William G. Treible, Jr.
Mr. William G. Treible, Jr., age 86, of New Castle, DE, died on Sunday, June 13, 2010, at Heartland Hospice House in Wilmington, DE.
A native Delawarean, Mr. Treible was born in Wilmington on August 4, 1923, son of the late William G. Treible, Sr. and Rhoda Jones Treible. He proudly served his country in the US Army 100th Recon. Group during World War II and, following his honorable discharge from military service, would go on to accept a position with the US Postal Service. He retired from the Wilmington branch as a postal accident investigator in 1983 after a 30-year career.
In his leisure hours, Mr. Treible greatly enjoyed visiting the casinos in Atlantic City and Delaware Park and watching horse racing. He was also an avid bowler.
His beloved wife, Dorothy Carlucci Treible, died in 2000. He is survived by 3 children, William G. Treible III (Sharon) of Newark, DE; Janet DiTomasso of New Castle, DE; and Eileen Stroik (Bob) of Newark, DE; 7 grandchildren; and 9 great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be held at 11 am on Thursday, June 17, 2010, in the chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where visitation will begin at 10 am. Interment will follow in the adjoining memorial park.
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