• April 2018

    Theodore "Teddy" Kudrick, who died on October 19, 2017; he is the husband of Colleen (McCulley) Kudrick '89. Colleen and Teddy have two children, Jake, age 12 and Kathryn, age 8.
  • February 2018

    Mr. John F. Duffy, Class of 1977, who died on December 16, 2017 at age 58; he is the brother of Edward J. Duffy, Jr. '74.
     
    Mrs. Jane Leahy who died on January 16, 2018; she is the paternal grandmother of Hugh D. Leahy, III '97.
     
    Mrs. Kathleen C. Linarducci who died on January 17, 2018 at age 67; she is the mother of Patrick J. Linarducci '99 and Nina Linarducci Cowles '02.
     
    Hon. James F. Nilon, Jr. Class of 1967, who died on January 18, 2018 at age 67 (born 2/26/49).
     
    Mr. John A. Imburgia, Class of 1950, who died on January 26, 2018 at age 86 (born 1/1/32); he is the father of Mary Jo '79 and John J. '87 Imburgia.
     
    Mrs. Carmella Falcone who died on January 29, 2018; she is the maternal grandmother of Lauren '16 and Matthew '18 Yoslov.
     
    Dr. Walter K. Sherwin, Class of 1956, who died on January 30, 2018; he is the brother of Dr. Gerald P. Sherwin '58.
     
    Mrs. Elizabeth Brooks who died on February 1, 2018 at age 96; she is the wife of the late John S. Brooks, Charter Trustee of Archmere in 1980; mother of John '66, Gerald 69, Joseph '72, and Thomas '76 Brooks; mother-in-law of Edward Bonanni  '69; paternal grandmother of Sean '01, Daniel '03, Kelly '04, Joseph '05, and Katelyn '07 Brooks; maternal grandmother of Christina Bonanni DeAngelus '96, Brian '00 and John '03 Bonanni.

    Mr. Bernard A. Barrosse, Jr. who died on February 3, 2018 at age 90; he is the maternal grandfather of Laura Barrosse-Antle '02.
  • January 2018

    Mrs. Helen Dolan Shellenberger who died on 10/19/17 at age 91 (born 2/24/26); she is the mother of Msgr. C. Michael Padazinski, '74.
     
    Mr. Joseph David Hager who died on 10/20/17 at age 24; he is the son of Kathleen Clark Hager '79.
     
    Mrs. Doris V. Curcio who died on 12/2/17 at age 86 (born 9/13/31); she is the paternal grandmother of Christopher '14 and the late Michael '06 Curcio.
     
    Mr. Bernard J. Daney who died on 12/9/17 at age 92 (born 2/19/25); he is the father of B. Christopher '76, Gregory '77, Duane '80, and Michael '82 Daney. He was a charter member of Archmere's Board of Trustees (1980-1986).
     
    Mrs. Margaret T. Dillon Markel who died on 12/13/17 at age 97; she is the mother of Robert T. Markel '61.
     
    Mr. John F. Seefeldt, Sr. who died on 12/15/17. He is the maternal grandfather of Michael '03 and Ryan '04 Dieter, and father-in-law of the late Dr. Kevin Dieter '75.
     
    Mr. Robert D. Mears, Jr. who died on 12/18/17; he is the father of Robert D. Mears III '86 and Deborah Mears Udo '90.
     
    Mr. Giuseppe D'Eramo who died on 1/1/18 at age 94 (born 11/9/23); he is the paternal grandfather of Anna D'Eramo '14.
     
    Mrs. Mary Ernst who died on 1/4/18 at age 67; she is the maternal grandmother of Connor Bartholomew '19.
     
    Mr. John C. Adolph who died on January 15, 2018 at age 90; he is the father of Archmere teacher Patricia Maher.

    Mrs. Catherine M. O'Donnell who died on 12/21/17 at age 88; she is the paternal grandmother of Robert '00 and Thomas '13 O'Donnell.
  • December 2017

    Mrs. Rose Marie Mammele who died on November 28, 2017 at age 92; she is the maternal grandmother of Raymond J. Coghlan '90 and Brigid A. Coghlan Johnson '94. 
     
    Mr. David B. Bartholow who died on November 29, 2017 at age 70; he is the father of Anna Bartholow Grant '92 and Christine Bartholow Hopenwasser '96. 
     
    Brother Edward J. Quintal, CSC who died on November 29, 2017 at age 78; he taught fourth grade at Saint Edmond's Academy for 40 years, retiring in 2009 due to declining health.
  • November 2017

    Mrs. Joan Cardile who died on April 12, 2017; she is the mother of Harry Cardile '78 and Maria Cardile Ferrante '83.
     
