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Obituaries

Dr. G. Leigh Cook

Dr. G. Leigh Cook

March 19, 2020

Dr. G. Leigh Cook, age 76, passed away surrounded by his family at home in Wilmington, Delaware on March 19, 2020.  Dr. Cook attended Brandywine High School, Class of 1962, then acquired a Bachelor’s of Science degree from the College of Wooster, Ohio in 1966.  In 1970, he graduated from the University of Pennsylvania, School […]

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Marie J. Bishop

Marie J. Bishop

March 17, 2020

Marie J. Bishop, passed away on March 17, 2020, at the age of 80.   Marie was born in Wilmington, DE in 1939. She worked for the State Tax Department for several years. Marie continued her career with Delmarva Power until she retired. While working for Delmarva she met her first husband Norman Blair. They […]

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COVID-19 Crisis

COVID-19 Crisis

March 15, 2020

Our Commitment to Care and Safety to The Families We Serve. In light of the ongoing commitment to address the COVID-19 outbreak, the staff at Chandler Funeral Homes & Crematory is here to assure you that we will continue to serve our community. We want to further assure you that the health and safety of […]

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Robert Pavlin

Robert Pavlin

March 14, 2020

Robert Pavlin, age 95, of Wilmington, DE died peacefully on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at his home in the Assisted Living wing of Forwood Manor. Bob was born in Cleveland, Ohio to the late Stanley and Lillian (Vlasek) Pavlin. Bob married Margaret Kazmarek in 1947. Their 68-year marriage was truly an example of the whole […]

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Ronald E. Fletcher

Ronald E. Fletcher

March 12, 2020

Ronald E. Fletcher, age 73, of West Grove, PA, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2020 at his home. Ronn was born in Richmond, VA., son of the late Russell C. and Mildred Walls Fletcher. He earned his B.S. in mechanical engineering from Virginia Tech and his M.S. in mechanical engineering from Tennessee Tech. Ronn […]

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Jane McEttrick Miller

Jane McEttrick Miller

March 11, 2020

Jane McEttrick Miller, age 90, of Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, passed away peacefully at her farm surrounded by her loving family on March 11, 2020. Born in Boston, and later raised in Lyndonville, VT by her loving mother, Helen McKeon McEttrick and stepfather, Alfred Burbank Darling, Jane never forgot her New England roots. She attended high […]

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Patricia Ann (Tansey) Hagarty

Patricia Ann (Tansey) Hagarty

March 10, 2020

Patricia Ann (Tansey) Hagarty was born in 1938 in Summit, New Jersey at the Overlook Hospital. Patricia died on March 10, 2020 at Manor Care – Pike Creek in Wilmington, Delaware. She was 81 years old. Patricia died peacefully in her sleep. When Patricia was young, her family moved from New Jersey to New Castle, […]

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Brenda Dawn Brown

Brenda Dawn Brown

March 8, 2020

Brenda passed peacefully at home on March 8, 2020 after a 4 1/2 year-long battle with cancer. It was such an honor to be able to support her in this battle, what a noble woman. Her disease was never about her. She minimized the impact it had on the family and others. The members of […]

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Shirley Christy Culver

Shirley Christy Culver

March 7, 2020

Shirley Christy Culver, age 86, passed away on Saturday, March 7, 2020.  She was born in 1933 and was the daughter of the late George and Naomi (Shivery) Christy.  Shirley is survived by her husband of 65 years, William E. Culver.   She was a 1951 graduate of P.S. duPont High School.  Shirley worked as […]

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Diane Spencer

Diane Spencer

March 5, 2020

Diane Spencer, 64, of Newark passed away at home on March 5, 2020. Diane was a graduate of Conrad High School and attended Goldey-Beacom College. She will be remembered by her fun and feisty personality and her devoted love of her family. She is proceeded in death by her mother Ellen Devenney (Kaighn), her father […]

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