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Obituaries

Mavis Ann Brandi Syfrit

Mavis Ann Brandi Syfrit

April 5, 2019

Mavis Ann Brandi Syfrit, known to friends as “Brandi,” was born in Westover Endicott, New York, and passed away on April 5, 2019, in Wilmington, Delaware. Brandi graduated from the University of Delaware with a bachelor’s degree in liberal arts, and attended graduate school at Bryn Mawr College, graduating with Master’s Degrees in law and social […]

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Benjamin R. Bundens

Benjamin R. Bundens

April 4, 2019

Benjamin R Bundens, 78, of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away peacefully early in the morning of April 4, 2019. Ben was a retired electrical engineer, who worked his entire career for the DuPont Company at locations that included Nashville, TN; Wilmington, NC; Aiken, SC and Wilmington, DE. He was an avid fisherman, tinkerer and grandfather. He […]

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Joan F. Ward

Joan F. Ward

April 4, 2019

Our beloved wife and mother, Joan, peacefully left our world on Thursday April 4, 2019. She will be happily remembered and dearly be missed by all who were graced by her acquaintance. Joan, who was affectionately known as “Little Cruiser,” was a wonderful mother and homemaker; she earned her nickname as she cruised around the […]

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Marlene S. Runté

Marlene S. Runté

April 4, 2019

Marlene S. Runté, age 83, passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 4, 2019 after a very short illness. In the few days prior to her passing, she was surrounded by her friends and close family and her room was filled with shared stories, memories, smiles and laughter. Born in New York City in 1936 to […]

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David Franson

David Franson

April 3, 2019

David Franson, age 72, passed away on April 3, 2019. He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Gale Franson. Dave and Gale were married for 38 years before Gale passed away. Their story was one of the greatest love stories ever told and his family is rejoicing that they are together again for […]

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Jeanne Pascal

Jeanne Pascal

April 2, 2019

Jeanne Pascal, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at home at the age of 88. A native of Pittsburgh, PA, she lived in Greensburg, PA before attending the Oberlin College Conservatory of music in Oberlin, OH. At Oberlin she earned a Bachelor of Music in piano performance and a Master of Music in piano performance and […]

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Doris E. Zolper

Doris E. Zolper

April 1, 2019

Doris E. Zolper of New Castle, DE, died on Monday, April 1, 2019. She was born in Reading, PA in 1929 and raised in Woodbury, NJ from 1936. Mrs. Zolper, who preferred to be called Deb, married the year she received her RN degree from Memorial Hospital in 1952. After residing in Evanston, IL and […]

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Sandra Molitor Konetski

Sandra Molitor Konetski

March 31, 2019

Sandra Molitor Konetski, age 69, of Glen Mills, PA, formerly of North Wilmington, DE died on March 31, 2019 at Penn Hospice in West Chester, PA. Sandy graduated from Brandywine High School. She attended Alvernia College and received her bachelor’s in Secondary Education from the University of Delaware. Sandy worked for ICI, and Kent Dental. […]

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Mary Theresa Dunleavy

March 29, 2019

Mary Theresa Dunleavy, age 94, of Wilmington, passed away peacefully at home on March 29, 2019. She was born in New York, NY in 1924 to Thomas and Marcella Dunleavy. She received her MBA in mathematics from Hunter College and worked as a Mathematician Statistician for 45 years for DuPont. Mary enjoyed golf, skiing, and […]

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Brian J. Niebauer

Brian J. Niebauer

March 27, 2019

On Wednesday. March 27, 2019, Brian J. Niebauer, a loving husband, father of three children and grandfather of six, passed away unexpectedly at the age of 57.  Brian was born in Fairview, Pennsylvania to Herman and Jane Niebauer. He attended Salem County Community College and Glassboro State College where he received his Bachelor’s Degree in […]

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