Marcia C. Chilton, 72, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Audubon, Pa., passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Friday, Aug. 6, 2010, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del.
Chilton taught nursery school and was a member of the Ocean View Presbyterian Church and the Red Hat Society. She loved to travel, entertain, play bridge and go to the beach.
Chilton was preceded in death by her parents, Mark and Mildred (Ford) Cole. She is survived by her husband, Charles B. Chilton; two daughters, Suzanne Chilton of Wilmington, Del., and Carole Chilton of Claymont, Del.; a sister, Suzanne Yates of Aberdeen, Md.; two nephews, Marc Yates of Colorado Springs, Colo., and Andrew Yates of Bethesda, Md.; a niece, Paige Baldwin of Silver Spring, Md.; and two great-nieces, Megan Yates and Madisen Baldwin.
A funeral service was scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2010, and a graveside service was set for Thursday, Aug. 12, at the Spesutia Cemetery in Aberdeen, Md.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Chilton’s name to the Delaware Hospice Center; 100 Patriots Way; Milford, Del. 19963.