Philip Robert LaBerge
January 25, 1940 – November 24, 2015
Philip Robert LaBerge, age 75, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 24, 2015.
Born in Westbrook, Maine on January 25, 1940, Philip was a son of the late Charles J. and Mary E. (Harvey) LaBerge. He was employed as a school bus driver with Colonial Transportation, retiring after 14 years of dedicated service to the students he proudly and safely cared for.
In addition to his parents, Philip was preceded in death by his wife, Eunice L. (Thompson) LaBerge. He is survived by his children, David LaBerge of Penrose, CO, Cheryl DePalma of Sugar Hill, GA, Bryan LaBerge of New Castle, DE and Olivia LaBerge of Seaford, DE; step children, Rebecca Williams of New Castle, DE, Joseph Fell of New Castle, DE and Ernest Fell of PA; brother, George LaBerge of New Castle, DE; and many grandchildren and great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Thursday afternoon, December 3, 2015, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 2 pm. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in Philip’s memory may be made to the Ministry of Caring, 506 N. Church Street, Wilmington, DE 19801.
“To God be the glory, great things He hath done!”