|Death: ||Jan. 26, 2010|
The Delaware County Daily Times (delcotimes.com), Serving Delaware County, PA
Alice Teel Thomas-Achuff, 85,
West Grove resident
Wednesday, January 27, 2010
Alice Teel Thomas-Achuff, 85, of West Grove, formerly of Bethel, Chadds Ford and Media, died Jan. 26 at Jenners Pond Nursing Home.
Born in West Grove, Mrs. Thomas-Achuff made her home in West Grove for the last eight years. Previously, she was a resident of Bethel for 24 years, coming from Chadds Ford and Media.
She was a bookkeeper for Acme Markets for 26 years, retiring in 1986.
Mrs. Thomas-Achuff enjoyed traveling, dancing, physical fitness and family reunions. She was known for her positive attitude, engaging smile and sense of humor.
She was the widow of Cleatus Teel and Leland W. Thomas, the latter who died in 1989. She was the daughter of the late Oliver H. and Mary Pierce Russell, and the sister of the late Harry and James Russell and Lillian Russell and Mildred Pierce.
Survivors: Husband, C. Wayne Achuff Sr.; son, Barry W. Thomas of Oxford; daughters, Judith Craig Daugherty of Nottingham, Janet T. Foltz of Avondale; stepsons, C. Wayne Achuff Jr. of Camden, S.C., Douglas Achuff of Douglasville; stepdaughters, Carolyn Duff of Columbia, S.C., Nancy Coffman of West Chester, Sherri Quigley of Kennett Square; sister, Dorothy Russell of West Grove; five grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; nine stepgrandchildren; three stepgreat-grandchildren.
Service: Noon Friday, Pagano Funeral Home Inc., 3711 Foulk Road, Bethel.
Visitation: 10 a.m.-noon Friday at the funeral home.
Burial: Siloam United Methodist Cemetery, Bethel.
Contributions: Siloam United Methodist Cemetery, 3720 Foulk Road, Garnet Valley, PA 19060.
Siloam Methodist Cemetery
Created by: Richard Wright
Record added: Jan 27, 2010
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