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Obituaries

Eileen Viscount Herrmann

Eileen Viscount Herrmann

February 12, 2021

Eileen Viscount Herrmann passed away peacefully in her home on February 12, 2021. She gave her time and talents, volunteering for a number of Wilmington organizations, including Winterthur, Hagley, Great Stuff- DE Breast Cancer Coalition, Delaware Art Museum and various Coral and Choir Groups. Eileen enjoyed dancing, singing, piano, reading and had an incredible talent […]

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William C. Ruglass, Jr.

William C. Ruglass, Jr.

February 12, 2021

William C. Ruglass Jr. passed away on February 12, 2021 at Christiana Hospital, at the age of 77. Bill is survived by his wife of 54 years Mildred Comegys Ruglass.  Bill is also survived by his brother John, sister in law Loretta and his loyal dog Gus.  He was the son of William and Lucille […]

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John H. Benge, Jr.

John H. Benge, Jr.

February 9, 2021

John H. Benge Jr., age 72, of Wilmington, Delaware, passed away on February 9, 2021. John was born in Wilmington to Dr. John H. Benge and Alice McMeekin Benge. He was one of seven children (The Magnificent Seven) born to John and Alice.  John attended Brandywine High School, graduated from Franklin & Marshall College, and […]

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Dr. Richard F. Grossman

February 8, 2021

Dr. Richard F. Grossman was born September 1934, in Romania, the only child of Jewish-American parents Alexander and Betty Grossman. With increasing danger in Europe the Grossmans returned to New York where they lived in the Bronx and Queens.  Young Richard attended The Kohut School where he excelled in academic studies. He entered Far Rockaway […]

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John J. Breen

John J. Breen

February 6, 2021

John J. Breen, age 81 of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on February 6, 2021. John was a big civil war enthusiast and loved spending time up in Gettysburg touring the battlefield. He also enjoyed collecting Lionel trains. He enjoyed spending time with his family and grandchildren. In addition […]

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Carl Edward Lorenz

Carl Edward Lorenz

February 5, 2021

Carl Edward “Ed” Lorenz passed away on February 5, 2021. His final days were spent, as he wished, in hospice care at his home in Maris Grove, surrounded by family and friends. No words seem to properly capture the spirit and nature of this amazing man. Ed was born in the Flushing section of Queens, […]

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Charles L. Miller, MD

Charles L. Miller, MD

February 4, 2021

Charles L. Miller, MD died on Thursday, February 4, 2021 at home with family by his side. He was 91 years old. Dr. Miller was predeceased by his wife, Lois (Iannotta) Miller, in 1999 and a son, Jeffrey S. Miller, in 2004. He leaves two sons: Stephen C. Miller and his wife Diane, of Newark, […]

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Howard W. Harmer

Howard W. Harmer

February 3, 2021

Howard W. Harmer was born on September 14, 1928, in the Philadelphia neighborhood of Manayunk to the late Millard Fillmore and Jennie Harmer. He rejoined the love of his life Claire Harmer in heaven on Wednesday, February 3, 2021. Howard grew up in Roxborough, Pennsylvania. His mother died when he was twelve years old and […]

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Eleanor Malin O’Neill

Eleanor Malin O’Neill

February 2, 2021

Eleanor Malin O’Neill “Ellie”, 78 of Hockessin DE, died February 2, 2021 peacefully in her home surrounded by her loving family. She graduated from Alexis I. DuPont High School class of 1961. As a lifelong resident of Hockessin, she worked at Hockessin Home and Hardware and the Hockessin Public Library for many years. She was […]

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Johannes Robert Krahmer

Johannes Robert Krahmer

January 31, 2021

Johannes Robert Krahmer, age 88, of Wilmington, DE died on January 31, 2021 after a long illness. Hans was born in Mannheim, Germany to Wolf and Herta Clemm Krahmer and emigrated to the United States in 1938. His father represented German pulp and paper interests, and the family lived in Cape Elizabeth, ME. Following the […]

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