Virginia M. Smith - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

Virginia M. Smith

November 10, 1928 - December 5, 2017

Virginia M. Smith, age 89,  of Middletown, DE, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Tuesday, December 5, 2017.

Born in Chester County, PA on November 10, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Willis and Sudie (Sheeler) Moses. Virginia worked as a cashier for Winterthur Museum for many years.

In her earlier years, she enjoyed golfing at Delcastle, playing bingo, and crocheting afghans for just about everyone she knew. Virginia will be dearly missed and fondly remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, and dear friend to many.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Gilbert C. Smith. Virginia is survived by her children, Marla Bowlin, Barry Smith (Candace), and Deanna Fitzpatrick (Joseph); brother, Willis Moses; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Friday morning, December 8, 2017, in the chapel of Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow in the adjoining memorial park.


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12 Condolences for Virginia M. Smith

  • Deanna and family, I am so sorry for your loss. Sending you strength to get through this hard time.

  • Deanna and family, I am so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of Ginny. Please reach out if you need anything!

  • Marla, Barry and Deanna, I’m so sorry for your loss. I have lots of memories of Aunt Virginia. I didn’t see her often , but she will be dearly missed, that’s true. My thoughts and prayers are with you all and your families..

  • Prayers for Mrs. Smith’s family. Her smile & sense of humor will be missed. May God Hold Her in the Palm of His Hand Until You Meet Again.

  • She touched my life with her wonderful stories. Much love to all of you. Barb

  • Dear Deanna & Family ; Sending you my Sincere & deepest Sympathies . Cheryl M. Beattie

  • Barry Smith and family,

    Sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers with you all during this time.

    John & Ruby Kwoka

  • Virginia has left a beautiful legacy through her children, grandchildren, and great grandchildren. I know she was proud of and loved you all dearly. Thankfully, her passing was peaceful, surrounded by loved ones.

  • I would like to express my deepest sympathy to the entire family..Just by looking at Ms.Virginia she glowed and that alone gave others the feeling of love …God Bless…peace to all..

  • Deepest Sympathy to the family of Virginia. Deanna, you & your family are in my thoughts & prayers

  • Brightest blessings to a beautiful woman as she transitions to light and every prayer for consolation and comfort to her adoring surviving family. Love and prayers.

  • Deana, I am sending you and your family love and good thoughts. The loss of your mom is great. Hang in there kiddo; I am right here for you. <3