Obituaries

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Roy L. Jones, Jr., 81, of West Caln Twp., passed away at his home on Tuesday, November 25, 2014.  He was the beloved husband of Beverly (Disney) Jones, with whom he shared 41 years of marriage.  

Born in Chester, Pa., Roy was the son of the late Anna May (Hefton) and Roy L. Jones Sr.

He was employed as a Lineman for Bell Telephone for 30 years.

Roy is survived, in addition...

Eugene "Gene" F. De Carlo, Sr., 83, of Honey Brook, passed away at the Garden of Grace Hospice Unit at the VA Medical Center, Coatesville on Monday, November 24, 2014.
Born in Norristown, PA he was the son of the late Dominic and Mildred (Nyce). 
He attended Coatesville Area Schools and was employed by the Foote Mineral Company for 40 years. 

He served in the US Army during...

Carly Marie Imbierowicz, 16, adored daughter, sister, niece, cousin and friend joined the angels in heaven, Saturday, November 22, 2014.

Born in Newark, Delaware, Carly later moved to Coatesville, Pennsylvania with her family where she helped raising English Mastiffs, goats and chickens at their Highland Hope Farm.  An honor roll student at Octorara High School, Carly was the junior...

Howard A. Hilton, Sr., 67, of Coatesville, passed away on Saturday, November 22, 2014 at the Jennersville Regional Hospital. He was the beloved husband of Bonnie J. Heath Hilton with whom he shared 46 years of marriage. Born in Coatesville, he was the son Robert Hilton and the late Doris E. Taylor Markel and stepson to the late James Markel. 

Howard was an area resident all his life. He...

James R. Mann Jr., 76, formerly of Parkesburg, passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014 under the care of ManorCare of Lancaster.  He was the beloved husband of Lynn Hubler Mann, with whom he shared 53 years of marriage.  

Born in Parkesburg, Jim was son of the late Mabel (Newswanger) and James R. Mann Sr.  

He graduated from West Chester University and retired from McCaskey High...

Etta Mae Laird, 89, of Lillian, Al., formerly of Gap and Parkesburg, passed away at her home on Tuesday, November 18, 2014.  She was the widow of the late Jonathan L. Laird, Jr., who died in 1989.  
 
Born Nov.16,1925 in Flat Rock, near Independence, VA, she was the daughter of the late Rosa L. (Hudson) and Samuel C. Hash.  Etta Mae was a member of the Grace Community Church of...

Edgar Quinones, 24, of Atglen, passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014 at the Paoli Memorial Hospital. Born in Lancaster, he was the son of Juan Quinones of Gap and Justina Cruz States of Atglen and his birth mother, Virginia Rivera. Edgar was an area resident all his life. He attended the Octorara Area Schools. He proudly served his Country in the US Army Reserves.

He is survived, in...

Audrey K. Townsley, 84, of Coatesville, passed away on Monday, November 17, 2014.  She was the widow of the late William Townsley, with whom she shared 41 years of marriage.  

Born in Bacton Hill, Pa., she was the daughter of the late Hallie F. (Kuntz) and Julius Kouba.  She was employed by the West Chester Court House.  

Audrey was a member of the Forks of the Brandywine...

Lee Ann McClintock, 44, of Parkesburg, passed away at her home on Sunday, November 16, 2014 after a long hard battle with cancer. Born in Lancaster, she was the beloved daughter of Roland "Rollie" and Thelma Maule McClintock.

Lee Ann was an area resident all her life and a 1989 graduate of the Coatesville Area High School. She had owned and operated Lee's Cleaning Service. 
Lee...

Carol Smale, 73, of Mt. Joy, PA passed away on Saturday, November 15, 2014 at the Lancaster County Hospice Center in Mt. Joy. Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Isabelle Smith Smale. 
A former resident of Parkesburg, Carol was employed as a nuclear medicine technologist and had retired from the VA Medical Center in Mountain Home, TN. She was a former member...

John Slauch, IV, 33, of Honey Brook, PA passed away at his home on Friday, November 14, 2014. Born in Coatesville, he was the son of Rose Mary Swisher and  the late Harry J. Slauch, III and his stepfather John Edwards.
John was an area resident all his life. He was employed as a farmer. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and he will be missed by all who knew him.
He is survived,...

Johnie Mae "Jackie" Yunkin, 64, of Gap, went to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, November 14, 2014 at her home. She was the beloved wife of Barry L. Yunkin, Sr. with whom she shared 40 years of marriage. Born in Ashdown, Ark., she was the daughter of the late Ellsworth and C. Estell McFarlin Haines. 

