Andrew “Drew” Jacob Sumner
December 10, 2000 - August 2, 2022
Andrew “Drew” Jacob Sumner, age 21, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, August 2, 2022.
Born in Elkton, MD, on December 10, 2000, he was the son of Andrew Sumner and Lisa (Burcham) Foxwell. Drew was the loving stepson of Nicole Sumner. Drew graduated from William Penn High School, class of 2019. Following graduation, he went to work for Amazon in Middletown as a warehouse worker.
Drew was an avid reader and was meticulous about his fitness regimen. He enjoyed playing video games and skateboarding. Drew was a movie buff and loved watching movies with his friends and family. He thoroughly enjoyed spending time with his family is what meant most to him. More importantly, Drew had a loving and kind soul and will be remembered for his inviting smile.
Drew was preceded in death by his uncle, Jacob Burcham; and paternal step-grandmother, Gwen Sumner. In addition to his parents, he is survived by his sister, Alexis Sumner; paternal grandmother, Sara Mull (Ed Price); paternal grandfather, Barry Sumner; maternal grandfather, Herb Burcham (Sheila); maternal grandmother, Brenda Burcham; step-grandparents, John and Robin Antista; step-great grandmother, Natalie Freedman; step-great grandparents, Herb and Ricky Cutler; uncles and aunts, Brian and Jen Sumner, Jonathan Antista, John Burcham, and Hannah Burcham; several cousins; and many dear friends.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 11 am on Saturday, August 20, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North Dupont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow in New St. Paul’s Cemetery, Cox Neck Road, Delaware City, DE.
In lieu of flowers, donations in Drew’s memory may be made to, National Alliance on Mental Illness, Development Office, 2400 West 4th Street, Wilmington, DE 19805 or by clicking here.