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Obituaries

Age 82, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully on January 9, 2015 at Foulk Manor South Nursing Home.
Age 85, of Newark and Little Falls, NJ passed away peacefully at Seasons Hospice at Christiana Hospital on Sunday, January 4, 2015. June was born in Little Falls NJ, daughter of the late Elsie (Breakey) and Clarence Vreeland.  She was predeceased by her sisters, Lois Mohren and Shirley Lijoi.  She is survived by her husband of 64 years, Robert Eissmann; her son, Roy and his wife, Kimberley of Newark; and her grandchildren, Daniel and Sarah; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Age 37, passed away on Saturday, January 3, 2015 in Boca Raton, FL.
Age 85, of Wilmington passed away peacefully at her home on Friday, January 2, 2015 surrounded by her family.
Age 74, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at her residence on Tuesday, December 30, 2014. Born in Wilmington, Elizabeth was the daughter of the late Robert and Elizabeth B. Klair.  She worked as a secretary for ICI America until her retirement. She will be dearly missed by her son and daughter-in-law, Bryan R. and Fay Klair of Wilmington; and her beloved grandsons, Nathan and Ryan Klair.
Betty (O'Brien) Dougherty, age 87, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully on December 29, 2014 with her family by her side.  Betty was born on September 9,1927 and raised by Wholly and Florence Brown of Rising Sun, MD.  At age 17, under the ROTC Bill, she attended Wilmington General Hospital School of Nursing where she continued to enjoy many years of nursing and was an active member and officer holder of the Wilmington General Nursing Alumni Association.
Age 84, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully in her home on December 30, 2014 surrounded by her loving family.
Age 84 of Montgomery Village, MD, formerly of Wilmington, passed away at her home on Wednesday, December 31, 2014.
Age 67, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 28, 2014 at the Hillside House.  
M. Patricia Glick, 90 of Wilmington passed away peacefully at the Genesis Healthcare at Brackenville on Friday, December 26, 2014.
Norman L. Fisher, 84 passed away suddenly on December 23, 2014 at Christiana Hospital. Mr. Fisher was born in Chicopee, MA, the son of the late Yvonne (Deschesne) and Michael Fisher. He retired in 1997 after 28 years in the Photo Products division of the DuPont Company.  He was the past president of several Litho Clubs and a member of St. Joseph on the Brandywine Catholic Church.  In addition to his parents he was predeceased by his son, Norman, Jr.
Mildred M. Sayers, 94 of Newark passed away peacefully on Christmas Day at her residence. Millie was born in Wlmington, the daughter of the late Jennie (Vellecca) and Anthony Petrucci.  She retired in 1982 after 31 years as a clerk for the DuPont Company.   She was a past officer in the National Campers and Hikers of Delaware, a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church and a volunteer at the Jeanne Jugan Residence before becoming a full time resident. 
Age 92, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, December 21, 2014 surrounded by her loving family.
Age 57 of Newark, DE passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 21, 2014 at Seasons Hospice. Phyllis was born in Wilmington, the daughter of the Norman Bogia and the late Dorothy P. Lacy. She was a graduate of Christiana High School and her hobbies included doing jigsaw puzzles, vacationing at the beach and caring for animals. Phyllis is survived by her husband of 31 years, Paul J.
Nancy Gill Riley, a resident of Stonegates Retirement Community in Greenville, died peacefully on Thursday, December 11, 2014, after suffering a fall at home. 
Age 79, passed away peacefully on Sunday, December 7, 2014 at Seasons Hospice at Christiana Hospital surrounded by her family. 
Age 60, passed away peacefully on November 26, 2014 at Christiana Hospital. Born in Wilmington, DE, Gale was the daughter of the late Galilei J. and Grace (Iannone) Crescenzo. When Gale was a teenager she enjoyed reading novels and tried her hand at writing fiction. She graduated from John Dickinson High School, then pursued a career in accounting and went on to become a Payroll Supervisor.
Jan. 14, 1937 – Dec. 4, 2014 Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family in the comfort of her home on December 4, 2014. She was a gifted homemaker and best wife, mother, grandmother, sister, mother-in-law and friend anyone could ask for.  Louise enjoyed golfing, dancing and spending time at the beach with her family.
Age 76, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at Seasons Hospice on Monday, December 1, 2014.
Age 68, of Millsboro, passed away tragically on Thursday, November 27, 2014 near her home. Born in Wilmington, Lorraine was the daughter of the late Arthur and Lorraine Woolridge and attended Conrad High School.  She worked for Agilent Productions, retiring after over 23 years.  She was an avid gardener and baker and enjoyed seasonal decorating.  In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her former spouse, Vitale J. Lappa.

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