May 6, 1923 – November 15, 2014
Wanda Kanicka, age 91, of Georgetown, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 15, 2014, at the Stockley Center.
Wanda was born in Wilmington, Delaware on May 6, 1923, and was a daughter of the late Mary and Frank Kanicki. She had been a resident of the Stockley Center since the age of ten. Wanda’s love and enduring spirit touched many hearts.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her sister, Genevieve Hettel, brother, Joseph Kanicki and his wife, Kathleen, brother-in-law, Francis Sobocinski, half brothers, Stanley, William and John Kanicki and half sisters, Helen Oliphant and Anne Swartz. Wanda is survived by her brother, Edward Kanicki and wife, Joan; sisters, Mary Johnson and Dorothy Sobocinski; brother-in-law, John Hettel; and 4 generations of loving nieces and nephews.
The family wishes to sincerely thank the staff of the Stockley Center for the loving care they provided to Wanda for many years.
Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am on Wednesday morning, November 19, 2014 at St. Hedwig R.C. Church, Linden and S. Harrison Streets, Wilmington, DE. Interment will follow in Cathedral Cemetery, 2400 Lancaster Ave., Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Wanda’s name may be made to the Stockley Center, 26351 Patriots Way, Georgetown, DE 19947.