Eleanor Marie (Elliott) Ferrera
AGE: 82 • Wilmington, DE
Age 82, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Wednesday, March 6, 2014.
Micki was born in Brooklyn, NY the daughter of Winifred Henderson and David Elliott. She moved to Delaware when she was very young. She attended William Penn High School.
Micki married Nick Ferrera 58 years ago and was a homemaker. They were completely dedicated to each other for all those 58 years. She worked part-time at Everything but the Kitchen Sink in Hockessin for the past 27 years.
She certainly loved everyone and would tell them so. Micki loved to go to Delaware Park where she rarely lost, so she told Nick.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Nick Ferrera, who passed away in January 2014.
She truly enjoyed her special moments with her family and she had 5 beautiful grandchildren who she adored.
She will be dearly missed by her son Joe, wife (Toni) and their 2 girls, Gabrielle and Chrissy; her daughter, Lisa Childers of Florida and her husband ( John ) and their 3 children, Nicole, Ryan and Daniel.
Many thanks to the wonderful nurses and staff at the Christiana Hospital for their compassion and excellent care over the past 2 months.
A viewing will be held on Friday, March 14 from 5-7 pm at the Doherty Funeral Home, 3200 Limestone Road, Pike Creek. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Saturday, March 15 at 10:00 am at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road. Burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to a
To send condolences, visit: www.dohertyfh.com