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Obituaries

Age 87, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 8, 2015 at her residence at Millcroft Nursing Home. Born in Portage, PA, Helen was the daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Birka) Lazar.  She and her husband were self-employed and owned Trim Neat & Tidy Cleaners, a dry cleaning and laundry business until their retirement in 1988.
Of Hockessin, DE, Born July 13, 1956, to C. William and Elizabeth A. Kilmon...A gentle, innocent, angel on earth, entered into eternal life on Wednesday, April 8, 2015.
Delores J. Davis, age 86, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully at home on Monday, April 7, 2015 with family by her side.  Delores was born on April 27, 1928 in Flint, MI.  Delores retired from Delaware Trust bank where she was a branch manager.  Her passions were family and spending many summers at the family cottage in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan.  Delores will be remembered by her warm smile, grace and vibrant presence. 
Age 71, of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, April 6, 2015 at her home. Born in Lampeter, PA, Arlene was the daughter of John and Arlene (Snyder) Flowers.  She worked in telemarketing and fraud investigation at Chase Manhattan Bank until her retirement.  She enjoyed being at the beach and baking cookies, but her greatest love was spending time with her family.
Age 73, of Elkton, formerly of Newark, passed away at Union Hospital on Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
Age 89, of Hockessin, passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at Cokesbury Village.  Margaret was born in Birdsboro, PA the daughter of the late Ruth (Ortt) and George Snyder.  She was a graduate of Bucknell University and served as a deacon at Red Clay Presbyterian Church.  She enjoyed knitting and was an avid bridge player.  In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her sister, Elizabeth Dampman, her daughter, Nancy Lumley and her husband, Walter S, Lumley, Jr. in 2000.
Age 64 of Bradenton, FL, formerly of Wilmington passed away on April 4, 2015 at Manor Care Nursing Home in Sarasota, FL.
William J. Warren, III “Bill” Age 65, of Bear, DE, passed away at his residence on Sunday, March 29, 2015.
Age 85, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully at Compassionate Care Hospice on Monday, March 30, 2015.  Born in Philadelphia, PA, John was the son of the late Catherine (Conway) and James A. Russell, Sr.  He served his country proudly in the US Navy during the Korean War.  He worked as a self-employed plumber until his retirement.
Age 81, of Wilmington, DE. Passed away peacefully at Seasons Hospice in Christiana Hospital on Thursday, March 26, 2015.
Age 58, of Wilmington, DE passed away suddenly at his home on March 27.
Michael Joseph Brown Age 39, passed away suddenly in Newark on Friday, March 27, 2015. Born in Wilmington, Michael was the son of Joseph H. and Christine A. (Koper) Brown. Michael attended St. John the Beloved School and Dickinson High School where he played basketball. For 10 years, he worked for DNREC as a landscaper in the Parks and Recreation Department. He enjoyed boxing and watching football, hockey and boxing.
Age 78, of Wilmington, DE, passed away suddenly but peacefully at his home on March 24, 2015. Born in Shenandoah, PA, Eddie was the son of the late Edward and Ella Pelushofsky Mocknis. He worked for General Motors for 36 years, retiring as an inspector of the assembly line.
Of Wilmington, DE, formerly of Washington D.C., passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at Compassionate Care Hospice. She was 81 years old.   Born in Wilmington, Barbara was the daughter of the late John and Julia (Wasik) Sobocinski. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Home Economics at University of Delaware and a Master’s Degree in Education at Columbia University, and taught in Special Education for many years in Montgomery County. 
Of New Castle passed away peacefully on March 20, 2015 at the Little Sisters of the Poor, Jeanne Jugan Residence.
Rosemary J. Dorak of Wilmington, Delaware died peacefully on Friday, March 20, 2015, after a long illness.
“Whipper” Age 54, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at Seasons Hospice surrounded by his family.
Age 70, of Newark, DE, passed away at his residence on Friday, March 13, 2015. Born in Newark, Edward was the son of the late Victor and Anna (Dudinsky) Nich.  He was a member of the New Jersey National Guard. A member of the Teamsters, he was a truck driver until his retirement.
On March 15, 2015 Steve moved on to surf fish and golf on the other side. 
Age 77 of Clayton, passed away on March 14, 2015 at the Heartland Hospice House. Mr. Klair was born in Wilmington, the son of the late Olive Winifred (Fouracre) and Marvin Klair.  He was a retired millwright from Stauffer Chemical. 

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