Patricia Ann “Patty” Flanagan - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Patricia Ann “Patty” Flanagan

August 5, 1958 - December 11, 2022

Patricia Ann “Patty” Flanagan, age 64, of Townsend, DE, passed away peacefully at her home on Sunday, December 11, 2022.

Born in West Chester, PA, on August 5, 1958, she was the daughter of the late Darrell and Shirley (Holcomb) Taylor. Patty went to Elkton Christian School and was a part of the first class to graduate from Glasgow High School in 1972.

Patty enjoyed fishing, going to the beach, collecting sea glass and sea shells with her daughters and grandkids. She liked the outdoors and working in her yard. Patty loved being in the woods to watch the squirrels, birds and most of all, looking for deer with Cole. Above all, she loved spending time with her family and being a mommom.

Patty is survived by her beloved husband of 41 years, Roger W. Flanagan of Townsend, DE; loving children, Shelly Kelley of Middletown, DE, Forrest Flanagan of Bear, DE, James Flanagan (Lauren) of Townsend, DE, Ronald Flanagan of Middletown, DE, Shirley Serio (Mark) of Smyrna, DE, and Sarah Flanagan of Townsend, DE; sisters, Shelby Eshelman (Rocky) of Lancaster, PA, Linda Randall (James) of Atlanta, GA, and Janie Shaw (Donnie) of Bear, DE; grandchildren, Forrest, Ethan, Ryan, Abby, Bella, Josh, Daryl, Addy, and Cole; and many nieces, nephews, and other loved ones.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will be held at 11 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE.


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8 Condolences for Patricia Ann “Patty” Flanagan

  • Parry, my beloved little sister! I have loved you all of your life and will love you forever! You will be missed! !so much!

  • What a sweet person. I met Patty at Friendship Church and we always had “special talks” after church that I won’t forget. Rest in Peace now. June Unruh

  • Shelly, Abby, Ryan and to all the family, my sincere condolences to you all. Losing a loved one is always so difficult. But know that she is always with you. It was a long road she walked with her illness and often times longer for her loved ones. Know she is finally at peace. My thoughts are with you all.

  • Shelley
    My heart goes out to you and your family
    Our thoughts will be with you as you and your family go thru this and the Holidays
    Hugs and prayers
    Russ and Gloria (Kristen’s mom and dad)

  • I remember your mom well when she helped with your move away from our neighborhood. Sweet lady who loved Jesus. Home at last!

  • My Deepest Heartfelt Condolences Many Huges and Prayers XOXO

  • Shelley and Forrest,
    I just sent Shelley a text. I’m sorry I’m so late seeing this. I would have been there today. All my love and prayers go out to all of you, during this difficult time. May your momma find joy and everlasting peace in Heaven.

  • We miss you Mommom. You will always be missed. Fly high mommom!