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.