Sonia C. Blevins
October 17, 1942 - October 19, 2018
Sonia Blevins, daughter of Irvin and Ruth (Bramble) Crowe, passed away on October 19, 2018, after an extended illness. She was born on October 17, 1942 and was a lifelong resident of Newark, Delaware. Sonia retired from Christina School District after a career serving as a dispatcher and bus driver.
Sonia’s greatest pleasure was spending time with her family, celebrating holidays, especially Christmas and taking rides on country roads. Most recently she traveled to Mt. Rushmore.
In addition to her parents, Sonia was predeceased by her son, Daniel Kerry Dempsey (1993), and daughter Karen Faith Dempsey (2012). She is survived by her daughters, Kandie Dempsey and Gena Dempsey; grandchildren, Naomi (Ross) Stump, Tony (Samantha) Price, Derrick Dempsey, Darren (Jess) Dempsey; and great grandchildren, David, Alannah, Mikey, Oliver, Gavin and Jayde. She was looking forward to the November arrival of great grandson, Dax. She is survived by a brother, James Crowe and his family, and grand-nieces, Donna and Diane Bramble. Sonia was also survived by her dearest friend, Jean Kusching and her daughter, Kathy who brought great joy to her life.
A special thanks to Seasons Hospice personnel for their care over the past year.
Funeral services will be private.
If desired, donations may be directed to charities supporting children who have been victims of sexual abuse.