Sally Ann Warwick
March 20, 1939 – September 7, 2013
Sally Ann Warwick (née Farrow) (Dellinger), age 74, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 7, 2013, surrounded by her loving family.
A native Delawarean, Sally was born in Wilmington on March 20, 1939, the daughter of the late Frank Farrow and Irene C. Synczyszyn. She attended Sacred Heart School in Wilmington and graduated from William Penn High School in New Castle.
Sally made her career in the restaurant industry over a span of 53 years, waitressing at the Gateway Restaurant and 76 Room in New Castle, then as a professional bartender at the former Cheryl’s Sky Lounge in New Castle and at the Holiday Inn in Newark.
Being a collector of Americana Folk Art, Sally enjoyed scouring area garage sales and antique stores in the Lancaster area, as well as numerous craft shows in Pennsylvania and Delaware. She was also an avid crafter, making and selling beautiful wreaths and flower arrangements. Her generosity and kind heart were an inspiration to everyone she met.
She is survived by her children, Michael A. Dellinger (Diane) of Pike Creek, Charles E. Dellinger, Sr. (Kathleen) of Middletown, and Lisa A. Dillon (Colin) of New Castle; sister, Barbara Bruce of Corydon, IN; brother, Charles Synczyszyn of Wilmington; grandchildren, Melanie, Lauren, Brie, Michael, Gina, Juli, and Charlie; great grandchildren, Luke and Dylan; and many nieces and nephews.
The family would like to say a special thank you to Sally’s neighbors and all those who devoted their time to provide her comfort and care. For this, the family will be forever grateful.
A funeral service will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 11 am. Interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Heartland Hospice, 256 Chapman Rd., Ste. 102, Newark, DE 19702.