Velda P. Uffelman
Born October 10, 1920
Velda P. Uffelman, age 93, of Newark, DE passed away peacefully on Sunday, January 12, 2014, at the Newark Manor Nursing Home, where she was a resident.
Born in Wymore, NE on October 10, 1920, Mrs. Uffelman was the daughter of the late Roy Williams and Hazel Kyle Williams. She worked as an accountant and office manager in the Wilmington area for many years before retiring.
Mrs. Uffelman was a longtime member of the University of Delaware’s Women’s Club. In her leisure time, she enjoyed reading and traveling. A loving and devoted wife, mother, and grandmother, she will be dearly missed.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband Dr. Robert L. Uffelman, who passed away in 1989. Mrs. Uffelman is survived by her sons, William Uffelman and wife Jane of Ocean View, DE and Raymond Uffelman of Newark, DE; 6 grandchildren; and 7 great grandchildren.
Services and interment will be held privately.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the University of Delaware College of Education Scholarship Fund c/o, the University of Delaware, Office of Development, 83 E. Main St., Newark, DE 19716.
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