Lorraine E. “Liz” Phelps, 75, of Frankford, Del., formerly of Baltimore, Md., passed away Monday, Oct. 20, 2008, in Christiana Hospital, Newark, Del. In her early years, she was a nurse and later became a florist and also a caterer.
Phelps was preceded in death by her parents, Elmer L. and Hazel V. Lewis Kirby; and her husband, Capt. Robert E. Phelps, USCG Ret. She is survived by a son, Joseph E. Bittner and his wife, Paula, of Frankford; a sister, Katherine Kirby; and two granddaughters, Michele and Crystal Bittner.
A funeral service was scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 25, 2008, with interment in Mariner’s Bethel Cemetery, Ocean View, Del.