Margaret Ellen Hughes
Margaret Ellen Hughes, age 87, of Lewes, DE, passed away on Monday, September 30, 2013 at Beebe Medical Center. She was born in Wilmington, DE, on October 16, 1925, the daughter of the late Harry E. Wilhelm and Orah R. Bradley. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, William R. Hughes, two sons, Daniel E. and David E. Hughes, and a brother, Raymond B. Wilhelm.
Peggy was a Registered Nurse and a homemaker. She enjoyed reading and was an avid gardener. She loved her "special" time with her grandchildren and never missed an opportunity to be with them. She will be forever in their hearts.
She will be sadly missed by her son, William R. Hughes, Jr., of Lewes, DE, his wife, Pamela, and their son, Liam who dearly loved his "Mom-Mom." In addition to Liam, she leaves behind beloved grandchildren, Jennifer Hughes of Elizabethtown, PA and Jeffrey Hughes of Williamsport, PA. She is also survived by daughters-in-law, Donalee Hughes of Elizabethtown, PA and Brenda Hughes of Ponte Vedra, FL.
Funeral services will be private. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to the Beebe School of Nursing, 424 Savannah Road, Lewes, DE 19958. Please visit their Life Memorial and sign the online guest registry at www.parsellfuneralhomes.com