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Obituaries

June J. Vande Poele

June J. Vande Poele

June 18, 1933 — August 6, 2017
Service: August 18, 2017

June Jarrell Vande Poele, age 84, of Hockessin, DE (formerly of Newark, DE and Fenwick Island, DE) passed away peacefully on Sunday, August 6, 2017. Born June 18, 1933 in Wilmington, DE, June was the daughter of the late Ralph and Beatrice (Saye) Jarrell. June was a 1951 graduate of P.S. Dupont High School. She continued on to attend Goldey Beacom College where she obtained her degree in business. June dedicated sixteen years to the...

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Violet Rose Davis

Violet Rose Davis

September 18, 1962 — August 4, 2017
Service: August 12, 2017

Violet Rose Davis, age 54, of Elkton, MD passed away after a brave battle with cancer on August 4, 2017. She is survived by her husband, Robert J. Davis; daughter, Amanda Beaudean and her spouse, Anthony; son, Robert Davis, Jr.; three grandchildren: Daman Davis, and Aliyah and Julian Beaudean; sister, Betty Jones and her spouse, Clyde; and her brother, Foster Masker. A celebration of life will be held Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 2pm at...

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Phyllis Lucas Gardner

Phyllis Lucas Gardner

March 30, 1922 — August 3, 2017
Service: No Services

Phyllis Lucas Gardner of West Grove, PA, age 95, passed away Thursday, August 3, 2017. She was born on March 30, 1922 in Covington, VA to the late William Lee Lucas and Maggie (Gwin) Lucas. Phyllis was a long time member of Head of Christiana Presbyterian Church and she was strong in her faith. Phyllis enjoyed reading, word search puzzles, traveling and loved taking walks. Her most cherished time was spent with her beloved family. Phyllis...

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Traci Ann Overstreet

Traci Ann Overstreet

April 14, 1979 — August 1, 2017
Service: August 7, 2017

Traci Ann Overstreet, 38, of Perryville, MD passed away Tuesday August 1, 2017. She was born on April 14, 1979 in Havre de Grace to Robert Strawbridge and Judy Ann (Powers) Strawbridge. Traci graduated from Rising Sun High School in 1997 where she played Field Hockey and held many records. She also attended Harford Community College. Traci continued playing in various field hockey adult leagues. She was a great mother and enjoyed spending...

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Donna Jean Wells, "DJ"

Donna Jean Wells, "DJ"

February 25, 1973 — July 30, 2017
Service: No Services

Donna Jean Wells, "DJ" age 44 of Elkton, MD passed away on July 30, 2017. She was born on February 25, 1973 in Elkton, MD to Wilfred E. Young and Donna Rae (McCormick) Young. Services for DJ will be held privately and at the convenience of the family.

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Patricia A. Alexander

Patricia A. Alexander

August 31, 1929 — July 29, 2017
Service: August 4, 2017

Patricia A. Alexander of Rising Sun, MD, age 87, passed away Saturday, July 29, 2017 at Calvert Manor Nursing Home. She was born on August 31, 1929 in Lancaster, PA to the late Robert J. Williams and Anna C. (Barr) Williams. Pat worked for Dr. Taylor for thirty three years. Not only did she work for the Taylor's, but she became a part of their family as they became a part of hers. She was a member of Janes United Methodist church. Pat...

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Marguerite D. Baker

Marguerite D. Baker

March 31, 1954 — July 29, 2017
Service: August 5, 2017

Marguerite D. Baker, age 63, died at home after having a significant stroke a few months before. Marge, also known as Karen to some, grew up in W. Paterson, New Jersey with her adopted family. She loved helping people, anyone and everyone, but particularly those in need. For many years she led the Brandywine Social Club. The members loved Marge's style and they all became fast friends. Later, Marge earned her nursing degree and after a few years...

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Annie Marie Hogue

Annie Marie Hogue

September 11, 1921 — July 28, 2017
Service: August 2, 2017

Annie Marie Hogue of Rising Sun, MD, age 95, passed away Friday, July 28, 2017. She was born on September 11, 1921 in Patchogue, NY to the late William Henry Briscoe and Maggie Woods. Annie loved to read and crochet. She would often enter write in contests, and win. Annie loved dogs of all shapes and sizes and rescued many throughout the years. She enjoyed collecting cookie jars and teapots. Annie's greatest joy was spending time with and...

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Deborah Mae Tucker

Deborah Mae Tucker

November 2, 1952 — July 27, 2017
Service: No Services

Deborah Mae Tucker, age 64, of Elkton, MD, passed away on Thursday, July 27, 2017. She was born November 2, 1952 in Havre de Grace, MD to Catherine (Krick) VanHoy and the late Lanis VanHoy. She is survived by her daughters: Peggy Sue Douglass-Hallmark, and her husband, Shane of Saltillo, MS; Ann Marie Tucker and her companion David, of Newark, DE; mother, Catherine (Krick) VanHoy; granddaughter, Secora Rain Hallmark; two sisters: Ann and her...

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Paul Charles "Dutch" VanVechten, Sr.

Paul Charles "Dutch" VanVechten, Sr.

August 25, 1943 — July 24, 2017
Service: August 1, 2017

Paul Charles "Dutch" VanVechten, Sr., age 73, of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, July 24, 2017. He was born in Wilmington, DE, on August 25, 1943 to the late Charles Henry and Muriel Zelma Gifford VanVechten. Paul worked 33 years on the assembly lines at the Newark Chrysler Plant, from which he retired. He served his country in the Army both active and inactive duty, as well as the Delaware Air National Guard for almost ten years. A...

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