Catherine V. Baxter

Catherine V. Baxter

AGE: 91 • Wilmington

Catherine V. Mahoney Baxter, 91, of Wilmington, DE passed away at home with her family by her side on February 19, 2014.

She lived a long and happy life.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles L. Baxter, Sr; her daughters, Patricia Ann Baxter and Eileen Baxter Diorio, her son, Charles L Baxter, Jr; two brothers, John F. Mahoney, Jr and Joseph Mahoney and a sister, Geraldine Mahoney.

She is survived by her son, Thomas Baxter (Kathy) of Newark, DE, her daughters, Kathleen Krankowski (Ed) of Fredericksburg, PA, Maureen Smith (Don) of Indianapolis, IN and Corrine Nickle of Wilmington, DE, ten grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.

Friends may visit with the family at the Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Rd., Pike Creek on Sunday, February 23 from 3-5pm. Eulogy will be held by Don Smith and Abe Diorio

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at St John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Rd., Wilmington on Monday, February 24 at 10 am. Burial will be in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Hwy., Wilmington, DE.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to Compassionate Care Hospice at the St Francis Hospital, 701 N. Clayton St., Wilmington, DE. 19805.

To send condolences, visit:

302 999 8277

Funeral Home

Doherty Funeral Homes - Pike Creek
3200 Limestone Road Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 999-8277

Published in The News Journal from Feb. 21 to Feb. 22, 2014