Katherine E. (Fleetwood) Vickery, 92, passed away peacefully, with family by her side, on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, at Cadia Rehabilitation Renaissance in Millsboro, Del. She was born in Seaford, Del., to the late Charles C. Fleetwood and Mary (Watson) Fleetwood.
Vickery enjoyed reading, and especially writing. She loved writing about experiences she had growing up in Fleetwood Pond.
In addition to her parents, Vickery was preceded in death by her husband, Robert P. Vickery, and nine siblings. She is survived by her son, Rodney D. Vickery and his wife, Regina, of Elkton, Md.; her daughter, Robin L. White, and her fiancé, Wade Swafford, of Milton, Del.; four grandchildren, Cpl. Kevin Vickery of Savannah, Ga., Rebecca Vickery of Baltimore, Md., and Trevor R. Reed and A.J. White, both of Milton.
The family extended a special thank-you to the caregivers at Cadia Rehabilitation Renaissance for their outstanding care. Services were scheduled for Jan. 10, 2017, at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery South, Millsboro, Del. Condolences may be sent online at www.melsonfuneralservices.com.