Lucila R. Casas, age 100, of Newark, DE passed away peacefully on September 30th at the Jeanne Jugan Residence.
Born in the Philippines, she was the daughter of the late Irene (Sanjuan) and Guillermo Reyes. Lucila moved to the United States where she raised her family. She worked as a kitchen aide and receptionist at the Jeanne Jugan Residence for many years. Lucila was predeceased by her husband, Eduardo Casas in 1992.
Lucila is survived by her son, Jose Casas of Las Vegas, NV; her grandson, Carlos M. Casas and his wife, Amy, of Rehoboth Beach, DE; her granddaughter, Barbara Buffington, and her husband, Troy, of Sun Prairie, WI; her sister, Dr. Amelia R. Fernandez of the Philippines; and her 5 great grandchildren.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 A.M. on Wednesday October 3, 2018 at the Jeanne Jugan Residence, 185 Salem Church Road Newark, DE 19713. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the Little Sisters of the Poor at the above address. Online condolences may be made at mealeyfuneralhomes.com