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Kathryn  G Minutola

Kathryn G Minutola -2014

Kathryn G. Minutola, age 79, of Wilmington, DE passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014 at ManorCare, Pike Creek. Kathryn graduated from Bartram High School in Philadelphia, PA. She was employed as an administrative assistant for AIG Insurance and was past department president of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary State of Delaware. She loved animals and donated her time and money to animal rescue organizations. Kathryn was preceded in death by her...

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David G Houchins

David G Houchins -2014

David Garth Houchins, age 79, of Wilmington, DE formerly of Chester PA, died on July 18, 2014 at the Regal Heights Medical Facility. He graduated Chester High school in 1953, and attended Temple University, studying art and architecture, after serving for seven years in the United States Air Force. He worked in the Construction Industry after his honorable discharge, and then became a lithographer for RK Graphics in Bryn Mawr, PA. After...

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Naomi E. Biddle

Naomi E. Biddle -2014

Naomi E. Biddle, age 86, of New Castle, DE went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 20, 2014, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Wilmington, DE, she was the daughter of the late John and Etta Saunders. Naomi was a wonderful wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother. She loved spending time with her family, especially during the holidays. She captured fond memories of family gatherings and events through her writings and...

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John A. "Jack" Buckley, Jr. -2014

John A. "Jack" Buckley, Jr., age 64, of Wilmington, DE was called home on July 17, 2014. Jack retired from Pepsi after 30 years of service. He was member of the Claymont Fire Company for 47 years, where he achieved his life active membership and was a past officer. During that time, he also worked with children in the Delaware Fire Setters Program. He loved to fish and golf, but his greatest love was spending time with his family. He...

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Mary Gooding

Mary Gooding -2014

Mary Gooding, age 86, of Claymont, DE passed away Saturday, July 12, 2014 at ManorCare, Foulk Road, Wilmington, DE. Mary attended Bancroft School and graduated from P.S. DuPont High School, where she had 12 years of perfect attendance. Mary was a homemaker and a talented artist. She enjoyed crossword puzzles and cryptograms. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence H. Gooding and her son, Lawrence J. Gooding. She is survived...

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Marjorie E. "Schneider" Rhodes -2014

Marjorie E. Schneider Rhodes, age 84, of Wilmington, DE passed away suddenly on Wednesday, July 9, 2014, in Wilmington Hospital, surrounded by three of her children, Sandra Rydel, Robert "Butch" Schneider and wife Marie, Joyce Macielag, and oldest granddaughter Tracy Turner. Marjorie's other two children, Richard Schneider and Connie Schneider, reside in St. Petersburg, FL, and two step children, Richard Rhodes and family of Virginia Beach,...

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Henry Charles Boyce -2014

Henry Charles Boyce, age 74, of Newark, DE, formerly of Hazlet, NJ died on June 16, 2014. Mr. Boyce retired from the Hazlet Post Office and was a Vietnam Veteran. He is survived by his wife, Sandra Shealy Boyce, of Newark, DE; his son, Henry Charles Boyce Jr. and his wife Angelique, of Newark, DE; his daughter, Rebecca Boyce Petry and her husband Glenn, of Jackson, NJ: his granddaughter, Kristina Messinger, of Jackson, NJ; his grandsons,...

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Wayne J. Cake, Sr. -2014

Wayne J. Cake, Sr., 46, of New Castle, DE passed away suddenly on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at the Christiana Hospital, Newark DE. Wayne was employed for 20 years with Crowell in Newport, DE where he worked as a Lead Printer and Coater 2 & 3 Operator. He is survived by his wife, Anne M.; daughters, Crystal and Amanda Cake; sons, Wayne J. Cake, Jr. and Michael Cake; 4 grandchildren; mother, Joan Cake; sister, Cheri Lawruk; and his brother,...

