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Obituaries


John Luzak

John Luzak

January 22, 2023

John “Jack” Luzak, 86, of Claymont, DE, passed away Sunday, January 22, 2023. He was born in Chester, PA, the son of the late F. Louise Luzak and Nick Luzak. John grew up in Boothwyn, PA, and was a graduate of Goldey Beacom College. John proudly served in the United States Marine Corps from 1955 […]

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Jack Robert Bulk

Jack Robert Bulk

January 17, 2023

Jack Robert Bulk, 24, of Wilmington, Delaware passed away suddenly on January 17, 2023. He was a 2016 graduate of Wilmington Friends School (WFS), where he was a “lifer.” WFS afforded him the life-changing opportunity to do a junior year abroad in France with School Year Abroad (SYA). Where his Quaker education grounded him in […]

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Irénée du Pont, Jr.

Irénée du Pont, Jr.

January 16, 2023

Irénée du Pont, Jr., age 103, died January 16, 2023. He was the son of Irénée du Pont and Irene Sophie (du Pont) du Pont. They were second cousins. He graduated from Tower Hill School, attended Dartmouth College for two years and obtained a bachelors degree in mechanical engineering from M. I. T. in 1943. […]

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William H. Wallace, Jr

William H. Wallace, Jr

January 14, 2023

William H. Wallace, Jr, 89, of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away peacefully on December 14, 2022, at Sunrise of Wilmington. Bill will be deeply missed by his family, friends, and colleagues, as Bill shared his love, loyalty and great sense of humor with all who encountered him. Bill was a native of Needham, MA, where he […]

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Elwyn Judson Trueblood, Jr

Elwyn Judson Trueblood, Jr

January 14, 2023

Elwyn Judson “Jud” Trueblood, Jr., age 94, of Coffee Run Condominiums, Hockessin, DE, passed peacefully on January 14, 2023 at his home. Born in Louisville, KY, but lived in South Carolina from infancy until he moved to Delaware in 1966. A summa cum laude graduate of Wake Forest University, he also earned an MBA degree […]

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Andrew Wilson Edmonds

Andrew Wilson Edmonds

January 14, 2023

Andrew Wilson Edmonds passed away exactly as he wanted to: peacefully and at home on January 14, 2023. Born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware he graduated from The Hill School and MIT. He was a Lieutenant in the US Navy, an engineer and a fixer of broken toys. Over the years, he resided in Delaware, […]

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Mary Ruffner Wemlinger

Mary Ruffner Wemlinger

January 14, 2023

Mary Ruffner Wemlinger, 77, of Greenville, Delaware, passed away January 14, 2023 after a short illness. Born in 1945, she was the daughter of Marvin and Martha Bloomsburg. She was preceded in death by her husband, Vince, and is survived by her son, Vincent the Third. Mary was a graduate of Wilmington Friends School and […]

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Virginia Mullen Lewing

Virginia Mullen Lewing

January 13, 2023

Virginia Mullen Lewing, age 90, of Greenville, DE passed away peacefully on Friday, January 13, 2023 attended by her loving family after a long, happy and fulfilling life. Ginny Lewing was born in Rochester, NY in 1932 to Raymond F. and Helen Dugan Mullen. She received a BA degree from Nazareth College. In 1955, she […]

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Eva Rose Austin

Eva Rose Austin

January 9, 2023

Eva Rose Austin, died peacefully on Monday, January 9, 2023 at Cokesbury Village in Hockessin, DE. Eva was formerly and proudly of Glen Farms in Elkton, MD. Eva was born in Sparta, NC to Ivan and Curla Rector. Eva loved her family, first and foremost. She was a proud mother and wife, devoting her life […]

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Donna V. Shaw

Donna V. Shaw

January 5, 2023

Donna V. Shaw, 88 years old, died January 5, 2023, with family by her side. She was born in July of 1934, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Marlin Edward Vought and Georgia Ruth Wall Vought. Donna and her younger sister Catherine “Kay” V. Bryant grew up in Lansdowne, Pennsylvania. Donna graduated from Lansdowne High School and […]

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