Alan W. Teel
Mr. Alan W. Teel, age 62, of Newark, DE, passed away on Friday, March 8, 2013 after a brief illness, while surrounded by his family and loved ones.
Born in Easton, PA on February 6, 1951, Alan was the son of Royce H. Teel and Betty L. Cherrix. He was a dedicated 33 year employee of the Rite Aid Corporation where he currently worked as a store manager.
Alan was an avid and talented guitarist who wrote and composed many songs spanning various genres from rock and roll to children’s classics. In his leisure time, he greatly enjoyed traveling to the Virgin Islands, visiting the Delaware beaches, and golfing. Above all else, Alan was a devoted son, husband, father, and Pop Pop who adored spending time with his family and friends. He will be sadly missed by all who knew him.
Alan was preceded in death by his father. He is survived by his beloved wife of 35 years, Carol J. Robinson Teel; mother, Betty L. Cherrix of Virginia Beach, VA; daughter, Jennifer Sheldon, and husband Cory of Smyrna, DE; brother, Darryl Teel and wife, Joanne of Chesapeake, VA; granddaughter, Gracie Sheldon; and grandpuppy, Blue.
A funeral service will be held at 4 pm on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where friends and family may call from 2 pm until 4 pm. Interment will be held privately.
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