Mary “Margaret” (Leung) Louie - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Mary “Margaret” (Leung) Louie

July 26, 1927 - September 7, 2023

Mary “Margaret” (Leung) Louie, age 96, of Newark, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Thursday, September 7, 2023.

Born in Brooklyn, NY on July 26, 1927, she was the youngest daughter of six children born to the late Lum Pone and Len Soon (Wong) Leung. Mary grew up in Guangzhou, China and survived invasions during World War II. She married and returned to the United States where she and her husband raised 4 children and operated a successful business in Newark. Mary enjoyed cooking, baking and gardening. Above all she loved raising her children, grandchildren, great grandchildren and teaching them the importance of family.

In addition to her parents and siblings, she is preceded in death by her husband of 73 years, Jan Louie. She is survived by her beloved children, Kai Louie (Jane), Warren Louie (Linda), Rich Louie (Kathy) and Mary Moy (Tony); 9 grandchildren; and 11 great grandchildren.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 9 am until 10 am on Saturday, September 16, 2023, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 10 am. Interment will follow in Newark Cemetery, 20 New Street, Newark, DE.


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6 Condolences for Mary “Margaret” (Leung) Louie

  • We are very sorry to hear about the passing of your mother and awhile back, your father. When Newark Chinese Laundry closed and Jan moved away, we lost contact and when my Dad, Harry Louie passed, we really lost contact. I will tell my Mom , who is also 96 with same last maiden name, but will not mention age. So Sorry we have lost contact with our families. David Louie

  • Our deepest sympathies to the passing of your mother and your father. We have fond memories of them and will always remember their kindness and love for their family.

  • Rich Louie,

    My sincere condolences to you and your family on the loss of your mother.

    You are always 2120 to me. I think that was your number.

    Jerry Barsha

  • Mary,

    Our sincere condolences to the passing of your mother.

    May her soul rest in peace.

    Kavitha, Ragu and Nithin

  • Our sincere condolences go to your family. We’ll keep you in our prayers during this hard time. Thank you for sharing the beautiful family pictures! It’s so obvious how important family was to your mom.

    Jeff and Kathy

  • The photos are beautiful. You are truly blessed to have such loving memories of your Mom and grandmother to forever hold in your hearts. We will keep your family in our thoughts and prayers.
    With heartfelt condolences,
    The Scotton family