Patrick Dean Tyre, 56, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2013, at home. He was born in Lewes, Del., and was the son of the late Lemuel Tyre and Ruth (Burbage) Tyre.
Jim Testerman, 62, passed away suddenly Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013. His death, caused by heart disease, occurred after doing what he loved best, being “On the Road Again.”
Cheri Suzanne Madjar, 32, of Rehoboth Beach, Del., passed away Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013, at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Del.
Madjar was born May 2, 1981, in Salisbury, Md., to Branko and Dawn L. Hearn Madjar, who survive her.
Glenn R. Bunting, 54, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, at home. He was born in Lewes, Del., and was the son of the late John Henry Bunting and Virginia (Waite) Bunting.
Bunting was a pest control technician for Terminix in Salisbury, Md. He was an avid deer hunter and loved to go four-wheeling and watch stock-car racing.
MaryAnn Vukelich Christian, 70, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 6, 2013.
Joanne M. Hess, 82, of Rehoboth Beach, Del., passed away Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, daughter of late John B. Hess and Elizabeth (Sperry) Hess.
Wallace A. Layton, 84, of Georgetown, Del., passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013.
Layton was born March 3, 1929, to the late William Henry Layton and Marie Ellingsworth Layton.
Russell Edward Shockley, 80, of Georgetown, Del., passed away on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013 at his home.
Shockley was born Jan. 11, 1933, in Berlin, Md., son of the late James Lester Shockley and Hattie (Bunting) Shockley. He was raised in the Frankford and Roxana, Del., area and was a veteran of the Korean War, having served in the U.S. Army.
Leta Margaret Baisch, 65, of Lewes, Del., passed away on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at Jefferson University Hospital in Philadelphia, Pa. She was born March 1, 1948, in Washington, D.C., daughter of the late George Clower and Leta Marie (Loos) Walker.
Raymond D. Bender Sr., 81, of Milton, Del., formerly of Edgewood Md., passed away peacefully Saturday morning, Nov. 2, 2013, in his home surrounded by his loving family.
Betty Renn Crane, 76, of Ocean City, Md., passed away on Monday, Oct. 28, 2013.
Jean Dukes, a 60-year resident of Dagsboro, Del., passed away peacefully Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Salisbury, Md., after a long illness. She was 84.
Dukes was born Sept. 12, 1929, in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was the daughter of the late Sherman and Lilly Caudell, and had one brother, the late Asabell Caudell.
Francis X. Fiege, 90, of Millsboro, Del., passed away on Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.
Fiege was born Feb. 3, 1923, to the late Charles H. and Marie Madigan Fiege. He was also preceded by a daughter, Teresa Sterner, in 2001.
Mary Ann “Mimi” Kelley (née Gore), 74, of Lewes, Del., passed away peacefully Friday, Nov. 1, 2013, at her home surrounded by her loving family. She was born Oct. 13, 1939, in Winthrop, Mass., daughter of the late Charles “Bucky” and Eileen (Cronin) Gore.
Raymond Leroy Megee, 69, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, at his home in Ocean View, Del.
He was a retired salesman for manufactured housing.
He is survived by two daughters and an aunt, along with his friends in Ocean View and members of his extended family.
Arrangements are private. Condolences may be sent online at www.watsonfh.com.
Shirley A. Rodan, 68, of Georgetown, Del., passed away Sunday, Oct. 27, 2013, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital.
Larry E. Smack, 71, of Frankford, Del., passed away at home on Sunday, Sept. 29, 2013, surrounded by his family.
Born Feb. 20, 1942, in Salisbury, Md., he is the son of the late Lester J. and Lucy A. Smack of Berlin, Md.
Harriet E. Wingate, 92, of Frankford, Del., passed away on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at Atlantic Shores Nursing Home in Millsboro, Del.
Wingate was born in Selbyville, Del., daughter of the late Irving and Anna (Hudson) Murray.
Jane Ella Workman, 58, went to join her heavenly family Friday, Nov. 1, 2013.
Workman was a loving daughter, sister, wife and mother. Her heart and home were always open to those she held dear. She was known as a selfless and generous woman who always put the needs and feelings of others before her own.
David C. Brown, 55, of Delmar, Del., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Seaford, Del., of a massive heart attack.
Jo Anne Gunter, 71, of Lewes, Del., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at her caregiver’s residence in Lincoln, Del. She was born June 17, 1942, in Accomack, Va., daughter of the late Benjamin and Margaret (Allen) Gunter.
Charles “Chip” Pritchett, 58, a retired East Norriton, Pa., police officer of Berwyn, Pa., passed away peacefully after a courageous battle with brain cancer.
Born Jan. 22, 1955, in Norristown, Pa., he was the son of Dorothy (Lock) Pritchett and the late Charles Pritchett and the beloved husband of Robin (Owens) Pritchett, with whom he shared 22 years of marriage.
Katherine A. “Kathy” Charles, 64, suddenly passed away Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, in Wilmington, Del.
John S. Loveland, 85, of Selbyville, Del., passed away Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Delaware Veterans Home in Milford, Del. He was born in Chester, Pa., and was the son of the late Leon G. and Dorothy (Stark) Loveland.
Richard Franklin Jenkins, 76, of Selbyville, Del., and formerly of Baltimore, Md., passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013. He was born in Baltimore and was the son of the late R. Clark and Yvonnette (Windisch) Jenkins.
Charles Irving “Charley” York, 88 of South Bethany, Del., formerly of Bethesda, Md., joined his heavenly family on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at his home with his loving family by his side.
Lawrence W. “Larry” Hargrave, 63, of Frankford, Del., and formerly of Woodlyn, Pa., passed away on Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013.
Hargrave served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam from May 1970 to Nov. 1971. As an infantry sergeant he received the National Defense Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge, U.S. Army Commendation Medal and the Vietnam Service Medal.
William E. “Billy” Rossell Jr., 59, of Millsboro, Del. formerly of Wilmington, Del., passed away on Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013.
Rossell was born May 24, 1954, in Wilmington to the late William E. Rossell Sr. and Judith Kleckner Rossell, who survives him. He was also preceded in death by a sister, Diane K. Rossell, brother, Steven M. Rossell, and one niece.
Wanona “Sissy” Figueroa, 59, of Millsboro, Del., passed away at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del., on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013.
Born Sept. 13, 1954, in Paterson, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Bernard S. and Alejandrina Suffern. She lived in New Jersey, Florida, Michigan and Virginia before settling in Delaware. Figueroa worked the accounting field before retiring.
Carroll J. Mears, 77, of Frankford, Del., passed away Saturday, Oct. 26, 2013, at his home surrounded by his loving family.