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  • Neil W. Keihm Obituary Photo
    Neil W. Keihm, 85 West Grove, Pennsylvania

    December 11, 1932 - July 15, 2018

    Neil W. Keihm, age 85, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2018. Born on December 11, 1932 in Pottsville, PA, he was the son of the late George and Louise (Adams) Keihm. Neil is survived by his wife of 52 years,...


  • Roscoe L. Exley Obituary Photo
    Roscoe L. Exley, 87 Newark, Delaware

    June 26, 1931 - July 13, 2018

    Roscoe L Exley of Newark, DE, died peacefully Friday, July 13, 2018. He was born on June 26, 1931 in Box Iron, MD to the late John O. Exley and Lola Marie (Watson) Exley. Roscoe was the youngest of 15 children, and...


  • Raymond E. Durham Obituary Photo
    Raymond E. Durham, 81 Newark, Delaware

    November 3, 1936 - July 8, 2018

    Raymond E. Durham, 81, went home to be with the Lord on July 8, 2018. He was a native Delawarean who was married 32 years to his beloved wife, Barbara. Ray was the eldest son of Frank and Dorothy Durham born in...


  • Joseph "Joe" Avena Obituary Photo
    Joseph "Joe" Avena, 38 Newark, Delaware

    July 15, 1979 - July 2, 2018

    Joseph "Joe" Vincent Avena, age 38, of Newark, DE, passed away on July 2, 2018. He was born in Wilmington, DE on July 15, 1979 to Carol Collins and Anthony Avena. Joe was a born entrepreneur, having opened a thriving...


  • Marion C. Geesaman Obituary Photo
    Marion C. Geesaman, 94 Wilmington, Delaware

    January 31, 1924 - June 29, 2018

    Marion C. Geesaman, age 94, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully on Friday, June 29, 2018. Born in Wilmington, DE on January 31, 1924, Marion was the daughter of the late Margaret A. Geesaman. During her early...


  • John "Jack" Evans Obituary Photo
    John "Jack" Evans, 54 Newark, Delaware

    October 11, 1963 - June 24, 2018

    Jack Evans, age 54, of Newark, DE passed away June 24, 2018. He was born in Lewes, DE on October 11, 1963 to Vera Evans and the late William Evans. Jack worked for various Group Homes as a psychologist and was an...


  • Karen Ann Marganski Obituary Photo
    Karen Ann Marganski, 69 Newark, Delaware

    November 21, 1948 - June 16, 2018

    Karen Ann Marganski, age 69, of Newark, DE passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2018. Born November 21, 1948, Karen was the daughter of the late Anthony and Ann (Bifoco) Civitello. Karen worked for DuPont as a paralegal...


  • Wayne K. Swank Obituary Photo
    Wayne K. Swank, 63 Elkton, Maryland

    December 5, 1954 - June 14, 2018

    Wayne K. Swank, age 63 of Elkton, MD passed away on June 14, 2018. He was born on December 5, 1954 in Chester, PA to Donald Dodge Swank and Mildred C. (Ihant) Swank. Wayne was a sales associate at Home Depot for 15...


  • Dennis F. Lawler Obituary Photo
    Dennis F. Lawler, 74 Newark, Delaware

    August 10, 1943 - June 14, 2018

    Dennis F. Lawler, age 74, of Newark, DE passed away peacefully at his home on Thursday, June14, 2018 surrounded by his loving family. Born August 10, 1943 in Brooklyn, NY, Dennis was the son of the late Joseph and...


  • Ronald William Shaffer Obituary Photo
    Ronald William Shaffer, 77 Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania

    May 8, 1941 - June 7, 2018

    Ronald William Shaffer, age 77, of Mt. Pleasant, PA, passed away on June 7, 2018. He was born on May 8, 1941, in Perth Amboy, NJ, to the late Melvin C. Shaffer, Sr. and Eleanor Waite. Ronald, better known as "Pinky,"...


  • Paul Witt Andrews Obituary Photo
    Paul Witt Andrews, 92 Newark, Delaware

    February 20, 1926 - May 19, 2018

    Paul W. Andrews age 92, of Newark, Del. died on May 19 and is now at peace. He was born in Nashville, Tennessee, on Feb. 20, 1926, the third of four sons of Eula Petty and Grover C. Andrews. He attended East High...


  • Faye Hardt Obituary Photo
    Faye Hardt, 71 New Castle, Delaware

    March 20, 1947 - April 20, 2018

    Faye Hardt, age 71 of New Castle, DE passed away peacefully at home on April 20, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was born on March 20, 1947 in Bradshaw, WV to the late Elmer Harrison Rowe and Betty Louise (Beckner)...


  • Shirley Risburg Nelson Obituary Photo
    Shirley Risburg Nelson, 97 Newark, Delaware

    September 6, 1920 - April 17, 2018

    Shirley Marian Risburg Nelson (September 6, 1920) joined her beloved husband, David, in heaven on Tuesday, April 17, 2018 at the age of 97. Shirley, a native of Detroit, Michigan, was a graduate of the University...


