AGE: 84 • Wilmington
Mary Ellen Buckalew (nee Miller), died suddenly on May 10th, 2014.
Mary Ellen graduated from P.S. DuPont High School in 1948. After graduation, she went to work for Continental Life Insurance Co., her only job, and retired in 1998. Mary Ellen was an avid reader and loved traveling, especially to Florida.
Mary Ellen is survived by her husband of 58 years, Norman A.; her daughter, Ellen Virginia Oboryshko, and her husband, James; her granddaughters, Magen Lynn and Holly Beth; and her great grandson, Logan James Oboryshko.
A viewing will be held on Wednesday, May 14th, from 6 PM to 7:30 PM in the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19808, where a Celebration of Mary Ellen's life will begin at 7:30 PM. Interment will be held on Thursday, May 15th, at 1 PM at Silverbrook Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to
, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-9959.
For online condolences: www.mccreryandharra.com