Obituaries


Pauline E. Mumford, 81

Pauline E. Mumford, 81, of Clarksville, Del. passed away Monday, Feb. 8, 2010, at her daughters home. She was a retired manager and accountant for Shore Building Supply in Millville. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary at Post#7234 in...

Friday, February 12, 2010 - 6:02am

Joseph B. Gogarty, 47

Joseph B. Gogarty, 47, of Laurel, Del. passed away Friday, Feb. 5, 2010, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital Seaford, Del. He loved cars, repairing automobiles, comedies and Billy Joel. He was an avid M&M memorabilia collector. Above all, he loved...

Friday, February 12, 2010 - 6:01am

Viola Catherine Clark, 98

Viola Catherine Clark, 98, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, at Calvert Manor Healthcare Center in Rising Sun, Md. She was a dedicated and loving wife and mother, whose greatest joy in life was giving love and providing for...

Monday, February 8, 2010 - 2:24am

Charles “Bud” B. Cavanaugh, 74

Charles “Bud” B. Cavanaugh, 74, of Millsboro, Del. passed away Thursday, Feb. 2, 2010, at his home. She was a self-employed housekeeper, employed by several families in the area. He served with the United States Marine Corps Reserves. He was a...

Monday, February 8, 2010 - 2:21am

Marjorie Predeoux, 81

Marjorie Predeoux, 81, of Millsboro, Del. passed away Sunday, Jan. 30, 2010, at home.
Predeoux is preceded in death by her parents, Daniel & Mary Gaines Giles; her husband, Herbert Predeoux Sr.; sons, Herbert Jr., and Lawrence Predeoux...

Monday, February 8, 2010 - 2:20am

Marion D. Slowikowski, 83

Marion D. Slowikowski, 83, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Monday, Feb. 1, 2010, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del. She was a retired purchasing agent for the State of Maryland Personnel Department.
Slowikowski is preceded in...

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 - 7:41am

Anne Carroll Wood (Carroll), 70

Anne Carroll Wood (Carroll), 70, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2010, at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and friend.
Originally from Harrisburg, Pa., she lived with her...

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 - 6:32am

Joseph Michael Rando, 52

Joseph Michael Rando, 52, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 at Christiana Hospital in Newark, Del.? He was a graduate of Salisbury University and received his graduate degree at the University of Maryland. His career in...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 7:09am

Betty L. Toomey, 79

Betty L. Toomey, 79, of Millsboro, Del. passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2010 at Harrison Senior Living in Georgetown, Del. She was a homemaker and a member of the St. John’s United Methodist Church, Springfield Crossroads, near Georgetown.
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Monday, February 1, 2010 - 7:08am

Richard E. Parsons, 77

Richard E. Parsons, 77, of Millsboro, Del. passed away Sunday, Jan. 31, 2010, at the Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del. He was a condominium manager before his retirement.  He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran of the Korean War.  Parsons liked NASCAR...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 7:00am

Pauline Roxie Hudson, 76

Pauline Roxie Hudson, 76, of Selbyville, Del. passed away Thursday, Jan. 28, 2010, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. She was a self-employed housekeeper, employed by several families in the area.  She was a member of the St. John’s A.M....

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 6:59am

Marie C. Welch, 91

Marie C. Welch, 91, of Fenwick Island, Del. passed away Friday, Jan. 29, 2010 at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del. She was a checker for A&P Grocery Store, retiring in 1983 after 20 years of service. She was a member of St. Ann’s Catholic...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 6:58am

Susan Jane Robinson

Susan Jane Robinson, of Homosassa, Fla. passed away Sunday, Jan. 17, 2010. Born in England, Robinson and her family came to the United States aboard the Queen Mary. She resided through her childhood in Detroit, Mich.  Years later living in Penn...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 6:57am

Michael Rega, 93

Michael Rega, 93, of Millsboro, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 23, 2010. He was a veteran of World War II, serving for three years in the Pacific in the U.S. Army Signal Corps. He was a retired supervisor for Cooper Tools’ Wiss Scissors Division...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 12:27am

Rosalee S. Lynch, 72

Rosalee S. Lynch, 72, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away Sunday, Jan. 24, 2010, at home. She was a registered nurse and had retired from the Stockley Center near Millsboro, and was a member of St. George’s United Methodist Church in Clarksville, Del...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 12:26am

Joseph Richard Dulaney Sr., 76

Joseph Richard Dulaney Sr., 76, of Millsboro, Del., formerly of Wausen, Ohio, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010, at home. He retired as a quality control analyst from the automotive industry. He was a member of the Bayshore Community Church...

Monday, February 1, 2010 - 12:25am

James Oliver “Jim” Parker, 79

James Oliver “Jim” Parker, 79
James Oliver “Jim” Parker, 79, of Georgetown, Del. passed away Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, NASCAR, and country music.
Parker is preceded...

