Evangelia (Lee) Alvanitakis Reichenbach

1947-2015 Newark, Delaware | Age 68

Evangelia (Lee) Alvanitakis Reichenbach, age 68, of Newark, DE, died Tuesday October 6, 2015 at Heartland Hospice in Wilmington, DE. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was a daughter of the late Louis and the late Tickie (Pallos) Alvanitakis. Lee graduated from Widener University with a Bachelor’s in Business. She retired after over 25 years of service from Scott Paper Company, headquartered in Tinicum Township where she worked first as an…

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Kenneth “Butch” Sampson

1949-2015 Landenberg, PA | Age 66

KENNETH “Butch” SAMPSON, age 66, of Landenberg, PA, passed away on Monday, October 5, 2015 at Seasons Hospice, Newark, Delaware. Born in West Grove, PA, he was the son of the late Kenneth J. Sampson and Mabel Baker Sampson Trent. Butch was a self employed truck driver. He enjoyed working on cars, going to car shows and being with his family and friends Butch is survived by two sons, Christopher…

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Edward Carl Classen

1926-2015 West Grove, PA | Age 89

Edward Carl Classen, age 89 of Jennersville, PA, formerly of Casper Wyoming, died Monday October 5, 2015 at Jefferson Hospital in Philadelphia, PA. He was the husband of the late Louise Meyerkort Classen, with whom he shared 62 years of marriage. Born in New York, NY, he was the son of the late Hans C. and the late Rea Schneider Classen. Edward was a 1946 graduate of Princeton University. He…

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Barbara Mansfield Porter

1939-2015 Lewes, DE | Age 76

Barbara Townsend Mansfield Porter passed away on Saturday, October 3rd at the age of 76, surrounded by family. She was born and raised in Chestnut Hill, PA and graduated from Springside Chestnut Hill Academy and Centenary College. Loved by many, Barbara will be remembered as an avid equestrian, animal lover, breeder of Italian Greyhounds, accomplished fisherwoman, needlepoint artist, and antiquarian. Her home in Lewes, DE received the Award of Excellence…

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Charles Minor Barringer

1920-2015 Kennett Square, PA | Age 94

Charles Minor Barringer, of Kennett Square PA, died on June 13 after a short decline. He was born November 17, 1920, in Locust Valley NY, the son of Lucy (Minor) and Paul B. Barringer, Jr. Minor graduated from Episcopal High School in Alexandria VA and from Princeton University in the class of 1942, later going on to receive his masters’ and doctorate degrees in chemistry from Princeton. After participating in…

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Mr. Robert L. Regester

1931-2015 Kennett Square, PA | Age 83

Robert L. Regester, age 83, of Kennett Square, PA, died Friday October 2, 2015 at Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester, PA. Born in West Chester, he was the son of the late George Ellsworth Regester, Jr., and Edith Vernon Lear. A lifelong resident of Kennett Square, he was a 1949 graduate of Kennett High School, earned a bachelor’s degree at West Chester State Teachers’ College, a master’s degree at Temple…

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1949-2015 West Grove, PA | Age 65

DOLORES J. DEENEY BLEVINS (Kreider), age 65, of West Grove, PA, passed away on Tuesday, September 29, 2015, at the Chester County Hospital. She was the wife of Telford Blevins who passed away in 2004. Her first husband, William Kreider, passed away in 1987. Born in West Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late William F. and Helen Walker Deeney. Dolores was a restorative aide at the Pocopson…

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Thomas James Swoboda

1921-2015 West Grove, PA | Age 94

  Thomas James Swoboda, 94, died on the morning of August 4, 2015, at the Jenner’s Pond retirement community in West Grove, PA, where he had been living since 2000. He was born in Milwaukee, WI, on February 25, 1921, the son of Emil Swoboda and his wife Maria (Czlapinski) Swoboda.  He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin and a doctorate in Chemistry from…

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Ernest S. Goss

1956-2015 Coatesville, PA | Age 58

Ernest S. Goss, age 58 of Coatesville, PA, died Wednesday September 23, 2015 at the Chester County Hospital, West Chester, PA. He was the husband of Marjorie “Midge” Brockett Goss, with whom he shared 32 years of marriage. Born in West Chester, PA, he was a son of the late Samuel L. and the late Elinor (Cook) Goss. He was a computer technician working for DecisionOne at DuPont Corporation in…

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Mr. Thomas “Tommy” P. Vahey

1944-2015 Cochranville, PA | Age 71

Thomas “Tommy” P. Vahey, age 71, of Cochranville, PA, went to be with his Lord Thursday September 24, 2015 at his home. He was the husband of Roberta Work Vahey, with whom he shared 24 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was a son of the late Michael and the late Sabina (Shevlane) Vahey. Tommy was a 1962 graduate of Bonner High School and earned a Bachelor’s degree…

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