Alice E. Prado
Mrs. Alice E. Prado, age 69, of Galena, MD, formerly of New Castle, DE, died on Saturday, June 5, 2010, at Union Hospital in Elkton, MD.
Mrs. Prado was a native Delawarean, born in Wilmington on March 9, 1941, daughter of the late Daniel Swift and Alice E. (Franks) Swift. A talented homemaker, she delighted in cooking for and spending time with her beloved family. She also enjoyed collecting antiques, traveling, and caring for her pet dogs.
She is survived by her daughters, Alice E. Boggs (Philip) of New Castle, DE; Jenney L. Coleman (Harold) of Galena, MD; and Darlene M. Craig (Gary) of Cecilton, MD; brothers, Lawrence Swift of Middletown, DE; Richard Swift of New Castle, DE; and Gilbert Watts of New Castle, DE; grandchildren, Brenda, Frankie, Dean, Rosie, Bonnie, Angie, and Gary Jr.; and 11 great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Rosemarie, and a brother, Daniel.
The family extends their gratitude for the kind assistance of hospice and Laurelwood Nursing Home.
Visitation will be held from 6 pm to 8 pm on Thursday, June 10, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Friday, June 11, 2010, at the funeral home. Interment will follow in Silverbrook Cemetery, Lancaster Ave. and DuPont Rd., Wilmington, DE.
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