Bridgette A. Wienikes - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Bridgette A. Wienikes

July 19, 1986 - August 15, 2023

Bridgette A. Wienikes, age 37, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Tuesday, August 15, 2023.

Born in Newark, DE, on July 19, 1986, Bridgette was a daughter of Jo Ann (Wyatt) Wienikes and Thomas Wienikes. She was born with Prader Willi Syndrome, and was the first case in diagnosed in Delaware.

Bridgette was a cheerful and loving girl.  She loved collecting butterflies and bugs, could put a 1000 piece puzzle together in record time, and enjoyed helping take care of her nieces and cousins. She made many lifelong friends at Chimes Delaware and through the Special Olympics, enjoying participation in bocce ball, basketball, and bowling. In her spare time, Bridgette loved to make beautiful crafts.

In addition to her parents, she is survived by her sister, Rachel Wienikes; and nieces, Jamie ‘Rae Mitchell and Jo ‘Anna Wienikes.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Monday, August 28, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 11 am. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Bridgette’s memory to AccentCare Hospice, 220 Continental Drive, Suite #407, Newark, DE 19713.


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4 Condolences for Bridgette A. Wienikes

  • So sorry about Bridgette. I found a scripture I like to share at, Acts 24:15, “there is going to be a resurrection,” I wish your family the very best for the future.

  • Sincere condolences to the family of Bridget A Wienikes. She was the light of God for your family.and friends.

  • Sending my condolences and prayers across the miles. May God strengthen you at this difficult time. A few words are too many and a thousand not enough. Wishing you all hope and peace.

  • Truly will miss you were a beautiful blessing to everyone of family and love ones and memories of the great times together with family and love ones and friends we will all miss your beautiful smile and a blessing that you share with everyone that loved you rip we will always remember the great memories that we all shared together is never forgotten memories last forever never forgotten God bless you and always remember that you were gone to soon never forgotten memories God bless everyone and everyday is a blessing to have memories that will last forever and never forgotten God bless everyone love you all love aunt Dolores prayers for everyone of family and love ones forever never forgotten we were all a family and friends and love ones forever.