Honey Brook Township, Chester County, PA

Honey Brook Township

Chester County, PA

500 Suplee Road • PO BOX 1281 • Honey Brook, PA 19344

Office Hours: Mon-Fri 9AM-3PM
Phone: (610) 273-3970
Fax: (610) 273-3909

The Board of Supervisors and staff of Honey Brook Township extend their condolences to the family of D. Weston Darby, Jr., who passed away on September 5, 2020 at the age of 89 after a brief illness.  Mr. Darby is survived by his wife of nearly 60 years, Margarette Ann “Marge” Kortina, his his two children, Kortny Shearer and Bruce Darby, and two grandchildren. He received his undergraduate degree from Yale University in 1953, earned a Masters in Business Administration from Temple University in 1971, and earned a certificate in advanced management from Harvard School of Business Administration. Mr. Darby joined the U.S. Marine Corps following his graduation from Yale and received a First Lieutenant commission in December of 1954. He received his flight training with the Marines and became a Marine jet pilot in June, 1955, rising to the rank of Captain in 1958. He joined the Philadelphia firm of Daniel J. Cantor and Co. in the early 1960s, and later owned the company that specialized in helping legal firms in mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Darby retired in the early 1990s. After his retirement, Mr. Darby was devoted to his farm and his local community, serving several terms on the Board of Supervisors of Honey Brook Township.