Dolores M. Dee Danner
Mrs. Dolores M. “Dee” Danner, age 73, of Newark, DE, formerly of New Castle, went home to be with the Lord on September 29, 2012 after a long illness.
A native Delawarean, Mrs. Danner was born in Wilmington on February 13, 1939, the daughter of the late Bradford Robbins and Lucy Terranova Robbins,
Mrs. Danner was a talented homemaker, loving wife, mother, grandmother, great grandmother, and sister, who enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. Mrs. Danner also enjoyed an occasional trip to Delaware Park to try her luck at the slots.
In addition to her parents, Mrs. Danner was preceded in death by her brother, Ronald J. Robbins. She is survived by her beloved husband of 39 years, James C. Danner, Sr.; sons, James Danner, Jr. and wife Lorraine of Bear and Ronnie Danner and wife Patty (her very special daughter-in-law) of Newark; stepson, Danny Denn and wife Sharon of Newark; sisters, Janet Alexander and husband Bob of Smyrna, Jackie Vaughn and husband Jerry of Wilmington, Kathy Lambert and husband Paul of Wilmington, and Peggy Needles of Newark; brother, Bradford Robbins and wife Kim of Wilmington; daughter-in-law, Debbie Danner; four grandsons; a great granddaughter; and many nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held at 12:30 pm on Thursday, October 4, 2012, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, where visitation will begin at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Seasons Hospice of Delaware, 220 Continental Drive, Ste. 101, Newark, DE 19713.