Virginia Muncy Cole
February 1, 1919 – March 24, 2014
Virginia Muncy Cole, age 95, of Milford, DE passed away peacefully on Monday, March 24, 2014, at the Delaware Hospice Center in Milford.
Born in Wilmington, Delaware on February 1, 1919, Mrs. Cole was the daughter of the late George B. Muncy and Victorine Hendrixson Muncy. She made her career as a secretary with E.I. duPont de Nemours and worked in the company’s pharmaceutical division for 32 years until her retirement in 1980.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Cole was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Medford W. Cole, who passed away in 1981 and her brother, Thomas Walter Muncy. She is survived by her nephew, Robert K. Muncy and wife Linda; niece, Janet M. Sockriter; sister-in-law, Elaine A. Muncy; brother-in-law, William F. Cole; niece, Vicki C. Alford and husband George; nephew, William F. Cole, Jr. and wife Sue; and a host of additional nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Monday morning, March 31, 2014, at the Chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where friends and family may visit from 10 am until 11 am. Interment will follow in the adjoining memorial park.
Flowers are welcome or memorial contributions in Mrs. Cole’s name may be made to the Delaware Hospice Center, 100 Patriots Way, Milford, DE 19963.