Richard Alan Wooden, 60

Richard Alan Wooden, 60, of Millsboro, Del., passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 24, 2017, in Beebe Healthcare. He was born Oct. 10, 1956, in Mt. Holly, N.J., a son of Edward Wooden and Mildred Deal Wooden.

Wooden had lived in Delanco, N.J., and came to Delaware 16 years prior to his death. He had worked as a cement finisher in New Jersey before working for several years at Superfresh.

Wooden is survived by his mother, Mildred Wooden; three brothers, Michael, Kevin and Brian; three nephews; and a niece.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggested donations be made to the Tunnel Cancer Center; 18947 John J. Williams Hwy.; Ste. 101; Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971. Condolences may be sent online at