Sadie D. Bockman, 99 passed away peacefully on Thursday, August 31, 2017 at the Millcroft Nursing Home.
Sadie was born in Norristown, PA the daughter of the late Sophie (Painter) and Ark D. Tressler. She was a homemaker and her loving husband of 67 years, Harold Bockman passed away in 1998. Sadie was also predeceased by her son Stephen, her brothers, Charles, Russell, Ark and Roy Tressler and her sisters, Edith Walker, Ruth Williams, Florence Craig and Heattie Schiebe.
Sadie is survived by her daughter, Judith B. Brooks of Wilmington; her sons and daughters-in-law, Harold N. and Joan Bachman of Newark and Daniel E. and Elaine Bachman of Townsend; her sister, Cora Smith of Wilmington; her grandchildren, Cindy, Judy, Brian, Michelle, Christopher, Victoria, Carol and Cathy and 13 great-grandchildren.
The family would like to especially thank the doctors, nurses and staffs of Foulk Manor South and Millcroft Nursing Homes.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 11 AM at the MEALEY FUNERAL HOME, 2509 Limestone Road, Wilmington, where friends may call after 10 AM. Burial will be in Silverbrook Cemetery, Wilmington. Mealeyfuneralhomes.com