Beryl Marshallsea - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Beryl Marshallsea

August 18, 1932 - June 28, 2024

Beryl Marshallsea, age 91, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Friday, June 28, 2024.

Born in Bristol, England, on August 18, 1932, Beryl was a daughter of the late James H. and Jessie L. (Bewley) Templar. She dedicated her life to her family as a devoted homemaker. Beryl was a member of the Daughters of the British Empire.  She had a keen eye for detail as a proofreader, and one of her assignments was to translate Einstein’s works from German to English. In her leisure time, Beryl enjoyed sewing and studying genealogy.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Marshallsea and brother, James A. Templar. Beryl is survived by her children, Denise E. Marshallsea (Walter Zalenski) and James M. Marshallsea, Sr. (Jacquelyn); sister, Elaine S. Cowan; grandchildren, James, Jr. (Ashley), Derek (Jenna) and Shannon (Corinne); and great-grandchildren, Josephine, Mason, Chase, Lucas, Elise, Murphee and Rowan.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1 pm until 3 pm on Monday, July 8, 2024, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE. Services and interment will be held privately.


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4 Condolences for Beryl Marshallsea

  • I remember all the times at the house; especially drinking tea. She will be missed dearly.

  • There was no better, more admirable, optimistic and just plain nice person on this earth than Beryl Marshallsea. I have the strongest memories of her and your dad while I was growing up and visiting you at your Garfield Park home and eating at any one of the scores of backyard barbeques your parents held.

  • She is my great aunt. She and her husband and kids were always so good to me. I will be there to see her off.

  • Denise, I am sorry for your loss. I remember your mom, fondly, as a very sweet, gracious lady.