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Continued from page 21 Hollis and Darlene Dahling, both of Bridgeville; and Wanda Baker of Milton; his "mother, Rachel Ab- sher of Bridgeville; a brother, Davis, of Bridgeville; two sisters, Margie Callaway and Joan Wynes, both of Bridgeville; and 11 grandchildren. Services were held at the Hard- esty Funeral Home, Bridgeville, with burial in St. Johnstown Cemetery, Greenwood. Mary Jane Dillon, retired secretary Mary Jane Dillon, age 72, of Rehoboth Beach and formerly of Silver Spring, Md., died Sunday, May 18, 1997 of congestive heart failure at Suburban Hospital, Betbesda, Md. Mrs. Dillon retired in 1975 after 15 years as a secretary for Custom Hi-Fi and Dixie Hi-Fi, both of Washington, D.C. She was a member of St. Edmond's Catholic Church, Rehoboth Beach, where she was a member of the Blessed Virgin Mary Sodality. She was a member of the Ladies of the Elks, Lewes and of the Cape Henlopen Senior Center. Mrs. Dillon is survived by her husband, John Robert Dillon; three sons, John R., Jr., of Stevensville, Md., John W., of Laurel, Md. and Thomas P. of An- napolis, Md.; a sister, Joan L. Gawler of Rehoboth Beach; 11 grandchildren; and five great- grandchildren. A memorial mass was held at St. Edmond's Catholic Church, Contributions are suggested to the St. Edmond's Sodality, Re- hoboth Beach, DE or the Diabetes Association, Milton, DE. Jean Elizabeth DeVries, registered nurse Jean Elizabeth DeVries, age 65, of Lewes, died Friday, May 16, 1997 at Beebe Medical Center. Miss DeVries was a registered nurse in Alexandria Hospital, Alexandria, Va., for 30 years until her retirement in 1990. She was preceded in death by two brothers, John F. and Ronald P. DeVries. She is survived by her mother, Blanche DeVries, of Lewes; a brother, Louis DeVries of San Jose, Calif.; and two sisters, Ada Curtiss of Delmar and Regina Whalen of Lewes; and several nieces and nephews. A memorial mass was held at St. Jude's Catholic Church with burial private. Contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society, 228C, North DuPont Hwy, Georgetown, DE Ruth C. Sheppard, garment inspector Ruth C. Sheppard, age 77, of Lewes, died Saturday, May 17, 1997 of heart failure at Beebe Medical Center. Mrs. Sheppard was a garment inspector for 20 years at Graves Manufacturing. She was a lifelong collector of antiques, an avid reader and a friend to many. Mrs. Sheppard was a graduate of Randolph Pub- Continued on page 27 .... i.. ........ Furniture Restorers, Inc, , , ,,,, , , , , . Finish Removal - Safely remove the existing finish using a modified hand-stripping method and prepare for stain application. Refurbishing- Enhance your furniture without removing the existing finish. Refinishing- Remove the existing finish, stain and adjust color, and apply a new finish to last for years. Restoring - Conserve an old and cherished piece. Repairs & Touch-Up 110 New Road At the Lewes Ice Plant Lewes, Delaware 19958-9573 Kieth A. Miller & Lewis W. Miles, Proprietors 302/645-9097 Tues.- Sat. S:30 to 4:30. Closed Sun. and Mon. A Call Ahead Will Help Us Serve You Better Member, Lewes Chamber of Commerce and Visitor's Bureau, Inc. ESTATE SALE AT REHOBOTH BEACH CONVENTION CENTER (2 Prominent Estates from Wilmington, DE and Milford, DE) Antique Furniture, Glassware, China, Collectables Dolls, Estate Jewelry & Classic Autos SUNDAY, JUNE 1st 12:00 NOON RAIN OR SHINE ! IF