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Zachary Allen “Zach” McVey

January 26, 1993 - October 31, 2019

          Zachary Allen “Zach” McVey, age 26, passed away on Thursday, October 31, 2019.

          Born in Newark, DE on January 26, 1993, he was the son of Robert Eugene McVey, Jr. and the late Bianca Marie Martin.  Zach attended William Penn High School.  He enjoyed watching all sports, especially basketball and football.  Zach loved listening to music and being with his friends.  He will always be remembered as a loving son and grandson, who was dearly loved by his grandmother, Stella.

          In addition to his mother, Zach was preceded in death by his maternal grandfather, Charles Callanan; and grandmother, Sharon McVey.  He is survived by his father, Robert (fiancée, Melissa Quillen); maternal grandmother, Stella Callanan; paternal grandfather, Robert E. McVey, Sr.; his best friend, Brandon; brother, Joshua Rickard; and many aunts, uncles, cousins and dear friends.

          A visitation for family and friends will be held from 4 pm until 5 pm on Wednesday, November 6, 2019, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 North DuPont Parkway, New Castle, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 5 pm. Interment will be held privately.     

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13 Guestbook messages for Zachary Allen “Zach” McVey

  • Never really had the chance to get to know you on a deep level but just knowing you were my brother I always thought of you and now your gone and we never got to really know each other one day we will meet love you bro bro

  • I am sorry Zac I wasn’t there for you. You will be missed love you

  • im so sorry i wasnt with you i was so worried when i didnt hear from you these pass couple days i thought you was just mad at me, now i really wish you were just mad instead im writing R.I.P. I love you and ill see you on the other side.

  • Stella I am so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Sending hugs and love to you at the difficult time. May Zach R I P.

  • Only knew Zach for a short time. Sorry for the families loss. He was a good kid, hard worker. Gonna miss him being around.

  • Oh Zach,
    I’m so sorry to hear of your passing. You were a very sweet young man with a heart of gold. You will be missed by many. Praying for you and your family.

  • Condolences to the family and friends of zach ❤️ Your were a funny, sweet ,caring & lovable guy 🥺 sad to hear that your not here i was jus thinking bout u the other day . Love u my guy 🤙🏽❤️ . Rest easy 🙏🏽

  • Ms.Stella
    I am sorry to hear of Zach’s passing.We pray for you and the family’s strength as you attempt to come to grips with this.I thank God for the love you imparted in his life.Rest in that labor of love.Gods Blessings.

  • I can’t believe you’re gone. I thought you were mad at me again when you didn’t answer my message. I’ll always love you. I miss you so much already. I’ll keep your family in my prayers. Rest easy Zach

  • Dear Stella and Bobby ~ words fall short of expressing our sorrow.

    We wish that God’s peace will bring you comfort and the courage to face the days ahead.

    Cherish the loving memories that you have of Zach ~ may the memories that you shared bring comfort to your heart.

    With love, friendship and heartfelt sympathy.

  • MY PRAYERS AND CONDOLENCES GO OUT TO YOU STELLA, ZACK WAS A SWEET YOUNG MAN AND YOU WERE A GREAT GRANDMOTHER. I LOVE YOU AND ZACK AND MAY YOUR FOND MEMORIES HELP YOU GET THROUGH THIS DIFFICULT TIME.

  • Deepest condolences ❤️
    Thank you for always being sweet . Over the years we didn’t see each other but you always made a point to get in contact with me . I’ll never forget our skating days , MySpace & home phone calls 😂😂 . And how you always love “Jordan” clothing and sneaks back in the day haha . Love you #RestInPeace ❤️❤️❤️

  • So sorry Stella to hear about the loss of your Grandson. My heart goes out to you sweetheart know you are in my Thoughts 🤗 and Prayers 🙏🏻
    I Love you Stella ♥️😘