Eleanor Tietjen - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Eleanor Tietjen

April 22, 1927 - January 4, 2020

           Eleanor Tietjen, age 92, of Newark, DE, passed away on Saturday, January 4, 2020.

          Born in Brooklyn, NY on April 22, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Alesandro and Marie DeCielo.  Eleanor dedicated her life as a talented and loving homemaker.  Her fondest memories were made with her family, especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren.

          In addition to her parents, Eleanor was preceded in death by her son, Joseph.  She is survived by her children, Marie A. McQueen of Mastic, NY, Eleanor Vigliotta (Robert) of Newark and James L. Tietjen (Theresa) of Center Moriches, NY; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held from 1:30 pm until 2:30 pm on Saturday, January 11, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 2:30 pm.  Interment will be held privately.


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  • Ellie, Rob and Family

    Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. We will miss not seeing your Mother sitting on the porch enjoying the sun and fresh air.

  • My sister gone to soon but certainly will not be forgotten. RIP sis, sleep in peace. To the remaining family cheer up, let’s reminisce as she was such a sweetheart.


    Lee, (Jamaica 🇯🇲 )

  • We will miss her beautiful smile, her jokes, just always being so jovial. Sleep in peace Aunt Ivy . Sadly missed by…

    Dionne and Roger

  • Our thoughts, prayers, and sympathy go out to the entire family. She was a sweet lady and very kind to everyone. God Bless Her.

  • My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. She will be sorely missed at all the family functions. Rest assured She is at Peace

  • Dear Ellie and family., I did not know your mom but it sounds like she was a wonderful person. She certainly did a great job raising you. Chuck and I send you and your family our condolences. We will keep you and your family in our thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. 🙏🏻💕