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Marie R. Farano-McBride

Marie R. (Farano) McBride, October 30, 1941 - November 27, 2021. She attended St. Hubert’s High School for Girls, she was a Registered Nurse and attended Misericordia School of Nursing and further earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania. She worked at several local hospitals, ending her career at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in downtown Philadelp...

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Thomas E. Elmer, Jr.

Thomas Elmer Jr peacefully road his motorcycle into heaven and was reunited with his Uncle Mario and Aunt Katherine on November 25th, 2021. He will be honored with endless love by his four children Thomas, Taylor Marie, Trinity, Trey and soon to be- daughter in law Alli. He is additionally survived by his mother Mary, father Thomas and dearest brothers Dennis, Eric and Jason. Thomas cherished his ...

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Velia Colombo (DeRose)

Velia Colombo, born Velia DeRose, died on Wednesday, November 10. She was 92 years old. Velia was an Italian by birth, an American by choice, and the chef by which all others in the family (and suburban Philadelphia, some may reckon) are measured. By her 18th birthday, she left her hometown of Roggiano Gravina, outside of the city of Cosenza in southern Italy, and arrived at Ellis Island. She had ...

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Ken Sheridan

Ken Sheridan passed away on November 9th, 2021, at the age of 66. He was the beloved son of the late Thomas Sr. and Marie (nee Foster) Sheridan. Dearest brother of Thomas Sheridan, Jr. and James Sheridan (Mary Ann). Dear uncle of Emily Wyatt (BJ). Ken was a graduate of Maternity BVM Grade School and Archbishop Ryan High School. Relatives and friends are invited to call Monday, November 15th from 9...

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Michelina Scalea (Frascatore)

Michelina Scalea (nee Frascatore) passed away on November 6th, 2021, at the age of 92. She was the beloved wife of the late Albert. Loving mother of Albert (Maureen) and Linda Wielehowski (Michael). Dearest Gigi of Kevin Wielehowski (Julie), Lisa Sorino (Roger) and Nicole Kelly (Patrick). She is also survived by her 7 loving great grandchildren. Michelina was a longtime resident of Tacony before s...

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