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Donald E. Chudzik

AGE: 62 • Wilmington, Del.

Donald Edward Chudzik, age 62, of Wilmington, Delaware died suddenly on Sunday, March 13, 2016 peacefully at his home. He was born in Louisville, KY and spent the last 40 years living in Wilmington, Delaware.

Don received his Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice from Indiana State University. Don retired as a Lieutenant from the Department of Corrections in Delaware.

Don loved the Philadelphia Phillies and the Philadelphia Eagles. One of his favorite pastimes was attending games in Philadelphia and watching his favorite teams on TV. One of the highlights of his life was the Phillies World Series Championships in 1980 and 2008. He also followed Indiana University Basketball. Don was also an avid fisherman and chess player. He also loved to target shoot.

Recently he joined Facebook and reconnected with many of his high school friends. He was able to attend his nephew Michael Washburn and Siobhan Deis' wedding in May of 2015 and reconnect with all of his family.

Don is survived by his sisters, Candace Chudzik and Pamela Chudzik and his brother Brian. He is also survived by two nephews and a niece, Michael Washburn, his god son , and Justin Chudzik and Kate Chudzik.

A Memorial service will be held on Friday, March 18, 2016 at 11:00 AM at the Chandler Funeral Home, 7230 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707. A Visitation will be held prior to the service from 10:00 to 11:00 AM. Interment will be private.

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Published in The News Journal on Mar. 17, 2016
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