William Earl Hartman - Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Homes & Crematory

William Earl Hartman

November 9, 1940 - April 13, 2017

William Earl Hartman passed away peacefully on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at Wilmington Hospital. His family was at his bedside.

Bill had been a resident at the Mary Campbell Center since its earliest days of 1978 and enjoyed many accomplishments along the way. His lifelong dream of achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, his leadership role in Memory Makers Program and participation in Special Olympics and Easter Seals, just to name a few.

Bill loved his family and made friends everywhere he went. His smile always shined bright and he had a passion and zest for life everyday.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10:00 am until 11:00 am on Tuesday morning, April 25, 2017 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 214 Clinton Street, Delaware City, DE, where a memorial service will begin at 11:00 am. Interment will follow in the Delaware City Cemetery, Delaware City.

In lieu of flowers, contributions in Bill’s memory may be made to Special Olympics of Delaware, 619 S. College Ave., Newark, DE 19716.


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  • Billy, I will miss your wonderful smile and big laugh. I will always remember you throwing your head back and saying “Oh Danny ! ” when you were laughing at one of his Jokes. We love you William Earl , but we know you are in good hands until we meet again.

  • May you rest in peace Billy which I know you will. I only knew you for about 7 years but in that time I gained a wonderful, cheerful and inspirational friend. The Lord will take good care of you Billy and this isn’t the end for you but a new beginning. Until we meet again my friend. You are loved and missed.

  • Sorry for your loss.

  • This is my cousin Billy! His accomplishments are amazing as was he! Made the sun shine with his smile and made the day blue with his pout! I love u and was honored to be ur cousin. Hope ur loving being reunited with all that loves u in heaven! See you again!❤️