Gayle Derrickson-Steele, 60


Gayle Derrickson-Steele, 60, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Saturday, March 1, 2008, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center, Salisbury, Md. She was a medical transcriptionist at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Seaford, Del. She attended the Millville United Methodist Church, Millville, Del. She enjoyed reading, gardening, lawn maintenance, cooking, decorating and was good at anything concerning homemaking. She also loved being with her grandchildren.

Derrickson-Steele was preceded in death by her parents, Charles R. and Norma Banks Derrickson. She is survived by two sons, Jeffrey D. Steele of Dagsboro and Jerrad D. Steele and his wife Kristen of Frankford, Del.; a brother, Mark Derrickson and his fiancée Leasa of Dagsboro; three grandchildren, Brandon, Kyle and Morgan.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, March 8, 2008, at St. George’s U.M. Church, Vines Creek Road and Omar Road, Clarksville, Del., where friends may call at noon. Interment will be in St. George’s Church Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for contributions to St. George’s U.M. Church, 34281 Omar Rd., Frankford, DE 199945.