Marlene Ann Sund
November 4, 1937 – October 13, 2017
Marlene Ann Sund, age 79, of Hartly, DE, and formerly of New Castle, DE, passed away on Friday, October 13, 2017.
A native Delawarean, Marlene was born in Wilmington on November 4, 1937, and was the daughter of the late John Dietrick Morrow and Julia (Bartlett) Morrow. She was a talented homemaker, who devoted her life to caring for her loved ones.
A gifted painter, Marlene created countless beautiful pieces of art throughout the years. She adored shopping in her leisure time and was an avid flower gardener. Marlene was truly happiest in the company of her family and friends and will be dearly missed by all.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Warren Sund; cousin, John Berghorn; and her ever faithful canine companion and best buddy, Buffy. Marlene is survived by her cousins, Daniel Willey (Dawn), Judy Franklin, Eirline Berghorn, and Paul Berghorn (Deborah); and many other extended family members and friends.
The family would like to extend their sincere appreciation to Marlene’s caregiver, Matthew Embert, for the compassionate and loving support he provided.
A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Saturday morning, October 21, 2017, in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Marlene’s memory may be made to the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SPCA), 455 Stanton-Christiana Rd., Newark, DE 19713.