Marie G. Ramey

April 10, 1929 - November 14, 2018

Marie G. Ramey, age 89, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 14, 2018.

Born in Philadelphia, PA on April 10, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Marie Agnes (Helmstriet) Devlin. Marie worked for Bank of Delaware as a teller for 15 dedicated years. Her spare time was spent as the treasurer of the Dolittle Miniature Guild in Florida. Marie and her husband were always proud of their four wonderful children.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of 56 years, Benjamin F. Ramey, Jr.; brother, Joseph Devlin; grandson, Richard Joseph Ramey, Jr.; and daughter-in-law, Marge Ramey. Marie is survived by her children, Linda M. Reid (Wally) of Newark, Richard Ramey (Arlene) of Bear, Howard Ramey of Newark and Susan Osborn (Ozzy) of Harrisburg, PA; grandchildren, Bill Reid (Krystal), Kristin Ramey, Melanie Laffaiza (Chad), Trina Lilick, Amber Ramey and Timothy Narcavage; and great grandchildren, Ava Ramey, Mia Laffaiza, Jackson Reid and Maksim Reid.

A memorial service will be held at 9 am on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE. Interment will follow at 11 am in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made in Marie’s memory to St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Please use tribute number 2729 7283.


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  • Dear Rick and family:
    My deepest sympathies to you all in the passing of Marie. I enjoyed working with her at the Newark Bank of Delaware. Such a sweet and loving person with great patience. She will be missed.

  • Arlene and Rick,

    My prayers and sympathy are with you and your family. God Bless,

    Sheila Robinson