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William H. Twardus

December 27, 1945 - August 17, 2020

William H. Twardus, age 74, of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Monday, August 17, 2020.

Born in Wilmington, DE on December 27, 1945, he was a son of the late Henry A. and Clara Twardus. William worked as a driver at Waste Management for over 40 years. He enjoyed collecting railroad memorabilia and trains. In his spare time, William liked going out to eat and visiting Sandy Cove Ministries. He was a member of the Delaware Saengerbund.

William was preceded in death by his parents, Henry and Clara Twardus. He is survived by his wife, Dianna M. Twardus of Wilmington; and brother, Henry W. Twardus of Felton.

A visitation for family and friends will be held from 10 am until 11 am on Tuesday, August 25, 2020, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 11 am. Interment will follow at All Saints Cemetery, 6001 Kirkwood Highway, Wilmington, DE. Face masks will be required for all in attendance.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in William’s memory to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.


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15 Condolences for William H. Twardus

  • RIP Billy

  • Dianna,
    We are sorry for the loss of your soul mate. God put together 2 people at the right time, 19 years ago.
    May he always be in your heart.
    God will carry you through this.
    Love ya. Dave & Cheryl

  • My condolences to his family. He was a true friend to me and a very humble Individual at all times.

  • R.I.P Billy

  • Our deepest sympathies to your family. You were such a goid guy Billy, it was a pleasure knowing you & working with you. RIP Friend❣

  • Mr. Twardus was a longtime customer of True Value Hardware at Prices Corner. He always had a smile on his face And always brightened our days.
    He will be sorely missed.

    The Veasey Family

  • You will be missed..Billy T.

  • Dianna, Bobby & I are sorry for the loss of your beloved Bill. We remember fondly (and with some laughter) at what Bill forgot on the day of your wedding! That day, church, Lancaster, are each treasure’s for you to carry in your heart.
    Love, Bobby & Debbi

  • RIP Billy

  • Sending my sincere condolences omg such a wonderful gentleman Billy will be missed & a very hard worker Miss U Billy

  • Dear Dianna, I am so sorry to her about Bill’s passing. I will never forget what a genuine and nice person he was and always greated me with a great big hello and smile whenever we saw each other. It was always a pleasure to see you both at tax time. I send love and prayers that your memories may comfort you through this difficult time. My deepest condolences to you and his family.

  • Billy and Dianna were my good neighbors for many years. Billy loved his rock creations that he designed in his yard. He was a Very kind man with a big heart. RIP Billy. I wish you the best Dianna. 🙏❤️

  • We are so sorry to hear of Bill’s passing. He was such a kind man and we looked forward to his frequent visits to Copeland’s to look at stone. He always had a kind word for all of us and was so appreciative of how we always tried to find him what he was looking for. He will be sorely missed by all of us!

  • I will always remember Billy T for his wide-eyed smile and great laugh. He was one of the kindest people I have ever met. My deepest sympathy

  • Dianna,
    We are so sorry to read about the passing of Billy. He was the greatest person who always had a smile for you and always cheered a person up. I know you will miss him so much, but he still in your heart and memories. Heaven has gained an angel and the fishing has been started.
    Sending our love and hugs to you. you can contact me anytime. It was a pleasure to know Billy and be in his company. He is back with his Dad and fishing buddies/ RIP Billy