William Henry Avery


William Henry Avery

New London, New London County, Connecticut, USA
Death 26 Mar 1980 (aged 72)
Ridley Park, Delaware County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Plot Section D
Memorial ID 30895135 View Source

Son of John Robert Avery (b.1862) and Sarah Marie "Sallie" (O'Connor) Avery (born in Chester,PA c1872). (John and Sallie were married on Feb 23,1892 at Chester,PA).

His paternal grandparents were Robert Allyn Avery and Anne (Griffith) Avery.

The burial of one brother, Frank Avery, has been found.


William H. Avery Sr.

RIDLEY PARK, Pa. - William H. Avery Sr., 72, of 207 Barker St., died yesterday in Taylor Hospital after a long illness.

Mr. Avery operated Connor and Avery Hair Specialists in the Girard Trust Building, Philadelphia, with his brother, George M. Avery of Haverford, until he retired last year.

In addition to his brother he is survived by his wife, Helen Appleton Avery; a son, William H. Jr. of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; a daughter, Joan A. Mealey of Kensington, Md., and seven grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be offered Saturday morning at 9:30 at St. Madeline's Catholic Church, Ridley Park. Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery, 33rd and Market streets, Wilmington, Del. Instead of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Taylor Hospital, East Chester Pike, Ridley Park 19078. There will be no viewing.

(The Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 27 Mar 1980 (Thursday), Page 53)

AVERY - In the Taylor Hospital, Ridley Park, Pa. on March 26, 1980. William H., husband of Helen Appleton Avery of 207 Barker Street, Ridley Park. Aged 72 years. Relatives and friends are invited to attend the Mass of christian Burial at St. Madeline's R.C. Church, Ridley Park on Saturday morning, March 29 at 9:30. Interment Riverview Cemetery, Wilmington. There will be no viewing. Memorial donations may be made in the name of Mr. Avery to the Taylor Hospital. Arrangements by the MEALEY FUNERAL HOME.
(The Morning News, Wilmington, DE, 27 Mar 1980 (Thursday), Page 53)




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