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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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John "Bill" Crowther

John "Bill" Crowther -2014

John "Bill" Crowther, age 89, of Glen Mills, PA, formerly of Claymont, DE, passed away on April 4, 2014 at Riddle Memorial Hospital. Bill graduated from Newtown High School, PA in 1942 and entered the Navy in 1943. He served on a destroyer in WWII and was discharged in 1946. He went on to graduate from Millersville University with a BS degree in 1948 and New York University with a Masters degree in 1949. Bill taught Industrial Arts and...

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Julia R. Hession -2014

On April 10, 2014, Julia left behind happiness and memories and took with her the love of her family and friends. She passed away peacefully. Julia loved all living things, she disliked nothing and no one. She was kind, compassionate and forgiving, she held no grudges. Julia was a peacemaker. Marsha Hession and John P. and Penny Hession are blessed to call Julia their daughter and are heartbroken to announce her passing. Julia also...

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Kenneth M. Cabell, Sr.

Kenneth M. Cabell, Sr. -2014

Kenneth M. Cabell, Sr., 82, of New Castle, DE, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, March 29, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Kenneth proudly served his country in the U.S. Army, and went on to retire in 1994 from DuPont. He dearly loved his family, friends and neighbors and was a friend to all that he met. He enjoyed gardening, flea marketing and scraping and recycling metals. Kenneth is survived by his wife, Marion; son,...

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Albert J. Bosler, Sr. -2014

Albert J. Bosler, Sr., age 79, of Winterset Farms, Wilmington, DE died Thursday, March 20, 2014 at St Francis Hospital. Mr. Bosler retired from Huber Launch in Marcus Hook, PA. Prior to that he owned and operated Serv-Co, a heating and oil company. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, 4th Degree and he was a Sensei in Karate. He served in the Korean War for the U.S. Navy and after the war he was in the U.S. Merchant Marines. ...

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Richard E. "Dick" Vaughan -2014

Richard E. "Dick" Vaughan, age 84, of Claymont, DE, passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014. A graduate Of Claymont High School Class of 1947, he served in the U.S. Army then was discharged to begin a lifelong career with the United States Post Office, retiring as Postmaster of the Claymont Office. He is survived by his beloved wife of 62 years, Annabelle, their son, Richard (Karen) of Spray Beach, NJ, and three grandchildren. He is...

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Michael J. McCabe, Sr.

Michael J. McCabe, Sr. -2014

Michael J. McCabe, Sr., age 61, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on March 13, 2014 at Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, after a courageous battle with prostate cancer. Michael was born in 1952 in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was a graduate of Archmere Academy, where he was the State Long Jump Champion and excelled in baseball, basketball and track. Mike continued his studies at the University of Delaware, and then...

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Eleanor M. (Armstrong)  Gallagher

Eleanor M. (Armstrong) Gallagher -2014

Eleanor M. Gallagher, age 93,of Claymont, DE, passed peacefully, Sunday, March 9, 2014 at her residence in Forward Manor, Independent Living. Mrs. Gallagher was born in Philadelphia, PA and moved to the Wilmington area in 1953. She was a 1938 graduate of Hallahan Catholic Girls High School in Philadelphia, PA. During World War II she worked for the Army Service Forces in Philadelphia after graduating from Philadelphia Business School. She...

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Nancy J. Woznicki

Nancy J. Woznicki -2014

Nancy Woznicki a resident of Old New Castle, DE passed away peacefully on Tuesday evening, March 4, 2014 with her son, daughter and son-in-law by her side. Nancy, 65, was born in Wilmington, Delaware and spent her early childhood growing up in Marshallton. She attended John Dickinson High School and Delaware Tech. Nancy spent many years working in the fine jewelry business and was employed by Bailey, Banks & Biddle and J.E Caldwell & Company...

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Jean L. Cooper Weaver Poore -2014

Jean L. Poore, age 79, of Wilmington, DE passed away Sunday, March 2, 2014, peacefully, surrounded by her family. Jean was born in New Castle, DE and attended Wilmington High School. She was a homemaker most of her life in addition to holding various jobs in the area to help support the family. Jean was an avid shuffleboard player and a member of the Minquadale and Wilmington Manor Fire Companies Ladies Auxiliary for many years. She...

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Robert D. Harrison -2014

Robert D. Harrison, age 93, of New Castle, DE passed away Saturday, February 22, 2014. He proudly served his country in the US Army during WWII. Mr. Harrison was employed by the DuPont Company. He was preceded in death by his wife, Georgianna and two daughters. He is survived by his daughter, Diana Cienan and her husband, John of New Castle, DE; son, Robert D. Harrison, II; two brothers; and a host of nieces and nephews. A Funeral...

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Jack C. Cox, Sr. -2014

Jack C. Cox, Sr., age 82, of New Castle, DE passed away Monday, March 3, 2014 in his stepson's home in New Castle, DE, surrounded by his stepson and daughter-in-law. Born in Windrock, TN, he was the son of Hazel Cox and the late Elmer Cox. In his early years, he tended farm for his parents who had 100 acres. When Jack moved to New Jersey in the early 60's, he worked for Dupont for 36 years. He was a devoted husband to the late Delma ...

