Joseph V. Gawronski - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Joseph V. Gawronski

Born April 21, 1942

Joseph V. Gawronski, age 72, of Newark, DE, passed away on Wednesday, April 8, 2015.

Born in Wilmington, DE on April 21, 1942, Joseph was a son of the late Steve Gawronski and Gladys (Parker) Gawronski. He made his career as a construction worker for many years prior to his retirement.

Joseph enjoyed being outdoors, especially time spent swimming in his pool and tending to his garden. He was an avid NASCAR fan. A devoted and loving family man, Joseph adored spending time with his grandchildren and his many nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers and 2 sisters. Joseph is survived by his beloved wife of 29 years, Carolyn (Graziani) Gawronski; children, Steve Lyons (Amy) of Scottsdale, AZ, Debbie DePrisco (Michael) of New Castle, Michael Gawronski (Jill) of New Castle and Eric Gawronski (Angel) of Felton; 14 grandchildren; and 3 great grandchildren.

Family and close personal friends are invited to attend a memorial service to celebrate Joe’s life from 1 pm until 5 pm on Sunday afternoon, April 26, 2015 at his residence.


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  • We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and your family.

  • Thoughts and prayers to the whole family! Love you all! RIP uncle Joe!!!

  • I am so sorry for your loss and these rough times. You are all in my thoughts. Please let me know if you need anything. Love, Liz.