Paul T. McCartney - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Paul T. McCartney

December 9, 1944 - March 8, 2021

Paul T. McCartney, age 76, of New Castle, DE, passed away on Monday, March 8, 2021.

Born in Wilmington, DE, on December 9, 1944, he was the son of the late Paul T. and Ruth (Adkins) McCartney, Sr. Paul earned his associate degree in respiratory therapy from Delaware Technical Community College. He made his career as an exemplary respiratory therapist for St. Francis Hospital, Wilmington Hospital and Christiana Hospital. Paul was a loyal fan of the Philadelphia Phillies, Philadelphia Eagles and Philadelphia Flyers. He took pleasure in photographing historic homes and wildlife along with pampering his pet cats. Paul will be remembered for his big heart and outstanding service to others.

In addition to his parents, Paul was preceded in death by his siblings, Robert McCartney, Joseph McCartney and Curtis McCartney and feline companions, Gallahad and Angelique. He is survived by his devoted wife of over 40 years, Chris McCartney; children, Gareth McCartney, Taryn Stromberg and Erianne McCartney; granddaughter, Andromeda Stromberg; and feline companions, Tristan, Juliette, Lissette and Yvette.

All services will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Paul’s memory to Faithful Friends Animal Society, 12 Germay Drive, Wilmington, Delaware 19804.


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10 Condolences for Paul T. McCartney

  • Rest In Peace, Paul. He will be missed.

  • My sincere condolences to Paul’s family. He was a kind, gentle man who was a real credit to his profession. He had such a warm smile for everyone. RIP Paul.

  • So long old friend. We all will miss you and the many great times and stories we shared! God bless you!

  • My heart goes out to you and your family. Please know that I am thinking of you and wish you comfort and peace in this time of grief.

  • You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

  • You will be greatly missed my friend. Thoughts and prayers to all family and friends. RIP 🙏🏼

  • Chris, I am so sorry for your loss. Everyone that had the fortune to know Paul loved him. He will be greatly missed. He was an example of what a man should be. Love you

  • Goodbye to a friend and colleague. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

  • Dear Chris and family,
    I am so sorry to hear of Paul’s passing. He was such a kind person and great to work with.
    Wishing you all comfort and peace during this difficult time.
    Warm regards,
    Darcy Burbage

  • McCartney Family,

    So sorry for your loss, sending my condolences and prayers. Rest In Peace Uncle Paul.