In Memorium
Nancy Louise Kelly (59) Sister with a heart of gold....miss you a lot sis - April 13, 2004
Joseph DeSandro (71) We had some great times together cuz...born and died on same date - Dec 18, 1933 - Dec 18, 2004
Mike Alullo (62) Childhood friend. We sang on street corners together in the 50s & 60s - baritone with Frankie & the Fashions - Sept 19, 2008
Gus "Ozark Ike" Zernial (87) - Phila A's (1B) - Jan 20, 2011
Gladys Horton (66) - Lead Singer, Marvelettes - Jan 26, 2011
Woodie Fryman (70) Phila Phillies (P) - Feb 4, 2011
Gene Gossage (74) Phila Eagles 1960 (LB) - Apr 1, 2011
Eddie Joost (94) Phila A's (2B & Mgr) - Apr 12, 2011
Stanley Glenn (84) Phila Stars - Negro Leagues - Apr 16, 2011
Carl Gardner (83) Founder of The Coasters - Jun 12, 2011
Wes Covington (79) Phila Phillies (OF) - July 4, 2011
Rob Grill (67) Lead Singer, Grass Roots - July 11, 2011
Pete Pihos (87) Phila Eagles HOFer - Aug 16, 2011
Nick Ashford (70) Singer & half of the group Ashford & Simpson - Aug 22, 2011
Joey Vento (71) Owner of the famous Geno's Steaks - So. Philly - Aug 23, 2011
Donald Banks (74) Bass Singer & original member of The Tymes - Oct 7, 2011
"Smokin" Joe Frazier (67) Heavyweight Champ - Nov 7, 2011
Paul "Pudgy" Foy (63) US Army Vietnam Veteran - R.I.P. Cuz - Nov 8, 2011
Fred Milano (72) Tenor & co-founder of Dion & the Belmonts - Jan 1, 2012
Joe Paterno (85) Legendary Penn State coach - Jan 22, 2012
Andy Musser (74) Phillies broadcaster - Jan 22, 2012
Angelo (Mirena) Dundee (90) Legendary South Phila fight trainer - R.I.P. Ang - Feb 1, 2012
Jimmy Ellis (74) Lead singer of The Trammps - Mar 8, 2012
Herb Reed (83) Founder of The Platters - sang on all 400+ songs - June 4, 2012
David A. Mahoney (86) One of the original Four Aces - July 8, 2012
"Butterball" Joe Tamburro (70) Longtime Great Philly DJ - WDAS-AM - Rock on BB - July 27, 2012
Johnny Pesky (92) Terrific ballplayer (Red Sox) & Gentleman - Aug 13, 2012
Steve Van Buren (91) Phila Eagles HOFer & greatest all time RB - you will be missed - Aug 23, 2012
Carmen Basilio (85) Welterweight & Middleweight Champ - Nov 7, 2012
Joe "Wimpy" Capriotti (87) WWII Navy veteran, comedian & golf buddy - R.I.P. friend - Nov 9, 2012
Major Harris (64)  Member of Philly R & B group "The Delphonics" - Nov 9, 2012
Harold Gould (88) Pitcher for Phila Stars of the Negro Leagues - Nov 9, 2012
"Pepper" Paire-Davis (88) Catcher for Rockford Peaches - played by Geena Davis in the movie "A League of Their Own" - Feb 2, 2013
Edith Houghton (100) 10 yr. old baseball phenom & 1st female scout in MLB history - Feb 2, 2013
Joe Astroth (90) Good friend & catcher for Phila A's 1945-'54/Kansas City A's 1955-'56 - May 3, 2013 - R.I.P. Joe
Stan Lopata (87) Phillies 1950 Whiz Kids catcher (1948-'58) - June 15, 2013 - R.I.P. Stosh
Ruth Mack Clark (99) Daughter of Phila A's owner and manager Connie Mack - June 16, 2013 - R.I.P.