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 9:24am

Rebecca Cecelia Travalini, 67

Rebecca Cecelia Travalini, 67, of Millville, Del. passed away Thursday, Jan. 21, 2010 at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford. She was a member of the Possum Point Players, Beta Sigma Phi Sorority, St. Ann’s Choir, and Casa Francisco. She was...

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 7:53am

D. Fern McFadden, 80

D. Fern McFadden, 80, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010, at home. She worked for 25 years at Albright College in Reading, Pa. as a housekeeper. She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witnesses, Dagsboro, Del., loved...

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 3:28am

Virginia M Steele, 89

Virginia M Steele, 89, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Thursday, Jan. 12, 2010 at home. She was the owner-manager of Tingle's motel and Lynn Lee Trailer Park. She enjoyed many activities, which include golfing, playing bridge and traveling....

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 3:06am

Arline C. Brady, 92

Arline C. Brady, 92, of Stratford, Conn. passed away Tuesday, Jan. 19, 2010. She was a former model, fashion designer, and homemaker.
Brady is preceded in death by her parents, Grace and James Hood; and her husband, Thomas A. Brady. She...

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 2:49am

Rita Regina “Jean” Collins, 82

Rita Regina “Jean” Collins, 82, of Bellingham, Wash. passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010 after an extended illness from multiple myeloma. She was a dedicated and loving wife and mother, whose greatest joy in life was giving love and providing...

Friday, January 22, 2010 - 2:46am

Audrey May Hudson, 84

Audrey May Hudson, 84, of Selbyville, Del. passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2010 at Atlantic Shores Rehabilitation & Health Center in Millsboro, Del. She retired as a sales associate with Strawbridge & Clothier in New Jersey.
Hudson...

Monday, January 18, 2010 - 7:13am

Gregory M. "Bo Sar" Sarley, 63

Gregory M. "Bo Sar" Sarley, 63, of Lewes, Del. passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010 at home. He had retired from the Delaware State Police in 1992 at the rank of Master Corporal. He was a U.S. Army Veteran that served in Vietnam with distinction;...

Monday, January 18, 2010 - 1:20am

William E. “Bill” Savage, 84

William E. “Bill” Savage, 84, of Clarksville, Del. passed away Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2010 at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del. He was a veteran of World War II, serving with the United States Navy aboard the USS Cavalier which was torpedoed during...

Monday, January 18, 2010 - 1:07am

Rebekah Barnes, 68

Rebekah Barnes, 68, of Frankford, Del. passed away Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010 at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. She had been a sales clerk for many years.
Barnes is preceded in death by her parents, Edwin and Jimmie Thompson Sims,...

Friday, January 15, 2010 - 8:46am

Mary E. Long , 87

Mary E. Long , 87, of Roxana, Del. passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2010 at Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del. She was a homemaker and farm wife. She was also a member of Sound United Methodist Church in Williamsville and a former member of...

Friday, January 15, 2010 - 8:45am

Cora Margaret Marker, 88

Cora Margaret Marker, 88, of Millsboro, Del. passed away Wednesday, Jan. 13, 2010 at home. She was a lifelong member of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Georgetown, Del. She was a vibrant, beautiful lady loved by all that met her and will always...

Friday, January 15, 2010 - 8:15am

Patricia Hastings Jones, 61

Patricia Hastings Jones, 61, of Dagsboro, Del. passed away Sunday, Jan. 10, 2010 at home. She was a devoted member of the Christian faith, and volunteered her talent and abilities fully. She was a past Vestry member at St. Martha’s Episcopal...

Friday, January 15, 2010 - 8:13am

Edith F. Repshis, 79

Edith F. Repshis, 79, of Ocean View, Del. passed away Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010 at home. She retired to Ocean View in 1995, coming from Alexandria, Va., where she was an executive secretary for 22 years for Cushman, Darby & Cushman, LLP, a...

Friday, January 15, 2010 - 8:02am

James Edward Layton, 50

James Edward Layton, 50, of Seaford, Del. passed away Monday, Jan. 11, 2010, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Seaford, Del. He was in the construction industry. He enjoyed setting up mobile homes, television, fishing and being with his wife....

Tuesday, January 12, 2010 - 9:21am

Lawrence C. "Lucky" Burton, Jr, 81

Lawrence C. "Lucky" Burton, Jr, 81, of Millsboro, Del. and Ocean City, Md., passed away Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2010 at home. He worked for General Motors for 41 years, retiring as an inspector in 1993 and received an award for never missing a day...

Friday, January 8, 2010 - 2:27am

Dallas M. Shockley, Sr., 78

Dallas M. Shockley, Sr.,78, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Saturday, Jan. 2, 2010 at home. He retired from Delmarva Power & Light with 35 years of service and was a member of the Grace U.M. Church in Millsboro. He loved to hunt duck, rabbit...

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 - 9:09am

Richard “Dick” Weston Cleveland, 73

Richard “Dick” Weston Cleveland, 73, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2010 at Country Rest Home, Greenwood, Del. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force and, prior to retirement, he had been an accountant with the U.S. Department...

