Diane Kathryn Iffland
June 14, 1931 - June 5, 2020
Diane Kathryn Iffland, age 88, of Newark, Delaware, passed away on Friday, June 5, 2020.
Diane was born in Philadelphia, PA, on June 14, 1931, a daughter of the late Charles and Helen (Haegele) Murray. She retired after 30 years from the University of Delaware, where she was an administrative assistant in the Math department. When not working, she spent summer vacations with family and friends in Cape May, NJ and eventually became a “Snow Bird” in Fort Myers, Florida, with her late husband, John. Besides spending time with her “grands” and “great-grands,” Diane loved reading, dancing, music and a good red wine.
Diane was preceded in death by her husband, John G. Iffland. She is survived by her five children, sons, Donald Iffland of Centreville, VA, Eric Iffland (Robin) of Annapolis, MD and John R. Iffland of Newark, DE, daughters, Lee Raymond (Chris) of Landenberg, PA and Judith Pajerowski of Tampa, FL; one sister, Geraldine Marsden of Sharon Hill, PA; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
A public visitation will be held from 2 pm until 3:30 pm on Thursday, June 11, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, in compliance with COVID-19 regulations. A celebration of life will be announced at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please consider making a donation to Seasons Hospice and Palliative Care, 220 Continental Dr. Ste 407, Newark, DE 19713.