Notes for John William Stoop, Sr.: OBITUARY John William Stoop, Sr. - died Sunday, 1 May 1960 Chester Times - Chester, Pennsylvania dated Monday, 2 May 1960 John W. Stoop, 52, of 35 E. 23rd St., Chester, a Sun Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co. employee, died early Sunday morning unexpectedly at his home. Born in Sharon, Pa., May 8, 1907, Mr. Stoop had lived in Chester for 45 years. He had been employed at the Sun Shipbuilding & Dry Dock Co. in the pipe shop for five years. He previously had his own business, worked for the Ford Motor Co., and the John Hancock Insurance Co. Surviving are his wife, the former Mary C. Pyle; five daughters, Jean, Anne and Judith, at home, Mrs. Gloria Richards of Brookhaven and Mrs. Joan Flood of Village Green; two sons, William at home and John Jr. of Chester, and five grandchildren. The funeral will be Wednesday at 9 a.m. at the John L. Clancy Funeral Home, 9th and Upland Sts., Chester. Solemn high mass will be at St. Roberts Church at 10 a.m. Burial will be in Immaculate Heart Cemetery. Friends may call Tuesday from 7 to 9 at the funeral home.
More About John William Stoop, Sr.: Burial: 04 May 1960, Sect. H, Lot 1074, Immaculate Heart Cemetery, Linwood, Delaware Co., PA.1116 Occupation 1: 1920, Laborer in a shipyard.1117 Occupation 2: 18 Apr 1930, Plumber with oil Company.1118 Residence 1: Bet. 1936 - 1960, 35 East 23rd Street, Chester, Delaware Co., PA.1119 Residence 2: 1930, Vauclain Street, Sun Village, Chester, PA.1120
More About John William Stoop, Sr. and Anne Cecilia Cannon: Death of one spouse: 30 Apr 1945, Anne died at home. Marriage: 03 Oct 1929, St. Robert's R. C. Church, Chester, Delaware Co., PA by Rev. John Graham.
More About John William Stoop, Sr. and Margaret Copple Pyle: Marriage: 20 Oct 1948, St. Robert's R. C. Church, Chester, Delaware Co., PA by Fr. Francis W. Kelly.
Marriage Notes for John William Stoop, Sr. and Margaret Copple Pyle: This Fr. Francis W. Kelly is the same Fr. Kelly that is mentioned in the book "Guadalcanal Diary" by Richard Tregaskis.
Children of John William Stoop, Sr. and Anne Cecilia Cannon are: