Obituaries

George J. Anderson, 75

George J. Anderson, 75, of Lewes, Del., passed away at home on Friday, Aug. 14, 2015.

Maryjane A. Capp, 77

Maryjane A. Capp, 77, of Dagsboro, Del., formerly of Fallston, Md., went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, with her family at her side. She was born Oct. 10, 1937, in Baltimore, Md., daughter of the late Victor Zanchetta and Maria Louise (Bernardi) Zanchetta.

Vincent A. ‘Vince’ Carbone, 93

Vincent A. “Vince” Carbone, 93, of Fenwick Island, Del., and formerly of Malvern, Pa., passed from this life on Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015. He was born in Somerville, Mass., son of the late Anthony V. Carbone and Rose (Manza) Carbone.

William H. ‘Bill’ Eakins, 71

William H. “Bill” Eakins, 71, of Ocean View, Del., formerly of Downingtown, Pa., and Fairfax, Va., passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving wife and precious dog, Abbey, on Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015, at his home.

Edward K. Kammer, 84

Edward K. Kammer, 84, of Millsboro, Del., passed away Monday, Aug. 24, 2015. He was born Aug. 25, 1930, in Baltimore, Md., to the late Christian Kammer and Anna Severe Kammer.

He was a retired grocer from Baltimore.

John A. Kelley Jr., 54

John A. Kelley Jr., 54, of Frankford, Del., formerly of Laurel, Md., passed away on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015.

Kelley was a retired U.S. Postal Service worker and a loving father and grandfather.

George F. Mangan, 90

George F. Mangan, 90, a retired member of the U.S. government’s Senior Executive Service, died in July in Cape Coral, Fla. He was the son of the late George F. Mangan Sr. and Mabel (Delahanty) Mangan.

George R. McColley, 94

George R. McColley, 94, of Lewes, Del., passed away Tuesday, Aug. 18, 2015, at Brandywine Senior Living at Seaside Point, in Rehoboth Beach, Del. He was born Thursday, June 2, 1921, in Angola, Del., son of the late George McColley and Maud (Register) McColley.

Adrian E. Mead, 92

Adrian E. Mead, 92, of Millsboro, Del., died on Aug. 22, 2015, at home. He was born in Federalsburg, Md., to the late Henry A. Mead and Ellen Bryant Mead.

Charles T. Melson Jr., 95

Charles T. Melson Jr., 95, of Harbeson, Del., passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015, at his home. He was born Jan. 9, 1920, in Lewes, Del., son of the late Charles T. Melson and Edith (Pierce) Melson.

Edward ‘Ed’ Morgan, 68

On Sunday, March 29, 2015, Edward “Ed” Morgan, 68, of Millsboro, Del., lost his long-fought battle with his health, with his loving wife, Sheila Morgan, by his side. He was born Sept. 8, 1946, in Morristown, N.J., to the late Thomas Morgan and Mildred Lovell.

Patrick ‘Pat’ H. Neary, 72

Patrick “Pat” H. Neary, 72, of Bethany Beach, Del., and Springfield, Va., passed away from a massive heart attack on April 14, 2015.

Lorie Beth Seltzer, 55

Lorie Beth Seltzer, 55, of Millsboro, Del., formerly of Mohnton, Pa., passed away suddenly on Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at her home. She was born in Reading, Pa., on Oct. 31, 1959, daughter of the late Warren Steiner and Barbara (Sweitzer) Steiner, who survives her. She worked in a sewing factory in Pennsylvania before her disability.

Ruthann (Harvey) Strickler, 63

Ruthann (Harvey) Strickler, 63, of Harbeson, Del., formerly of Wilmington, Del., passed away on Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, at Beebe Healthcare in Lewes, Del. She was born in Wilmington, Del., on Dec. 30, 1951, daughter of the late Thomas W. Harvey and Mabel E. (Kellum) Harvey.

Matthew Noah Collins, 32

Matthew Noah Collins, 32, of Gumboro, Del., passed away on Saturday, July 11, 2015. He was born Jan. 13, 1983, in Lewes, Del., to the late Granville Melvin Collins and Virginia Collins Layfield, who survives him.

Evelyn E. Lynch, 95

Evelyn Lynch, 95, went home to be with the Lord, surrounded by her family, at home, on July 13, 2015. Born July 2, 1920, she was the wife of the late William J. Lynch.

Lynch is survived by her daughter, Florence Scarangella, and son-in-law, Anthony Scarangella, along with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Loretta L. Rollins, 75

Loretta L. (Dixon) Rollins, 75, of Lewes, Del., passed away Wednesday, July 15, 2015. She was born in Baltimore, Md., daughter of late Garland Dixon and Helen (Lee) Dixon.

Rollins was known in the construction field as one of the best drywall finishers. She enjoyed collecting Barbie dolls and red glass. She cherished all the time she spent with her family and friends.

Candy F. Toomey, 56

Candy F. Toomey, 56, of Georgetown, Del., passed away on Wednesday, July 15, 2015, at her home. She was born Nov. 28, 1958, in Milford, Del., daughter of the late Walter J. Minner Jr. and Marguerite Minner, who survives her.

Donna Marie Truitt, 45

Donna Marie Truitt, 45, of Selbyville, Del., died Sunday, July 19, 2015, at Delaware Hospice Center in Milford. She was born in Philadelphia, Pa., daughter of Rocco J. Spinelli and Lillian Goughan Pauciello.

Mabel Tyre, 90

Mabel Tyre, 90, of Selbyville, Del., died Saturday, July 18, 2015, at Atlantic Shores Nursing Home in Millsboro, Del. She was born in Bishopville, Md., daughter of the late Jesse Bloxom and Nellie (Benson) Bloxom.

Tyre was a homemaker and a member of St. Matthews By-the-Sea United Methodist Church in Fenwick Island, Del.

Kathleen W. Young, 91

Kathleen W. Young, 91, of Georgetown, Del., died Saturday, July 11, 2015, at Harrison House of Georgetown. Young was born in Laurel, Del., and daughter of the late Isiah Carey and Bertha (Wright) Carey.

Sharon Marie Biemer

Sharon Marie (Butorac) Biemer passed away on Nov. 13, 2014.

Sally A. Cordrey, 74

Sally A. Cordrey, 74, of Milton, Del., passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015, at Beebe Healthcare, in Lewes, Del. She was born Aug. 26, 1941, in Dover, Del., daughter of the late Ira Cordrey and Sarah “Sally” (McDonald) Cordrey.

Robert Salvatore Cortese, 87

Robert Salvatore Cortese, 87, of Lewes, Del., passed away on Monday, July 6, 2015, at Atlantic Shores Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

A chapel service with military honors was scheduled for July 13, 2015, at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro, Del.

Philip F. ‘Phil‘ Jehle Jr., 64

Philip F. “Phil” Jehle Jr., 64, died peacefully in the Delaware Hospice Center on June 22, 2015, after a lengthy illness. He was born Aug. 29, 1950, in Washington, D.C., and was a longtime resident of Potomac and Bethesda, Md.

Shirley Mae Latorre, 86

Shirley Mae Latorre, 86, of Selbyville, Del., died at home on Monday, June 15, 2015. She was born in Baltimore, Md.

Florence Ellen Layton, 89

Florence Ellen Layton, 89, of Seaford, Del., passed away on Wednesday, July 8, 2015. She was born Sept. 28, 1925, in Whaleyville, Md., to the late Francis Jones and Annie Donaway Jones.

Stephen F. Monick Sr., 92

Stephen F. Monick Sr., 92, of Selbyville, Del., died Friday, July 10, 2015, at home. He was born in Wilkes-Barre Township, Pa., son of the late John and Mary E. (Lavenda) Monick.

William ‘Rex’ Rexroth Jr., 74

William “Rex” Rexroth Jr., 74, of Millsboro, Del., formerly of Severn, Md., passed away on Tuesday morning, July 7, 2015, with his family by his side. He was born July 28, 1939, in Baltimore, Md., son of William and Beulah Rexroth

Angela M. ‘Angie’ Schaech, 89

Angela M. “Angie” Schaech, 89, of Ocean City, Md., passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 8, 2015, after a long battle with dementia. She was born in Baltimore, Md., the daughter of the late Mark Connelly and Marie (Camalier) Connelly.

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