Knowles Henry Hovington Sr., 85, of Millsboro, Del., departed this life on Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010, at Atlantic Shores Rehabilitation and Health Care Center. Hovington served his country as a United States Army soldier in World War II.
He was preceded in death by his parents, George Hovington and Edith White-Hovington; wife, Mabel; and a daughter, Connie Ellis. He leaves to cherish his memories, two sisters, Edith Bethel and Frances Crawford of Dover; three daughters, Madge Knox of Willingboro, N.J., Carol Dennis of Millsboro, Del., and Mabel Warren of Milford, Del.; 20 grandchildren; 43 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and a host of nephews, nieces, relatives and friends.
A funeral service was scheduled for Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010 with interment in Old Field Cemetery in Millsboro, Del.