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Evelyn J. McCoy

AGE: 92 • Wilmington

Evelyn McCoy, 92, of Wilmington, died on Monday, May 9, 2016 at the Kentmere Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Wilmington. Born and raised in Milford, Delaware, she graduated from Milford High School and worked as a hair dresser for many years. She enjoyed Wii Bowling and loved to play Bingo while a resident of Ingleside, where she resided for a number of years. She was an active member and parishioner of Grace United Methodist Church of Wilmington. She enjoyed antiquing with Doug Lovett and his wife Barbara and always insisted on stopping for ice cream on the way home.

Evelyn is predeceased by her parents, J. Leonard and Laura Jones Abbott and by her best friend and cousin, Marjorie Lovett. Surviving are her cousins, Doug (Barbara) Lovett, Paul and Jim Lovett and Donna Benge.

A funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at 10:00AM at the Chandler Funeral Home, 7230 Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE 19707. Burial to follow at Gracelawn Memorial Park in New Castle. Friends may call on Saturday from 9:00AM-10:00AM at the funeral home.

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Published in The News Journal on May 13, 2016
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