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Obituaries

Loving wife and mother, Patricia (Pat) Eckstein Breuer, age 90, of Centreville, DE passed away peacefully on November 26th, 2018 surrounded by her loving family.
Patricia R. (McLaughlin) Schneese, age 79, went home to be with the Lord on November 26, 2018, surrounded by her family. She was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, Willard S. Schneese, Jr., her brothers, John E. and Roger M. McLaughlin, and her sister, Barbara A. DeMoss.
James T. Lenhoff James was born and raised in Wilmington, DE. on September 16th 1925 and died peacefully on November 22, 2018 at Seasons Hospice. He served in the Marine Corps during WWII and Korea and received a Purple Heart during WWII.
Elaine Hagarty Duggan passed from this life in the early morning hours of Tuesday, November 20, 2018.  She was 83 years old.  Elaine was well known in many circles.  Some knew her as a long-time employee of Hercules and its affiliated companies, as part of the family that built the Starboard, or as a parishioner and frequent volunteer at Saint Anthony of Padua RC church.
Thomas J. Leavey, age 88 of Middletown, DE passed away on November 23rd, 2018.
Joseph M. Craner, age 61, of Wilmington, DE passed away on November 14, 2018.
Kristin Ann Flocco, age 50, passed away quietly on November 15, 2018.
Mary C. (Tena) Blackwelder, age 86, of West Grove, PA passed away on November 16, 2018 at Jenner’s Pond Retirement Community. She passed peacefully in the way she always wanted - at home holding the hand of her beloved.
Jeffrey N. Porter, 62, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at Season’s Hospice.
Katharine Edwina Geiger “Kate”, 100 passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at the Brandywine Nursing Home.
Age 90, of Wilmington, DE was called to heaven by our dear Lord on Thursday, November 8, 2018. Born in East Goshen Township, PA, Marie was the daughter of the late William and Lillian (Roberts) Ammann. She was predeceased by her first husband of 34 years, Marvin Johnson, her second husband of 24 years, Charles Wagner, her beloved son, Richard “Rick” Johnson, her daughter-in-law, Denise Finley Johnson, and her sisters, Helen Jackson and Dorothea Gallagher.
Age 45, of Bear, DE, passed away on Monday, November 5, 2018 at Christiana Hospital surrounded by her family. Born in Wilmington, DE, Barbara was the daughter of the late Ronald Lee and Mary Lou Alice (Bailey) Igou.  She graduated as a cosmetologist from Shilling Douglas School of Hair Design.
Catherine E. Marcum “Cathy”, 70 of Newark passed away on Thursday, November 8, 2018 at the Little Sisters of the Poor surrounded by her family.
Stanley F. Frost, age 80, of Wilmington, DE formerly of Saranac Lake, NY, passed away on November 2, 2018.
Kelly Lee Stumbers, age 60, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at her home on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.
Jiyah Stephanie Sheldon, the 11 day old daughter of Fatu Thomas and Herb Sheldon, passed away on Thursday, October 25, 2018. 
February 19, 1929 – October 25, 2018 A Mass of Christian Burial for Sister Mary George Barlow, D.C., will be celebrated Friday, November 2, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at the Cathedral of St. Peter, Wilmington, DE. Visitation will be held at the Cathedral of St. Peter on Thursday, November 1, 2018 from 4 to 6 p.m.; a Prayer Service will be held at 6 p.m., just following the Visitation. Burial will be at the Daughters of Charity Sacred Heart Cemetery in Emmitsburg, MD.
Lawrence E. White, 59 of Delaware County, PA, passed away on Monday, October 22, 2018 at Naamans Creek Country Manor in Boothwyn, PA, surrounded by his family and the dedicated staff of Heartland Hospice. Larry was born in Wilmington, DE, the son of the late Jane (Donahue) and Earl White. He was a graduate of Delcastle Technical High School, class of 1977.
Anita A. Henuset, age 89, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and aunt went unexpectedly to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. 
Kathleen Ann Boyd, age 68, of Wilmington, DE passed away on October 19, 2018.

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