Tuesday, January 5, 2010 - 6:31am

Donald L. Irwin, 66

Donald L. Irwin, 66, of Frankford, Del., passed away Friday, Jan. 1, 2010 at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del. He was a Vietnam Veteran serving in the United States Army. Irwin was an ironworker for the Local 451 Union in Elsmere, Del...

Monday, January 4, 2010 - 2:42am

Thomas Gary Lindamood, Chief Yeoman (SW), US Navy, 38

Thomas Gary Lindamood, Chief Yeoman (SW), US Navy, 38, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Sunday, Dec. 20, 2009 in Lisbon, Portugal. Chief Lindamood had been in the Navy for 21 years and was currently stationed in Portugal.

Lindamood is...

Thursday, December 31, 2009 - 3:42am

Sandra L. “Sandy” McCabe, 55

Sandra L. “Sandy” McCabe, 55, of Bishopville, Md., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009 at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. She was a homemaker and an associate member and an assistant Secretary of the Bishopville Vol. Fire Dept.

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Thursday, December 31, 2009 - 3:40am

Robert G. “Bob” Massey, Sr., 90

Robert G. “Bob” Massey, Sr., 90, of Ocean Pines, Md., passed away Tuesday, Dec. 29, 2009 at Harrison Senior Living, Snow Hill, Md. He attended Purdue University where he was a member of the R.O.T.C. He graduated in 1941 and received a B.S. in...

Thursday, December 31, 2009 - 3:37am

Donald Edward Johnson Sr., 74

Donald Edward Johnson Sr.,74, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Saturday, Dec. 27, 2009. He was employed at Townsend’s Inc. for many years before retiring in 1997. He was a husband, father and grandfather, and a mentor to many.

Johnson is...

Thursday, December 31, 2009 - 3:18am

Kathy J. Wright, 54

Kathy J. Wright, 54, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Saturday, Dec. 26, 2009 at Beebe Medical Center Lewes, Del. She was a secretary for a warehouse distributor. She was a USAF veteran. She enjoyed quilting, the outdoors, the beach, camping and...

Tuesday, December 29, 2009 - 2:32am

Marjorie A. Knox, 94

Marjorie A. Knox, 94, of Ocean View, Del., passed away Sunday, Dec. 27, 2009 at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes. She was a member of the Ocean View Church of Christ, the Frankford Chapter #12 Order of the Eastern Star, the Indian River Senior...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 9:14am

Martin John “Tino” Vari, Sr., 84

Martin John “Tino” Vari, Sr., 84, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Friday, Dec. 25, 2009, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del. He was a veteran of World War II, serving in the United States Army and he was a retired teamsters truck driver...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:48am

Emilie Wildman Huebner, 96

Emilie Wildman Huebner, 96, of Lewes, Del., passed away Monday, Dec. 21, 2009. She graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1935 and was a homemaker in Philadelphia and Bucks County until moving to Newark, Del. in 1949. She taught in the...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:47am

Richard E. de Raismes, 93

Richard E. de Raismes, 93, of Bethany Beach, Del., passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes. He joined the Army in 1941 and was stationed at Camp Stewart during World War II. After being discharged from the Army,...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:22am

Michael L. Hale, 59

Michael L. Hale, 59, of Frankford, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 16, 2009, at the Atlantic Shores Nursing Home in Millsboro. He was born in Roanoke, Va., the son of the late, Ralph and Edith (Deacon) Hale. Hale was the former transportation...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:22am

Merrill A. Gray, 80

Merrill A. Gray, 80, of Frankford, passed away on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury. He had been a carpenter for many years.
Gray is survived by his wife, Florence M. Gray of Frankford; three...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:21am

Patricia ‘Patty’ A. DiCarne, 68

Patricia “Patty” A. DiCarne, 68, of Bethany Beach, formerly of North Wales, Pa., passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family, on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2009, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford, Del. She was born on May 8, 1941, in...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:21am

Nellie G. Bradford, 81

Nellie G. Bradford, 81, of Dagsboro, Del., passed away on Monday, Dec. 14, 2009, at Atlantic General Hospital in Berlin, Md. She was born in West Virginia.
Bradford and her husband owned and operated several Sub House Inc. restaurants in...

Monday, December 28, 2009 - 1:20am

Amanda E. “Mandy” Warrington, 93

Amanda E. “Mandy” Warrington, 93, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Tuesday, Dec.15, 2009, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Md. She was a poultry farmer and homemaker.
Warrington is preceded in death by her parents, Samuel...

Wednesday, December 16, 2009 - 3:56am

William D. Naughton

William D. Naughton, of Bethany Beach, Del., passed away Wednesday, Dec. 9, 2009.
Naughton is survived by his wife, Judith Creighton Naughton; his sons, William D. Jr, (Melinda) of Tampa, Fla., Timothy C. (Kathleen) of Baltimore, Md.,...

Tuesday, December 15, 2009 - 6:05am