Judith Ann “Judy” Coover

October 13, 1944 - August 8, 2021

Judith Ann “Judy” Coover, age 76, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Sunday, August 8, 2021.

Born in Wilmington, DE on October 13, 1944, she was a daughter of the late Frederick James and Edna Mae (LaFevre) Coover.

Judy attended New Edge Senior Center. She loved to color and make things with yarn. Judy enjoyed going on trips, especially to Ocean City, NJ to ride the merry go round.  

In addition to her parents, Judy was preceded in death by her sister, Joan Coover; and caregiver, David Johnson. She is survived by her siblings, James (Beth), Jerome (Kristen), John (Jeanne), Joseph (Dawn), Jacqueline (Michael), Joyce (Tim); caregiver for many years, Joyce Ward; and many nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Friday, August 13, 2021 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance not immunized with the COVID-19 vaccine per the Governor of Delaware. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Judy’s memory to the Wilmington Manor Fire Company, P.O. Box 645, New Castle, DE 19720.


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8 Condolences for Judith Ann “Judy” Coover

  • Your were the light of my day you reminded me so much of my mother I will never forget you…your sparkler everyday will always be in my heart.. you will be dearly missed…your buddy Tonya

  • Even though you are with Mom Mom and Pop Pop now, we are going to miss you Aunt Judy. I hope you are enjoying your oatmeal cookies and all the merry go round rides you want. Love you pal…

    Jim, Tina & Jimmy

  • I will always have fond memories of Judy.
    Judy your funny & feisty personality will always be remembered…may you forever Rest In Peace with Fred & Edna.
    Prayers & thoughts to the Coover family.

  • My thoughts and prayers go out to the family. Judy you had such a great spirit of such a wonderful person, you loved to laugh all the time and kid around a lot..I remembered you used to always liked to play or have someone play the Guitar and you would just and smile and giggle and your face light up light a star … You will be missed Judy,
    Please tell Edna & Fred I said hello 🙏❤️😘. God Bless You

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    Judy. You were always such a joy to be around. You were funny, stubborn and sassy. I will always cherish the memories of the holidays n time swimming in the pool with you. Hving to watch your face light up on the merry go round in OC was priceless. I sure hope there is a merry go round waiting for you. You were an awesome sister in law that loved everyone. May you Rest In Peace.
    Love you!
    Rose Coover
    Your sister in law forever!❤️🥰
    My thoughts and prayers to the Coover family n friends!

  • You will always have a special place in my heart! Every time I see a merry go round, I think of you and the pure joy on your face. You will be forever remembered & forever missed!
    Love you!
    – Jenny

  • Judy Judy Judy…, I’m so lost for words still I’m sorry that you left us so soon. I will always remember your laughter and fun times I shared with you. I remember all of us Nieces and Nephews used to love being in the pool with you and mom mom and you enjoying your LifeSavors and country Holiday Music. I love you and pop pop mom mom will be there with you. Sweet Dreams..

  • Judy was a very outgoing person who spoke what she felt. She will be greatly missed. My condolences go out to the family.

    Cliff Armstead