Anna J. (Thomas) Van Dame
September 28, 1937 – May 18, 2016
Anna J. (Thomas) Van Dame, age 78, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 18, 2016 with her family by her side.
Born in Jersey City, NJ, Anna was the daughter of the late Justin Davis and Alberta (Touey) Davis. She was a Delaware resident for over 50 years.
Before retiring, Anna worked for Pappy’s Pizza in Wilmington Manor, Macy’s, and Entenmann’s Outlet in New Castle. She will be fondly remembered for her kind heart, the love she had for her children and grandchildren, and being the mom who was always there to talk for those who grew up in Wilmington Manor.
Anna is survived by her husband, Howard “Buddy” Thomas; children, Raymond Van Dame and his wife, Sue, and Judy Van Dame and her partner, Danielle; grandchildren, Christina, Raymond, Francisco, and Jessica; and great grandchildren, Isaiah and Dakota.
A viewing will be held from 12 pm until 1 pm on Wednesday afternoon, May 25, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Funeral services and entombment will be held privately.