Annice B. Correll
“Nance” “Gran” & “Gigi”
April 20, 1921 – September 28, 2016
Annice B. Correll, age 95, of Newark, DE, went home to her Heavenly Father on Wednesday, September 28, 2016.
A native Delawarean, Mrs. Correll was born in Wilmington on April 20, 1921, and was a daughter of the late Clarence and Anna (Crather) Burris. After graduating from Conrad High School, she assisted in the WWII effort by working at the former Bellanca Airfield in New Castle. Mrs. Correll was a talented homemaker who devoted her life to caring for her family.
A woman of strong faith, Mrs. Correll was a charter member of Berea Presbyterian Church in Hockessin where she faithfully worshiped for over 50 years, taught bible classes and cared for many generations in the church’s nursery. She enjoyed reading her bible daily. A devoted and loving mother and grandmother, Mrs. Correll adored her family. Her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandson were her life and her presence will be dearly missed.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Correll was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Correll; daughter, Sharen Chesseroni; brothers, Clarence Burris, Jr. and David Burris; and sisters, Mary Hires and Doris Stewart. She is survived by her daughters, Karen Molina of Newark and Virginia Kandrat (Richard) of Kunkletown, PA; brother, Neil Burris of Newark; sister, June Stackhouse of Panama; 5 grandchildren; 15 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandson; and numerous nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Saturday morning, October 8, 2016 at the Berea Presbyterian Church, 957 Old Lancaster Pike, Hockessin, DE, where a funeral service will follow at 11 am. Interment will follow in Silverbrook Cemetery, Lancaster Ave. and DuPont Rd., Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Compassionate Care Hospice, 248 E. Chestnut Hill Rd., Suite 4, Newark, DE 19713.