Kevin David Bessone - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Kevin David Bessone

June 10, 1952 - December 25, 2023

Kevin David Bessone, age 71, of Newark, DE, passed away on Monday, December 25, 2023.

Born in Springfield, Massachusetts on June 10, 1952, he was a son of the late Henry and Frances (Ruggles) Bessone. Kevin proudly served his country and retired from the Air Force after 20 years of service.  He enjoyed reading and roller skating.  Kevin will most be remembered by his dry sense of humor.

In addition to his parents, Kevin was preceded in death by his brother, David Bessone.  He is survived by his loving wife, Cathy Diane (Horton) Bessone; daughters, Sabrina Kennedy (Joseph), and Tiffany Bessone (Juan); granddaughters, Lily Valdez Bessone, and Erin Kennedy; sister, Hollis Bessone; and his 2 cats, Nala and Jerr-Bear.

A funeral service for family and friends will begin at 2 pm on Friday, December 29, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE.  A committal service will begin at 1 pm on Wednesday, January 31, 2024, in the chapel of Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Kevin’s name to Wounded Warriors Project, P.O. Box 758516, Topeka, KS 66675-8516 or online by clicking here.


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  • My condolences to you and your family. Kevin will greatly be miss. He was a beautiful soul & made me laugh.

  • Condolences to the family. So sorry for your loss. Gods blessing for the family. It’s in God’s hands. He knows best and will carry you through this difficult time. 🙏🏾

  • We are so sorry to hear about Kevin passing away. Cathy, we want you to know that we love you and pray that you will take life one day at a time and lean on your Lord and Savior to lead you through this time of sorrow. Remember that thinking on the happy memories will bring a smile to your heart.