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,, . : , ...., r ('. .. ...%;. rJ ,':-,frC','%r',',' Grf.r , 40'- CE GAZETTE, Friday, April 10 - April 16, 1998 Obituaries Robert E. Beck, Jersey stable manager Robert E. Beck, 79, of Rehoboth Beach, died Sunday, April 5, 1998, of cancer in Lewes Conva- lescent Center. Mr. Beck worked with the Som- erset Park Commission in Basking Ridge, N.J., as a stable manager. Prior to that he was a carpenter in New Jersey, and superintendent of construction in home building. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in World War II. He was a member of the New Jer- sey Professional Horsemans Asso- ciation. He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Helen J. Beck. Services will be held Monday, April 13, at 3 p.m., at the Atkins- Lodge Chapel of Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, 1449 Kings Highway, Lewes, with bur- ial Tuesday in Delaware Veterans Cemetery, Bear. Arrangements by Parsell Funer- al Homes & Crematorium, Lewes. Ollie Daniel Davis, tree climber, trimmer Ollie Daniel Davis, 36, of Dover, died Sunday, April 5, 1998, at Kent General Hospital, of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle accident near Cheswold. Mr. Davis was a tree climber and trimmer, who last worked at Anthony's Tree Service in Chestertown, Md. He served in the U.S. Army. He is survived by his parents, William B. and Mary Jane Davis of Dover; three brothers, Samuel of Dover, Carey of Manassas, Va., and William Jr. of Nassau; and a sister, Rose Mary George of Dover. Services were held at Torbert Funeral Chapel, Bradford and Reed streets, Dover. Contributions are suggested to Kent County SPCA, Dover, DE 19901. Donald R. Baker, Naval intelligence officer Donald R. Baker, 67, of Mon- trose, Colo., and formerly of Gumboro, died Monday, March 9, 1998, at home. Mr. Baker served in the U.S. Navy Defense Intelligence Agency, where he retired as a se- nior petty officer. Mr. Baker was a member of the Naval Fleet Reserve and the Black Canyon Audubon Society in Mon- trose. He was a graduate of the Millsboro High School in 1948, and the Goldey Beacom College, class of 1950. He is survived by a brother, T. Richard Baker of Milton; two nieces, Karen H. Wyatt of Smyrna and Donna Schirmer of Milton; and a nephew, T. Richard Baker Jr. of Dover. Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m., Saturday, April 11, at Watson Funeral Home, 211 Wash- ington St., Millsboro. Contributions are suggested to the Black Canyon Audubon Soci- ety in memory of Donald R. Bak- er, c/o Andy Kretsinger, P.O. Box 3425, Montrose, CO 81402. Minnie V. Riggins, food service worker Minnie V. Riggins, 97, of Lewes, died Saturday, April 4, 1998, in the Lewes Convalescent Center. Mrs. Riggins had lived in Lewes since 1996. She retired at age 65 from Nilon Bros. in Marcus Hook, Pa., having worked in food ser- vice. During World War II, she worked at the ammunition plant in Elkton, Md. She moved to California after her retirement and resided at the Towers Senior Complex in San Jose, Calif., where she was a member of the Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed going to church and the Billy Graham cru- sades. Mrs. Riggins loved sewing and made many of her own clothes. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Miller Donaghy and William Riggins, and two broth- ers, Ben Smeigh and Edward Smeigh. She is survived by three daugh- ters, Marion Windsor-Scherer of San Jose, CaliL, Barbara J. Clen- denning of Dover and Cathy L. ox I# lll/.... Ptaxxixg ax .,msx00 ee.xi.00 Marler of Milton; a son, Raymond Riggins of Elkton; a half sister, Reda Glenn of Cape May, N.J.; nine grandchildren; and l0 great- grandchildren. Services were held in Founds Funeral Home, West Chester, Pa., with burial in Union Hill Ceme- tery, Kennett Square, Pa. Edward Booth, Return Day organizer Edward Booth, 74, of George- town, died Sunday, April 5, 1998, at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital. Mr. Booth was a manager and salesman at Peninsula Oil Compa- ny, where he worked for many Continued on page 41 Still Paying for your Proventil, Alupent, Albuter01 SuLfate, Metaproterenol, Muc0myst or other Nebulizer medications? 3592 Corporate Drive EXPRESS Columbus, Ohio 43231 Call (Not applicable for inhalers) HERE'S HOW IT WORKS: Free $20 gift certificates will be distributed Saturday, April 18 from l0 AM to 9 PM and Sunday, April 19 from 10 AM to 6 PM at the Management Office in Center #3 to the first 650 people who redeem Rehoboth Outlets store receipts totaling $250 or more dated 4/18/98- 4/19/98. Free gift certificates are redeemable at any Rehoboth Outlets store from Monday, April 27 through Sunday, May 10 only. One gift certificate per customer, please. Offer good while supplies last. ROUTE I IN REHOBOTH BEACH, DELAWARE. JANUARY - APRIL: SUN.- THURS. 10AM-6PM; FRI. & SAT. 10AM-gPM. MAY - DECEMBER: MON.- SAT. 10AM-9PM; SUN. 10AM-6PM 888-SHOP333 302-226-9223 www.charter-oak.com/rehobot h