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Elinor W. Poole

Elinor W. Poole, 98, of Wilmington, DE passed away on October 11, 2015. Mrs. Poole was the daughter of the late Charles W. and Florence (Woolsey) Wood. She was a member of the O.E.S Five Points Chapter, where she had served as past Matron, and Job's Daughter's. She was also a member of Mashallton United Methodist Church.

She was predeceased by her first husband Lawrence Donahoe, second husband Raymond Poole and sister Gladys McBride. Elinor is survived by her children, Kenneth Donahoe (Elizabeth) of Wilmington, DE, Barbara MacDonald (Ed), of New Castle, DE, Kay Wykpisz (John) of Lewes, DE and step son, John Poole (Renie) of Colorado; sister Betty Veazey of Seaford, DE; 8 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 8 great great grandchildren.

A viewing will be held on Thursday October 15 from 10-11am with a service to follow at 11am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington, DE 19808. Burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery, Wilmington. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to a . To send messages of condolence visit

Published in The News Journal on Oct. 12, 2015
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