Marie S. Toman
November 27, 1937 - December 28, 2021
Marie S. Toman, age 84, of Newark, DE, passed away on Tuesday, December 28, 2021, surrounded by her loving family.
Born in Wilmington, DE, on November 27, 1937, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Helen (Sevick) Sharpless.
After her graduation from St. Elizabeth’s in 1955, she joined Bank of Delaware in the proof department. After her children were in middle school she returned to the bank (now PNC) where she worked for 20 years, primarily at the Basin Road branch in New Castle.
Mrs. Toman was also active in her church, where she was a Eucharistic Minister for St. John’s Holy Angels Parish from early 1980s to 2010, and a member of the SJHA bread-baking ministry for 10 years.
In addition to her parents, Marie was preceded in death by her loving husband of 50 years, Dr. Philip A. Toman, and son, Andrew P. Toman, as well as her sisters Barbara Astle and Kay Kerr. She is survived by her daughter, Jean Marie Toman; two nieces and a nephew and 2 great nieces.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Friday, January 7, 2022 at Holy Angels R.C. Church. 82 Possum Park Road, Newark, DE, where a Mass of Christian Burial will begin at 11 am. Face coverings will be required for all those in attendance not immunized with the COVID-19 vaccine. Interment will follow in All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Marie’s memory to St. John the Baptist- Holy Angels Parish, at the address listed above.