Patricia Judge,  of Philadelphia, passed away on May 26th,  2020, at age 61. Beloved wife of the late John Judge, Sr. Mother of John Judge, Jr. (Mary), Nicholas Judge (Ryan) and the late Thomas Judge. Also survived by her grandchildren, Aidan, Gia and Emma. Sister of William Byrd, Louis Byrd and the late Michael Byrd and Robin Byrd.   Because of the current health concerns, all services will be held in private. Patricia will be laid to rest in Resurrection Cemetery with her late husband, John Judge. On behalf of Patricia’s family, thank you for your love, support and understanding.  


Linda Beth Shandley, of Philadelphia PA, passed away May 25th, 2020 at the age of 56. Daughter of the late Judy Fine and Mark Trager. Beloved mother of Marina Weckner. At the request of the family there will be no services as Linda’s wishes were to be cremated. Her ashes will be scattered somewhere tropical by her daughter at a later date. 


Robert Nick, of the Mayfair section of Philadelphia, passed away on May 23rd, 2020, at age 68 . Beloved husband of Louise Nick, Loving father of Bobby Nick (Melissa) and Brett Nick. Also survived by his grandchildren, Lula and Keegan. At the request of the family, there will be no services at this time, as Robert’s wishes were to be cremated. 


Jennie Felix (née Alosi), passed away peacefully on May 24th age 82. Currently a resident of Tacony section of Philadelphia.
Wife of the late James (Larry) L Felix Sr. Daughter of the late Anna Ezzo. Beloved Mother to James (Dorothy) and Michael (Meredith). Loving grandmother to Jennifer Ammlung (John), Kristine, Jackson and Carson. Great Grandmother (GiGi) to Gavin and Cara Ammlung. Step Grandmother to Edward Allen (Martha). Loving sister to the Late Peter Alosi, Anthony Alosi (Faye), Tex Alosi (Terry) and Connie Mosher. Jennie will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and extended family.
Jennie lived a very full, loving life. To surround her with love in this unprecedented time, the family has asked to send flowers for her private service with a note on them to be added to a guest book that will be laid at her final resting place with her. To order flower delivery with a personalized note attached please contact Riehs Florist at (215) 627-3571 and they will arrange for delivery at the time of private services.
Because of the current health concerns, Jennie’s family has decided to hold a private prayer service that will be streamed virtually by private invitation from the family. Jennie will be cremated and laid to rest at New Cathedral cemetery at a later date. On behalf of Jennie’s family thank you for your love, support and understanding.

Bernice Williams, of Oreland, PA, passed away on May 21st, 2020, at age 90. She is survived by her grandson, Brandon Williams and her niece, Dana Saulsberry. Bernice was predeceased by her husband, Harold Williams, her son Kerry Williams, her parents Wilbert and Bernice Cochran and her brother, Sonny Cochran and her sister Audrey Scott. There will be no services at this time, as Bernice’s wishes were to be cremated. 


Kathryn Joan Goodell, 68, passed away on May 21, 2020 at Nazareth Hospital. She is survived by two daughters, April and Stacy. As well as three grandchildren, Michael, Mason and Robert. Because of the current health concerns, no service is being held at this time. On behalf of Kathryn’s family, thank you for your love, support and understanding. 


Deborah Costa (nee McCarthy), passed away on May 21st, 2020, at age 54. Beloved wife of Anthony Costa. Loving mother of Eric McCarthy, Anthony Costa and Henry Costa. Devoted grandmother of Veronica, Jeremy, Erin, Henry, Jr. and Iris. Sister of Edward McCarthy, Pam McCarthy, Laura McCarthy, Chris McCarthy and Maureen McCarthy. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Edward and Iris McCarthy. Because of the current health crisis, Deborah’s family has decided to hold services at a later date, when everybody can attend. On behalf of Deborah’s family, thank you for your love, support and understanding. 


Davia Warner, of the Tacony section of Philadelphia, passed away on May 22nd, 2020, at age 64. Loving mother of Amy Warner, Marta Warner and Jaimee Warner. Sadly missed by her grandchildren, Sara, Nicholas, Iliana, Jocelyn and Jaheim. Sister of Francis Stanley (Kathy). Because of the current health crisis, Davia’s family has decided to hold a memorial at a later date, when everybody can attend. On behalf of Davia’s family, thank you for your love, support and understanding. 


