Dorothy Ann Sands

Dorothy Ann Sands, age 89, a resident of Philadelphia, PA died on July 6, 2022

She was the beloved wife of the late John E. Sands and mother of the late Bryan Sands. Born in Shenandoah, PA, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Dillmann and the late Mary Tomcho Dillmann.

Dorothy was a devoted wife, homemaker, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

She is survived by her loving children: John W. Sands and his wife Janice, Dorothy M. Wolf,
David J. Sands and his wife Louise and Kimberly Ann Friedman; eleven grandchildren, seven
great-grandchildren and by her brother, Joseph Dillmann. She was proceded in death by her sister, Mary Helen Dillmann Lazo.

Margaret M. Hughes

Margaret M. Hughes (Nee Mallory)
Peacefully On July 4th, 2022.

Loving wife of the late Joseph Hughes. Dear Mother of Bob Hughes. Margaret was predeceased by her three sons, Joseph, Frank and Michael.

Services private.

Maximina Martinez

Maximina Martinez, age 89, a resident of Philadelphia, died on July 3, 2022.

Born in Caguas, Puerto Rico, she was the daughter of the late Luciano Martinez and the late Maria Rodriguez Martinez.

Maximina was a devoted homemaker, mother and grandmother.

She is survived by her loving children and their spouses: Carmen and Carlos Gonzalez, the late Ana Martinez, John Ramos, Carmen and Jose Velez, the late Evelyn Ramos, Mary Ramos, Angel and Susan Oyola, Carmen and Nelson Pagan, Marcos and  Zaida Oyola, Geraldo and Doris Oyola and the late Jose Ginet; by twenty-four grandchildren and twelve great- grandchildren.

Maryann Martella Schuck

Maryann Martella Schuck suddenly on June 29th at the age of 72.

Maryann was the devoted mother of Nicholas (Colleen), Lauren Ann, Lindsey (Mike) and Shannon O'Brien (John). Loving sister of Fran Olsen (Dennis). Loving Nonna of Logan, Nicholas, Connor, Johnny and Bailey Ann. Also survived by her nephews Dennis and Michael Olsen and her dear friend Rene.

Relatives and friends are invited to attend Maryann's visitation Friday July 8, 2022 8:30am-10am at John F Fluehr and Sons Funeral Home 3301 Cottman Ave Phila PA 19149. Immediately following the visitation there will be a Funeral Mass 10:30am St. Cecilia's Catholic Church 535 Rhawn St. Phila PA 19111.  Interment Our Lady of Grace Cemetery

Stephen Cifelli

Stephen Cifelli “Big Steve”, age 66, of Philadelphia, PA died on June 27, 2022. He was the devoted life partner and best friend of the late Debi Grimes.

Born in Philadelphia, PA, he was the son of the late Dominick Cifelli and the late Gladys M. Lovesey Cifelli and brother of the late Linda Michalak.

Stephen graduated from Abraham Lincoln High School in 1974. He was employeed as a Machine Operator for Smurfit-Stone Container Corporation for over 20 years until his retirement.

Priscilla Campion

Priscilla Campion (Nee Clement) age 95 passed on Friday, June 24th, peacefully.

Priscilla was the daughter of the late Lena (Musumeci) and James V. Clement. Loving wife of the late Norman Campion. Devoted mother of William (Debra), Geraud (Catherine), and the late Nina and Patricia Campion. Priscilla is also survived by her grandchildren, Patrick (Jamie), Andrew, Bill Jr. (Meagan), Cathy, Gerry (Proma), Michael (Marvojee), Peter, and Mary, 7 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren.

Eleanor Gaskill

Eleanor Gaskill, age 91, a life-time resident of Philadelphia, PA died on June 25, 2022.

She was the wife of the late Albert Gaskill and the daughter of the late Matthew J. McCann and the late Dorothy M. Mills McCann.

Eleanor was a devoted wife, mother, homemaker and grandmother.

She is survived by her dear children: Joseph Gaskill, Albert Gaskill and Ruth Bilinski; twelve grandchildren and many great-grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Diane Armstrong.

Roberta "Birdie" Ruth Bickings

Roberta “Birdie” Ruth Bickings, June 20, 1950 - June 23, 2022

Our beloved mother Birdie, 72, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 23, 2022. She is with her Lord and Savior and reunited with her best friend, her husband, Craig W. Bickings, Sr., who preceded her in death 12 years prior.

Birdie was born on June 20, 1950 to Robert and Phyllis Rosenblad, the second oldest of 5 children. She was born and raised in Philadelphia. She completed 10 years of schooling, but that always bothered her and later in life she got her GED. Her parents and youngest brother Joseph preceded her in death; she has 3 remaining siblings, Robert Rosenblad (Del), Donald Rosenblad and Dorene Kirn (Dennis).

Sr. Maria Margarita Rivera of The Child Jesus MSBT

Sister Maria Margarita of the Child Jesus, Missionary Servant of the Most Blessed Trinity, native of Jayuya, Puerto Rico,  died on June 20, 2022.

Wake and Mass of Christian Burial will Take place at Blessed Trinity Motherhouse. Burial will take place at Holy Sepulchre Cemetery.

Margaret "Lisa" Henwood

Margaret “Lisa” Henwood passed away peacefully on June 17, 2022.

She was the loving aunt to Theresa, James and the Campbell children, great-aunt to Justin, Destiny, Julianna, Harmony, James, Jackson, Ireland and Lionel. She is also survived by her brother Charles Morrison and many other relatives. She was preceded in death by her sister, Mary Campbell.

One of her passions was being a hairdresser. She enjoy her TV shows, especially Law & Order. Her favorite movie was The Wizard of Oz. She enjoyed playing with the kids as they grew older.

Lisa will always be loved and remember for who she was.

Services will be held privately.


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