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Sunday, November 14, 2021
James George Aftosmis
James George Aftosmis passed away on Thursday, Nov. 11, at the age of 85. While he always intended to live a short, fat life, rather than a long, skinny one, he managed to live a long, fat life. Born in New London, Conn., and then a resident for more than 50 years of Newark, Del.... Read More
R.T. Foard & Jones, Inc. - Newark
Published in Newark Post on Nov. 14, 2021.
Wednesday, November 10, 2021
Elisabeth Osborne Curtis
Elisabeth Osborne Curtis died 11/5/2021. Born in 1939 in Alexandria, Egypt, Elisabeth spent her life surrounded by music, books, a love for language, and an appreciation for proper grammar. She graduated from Carleton College in 1961 and moved to Newark, DE in 1970 where she helped... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Nov. 10, 2021.
Thursday, October 28, 2021
Michael Jeffrey Meyer Junior
Michael Jeffrey Meyer, Jr, 42, born in Bridgeton New Jersey. Michael resided in Newark, Delaware most of his life. He loved baseball and knew statistics going back decades that most people could never hope to retain. He enjoyed collecting baseball cards and finding those fun glitches... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Oct. 28, 2021.
Jean Helen Quirk
Jean Helen Quirk, age 85, of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, October 25, 2021. A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am to 11:00 am on Friday, November 5, 2021, at Holy Family R.C. Church, 15 Gender Road, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will be... Read More
Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory - Newark
Published in Newark Post on Oct. 28, 2021.
Wednesday, October 13, 2021
John J. Beer
John J. Beer, 94, died quietly on October 2nd, 2021 at the Kendal retirement community. John lived in Newark for 41 years, where he and his wife Fran raised their four children. He taught History at the University of Delaware, was a founding member of Newark Friends Meeting (Quakers)... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Oct. 13, 2021.
Monday, September 27, 2021
Sharon Ruth Hughes (Johnson)
Sharon Ruth (Johnson) Hughes, age 68, of Newark, Delaware, passed away suddenly on Saturday, September 25, 2021 at Christiana Hospital in Newark, DE. Sharon was a councilwoman for the city of Newark, representing district 2 for nearly 3 years. She worked tirelessly for the people... Read More
Grieco Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc.
Published in Newark Post on Sep. 27, 2021.
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Robert "Bob" Hawthorne Jr.
Robert (Bob) Hawthorne, Jr., age 91, passed away on September 8, 2021. Robert was in the Korean War, and served in the Company A 728th Tank Battalion 1952 to 1954. Bob was born in Ogletown, DE, the son of the late Robert and Mildred (Downes) Hawthorne. Bob was a life time resident... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Sep. 15, 2021.
Sunday, July 25, 2021
Paul Allen Scheer
Paul Allen Scheer passed away peacefully 6/12/21 at the age of 76. Paul had a passion for helping others. His volunteer work with Heartland Hospice, the Ministry of Caring and others was his greatest joy in life. He is known for his quick wit, infectious smile and kind and compassionate... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Jul. 25, 2021.
Friday, July 2, 2021
Francis J. "Frank" Quirk
Francis J. "Frank" Quirk, age 88, of Newark, DE, passed away on Saturday, June 26, 2021. A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:30 am to 11:30 am on Thursday, July 15, 2021, at Holy Family R.C. Church, 15 Gender Road, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial... Read More
Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory - Newark
Published in Newark Post on Jul. 2, 2021.
Monday, June 28, 2021
Johnny Dotson Jr.
Johnny Dotson, Jr. age 54 on Lebanon, TN died Sunday, June 13, 2021 in Newark, DE. Born July 14, 1966 in Maryville, TN, Johnny was Director of Field Operations for Standard Pipe Services. Johnny is survived by his wife, Regina Cassetty Dotson; son, Justin Dotson; stepson, Chris West... Read More
Hunter Funeral Home - Watertown
Published in Newark Post on Jun. 28, 2021.