    Mrs. Ruth E. Coveleski who died on October 14, 2017 at age 92 (born 5/9/25); she is the maternal grandmother of Mark '97 and Jessica '99 Robuck.
     
    Mr. Brendan Cobb '02 (at Archmere 1998-2000) who died on October 20, 2017; he is the brother of William Cobb '00.
     
    Mr. Lewis C. Jordan who died on October 26, 2017 at age 79 (born 2/23/38); he is the father of David '83 and Jason '89 Jordan.
     
    Mr. Brendan S. Moran '98 who died on November 20, 2017 at age 38 (born 2/24/79); he is the brother of Lauren Moran Doran '95, Caitlin Moran Schaefer '00, and Colin M. Moran '03.
  • October 2017

    Kathleen Perna Yearick who died on 9/26/17 at age 74; she is the mother of Danielle K. Yearick '90.
     
    Anthony James Penna '19 who died on 10/03/17 at age 17; he is the son of Robert '85 and Melanie Penna, brother of Gabrielle '20, and nephew of Stephanie Penna Lutz '83.
     
    Joseph Vincent Cannon who died on 10/05/17 at age 94; he is the father of Donna Julian, former Trustee and President of the Mothers Guild, and maternal grandfather of Elizabeth Julian Weinig '91, Emily Julian Cocarro '92, and Jennifer Julian Hopkins '96.

    Margaret R. Harkins who died on 10/15/17 at age 91; she is the maternal grandmother of Evan '00, Tyler '02,  and Lee '04 Morris.
     
    Victor L. Leon who died on 10/07/17 at age 87; he is the father of Victoria Leon, administrative assistant to Michael Marinelli '76.
     
    Charles F. Menaquale '77 who died on 10/10/17 at age 58; he is the son of the late Charles F. Menaquale, Sr. '53; brother of Nicholas Menaquale '73; and uncle of Michael '95, Thomas '97 and Caroline '02 Manuel.
     
    Mark Whitney Ludvigson who died on 10/17/17 at age 53; he is the father of Emily '07, Shelby '10, and Mark 18 Ludvigson.
  • September 2017


    Mr. George J. Kane, Class of 1950, who died on May 20, 2017 at age 85 (Archmere notified on 8/15)
     
    Mr. John W. Craven, Class of 1943, who died on August 14, 2017 at age 92; he is the brother of William E. Craven '44
     
    Mr. Thomas E. McCue, Class of 1966 who died on August 19, 2017
     
    Mr. George T. Hebbel who died on August 22, 2017 at age 94; he is the father of Moira Hebbel O'Connor '92
     
    Mrs. Mary R. Cristanetti who died on August 30, 2017 at age 72; she is the mother of Simona Cristanetti '92
     
    Mr. Donato J. Borrelli who died on August 30, 2017 at age 90; he is the maternal grandfather of Philip '15 and Carla '17 Anderson
     
    Mr. Rocco A. DiTaranto who died on September 5, 2017; he is the paternal grandfather of James DiTaranto '05
  • August 2017

    Mr. Robert Scott Devenny, Class of 1975, who died on July 31, 2017 at age 60 (born 11/10/56); a celebration of his life will be held at the Ocean City Golf Club on Saturday, August 19, 2017, from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM. (I sent you a notice on 7/31/17, but without funeral arrangements, and with the wrong date of death.)
     
    Mr. Robert L. Arangio who died on August 6, 2017 at age 78; he is the father of Robert '89 and Gina '90. The Funeral Mass was on Friday, August 11, 2017 at Saint Mary Magdalen Church, Media, PA.
     
    Mrs. Elaine F. Durney who died on August 9, 2017 at age 80 (born on July 13, 1937); she is the paternal grandmother of Philip Durney, III '09; services and burial will be private.
  • July 2017

    Mr. A. Alexander Fungaroli who died on July 27, 2017 at age 85; he is the father of Joanne M. Fungaroli '88. The Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated this morning at Saint Helena Church, Blue Bell, PA, with burial at Holy Sepulcher Cemetery. 
     
    Mrs. Ann Robuck who died on July 29, 2017 at age 95; she is the paternal grandmother of Mark J. '97 and Jessica L. '99 Robuck. The Mass of Christian Burial will be on Friday, August  4, 2017 in Erie, PA.
     
    Mr. R. Scott Devenny, Class of 1975, who died suddenly on July 30, 2017 in The Bahamas. Funeral arrangements are incomplete. I officiated at Scott's wedding at Holy Rosary Church in Claymont, and so was contacted by a family friend today. Scott used to work at Archmere in the summers. Scott currently lived in Ocean City, Maryland with his wife and twin sons (both cir. 19). Scott's wife was with him in The Bahamas.
  • June 2017

    Mr. John E. Berl, Class of 1947, who died on May 27, 2017 at age 90 (born 3/28/27). He is the brother of Richard '49 and the late William '42 Berl.
     