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Deborah L. (Snavely) Vaughn

Deborah L. (Snavely) Vaughn -2014

Deborah L. Vaughn, age 66, of Middletown, DE passed away peacefully on February 15, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Born in 1947 in Kennett Square, PA, Deborah was a loving and generous woman who always had a hand to lend or a shoulder to lean on and was eager to listen. Deborah had a feisty sense of humor and an adventurous spirit. She was a 1966 graduate of William Penn High School, New Castle, DE. Deborah spent her life caring for...

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Diane Marie Price -2014

Diane Marie Price, age 58, of Wilmington, DE, died February 12, 2014 at home. Diane was predeceased by her husband, Emil Price. She is survived by her daughter, Tanya Watts Pimer of New Castle, DE; her sons, Robert Hare of Wilmington, DE and Brandon Watts of Brookville, FL; her grandson, Brandon Dakota Watts of Brookville, FL; and her granddaughter, Brittany Watts of Riverview, FL. Family and friends are invited to attend a Memorial...

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Charles B. Durand, Sr.

Charles B. Durand, Sr. -2014

Charles B. Durand, Sr., age 90, of Smyrna, DE peacefully passed away at the home of his daughter, Charmaine Pardee of Harrington, DE on February 12, 2014. He was born in 1924 in Wilmington, DE to the late Charles A. Durand and Margaret Widenburg. He served proudly in the US Navy – WWII Pacific Theater, and the Coast Guard. He was a 32nd degree Mason, member of the Shriners, Police Rod and Gun Club, Moose, retired local IBEW #126, retired...

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June L. Farrow -2014

June L. Farrow, 92, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Friday, February 7, 2014 at her home. Born in Elkton, MD, she was the daughter of the late John L. Anderson, Sr. and Rachel Spratt Anderson. June and her husband William owned and operated the Christiana Diner and later worked as a waitress for many years at the Royal Diner in Wilmington. She loved gardening, going to Delaware Park and the time spent with her family. She was predeceased...

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Paul R. Scarborough II

Paul R. Scarborough II -2014

Artist Paul Scarborough, age 69, born in Wilmington, DE, of Claymont, DE, studio in Chadds Ford, PA, passed away Sunday, February 2, 2014 after his unsuccessful battle with melanoma. While his friends are many, his life was too short, the gentle giant gave more than he took ... His paintings reflected his thoughts, people, places, things he knew and loved, while the elusive, but always there, little red bird that flew round and about. ...

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Jennie E. Duffner -2014

Jennie Elizabeth Duffner, age 65, of Claymont, DE, formerly of Philadelphia, PA died January 25, 2014 at home. Jennie graduated from high school in 1965. She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree from Wilmington University in 2003. Jennie was employed in the banking industry for over 30 years. She worked at various banks including Philadelphia National Bank, First Card and Chase. Most recently, she worked at Harrah's in Chester, PA. She...

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Lyndhurst John Jones -2014

Lyndhurst John Jones, age 79, of Claymont, DE died Wednesday, January 29, 2014 at Wilmington Hospital. Mr. Jones graduated from Chester High School in 1953. He served 4 years in the US Navy and 4 years in the US Air Force. He was a member of Masonic Washington Lodge #1. He loved to travel and enjoyed photography. He is survived by his wife, Penny of Claymont; daughter and son-in-law, Lynne and Tony Reamer of Montgomery Township, PA;...

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Barbara Jean Robertson Oakes

Barbara Jean Robertson Oakes -2014

Barbara Jean Robertson Oakes, 84, of Wilmington, DE, formerly of Jamestown, NY, passed away on Friday, January 17, 2014. Born in Jamestown, NY, she was the daughter of the late Earl and Barbara Clayton Robertson. Barbara was a home maker who loved bowling, making crafts and visiting her money at Delaware Park, Atlantic City and Las Vegas. Barbara was predeceased by her husband John G. Oakes in 1981; son, William (Bill) Oakes in 1993;...

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Eva E. Krok

Eva E. Krok -2014

Eva E. Krok, 93, of Millsboro, DE formerly of Claymont, DE, passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2014 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Chester, PA, Eva had lived in Claymont for 30 years before moving to Millsboro, DE, 10 years ago to live closer to her family. She was a proud homemaker who enjoyed playing Bingo at Holy Rosary, bowling for St. Rose of Lima where she was also involved in the CYO. She loved going to the Casino's and...

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Samuel F. Pennell

Samuel F. Pennell -2014

Sam ("Popi") Pennell, Age 83 – New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, on Sunday, January 12, 2014. Born to George and Anna Pennell, Sam was born and raised in "The Baldton" New Castle, DE and lived his entire life in his beloved New Castle. Sam graduated from William Penn High School in 1949, served in the United States Navy from January 1951 to November 1954 and worked at General Motors, B.F. Shaw, ICI Americas...

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Virginia Biddle Furman

Virginia Biddle Furman -2014

Virginia Biddle Furman Virginia B. Furman, age 96 of Claymont, DE died peacefully on January 1, 2014. Born in Wilmington, DE in July of 1917, she was the daughter of the late David and Victorine Hackett Biddle. Virginia lived in Rolling Park, Claymont from 1949 to 2012, when she moved to Forwood Manor, where she received kind and caring assistance from the devoted staff. All her life Virginia loved animals and over the years she shared...

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