Gloria R. Wilkins
Mrs. Gloria R. Wilkins, age 83, of Newark, DE, passed away on Friday, April 15, 2011.
Born in Fairview, NJ, on April 10, 1928, Mrs. Wilkins was the daughter of the late Christopher Brunas and Catherine Datino. She was employed as a secretary with the University of Delawares Institute for Public Administration for 27 years until her retirement.
In her leisure hours, Mrs. Wilkins greatly enjoyed crocheting, knitting, and solving word search puzzles.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Henry Wilkins III, in 2010. She is survived by her daughters, Victoria L. Wilkins and Janice Garda, both of Newark; stepdaughter, Patricia Smith (Bill) of Mapleville, RI; sister, Dorothy Ballante of Edgewater, NJ; and nephews, Christopher and Peter Ballante.
A memorial service will be held at 3 pm on Friday, April 22, 2011, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where visitation will begin at 2 pm.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Fellowship Baptist Church, 725 West Pulaski Highway, Elkton, MD 21921.
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