Allen E. Hitt
April 8, 1952 – February 12, 2017
Allen E. Hitt, known fondly as “Al” and “Professor Hitt,” age 64, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Sunday, February 12, 2017.
Allen was born in Wilmington, DE on April 8, 1952, and was the son of the late Raymond and Viola (Bailey) Hitt. He worked as a security guard for many years at Delaware Park.
Allen was a former member of the Wilmington Jaycees and longtime member of the Wilmington Church of God. An award winning magician providing entertainment for all occasions, Professor Hitt was a past president of the Delaware Knights of Magic.
Allen is survived by his wife of 44 years, Darlene H. (Parag) Hitt; children, Kimberly Hitt (John Hontz) of New Castle, Christopher Hitt (Kristy) of Pennsville, NJ and Wendy Hitt of Wilmington; sister, Sarah Heitz of DE; brother, Caroll Martin (Mildred) of Winston-Salem, NC; grandchildren, Louis, Shaynah, John, Jr., Taylor, Abrielle, Ashlynn, Logan, Addisyn, Alyssa and Christopher; and brothers-in-law, Bill Parag (Debbie) of Newark and Dave Parag (Judy) of Wilmington.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 2 pm until 4 pm on Saturday afternoon, February 18, 2017 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720, where a funeral service will begin at 4 pm. Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions to assist the family with funeral expenses may be sent in care of Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home at the address listed above.