Rose Elizabeth Parcels, age 77, of Rehoboth Beach, DE, formerly of Wilmington, died July 10, 2021
Born in Valdosta, GA, Rose grew up in Princeton NJ where she went to St Paul’s Elementary and Princeton High School. She married Robert Parcels at age 19 and they shared 58 years of marriage.
Rose was a homemaker for most of her life raising two daughters, but did work for a time at the Royal Exchange restaurant and Wilmington Trust bank. She loved living at the Beach and taking care of her home and flowers.
Rose was predeceased by her daughter Christina Bradley. She is survived by her husband, Robert J. Parcels III, daughter Michelle M. Iacono and her husband Crescenzo Iacono, granddaughter Alexa Rose Iacono Nereau (and husband Christian) with a great-granddaughter due any day as well as granddaughter Hanna Marie Iacono.
Visitation will be Thursday, July 15 from 10-11 at Immaculate Heart of Mary Church, 4701 Weldin Rd., Wilmington DE 19803 with a Memorial Mass of Christian Burial at 11 am. Burial will take place privately.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society 92 Read’s Way, Suite 205, New Castle, DE 19720.