Wilmington-Dorothy A. Jackson, age 96, passed away on Monday, December 10, 2018.
She was born in Wilmington to the late Beatrice Mae and Elvin T. Jackson and graduated from P.S. DuPont HS. Dorothy was a secretary and later a caretaker to her parents.
Dorothy is survived by her 2 nieces, Marilyn Bailiff (Jacob) and Cheryl Malinowski (Mark); 2 nephews, William Phillips (Diane) and Stephen Jackson (Betsy); a brother-in-law, Edward Murphy, along with a large extended family. She was preceded in death by her 4 siblings, Vincent Jackson, Earl Jackson, Grace Phillips and Mary Murphy.
A viewing will be begin at 1pm, on Friday, Dec. 14, at the Chapel at Gracelawn Memorial Park, 2220 N. Dupont Hwy, New Castle, where a funeral service will follow at 2pm. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery.
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