Erin Mary Dager - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Erin Mary Dager

June 27, 1986 - September 12, 2023

Erin Mary Dager, age 37, of Newark, DE, passed away on Tuesday, September 12, 2023.

Born in Newark, DE on June 27, 1986, she was the daughter of Eve (Bundick) Dager and the late Dennis Mitchell. Erin earned a certificate in the Accelerated Legal class at the University of Delaware in 1 year. Over the years, she also attended Schilling-Douglas School of Hair Design, Wilmington University, and Delaware Technical and Community College for Criminal Justice. Erin enjoyed working as a manager at Grotto Pizza and adored her Grotto team, her unwavering work ethic was extraordinary.

Erin was quite creative and could often be found making beautiful pieces of art. In her spare time, she loved to read. Deep in her faith, Erin was a member of Holy Family R.C. Church in Newark. Above all, she cherished her children and was happiest when she was spending time with them. Erin will always be remembered for having a huge heart and being incredibly compassionate towards those suffering from addiction. Her generosity was unmatched and as an organ donor, saved 3 people’s lives upon her passing.

In addition to her father, Erin was preceded in death by her grandparents, Nancy and Charles Bundick; and grandmother, Cornelia Mitchell. She is survived by her children, Jaxson Dager and Levi Dager; mother, Eve Dager; brother, Clint W. Dager (Austin Wipf); her relatives in Texas, including Linda Bundick, North Carolina, Michigan, and Virginia; paternal grandfather, Vernon Mitchell; paternal aunts and uncles, Dwayne Mitchell, Brenda, and Ellen; and fiancé, Ronnie Humm and his family.

A Funeral Mass will begin at 11 am on Wednesday, September 27, 2023, at Holy Family R.C. Church, 15 Gender Road, Newark, DE. Interment will be held privately.


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  • We remember first meeting you at Tyler’s.My son introduced us to you.He also worked there.It was always a pleasure having you wait on us!You had come such a long way in so short of time!Life can be so darn hard! Rest now Erin,you deserve it!

  • My thoughts and prayers are with the family and Ronnie. She was generous to the very end donating her organs. Hugs to all.

  • I will always love you and forever cherish our memories.. my son will always love you too

  • Eve and Clint, I am so sorry about Erin. She was a lovely girl with two wonderful children. RIP Erin you will be missed.

  • Ima miss u u is a prime example of people can change bc u did I’m proud of u ur sons in my prayers

  • My deepest condolences to her family and friends. This one hurt!

  • Ima miss u dawg! We had some fun while u were living at baynard! I’m glad I got to meet u in the beginning of my recovery experience, just watching u has showed me a lot of how to be a strong woman so thank u for that!

  • My heart goes out to Eve, Clint, and both of Erin’s children. I’m terribly sorry for your loss. What a miracle that Erin was an organ donor and was able to save three other lives upon her passing. I live in Colorado so I won’t physically be able to make the viewing but I will be there in spirit. Erin I love you for who you were and hold no grudges or resentments for the choices you’ve made with your life. Rest easy.

  • First I would like to give my condolences to Eve, Clint and the family. I have known Erin since a teenager she was a beautiful young lady inside and out. Though her many struggles she rose to shined. RIP sweet girl and continue to shine down on your boys.

  • I will never forget you and your kindness or the laughs we had as roommate in Limen House fly high beautiful angel