Loretta A. Towers
November 3, 1936 – September 10, 2015
Loretta A. Towers, age 78, of Wilmington, DE and formerly of Newark, DE passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 10, 2015 at Parkview Nursing Home, where she was a resident for many years.
Born on November 3, 1936 in Wilmington, DE, she was a daughter of the late John H. and Vera B. (Linton) Gibbons.
In her earlier years, Loretta worked for Elwyn Institute and the Goodwill store in Newark. For many years, she and her parents were members of the Church of the Nazarene of Newark, where she enjoyed helping with the children.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Eleanor B. Outten.
Loretta is survived by two nieces, Cindra Morris and Bonnie Lambert, friends of the family, Joan and Harold Shira and several cousins.
On behalf of Loretta’s family, they would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at Parkview Nursing Home for all of their care and compassion.
Interment services were held privately at Townsend Cemetery, Townsend, DE.