Colleen Marguerite Viands - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Colleen Marguerite Viands

August 29, 1955 - January 10, 2023

Colleen Marguerite Viands, age 67, of Dover, DE, passed away on Tuesday, January 10, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE on August 29, 1955, she was a daughter of the late William and Lillian (Thomas) McGough. Colleen worked as an ad designer for the News Journal until her retirement.

A friend to the community, Colleen was a dedicated member of St. Anthony’s Club of New Castle. She enjoyed trips to the beach, creating beautiful jewelry, and challenging her husband, Ed to a game of darts. Colleen loved to cook and could often be found in the kitchen making a delicious Irish dinner, which were always paired with “wee ones”. Above all, her most cherished moments were spent with her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Colleen was preceded in death by her husband, Edward Harry Viands. She is survived by her children, Janet New, Kimberly DeMarco (Raymond), and Walter “Bud” Oneschuk, Jr. (Aga); siblings, Dorothy McCracken, Patricia Gibson, and Lillian Dulaney; grandchildren, Taylor Lamb (David), Samantha Oneschuk, Kristina Hawke, Matthew Hawke, and Nicholas Oneschuk; and great-granddaughter, Harper.

A funeral service will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, January 14, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.


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10 Condolences for Colleen Marguerite Viands

  • Prayers and condolences to Colleen’s family & friends. She was a beautiful lady & totally loved life. Lots of love, Randy and Terri Otto

  • Prayer going out to the Family and my Beautiful cousin Colleen. May she RIP in the Kingdom of Heaven with her Loving Husband Ed & Her Very Loving Father & Mother. May the Lord keep you Dottie, Patty & Lil in his loving thoughts along with Colleens children Janet Kim & Walt and her very Special Grandchildren. God Bless you all. Wish I could make the trip but I,m having Health issues that is preventing me. Again Prayer being said and may the Lord be with you.

  • So sorry, Colleen was always a delight. Gave me my first other than natural hair cut in the early 70s ( The shag )
    Her smile is what I’ll always remember.

  • I am sorry very sorry for the loss of my cousin Colleen.
    My sincerest sympathy to her entire family during this most difficult time.

  • Lillian, my condolences to you and your family. You are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • I have great memories of all the McGough ladies from my childhood. I know Colleen will be missed!! Sending love and prayers to the family and especially my good friend Lill.

  • Janet and Family- Your FOP Lodge#10 Brothers and Sisters are sending their deepest condolences on the heartbreaking loss of your beautiful Mom. We stand with you during this season of loss and grief. May you find comfort and strength in memories of happier times spent together. In sympathy and fraternal support, Delaware FOP Lodge#10. In sympathy, Delaware Fraternal Order of Police Lodge#10

  • My sincere condolences to the entire family. I had worked with Colleen at the News Journal and remember her great sense of humor and clever wit. May her memory be a blessing.

  • My condolences Kim my sister from another mother R.I.P mom god bless you

  • We were best of friends in high school. Our 50 th class reunion is tonight. Looked her name up and saw her obituary..I am deeply sorry for your loss. I was so looking forward to catching up with her…I am kind of shocked and saddened but this news. She looked beautiful in the pic posted!