Dorothy J. “Dottie” Jordan
October 22, 1945 - November 30, 2021
Dorothy J. “Dottie” Jordan, age 76, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Tuesday, November 30, 2021.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on October 22, 1945, she was a daughter of the late John Tingle and Alice (Farral) Waddell. Dottie worked as a medical secretary for Dr. Tom Scott and Dr. Ralph Burdick for 35 years, retiring in 2007. She was an active member of the Delaware City Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary and faithfully attended New Castle United Methodist Church. In her spare time, Dottie enjoyed playing Bingo and spending time with her family, especially baking with her three granddaughters.
In addition to her parents, Dottie was preceded in death by her siblings, Linda Healy and Wayne Pennington. She is survived by her loving husband of 56 years, Robert D. Jordan; children, Michael Jordan (Cari) of Newark, Michelle Jordan of New Castle and Mark Jordan (Suzanne) of Newark; siblings, Butch Pennington (Sandy) of Newark, Joyce Stout (Bill) of Smyrna and Debbie May (James) of Pocono, PA; and granddaughters, Kelsey Jordan, Ava Jordan and Ella Jordan.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 7 pm on Thursday, December 9, 2021 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. A second visitation will be held from 10:30 am until 11 am on Friday, December 10, 2021 at New Castle United Methodist Church, 510 Delaware Street, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance regardless of vaccination status. Interment will be held privately in Gracelawn Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Dottie’s memory to New Castle United Methodist Church, at the address above, or to the Delaware City Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary, 815 5th Street, P.O. Box 251, Delaware City, DE 19706.