Betty M. Warner
July 3, 1931 - January 15, 2023
Betty M. Warner, age 91, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, January 15, 2023.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on July 3, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Virginia (Zebley) Smith. Betty worked as an assistant supervisor at Wilmington Trust Co. for 25 years until her retirement.
An avid beach lover, Betty enjoyed spending time in Key West, FL and Ocean View, DE, where she was a member of the VFW Post #7234. She was also a member of the 25-year Club at Wilmington Trust. Betty could often be found watching Food Network, HGTV, or QVC. Above all, she will always be remembered as a doting mother and grandmother.
In addition to her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her husband, George H. “Buck” Warner. She is survived by her children, Deborah W. Englehart (James), Kenneth G. Warner (Chris), and Linda W. Maney (Patrick); brother, Robert Smith (Angie); grandchildren, Emilie Axelrod (Barzi), Andrew Englehart (Erin), and Rebecca Michael (Anthony); great-grandchildren, Hailey, James, Evelyn, and soon expecting Baby Axelrod; devoted family friend, Frank Smith; and several nieces and nephews.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Betty’s memory to Nemours Children’s Hospital, 1600 Rockland Road, Wilmington, DE 19803 or online by clicking here.
8 Condolences for Betty M. Warner
Jeanne Johnson Tunell
Deb, Linda, Kenny and families,
Your mom was a caring and special lady! She always welcomed all of us Sherwood Park kids into her home as children. I was happy to see her at the beach also. So many great memories of fun times at the Warner home (even camping in the backyard when we were a “little” too loud in the middle of the night!) Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
With deepest sympathy, Jeanne, Mike, and family
jackie riley (smith)
Debbie, Kenny and Linda. Your mother was an inspiration to all. She always had a smile and good things to say. She made life fun for your family. I have fond memories of our childhood days at your house bbqs and sing alongs with Uncle Bill. She was a great lady; we should all aspire to have her kindness and positive attitude
Mommom betty 💕 You were always the kindest person ❤️ You loved my children like they were your own grand babies. Thank you for always being so warm and welcoming. You will be missed.
Xoxo, Courtney , Dan ,Jordan and baby mason.
That was beautiful. We were all blessed to have known her. She will be missed and loved forever.
Gary an Heather
So Sorry for the loss for Families.
She was a truly a wonderful lady.
betty , one of sweetest Person i had met❤️ , always came in with a smile to the hair salon . she will be missed
Linda, Jimmy and I are so sorry for your loss. You mothers video showed what a full and happy life she had, a very special lady. Linda you are such a loving and caring daughter taking care of your father and mother the way did. God bless you. Shirley Zambanini and Jimmy Reader
Debbie, Kenny and Linda,
My condolences to your family on the loss of your mother. The video is beautiful, and I especially loved seeing photos of your mom and dad, and her with her great-grandchildren. She was beautiful till the end.