Burton W. Toomey, Jr. 66


Burton W. Toomey Jr., 66, of Millville, died Tuesday, July 25, 2006, at Beebe Medical Center, Lewes.

Toomey retired in September 2005 as a maintenance supervisor for Coastal Resort. He was an Army veteran with two years of foreign service. He was a member of VFW Post 7234 Ocean View, and Dagsboro Post 24 American Legion. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and reading.

He is survived by his wife of 43 years, Rosalie West Toomey; his son, Burton W. Toomey III, and close friend Annette Hammond. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services were scheduled for Aug. 2, 2006, at Watson Funeral Home, 211 Washington St. Millsboro, with interment at Dagsboro Redman’s Cemetery, Dagsboro, Delaware.

In lieu of flowers, family requests contributions be made to the Worcester County Humane Society, PO Box 48, Berlin, MD 21811.