John P. McKenna, of the Mayfair section, passed away on May 17th, 2020, at age 79. Loving father of Maureen (James), Joanne (Timothy), Kathleen (Bruce), John, BethAnn and Tara.  He is survived by 14 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Brother of Michael and the late Betty, Joseph, James, Thomas and Mary. Also survived by 1 nephew, Michael. Because of the current health concerns, John’s family has decided to hold a private prayer service and burial. John will be laid to rest in Our Lady of Grace Cemetery, Penndel, PA. There will be a Memorial Mass for John at a later date. On behalf of the McKenna family, thank you for your love, support and understanding.   


Linda Yvette Rivera, of North Philadelphia was born on May 17th, 1969 and passed away on May 13th, 2020, at age 50. She is the loving mother of  Joshua Lopez, Daniel Rivera and Maritza Abreu. Sadly missed by her granddaughter,  Kloe Rivera. Beloved daughter of  Lucy Rivera. Also survived by her siblings, Evelyn Rivera, Glori Rivera, and Pote Rivera as well as her nephew, Erik Rivera, along with many loving cousins, aunts and uncles. Because of the current health crisis, Linda’s family had decided to hold a private viewing, prayer service and burial. She will be laid to rest in Magnolia Cemetery. On behalf of Linda’s family, thank you for your love support and understanding. 


Hugh P. Simon, of the Mayfair section, passed away on May 15th, 2020, at age 75. Beloved husband of Carol Simon. Loving father of Tracy Simon, Hughie Simon and Brendan Simon (Teri). Devoted Pop-Pop of Ashly, Rebecca, Joshua, Maddison, Jaxon, Devlin and Michael. Brother of Suzanne McAndrews (Tom). Predeceased by 3 other sisters Jean, Maryellen and  Kathleen. Sadly missed by many loving nieces and nephews. Because of the current health crisis, Hugh’s family has decided to hold a service at a later date. On behalf of the Simon Family, thank you for your love, support and understanding. Please consider a donation in Hugh’s memory to the American Diabetes Association. DONATE HERE


Elizabeth “Betty” McDonough, nee Jones, of Philadelphia, passed away peacefully on May 13, 2020 at age 93. She is predeceased by her husband Thomas. Beloved mother of Glenn, Dennis (Jayne), Marie Orlando (Dennis, predeceased) and “Mom” to Patricia Liesner. Left to cherish her memory are her sister Grace King, brother Kenneth Jones (Deb) and her many nieces and nephews. Adored grandmother of Dennis, Tricia (Jarrod), Gerard (predeceased), Patrick, Thomas (Katie), Lisa & Ryan. Great grandmother to Dennis, Joseph, Isabella, Josh, Delaney, Deanna, Antonio, Lucas, Kiera and Adelynn (predeceased). Special thanks to her loving neighbors. Not to be forgotten is her loyal pet BlackJack. Life will never be the same without Betty and she will live in our hearts forever. Because of the current health concerns, Betty’s family will have a private graveside prayer service and burial. On behalf of the McDonough family, thank you for your love, support and understanding. 


William Joseph Stacey, of the Kensington Section of Philadelphia, passed away May 13th, 2020, at the age of 72. Son of the late Robert William Stacey and Marie Stacey (Stepfather Peter Pinittichi). Loving brother of Dennis Stacey (Linda), Helen Morrone Porreca (the late Nick), Richie Stacey (Phyllis), Terry Barton (Joe), the late Robert Stacey (Gale), Paulie Stacey (the late CIndy), Joseph Stacey, Joycey Curinga, and Trudy Stacey. Beloved companion of Frances O’Keefe. The family appreciates everything that Thomas Stacey has done for Binky and his family. He is also survived by several nieces, nephews and cousins. Family will have a private interment for William at a later date.


