Selina Jean Maiorano

Selina Jean Maiorano, age 76, of Wilmington, DE, passed away peacefully at home after a long illness on Monday, June 14, 2021.

Selina was born in 1944, and grew up in Florida with her parents, the late Roy and Selina Speary, and four brothers. She attended John Dickinson High School and worked at DuPont before marrying Joseph Maiorano and staying home with her children, Dianna and Brian. Selina was actively involved with the school district while her children were growing up. She loved traveling, especially to Key West. Selina loved to dance and would dance anywhere she was. She also enjoyed feeding and pampering her feral cats. In her spare time, Selina loved to visit the casinos as well as the beach. Above all, she cherished spending time with her family.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to Compassionate Care Hospice for all their support.

Selina is survived by her daughter, Dianna Garwood of Newark; son, Brian Maiorano (Paquita) of Zürich, Switzerland; grandchildren, Nicolas and Victoria, both of Zürich, Switzerland; and ex-husband, Joseph Maiorano of Newark.

All services will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Selina’s memory to Easterseals Delaware & Maryland’s Eastern Shore, Attn: Online Giving Coordinator, 61 Corporate Circle, New Castle, DE 19720.


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5 Condolences for Selina Jean Maiorano

  • Jean was a beautiful gentle lady..😍. I remember her with a generous smile always pleasant in all our conversations. May she rest in peace….🕊🕊🕊❤️

  • Jean was a very sweet Lady. Always had a kind word and a huge smile. RIP, Jean. Prayers to the Family during this very sad loss.
    Anna DiMedio & Jim Brown

  • Jean was a nice and thoughtful person with a lovely smile. May her soul Rest In Peace.
    Our condolences go to her family. Tom & Lucille (DiMedio) Caron

  • Heartfelt condolences go out to all during this difficult time. May Jean now be resting in peace. She was a lovely lady.

  • I knew Jean ‘back in the day’. What a beautiful person, inside and out. I am so sorry to hear of her passing. My deepest sympathy to her family.