wife of Joseph E. Moore, Jr., who died in January of this year and with whom she shared 63 years of marriage. Born in West Chester, PA., she was a daughter of the late Rowland and the late Mary Malloy Christy. She attended Unionville High School and the Chester…

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James H. Mosier, Sr.

1925-2016 Landenberg, PA | Age 91

JAMES H. MOSIER, Sr., age 91, of Landenberg, PA, passed away on Saturday, April 16, 2016, at the Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA. He was the husband of Frances Combs Mosier, with whom he shared 68 years of marriage. Born in Laurel Bloomery, TN, he was the son of the late Wiley and Mary Riddle Mosier. Mr. Mosier was a spot welder at General Motors Corp. in Wilmington, De,…

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