    Miss Mia Shorteno Fraser, Class of 2001, who died on June 12, 2017 at age 34 (born 4/30/83); she is the sister of Bianca Fraser Johnson '98. Mia's Mass of Christian Burial was yesterday at Saint Joseph on the Brandywine Church in Greenville, with burial in the parish cemetery.

    Mrs. Sylvia T. Healy who died on June 12, 2017 at age 75 (born 7/7/41); she is the wife of the late James V. Healy '49 (former Archmere Trustee).
     
    Mrs. Cynthia G. Spall who died on June 15, 2017 at age 84 (born 2/24/33); she is the paternal grandmother of Joseph J. Spall IV, '16.
     
    Mr. Anthony Travaline, Class of 1963, who died on June 26, 2017 at age 72; his funeral service will be on Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 10:30 AM at the Minshall Shropshire Funeral Home, Media, PA where there will be a Visitation on Friday evening from 7:00 PM to 9:00 PM. Burial is in Holy Cross Cemetery, Yeadon, PA.
  • May 2017

    Herbert E. Anderson, Jr. '53 who died on July 2, 2016 at age 80 (b.9/9/35)
     
    Dante G. Scattolini who died on November 6, 2016; he is the father of  Dante '70, Steven '80, and the late Gary '72 Scattolini
     
    Janet M. Sileo who died on February 3, 2017 at age 77; she is the mother of Guy A. Sileo, Jr. '85 and Angela Sileo Murphy '87
     
    Robert J. Friel '50 who died on March 17, 2017
     
    Mary R. Buccheri who died on April 4, 2017 at age 92; she is the paternal grandmother of Carmen '03, Joseph '08, and Melissa '10 Buccheri
     
    Joan Dougherty who died on April 9, 2017; she is the maternal grandmother of Grace '17 and Faith '19 Merritt
     
    Martin J. McBride Sr. who died on April 21, 2017 at age 89; he is the father of Martin J. McBride, Jr. '71
     
    Elizabeth Fraczkowski who died on April 22, 2017 at age 90; she is the mother of Kurt '74 and David '76 Fraczkowski (her husband, Alfred, died on December 21, 2016)
     
    Capt. David Weir '82 who died on May 1, 2017; he is the brother of Daniel '84, Michael '84, and Christopher '87 Weir
     
    Mary Louise Raskob Duffy who died on May 3, 2017 at age 95 (born in the Patio at Archmere on 8/13/21 - the last of the 13 Raskob children to die)
     
    Catherine Marinis who died on May 14, 2017 at age 77; she is the paternal grandmother of Catherine '14 and Nicholas '15 Marinis
  • April 2017

    Mr. Benedict L. Carroll who died on April 10, 2017 at age 81; he is the father of Michael '74, Mark '77, and Marcella '83 Carroll.The Mass of Christian Burial is today, April 22, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Saint Katharine of Siena Church, Wayne PA. Visitation begins at 9:00 AM in church. Burial will be in Saint Denis Cemetery, Havertown, PA. I will concelebrate the Mass.
     
    Mr. John Mark Collins who died on April 11, 2017 at age 70; he is the son of the late James P. Collins, Sr. 37, former Trustee and attorney for Archmere until 1997, and brother of Kevin '76 and Christopher '79 Collins. Funeral service was held on April 15, 2017 at Chandler Funeral Home.
     
    Mr. Richard Leon Vanderloo, Class of 1954, who died on April 12, 2017 at age 80; he is the brother of Robert L. Vanderloo '58. Dick taught for 30 years in Red Clay School District and worked for 41 years at Friendly Gift Shop in Branmar Plaza. Mass of Christian Burial was on April 19, 2017 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church.
     
    Mrs. Marie Barbara Sowa who died on April 14, 2017 at age 82 (born 8/15/34); she is the paternal grandmother of Alexandra '01, Victoria '06, and Matthew '06 Sowa. Mass of Christian Burial was on April 18, 2017 at Saint Joseph on the Brandywine Church, Greenville, DE.
     
    Mr. Barton Preston Quaintance who died on April 15, 2017 at age 91; he is the father of Douglas Quaintance, former Trustee, and paternal grandfather of Robert '05 and Daniel '08 Quaintance. Funeral Service will be on Friday, April 28, 2017 at 11:00 AM at Concord Presbyterian Church, 1800 Fairfax Boulevard, Wilmington, DE, with Visitation beginning at 10:00 AM. Burial will be in VA on April 29.
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