Sylvia T. McCool

June 4, 1925 - July 3, 2019

Sylvia T. McCool, age 94, of Bear, DE, passed away peacefully in Athens, GA, surrounded by her family, on July 3, 2019.

Born in Wilmington, DE on June 4, 1925, she was a daughter of John J. and Alice B. Noronowicz. Sylvia was employed by Continental Can & DuPont for many years, but spent the majority of her life helping to care for the children in the family. Her passions in life included sewing, traveling, her family, church, westerns and books.

In addition to her parents, Sylvia was preceded in death by her husband, William E. McCool, Jr., in 2005; and brothers, Stanley, Joseph, Ronald and John. She is survived and will be dearly missed by her daughter, Diane White (Eugene); sons, Wayne and William E. McCool III; grandchildren, Lisa Garber, Carisa Forrest (Isaac) and Eric White (Angelica); 16 great-grandchildren; 8 great-great-grandchildren; and son-in-law, Jeffrey Garber, Sr.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be offered at 11 am on Monday, July 15, 2019 at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton R.C. Church, 345 Bear Christiana Road, Bear, DE. Interment will follow at Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.


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  • Sylvia was a sweet lady who loved her family. Her brother Ron loved her very much.