- Finding your family tree data online.

Obituary and Death Notice Archives

Delaware Obituary and Death Notice Archive

(Obituaries archived from all over the state of Delaware. Confirm death dates with the Social Security Death Index)

First Name: Last Name:

 Search fulltext Delaware Genealogy Discussion Groups:
  First Name:
   Last Name:
 Search fulltext Cape May Newspaper Scans:
  First Name:
   Last Name:

Search Delaware Newspaper Archives from 1819-1999
Search Delaware Obituary Archives from 1998-Present
Delaware Newspaper List

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Delaware Obituary and Death Notice Archive

Delaware Obituary and Death Notice Archive - Page 276

Posted By:
Date: Monday, 25 January 2016, at 10:39 a.m.

Cressey, Margie B.

Margie B. Cressey of Dover passed away Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at the Delaware Hospice Center, Milford. She was 78.

She was born on November 29, 1931 in Dover, Delaware, daughter of the late Earl and Lillian (Gourley) Davis.

Margie had worked for the State of Delaware. She enjoyed going to yard sales, slots and the beach.

She was a member of the Modern Maturity Center, Harrington Moose and AARP.

Margie is survived by her daughter Judith Smith and her husband William of Felton, granddaughter Kimberly Edwards and her husband Moir of Smyrna, a great granddaughter Jade Edwards and a very close friend Paul Sikorski of Dover.

Graveside service will be 11:00 am Saturday, August 28 at Barratt's Chapel Cemetery, Frederica.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial gifts to Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.

Sullivan, James Charles

James Charles "Jim" Sullivan., 80, of Warsaw North Carolina, formerly of Dover Delaware, died Tuesday, August 24, 2010 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, Goldsboro, North Carolina.

Jim was born on December 3, 1929 in Marshall County, Kentucky, the son of Elmer Dyre Sullivan and Annie Marie (Stringer) Sullivan.

Jim was a warehouse supervisor at Green Giant Company in Woodside for many years. He was a Marine Corps Veteran of the Korean War and served as State Commander of the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He was a charter member of the Camden-Wyoming Moose Lodge.

He is survived by his mother Annie Marie Sullivan of Dover, wife Patricia of Warsaw, N.C. his three sons Richie Sullivan and wife Eleanor of Felton, Jim Sullivan and wife Debbie of Felton, Patrick Sullivan and his wife Jeaneen of Harrington, six grandchildren Matthew Fox, Jedediah Sullivan, Katland Sullivan, Justin Sullivan, Laurel Sullivan, and Jacob Sullivan.

Services will be at noon Monday, August 30 at the Pippin Funeral Home, 119 W. Camden-Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, where friends may gather beginning at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Millsboro.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions be made to Marine Toys for Tots Foundation, 18251 Quantico Gateway Dr., Triangle, VA 22172 or a charity of your choice.

Skaggs, Ret. U.S. Navy Lt. Comm. Jerold Frank

Retired U.S. Navy Lt. Commander Jerold Frank Skaggs "Jerry" who spent his childhood and young adulthood in Montana passed away Monday, August 23, 2010 after a courageous battle of prostate cancer and complications from a stroke.

Born in Billings, Montana on August 27, 1936, Jerry lived in Magnolia, for the past eight years. Before moving here, he lived in East Millstone, NJ for 15 years, and 11 years in South Plainfield, NJ. He graduated from Montana State University and then joined the Navy where he served his country proudly. He retired from the Navy as a Lieutenant Commander in 1982 after serving for 23 years. Throughout his 23 year career, he was stationed in Japan, Guam, and both Pacific and Atlantic coasts and was a Surface Warfare Officer on ships which operated in the Atlantic, Caribbean, Mediterranean and the Pacific. He owned a Lawn Doctor of Mountainside/Cranford/NJ business for 11 years before fully retiring in 1993.

Jerry loved gardening, enjoyed NASCAR, and watching football, always rooting for the Navy teams. He was a dedicated husband, father and grandfather and will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him.

He was a member of the American Legion and Retired Officers Association.

His first wife of 24 years LaVonne, died in 1985.

