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Raphael S. Chadwick  

Raphael S. Chadwick

September 23, 1922 –¬†February 5, 2016

Raphael S. Chadwick, age 93, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 5, 2016.

Born on September 23, 1922, Raphael was a daughter of the late Resorto and Clothilda (Lapio) Santarelli.

Raphael was a devoted member of Our Lady of Fatima Church. She enjoyed playing cards and Skip-Bo. In their earlier years, Raphael and her husband David enjoyed camping. Above all, Raphael loved and adored her family and friends. She will be missed dearly by all that knew her.

In addition to her parents, Raphael is preceded in death by her sister, Philomena Morelli. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, John David Chadwick; brothers, Pasqual Santarelli, and Vincet Santarelli; sister, Carmella Phillips; and many nieces and nephews.

A memorial mass will be held 11:00 am on Saturday morning, February 13, 2016, at Our Lady of Fatima R.C. Church, 801 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation will be held from 10:00-11:00. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Wilmington Manor Lions Club, P.O. Box 569, Manor Branch, New Castle, DE 19720.

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  1. John and Linda Rayias, February 9, 2016

    Dave, We are very sorry for your loss. Rae was a very kind and caring lady. She will be missed by many people. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

    Linda and John Rayias

  2. Dallas & Marzena Kerley, February 13, 2016

    Dave, I am so sorry to hear of Rae’s passing. The world was definitely a better place with her in it. She will be missed by many people who’s lives she touched.

    Dallas & Marzena Kerley


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