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.