Jessie E. Fefel, 92


Jessie E. Fefel, 92 of Frankford, passed away peacefully on Monday, Feb. 5, 2007, at Green Valley Terrace Nursing Home in Millsboro.

Fefel was a member of Mariner’s Bethel Choir, the Dorcas Circle at Mariner’s Bethel, charter member of the She-Shells, past president of the Lord Baltimore Women’s Club, past president of the Ladies Boumi Shrine in Baltimore, Md., past president of the Women’s Republican Club, and a member of the Red Hats Society Red Hot Rebels and the Order of the Eastern Star.

She is survived by brother, William (Bob) Kelley; four step-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert J. and Naomie (Shores) Kelley; husband, Joseph M. Fefel; and son Wayne Fefel.

A funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 10, 2007, at Mariner’s Bethel United Methodist Church, 81 Central Avenue, Ocean View, where friends and family may call after 1 p.m. Interment will be held in the adjoining church cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Fefel’s name to Mariner’s Bethel United Methodist Church, 81 Central Ave., Ocean View, DE 19970.