John "Hollywood" Chenger Tuesday, June 27, 1933 - Thursday, August 3, 2017

John “Hollywood” S. Chenger,84, of Coatesville died Thursday, August 3, 2017 at Brandywine Hospital. Born in Coatesville, he was the son of the late George and Anna Liska Chenger. John was the husband of the late Mary “Ginger” Chenger who died in 2010. John was a 1952 graduate of S. Horace Scott High School and served in the US Army. He worked for Lukens Steel for 38 years in the Metallurgy Department. He enjoyed sewing and loved his grand dogs. He was a member of the Polish American Citizens Club, the West End Fire Co., and the Knights of Columbus. John is survived by his daughter Charisse Lafferty, with whom he resided, 2 grandchildren Bronwyn E. Lafferty and Brent A. Lafferty and his fiancé Kelley Ashley, and his grand dogs Hollywood, Bookie and Dahlia. His also survived by his brother Paul of Downingtown and a sister Ann Bondi of Norristown. He is predeceased by a brother and 3 sisters. John’s funeral mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 11 am at St. Joseph Church, 404 Charles St. Coatesville. Family and friends may call at Wentz Funeral Home, 342 E. Chestnut St., Coatesville (610) 384-0318 from 9 to 10:30 am. Interment will be in St. Cecilia Cemetery. Memorials in his honor may be made to Aardvark Animal Hospital, 139 Wallace Ave., Downingtown, PA 19335.

My deepest sympathy to you and your family.  I want you to know that my thoughts are with you during this difficult time.  Please know that I will pray for peace for you and the rest of  the family.      Love, Gary Hurdle


I am deeply sorry for the loss of my friend "Hollywood" he would come into the barber shop and liven it up with his jovial sense of humor. There are no words that can console you Charise and family, know you are in my prayers and I will always be available for you my friend. May you now find peace and comfort in knowing he is where he wanted to be with your mom.

Dear Charisse, Bronwyn,Brent and Family,

We were saddened to hear of your Father's passing. Our Prayers are with you.


Terry, LaVonna, Anthony,Serena,

Verranda, Jasmyn and Skylar

My sincere condolences you are in my prayers and thoughts. God Bless