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Barbara A. “Bobbie” Coleman  

Barbara A. Coleman

April 8, 1947 –¬†September 26, 2016

Barbara A. Coleman, age 69, of Newark, DE passed away suddenly on Monday, September 26, 2016.

Born on April 8, 1947 in Wilmington, DE Bobbie was a daughter of the late Jesse Malinowski and Leah A. (Harris) Malinowski.

She was 1966 graduate of Christiana High School. Bobbie was a talented homemaker who devoted her life to her loving family. She had a passion for anything Disney and enjoyed visiting Disney World.

Bobbie was a loving wife, mother, sister, grandmother, great grandmother and dear friend to many. She will dearly be missed by the many lives she touched.

She leaves many fond memories to her loving husband of 49 years, Carlos J. Coleman; daughter, Lorie Myslewicz (Michael) of Townsend and Patricia Shaw of Newark; sister, Joanne Crockett (Norman) of Rising Sun, MD; grandchildren, Jessica Bedwell (Nicholas), Ashlyn, Brenna and Kelsey Shaw; great grandchildren, Madison and Mason Bedwell; honorary granddaughter, Elizabeth Shrewsbury; and nieces, Holly Cummings and Joan Samuels.

Funeral services will be held 12:15 pm on Thursday afternoon, October 6, 2016 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 W. Park Place, Newark, DE where friends may visit with her family from 11 am until 12:15 pm. Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

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  1. Nancey Edwards, September 28, 2016

    Prayers for the family. I only knew Barbara for a short time, but memories are fond and many. She is now out of pain and with our Heavenly Father.

  2. Beverly Cooper, September 28, 2016

    Our condolences to your family. Her legacy lives on in her children and generations to come. Such wonderful memories of quality family time. We were always treated like family. Prayers for strength, comfort and peace. Love you guys.

  3. Ron Wallace, October 4, 2016

    Carlos, please accept our sincere condolences. May your wife rest in peace and May God hold your family in the palms of his hands during this very difficult times.

  4. Joan Elliott Phillips, October 4, 2016

    Dear Carlos, Deepest sympathy to you and all your family. Sorry for you loss. Sincerely, Joan

  5. Joanne (Matwey) Samans, October 5, 2016

    My prayers go out to you and your family at this time of sadness & separation. May she rest in peace.

  6. Jim Fox, October 5, 2016

    Carlos, I am so very sorry for your loss. My deepest sympathy to you and all of your family.

  7. Chuck Winchester, October 8, 2016

    Carlos, I am very sorry to hear about the passing of ur wife. I know she will be missed.


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