Valley Forge Chorus

In Memoriam

Deanna Tropea

Deanna "Dee" Tropea
September 4, 1937 - September 25, 2017

On Monday, September 25, Valley Forge Chorus said goodbye to a cherished sister in song. Dee was a member of Sweet Adelines for 50 years and a dedicated member of the Valley Forge Chorus for much of that time. Dee will be forever remembered for her passion for music, her unwavering good spirits, and the joy and love with which she greeted every member of her chorus family. 


Rebecca (Spering) Hardee
February 12, 1973 - January 31, 2017
Rebecca (Spering) Hardee, 43, of West Simsbury, beloved wife of the Rev. Dr. Brian C. Hardee, died peacefully with her husband by her side on January 31, 2017. Rebecca possessed a great passion for music and was a 20 year member of Sweet Adelines International including Valley Forge Chorus. She was a very special blessing to everyone who knew her and she will be truly loved and forever missed.


Valley Forge Sweet Adelines
Poem Written by Mimi Brown
We treasure the music,
The laughter, the tears
We shared as a part of
Our Valley Forge years
And though there are many,
We want them to know
They’re gone, not forgotten

Their spirits still flow.
In Memory Of
         Betty Ashmore           
Millie Auferoth
Grace Bartley 
Connie Bosna
Millie Cade
Barbara Carroll
Norma Cutler
Trudy D'Ambrosio
Ruth Denzler
Gloria Dysinger
Vi Early
Judy Fahnestock
Mary Ellen Florence
Esther Hannevig
Rebecca Hardee
Mildred Heinz
Anita Hefty
Kay Hershock
Alice “AJ” Johnson
Phyllis Lang
Anne Littlewood
Kay Loftus
Jane Macera   
Floss Manton
Delores Maloney
Carol Martin
Pat McClaren
Rose Oulouhojian
Janet Packard
Dottie Paschall
Fran Paschall
Gail Pearce
Harriett Portelli
Sandi Purcell
Gretchen Richards
Mary Roush
Marilynn Ryan
Jean Saylor
Bette Sheets
Stelle Sikora
Shirley Smith
Pat Terribile
Cherrill Weigel
Ruth Weiler
Ann Ziegler