Arthur E. "Art" Stevenson

Arthur "Art" E. Stevenson

AGE: 84 • Wilmington

Arthur "Art" E. Stevenson, 84, of Wilmington, DE died peacefully at home on January 10, 2014. Born in Philadelphia, PA, he resided for over 50 years in the Arden section of Wilmington, DE. A retired Draftsman for Bell Telephone/Verizon, Art was a devout catholic and a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church. In 2009 he received from the Diocese of Wilmington the "Order of Merit" presented by Bishop Malooly. He was also a longtime member of Pioneers Retirement Association.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Arthur E. and Catherine Harte Stevenson and is survived by his wife of 13 years, Mary D. Stevenson, stepson, David C. Harding of Bear, DE, brother-in-law, Alfred (Carol) Ribeiro, nieces, Judy (Marty) Walsh, Peggy (Skip) Corey, Dianne (John) Haberle, Barbara (Larry) Davis, nephew, James (Marie) Stevenson and best friend, Donald Crouch.

Funeral Litugy on Monday, 10:00AM at the Pagano Funeral Home, 3711 Foulk Rd., Garnet Valley, Pa. where friends may call from 9:00-10:00AM. Interment Private. In lieu of flowers donations in his memory may be made to The Wildlife Center of Virginia, P.O. Box 1557, Waynesboro, VA 22980. Online condolences may be made by visiting

Funeral Home

Pagano Funeral Home
3711 Foulk Rd Garnet Valley, PA 19060
(610) 485-6200

Published in The News Journal on Feb. 13, 2014