Patricia Ellen Harmon, 68


Patricia Ellen Harmon, 68, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford after a courageous fight against cancer. She was employed by the Sussex County Government Administrative Offices as a deed clerk for 26 years until her retirement in 2006. She was a loving and devoted wife, mother and mom-mom. She took great pride in supporting and nurturing friends and family and never met a stranger. She cherished the time she spent with friends and family but treasured every moment with her husband, son and granddaughter. Mrs. Harmon attended the Israel United Methodist Church in Lewes.

Harmon was preceded in death by her father, Mannie Harmon. She is survived by her mother, Delema Harmon of Millsboro; her husband of 46 years, Clinton Harmon; a son, Chad Harmon and wife Sherrie, of Milton, Del.; a sister Marlene Harmon and husband Conrad Harmon, of Millsboro, Del.; one granddaughter, Kyla Harmon; Four step-grandsons, George, Cody, Cole, and Nicholas Jackson; two nieces, Karen Jackson and Michelle Hitchens; one nephew, Bryan Harmon; and many other nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Services will be held Tuesday, Nov. 17, at noon at the Watson Funeral Home, 211 S. Washington Street, Millsboro, Del., where friends may call Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday morning 11 a.m. to noon. Rev. Gary Meekins will officiate the services. Interment will be at the Israel U.M. Church Cemetery, Lewes. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to the Israel U.M. Church, c/o Anthony Street, Treasurer, P.O. Box 482, Nassau, DE 19969 in memory of Patricia Harmon.