William T. “Billy” Miko
March 29, 1988 - July 5, 2020
William T. “Billy” Miko, age 32, of Monroe, MI, formerly of Wilmington, DE, passed away on Sunday, July 5, 2020.
Born in Newark, DE, on March 29, 1988, he was a son of John B. and Beverly B. (Hughes) Miko. After graduating from John Dickinson High School, Billy attended Siena Heights University where he received his bachelor’s degree in communications. For the past five years, he was fortunate to have a job he loved working as a digital marketing manager for Sunshine Behavioral Health.
Billy loved all sports and was a huge fan of the Phillies, Raiders, and 76ers and played basketball at an early age. He had a special place in his heart for all animals, especially dogs. Billy was a very outgoing and social man who never met a stranger.
Most of all, anyone who knew Billy knows how much he loved his family. He enjoyed going to the beach with his family and friends whenever he returned to Delaware. Billy will be greatly missed by those who were blessed to know him. He will never know how many lives he has touched during his 32 years here with us.
In addition to his parents, Billy is survived by his brother, Chris Miko (Amy); sisters, Emily and Valerie Miko; paternal grandmother, Clara E. Miko; maternal grandmother, Louenette “Jerry” Hughes; step-siblings, Amanda Hajek (Erik) and Cole Beehn; step-mother, Valerie Miko; step-father, David Birchard; cousin, Brian Foskey; second cousin, Kyle Foskey; and several aunts, uncles, cousins & many dear friends.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 6 pm until 8 pm on Thursday, July 9, 2020, at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE. The family requests guests to wear casual clothing. Services and interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Billy’s memory to atTAck Addiction, P.O. Box 36, Bear, DE 19701.