Surviving are his wife of 22 years, Anita Skaggs, his daughter Wendy Beleno of Great Meadows, NJ, his son Mark Skaggs and his wife Laura of Lucas, Texas and son Christopher Skaggs and his wife Marycarol of Havre de Grace, MD, two sisters, Patricia Nile of Forsyth, MT, and Sue Ellen Goosey and husband Erin of Naples, Florida and brother Robert Skaggs and wife Sharon Billings, MT. He also leaves three stepchildren, Kevin Berezansky of Phillisburg, NJ, Douglas Berezansky and wife Lisa of Berlin, NJ and Stephen Berezanksy and wife Karen of Newark, DE. He also leaves 17 grandchildren, Heather, Alex, Ben, Jack, Sam, Sophie, Mitchell, Daniela, Andrea, Tara, Ian, Joe Ryan, Jenna, Andrew, Stephen, Zachary whom he loved dearly.

Services are private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations to Silver Lake Center, 1080 Silver Lake Blvd., Dover, DE 19901.

Sadiq, George

George Sadiq of Dover passed away Saturday, August 21, 2010 in Kent General Hospital, Dover. He was 74.

He was born on March 1, 1936 in Pakistan, son of the late Mehri and Masih Sadiq.

George worked for Civil Service at the Dover Air Force Base in logistics retiring at the age of 65. After retirement, he owned an import/export business specializing in oriental rugs and antiques.

He is survived by his wife of 45 years Erika Sadiq, a son Major Thomas Sadiq of the United States Air Force and his wife of Severn, MD and a daughter Ursula Sadiq of San Francisco, CA and many friends and acquaintances.

Services are private.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests donations be made to CARE at to help victims of the flood in Pakistan.

Arrangements handled by Pippin Funeral Home, Wyoming.

Smith, Mary G.

Mary G. Smith passed away Friday, August 20, 2010 at Westminster Health Center, Dover. She was 91.

She was born on October 11, 1918 in Souix Falls, SD, daughter of the late Blaine and Florence (Rice) Niester.

Gail had several lifetime passions. She loved to travel, and visited every state with her husband and much of eastern and western Europe with her sister, Laurel Piippo. Her last trip was to Switzerland and Germany at age 84. She was also a strong supporter of the arts and history, especially music. Several of her trips were for the purpose of enjoying opera, taking historical tours, or learning more about music. Her last such trip was to the Peabody institute of Music at age 88 for a piano appreciation Elderhostel.

She was also a lifetime bridge player, starting with her college days. This interest continued throughout her life, and she greatly enjoyed playing bridge at the Modern Maturity Center in Dover. She was able to continue to play at 91. Finally, one never saw her without a book in hand. She instilled her love of reading in all of her family. Her ability to remain engaged in all of her interests will remain an inspiration to everyone who knew her.

Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband John R. Smith and sons Blaine Smith and Gregory Smith and a granddaughter Debra Brown

Mary is survived by a daughter Barbara Brown and her husband Kirk of Camden, granddaughter, Kelly Brown of Arlington, VA, Heather and Olivia Smith of Herfordshire, England.

Services will be 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, August 25, at the Pippin Funeral Home, 119 W. Camden-Wyoming Ave., Wyoming, where friends may call from 6 pm until service time.

Graveside service will be 11 am Friday, August 27 in Riverside Cemetery, Painsville, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brain Injury Association of Delaware, P.O. Box 1897, Dover, DE 19903.

Almon, Tracey Thwaites

Tracey Lynne Thwaites Almon of Dover passed away Thursday, August 19, 2010 at Kent General Hospital, Dover. She was 44.

She was born on November 2, 1965 in Dover, Delaware. She graduated from Caesar Rodney High School, Class of 1983, where she played field hockey.

Tracey had worked as a ward clerk at Christiana Hospital for 10 years. Prior to working at the hospital, she worked for several doctors in the Dover area.

She enjoyed scrap booking, playing games and loved family gatherings.

Tracey is preceded in death by her niece Jessie April Thwaites in 2003.

She is survived by her parents Ed and Linda (Foster) Thwaites of Dover, a sister Jane Lee of Dover, and three brothers Eddie Thwaites, Tim Thwaites and Danny Thwaites all of Dover.

Services were held privately at the family residence.

Social Security Death Index Search Engine

[ Return to Index ] [ Read Prev Msg ] [ Read Next Msg ]

Delaware Obituary and Death Notice Archive is maintained by GenLookups with WebBBS 5.12.

For your convenience, here is a huge, growing collection of obituaries at

EXCLUSIVE OFFER to visitors! We'll get your family tree started!

