Anna Mae Nitchman
April 6, 1927 ~ October 19, 2014
Anna Mae Nitchman, age 87, of New Castle, Delaware passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 19, 2014.
Born on April 6, 1927 in Hanover, Pennsylvania, she was the daughter of the late William Luckenbaugh and Lottie Small Lukenbaugh.
Anna Mae enjoyed being a homemaker and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She will always be remembered as a loving wife, mother and grandmother.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 62 years, Leo F. “Nitch” Nitchman; daughter, Judith A. O’Neal; sister, Ruth Johnson and two brothers, William Jake Luckenbaugh and Michael Luckenbaugh.
She is survived by a son, Steven F. Nitchman and his wife, Lynne; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews and her loving pet pug, Nyla.
A graveside service and interment will be held at 1:00 pm on Friday afternoon, October 24, 2014 at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, Delaware.
In memory of Anna Mae’s love for animals, memorial contributions may be made to the Delaware Humane Association, 701 A Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.