Joseph E. “Joey” Anderson - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Joseph E. “Joey” Anderson

February 15, 1969 - August 5, 2023

Joseph E. “Joey” Anderson, age 54, of Bear, DE, passed away on Saturday, August 5, 2023.

Born in Wilmington, DE on February 15, 1969, he was a son of Barry and Irma (Leonard) Anderson. Joey was a graduate of Saint Mark’s High School and captain of the wrestling team. He was an avid gardener, carpenter, and fisherman. Joey contributed many trade skills in his families remodeling business. He was an expert landscaper who took pride and perfection in his work. Joey was devoted to the Blessed Mother and prayed the rosary often. He gave of himself unselfishly to a fault. He will be missed and loved greatly by his family and friends.

In addition to his parents, Joey is survived by his children, Alec and Rielly Anderson; and three brothers, Barry, Christopher, and Matthew Anderson.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 7 pm on Monday, August 14, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am on Tuesday, August 15, 2023, at St. Margaret of Scotland Parish, 2431 Frazer Road, Newark, DE. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.

The family requests prayers or rosary to be offered in Joey’s memory.


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11 Condolences for Joseph E. “Joey” Anderson

  • Riley , I’m so very sorry for your loss . You will continue Joe’s legacy , by being a great mom ,help mate and daughter.
    Keeping you and family in prayer .

  • So sorry for your loss🙏🙏

  • My condolences to you and your family. I will keep your family in my prayers 🙏🏾 at this difficult time.

  • Our thoughts and prayers go out to all of Joey’s family and friends. RIP

  • So sorry for your loss!🙏🙏

  • My thoughts & prayers go out to the Anderson Family 🙏. I surely am going to miss your smiling face Joe, and for your log book, I guess I will let you win. RIP my forever friend.

  • Our prayers are with you Matt & family.

  • So sorry about Big Daddy Joe….my thoughts and prayers are with him….he was one hell of a guy….rest in peace Big Daddy.

  • My memory of Joey is that he was always polite when he came over to our house: “Hi Mrs. Brackin. How are you?” He will be missed. I’ll say a rosary for him and for you, tonight.

  • Rest Well My Friend!!!

  • Anderson Family 🙏 God bless you Joey, I Admired you for your Athletic abilities & some of the off the wall funny things you said to me when I was younger. Much Love to the Anderson Family. My heart with you always… M.T.