She was a 1969 graduate of the Coatesvile Area High School. She worked for the...

Haskell Frank Robinson, 73, of Glenmoore, passed away at his home on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. He was the beloved husband of Joanne Kizer Robinson with whom he shared 25 years of marriage. Born in York, SC, he was the son of the late Clarence and Ollie Robinson. 
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W. Earl Freeman, 96, of Unionville, passed away on Monday, November 10, 2014 at the Heatherwood Retirement Community where he had resided for four years. He was the husband of the late Sara Elizabeth Gray Freeman who died in 2013. They shared 66 years of marriage. Born in Green Valley, Chester County, he was the son of the late Havard and Ida L. Thompson Freeman. 

Earl was a County...

David R. Newlin, 66, of Downingtown, passed away on Wednesday, November 5th at his home.  He was the husband of Frances P. Newlin with whom he shared 45 years of marriage.  

Born in Coatesville, David was the son of Lee Nora (Dietz) and Charles Newlin.  

He was a 1966 graduate of Downingtown School District and later of the Bryland School of Cosmotology.  David worked at the...

Judy Mae Elvin, 72, of Coatesville, passed away on Thursday, November 6th at her home after a brave and courageous battle with cancer.  She was the beloved wife of Edward G. Elvin, Sr. with whom she shared 54 years of marriage.  

Born and raised in the Coatesville area, Judy was the daughter of Mildred (Bryan) Gill and Leon J. Foster.  She worked for 24 years at the Embreeville State...

Mary Jane Mattson, 62, of Gap, PA died on November 4, 2014 at the Brandywine Hospital. Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Bess Comb Spece. 
Mary Jane was an area resident all her life and had attended the Parkesburg Baptist Church. She was employed by the Vishay Company in Malvern.

She is survived by two children; Christina Lynn Mattson of Parkesburg...

Dennis L. Cassel, 42, of Christiana, passed away on Monday, November 3, 2014.  He was the husband of Teresa L. Evans Cassel.  

Born in Coatesville, he was the son of Dennis L. Cassel, Sr. and wife Kathleen of Lititz and Donna Lachman, wife of Walter Sharrer of Downingtown.  

He is survived, in addition to his wife and parents, by his son: Colin James Cassel; his brother Mike...

Frances M. Poluch, 71, of Honey Brook, passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Brandywine Hospital.  She was the widow of the late Donato A. Poluch who died in 2006.  Born in Coatesville, she was the daughter of the late Robert Hoskins and Ruth Howe Pomento.

Frances was an area resident all her life and a 1961 graduate of the former Scott High School in Coatesville.

She is...

Sarah A. Hiland, 82, of Parkesburg, passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Pocopson Home of West Chester.  She was the widow of the late Robert E. Hiland, who passed away in 1981.  

Born in West Chester, Sarah was the daughter of the late Lillian (Kearney) and William Clardy.  

She was retired from the Daily Local Newspaper, where she had worked as a receptionist.  

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Barbara J. White, 60, of New Holland, passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at her home surrounded by her family. She was the beloved wife of Duaine C. White with whom she shared 34 years of marriage. Born in  Coatesville, she was the daughter of Huge Robert and Judy Keyser Johnston of Ft. Meyers, FL.

Barbara was a 1972 graduate of the Coatesville Area High School. She was employed by...

Ruth K. Wertz, 84, of Coatesville, passed away on Sunday, November 2, 2014 at the Brandywine Hospital.  She was the widow of the late Ernest W. Wertz, Sr., with whom she shared 57 years of marriage.  

Born in East Fallowfield, Ruth was the daughter of the late Bessie (Springer) and Harry A. Patton.  She was an area resident her entire life.   

Ruth was an active, lifelong member...

Gail Jean Stoltzfus, 52, of East Lampeter Twp., passed away at her home on Friday, October 31, 2014. She was the beloved wife of Mervin W. "Butch" Taylor, with whom she shared 34 years together. Born in Lancaster, she was the daughter of...

Emilie G. Trego, 78, of Gap, passed away on Wednesday, October 29, 2014 at the Quarryville Presbyterian Home.  She was the widow of the late Jonathan L. Trego, who passed away in 2010.  

Born in Pottstown, Emilie was the daughter of the late Emily (Dabback) and Noble Gable.  

After graduating from high school, she finished nursing school and was an LPN for Country Meadows Nursing...