Irene F. Asper, 86


Irene F. Asper, 86, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2008, at the Atlantic Shores Nursing Home in Millsboro. She was a member of the Bethel United Methodist Church of Dagsboro and the Order of the Eastern Star, Ocean View Chapter.

Asper and her husband, Art, formerly owned and operated Art’s TV and Appliance Store in Millsboro and Paradise Produce in Dagsboro.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Janie (Fisher) Figgs, and husband, Arthur E. Asper.

She is survived by her son, George W. Adkins; grandson, George Barry Adkins; great-niece Jennifer Willey; great-nephew Jerry Figgs; and good friend, Myra Bare.
A funeral service was scheduled for Saturday, Nov. 1, at the chapel of Melson Funeral Home with burial in Dagsboro Redmens Memorial Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Asper’s memory to Bethel U.M. Church; P.O. Box 147; Dagsboro, DE; 19939.