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Catherine M. Young -2014

Catherine M. Young, 89, passed away on Saturday, June 28, 2014 at the home of her son and daughter in law. Born in Philadelphia, PA, she was a long time resident of New Castle, DE. Catherine was a member of Asbury United Methodist Church and Holloway Terrace Ladies Auxiliary. She enjoyed fishing, crabbing, camping and her many trips with the Delawarr Senior Center. She was predeceased by her husband, Donald H. Young, Sr.; daughter,...

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Betty Louise Trout

Betty Louise Trout -2014

Betty Trout, 83, of Wilmington, DE died July 2nd, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Betty was born in Jonestown, PA. She graduated from Chester H.S. in 1949. She was a homemaker for many years before working for Silverside Elementary as a playground aide, and later worked in the cafeteria for the Brandywine School District. She was a loving mother, Nana, and friend to many. Betty was an avid bingo player, loved painting ceramics, shopping...

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Thomas G. Nowak, Sr. -2014

Thomas G. Nowak Sr. age 68, passed away at Paoli Hospital after a short illness on Monday, June 30, 2014. Born in Wilmington, DE to the late Edward and Helen Nowak, he attended Salesianum School and graduated from Wilmington, High School and attended the University of Delaware. Tom retired from Norfolk Southern with 30 years of service in the capacity of Locomotive Engineer. His railroad career started with the Pennsylvania Railroad,...

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Winifred E. "Winnie"  Hill

Winifred E. "Winnie" Hill -2014

Winifred F. Hill "Winnie" of Claymont, DE, 63, passed away at home on June 11, 2014 after waging a courageous 3 year battle against ovarian cancer. Winnie was a lifelong resident of Delaware and was a graduate of Claymont High School. She worked in the retail and food service industries. In retail, she was a long-time employee of Woolworths. She also worked for local catering companies: Brandywine Valley Catering, Brandywine Terrace; and,...

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Doris Marion Page

Doris Marion Page -2014

Doris passed away peacefully on June 15, 2014 at Shipley Manor Nursing Home. Doris was the daughter of Henry G. and Marion A. Herman. She was born on March 6, 1929 in Brooklyn, NY. She had a Bachelor of Arts degree from Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs. Doris married Courtenay K. Page on Sept. 9, 1950 and moved to Delaware in 1956. She was a very active member of Church of the Ascension in Claymont for many years, including the senior...

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Dorothea R. Edwards -2014

Dorothea R. Edwards, 86, of Winnabow, NC, and formerly of New Castle, DE, died May 12, 2014 of complications from lung cancer. Mrs. Edwards was a secretary with the Du Pont Company for 38 years, retiring in 1984. After retirement, she enjoyed various volunteer activities as well as knitting, quilting, gardening and making the best jams in the world. She was an avid Bridge Player. She loved reading and doing the daily crossword puzzles. She...

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Bertha May Goff Trent -2014

Mrs. Bertha May Goff Trent, 78, of Reidsville, NC, formerly of New Castle, DE passed away Thursday, May 29th, 2014. Mrs. Trent was born in 1936 in New Castle, DE to the late Charles and Virginia Johnson Goff. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. Bertha enjoyed knitting and ceramics in earlier years. She was a dedicated wife and loved her husband dearly. She was preceded in death by her husband of forty-four years, Clarence E. ...

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Betty P. Houchins -2014

Betty P. Houchins, age 75, of Middletown, DE, formerly of Smyrna, DE, passed away Saturday, May 31, 2014 in Christiana Hospital. Betty was born in New Castle, DE, the daughter of the late George P. and Florence H. (Veal) Layton. She was a homemaker. Betty enjoyed sitting outside surrounded by loved ones, reading braille books and loved her country music. She is survived by her daughters, Valerie Sheets (Patrick Sr.), Candy Cook (Michael...

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Chrystal (Spear) Maiello

Chrystal (Spear) Maiello -2014

Chrystal (Spear) Maiello, 58, of Rehoboth Beach, DE and formerly of Salisbury, MD died May 26, 2014. Chrystal attended Christiana High School in Newark, DE and Goldey Beacom College. She was employed by GNC for many years. Chrystal was a former member of Allen Memorial Church in Salisbury, MD. She had a kind and giving heart and was always there with a gift for those people who had been kind to her. Her faith in God was unshakable even in...