Thomas Francis "Cozy" Morley (87) Comedian, musician and all around great guy - Aug 23, 2013 - R.I.P. Cozy
Tom Gola (81) LaSalle College basketball legend - Phila Warriors and all around good guy - Jan 26, 2014
Franny Beecher (92) Lead guitar for Bill Haley's Comets - great musician, a gentleman & friend - Feb 24, 2014 - R.I.P. friend
William "Wild Bill" Guarnere (90) WWII - US Army - "Band of Brothers" - Silver Star - Mar 8, 2014 - Thank You for your Service
Lou "Big Daddy" Frattini (81) Co-producer of Gaelic & Garlic Productions Charity Concerts - Aug 25, 2014 - R.I.P. Luigi
Paul Revere (76) Leader of Paul Revere & the Raiders - the Last Madman of Rock & Roll - Oct. 2, 2014 - R.I.P. Buddy
Chuck Bednarik (89) Phila Eagles HOFer - WWII hero & all around good guy - Mar 21, 2015 - R.I.P. Concrete Charlie
Mahlon Ducket (92) IF for Phila Stars of the Negro Leagues & great guy - July, 12, 2015
Gloria Slavin (65) Our favorite comedian - R.I.P. funny girl - Aug 13, 2015
Raphael Paris (53) Singer-entertainer-musician & good friend - R.I.P. Raphie - Nov 21, 2015
Al Wistert (95) Tackle for the 1960 NFL Champion Philadelphia Eagles - Mar 5, 2016
Lee Andrews (79) Philly's the golden voice of Doo Wop - Lee Andrews & the Hearts - Mar 16, 2016
Billy Paul (81) Another great Philly vocalist of soul music - April 24, 2016
Rick MacLeish (66) Phila Flyers forward from the '70's Championship teams - May 30, 2016
Hal Lear (81) Star guard of the NBA's Phila Warriors team from 1956 - June 25, 2016
Lou Dixon (72) Army vet, childhood friend, teammate and great brother in law R.I.P. Lou - Aug 5, 2016
Bob Dailey (63) Philadelphia Flyers defenseman from 1973 - '82 - Sept 7, 2016
Bill Hockenbury (89) Former Philadelphia A's slugger and dear friend R.I.P Big Bill - Sept 2016
Joe Gavin (61) Terrific brother in law and big Phillies and Eagles fan (lol) R.I.P. Joey boy - Sept 15, 2016
Ronnie Giles (??) Actor-singer and US Army Vietnam Veteran and good friend - Sept 21, 2016
Bob Aquilante (65) Singer with Unique 4 and all around good guy R.I.P. Bobby A - Jan 1, 2017
Richie Ingui (71) Great singer terrific guy he part of the Soul Survivors R.I.P. Richie - Jan 10, 2017
George Shuster (69) Childhood friend, teammate and US Army Vietnam Vet R.I.P. George - Feb 13, 2017
Ruben Amaro Sr. (81) Former Phillie favorite - SS and scout - and all around nice guy - Mar 31, 2017
Jim Bunning (85) Former Phillies pitcher and HOFer - pitched perfect game on Father's Day 1964 - May 26, 2017
Darren Daulton (55) Beloved Phillies catcher, team leader and great guy with a sense of humor - Aug 6, 2017
Walter "Bunny" Sigler (76) Great Phila singer, songwriter, producer and multi-instrument player - Oct 6, 2017
Ben Hawkins (73) "The Hawk" - former Eagles WR from 1966-'73 - Oct 9, 2017
Oscar Gamble (68) Former Phillies outfielder 1970-'72 - Jan 31, 2018
Frank X. Feller (91) Popular Philly DJ on WIBG radio 99 - member of the Broadcast Pioneers HOF - Mar 6, 2018
Francis Stephen Kelly (68) Brother and USMC Vietnam Vet - and Army Panama Campaign Vet. Miss you dearly, brother - Jan 7, 2019
Dick "Richards" Boccelli (95) Original drummer for Bill Haley's Comets, actor of stage, screen & TV, WCU sports HOF & very dear friend - July 12, 2019
Joe Calci (89) Golf buddy and good friend. R.I.P., paisan - Aug 9, 2020
Robert A. "Bob" Kelly (61) Gone too soon. We love you and miss you, brother. R.I.P. - Dec 3, 2020
Joey D’Ambrosio (87) legendary Original sax player for Bill Haley’s Comets & Rock & Roll HOFer (2012) We love ya and miss ya cuz R.I.P. - Aug 9, 2021
Mike “Mikey Ike” Eichmann (70) childhood neighborhood buddy – lotsa laughs - you had a helluva run dude R.I.P. – Aug 17, 2021
John "Jack" Fred Maloney III (74) US Army Vietnam veteran - we love ya cuz - R.I.P. - Nov 27, 2021
Jimmy Lee Hicks (70) US Army veteran - a good guy and good friend - R.I.P. - May 13, 2022