Elena J. Kirk - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Elena J. Kirk

November 16, 1957 - January 3, 2022

Elena J. Kirk, age 64, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Monday, January 3, 2022.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on November 16, 1957, she was the daughter of the late Ned and Julia (Winewski) Taylor. Elena worked as a real estate agent for Exit Realty. In her spare time, she enjoyed fishing, the beach, and selling houses. Elena loved her puppies and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Elena was preceded in death by her loving husband, Stanley Kirk; sister, Jenny Cloud; and brother, George Williams. She is survived by her son, Charles Hodgson (Jennifer); sisters, Sharron Harkins (Steve) and Julia Martin; sisters-in-law, Patricia Nally and Nancy Bentley; caregiver, Amanda Perdue; nephews, Red Miller and Joseph Meritt; and grandchildren, Emma Hodgson, Olivia Hodgson, Autumn Hodgson, and Charles J. Hodgson.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 12 pm until 1 pm on Thursday, March 3, 2022 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will be held at 1 pm. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Elena’s memory to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123, or to COVID-19 Research.


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  • We are very sorry for your loss she was a great person and will be very much missed.

  • Elena was a beautiful and smart person with a special talent for getting people together. She was very welcoming and giving. Elena would plan birthday and holiday dinner parties, inviting all her friends to share special times and to make wonderful memories. Elena is probably planning parties right now in heaven. God bless you, Elena. I’ll miss you. Love, Deborah