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Obituaries Continued from page 34 Mr. Ferris was the owner and operator of a service station in New Jersey for several years be- fore moving to Delaware. He is survived by his wife, Em- ma; a daughter, June Barber of Milton; a son, William E. Ferris Jr. of Waldwick, N.J.; three grandchildren and three great- grandchildren. Services were held in the Chapel of Short Funeral Services, Milton, with burial in Paramus, N.J., at a later date. Contributions are suggested to the Aizheimer's Association. Isabel M. Herrity, beautician, manager Isabel M. Herrity, 79, of Greensboro, N.C., and formerly of Rehoboth Beach, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 1997, of heart failure at her residence. Mrs. Herrity worked for 25 years as a beautician and office manager at Emiles Beauty Salon, Washington, D.C., retiring in 1973. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bernard. She is survived by a son, John Morton of Greensboro, N.C.; two stepdaughters, Catherine Baker of Bowie, Md., and Janet Herrity of Falls Church, Va.; three stepsons, Gregory T. Herrity of Centreville, Va., Walter B. Herrity of Burr Hill, Va., and Bernard T. Herrity of FalisChurch, Va.; and a num- ber of grandchildren. Services were held at Atkins- Lodge Chapel, Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Lewes, with burial in Henlopen Memorial Park, Milton. Funeral arrangements by Parsell Funeral Homes and Crematorium, Lewes. Marion E. King, salesperson Marion E. King, 78, of Lewes, died Wednesday, Oct. l, 1997, of heart failure at Lewes Convales- cent Center, Lewes. Mrs. King was a salesperson in retail sales. She was a member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. She was preceded in death by her husband William J. in 1995. She is survived by a son, Michael J. King of Bayville, N.J.; a daughter, Mary King Makowski of Lewes; and four grandchildren. Services were held at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, Pough- keepsie, N.Y., with burial in St. Peter's Cemetery, Poughkeepsie, N.Y. Contributions are suggested to Delaware Hospice, Southern Di- vision, North Du Pont Highway, Georgetown, DE 19947. CAPE GAZETTE, Friday, October 10 - October 16, 1997 - 35 Funeral arrangements by Parsell Funeral Homes & Crematorium, Lewes. Maxine Cropper Dirks, owned beauty shop Maxine Cropper Dirks, 79, of Lewes, died Wednesday, Oct. 1, ! 997, of cancer at home. Mrs. Dirks worked for Select Fashions, Milton Graves and Broadkill Pearl Co., all in Milton, before becoming the proprietor of Maxine's Beauty Shop in Quaker- town, which she operated for 20 years. She was also a bus driver for the Cape Henlopen and Vo- Tech schools for 17 years. Mrs, Dirks was a member of the Groome United Methodist Church in Lewes. She enjoyed making afghans. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Denver W. Cropper, in 1968, and by a broth- er, Asa J. Smith Jr. She is survived by her husband of 28 years, Timothy K. Dirks; a daughter, Janice Pepper of Milton; three grandchildren, Uhland "Tim" Pepper III of Milton, Dean Pepper of Milton and Teresa Barich of Bryan, Texas; five great-grandchildren; and a broth- er, Joseph T. Smith of Roxana. Services were held at Groome United Methodist Church, Lewes, with burial in Henlopen Memorial Park, Milton. Contributions are suggested to Delaware Hospice, Georgetown, DE 19947. Florence S. Clarke, bank admlnlstrator Florence Stevenson Clarke, of Claymont, died Thursday, Oct. 2, 1997, of respiratory failure in Christiana Hospital. Mrs. Clarke was a branch ad- ministrator for the Bank of Delaware in Wilmington for 40 years, retiring in 1987. 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