LUCILLE J. (LICHARD) MCNERTNEY
Lucille J. (Lichard) McNertney, of Newark, DE, passed away on Saturday, March 15, 2014 at Millcroft Healthcare Center in Newark.
Lucille was born in Hazleton, PA, in 1914, the daughter of the late Melchiorre and Felicia Lichard. She worked as a secretary for the DuPont Company at Stine-Haskell Laboratories in Newark, DE and retired in 1981 after 25 years of service. Lucille was a long time member of St. John’s–Holy Angels Roman Catholic Church. She was also a member of the Newark Senior Center and had volunteered at the Newark Free Library.
In addition to her parents, Lucille was preceded in death by her husband, William J. McNertney; five sisters and two brothers. She is survived by her son, William J. McNertney, Jr. of Ponte Vedra, FL; daughters, Patricia M. Walzl of Salida, CO and Christiann Thompson of Lebanon, NJ; two grandchildren, Kelley Davis and Daniel Walzl; and two great grandchildren, Jude and Angela Walzl.
Burial and services will be private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Newark Free Library, 750 Library Avenue, Newark, DE 19711.