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Obituaries

Dorothy A. Cook, age 78, of New Castle, DE passed away surrounded by her loving family on March 7, 2019. Born in Coatesville, PA, she was the daughter of the late Mildred and Samuel DeCarlo. Dorothy had various jobs, but spent most of her life as a homemaker for her five children. She enjoyed traveling to the beach with her husband, especially Lewes, DE and Coco Beach, FL.
David C. Williams, age 68, of Wilmington, DE passed away on March 6, 2019 at Heartland Hospice House. Born in Wilkes-Barre, PA, he was the son of the late Sara (Deitrich) and Charles Williams. David worked as the manager of computer services in the Department of Finance for the State of Delaware for over 31 years. David was an avid Science Fiction Fan who loved Star Wars.
Alexander M. Brown “Woods”, age 38, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at St. Francis Hospital on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 surrounded by his family.
Dr. Aydin Z. Bill was born in Istanbul, Turkey to Mrs. Fatine Kulaksiz and Dr. Cevat Zekai Bill. His parents were raised by families that lived alongside and served the last sultan of the Ottoman empire; his grandfathers were the Sultan Mehmet VI’s physician and court painter. His childhood was unique, and shaped his old-fashioned palace Turkish dialect, and his gentlemanly manners.
William Lewis Scott, Sr., age 90, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at St. Francis Hospital on Monday, March 4, 2019 surrounded by his family. 
Frisco TX - Robert "Bob" James Hall, 85, of Frisco TX, passed away February 6, 2019. Bob was born in Wilmington, DE., June 11, 1933 to James and Edna (Orth) Hall.
Joyce M. Miller, 71 of Newport passed away peacefully on February 27, 2019 at Brandywine Nursing Home. Joyce was born in Wilmington, the daughter of the late Lottie (Lloyd) and Frank Marston. She was a graduate of A.I. DuPont High School and worked for Farmers Bank, retiring in 1981.
Henry E. Bradley, age 93, of Wilmington, DE passed away on February 25, 2019 at the Wilmington Veterans Hospital.
Leona Farrell, 56 of Newark passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, February 24, 2019. Leona was born in Vineland, NJ, the daughter of the late Frances (Montecalvo) and Paul Nucito.  She was a graduate of Buena Regional High School and a homemaker.
Passed on February 25th, with the same peace and grace in which she lived during her78 years.
Anna M. Pope, 94 of Bear, passed away peacefully on February 26, 2019 at New Castle Health and Rehab Center. Anna was born in Austria, the daughter of Anna (Weibung) and Franz Zuckersdorfer.  She worked as a meat packer for Pantry Pride.  Her husband, John W. Pope, passed away in 1995.
Glenn E. Vaughn, 56, passed away suddenly on February 23, 2019 at his home in Bear.
Dennis Libus, age 50, of Wilmington, DE passed away suddenly from a brain aneurysm on February 22, 2019 at Christiana Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Wilmington, DE, Dennis was the son of Elizabeth W. (Wolf) and Walter J. Libus, Jr. Dennis was a talented auto body painter at Rossi Auto Body Shop in Wilmington.
Jeffrey Scott Biddle, 58 of Lewes/Bear Delaware passed away on January 19th 2019 at Temple Hospital in Pennsylvania. Jeff was born on September 15,1960 in Darby, Pennsylvania to his loving parents Fawn and Charles Biddle. The birth and death of this great man, however, is not nearly as relevant as all the days that he lived to the fullest between these two dates.
Age 93, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at Cadia Healthcare Center Silverside surrounded by her family.
Francis J. Morris “Frank”, 85, passed away peacefully at home on February 17, 2019 surrounded by his wife, Ellie and all three generations of the Morris family. He was welcomed into Heaven by his parents, Annette and Joseph Morris, and his in-laws, Charles and Lillian Johnson, and many family and friends.
Gloria R. Miller, age 80, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her loving family on February 14, 2019. Born in Forest Hill, PA she was the daughter of the late Getty Wohlheiter and Roy Erb. Gloria graduated from Mifflinburg High School. She was employed by Sears for 40 years. She enjoyed spending time with family, RVing, and winter snowmobiling trips.
David R. Kinsler, Sr., 71 of Wilmington passed away peacefully at Compassionate Care Hospice on Friday, February 15, 2019. David was born in Wilmington, DE, the son of the late Elleanora and Llewellyn Kinsler. He graduated from Mt. Pleasant High School in 1965 and served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps in the Viet Nam War, earning the Purple Heart and Combat Action Ribbon among many other citations.
On Wednesday, the 13th of February 2019, Edward Joseph Meren Sr., husband of Theresa Dineen Meren. Native to Edwardsville, PA, born the 13th of October 1929, a son of Emanuel and Lillian Meren, there he was reared along with his sisters, Jean and Lillian, and brothers, Frank, John, and Leo.
Angela M. Matt, age 54, of Newark, DE passed away on February 10, 2019. Born in West Chester, PA, Angela was the daughter of Ruth (Burke) and Francis R. DiBenedetto. She was a 1982 graduate of St. Mark’s High School and attended Goldey Beacom College. Angela worked as an administrative assistant for six years at DuPont prior to marriage.

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