Dorothy A. Norvell

Dorothy A. Norvell

Dorothy, age 73, of Selbyville, DE formerly of Wilmington, surrounded by her family, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, November 29, 2012.

Born in Wilmington, she graduated from Wilmington HS in 1957. She was a labor and delivery nurse at Christiana Hospital. Dorothy was a member of the Mill Creek Women's Auxiliary for 25 years. She was a beloved wife and devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother.

She is survived by her husband of 55 years, Paul F. Norvell, Sr.; 5 children, Paul F.,Jr., Deborah A. Mossop, Donna L. Collins, Diane K., Dawn Goffredo; 14 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Dorothy was preceded in death by her son Kenneth and 3 sisters.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, December 4, at 2pm, at the MCCRERY & HARRA FUNERAL HOME, 3710 Kirkwood Hwy, (at Duncan Rd), Wilmington where friends may call after 1pm. Burial will follow the service at Silverbrook Cemetery.

Published in The News Journal from Dec. 2 to Dec. 3, 2012