Nettie Elizabeth Parodi
February 28, 1933 - November 10, 2022
Nettie Elizabeth Parodi, age 89, Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at Newark Manor Nursing Home on Thursday, November 10, 2022.
Born in Beckley, WV, on February 28, 1933, she was a daughter of the late William Austin and Mary Cliffie (Houston) Asbury. Nettie made her career as an insurance agent, and then as an administrative assistant at Delaware Park for many dedicated years. She was an avid reader and enjoyed cooking for family and friends.
In addition to her parents, Nettie was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Augustino T. Parodi, Sr.; son, Jerry Staton; grandson, Maurice Faulkner, and siblings, Arvie Lee Asbury, Willimae Henley, Lena Bishop, Ruth Roop, Bee Foreman, Beaulah Johnson, Buddy Asbury, and Janice Wright.
She is survived by her loving children, Angelo Parodi (Glyn) and Augustino Parodi, Jr. (Heike); siblings, Jean Denny and Claude Asbury; grandchildren Jennifer Smith, Julia Medley, Mercedes Staton, Aleksandra and Nikolai Parodi; and four great-grandchildren.
A graveside service for family and friends will be held at 10:30 am on Saturday, November 19, 2022 in Cathedral Cemetery, 2400 Lancaster Avenue, Wilmington, DE.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Nettie’s memory to Alzheimer’s Association, 225 North Michigan Avenue, Floor 17, Chicago, IL 60601 or by clicking here.