Stuart “Stu” Cohen
October 19, 1944 - March 16, 2021
Stuart “Stu” Cohen, age 76, of Middletown, DE, passed away at home surrounded by his loving family on Tuesday, March 16, 2021.
Born in Brooklyn, NY, on October 19, 1944, he was a son of the late Herbert and Mary (Abramowitz) Cohen. Stu graduated from St. Johns University College in New York, then worked for several years as a pharmacist for City Drug in New York. He held various positions within the DuPont company, and retired as the director of pharmaceutical administration in 1997. Stu enjoyed fixing things, especially for his grandchildren, who sincerely loved their “Pop”. He treasured his family more than anything, and will always be held in their hearts.
In addition to his parents, Stu was preceded in death by his siblings, Arline Leifer and Robert Cohen. He is survived by his dear wife, Monica Rochelle (Lewis) Cohen; daughter, Lisa Hoffman (Brian); grandchildren, Nicole Gawel (Miles), Brian Hoffman, Jr. (Stephanie) and Connor Hoffman; nephew, Gary Leifer; and niece, Nancy Leifer.
All services will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Stu’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.