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Obituaries

Mary Johnson McIntosh

Mary Johnson McIntosh

October 29, 1923 — September 22, 2017
Service: September 28, 2017

Mary J. McIntosh, 93, a long-time resident of Newark, DE, died September 22, 2017, at Ware Presbyterian Village in Oxford, PA, where she had lived the last 10 years. Born on October 29, 1923 in Pottawattamie County, IA, she was the daughter of the late Harry E. and Grace F. Johnson. Mrs. McIntosh graduated from Oakland High School and attended Iowa State University, where she was a member of Kappa Delta Sorority, majoring in home economics....

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Glenn A Wingard

Glenn A Wingard

September 28, 1930 — September 22, 2017
Service: September 28, 2017

Glenn A. Wingard of Hockessin, DE, age 86, passed away Friday, September 22, 2017. He was born in Wilmington, DE on September 28, 1930 to the late Howard Wingard and Georgia (Sweetman) Wingard. Glenn served in the United States Navy during the Korean War. He was a great father and husband who was always looking after the family. Glenn is survived by his wife, Mary Wingard of Hockessin, DE; son, Wayne Wingard of Townsend, DE; two daughters:...

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Paul R. Goodchild, Sr.

Paul R. Goodchild, Sr.

April 13, 1930 — September 21, 2017
Service: September 27, 2017

Paul Robert Goodchild, Sr. age 87, of Elkton, MD, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on September 21, 2017. Born in Chateaugay, NY on April 13, 1930, he was the son of the late Frank and Charlotte "Lottie" (Pudvah) Goodchild. Paul and his family moved to Delaware in 1936. He served in the United States Army from 1951-1953. Paul worked as an iron worker, was a member of the Iron Workers Union and helped to build both the...

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Sharon Ann Wolfe

Sharon Ann Wolfe

December 6, 1950 — September 19, 2017
Service: September 30, 2017

Sharon Ann Wolfe, age 66 of Perryville, MD passed away on September 19, 2017. She was born on December 6, 1950 and was the daughter of William Truitt and Marjorie (Brown) Truitt. Sharon recently retired from W.L. Gore and Associates where she worked for 33 years. She began as a Fabric Seamstress and had a number of job titles throughout her employment. She was a member of the Lions Club and volunteered at Blood Bank of Delmarva. Sharon...

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Clara Jean Martin

Clara Jean Martin

May 25, 1936 — September 15, 2017
Service: September 20, 2017

Clara Jean Martin, age 81, of Elkton, MD, went home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Friday, September 15, 2017 after a courageous battle with Progressive Supranuclear Palsy. Born on May 25, 1936 in Grethel, KY, she was the daughter of the late Anthony and Octava (Parsons) Hamilton. Clara married her loving husband, Luther G. Martin in 1955 in Pikeville, KY. She worked as a dedicated independent caregiver and was an active member of the...

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Clifford Bernard Stearns

Clifford Bernard Stearns

October 13, 1950 — September 14, 2017
Service: No Services

Clifford Bernard Stearns, age 66, of Conowingo, MD passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Thursday, September 14, 2017. Born on October 13, 1950 in Concord, NH, he was the son of Helen Hood Stearns and the late Bernard Clifford Stearns. Cliff was a graduate of the University of New Hampshire. He married his wife, Hoppy, in 1979 and that same year they purchased their family farm, Whizard's Lair Farm. Cliff worked many jobs in his...

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Joan M. Zola

October 14, 1935 — September 13, 2017
Service: September 20, 2017

Joan M. Zola, age 81, of Wilmington, DE died Wednesday, September 13, 2017. She was born October 14, 1935 to the late Josephus F. Zgola and Gisella Marie Zgola. Joan was a very bright woman with a Master's degree. In life, she was an artist and enjoyed her work. Joan is survived by her legal guardian, Mary Ferry. She was preceded in death by her parents. Graveside services for Joan will be held at the Newark Cemetery on Wednesday,...

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Elsie Marie Mann

Elsie Marie Mann

July 19, 1937 — September 10, 2017
Service: September 19, 2017

Elsie Marie Mann slipped quietly away at home on September 10, 2017 at the age of 80. Marie was a retired bookkeeper and for many years served as the pianist/organist at the First Presbyterian Church in Chesapeake City. She enjoyed playing the violin, needlepoint, knitting, reading, cooking, and baking. She was well known for her delicious and extensive array of Christmas cookies. Marie was also a talented artist. In addition to her other...

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Ann K. May

Ann K. May

June 22, 1930 — September 10, 2017
Service: September 17, 2017

Ann Kissinger Bartle May, 87, passed away on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Christiana Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, she obtained her undergraduate degree from the University of Maryland, and later earned two masters degrees from the University of Delaware, School of Education. She began her career as a home economics teacher at Easton Junior-Senior High School in 1955, and continued teaching at Central...

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David Joel Gruner

David Joel Gruner

March 9, 1938 — September 7, 2017
Service: Private Service

David Joel Gruner age 79, died on the 7th of September 2017 at home in Newark, Delaware. Born in Santa Monica, California. He was the son of the late Lawrence Herman Gruner and Emma Helene Ladewig. He is survived/processed by his wife Patricia Knotts Gruner, and sons Timothy David Gruner and Troy Joel Gruner. He was preceded in death by his brother: Lawrence Gruner Jr., and sisters Evelyn Lucille Gruner, Dorothy Mae Amen, Linnea Ruby Wayne...

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