Michael Dennis Colgrove, 71


Michael Dennis “Mike” Colgrove, 71, of Dagsboro, Del., died on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2016. He was born in Indianapolis, Ind., son of the late Riley Kenneth Colgrove and Lucille (Piers) Colgrove.

Colgrove proudly served in the U.S. Navy and worked at the National Security Agency for 35 years.

He is survived by his wife, Carol A. (Woods) Colgrove; two daughters, Sarah J. Kinderman and her husband, Eric Kinderman, and Clare C. Hobson and her husband, John Peyton Hobson; four grandchildren, Caroline G. Hobson, Olivia P. Hobson, Xavi O. Kinderman and Zoe M. Kinderman; two brothers, Kenneth Colgrove and Steven Colgrove; and two sisters, Karen Griffin and Susan Bradford.

A visitation and Mass of Christian Burial were scheduled for Oct. 18, 2016, at St. Ann Catholic Church in Bethany Beach, Del., with the Rev. Ralph Castelow officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to The Society of St. Vincent de Paul of St. Ann Conference; 691 Garfield Pkwy.; Bethany Beach, DE 19930. Condolences may be sent online at www.bishophastingsfh.com.