Tuesday, May 25, 2021
Sarah "Sally" Reidinger (Reed)
Sarah (Sally) Reidinger of Chestertown, MD entered into larger life on May 20, 2021 at Heron Point Chestertown, MD. She was 97. Sally was born in Ithaca, NY on April 14, 1924, the daughter of the late Hugh Daniel and Madeline Church Reed. She was a graduate of Ithaca High School class... Read More
Fellows, Helfenbein & Newnam Funeral Home
Published in Newark Post on May 25, 2021.
Wednesday, May 5, 2021
Judith Valerie Smith (Tree)
Judith Valerie Tree Smith, 85, passed away peacefully on April 22, 2021, with her children by her side. She struggled with Alzheimer's for the last three years after living a very healthy life. In her final years, Judith resided at Somerford Place in Newark, where she received excellent... Read More
Published in Newark Post on May 5, 2021.
Monday, April 26, 2021
Grace R. Owen
Grace Carmlette (Richardson) Owen was born to William Winfree and Gracelyn Arline (Driscoll) Richardson on September 17, 1922 in Barhamsville, Virginia. She had 5 siblings: William Winfree,Jr., John Avery, and Anne Bernice Monacell pre-deceased her; Frank Raymond and Gary Meade are... Read More
R.T. Foard & Jones, Inc. - Newark
Published in Newark Post on Apr. 26, 2021.
Wednesday, March 31, 2021
Frances Nicholson Beer
Frances Nicholson Beer, 90, died on March 25th, 2021, in Kennett Square, PA, of a brief illness. Fran attended Media (PA) Friends School, Westtown School, and Earlham College, where she met her husband, John. They married in August 1951, living in six places during their early years... Read More
Published in Newark Post on Mar. 31, 2021.
Tuesday, March 9, 2021
Jones Woodfin Purcell Jr.
Jones Woodfin Purcell, age 65 of Elkton, MD passed away on February 23, 2021. Jones was predeceased by his parents, Captain Jones Woodfin Purcell "Woody" and Margaret "Peggy" Tribble Purcell. He is survived by his sister, Catherine Purcell Johnson (Stephen); niece, Margaret Jacobs... Read More
J. Henry Stuhr Downtown Chapel
Published in Newark Post on Mar. 9, 2021.
Friday, January 29, 2021
Mary Garrett Brown
Mary Garrett Brown (Mert) entered into Heaven to be with her beloved husband Jacob in the early morning hours of January 23, 2021. Mert was surrounded by the love, thoughts, and prayers of her family and friends at the time of her passing. Mary was 96 years young and resided at Spring... Read More
Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory - Newark
Published in Newark Post on Jan. 29, 2021.
Sunday, January 3, 2021
Richard Frederick Gays
Richard Frederick Gays, age 76, of Newark, DE, passed away gently in the early morning of Friday, December 25, 2020, from complications of Alzheimers, wrapped in the love of his family and friends. "Santa needed a wingman and Richard naturally was the first to volunteer", suggested... Read More
Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory - Newark
Published in Newark Post on Jan. 3, 2021.
Dr. Paul Henry Sammelwitz
Dr. Paul Henry Sammelwitz passed away peacefully on January 1, 2021 after a brief illness. Paul was born in Buffalo, NY on March 13, 1933 to the late Frederick and Elsie (Blum) Sammelwitz. He grew up as the younger brother to three older sisters. Paul spent many summers at his relative's... Read More
Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory - New Castle
Published in Newark Post from Jan. 2 to Jan. 3, 2021.
Monday, December 28, 2020
Betty Skripps (Sullivan)
Elizabeth "Betty" S. Skripps, 95, devoted wife of almost 75 years to the late Thomas L. Skripps, went to be with her Lord and Savior surrounded by family on Thursday, December 24, 2020. Condolences may be left for the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com. Read More
Published in Newark Post from Dec. 24 to Dec. 28, 2020.
Monday, December 21, 2020
James E. "Jimmy" Flynn
James E. "Jimmy" Flynn, beloved father, grandfather, friend and coach, passed away peacefully of natural causes in the comfort of family on December 17, 2020. A man who cherished his faith and his family, Jimmy was 87. Born one of nine children in Pittsburgh on April 5, 1933, he was... Read More
R.T. Foard Funeral Home, P.A. - Rising Sun
Published in Newark Post on Dec. 21, 2020.
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