Edward J. Twohig

Edward J. Twohig of Newark, Del. Edward J. Twohig, 73, of Newark, Del., passed away suddenly on Saturday, Nov. 10, 2012. Born in West Grove on Nov. 15, 1938, he was the son of John Edward Twohig and Katharine Marie Moynihan. Ed was honorably discharged from the U.S. Army in Oct. 1967. He retired from the Chrysler Corporation in 1995 after 35 years of service. For the past 15 years, Ed worked for Enterprise Rent-A-Car. Ed will be dearly missed by his wife of 48 years, Donna Lee (Kinley), son Mark Twohig of Kennett Square, daughter and son-in-law Kathleen and Raymond Hamelin of Newark, Del., and granddaughters, Katie and Jacquie Hamelin. Ed was predeceased by his sister, Anne Brewer, brothers James Twohig and William J. Twohig and his sister, Margaret Patricia Twohig. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 16, at Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Rd., Wilmington, DE 19808. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 17 at Holy Angels Church, 82 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE 19711. Burial immediately after Mass at St. Patrick's Cemetery in Kennett Square. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Holy Angels Church at the above address.

Published in The Daily Local on Nov. 16, 2012