Newspaper Archive of
Cape Gazette
Lewes, Delaware
Jim's Towing Service
September 26, 1997     Cape Gazette
PAGE 35     (35 of 96 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
PAGE 35     (35 of 96 available)        PREVIOUS     NEXT      Full Size Image
September 26, 1997

Newspaper Archive of Cape Gazette produced by SmallTownPapers, Inc.
Website © 2022. All content copyrighted. Copyright Information.     Terms Of Use.     Request Content Removal.

Obituaries Continued from page 33 Beach; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Holy Cross Catholic Church, Dover, with burial in Holy Cross Cemetery. Contributions are suggested to Kent Ecumenical Movement or Holy Cross Building Fund, 631 S. State Street, Dover, 19901. Edith Mae Wilson, Newark homemaker Edith Mae Wilson, age 78, of Newark, died Sunday, Sept. 21, 1997, at Christiana Hospital. Mrs. Wilson, a homemaker, was a member of the Fairwinds Baptist Church in Bear. She is survived by her husband, William H., a son, Eugene Ronnie Hinkle of Rehoboth Beach; three daughters, Freda Pittam of Re- hoboth Beach, Norma Jean Flow- ers of Newark and Charlotte Rogers of New Castle; two step- sons, William H. Wilson, Jr. of Chalfonte, and Charles Wilson of Bear; four stepdaughters, Patricia Harris of Sycamore Gardens, Margaret Starkey of Mill Creek Trailer Park, Ethel DiBoe and Ruth Ann Boone, both of New Castle; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. Services were held at McCrery Memorial Chapel, Newark, with burial in Gracelawn Memorial Park, Minquadale. Contributions are suggested to Fairwinds Baptist Church, 801 Seymour Road, Bear, DE 19701. William H. Fisk, built Funland William H. Fisk, age 90, of Re- hoboth Beach, died Thursday, Sept. 19, 1997, at his home. Mr. Fisk was a musician during the Big Band era in the 1930s. With his wife, Mary Dentino and her family, he built Funland on the Rehoboth Beach Boardwalk. Mr. Fisk was the owner of the Bethany Beach Golf Course for 30 years and was well-known to several generations of beachgoers. He was a past president of the Young Republicans Club and the Rehoboth Beach Lions Club. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in World War II. He is survived by his daughter, Sharon Rose, of Rehoboth Beach, and by two grandsons, Barratt and Harper Cullen, both of Rehoboth Beach. Services and burial were pri- vate. Wayne D. Bennett, DP&L supervisor Wayne D. Bennett, age 68, of Rehoboth Bay Park and formerly of New Castle, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 1997, of a ruptured ab- dominal aortic aneurysm at Beebe -CAPE GAZETTE, Friday; September 28"- Oei' 2;, tOO'/- 35  Medical Center. Mr. Bennett was a supervisor with Delmarva Power for 36 years, retiring in 1986. He was a U.S. Army .veteran of the Korean War and a member of the Ameri- can Legion Durney Post, Wilm- ington, and the New Castle Moose Lodge 1578. Mr. Bennett was al- so an avid bowler, receiving the 1997 State Senior Delaware All Events Bowling Trophy. He is survived by his wife of 34 years, Fern Bennett; three sons, Wayne M. Emery of Tacoma, Wash., James C. Emery of Wake- field, Mont., Brant W. Emery of Westmont, I11.; a daughter, Debbie A. Pillsbury of Edgewood, Md.; a sister, Doris M. Harrison, of Hockessin; seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. Services were held it Parsell Funeral Homes, Lewes, with bur- ial with military honors in Delaware Veterans Cemetery, Bear. Contributions are suggested to the American Heart Association, 600 N. DuPont Highway, George- town, DE 19947. E.zabeth o. Chappell, first woman elder Elizabeth O. Chappell, age 84, of Lewes, died Saturday, Sept. 20, 1997, of a cerebral hemorrhage at Beebe Medical Center. Mrs. Chappell was a homemak- er. She was a member and the first woman elder at Lewes Presbyter- Continued on page 36 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING The Sussex County Engineering Department is pleased to announce that a public meeting will be held on Saturday, October 4, 1997 at 9:00 a.m. at the Rehoboth Elementary School, 500 Stockley Street, Rehoboth Beach, Delaware 19971. The purpose of the meeting is to convey information regarding the forthcoming construction of the Red Mill Pond North and Red Mill Pond South portions of Phase HI of the West Rehoboth Expansion of the Dewey Beach Sanitary Sewer District. A map of the areas affected by construction is provided. Subdivisions located in the construction project include Carsyljan Acres, Sweetbriar, Hills Edge, Overbrook Shores, Heronwood, Pondview Estates, Red Mill Farms, Nesbitt Station, and Mill Pond Acres, Best Acres, Mal- lard Point, and Edgewater Estates. All interested persons, residents, voters, taxpayers, property owners, or corporations are welcome to attend. RED MILL POND FOR MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT THE SUSSEX COUNTY ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT AT 302-855-7718 Waterfront Homesites with OCEAN VIEWS Black Duck Reach at The Glade, Rehoboth Beach 16 Glade Farm Drive Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971 Wayne Mitchell, Sales Manager [1-800-77GLADEs/227-2884