Old
CHESTER
in Delaware County, PA

 OldChesterPa.com: Obituary

On the web since March 2000!
Always check our "What's New" page

Have you signed our Guest Book at "The Newsstand"?

OldChesterPa Heritage Foundation
A project of the National Heritage Foundation
What is this Foundation?
I'd like to make a donation to help support this website!

HomeObituaries

Jefferis, Daniel W  

 

Would you like to sponsor this page?

Contacting me: - Update

I have temporarily cleared a small amount of space in my email box. However, spam continues to be a problem. To be sure you get through the filters, be sure to include the name of our city somewhere either in the subject or the body of your email.
You can contact me by phone. Follow this link for phone number.  -John

Sponsor
"Today in Chester's History" on "The Newsstand"
(Only 5.00 per day)

SEARCH the website - Thousands of pages of Chester History!

Home

What's

Attorneys

Biographies

Businesses

Cemeteries

Churches/Worship

Civic/Social

Class Reunions

Classified Ads

Directories

Doctors/Dentists

Fire Department

Funeral Homes

Government

Histories

Holidays/Events

Libraries

Links

Maps

Medical

Neighborhoods

Newspapers

Obituaries

Parks

Pictures

Police

Post Office

Professional Org

Radio/TV

Recreation

Schools

Sports

Tragedies

Transportation

Utilities

Veterans

 

Photo:  

Last Name: Jefferis

First Name: Daniel

Middle Name: W

Maiden Name:  

Date of Death: October 10, 1991

Newspaper: Delaware County (PA) Daily Times

Date of Newspaper: October 14, 1991

Contributor: Florence E O'Bryan

Text of Obituary: Daniel W. Jefferis III, 86, of Elizabethtown, Pa., a former Lima resident, died Oct. 10 at the Masonic Homes, where he resided.

Born in Wilmington, Del., Mr. Jefferis lived at the Masonic Homes since January.

Mr. Jefferis was an electrician for the Sun Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co. in Chester for 35 years, retiring in 1970.

He was a member of the Lucius H. Scott Lodge 352 F&AM in Chester, the Goodwill Fire Co. 2 in Chester, and the Brookhaven Stamp Club, Parkside Senior Cirizens and Parkside United Methodist Church.

He was a Boy Scout leader in Chester and coached little league and teener baseball.

He was a member of the Delaware County Sports Hall of Fame.

Mr. Jefferis was the husband of Alice Wheatley Jefferis, who died in 1988 and the son of the late Daniel W. Jefferis and Anna McKinner Jefferis.

He is survived by a son, Daniel W. Jefferis IV of Wilmington and two grandchildren.

A memorial service will be Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Lima United Methodist Church, 209 N. Middletown Road, Middletown. Burial will be in Chester Rural Cemetery at the convenience of the family.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Lima United Methodist Church, Box 158, Lima, PA 19037.

Notes: Born: June 14, 1905

 

Back to top of this page

 

 

If you have any information and or pictures that you would like to contribute about any businesses in Chester, please forward it to john@oldchesterpa.com


2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 John A. Bullock III.

GDPub2.JPG (7902 bytes)

This page last updated 10/18/05

Home  |  What's new2.gif (111 bytes)  |  Attorneys  |  Biographies  |  Business  |  Cemeteries  |  Churches & Synagogues  |  City Directory 1859-1860

Civic/Social Organizations  |  Class Reunions  |  Doctors/Dentists  |  Fire Department  |  Funeral Homes  |  Government  |  Histories

 Holidays & Special Events  |  Libraries  |  Links  |  Maps  |  Medical  |  Neighborhoods  |  Newspapers  |  Obituaries  |  Parks  |  Pictures  |  Police Department

Post Office  |  Professional Organizations  |  Radio & TV  |  Recreation  |  Schools  |  Sports  |  Tragedies  |  Transportation  |  Utilities  |  Veteran