Robert D. Souffie, 86, of Wilmington, DE, formerly of Millersville, died December 28.
He was a graduate of Boston College and received his PhD in Chemistry from The University of Notre Dame
. Bob worked for the DuPont Company for nearly 50 years. He was a member of the DuPont Country Club, where he was known as an excellent golfer.
Robert is survived by his son and daughter-in-law, Bob and Patty Souffie of Wilmington; daughter, Diane Souffie of Millersville; grandchildren, Sean and Susan Souffie of Philadelphia, Tara Souffie of Wilmington, Kelly and Andy Knapp of Haddonfield, NJ, and R. David Souffie of Newark, DE; great-grandchildren, Maddie and Jack Sutton, of Wilmington, Henry Souffie, of Philadelphia, PA and Josephine Knapp of Haddonfield, NJ.
A Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, January 4, at St. Mary Magdalen Church, 7 Sharpley Rd., Wilmington, DE, where family and friends may call beginning at 10:30 a.m.
Kindly omit flowers.
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