Jeffrey Dale Hayes

1962-2020 Kennett Square, PA | Age 58

Jeffrey Dale Hayes, age 58, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away peacefully at home in his sleep on Wednesday, August 19, 2020. After a long and hard-fought battle with colorectal cancer, he left this Earth surrounded by his wife of 29 years, Sandy, and loving sons, Derrick, Brandon, Emmett and Hunter. Jeff truly lived a life full of blessings as a father, husband, engineer, pilot, photographer, athlete and patriot. Born…

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Judith Laleike

1935-2020 Kennett Square, PA | Age 85

Judy LaLeike (nee Johnson) died unexpectedly in Kennett Square, PA, on August 3rd, 2020 at the age of 85. Judy is survived by her sons, David LaLeike of West Chester, PA, (Elizabeth Farcht) and Mark LaLeike of Strafford PA, (Joan LaLeike.) She is also survived by two granddaughters, Miyoki LaLeike and Greta LaLeike. She is survived by her brother, Bruce Johnson, of Oklahoma City, OK. She is preceded in death…

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Mr. Jesse G. Roark

1935-2020 Avondale, PA | Age 85

Mr. Jesse G. Roark, age 85 of Avondale, passed away on Tuesday, August 11, 2020 at his home. He was the longtime companion to Ruby P. Testerman who passed away in 2018. He is also preceded in death by the mother of his children, Ruth Roark. Born on February 27, 1935 in West Jefferson, NC he was the son of the late William and Etta (Perry) Roark. Mr. Roark was…

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Domenico Ruffini

1927-2020 West Grove, PA | Age 92

Domenico Ruffini, 92 of West Grove, PA, died peacefully at home surrounded by his family on Saturday, August 8, 2020. He was the husband of Lillian Passante Ruffini. Born October 22, 1927 in Musellaro, Italy he was the son of the late Michael Ruffini and the late Loreta Profeta. Domenico worked in the coal mines of Belgium and pursued careers in Canada; he met the love of his life Lillian…

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Rebecca Talley

1919-2020 West Grove, PA | Age 100

Rebecca Talley, formerly of West Grove, died on August 6, 2020 at Ware Presbyterian Village. She was born in Philadelphia on August 14, 1919 to Miriam Miller Harvey and Arthur C. Harvey. She was preceded in death by her husband Harold M. Talley in 1990, and sister Ruth Ferron and brother Bill Harvey. She graduated from Avon Grove High School. She was a member of the New London Presbyterian Church,…

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Ollie Mae Powers

1916-2020 Kennett Square, PA | Age 104

Ollie Mae Powers passed away peacefully on August 2, 2020 at Linden Hall, Kennett Square, PA at the amazing age of 104. Mae was born May 14, 1916, to Cora (Thompson) and William Badger and grew up in Ashe County, NC. She moved to Pennsylvania at the age of 18, where she joined the Walton family as nanny and housekeeper. An accomplished seamstress, Mae was known for her skill with…

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1982-2020 Kennett Square, PA | Age 37

ALFONZO “Ricky” L. WALLS, Jr., age 37, of Kennett Square, PA, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020. Born in Lancaster, PA, he was the son of Alfonzo L. Walls, Sr. of Kennett Square and Tracey Weathers Davis of Oxford, PA., and his step mother, Angela Walls of Kennett Square, PA. Ricky worked for Big Lots in Kennett Square, Pa as an assistant manager . Prior to that he had…

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1949-2020 West Grove, PA | Age 71

GLENN A. COMBS, age 71, of West Grove, PA, passed away on Friday, July 31, 2020, at his residence. He was the husband of Diane McGeehan Combs, with whom he shared 49 years of marriage. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Glenn R. Combs and the late Josephine Cozza Combs. Glenn was a heavy equipment operator, last working for Meco Constructers, Bensalem, PA., until his…

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Constance M. Ford

1920-2020 Glen Mills, PA | Age 99

Constance M. Ford died on July 31, 2020 at Maris Grove, Glen Mills, PA at the age of 99. Connie was born November 30, 1920, to Mabel (Benson) and William P. Hourigan in Geneva, Nebraska. Her grandparents came to Nebraska from County Cork, Ireland. After graduation from the University of Nebraska, Connie taught English and History at Geneva High School. She met her future husband, Earle M. Ford in Geneva…

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Catherine Mary “Sis” Brown

July 28, 2020 Lincoln University, PA

Catherine Mary “Sis” Brown, age 85 of Lincoln University, PA, passed away Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at her home surrounded by her loving family. Catherine was the wife of her late husband, Hugh E. Brown, who predeceased her in 1974. Born 1935 in Philadelphia, PA, Catherine was the daughter of the late Thomas P. O’Donnell and the late Catherine Durham O’Donnell. Catherine was a devout Catholic and attended St. George…

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