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Obituaries Continued from page 30 Services were held at the Union Wesley United Methodist Church, Clarksville, with burial in Union Wesley Cemetery, Clarksville. Ann Govatos Hultsch, owned Terranova's Bar Ann Terranova Taylor Govatos Hultsch, 86, of Lewes and former- ly of Wilmington, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 1998, in the Lewes Conva- lescent Center. Mrs. Hultsch owned and operat- ed Terranova's Bar, also known as the "400 Club" at 400 Tatnall St., Wilmington. The business was be- gun by her father in the late 19th century by her father, Angelo M. Terranova, at 519 Tatnall St., and moved to the new location at 4th and Tatnall streets in 1911. Mrs. Hultsch was born in that house. After selling the 400 Club, she worked for many years as a realtor with the firm of Lunk Apsely & Son. She is survived by her husband, Maurice G. Hultsch; two daugh- ters, Suzanne Franck of Hockessin and Jane Govatos of Lewes; four grandchildren; and two great- grandchildren. There will be a memorial mass at St. Peter's Cathedral, 6th and West streets, Wilmington, on Sat- urday, Jan. 17, at 11 a.m. Burial was private. Contributions are suggested to St. Peter's Cathedral School, 6th and Tatnall streets, Wilmington, DE 19801. Arrangements by Parsell Funer- al Homes & Crematorium, Lewes. Margaret C. Preston, former medical secretary Margaret C. Preston, 77, for- merly of Claymont, died Thurs- day, Jan. 8, 1998, in Harrison House, Christiana, Pa. Mrs. Preston had been a med- ical secretary for area physicians until retiring in 1983. She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow W., in 1991. She is survived by a daughter, Donna M. Preston of Unionville; three sisters, Nellie Marone of Claymont, Catherine Walrath of Glen Mills and Judy Baginski of Rehoboth Beach; and two grand- children. Services were held at the Church of the Ascension, Clay- merit, with burial in Lower Brandywine Cemetery, Centre- ville, Del. Contributions are suggested to the Red Cross-Isla Mujeres, in care of Kathy Vaughn, 2732 Edgemont St., Philadelphia, PA 19134. Eva L. Townsend, Frankford homemaker Eva L. Townsend, 87, of Mills- bore and formerly of Frankford, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 1998, of heart failure in Millsboro Nursing Home. Mrs. Townsend was a home- maker. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry E. Sr., in 1977. She is survived by two sons, Harry E. Jr. of Georgetown and Richard A. of Dagsboro; three daughters, Edna M. Steele of Dagsboro, Eileen M. Reynolds of Georgetown and Coleta M. Dorey of Millsboro; 15 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Services were held at Melson Funeral Services, Frankford, with burial in Dagsboro Redmens Memorial Cemetery, Dagsboro. Joseph T. Hall Sr., served in U.S. Navy Joseph T. Hall St., 60, of Stan- ton, died Wednesday, Jan. 7, 1998, of congestive heart failure at home. Mr. Hall was a pipefitter with Local 80 for about 10 years, retir- ing in 1980. Earlier, he served in the U.S. Navy for more than 17 years, retiring in 1970 because of disability, with the rank of shipfit- ter first class. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War. He was past commander and chapter commander of the Dis- abled American Veterans and was a member of VFW Post 516 and Mill Creek Fire Company. He is survived by three sons, David J. of Rochester, Minn., Joseph T. Jr. of Newark and Gre- gory of Wilmington; a daughter, Debra Ann Picard of Newark; two brothers, Charles R. of Los Ange- les and Harry of Media, Pa.; a sis- ter, Martha Stevens of Lewes; his former wife, Barbara A. Hickman of Ocean View; six grandchildren; and five stepchildren. Services were held at Nichols- Gilmore Funeral Home, Newport, with burial in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Summit. Contributions are suggested to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 407, Camden, NJ 19934. Frances Mary Byrne, former phone operator Frances Mary Byrne, 92, for- merly of Havre de Grace, Md., died Monday, Jan. 12, 1998, of heart failure at her residence in Calvert Manor Healthcare Center, Rising Sun, Md. Mrs. Byrne retired as chief tele- phone operator for the Aberdeen Proving Ground in 1973. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star and the auxiliary of Joseph L. Davis Post 47, Ameri- can Legion, both in Havre de Grace. She attended Havre de Grace United Methodist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Francis Byrne, in 1950. Mrs. Byrne is survived by three sons, Jack Robinson o Stevensville, Thomas D. of Lewes and Russell F. Jr. of Fort Walton Beach, Fla.; three daughters, Mary Lou Cengia of Virginia Beach, Va., Anne M. Johnson of CAPE GAZETYE, Friday, January 16 - January 22, 19118 - 33 Phoenix and Jean S. Engelhardt of San Antonio; a sister, Bertha Clayton of Perryville, Md.; 16 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchil- dren; and four great-great-grand- children. Service was Thursday, Jan. 15, at Patterson Funeral Home, Per- ryville, Md., with burial in Asbury Cemetery, Port Deposit, Md. Contributions are suggested to Calvert Manor Residence Council Scholarships, Rising Sun, Md. Candace L. Anderson, Webster's office manager Candace Louise Anderson, 51, of Lewes, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 1998, of cancer at her home. Ms. Anderson was office man- ager for Webster's Furniture, Re- hoboth Beach, where she was em- ployed for the past eight years. She served as a substitute teacher for the Seaford School Dis- trict for a number of years and was ANDERSON previously a flight attendant for Trans World Airlines. Ms. Anderson was born in Wilmington. She was a graduate of Salisbury State University and attended Virginia Interment Col- lege in Bristol, Va. She was also a graduate of John Robert Powers School of Modeling. Ms. Anderson was Seaford High School Homecoming Queen in 1964. Ms. Anderson was preceded in death by her father, William An- derson. Survivors include her mother, Nancy A. Anderson of Lewes; two sisters, Andrea A. O'Day of Georgetown and Patri- cia Foresman of Fort Myers, Fla.; and a brother, Alexander B. An- derson, of Bethel. Service will be held graveside on Friday, Jan. 16, at 3 p.m., at Seaford Odd Fellows Cemetery, Seaford, with burial to follow. Contributions are suggested to Delaware Hospice, Southern Di- vision, North Du Pont Highway, Georgetown, DE 19947. Arrangements by Parsell Funer- al Homes and Crematorium, Atkins-Lodge Chapel, 1449 Kings Highway, Lewes. Speakers from Ronald McDonald House available The Ronald McDonald House of Delaware will provide speakers for organization and agency meetings throughout the state. 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