Violet M. Reichard
Mrs. Violet M. Reichard, age 74, of New Castle, DE, died on Saturday, June 18, 2011, at Christiana Hospital.
Mrs. Reichard was a native Delawarean, born in Milford on May 3, 1937, daughter of the late Allen Buckley and Cora Willey Buckley. A talented homemaker, she devoted her life to caring for her family. She especially delighted in spending time with her beloved grandchildren. In her leisure hours, she greatly enjoyed reading.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank A. Reichard II, and siblings, Gilbert Buckley, Cyrus Buckley, Eddie Buckley, Edith Colebourne, Clara Hass, and Phyllis Warren. She is survived by her children, Debbie L. Galloway (Bruce) of New Castle, Frank A. Reichard III (Lisa) of New Castle, David Reichard (Connie) of Newark, and Nancy L. Reichard of New Castle; siblings, Raymond Buckley of Ellendale, Grace Steele of Lincoln, and Catherine Johnson of Ellendale; eleven grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, June 21, 2011, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 10 am. Interment will follow in St. Georges Cemetery, Kirkwood-St. Georges Road.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 92 Reads Way, Ste. 205, New Castle, DE 19720.
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