Dawn R. Goffredo

September 3, 1971 - April 7, 2023

Dawn R. Goffredo, age 51, of St. Georges, DE, passed away suddenly on Friday, April 7, 2023, alongside her longtime companion, Robert John “Bobby” Mankovitch, Jr.

Born in Wilmington on September 3, 1971, she was a daughter of Paul F. Norvell, Sr. and the late Dorothy A. (Roberts) Norvell. Dawn enjoyed spending time at the beach, cooking delicious meals and being in the presence of her family. She was always willing to help those in need, whether that be giving words of encouragement or a helping hand. Dawn will truly be missed by all who knew her.

She leaves behind her children, Lauren L. Albensi (Randy), Haley A. Goffredo (Anthony) and Daniel J. Goffredo (Kelsey); siblings, Paul F. Norvell, Jr. (Patricia), Deborah A. Mossop, Donna L. Collins (Rich) and Diane K. Gerlock; grandson, Jaxson Gliniak; Bobby’s mother, Catherine Anthony; Bobby’s son, Cameron Mankovitch; and many nieces and nephews.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Thursday, April 20, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 11 am. Inurnment will be held privately in Silverbrook Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Dawn’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or online by clicking here or to a charity of your choice.


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11 Condolences for Dawn R. Goffredo

  • I miss you already I loved you so much. You weren’t suppose to go before me. My heart is broken. You’ll always be my little Dawny. God Bless you Sis I hope your with all our loved ones. And now at Peace. Love you, Deb😪😪😪😪

  • Sò sorry for the loss. Hugs to all for Dad and Bernadette
    ( Charles Norvell)

  • Paul and family
    So sorry for your loss of your beloved Dawn.Thoughts and prayers are with you all.May she rest in peace 🙏

  • Lauren, Haley, & Daniel, Dave & I are deeply saddened to hear of Dawn’s passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you all during this difficult time. Rest in Peace Dawn.

  • My sincerest condolences to Lauren and her entire family over the loss of her mother. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. May she rest in peace!

  • To Lauren and Haley and family. I am so very sorry for your loss. Know that you are in my thoughts and prayers. Hugs!

  • Lauren, Haley and Daniel! My condolences and love to you all! I’m so sorry for your loss. May the peace and comfort of God be with you. Remember the good things and keep those memories alive within your hearts! My thoughts and prayers are with you! ❤️💙💚

  • My thoughts and prayers go out to Dawn’s entire family. Dawn and I have been friends for a very long time. I will miss her. I just wish I had been there one last time. She was the kind of friend that I knew if I called her, she would be there and I would do the same. It didn’t matter if we hadn’t see each other for days or months. We had some good times her and I. I will truly miss her. Rest in Peace my friend!

  • I will miss you, Dawn. Love you cuz! You left us too soon. I can see your mom running and giving you a big hug!

  • My best friend since elementary school many years ago, maid of honor in my wedding, so many cherished memories. My heart hurts for such a loss. Much love to all the family and prayers for peace that surpasses all understanding, especially for your beautiful children!

  • My condolences for Dawn’s family. Debbie, I am so sorry for your loss. My heart goes out to you and your family. You are all in my thoughts and prayers. Sending you so much love