Annette J. LaRocca, 86


Annette J. LaRocca, 86, of Selbyville, passed away at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes on Monday, Feb. 12, 2007.

She had been an administrator with the Department of Defense and was a member of St. Luke Catholic Church in Ocean City, Md.

Annette is survived by sisters Marie B. Somers of Selbyville, Bernice J. Duncan of Sanger, Calif; and several nieces and nephews.

She was predeceased by her parents, Louis and Christine Martin LaRocca.

A prayer service was to be held Friday, Feb. 16, 2007, at the Hastings Funeral Home in Selbyville, with interment on Monday, Feb. 19, 2007, at the National Memorial Park in Falls Church, Va., at 1 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Worcester County Humane Society, PO Box 48, Berlin, MD 21811.
Clarence G. ‘Gib’ Johnson, 90

Clarence G. “Gib” Johnson, 90, of Millsboro, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2007, at his home.

Johnson was a produce farmer, and a longtime member of Harmony United Methodist Church in Millsboro and the Nanticoke Indian Association. He enjoyed farming, cutting grass and just plain work.

He is survived by his son, Troy Johnson of Millsboro; grandsons Robert Duff Jr. of Smyrna, Keenan Harmon of Philadelphia, Pa., Kelvin Harmon of New Castle; granddaughters Karen Overton and Katrina Harmon of Philadelphia, Pa.; sisters Olive Walls of Wilmington, Louise Cangelose of Va., Maxine Hitchens of Millsboro; six great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

He was predeceased by his parents, Dorsey E. and Anna E. Clark Johnson; wife, Fannie E. Johnson; sons Clarence H. and Alvin L. Harmon; one granddaughter; four brothers, Chester, Paris, Everett and Clyde Johnson; and sisters Hilda, Juanita and Sylvia.

Funeral services will be held Friday, Feb. 16, 2007, at Harmony United Methodist Church, Route 24, Millsboro, at 11 a.m. Interment will be at the Indian Mission United Methodist Church Cemetery in Millsboro.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Delaware Hospice, Southern Division, 20167 Office Circle, Georgetown, DE 19947.