Monica M. Mager, age 71, of Wilmington died Saturday, October 10, 2020 at Christiana Hospital.
Monica graduated from Nativity B.V.M. High School in Pottsville, PA in 1967. She worked as a kindergarten aide at St. Mary Magdalen School for 16 years, a job she loved, and was a long-time member of Church of the Holy Child. Monica’s greatest job in life was a spending time with her grandchildren as well as at her home in Ocean City, MD.
Monica was predeceased by her parents John F. and Julia Deitrich and sister, Sister Barbara Deitrich CSR. She is survived by her husband John E. Mager of Wilmington; children Emily Kook (Douglas) of Wilmington and Daniel J. Mager of Chalfont, PA; grandchildren Carlos and Ryan Kook; sisters Jane Deitrich of Meadowbrook, PA and Mary Maley (Joseph) of Pottsville, PA; as well as her niece and nephew Becky and Joey Maley, both of Pottsville.
Services and burial will be private.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests donations be made in Monica’s name to Church of the Holy Child, 2500 Naamans Rd., Wilmington, DE 19810.