Kathleen L. Hontz

Kathleen L. Hontz

AGE: 63 • New Castle

Passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, June 17, 2014 surrounded by her family.

Born in Wilmington, Kathleen was the daughter of the late Eileen M. (McAllister) and George J. Horn, Jr. She was a graduate of Dickinson High School. She worked for the Christina School District caring for students with special needs.

She will be dearly missed by her husband of 43 years, Gordon P. Hontz; her sons, Matthew P. and his companion Stephanie and John S. and his companion Kim, all of New Castle; three grandchildren, Samantha, Ashley and John Jr.; and her brother, George J. Horn III and his wife Betty of Wilmington.

Friends and family are invited to visitation on Monday, June 23rd between 11:30 AM and 12:30 PM at Mealey Funeral Home, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington. Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 1 PM at St. John the Beloved Church, 907 Milltown Road, Wilmington. Interment will be at 2:30 PM, following Mass, at Silverbrook Cemetery, 3300 Lancaster Avenue, Wilmington.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to either the Labrador Life Line, 6 North Street, Cos Cob, CT 06807 or the Tobin Foundation, 1704 Augustine Cut-Off, Wilmington DE 19803. MealeyFuneralHomes.com (302) 652-5913

Funeral Home

Mealey Funeral Homes & Crematory
2509 Limestone Rd Wilmington, DE 19808
(302) 652-5913

Published in The News Journal from June 20 to June 22, 2014