Irene M. Brand
Mrs. Irene M. Brand, age 76, of Wilmington, DE, formerly of New Castle, DE, died on Monday, November 29, 2010, at Christiana Hospital.
Mrs. Brand, a talented homemaker, was born in Wilmington on May 8, 1934, daughter of the late Martin Novinski and Emily Lewis. A loving and devoted wife and mother, she dedicated her life to caring for her beloved family.
In her leisure hours, Mrs. Brand greatly enjoyed going dancing and listening to music. She particularly looked forward to dining out with family and friends, especially at the Hunters Den and at Mrs. Robinos, where she enjoyed her favorite spaghetti dinners.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Francis Brand, Sr., in 2000. She is survived by her children, David F. Brand, Jr. of Coopersburg, PA, Paul A. Brand of Smyrna, DE, Martin H. Brand of New Castle, DE, and Emily A. Mickle of Carneys Point, NJ; grandchildren, David Brand III, Martin Brand, Jr., Heather Brand, Jacob Brand, and Jessica Mickle; six great grandchildren; and her companion, Jack Campbell.
A funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Friday, December 3, 2010, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where visitation will begin at 12 noon. Entombment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to St. Jude Childrens Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
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