Pauline Stewart

November 19, 1932 - August 18, 2018

Pauline Stewart, age 85, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully on Saturday, August 18, 2018, surrounded by her family.

Born in Atlantic City, NJ, on November 19, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Wilfred and Louise (Pasquale) Clark. Pauline dedicated her career as a cafeteria cook with the DeLaWarr School District and retired after many years of service.

As a lifetime member of the Ladies Auxiliary of Holloway Terrace Fire Company, Pauline enjoyed donating her time to help others. Her hobbies included baking and crocheting. Above all, she will be remembered as a devoted wife, mother and grandmother.

In addition to her parents, Pauline was preceded in death by her husband, John W. Stewart; brother, James Earl; and sisters, Etta Welker and Claire Ingargiola. She is survived by her children, Anthony Riccio (Patricia) of New Castle, DE, Ronald Riccio (Annette) of Galloway, NJ, Dennis Riccio (Teresa) of Belington, WV and Wilfred Stewart (Patricia) of Middletown, DE; sister, Barbara Frantz of Brigantine, NJ; 18 grandchildren; and 27 great grandchildren.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11:30 am on Thursday, August 23, 2018 at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11:30 am. Interment will follow in Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Pauline’s memory to Seasons Hospice, 220 Continental Drive, Suite 407, Newark, DE 19713 or First Baptist Church of Holloway Terrace, 308 West Avenue, New Castle, DE 19720.


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19 Condolences for Pauline Stewart

  • Sending our love and prayers. She will be missed

  • Miss you more than words can explain love Ron , Jamie , Madelynn , Victoria

  • Mom You have been a blessing to us.
    You were our rock.
    The life lessons you have given us will live on in our hearts.
    And we have pass them on to our children
    You will be missed but not forgotten.
    We will look froward to the day we will be with you in Gods house.

  • Mom, you will always be missed, but I find comfort in knowing that you will always be close by with the memories of all the years you gave us. Love Ron and Annette

  • Tony,Pat, Helen, Autumn and entire family, Please accept my deepest sympathies for your loss. Pauline was a beautiful soul. Keeping the family in thoughts and prayers.

  • Pauline was a great lady that is this earth will miss, but heaven has gained.
    God bless to the family and lift each other up and hold each other tight.

  • Mommom you are so greatly loved and missed down here. You have so much here. All your love still is felt and will be felt for generations to come. I love you.

  • We’re sorry to learn of the loss of your beloved Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and friend. Praying that your memories, faith, and friends will provide strength and comfort at this difficult time. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. God bless you. Donald and Terri Reed

  • We are sending our love and prayers to all of Pauline’s family.
    She was a lovely woman who made everyone around her feel like family.
    May the Lord give strength to all those who loved her as they go through this difficult time.

    Dave and Mary

  • Aunt Pauline this is a very difficult time in everyone’s life. But just knowing that your reunited with everyone our family morns, makes everything a little brighter. You are the star with other stars shining down on many. We Love You and will truly miss you, The Ingargiola’s (Lou,Jaime,Chace,Caden)

  • To Tony and your whole family,
    Your family is grieving now and we want to let you know that we as a group are grieving with you. You are a part of our Family and we all will keep your Mom and you and your whole Family in our prayers. May God bless you all and your Mom
    Our deepest Sympathy.

  • Ron, Tony, Dennis, Bud, Valerie, Jonathan, Nathan and all the family, my heart goes out to you on Pauline’s passing. I pray you take comfort in knowing she is in the presence of her dear Savior and have the hope of seeing her again,
    With Deepest Sympathy,
    Donna & Bruce Knight

  • I offer my sincere condolences to your entire family during this difficult time. Pauline was a wonderful person and I’m blessed to have known her.

  • Our deepest condolences to all. Your Mom will always be near to you and your children. Find Peace in her Memory.

  • We are so very sorry for your loss. Please know we are thinking of you all and keeping you in our prayers. Sending love and hugs to all.
    Love, Jim and Deb Watson ❤️

  • Dennis & family,

    I am very sorry for your loss of your mother. I am praying for you for God’s comfort and grace.

    In deepest sympathy
    Amy Southmayd Huffman

  • Mr. bud and Mrs patty Im so sorry for your loss. My condolences to you and the rest of your family.

  • Thank you Ro

  • To the family members…Growing up, you lived 2 doors down from us. I remember Anthony, Ronnie, Dennis…The Miller family sends their condolences. Dad (Charlie) died a year ago, and Mom (Mary) died 18 months prior. So sorry for your loss.
    From the ‘kids’–Mary Ann, Betty, Jean, Bobby