Alice Adkins

Alice Faye Kunde Adkins

Laurel—Alice Faye Kunde Adkins, 66, of Laurel, passed away Tuesday, November 28, 2012 at the Delmar Nursing Home.

She was born September 24, 1946 in Delmar, a daughter of the late Howard and Faith Kunde.

Alice was a receptionist at the Methodist Manor House in Seaford for ten years. She loved to play cards with family and friends. Many who knew her called her "Mom Mom," she was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a wonderful cook and enjoyed holiday dinners with her family.

She is survived by her husband of 47 years, Paul F. Adkins; her children, Jeffrey Adkins (Donna) of Laurel, Sara Adkins of Laurel, and Eloise Massey (Raymond) of Seaford; grandchildren, Phillip, Jeffrey P., John, Russell, and Faith Adkins; step-grandchildren, Danielle Massey-Lewis, Dougie Short, and Daniel Odham; great-grandchildren, Liam Paul Adkins; step great-grandchildren, Jeremy Lewis, Morgan Massey and Daemean Westley; brothers, Howard Kunde, David Kunde (Joyce) and Daniel Kunde; sisters, Linda Perry and Rose Conaway.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a grandchild, Paul Kulley.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at the Short Funeral Home in Delmar. Family and friends may call on Monday evening from 7:00 to 8:30 p.m. and on Tuesday from 11:00 to 12:00. Pastor Dan Southern will officiate. Interment will follow the service at Springhill Memory Gardens in Hebron. A reception for family and friends will be held at the Delmar V.F.W. immediately following the interment.

Arrangements are in the care of Short Funeral Home. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting

Funeral Home

Short Funeral Home
13 E. Grove Street Delmar, DE 19940

Published in The Daily Times on Dec. 1, 2012