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Deborah Catherine Moroney

November 8, 1952 - November 27, 2015

Deborah Catherine Moroney, age 63, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Friday, November 27, 2015.

Born in Pittston, PA on November 8, 1952, Deborah was a daughter of William Martin and Emma (Marsh) Martin.She graduated with the class of 1970 at William Penn High School. Deborah made her career as a legal secretary for the State of Delaware Department of Justice, retiring after 33 years of dedicated service in 2012.

In her leisure time, she enjoyed feeding and watching the birds when they came to visit the feeders in her backyard, as well as tending to her vegetable garden, and cooking. Deborah mostly loved spending time with her beloved family and three cats.

Preceded in death by her father, she is survived by daughter, Amy E. Woitko (Paul); mother, Emma Martin; sister, Linda Fleetwood (Al) all of New Castle; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, December 2, 2015, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. Dupont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation will be held from 1:00 pm until 2:00 pm. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Deborah’s name to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 7023, Merrifield, VA 22116-7023.


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5 Condolences for Deborah Catherine Moroney

  • I’m so sorry for mom passing. She is at piece now and your angel. She was a sweet, funny and caring person. I love you and your in my thoughts and prayers. ❤️

  • Amy and Paul – My heart goes out to you at this sad, difficult time. Love, Robin

  • I am so sad to hear about Debbie’s passing. I worked with Debbie at the DOJ about 13 years ago for 9 years. The last two years that I worked there we worked together in the same unit and had connecting cubicles. She and I be me very close. She was such a sweet and caring person! Amy she spoke so much of you all the time! Showing pictures of you and talking about all that you were up to in life. She was so proud of you! I know you will miss her dearly and I’m so sorry for your loss! I will keep Debbie, you and your family in my prayers.

  • Amy and family,
    My deepest sympathies in the loss of your mother. We knew each other in our 20’s and she was a great friend at that time. I have such fond memories of her. You are in my prayers.
    Most sincerely,
    Debbie Kinderman

  • Mrs. Martin,
    I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your daughter. So very hard to understand, but she is in good hands now and happy. If ever you need anything we’re just down the street, don’t be afraid to call. Just ask Joan for my number.

    Marie Sechrist McGinn