Millsboro Obituaries

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  • Tuesday Apr 14 | via Cape Gazette 

    Kathryn Scott, enjoyed cooking

    Kathryn Scott, 71, of Millsboro, formerly of Drexel Hill, Pa., passed away peacefully Saturday, April 11, 2015, with her family by her side. She is survived by her beloved husband Ralph; four daughters, Debbie, Kathryn, Carol and Rita; nine grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and a sister, Peggy Stallstiemer.

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  • Monday Apr 13 | via Cape Gazette 

    Dorothy J. Peterson, lighthouse lady

    Dorothy "Dot" J. Peterson, 82, of Millsboro, formerly of Bellefonte, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 12, 2015, at her home. She was born in Wilmington Oct. 15, 1932, daughter of the late Charles and Violet Phillips.

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  • Monday Apr 13 | via Cape Gazette 

    Donald C. Fookes, 81, of Millsboro, formerly of Dama...

    Mr. Fookes was born in Washington, D.C., May 31, 1933, son of the late Wilbur and Dorothy Fookes. "Donnie" was the owner and operator of the H&H Dri-Vin Cleaners in Rockville, Md., until his retirement in 1990.

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  • Thursday Apr 9 | via Cape Gazette 

    Richard C. Johnson, operated farm

    Mr. Richard C. Johnson, 76, of Millsboro, passed away at the home in which he was born Tuesday, April 7, 2015. Mr. Johnson was born in Millsboro, Oct. 5, 1938, to the late George T. and Nancy Ella Moore Johnson.

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  • Thursday Apr 9 | via Cape Gazette 

    William W. Hemphill II, community volunteer

    William Wesley Hemphill II, 52, of Millsboro, passed away Tuesday, April 7, 2015, at Christiana Hospital. Born in Rockville, Md., Dec. 5,1962, he was the son of the late William and Ellen Hemphill.

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  • Thursday Apr 9 | via Cape Gazette 

    Robert J. Dennis, construction worker

    Robert had worked in construction before his illness, most recently for First State Construction, Eastern Equipment and Harold and Sons. He was an avid NASCAR fan, supporting his favorite drivers Dale Earnhardt Sr. and Dale Jr. Mr. Dennis is survived by his wife, Barbara Carmean Dennis of Georgetown; his sons, Robert L. Dennis of Delmar and Lester F. Dennis of Georgetown; his daughters, Kathy Byer of Georgetown and Crystal Chambers of Millsboro; a brother William Dennis of Chesapeake, Va.; 10 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

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  • Monday Apr 6 | via Cape Gazette 

    Irene Carlotta Wohma, active in community

    Irene Carlotta Wohrna went to be with the Lord Saturday, April 4, 2015. She was born in Baltimore, Md., Jan. 12, 1922.

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  • Monday Apr 6 | via Cape Gazette 

    Edmund Paprocki, Lewes resident

    Edmund Paprocki, 93, of Lewes, passed away Friday, April 3, 2015, at his residence. He was born Jan. 21,1922, in the Bronx, N.Y., son of the late Joseph and Staphonia Paprocki.

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  • Saturday Apr 4 | via Cape Gazette 

    Nicholas J. Pappas, government retiree

    He was a veteran of the Korean War, serving in the U.S. Army, and retired from the federal government. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Janet M. Pappas; two daughters, Helene Saylor and Nikki Pollard and her husband Steve; granddaughters, Missy and Megan; stepgranddaughters, Kate and Sue; his brother, John J. Pappas and his wife Sherri Lou; two nephews, Peter and Alex Pappas; and former son-in-law, Lonnie Saylor.

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  • Sunday Mar 29 | via Cape Gazette 

    Angel Dorman, Millsboro infant

    Angel Dorman, our beloved child angel, was born and passed away Saturday, March 21, 2015, to Michael James Dorman and Sharon Louise Boocock, of Millsboro. "Our little angel came into the world and left us all too quickly.

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  • Friday Mar 27 | via Cape Gazette 

    Dorothy 'Dottie' Best, loving homemaker

    Dottie was born Aug. 4, 1927, in Bladenboro, N.C. to the late Albe M. and Ethel J. Spenser Milliken. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, Horace H. Best Sr. in 2011; and two sisters, Ilene and Estelle.

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  • Thursday Mar 26 | via Cape Gazette 

    Howard O. Coffin Sr., Sussex businessman

    Mr. Howard O. Coffin Sr., 95, passed away peacefully at home in the presence of his family Tuesday, March 24, 2015. Mr. Coffin was born Sept.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via Cape Gazette 

    William E. Jackson Jr., maintenance welder

    Mr. William Edward Jackson Jr., 62, affectionately referred to as "Big Bill" and "Junior," passed away Sunday, March 22, 2015, with his family by his side at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford. Bill was born Sept.

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  • Wednesday Mar 25 | via Cape Gazette 

    Leticia 'Tish' Sturgis, hairdresser

    She worked as a hairdresser at Holiday Hair in Seaford. She attended Pilgrims' Ministry of Deliverance in Georgetown.

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  • Tuesday Mar 24 | via Cape Gazette 

    Agnes L. Mitchell, woman of faith

    Agnes Lillian Mitchell, 94, of Rehoboth Beach, passed away Friday, March 20, 2015, at Renaissance Healthcare in Millsboro. She was born April 17, 1920, in Carrol County, Va., daughter of the late Cliff and Alma Elizabeth Turpin.

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  • Monday Mar 23 | via Cape Gazette 

    Katherine 'Kit' Smith, owned catering firm

    Kit was born in Philadelphia, Pa. to the late Eugene and Mary Harkins Slevin. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by a sister, Barbara Rohlfing; and a brother, John "Jack" Rohlfing.

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  • Sunday Mar 22 | via Cape Gazette 

    James B. Virden Jr., chemical operator

    James B. Virden Jr., 71, of Millsboro, and formerly of New Castle, passed away peacefully Thursday, March 19, 2015. A lifelong resident of Delaware, he was born in Wilmington Nov. 20, 1943, son of the late James B. Virden Sr. and Margaret Milman.

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  • Sunday Mar 22 | via Cape Gazette 

    Thomas 'Tommy' Lewis, retired harness driver

    Tommy was born in Lewes to the late Thomas and Marjorie Littleton Lewis April 24, 1948. In addition to his parents, he is also preceded in death by two brothers, one sister and one grandchild.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Cape Gazette 

    Evelyn Virginia Revel, retired seamstress

    Mrs. Revel was born in Millsboro, April 15, 1931, to the late Harley and Emily Parsons Collins. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband of 50 years, Clifford Revel in 1998; a son, the Rev.

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  • Friday Mar 20 | via Cape Gazette 

    Joanne N. Couch ©, retired salesperson

    Joanne N. Couche, 69, of Lewes, passed away Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at Beebe Healthcare in Lewes. She was born Oct. 13, 1945, in Philadelphia, Pa., daughter of the late William M. Noble and Margaret Noble.

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