Donna Marie Wortz
Ms. Donna Marie Wortz, age 56, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 1, 2011 at her home.
Born on January 14, 1955, in Wilmington, DE, Donna was the daughter of the late Louis Thomas Wortz and Helen Marie Sayers. She was employed as a custodian with the First Baptist Church of New Castle, where she worked for 25 years.
In her leisure hours, Donna enjoyed knitting and crocheting, completing word puzzles, and watching her favorite television programs. She was also a gifted artist who liked working with different mediums. Donna was a longtime member of First Baptist Church of New Castle and shared her time and talents by playing the piano for both the church and school.
She was predeceased by her father, Louis. Donna is survived by her mother, H. Marie Wortz of New Castle, DE; sister, Karen L. Wortz of Bartlesville, OK; niece, Angela Lewis (Shawn) of Wilmington, DE; and great nephew, Cain Lewis.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, July 7, 2011 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where friends and family may call from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to the First Baptist Church of New Castle Missions, 901 E. Basin Rd., New Castle, DE 19720 or to Delaware Hospice, 3515 Silverside Rd., Wilmington, DE 19810.
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