Gertrude E. Moxley
July 8, 1927 – August 4, 2017
Gertrude E. Moxley, age 90, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, August 4, 2017.
Born in Sharptown, MD on July 8, 1927, Trudy was the daughter of the late Archibald and Mary (Beach) Brodey. She worked as a clerk at the Budd Company in Newark and for many years as a hostess at the Glass Kitchen Restaurant in Glasgow. She was a member of the Salem United Methodist Church.
Trudy loved her family and especially treasured time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She enjoyed crafts and sewing, gifting most of her work to friends and family. She was always thinking of others. Over the years she became an avid sports fan watching Phillies and Eagles games with her family.
In addition to her parents, Trudy was preceded in death by her husband, Wilson B. Moxley, Sr.; son, Johnnie Moxley; daughter, Carla J. Moxley-Campbell; and brothers, George, Bob, and Ed Brodey. She is survived by her sons, Morris Clark, Jr. of Middleport, PA, W. Bryan Moxley, Jr. (Desi) of Newark, L. Scott Moxley (Robin) of Galena, MD, and Mark J. Moxley of Dover; brother, Archie Brodey of Port St. Lucie, FL; grandchildren, Samuel P. Campbell, Alexandra P. Campbell, Benjamin C. Campbell, Noah A. Campbell, Chris Moxley, Christie Moxley-Hutson, James Moxley, and Denise Grier; and 5 great grandchildren.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Tuesday morning, August 15, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11:00 am. Interment will be held privately in Gracelawn Memorial Park, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Trudy’s memory may be made to the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society, Delaware Chapter, 100 W. 10th St., Ste 209, Wilmington, DE 19801 or to the Broadmeadow Nursing Home Activities Fund, 500 S. Broad St., Middletown, DE 19709.