William D. Fellenbaum, Jr. - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

William D. Fellenbaum, Jr.

Born March 31, 1954

William D. Fellenbaum, Jr., age 61, of New Castle, DE, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, January 4, 2016.

A native Delawarean, Bill was born in Wilmington on March 31, 1954 and was the son of the late William D., Sr. and Emma M. (Durham) Fellenbaum. He made his career as a foreman with the former Helmark Steel in Wilmington, retiring after many years of dedicated service.

Bill was an avid gardener and enjoyed fishing in his leisure time. Above all else, he was a caring and devoted family man who was happiest in the company of his loved ones, especially his grandchildren. Bill will be dearly missed by all who knew him.

He is survived by the love of his life and partner of 15 years, Roberta Parag; children, Heather Migliore and fiancé, Stephen Kearney, Michael Fellenbaum and Billy Fellenbaum III; step children, Mark Parag and wife, Lida, Matthew Parag, Stephen Parag and Andrea Ellingsworth and husband, Howard; grandchildren, Madison, Morgan, Tyler, Brittany, Kirsten, Kayla, Haydn, Ellie, Autumn, Samantha and Howard; and his faithful canine companion, Snowball.

A memorial service will be held at 6 pm on Monday evening, January 11, 2016, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation for family and friends will be held from 5 pm until 6 pm. Interment will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bill’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association, 200 Continental Drive, Ste. 101, Newark, DE 19713.


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9 Condolences for William D. Fellenbaum, Jr.

  • He was a loving, caring, and sweet man. He treated my boys like his own grandkids. Was always very kind to me. He’s going to b missed very much.

  • I loved my poppop like he was my heart in my body i loved him so much i will miss him and he vwas a very good poppop

  • I know you will get through this. You are a survivor. I hope you know you are not alone. My sincere condolences. Thoughts and prayers to all the families R.I.P Bill (Willy)

  • We are very sorry for your loss and extend our deepest condolences. – The D’Antonio Family

  • So sorry to hear of Boomers passing. He was a good man and will be missed.

  • Heather, Billy, and Mikey,

    Words cannot tell you how sorry I am for your loss. I know that you will miss him.

  • To Boomer’s loving family,
    Please accept my sincere condolences on your loss. I am grateful to have known such a wonderful person. Prayers and thoughts for you all.

  • My condolences to Bill’s family. He was a great person. He will surely be missed.

  • We thank the lord for the time he gave us with you and I could not ask for a better poppy for my kids. You treated them from the day they were born as one of your own. You will always be in our prayers Boomer and I know my kids have another angel looking out for them in heaven.