Ronald “Wayne” Luff - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Ronald “Wayne” Luff

January 7, 1947 - August 11, 2019

          Ronald “Wayne” Luff, age 72, of West Grove, PA and formerly of Caroline County and Wilmington, DE, passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019, in the comfort of his own home following a long illness.

          Born in Easton, MD on January 7, 1947, he was a son of the late Lawrence and Mary (Zlock) Luff.  Wayne proudly served his country in the U.S. Navy during the Vietnam War on the USS Arneb.  He worked for many years with H.K. Griffith as an estimator.

          In addition to his parents, Wayne was preceded in death by his son, Robert W. “Rob” Luff.  He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Diane M. (Hubbard) Luff; daughter, Kristyn Luff; sister, Mary Katherine Chancey; and grandchildren, Robert W. Luff, Angalina Rickards and Kaleb M. Luff.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm on Wednesday, August 21, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 121 West Park Place, Newark, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 12:30 pm.  Interment will follow in Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

          In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in Wayne’s memory to Take a Break from Cancer for Pete’s Sake Respite Foundation, 620 West Germantown Pike, Suite 250, Plymouth Meeting, PA 19462 or        


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15 Condolences for Ronald “Wayne” Luff

  • Diane, my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family with Wayne’s passing! It is with much sadness that we have lost another member of the Class of 1966 from North Caroline HS.

  • Diane and family,
    I am so sorry to hear about Wayne. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Melanie Carroll Porter, classmate and neighbor in Dover, De.

  • So sorry for your loss.Prayers to you and your family

  • Diane,We are so sad to hear of Wayne’s passing. Thinking of you & your family 💐

  • I love you pop pop your my everything i know now you and dad are a peace please watch over us I’m so thankful i got too say i love you too you i hope you amd dad are riding the waves and fishing until we meet again i say they gone fishin

  • Diane, It was such a privilege to get to know Wayne. He was such fun to talk to and visit with in the yard, your lovely home or in the garage. He will be missed as he was like a neighborhood angel, watching over everything from his post in the garage. If we can do anything, please do not hesitate to ask. Love, Paula and Gary

  • Wayne you where a kind gentle man . I always felt welcome in your presence . You loved your grandchildren. They where your pride and joy . Heaven received an Angel Sun . Now your with Rob . You will be missed here . You fought a good battle now your job in this earth is done and I believe your at peace .

  • Diane and family so sorry to hear about Wayne my thoughts are with you

  • Diane, we were so sorry to hear about Wayne. What wonderful neighbors and friends you were. Our hearts go out to you and your family.

  • Diane, my heart truly goes out to you. You’ve been dealt a tough hand in life and you are in my prayers. I know you have great friends who will be with you every step of the way and pull you through. I haven’t seen you since our flower shop days, but I always remember the fun you brought to the store each day. Blessings and prayers to you, sweet lady.

  • Diane, we are so sorry to hear of Wayne’s passing. God had gained another angel. We share your sadness may God Bless you. We will see you Wednesday.

  • Diane and family

    Thoughts and prayers are with you.
    Beautiful video of memories made.
    Stay strong and know you are loved

  • It is sad to see another member of the class of 66 to pass away and a fellow sailor pass over the side. Our thoughts are with you. Peace.

  • Diane & Family You are in our prayers. Wayne is missed as we had good conversations on the phone. We wish you the best and God bless you, Diane and family

  • Luff family, your in my thought and prayers during this difficult time. So sorry for your loss.

    Widenor Family