Theresa Tina Stanley
Theresa Tina Stanley, age 96, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully on June 11, 2011, at Forwood Manor Nursing Home. Born on July 16, 1914 in New York, New York, Tina was the daughter of the late Joseph and Gesuina Ganora. Formerly a resident of New Castle, Tina was a Wilmington High School graduate. She retired after many years of service, to the DuPont Company, working as a supervisor in the International Department. Additionally, she was a longtime member of the Holloway Terrace Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. She was active in many bowling leagues and enjoyed reading, gardening, crocheting, sewing and working puzzles. In addition to her parents, Tina was preceded in death by her daughter, Nancy Marie Stanley; brother, Victor Ganora; grandson, Mark Slobojan; and daughter-in-law, Nancy Mitchell Stanley. She is survived by her sons, Arthur W. Stanley (Lois) of Swedesboro, NJ and Roger W. Stanley (Marion) of Rehoboth Beach, DE; daughter, Barbara Slobojan (Joseph) of Greeley, CO; sister, Ida McMullan of Saratoga Springs, NY; grandchildren, Lisa Stanley, Laura Weeks, Lea Hagins, Roger Stanley, Jeffery Stanley and Michael Slobojan; and eight great grandchildren. A funeral service will be held at 11am on Thursday, June 16th in the chapel at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where friends may visit after 10am. Interment will follow in the adjoining cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Tinas name to Compassionate Care Hospice, 702B Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE 19805.