Kathaleen Faye Emory
January 27, 1959 - June 11, 2016
Kathaleen Faye (Dodson) Emory, fondly known as Kathy, age 57, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday June 11, 2016, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Wilmington, DE on January 27, 1959, she was the daughter of the late Richard and Lucy Dodson.
Kathy was a beloved wife, loving mother, and adoring Mommom. She dedicated her life to caring for her family and home. In her spare time, she enjoyed going to yard sales, traveling, car shows, family events, outdoor activities, watching her children’s and grandchildren’s activities and especially watching and shopping on QVC. She was happiest spending time with her grandchildren whom she adored. Kathy will be missed by all that knew and loved her.
Kathy is survived by her beloved husband of 39 years, Alvin R. Emory, Jr.; children, Brandy Anderson and Brandt Emory (Cortney); grandchildren, Cassidy, Guilianna, Isabella, and Brandon; and brothers, Phillip Dodson (Marty) and Pat Dodson.
Kathy’s family wishes to extend their sincere appreciation to the entire staff of the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center, Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants, and Delaware Hospice for all of the exceptional love, care and support they provided.
A memorial service will be held at 3:30 pm on Saturday afternoon, June 18, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE 19720, where a visitation will be held from 2:30 pm until 3:30 pm. Interment will be held privately in the Silverbrook Cemetery, Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Kathaleen Emory Pathway of Hope Memorial Fund, c/o Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes at the address listed above. Memorial contributions will be used to install a pathway brick in Kathy’s honor at the Helen F. Graham Cancer Center.