Enid C. (Robinson) Johnson
February 6, 1923 – August 18, 2015
Enid C. (Robinson) Johnson, age 92, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, August 18, 2015.
Born in Fulton County, IL, on February 6, 1923, Enid was the daughter of the late Lloyd Robinson and Fern (Walters) Robinson. A talented homemaker, she devoted her life to caring for her family and especially loved baking delicious homemade treats for them.
In her leisure time, Enid enjoyed gardening, watching Phillies baseball, and tending to her parakeets and dogs. She also liked needlecrafts, sewing and crocheting. Enid was happiest in the company of her loved ones. She will be dearly missed, but in our hearts forever.
In addition to her parents, Enid was preceded in death by her husband, Richard M. Johnson. She is survived by her daughter, Nancy J. Rife of Bear; son, William R. Johnson of Wilmington; and grandchildren, Michael A. Yudin (Tiffany) of Albany, NY and Kimberly A. Benak of Newark.
Enid’s family wishes to thank the staff of Brookdale of White Chapel, Brandywine Nursing Home, and Heartland Hospice for the excellent care provided to her.
A funeral service will be held at 11:30 am on Thursday morning, August 27, 2015, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:30 until 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.