Services
Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home - Delaware City
214 Clinton Street
Delaware City, DE 19706
(302) 834-4524
Resources
More Obituaries for Stephen Huckleberry"Huck"
Looking for an obituary for a different person with this name?

Dr. Stephen David Huckleberry"Huck"


1948 - 2016 Obituary Condolences
Dr.  Stephen David Huckleberry"Huck" Obituary
Dr. Stephen David Huckleberry

"Huck"

AGE: 67 • Newark

Dr. Stephen David Huckleberry, age 67, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully at home while surrounded by his family on Sunday, August 21, 2016.

Born in Metropolis, IL on December 15, 1948, Dr. Huckleberry was a son of the late George L. and Phyllis Huckleberry. A proud veteran of the U.S. Navy, he was a pharmacist with the VA. Medical Center in Elsmere, retiring after 35 years of dedicated service.

An avid Auburn football fan, he looked forward to cheering on the Tigers each season. Dr. Huckleberry enjoyed fishing, gardening, reading, and listening to music. Dr. Huckleberry loved buying and selling antiques at local auctions with his family. Above all else, Dr. Huckleberry was a loving and devoted husband, father, brother and grandfather who was happiest in the company of his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Janet; children, George Dow of Ft. Myers, FL, Sarah Beth of Newark and Margaret Ann and her husband, Robert of Newark; sister, Barbara of Metropolis, IL; brother, Ronald and his wife, Rhonda of Metropolis, IL; niece, Jennifer; and grandson, Stephen Robert.

A memorial service will be held at 5:30 PM on Monday, August 29, 2016 at the First Presbyterian Church of Newark, 292 W. Main Street, Newark, DE 19711. Interment will be held privately in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Dr. Huckleberry's memory may be made to the First Presbyterian Church of Newark, c/o the Dinanga Scholarship Fund, at the address listed above.

To sign guest book, visit

spicermullikin.com

SPICER-MULLIKIN

FUNERAL HOMES

& CREMATORY

302-328-2213
Published in The News Journal on Aug. 26, 2016
Read More
More Information
Planning Guide
Send Me a Planning Guide
Free funeral planning guide compliments of Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home - Delaware City