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Elizabeth M. (Finnegan) Castiglione Obituary
Elizabeth M. (Finnegan) Castiglione

AGE: 86 • Wilmington

Elizabeth M. "Betty" Castiglione of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, March 11, 2014. Born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, she was the daughter of the late James and Bertha Finnegan.

Betty graduated from John Bartram High School. She worked for Gimbels, General Electric, Folcroft School and lastly Rollins Truck Leasing for 32 years. After retiring, Betty volunteered at Christiana Hospital, Wilmington. She enjoyed gardening, going to the library, music and traveling.

Betty was preceded in death by her husband Jack Castiglione and her sister Joan McGrath.

She will be dearly missed by her son Stephen, Sr. (Marian), her daughters, Beth Sontowski (Larry), Cheryl Cycyk (Ed); grandchildren, Stephen, Jr., Josette, Timmy, Larry, Megan, Lauren, Kyle, Heather and Kelsey; great grandchildren, Brittany, Brett, Tori, McKenzie and Matthew; her brother, Jimmy Finnegan (Grace); her brother in law Jack McGrath; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The family would like to thank family and friends for all their love and support, Evergreen Alzheimer and Dementia Facility, Pat Wood and Compassionate Care.

Family and friends are invited to visit at CHANDLER FUNERAL HOMES, 2506 Concord Pike on Monday March 17, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 PM. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at St. Mary Magdalen Church, Sharpley Road & Concord Pike, on Tuesday March 18, 2014 at 11:00 AM.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 405 East Marsh Lane, Suite 4, Wilmington, DE 19804.

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Published in The News Journal from Mar. 15 to Mar. 17, 2014
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