Nicholas Sowa, 72

Nicholas Sowa, 72, of Millsboro, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2006, surrounded by his family, after a courageous fight with cancer.

He was born Oct. 12, 1933, in Sandy Run, Pa., the son of the late Sebastian and Mary Sowa. He moved to Newark, where he was employed and retired from Chrysler in 1983. He enjoyed the togetherness of his family, working in his garage and going to the casino with his children.

He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Joan Sowa; his daughter Cindy and her husband Jack Yeager, daughter Sandra, daughter Karen and her husband Joe Kriczky, son Nick and his wife Kasey Sowa, daughter Lisa and her husband Chris Delgado; his grandchildren, Thomas, Jennifer, Tony, Eric, Brian, and Steven; great-grandchildren Kearsten, Lillian, Madisyn and Natalie.

Services will be private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions in Nicholas’s memory to the Tunnell Cancer Center, Beebe Medical Center, 424 Savannah Rd, Lewes, DE. 19958.