George F. Giberson, Jr., 65, of Bear, Delaware, passed away on Monday, June 4, 2013 at his home. George was born in Chester, PA where he was reared and educated. He was a graduate of Chester High School. He was a retired veteran of the United States Air force, with whom he served for 20 years. He was a sports fan who enjoyed bowling, coaching youth sports, and umpiring baseball and softball. He was also an avid fan of the Phillies and Eagles. What he enjoyed most, however, was time spent with his family.
George was predeceased by his father, George F. Giberson, Sr. He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Kathy Giberson; his sons, Michael, David (Jen) and Shawn (Courtney); mother, Jean Mingo; grandchildren, Abby and Liam.
His funeral service will be held on Tuesday, June 11 at 11 am at the Joseph A. Ward Funeral Home, 1459 Market St., Linwood, PA. Friends and family are invited to call on Monday evening from 7-9 pm and again on Tuesday morning from 10-11 am. Burial will follow in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Bear, DE.
Age 60, of Wilmington, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 13, 2012 and was greeted with open arms by those who he missed so dearly, his daughter Kim, and his parents, Americo and Edith; and his father-in-law, Bill Willis.
Steve is survived by his wife of 36 years, Linda; his daughter, Kristi White, and her husband, John and his mother-in-law, Bea Willis.
Memorial services will be at 7 pm on Friday, December 21 at St. Mark's United Methodist Church, Stanton, where visitation will begin at 3:30 pm. Burial will be private.
The family suggests contributions in Steve's memory to either Compassionate Friends, P.O.Box 114, Rockland DE 19732 or St. Mark's UMC, 1700 Limestone Rd., Wilmington, DE 19804.
Edward Rutkowski, Jr.
At the age 58 of Wilmington, DE passed away on Thursday, July 5, 2012 in the Christiana Hospital.
Ed worked for 23 years for DuPont’s as a communication specialist and more recently as a security officer at Delaware Park.
Edziu coached Little League Baseball, was a member of the Defiance Club, the New Castle Rod & Gun Club and the Polish Library. He also officiated softball (DASA & DSUA) and football (NDFOA) throughout the State of Delaware for over 25 years.
He is survived by his sons; Edward (Lori) Rutkowski of Hockessin, DE, Matthew (Annessa) Rutkowski of GA, Brian (Elizabeth) Rutkowski of E. Providence, RI and Michael Rutkowski of Wilmington, DE, 7 grandchildren, brothers; Stephen and Paul Rutkowski, both of Wilmington, DE, sisters; Marianne D’Alessio of Wilmington, DE and Jeanne DiAmico of Lewes, DE and his ex-wife, Diane.
A memorial Mass will be offered in St. Hedwig Church, Linden & S. Harrison Sts., Wilmington, DE, on Wednesday, July 11, 2012 at 10:30am. The family will receive guests on Wednesday morning in church starting at 9 am. Burial will be private.
The family requests memorial contributions be sent to: Bus Zebley Little League, 311 S. Cleveland Avenue, Wilmington, DE 19805.
DOVER - Horace I. Ellingsworth passed away Saturday, March 31, 2012, in Nevada, surrounded by his loving family. He was 75. Horace served his country proudly in the U.S. Marine Corp, and was a lifetime member of the Marine Corp League. He received the honor of the Marine of the year May 2009-April 2010. Horace was very involved in all aspects of the Marine family, and looked forward to working with Toys for Tots. He was retired from the construction business where he did siding and window installations and was last employed with Gede Siding and Windows.
Horace was a registered umpire-ASA, USSA, Pony and high school. He was honored with his induction into the Delaware ASA Hall of Fame on Feb. 26, 2012 for 50+ years of service. He was an avid bowler for many years, volunteered time at Spences Bazaar, helping his friends at Streets Produce, and one thing everyone remembered about Horace was he was always reading a book. Horace was a sports enthusiast and umpired baseball and volleyball.
He was preceded in death by parents, William A. and Lillian B. Ellingsworth; sisters, Marion Wharton, Margaret Tyndall, and Virginia Willis; brothers, Edwin 'Ed' Law, Lee G. Ellingsworth, William B. Ellingsworth, and Walter B. Ellingsworth. Horace is survived by children, Robert Wayne "Bobby" Ellingsworth, Ronald Alan "Ron" Ellingsworth and his wife Angie, James Robert Craig, Vicki Gail Smith and her husband Wayne and Wendi Sue Powell; ten grandchildren and two great-grandchildren; and special nephew and niece, Francis Jack Law and Mae Simack.