  • Lawrence "Larry" Rocke Obituary Photo
    Lawrence "Larry" Rocke, 71 North East, Maryland

    January 9, 1947 - April 13, 2018

    Lawrence "Larry" Thomas Rocke, age 71, passed away Friday, April 13, 2018. He was born on January 9, 1947 in Elkton, MD to the late Loring Lewis Rocke and Mary Marie (Wiley) Rocke. Larry took the time to read the...


  • Olan J.  "Jack" Cleaver, Jr. Obituary Photo
    Olan J. "Jack" Cleaver, Jr., 83 New Castle, Delaware

    July 13, 1934 - April 11, 2018

    Olan John "Jack" Cleaver, Jr., age 83 of New Castle, DE, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018. He was born July 13, 1934 in Wilmington, DE to the late Olan J. Cleaver, Sr. and Lela Gertrude (Leasure) Cleaver. A...


  • Shirley F. Anderson Obituary Photo
    Shirley F. Anderson, 86 Newark, Delaware

    October 6, 1931 - April 7, 2018

    Shirley Forman Anderson, age 86, of Newark, Delaware passed away on April 7, 2018. Born in Champaign/Urbana Illinois, on Oct. 6, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Don Brent and Eleanor Doud Forman. After graduating...


  • Samantha Ann Ellsworth Obituary Photo
    Samantha Ann Ellsworth, 48 Newark, Delaware

    December 27, 1969 - April 1, 2018

    Samantha "Sam" Ann Ellsworth, age 48, passed away Sunday, April 01, 2018. She was born on December 27, 1969 in Siler City, NC to the late Barry Junior Jernigan and Mary Jeanette (Langley) Jernigan. Sam had a great...


  • Karen Ann Petry Obituary Photo
    Karen Ann Petry, 87 Newark, Delaware

    March 14, 1931 - March 25, 2018

    Karen Ann Petry, age 87, of Newark, Delaware transitioned from her earthen vessel to her glorified body in Christ on Sunday, March 25, 2018. She was brought into this world on March 14, 1931, in Middletown, Ohio to the...


  • Phyllis Marlene Lord Obituary Photo
    Phyllis Marlene Lord, 70 Newark, Delaware

    February 29, 1948 - March 20, 2018

    Phyllis Marlene Lord, age 70 of Newark, DE passed away on March 20, 2018. She was born on February 29, 1948 in Wilmington, DE to the late Robert J. Lord and Charlotte (Davis) Hollobaugh. Throughout Phyllis' life, she...


  • Joshua E. Titter Obituary Photo
    Joshua E. Titter, 28 Newark, Delaware

    January 3, 1990 - March 20, 2018

    Joshua E. Titter, age 28 of Newark, DE passed away suddenly on March 20, 2018. He was born on January 3, 1990 in Newark, DE to Edward B. Titter, Jr. and Kimberly R. (French) Titter. Josh was a free spirit and had a...


  • Kathleen S. Kaminski Obituary Photo
    Kathleen S. Kaminski, 88 Newark, Delaware

    February 16, 1930 - March 19, 2018

    Kathleen S. Kaminski, wife of the late Dr. Louis A. Kaminski of Newark, DE, passed away Monday, March 19, 2018 at the age of 88. She was born on February 16, 1930 in Salem, MA to the late John F. Sullivan and Anna M. ...


  • Frances "Fran" Mullen Obituary Photo
    Frances "Fran" Mullen, 71 Newark, Delaware

    February 9, 1947 - March 13, 2018

    Frances Sabrowskie Mullen, age 71, of Newark, DE went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, March 13, 2018. She was born on February 9, 1947 in Philadelphia, PA to the late Francis Clayton Sabrowskie and Florence K. ...


  • Phyllis Ruth Rummel Obituary Photo
    Phyllis Ruth Rummel, 84 Wilmington, Delaware

    November 11, 1933 - March 11, 2018

    Phyllis Ruth Rummel, age 84, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on March 11, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was born on November 11, 1933, in Buffalo, NY, to the late Elmer O. Bearnard and Grace F. Wills....


  • Ellen Stixrude Obituary Photo
    Ellen Stixrude, 89 Newark, Delaware

    October 8, 1928 - March 9, 2018

    Ellen Stixrude, age 89, of Newark, DE passed away peacefully on Friday, March 9, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Oldenburg/Holstein, Germany in 1928 to the late Paul Felsch and Dorothea Jacobsen. ...


  • Betty Ann Rash-Walker Obituary Photo
    Betty Ann Rash-Walker, 84 Newark, Delaware

    November 5, 1933 - March 8, 2018

    Betty Ann Rash-Walker, age 84 of Newark, DE passed away on March 8, 2018. She was born on November 5, 1933 in Elkton, MD to the late Walter Cole and Anna T. (Haley) Cole. Betty enjoyed her life to the fullest. She...