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Douglas L. Emerson

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Douglas L. Emerson

AGE: 61 • Middletown

Douglas L. Emerson, age 61, of Middletown, DE, passed away Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Douglas was a 1974 William Penn graduate and 1978 Wilmington University graduate. He was a dedicated employee at Securitas DXC Technologies. He had previous careers as a business owner and in law enforcement. Douglas liked visiting the beach, reading, fishing, golfing, and playing games on

Douglas is survived by his son, Trevor Emerson; mother, Nancy Emerson; brothers, Donald Emerson, Jr. (Beverly) and David Emerson (Virginia); sister, Donna Asbury (Larry); and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins. He was preceded in death by his wife, Polly Wareham Emerson; and father, Donald Emerson, Sr.

A visitation will be held Tuesday, May 16, 2017 from 6-7 PM in the Strano & Feeley Family Funeral Home, 635 Churchmans Rd., Newark, DE 19702 followed by a service in celebration of Douglas's life at 7 PM. Burial will be private. The family wishes to thank the Christina Hospital ICU staff for the excellent care they gave Douglas. For directions or to send an online condolence visit

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Published in The News Journal from May 13 to May 15, 2017
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