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Published: Wed, 21 Mar 2018 23:10:46 GMT2018-03-21T23:10:46Z


Harry Philibosian, 80, award-winning late-bloomer actor

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 23:10:46 GMT2018-03-21T23:10:46Z

Mr. Philibosian became a professional actor at age 57 after working in the dry cleaning business for over three decades when he discovered his passion for theater during a church play.

Ethel Lyon, 74, columnist's wife and muse

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 21:10:58 GMT2018-03-21T21:10:58Z

Raising two sons and almost singlehandedly running a household while her husband traveled the country covering events that never really interested her, Ethel Lyon also shouldered the caregiving burden after Bill Lyon was diagnosed with Alzheimer's in 2016.

Teresa C. Duddy, 84, of Rosemont, a caring mother and grandmother

Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:04:45 GMT2018-03-21T19:04:45Z

Mrs. Duddy liked nothing better than to watch football and basketball on TV, play Scrabble, and attend the sports and other school activities, all with her grandchildren.

E.J. Messersmith Jr., 86, architect for Veterans Stadium concessions

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 23:13:37 GMT2018-03-20T23:13:37Z

Mr. Messersmith is the one who came up with the color code for the concessions at the former Veterans Stadium. Orange was for hot dogs and beer, blue for ice cream.

Ethel Lyon was a fighter to the end | Bill Lyon

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 14:02:11 GMT2018-03-20T14:02:11Z

She survived cancer and emphysema and 12 major surgeries. But always, she came back, and she was fighting to the end.

Penny Gerber, 78, vice chair of Pa. Democratic Party

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 13:05:02 GMT2018-03-20T13:05:02Z

Mrs. Gerber, who was known as Penny, advised mayors, governors, and U.S. senators, and her support was considered crucial to winning the Democratic Party's endorsement. Her friendships transcended political rivalries - and partisanship - and many of her mentees saw her as a motherly figure.