WHITESVILLE—Barbara Nero, age 71, of Whitesville, DE. Passed away on Nov. 9, 2012 at Atlantic Shores in Millsboro.

Barbara was born in Laurel a daugher of the late Al and Eleanor Ruggiero Nero.

Barbara served our country in the United States Air Force for 4 years.

She was a graduate of Delmar Jr. Sr. High School and later Goldey Beacom College with a degree in Accounting. She also attended the University of Delaware. She was the owner of Nero Tax Service, and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Seaford.

Mrs. Nero is survived by her brothers, Richard Nero and wife Sue of Holt, Florida, and Larry Scott, Sr. and wife Bonnie of Delmar. A sister Diana Dean of Delmar. Her nieces, Tracy Nero Evans, Lisa Nero Porcelli and Dawn Allen. A Nephew, Larry Scott, Jr. Numerous great nieces, nephews, aunts, and cousins.

In addition to her parent, she is preceded in death by her daughter Holly Darrow, whom passed away in 1986.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Friday, November 16, 2012 at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Seaford, DE. At 11:00 am. The Father Rev. James MacDonald, CSSR. will officiate.

Contributions can be made to Compassionate Care Hospice 28467 Dupont Boulevard, Suite 6, Millsboro, DE 19966 or Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church 532 East Stein Highway Seaford, DE 19973.

Arrangements are in the care of the Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home Laurel, De. Online condolences can be made to the Nero Family by visiting,

Funeral Home

Hannigan-Short-Disharoon Funeral Home
700 West Street Laurel, DE 19956
(302) 875-3637

Published in The Daily Times on Nov. 14, 2012