Clarence Dale Miles, 79


Clarence Dale Miles, 79, of Millsboro, formerly of Wilmington, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 18, 2007, at his home. He was a retired hardware rep and a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Army. He was a member of the American Legion Post #22 of Millsboro. Miles is survived by two sons, Allen Miles and his wife Sharon, and Kirk Miles; three daughters, Nancy Anderson and husband Frank, Wanda Miles, Judy Casenta and husband Lenny; a brother, Glen Miles; four sisters, L. Blanche Newhouser and husband Bob, Ethel Weaver and husband Edgar, Reba McLimans and husband Bill, Wave Miller and husband Vance; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be held on Friday, Feb. 23, at 1 p.m. at the chapel of Melson Funeral Services on Long Neck Road in Millsboro, where friends and family may call after noon. Interment will be in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery South in Millsboro.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in memory of Miles to Delaware Hospice, Southern Division, 20167 Office Circle, Georgetown, DE 19947.