Patricia took short term missionary endeavors to China, Egypt, Russia, Jamaica, Africa, Panama, Sussex County, and even to Israel 10 times.When you left her presence, you always felt extremely loved, accepted and filled with the hope that you would have a good purpose and a great future ahead.She is survived by her loving husband, Samuel Lockner Paynter Sr.; her children, Catherine “Cami” Dukes and her husband Pastor Barry Dukes, Samuel Paynter Jr., and Jacqueline “Jackie” Engle and her husband Mark Engle; sisters, Elizabeth Lawton Baker (Mickey) and Catherine Lawton Travis (Jackie); grandchildren, Barry “Bo” Dukes II and wife Katie, Heather Holloway and husband Pastor Kyle Holloway, Samuel Cole Paynter, Samantha Heath and husband Derek, Trevor Mc Munn and wife Carly, Kelsey Mc Munn, Mark Engle II and wife Haley, Jessie Engle, Mike Wilkerson and wife Amy, and Chase Sams; great-grandchildren, Layni Dukes, Rowan Dukes, Reid Dukes, Rory Dukes, Caleb Holloway, Addison Holloway, Jake Holloway, Erin Kuster, Skip Kuster, Brelle Wilkerson, Brook Wilkerson, and two babies on the way, one in February and one in May. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Collins, 75, of Seaford, passed away on Friday, Nov. Herbert was a certified public accountant with PKS Accounting in Salisbury, Md., before retirement. Allen “Skip” Jones Jr.; her sister-in-law, Carol Custer Jones; her nephew, Ross Allen Jones; and her niece, Meghan Marie Fishman. In his early years, he worked at Bunting Auto Supply and the Diamond Theater, both in Selbyville.
She is survived by her husband of 41 years, Donald F. Becky’s experience working in restaurant kitchens made her home a delicious place to dine. According to her niece, Becky’s fresh ground coffee was the best on the east coast. In retirement he designed and built a house in Adolphus, Ky., from the ground up with no detail left untouched by his hand. 11, at Seaford Presbyterian Church, 701 Bridgeville Hwy., Seaford. He later worked at First American Bank in Tennessee. Market St., Georgetown, where friends may call from 11 a.m. Interment will follow in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Laurel. Wayne retired from the Dupont Company in Seaford with 15 years of service.
Hoover; a daughter, Dawn Ryan and husband Mark of Laurel; stepdaughters, Donna Hungerford and husband Bobby of Dover and Micki Taylor and husband Steve of Seaford; grandchildren, Adam Ryan, Jacob Ryan, Shawn Heller, Jeffrey Taylor and Brian Taylor; great-grandchildren, Emily, Kayla and Brandon; brothers, William Layfield and Clark Layfield and wife Karen, all of Delmar; and a sister, Agnes Truitt of Seaford. Undoubtedly, Becky’s favorite place on earth was Green Turtle Cay in the Bahamas, which is evident from the bumper stickers on her cars to the pictures throughout her home, but most of all, in Becky’s choice of her final resting place. He often used his talents and volunteered his time to help relatives, friends, and others. Wage is survived by his wife of 50 years, Virginia Wage; his daughter, Kathleen Wage of Springfield, Va. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Delaware Food Bank, the American Red Cross, or Toys for Tots. “Jim” Wage, 87, of Seaford, passed away on Monday, Oct. Throughout his life, Jim always had a project going. He then opened several stores selling coins, jewelry, stamps and sports memorabilia.
Mills; two daughters, Terri Heath and husband Arlie of Honeybrooke Pa.
and Susan Messick and husband Kirk of Seaford; six grandchildren, Jessica Jones, Ashley Dengler, Sarah Jones, Emily Messick, Shauna Mc Allister and David Jones; eight great-grandchildren, Brooke Jones, Taylor Jones, Sophie Jones, Caleb Howard Dengler, Jayden Mc Allister, Noah, Madelyn and Brody Mc Allister; one sister, Carol D. 3, at Hannigan, Short, Disharoon Funeral Home in Laurel.
Kay also loved to travel and was a member of the Laurel Alumni Association.
She leaves behind her husband of 58 years, Howard F.
Her legacy will live on as an incredible wife, mother, grandmother, and great-grandmother whose shoes we will never be able to fill.
As this larger than life woman passed in our presence with the family gathered around her bed, all of her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren witnessed her passing so peacefully as she took her last breath.
She had a heart for children’s ministry, taught Sunday school for over 47 years, taught drama class, and designed costumes for many biblical plays.
She and her dearest friend Miss Betty Walker would pray around the clock and had many ministry adventures together.
She had a direct line with Heaven and could change the weather with her prayers.