14 September 2014

Sunday's Obituary: Mary Welsh Still

Mary Welsh Still is my maternal grandmother. Her obituary reads:

Mary R. {middle name Rose} Still, 77, of Magnolia Street, Kennett Square, died Saturday {20 May 1989} at Chester County Hospital, West Chester after a lengthy illness.

She was the wife of Lloyd. P. Still. Born in Phoenixville, she was the daughter of the late Martin and Catherine O'Flaherty Welch {should read Welsh}.

She lived in Kennett Square since 1957 and was a member of St. Patrick's Church, Kennett Square.

Surviving in addition to her husband is a son Thomas G. of Unionville; a daughter, Barbara Ruczhak {my mom}of Christiana; three brothers Raymond Welch {should read Welsh} of Collegeville, Joseph Welch {should read Welsh} of Royersford and Gerald Welch {should read Welsh} of Washington, DC; a sister Loretta Patterson of Phoenixville; and six grandchildren.

A mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Patrick's Church, 218 Meredith Street, Kennett Square.

Internment will be in St Patrick's Cemetery. Friends may call from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Albert F. Kuzo Funeral Home Inc., {cannot read number} W. States St., Kennett Square.

If so desired, a memorial contribution can be made to St. Patrick's Church.

{I believe this was printed in the Daily Local News}
In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by a daughter Mary Kathleen, a brother Leo Welsh, and four siblings who died in infancy.
Locations listed are located in Pennsylvania (USA), unless otherwise noted in post.