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Veronica (Bixler) Deldeo  

Veronica (Bixler) Deldeo

July 16, 1947 – July 17, 2017

Veronica (Bixler) Deldeo, age 70, of Saint Georges, DE, and formerly of Bear, DE, passed away on Monday, July 17, 2017.

Born in El Paso, TX on July 16, 1947, Veronica was the daughter of the late Richard J. and Agnes (Elwell) Bixler. She was a graduate of H. Fletcher Brown Vocational High School, where she studied cosmetology. Veronica made her career as a wholesale data entry clerk with Citibank in New Castle, retiring after many years of service.

In her leisure time, Veronica enjoyed staying in touch with friends and loved ones on Facebook. A woman of strong Catholic faith, she was a longtime parishioner of Holy Rosary Church. Veronica’s family was her purpose in life and she adored every moment she spent with them – especially the time she spent with her grandchildren. A beloved mother, sister, grandmother, and great grandmother, she will be very dearly missed.

In addition to her parents, Veronica was preceded in death by her husband, Frank J. Deldeo, Sr.; and brother, Richard Bixler. She is survived by her daughters, Chrichele Deldeo Fahr (Michael) and Danielle DeAngelis; son, Frank J. Deldeo, Jr. (Melissa); sisters, Sherry A. McLauglin, Jackie W. Wirkkala, and Kathleen Smith; brother, David Bixler; grandchildren, Lisa, Anthony, Chris, Eric, Andrea, Arianna, Karissa, Gabi, Alexa, Vanessa, Maegan, and Samantha; great grandchildren, Michaela, Isabella, Sophia, Mya, and Wade; many nieces and nephews, especially her niece, Amber Hinton and nephew, David Deldeo; and faithful canine companion, Cleo.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm on Sunday afternoon, July 23, 2017, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home of Newark,121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 2:00 pm. Interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Veronica’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Drive, Ste. 101, Newark, DE 19713.

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  1. Monique B., July 19, 2017

    My condolences to the Deldeo family at this difficult time. Praying for your family to be comforted.

    • David, July 23, 2017

      Thank you for your kind words and compassion my friend. My family and I are comforted by your kindness during this most difficult time.

  2. Phyllis Chapman, July 20, 2017

    Solong Ronnie, run free. I will look after all of my neices and nephews, although no one can take your place, ever.

  3. Allan C Wirkkala, July 21, 2017

    Sorry your Dear sister left so suddenly. May God be with you through the grieving time. Remember that the pain you feel is a sign of your Love for her. You will see her again. Love, Allan

  4. Dianne Roque, July 23, 2017

    I very sorry for your family’s loss.

  5. Sherry McLaughlin, July 25, 2017

    Ron-Ron, I’m going to miss you, so much! You were a special kind of sister and effortless, friend. We always had so much fun together, especially our trips. You, Jackie and I had so much fun together. Something I will never forget! You are at peace now and that will eventually bring me comfort! I love you, honey! Please give Billy and Todd a big hug and kiss for me. Tell Murph, he’s a lucky man!


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