Alan P. Winks

1928-2017 West Grove, PA | Age 88

ALAN P. WINKS, age 88, of West Grove, PA, formerly of Great Britain, passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at Neighborhood Hospice. He was the husband of Hilary Westlake Winks, with whom he shared 33 years of marriage. Born in Croydon, England, he was the son of the late Alan F. and Ann Winks. He was a self employed accountant. Mr. Winks was a member of the British Officers…

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Richard A. Giancola

1927-2017 Kennett Square, PA | Age 89

RICHARD A. GIANCOLA, age 89, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at Neighborhood Hospice. He was the husband of Marlene Carozzo Giancola, who passed away in 2003, and with whom he shared 52 years of marriage. Born in Kennett Township, PA, he was the son of the late Richard A. and Antoinette Bendistis Giancola. He owned and operated his own mushroom business for many years,…

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Mildred E. Lane Brackin

1924-2017 Landenberg, PA | Age 92

Mildred E. Lane Brackin, age 92 of Landenberg, PA, died Monday February 13, 2017 at Twin Pines Health Care Center in West Grove, PA. She was the wife of the late Robert Edwin Brackin who died in 2010 and with whom she shared 66 years of marriage. Born in New London, PA she was a daughter of the late Tyra and the late Carrie Carson Lane. She graduated from Avon…

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Elizabeth Christie

1929-2017 Coatesville, PA | Age 87

ELIZABETH CHRISTIE, age 87, of Coatesville, PA, passed away on Tuesday, February 14, 2017, at the Friends Home. She was the wife of John “Jock” Christie who passed away in 2007, and with whom she shared 59 years of marriage. Born in Brechin, Scotland, she was the daughter of the late Alexander McNicoll Ritchie and the lateElizabeth Cuthill Ritchie. She was a Domestic, working for Sir John Thouron for many…

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Richard Wayne Bunch

1942-2017 Avondale, PA | Age 74

Richard Wayne Bunch, age 74 of Avondale, PA, died Monday, February 13, 2017 at Jennersville Regional Hospital in West Grove, PA. He was the husband of Helen Taraborelli, with whom he shared 48 years of marriage. Born in Hickman County, KY, he was the son of the late Aubrey and the late Rosa Belle Bunch. “Wayne” served our country during the Vietnam War in the Navy aboard the USS Shangri-La….

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William F. Harkins

1938-2017 West Grove, PA | Age 78

WILLILAM F. HARKINS, age 78, of West Grove, PA, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the Jennersville Regional Hospital. Born in Landenberg, PA, he was the son of the late George Harkins, Sr. and the late Lillie Lofton Harkins. He was a cook at the MGA Cannery in Kennett Square, PA, retiring in 2003, after 30 years of service. William enjoyed bowling, Country and Western music, and going…

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KAREN JEAN “Lucas” SCHNEIDER

1945-2017 Landenberg, PA | Age 71

KAREN JEAN “Lucas” SCHNEIDER, age 71, Landenberg, PA, passed away on Monday, February 13, 2017, at the Wilmington Hospital. She was the wife of Keith C. Schneider, with whom she shared 49 years of marriage. Born in Poughkeepsie, NY, she was the daughter of the late Delmar Charles and the late Dorothy Rowe Lucas. Karen was a homemaker. She was a member of the West Grove United Methodist Church, where…

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Brucie Powell Parks

1930-2017 Kennett Square, PA | Age 86

BRUCIE POWELL PARKS, age 86, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Thursday, February 9, 2017, at Ware Presbyterian Village. She was the wife of Alfred W. Parks, who passed away in 2001, and with whom she shared 54 years of marriage. Born in Mountain City, TN, she was the daughter of the late Gus and Cora Anderson Powell. She was a group leader at Harowe Servo Controls in West…

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Dorothy Kirk Paschall

1919-2017 Oxford, PA | Age 97

Dorothy Kirk Paschall, 97, a resident of Ware Presbyterian Village passed away on February 11, 2017. Born in Oxford, PA on December 28, 1919, she was daughter of the late Edwin F. Kirk, Sr. and Cassandra (Clement) Kirk. She was the wife of the late Edwin H. Paschall, Sr., to whom she was married for 52 years, before he passed away in 1995. Dorothy graduated from Oxford High School where…

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Verna Louise England

1932-2017 West Grove, PA | Age 84

Verna Louise England (Probst), age 84, of West Grove, PA, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 8th, surrounded by her loving family after a brief illness. Verna was the wife of the late Alan F. England, who passed away in 1987, and with whom she shared 33 years of marriage. They always enjoyed ballroom dancing together. She was born June 1, 1932 in Lancaster County, PA and raised in Kaolin,…

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