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Nicholas R. Schwartz

Nicholas R. Schwartz -2014

We lost a beautiful person, Nicholas R. Schwartz, who left this world too early on the 24th of May, 2014 at 35 years of age. Nicholas has lived with his family in the Wilmington/Claymont area most of his life, and attended Mount Pleasant High School. After school, Nicholas worked in various restaurant roles in the Wilmington area, but he really loved his job the past five years working as a landscaper. Nicholas enjoyed many hobbies...

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Emily M.  Anderson-Forestieri

Emily M. Anderson-Forestieri -2014

Emily Anderson Forestieri, age 96, of The Antonian, Wilmington, DE, formerly of New Castle, DE passed away peacefully on Tuesday, May 20, 2014 at her home. Born in Elkton, MD, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Mary McCool. Emily worked as a bookkeeper with several local businesses. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star of Delaware, Caesar Rodney Chapter #8 in New Castle, serving as a past Worthy Matron, she was a long...

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Thomas Michael MacNamara

Thomas Michael MacNamara -2014

Thomas Michael MacNamara, age 27, of Claymont, DE passed away suddenly at home, Thursday, May 15, 2014 and is now resting in the comforting arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. Thomas loved spending time with his family and always looked forward to his trips to Georgia, where he loved to fish and sit around the campfire. Left behind to cherish his memory are his parents, James and Jill MacNamara, his maternal grandparents, Rev. Joseph...

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Helen M. Leach -2014

Helen M. Leach, age 94, of New Castle, DE passed away Tuesday, April 29, 2014 at Christiana Hospital. Helen graduated from William Penn High School, were she loved playing on the basketball team. She was a foreman at the DuPont Company for over 30 years. She loved the Delaware River, crabbing, Dover Downs and was a patroness to the John G. Leach School. Helen was predeceased by her husband, Benjamin Leach; her parents, Ernest and Annie...

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Edward N. Cahill -2014

Edward N. Cahill of Claymont, DE, age 91 passed away peacefully at home on April 27, 2014. He was born and raised in New York City and was a Mechanical Engineering graduate from Pratt Institute of Technology. During World War II, Ed served four years as a Sergeant in the 77th Infantry Division in the Pacific combat area. He participated in assault landings in Guam, Leyte, Ie Shima, Kerama Retto, Okinawa and Cebu, P.I. and was with the first...

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Mark Christopher Jesse Page, Sr.

Mark Christopher Jesse Page, Sr. -2014

Mark Page, age 35, of Wilmington, DE passed away unexpectedly, surrounded by his family on April 15, 2014. Mark was a loving husband, father, son and brother. He loved Firefighting and was a current member of Five Points Fire Co. He loved watching NASCAR and wrestling with his father and brothers. He loved to do different activities with his children and he loved all of his children dearly. He was always smiling and loved to joke around and...

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Thomas Robert Brazinski, Jr. -2014

Thomas R. Brazinski, Jr., age 51, of Claymont, DE passed away April 14, 2014. Thomas was a graduate of Claymont High School and was employed by Steel Suppliers for 15 years. He was an avid fan of the Flyers, Eagles and Phillies. Thomas was preceded in death by his parents, Joy I. and Thomas R. Brazinski, Sr. He will be lovingly remembered by his sisters, Sue Quinney (Tom), Nancy Brazinski (Rick), Lorraine Brazinski, Sandy McWilliams ...

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Angelina T. "Linda" Gallagher

Angelina T. "Linda" Gallagher -2014

Angelina T. Gallagher, age 79, of Newark, DE passed away on April 12, 2014 surrounded by her family . Angelina was born in 1934 in Wilmington, DE, to the late Battista and Giovanna "Jennie" Turcol, both of whom emigrated from Italy. Angelina is predeceased by her husband, Colonel Paul J. Gallagher, Sr., and her youngest son, Mark C. Gallagher. Angelina was a devout catholic, a devoted wife and a loving mother, grandmother, great...

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