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Obituaries

Michael Jerome Schorah, age 53, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at Christiana Hospital on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 surrounded by his family. Born in Wilmington, Michael was the son of Theresa B. (Britingham) Schorah and Jerome F. Schorah. He was employed by Wilmington Billiards where he made pool tables. He also painted for people in their homes and their small projects.   He will be dearly missed by his family.
Age 79, of Newark, DE, passed away suddenly on July 17th, 2017.
Lawrence B. Kossek "Larry", Age 63, of Lewes, DE passed away suddenly at his home on June 25, 2017. Larry was born in Wilmington, the son of the late Alice J. (Pajrowski) and Bernard J. Kossek.  He attended high school at Henry C. Conrad. Larry worked for Grotto's Pizza as a driver for 12 years. He enjoyed fishing, hunting, boating, gardening and cooking.  
Age 92, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at Heartland Hospice House on Sunday, July 16, 2017. Born in Middletown, NY, Grace was the daughter of the late Donald Murray and Geraldine (Burhard) Murray Martini.  She worked for the Hotel DuPont as a waitress and hostess in the Green Room and ran the banquet room in the Gold Room.  She was an active member of Middletown Senior Citizens and T.O.P.S.
Roland R. Hitchens, age 77 passed away on Sunday, July 16, 2017 at his home with his loving wife at his side, after a long and courageous battle against melanoma.
Age 55, of Wilmington, DE passed away at Christiana Hospital on Saturday, July 15, 2017. Born in Wilmington, Lori was the daughter of Robert A. Wardell, Jr. and Helen Magargal.  She worked as a document and statement reviewer for Delaware Charter Guarantee & Trust Company. 
(April 2, 1925 – July 17, 2017) To her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren, she was a superhero.  To her church family, she was a saint.  Professionally, she was Florence Nightingale.  To her husband Bob Lennon, who passed away in 2003, she was everything.
Shirley A. Legeza, 70, of Wilmington passed away on Thursday at Christiana Hospital surrounded by her family. Mrs. Legeza was born September 9, 1946 in Potsville, PA the daughter of the late Wanda (Guida) and George Neidlinger. Shirley was the manager of the Delaware Cigarette and Tobacco store in New Castle for 14 years prior to her retirement. She was a member of St. John the Beloved Catholic Church, where she served as a Girl Scout Leader for many years.
Age 41, of Bear, DE, passed away at Christiana Hospital on Monday, July 10, 2017.  Born in the Philippines on November 10, 1975, Jonjon was the son of Victor V. Pangilinan, Sr. and the late Presentacion (Basco) Pangilinan.  He was a waiter at the Christiana Hilton and a maintenance man at Amato & Associates 
Mary Nancie (Moore) Saienni, age 84, of Wilmington, DE passed away July 7, 2017 after a lengthy illness in Seasons Hospice, Newark, DE.
Age 52, of Wilmington, DE, passed away at Compassionate Care Hospice on July 2, 2017. He was born in Manhattan, NY. He was a self-employed handyman.
Doris J. (Saye) Whiteside, age 86, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Sunday, July 2nd, at home. Doris was born in Wilmington on August 6, 1930, the only child of the late Herbert R. and Rose M. (Otteni) Saye.
Robert Ellis Methvin “Bob”, 83 of Newark passed away peacefully at home on July 3, 2017 surrounded by his family. Bob was born in Riverside, NJ, the son of the late Ella Mae (Schock) and John Luther Methvin. He graduated from Bartram High School in Philadelphia and worked as a crew chief for Boeing, Inc. He served as a union leader for the UAW and enjoyed playing volleyball. His first wife, Janice passed away in 1984.
Teresita Rodriguez McCabe Graybill Age 91 of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on Friday, June 30, 2017. Born October 2nd 1925 in the Philippines, Tess was the youngest of twelve children of the late Pedro and Carmen (Delgado) Rodriguez.
Angelo Michael Martone, Jr., age 84 of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on June 27, 2017. Born December 11, 1932 in Wilmington, Mike was the son of the late Albina (Minuti) Martone and Angelo Michael Martone. Mike was a graduate of Salesianum School. He retired from NKS Distributors where he worked for many years as a member of Teamsters Local 326, delivering beer to thousands of Delaware residents.
James E. Mooney, 64 of Bear passed away unexpectedly on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at Christiana Hospital. Jim was born in West Chester, PA, the son of the late Carmen (Ellison) and John O. Mooney. He graduated from Christiana High School and worked for W.L. Gore as a machine operator for 22 years.
Age 53, of Wilmington, DE passed away peacefully on Sunday, June 25, 2017 at Seasons Hospice. Born in Wilmington, Tammy was the daughter of Marlene (Coughlin) McClain and the late William McClain, Sr.  She worked as a bus driver for the Brandywine School District and ran a pizza shop. 
Daniele Lee David, age 41, of Wilmington, DE passed away on Friday, June 23, 2017 at home after a long illness.
Deborah Perrin Lambert Heitmann, 67, of Wilmington, DE died on June 18th, 2017, at the Heartland Hospice House after a brief period of failing health.
Spinken, Eleanor A. (Swift), Age 91 0f Hockessin, DE passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Saturday, June 24, 2017 at Seasons Hospice in Christiana Hospital.

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