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Mary Suzanne Osborne

March 22, 1953-February 1, 2016

Mary Suzanne Osborne, age 62, of Elk Mills, MD, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 1, 2016.
Born in Wilmington, Delaware on March 22, 1953, Mary was a daughter of the late Melvin and Jacqueline (Draper) Cleaver.

Mary was a Custodian at the University of Delaware where she retired after 30 years of dedicated service. She was a member of the J. Allison O’Daniel Ladies Auxiliary, VFW, Post #475, in Newark, DE. Mary was also a member of the Glasgow Baptist Church and the Delaware Blood Bank. She enjoyed spending time with her loved ones, especially at family events and gatherings. She will be missed dearly by all that knew her.

Mary is survived by her beloved husband, Stacey Osborne; children, Robert Toole, Carrie Fromal, Lisa Osborne, Michael Patchett; brother, John Cleaver; sister, Katherine Day; 16 grandchildren; 1 great grandchild; and nephews, Bobby Cleaver and John Cleaver.

A funeral service will be held at 10:00 on Saturday morning, February 6, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home of Newark, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a visitation will be held from 9:00-10:00 in the morning. Interment will be held in Hickory Grove Cemetery, Port Penn Road, Port Penn, DE.

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  1. Kristina Bennett, February 3, 2016

    Our hearts are with Stacey, Carrie and Rob along with the rest of the family.

    • Carrie, February 3, 2016

      Thank you

      • Jennie and Phil Brockell, February 4, 2016

        Stacy, Rob and Carrie,
        We are so sorry for your loss. You guys are in our thoughts and prayers are with you guys.

  2. Laurie Burchfield, February 3, 2016

    Thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time.

    Greg & Laurie Burchfield – Manhattan, MT

  3. Kelly Stevens, February 3, 2016

    My thoughts are with u & your family. Your mom was a wonderful lady. I have such fond memories of her.

  4. Ron Sturgill, February 3, 2016

    Sending condolences, prayers, and many thoughts. Grateful for all the fantastic memories. Thanks Mom 2.

  5. Johnnie Rogers, February 3, 2016

    Mary …I am so sorry we didn’t get a chance to see each other agian in this life …I pray to see you agian someday…I love you my friend !! This world was a much better place with you in it ..

  6. Kim LaShomb, February 3, 2016

    Our hearts go out to the entire family. She was a special lady and I always enjoyed our conversations when we would see each other. May everyone be comforted by the fact that she is at Peace now. Thoughts and Prayers to all.
    Kim and Jeff

  7. Wayne Toole, February 4, 2016

    Wish I could be there,Sue was always very special to me.Someday we’ll all meet again…never forget the time she was babysitting me and caught me taking a fake bath when she was 16 and I was 9…Rest in Peace

  8. Bernie Baron, February 5, 2016

    My condolences to you and your family. Mary was a wonderful woman and I am sure she will be missed by all who knew her. Sorry for your loss, Bernie

  9. will and wanda owens, February 6, 2016

    Thoughts and prayers for comfort during this time for Stacy, Rob, and Carrie, grandchildren, and entire family.

  10. Lisa Osborne, February 6, 2016

    You guys are all in my thoughts and prayers. She was a very special woman, I will always remember our fun conversations on the phone we had because almost always when I would call dad was in the shower! She will never be forgotten…..we will meet again, until then rest in peace momma Mary..


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