Marcella Catherine (Beck) Peters - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Marcella Catherine (Beck) Peters

Born February 9, 1948

Marcella Catherine (Beck) Peters, age 68, of Conway, SC and formerly of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday, September 14, 2016.

Born in Baltimore, Maryland on February 9, 1948, Marcy was a daughter of the late John H. and Marcella (Conrad) Beck. She made her career as a Realtor for over 30 years and most recently worked with Patterson-Schwartz. After her retirement, Marcy along with her husband, Charles relocated to Conway, SC.

Marcy adored arts and crafts of all kinds but especially liked completing stained glass projects. She enjoyed decorating her home and looked forward to setting up her annual Christmas village display during the holidays. In her leisure time, Marcy loved playing tennis, visiting the beach, savoring her favorite foods “ steamed crabs and crab soup and her Tottie Time. She cherished her family, her friends and her faithful canine companion, Buddy Boy.

In addition to her parents, Marcy was preceded in death by her son, Christopher Peters and a brother, Donald Beck. She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Charles H. Peters; brothers, John Beck (Doris) and Charlie Beck (Jeannie); sisters, Linda Trickey (Robert) and Gloria Schaffeld (Mark); sister-in-law, Patricia Peters; daughter-in-law, Jill Peters; and a grandson, Sam.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 6 pm on Sunday, September 18, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 W. Park Place, Newark, DE. A second visitation will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Monday morning, September 19, 2016 at the funeral home, where a funeral service will follow at 11 am. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Hwy, Wilmington, DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Marcy’s memory may be made to Embrace Hospice, 1301 Main Street, Conway, SC 29526.


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9 Condolences for Marcella Catherine (Beck) Peters

  • What an honor it has been to be a part of your “beach” family. You brought us so many laughs, great meals, and good times!! We will miss you dearly!!

  • R.I.P…Marcy…prayers and thoughts for your family as they go thru this heartbreaking time..

  • It was a pleasure meeting Marcy and spending time with her. I know she is in a better place and is out of pain and not suffering anymore. Just remember the wonderful memories through the years.

    You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

    Love and God Bless, Alice McCarty

  • Thoughts and prayers are with you. So sorry for your loss.

  • I am very sorry for your loss. I knew Marci through many years of real estate and she was a great
    person. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

  • To all who may read this, my sister Marcy was a great sister, person and friend. I loved her so much and she will be sorely missed. Her passing leaves a gaping hole in my heart, however I find comfort in knowing that she has been reunited with her loved ones and most important with her son Christopher who have made the journey home before her. God bless you Marcy and rest in peace. I love you, your brother and friend, Charlie.

  • My thoughts and prayers are with Marcy’s family. She was a thoughtful, kind and beautiful both inside and out. Loved her laughter which was contagious. You will be missed, love you always, Alice.

  • Marcy was my childhood friend. We met in the seventh grade and never lost touch. I will miss the phone conversations, visits and her sense of humor. She always made me laugh! My heart goes out to all that knew her. She will be missed.

  • Marcy was a beautiful sweet lady. I loved her dearly.