Our beloved Joseph Daniels, age 66, of Bear, DE, passed away at home on Monday, August 22, 2011, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in Raleigh, NC, on December 31, 1944, Joe was the son of the late Joseph Daniels and Barbara (Parker) Williams.
A supervisor in the service department of Delmarva Power, he retired in 2008 after 42 years of dedicated service. He was a US Army veteran and also served as a police officer, councilman, and mayor of Delaware City.
Joe enjoyed weight training at the gym, gardening, traveling, and visiting with friends. He is survived by his loving wife of 17 years, Vivian Hernandez Daniels; children, Joseph Spencer Daniels of New Castle, DE and Lori Marie Turturici (Philip) of Southport, NC; sisters, Joanne Caldwell (Marvin) of Elkton, MD and Nancy Roman (Art) of Milton, DE; and grandchildren, Baylee and Maggie Daniels, and Alexis and Jackson Turturici; 2 nephews and 4 nieces.
A memorial service will be held at 12 noon on Monday, August 29, 2011, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where visitation will begin at 10 am. Entombment will be held privately at the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Bear, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, c/o Christiana Care, P.O. Box 1668, Wilmington, DE 19899.
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