Veronica M. Stolfi
January 3, 1923 – January 16, 2016
Veronica M. Stolfi, age 93, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully surrounded by family on Saturday, January 16, 2016.
She was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA on January 3, 1923, but Newark was her home since the mid-fifties. She was a long-time member of St. John’s Parish in Newark. She retired as a day care sitter after 17 years of service from Ebenezer U.M. Church. She was very active with the Newark Senior Center and Meals on Wheels.
Vern was predeceased by her husband, Al. She was very family oriented and is survived by a daughter, Victoria J. Reed (Gerald Sr.) of Newark; grandsons, Gerald Reed, Jr. of Middletown and Nathan Reed of Fairfax, VA; great grandchildren, Kyle Reed of Rising Sun, MD and Ivy and Aven Reed of Ypsilanti, MI; sister, Florence Gaelens of Rochester, NY; sister-in-law, Anne Kaminski of Rochester, NY; brother-in-law, William Stolfi of Seattle, WA; along with many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 1:30pm on Thursday afternoon, January 21, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 12:30 pm until 1:30 pm. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE.