December 13, 1946 - December 6, 2020
Lorraine Ellis, age 73, of Newark, DE, passed away on Sunday, December 6, 2020.
Born on December 13, 1946 in Wilmington, DE, she was a daughter of the late James L. and Ada Webber. Lorraine graduated from Christiana High School in 1965, then went on to be a beautician for 20 years. She worked for Vision Associates in Elkton for over 20 years and Bridgewater Jewelers in New Castle for over 15 years. Lorraine had an amazing love for animals, and they loved her back. She had adopted many during her lifetime.
Lorraine is survived by her husband of 53 years, Raymond Ellis; siblings, Alice Bridgewater of New Castle and Edward Webber (Jean) of Bear; many nieces and nephews who she treated as her own children; and many great nieces and nephews.
A visitation for family and friends will be held on Monday, December 14, at 5:30 pm until 6:30 pm at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, services and interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests for donations to be made in Lorraine’s memory to Brandywine Valley ASPCA, 600 South Street, New Castle, DE 19720.