Charles J. “Charlie” Panichelli - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Charles J. “Charlie” Panichelli

May 18, 1928 - February 11, 2022

Charles J. “Charlie” Panichelli, age 93, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Friday, February 11, 2022.

Born and raised in Hammonton, NJ, he was a son of the late Charles and Rose (DeNucci) Panichelli. Charlie was drafted into the U.S. Army in 1950 and proudly served his country in the 9th Military Police Company in Fort Dix, NJ until 1952. In 1953, he married Patricia Scott and moved to New Castle, where he worked for Addressograph Multigraph Corporation. Charlie later worked for Wang Industries, where he retired in 1993. He was a life member of Joseph B. Stahl Memorial Post 30.

In addition to his parents, Charlie was preceded in death by his brother, Nicholas Panichelli. He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Patricia A. (Scott) Panichelli; son, Scott Panichelli (Rebecca); grandchildren, Christopher Panichelli (Heather), Ashley Panichelli Casper (Jim); and great grandchildren, Scott and Charli Panichelli and Walter Casper.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 7:30 pm on Thursday, February 17, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Services and interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Charlie’s memory to Delaware Hospice, 16 Polly Drummond Center, 2nd Floor, Polly Drummond Shopping Center, Newark, DE 19711.


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7 Condolences for Charles J. “Charlie” Panichelli

  • Heaven gained a wonderful angel on Friday. Love you Dad, glad you’re at peace!
    Love you!

  • Bless such a special angel received above. I will be forever grateful for having such a special person in my life knowing you. Love you.

  • Our hearts and prayers go out to the entire Panichelli family. Mr Charlie was certainly a man we will never forget. He always had time to stop and talk and by the end of the conversation you would have definitely laughed a time or two. Mr. Charlie & Ms. Pat will always be a part of found memories at the beach. RIP Mr. Charlie you will be missed…

  • Pat, my heart aches for your loss. I know that feeling all too well, but know that Charlie is finally at rest in the heavenly company of all his loved ones and friends that passed before him. I hope John was there to greet him. Charlie was a blessing to Asbury for many years, always ready and willing to do things around the church, especially jobs that required wood-working skills. He was a great guy and will be remembered & missed by all who knew him. Let all the wonderful memories you made together carry you through the days ahead. My condolences and prayers to you and your family.

  • Scott and Family,
    So sorry to hear of your father’s passing. He lived a long and full life. He will live forever in your memories.

  • Pat, Scott and family;
    So very sorry for your loss. Please always remember that Charlie (your Dad) lives on in your heart, your memories of him and the stories you will share with others about him. You have our deepest sympathies, prayers and condolences at this time.
    Patrick and Lynne Murphy

  • Sorry for your loss my condolences