Wilmington- Eric C. Velvel, age 63, passed away unexpectedly on December 11, 2020. He was born in Wilmington, DE and was the son of the late Rosemary (McGinn) and William Velvel. Eric graduated from Mt. Pleasant HS in 1975 and received an Associate Degree from Del-Tech and also attended the University of Delaware.
Eric had a 32 year distinguished career at Boeing in Ridley Park, PA. His most recent position was as a Logistics Supportability Analyst on the V-22 Osprey program where he had the responsibility for reviewing engineering drawings and developing maintenance tasks for all of the wiring harnesses on the tiltrotor aircraft.
Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother Billy. Eric is survived by many cousins and his stepfather Bob Lawson.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Mental Health Association in Delaware, www.mhainde.org
Services and burial will be held privately.
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