Gary Bentson, formerly of California, passed away on May 14th, 2020, at age 75. Beloved husband of Cheryl Bentson (nee Hackert). Loving father of Katherine Springer (Jeff). Devoted grandfather of Alex Springer and Evelyn Springer. At the request of Gary’s family there will be no services at this time. 


Barbara Brown, of Philadelphia PA, passed away May 10th, 2020 at the age of 66. She was survived by her loving daughter Stacey Brown. At the request of the family there will be no services. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers.


Harry Shaboian Jr., formerly of the Mayfair Section of Philadelphia, passed away May 12th, 2020 at the age of 64. Son of the late Mary Lou and Harry Shaboian Sr. Beloved husband of Sharon Shaboian. Brother of Steven Shaboian. Uncle of Miranda, Marjorie Pearl, John and Sam. He is also survived by his mother-in-law Helen Harahus, his sisters-in-law Christine H. Marmer (Mike) and Debra Elaine Harahus as well as his cousin Joe Logan.  He will be missed by his loyal companion Missy Lee Shaboian. At the request of the family there will be no services. Please keep them in your prayers. 


José Antonio Alemán Ortiz of the Castor Gardens section of Philadelphia, passed away on May 6th, 2020, at age 56. Beloved husband of Lucia Cabrera Vasquez. Loving father of Jenny Ann Alemán Pacheco and Keysie Y. Alemán. At the request of Jose’s family all services will be held at a later date. 


Florence L. Boris (nee Buntman), a resident of The Quadrangle in Haverford, PA, passed away peacefully, on May 9th, 2020, at age 93. Loving mother of Jane Hanser, Tony Boris and Lynne Boris. Also survived by her grandson, Neil Boris, and her sister, Joyce Kimmelman. Because of the current health concerns, Florence’s family has decided to have a private graveside service and burial. She will be laid to rest in Roosevelt Memorial Park, Feasterville, PA. On behalf of Florence’s family, thank you for your love support and understanding. 


Thomas Blewett, 81, of Cherry Hill, NJ died May 3, 2020. He was born in Elizabeth, NJ, the ninth of eleven children, to the late Charles Blewett and Catherine (nee Walsh). Shortly after birth his large family settled in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia.  He was a proud graduate of North Catholic High School (Class of 1957). After high school, Tom served our country in the United States Army as an MP. He met his wife, Patricia, and they were married for nearly 53 years. They settled in Mayfair and raised their two children Greg and Natalie. Tom was a purchasing agent for a sheet metal fabricator for three decades. He retired in 1997 and he and Patricia briefly lived in his beloved, Venice Fl. He worked with his son in the accounting field for a number of years. Additionally, he enjoyed doing property rehabilitation work. Tom faithfully cheered on his Phillies, Flyers and Notre Dame football. He enjoyed local restaurants and loved making Sunday breakfast for his family.  But his favorite passion was playing various sports with his two grandchildren, Connor and Cameron. He was a fixture at many youth basketball and ice hockey games rooting on his grandchildren. Tom is  survived by his beloved wife Patricia Blewett, children, Gregory (Chrissie) and Natalie Blewett McVeigh (Greg) and grandchildren Connor and Cameron. Loving brother of  Robert Blewett (Veronica) and Madeline Fitzgerald (Dan) and the late Richard Blewett (Ann), Eileen Duffy (Mike), Kathleen McGowan (Joe), Nancy Keough, (Ray), Eleanor Colahan, Margaret Keough (Joe), Rita Lindelough, and Joan Shea,.Sadly missed by many loving nieces and nephews. Because of the current health concerns, Tom’s family will have a private graveside prayer service and burial. He will be laid to rest in Locustwood Cemetery, Cherry Hill, NJ. On behalf of the Blewett family, thank you for your love, support and understanding. 


Patsy Dianne Collette, of Philadelphia PA, passed away May 2nd, 2020 at the age of 66. Beloved wife of the late George Collette. Loving mother of Bernard Gray (Jamie) and Maurice Mitchell. Cherished grandmother of Jeanise Mitchell, Leila Gray and Zola Gray. Sister of the late Alfred Mitchell. She is also survived by her niece Annette Mitchell. Services for Patsy will be held at a later date by her family. Please keep them in your prayers. 


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