- Click to Search the Large Databases
- Historical Records and Person Search
- Census and Voter Lists
- Military Records
- Surname Meanings
- Births, Marriages, and Deaths Search

Look up the meaning of any surname!

Find-a-Grave Cemetery Search

Incredibly COOL Genealogy Databases on the Web!

Rootsweb Review Archives Search
Search through the archives of this past genealogy update!

First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of fulltext obits
from all over the United States.


First Name:
Last Name:

Search through tons of marriage records
from all over the United States.


Marriage Search Engines

Statewide Obituary Archives

Free Surname Meanings and History Lookup NEW!!!


I want to look for information about this surname:

You must use the SUBMIT button; hitting ENTER will not work!

If the results that you get turn out to be a death notice rather than an obituary, many times you can find a fulltext obituary by doing a search HERE.


The ULTIMATE Vital Records Database!

Newest Data Additions to

Message Boards

Historical Person Search


Alabama  - Alaska  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - California  - Colorado  - Connecticut  - Delaware  - Florida  - Georgia  - Hawaii  - Idaho  - Illinois  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maine  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Minnesota  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Montana  - Nebraska  - Nevada  - New Hampshire  - New Jersey  - New Mexico  - New York  - North Carolina  - North Dakota  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Oregon  - Pennsylvania  - Rhode Island  - South Carolina  - South Dakota  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Utah  - Vermont  - Virginia  - Washington  - West Virginia  - Wisconsin  - Wyoming



Alabama  - Arizona  - Arkansas  - Connecticut  - Georgia  - Idaho  - Indiana  - Iowa  - Kansas  - Kentucky  - Louisiana  - Maryland  - Massachusetts  - Michigan  - Mississippi  - Missouri  - Nebraska  - New York  - North Carolina  - Ohio  - Oklahoma  - Pennsylvania  - South Carolina  - Tennessee  - Texas  - Vermont  - Virginia  - West Virginia

Alabama Newspapers

Alaska Newspapers

Arizona Newspapers

Arkansas Newspapers

California Newspapers

Colorado Newspapers

Connecticut Newspapers

Delaware Newspapers

Florida Newspapers

Georgia Newspapers

Idaho Newspapers

Illinois Newspapers

Indiana Newspapers

Iowa Newspapers

Kansas Newspapers

Kentucky Newspapers

Louisiana Newspapers

Maine Newspapers

Maryland Newspapers

Massachusetts Newspapers

Michigan Newspapers

Minnesota Newspapers

Missouri Newspapers

Montana Newspapers

Nebraska Newspapers

Nevada Newspapers

New Hampshire Newspapers

New Jersey Newspapers

New Mexico Newspapers

New York Newspapers

North Carolina Newspapers

North Dakota Newspapers

Ohio Newspapers

Oklahoma Newspapers

Oregon Newspapers

Pennsylvania Newspapers

Rhode Island Newspapers

South Carolina Newspapers

South Dakota Newspapers

Tennessee Newspapers

Texas Newspapers

Utah Newspapers

Virginia Newspapers

Washington Newspapers

West Virginia Newspapers

Alabama Census Records

Alaska Census Records

Arizona Census Records

Arkansas Census Records

California Census Records

Colorado Census Records

Connecticut Census Records

Delaware Census Records

Florida Census Records

Georgia Census Records

Idaho Census Records

Illinois Census Records

Indiana Census Records

Iowa Census Records

Kansas Census Records

Kentucky Census Records

Louisiana Census Records

Maine Census Records

Maryland Census Records

Massachusetts Census Records

Michigan Census Records

Minnesota Census Records

Missouri Census Records

Montana Census Records

Nebraska Census Records

Nevada Census Records

New Hampshire Census Records

New Jersey Census Records

New Mexico Census Records

New York Census Records

North Carolina Census Records

North Dakota Census Records

Ohio Census Records

Oklahoma Census Records

Oregon Census Records

Pennsylvania Census Records

Rhode Island Census Records

South Carolina Census Records

South Dakota Census Records

Tennessee Census Records

Texas Census Records

Utah Census Records

Virginia Census Records

Washington Census Records

West Virginia Census Records

Confirm birth and death dates with the Social Security Death Index: - - - - Surname Search Utility - - Marriage Search Engines


One of the sponsors of this site is: